I’m a little late with this one thanks to post con exhaustion and the crunch to finish planning for Summer at work. But better late than never, right?
She was the heir of ash and fire, and she would bow to no one.
“I will not go to Anielle,” he growled. “And I will not serve you a moment longer. There is one true king in this room—there always has been. And he is not sitting on that throne.”
But Chaol went on. “There is a queen in the north, and she has already beaten you once. She will beat you again. And again. Because what she represents, and what your son represents, is what you fear most: hope. You cannot steal it, no matter how many you rip from their homes and enslave. And you cannot break it, no matter how many you murder.”
~ Chaol to the King of Adarlan
“Well,” she said, taking an exaggerated breath and patting Goldryn’s hilt, “let’s go see our beloved aunt. I’d hate to keep her waiting.”
~ Celaena to Rowan