William Shakespeare, Henry V (via girlchoking)
You have witchcraft in your lips.
I’m not a stranger,” I said, and pointed to his book. “I’m someone who reads the same authors you do.Lemony Snicket (via amandaonwriting)
Writing stories not only involved secrecy, it also gave her all the pleasures of miniaturization. A world could be made in five pages…The childhood of a spoiled prince could be framed within half a page, a moonlit dash through sleepy villages was one rhythmically emphatic sentence, falling in love could be achieved in a single word—a glance.Ian McEwan, Atonement (via bookmania)