President Snow used to… sell me… my body, that is, I wasn’t the only one. If a victor is considered desirable, the president gives them as a reward or allows people to buy them for an exorbitant amount of money.
‘How do you bear it?’ Finnick looks at me in disbelief. ‘I don’t, Katniss! Obviously, I don’t. I drag myself out of nightmares each morning and find there’s no relief in waking.’
and we all know what we’ve done, we must be killers, children of the wild ones.
It takes ten times longer to put yourself back together as it does to fall apart.
New still and cover of Sam Claflin and Jennifer Lawrence in Catching Fire from EW [x]
I’d be content to spend the morning alone with him, but after about an hour and a half, someone puts his arms around me from behind, his fingers easily finishing the complicated knot I’ve been sweating over. Of course it’s Finnick, who seems to have spent his childhood doing nothing but wielding tridents and manipulating ropes into fancy knots for nets, I guess.
CATCHING FIRE (2013) ✝ NO DELAYS ALLOWED.