Growth and change were viewed as reactions to conditions met
We only have babies when we’re young enough not to know how grim life turns out.
To read, even in the half-dark, is also to call the lost forward.
The momentum of the mind can be vexingly, involuntarily capricious.
Because no retreat from the world can mask what is in your face.
When you can’t die, she thought, everything sounds like a clock ticking.
At its most elemental, a spell is no more than a recipe for change.
There were people everywhere but no one was mine, and I was no one’s.
My job is to protect you, Lady Glinda even if you are loosing your mind.
Where I’m from, we believe in all sorts of things that aren’t true… we call it history.