Happy 26th Birthday Lily Jane Collins! (03.18.1989)
“When you’re just being yourself, that’s when you attract someone with the qualities that are most suitable for you. The second you write someone off because they’re ‘not your type,’ you shut yourself off from a person and an experience that might be perfect for you. Sometimes you just need to say yes.”
After Katniss is gone, I look around searching for one of the careers, but all of them seem to be far. I lay down in the grass feeling dizzy as I try to remember the effects of tracker jacker poison.
Before I can do anything about it I heard a familiar song and opened my eyes wide open. A young version of Katniss is standing in front of me with two braids instead of one just like in the day I met her. Shock cross my face as I realize she’s singing the valley song.
Suddenly, she disappears and a seventeen year old Katniss appears. She’s not really looking at me, she is looking away. Everything is a bit blurred, her face is the only thing clear to me and she seems really, really tired. When I was about to ask her if she was okay she disappeared just like the young Katniss.
I was searching for another Katniss when I saw two kids playing. The little girl had brown hair and green eyes and the little boy was blonde and had grey eyes. For a second I felt happy for the first time in days. I don’t why, but that kids were special to me. I opened my mouth to call them when I felt something cutting my leg causing me to fall. Iturn around and all I see is Cato with a sword in his hand and lots of blood on it.
Tom Delonge on his letter to Travis Barker after the plane crash in 2008: He landed and mailed a letter and two photographs to Barker: a photo of Blink aboard a submarine in the Middle East and another of himself and his two kids. “One was ‘Do you remember who we were?’ and the other was ‘This is who I am now,’ ”