She extracted one white tube and stared at it. It smelled like Cole. "I can't even get excited about seeing thirty, to tell you the truth."
"That's how kids in high school feel. That's why we all smoke."
-Barbara Kingsolver, Prodigal Summer
Maybe it's true what they say, that as long as you're nursing your own pain, whatever it is, you'll turn your back on others in the same boat. You'll want to believe the fix they're in is their own damn fault.
“Did you love Annie right away, Finnick?” I ask.
“No.” A long time passes before he adds, “She crept up on me.”I search my heart, but at the moment the only person I can feel creeping up on me is Snow.