Sleeping Beauty (1959) vs Maleficent (2014)
- Quotes (4/?)
“Look at me, America.”
I blinked a few times and pulled my gaze up to his eyes. Through the pain, he smiled at me.
“Break my heart. Break it a thousand times if you like. It was only ever yours to break anyway.”
“Shhh,” I urged.”
- Quotes (5/?)
“Maxon, some of those marks are on your back so they wouldn’t be on mine, and I love you for them”
He stopped breathing for a second. “What did you say?”
I smiled. “I love you.”
“One more time, please? I just—”
I took his face in both of my hands. “Maxon Schreave, I love you. I love you.”
But even now I know this isn’t a fairy tale. I know that we’ll have hard times, confusing times. I know that things won’t always happen the way we want them to and that we’ll have to work to remember that we chose this. It won’t be perfect, not all the time. This isn’t happily ever after. It’s so much more than that.
-Maxon to America
You know what’s stupid? The fact that I read The Selection as just a “haha this sounds cute” light read expecting to just pass time between series and I got super emotionally invested dammit Maxon and your fucking ear tugging and I’m counting down days to The One like my life depended on it light read my ass
Happy 3rd anniversary to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge!