Could he feel it, too? Maxon broke the kiss and looked at me. “You’re so pretty when you are a mess.” I laughed nervously. “Thank you. For that and for the rain and for not giving up.” He ran his fingers along my cheek and nose and chin. “You’re worth it. I don’t think that you get that. You’re worth it to me”
“It’s the most wonderful and terrible thing that can ever happen to you,“ she said simply. "You know that you’ve found something amazing, and you want to hold on to it forever; and every second after you have it, you fear the moment you might lose it.” I sighed softly. She was absolutely right. Love was beautiful fear.”
-Kiera Cass, The Elite
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Just as he is on the brink of winning a senate seat, up-and-coming politician Maxon Schreave meets a concert violinist named America Singer. Though he is instantly smitten, mysterious men conspire to keep him away from her. Maxon learns that he is facing the powerful agents of fate itself, and glimpsing the future laid out for him, must either accept a predetermined path that does not include America, or else defy fate to be with her.