It’s a long shot, it’s suicide maybe, but I do the only thing I can think of. I lean in and kiss Peeta full on the mouth. His whole body starts shuddering, but I keep my lips pressed to his until I have to come up for air. My hands slide up his wrists to clasp his. “Don’t let him take you from me.”
Peeta’s panting hard as he fights the nightmares raging his head. “No. I don’t want to…”
I clench his hands to the point of pain. "Stay with me."
His pupils contract to pinpoints, dilate again rapidly, and then return to something resembling normalcy. “Always,” he murmurs.
After all, to the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.
and then one day
he faded away
I don’t think I know who the Doctor is any more.(insp)
“Contrary to what we may have been taught to think, unnecessary and unchosen suffering wounds us but need not scar us for life. It does mark us. What we allow the mark of our suffering to become is in our own hands.” - Bell Hooks (insp)
I wish time was still, we’d stay right here
“But Dumbledore says he doesn’t care what they do as long as they don’t take him off the Chocolate Frog cards.”
a woman with thick, shining dark hair, long eyelashes and heavily hooded eyes… was sitting in the chained chair as though it were a throne
Your failure to understand that there are things much worse than death has always been your greatest weakness.