It’s a way of living with a tragedy, I guess, to claim after it happens that you saw it coming, as if somehow you had made the necessary adjustments beforehand. I could understand that.
The Sweet Hereafter (via willyoucarrymeaway)
Destroy the idea that men should respect women because we are their daughters, mothers, and sisters. Reinforce the idea that men should respect women because we are people.
When her kiss transforms the Beast, she is furious.
"You should have warned me! Here I was smitten by an exceptional being, and all of a sudden, my fiance becomes an ordinary distinguished young man!"