favorite characters: adrian ivashkov ♡ I tried to be a better person for her– but it was to impress her, to get her to want me. But when I’m around you, I want to be better because… well, because it feels right. Because I want to. You make me want to become something greater than myself. I want to excel. You inspire me in every act, every word, every glance. I look at you, and you’re like… like light made into flesh. […] You have no clue how beautiful you are or how brightly you shine.
Why would you do that? Why would you do that for me?Because you deserve credit for what you’ve done. Because he needs to realize you aren’t the person he’s always thought you were. He needs to see you for who you really are, not for all the ideas and preconceptions he’s built up around you. It should have been enough for you to tell him who you are - to show him who you are - but he wouldn’t listen.
and please, would you remember to tell the girl that runs with the wolves, that her skin will thicken, her tongue sharpen and soon enough her bones will resemble the animals which she treasures so much.