She was holding the hand of a very familiar, very handsome boy with mussed dark hair; he looked tall and rangy in an elegant black suit and white shirt that set off his high-cheekboned face. As Clary watched, he leaned over to whisper something into her ear, and she smiled, her face lighting up.
“Brother Zachariah,” Isabelle said. “Months January through December of the Hot Silent Brothers Calendar. What’s he doing here?”
“There’s a Hot Silent Brothers Calendar?” said Alec. “Do they sell it?”   

artwork by Cassandra Jean

  • Raphael:Simon I'm afraid you'll have to stay with me and be.. uh.. advisor to the.. uh.. interim chapter president which is a very real position that i did not just make up which requires you to stay by my side for the forseeable future
  • Simon:sounds fair

The Mortal Instruments Characters + Shakespeare’s Quotes

Jace Herondale: “Better be a witty fool than a foolish wit.” (The Twelfth Night)

Clary Fairchild: “Though she be little, she is fierce.” (A Midsummer Night’s Dream)

Simon Lewis: “Love all, trust few, do wrong to none.” (All’s Well That Ends Well)

Isabelle Lightwood: “Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.” (Romeo and Juliet)

Alec Lightwood: “The course of true love never did run smooth.” (A Midsummer Night’s Dream)

Sebastian Morgenstern: “Hell is empty and all the devils are here.” (The Tempest)


TID/TMI meme: no reason, I just love you

Alec Lightwood

“Alec keeps sending me annoying photos. Lots of captions like Wish you were here, except not really.” 

credits for the awesome cards to Cassandra Jean.


i.c. // “lights shine brightest in the dark”