Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451
[She] was not ready for this. Not able to even conceive of opening her heart up to anything or anyone. It was already shattered, and if she took away the shield around it, her heart might simply wither and fall to the ground like leaves in autumn.
“When we were young, Jaime and I, we looked so much alike. Even our father couldn’t tell us apart. I could never understand why they treated us differently. Jaime was taught to fight with sword and lance and mace, and I was taught to smile and sing and please. He was heir to Casterly Rock and I was sold to some stranger like a horse to be ridden whenever he desired.”
“You were Robert’s queen.”
“And you will be Joffrey’s. Enjoy.”
Denise Gosliner Orenstein, The Secret Twin
The seniors decided to turn our school into Hogwarts for their senior prank.
The result was kind of awesome.
I’m reblogging this solely because of the Dumble-door.