When I was young, I was afraid of the dark. When I got older, I learned that darkness is a place, and it’s full of monsters.
Maybe it’s nicer inside the walls of the Little Palace, but out here, when you’re different, when you look different, everything’s at risk of becoming a fight.
Cardinal north is a direction on a map. True north? True north is home. It is where you feel safe. And loved.
You dragged me away from my only friends and now, according to you, I’m gonna be a target for the rest of my life. You wanna know why you’ve never found someone with this power? Maybe it’s because they don’t want to be found.[to Kirigan]
I spent years thinking I’d find a way out. Around the Fold, to go somewhere where no one cares where I’m from. But now, I’m old enough to know the only way out is through.