I don’t know how these things died without benefit of a bullet to the brain pan. They seemed to exist in an eternal twilight of longing.
The only way to control chaos and complexity is to give up some of that control
I like it that order exists somewhere even if it shatters near me.
The basic thing is, how frightened are you of chaos? And how happy are you with order?
Tiny details imperceptible to us decide everything!
The sound of him drinking was indescribable-like dirty runoff down a storm drain.
This place is Hell’s waiting room.
We all fall on hard times,
I am the rightful ruler of this world And now that I, too, have awakened, like my dragons, I have come to take back what is mine.
The instatement of the One Religion was surely the Magnates’ most cunning move: a device through which they were able to access and harness the incalculable power of the people’s spiritual fervor… Elijah could imagine the Magnates taking cold pleasure in their handicraft.
Where chaos ruled, people both high and low were easy to manipulate.