jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way!

oh, what fun to kill someone and end up in jail.

run like your life depends on it; because it does.

a brother may not be a friend, but a friend will always be a brother.

the red string of fate (红线) is an east asian belief; according to the myth, the gods tie a red cord around the ankles (or the little finger in japanese culture) of those that are to meet one another in a certain situation or help each other in a certain way. the two people connected by the red thread are destined lovers, regardless of time, place, or circumstances.

earth, water, fire.

some walks you have to take alone… and some as a team.

and uprisings have been known to lead to revolution.

an overcast sky seemed to lead into the heart of an immense darkness; this is the last line of the first book we’re going to read.