I never wanted any of this. I never wanted to be in the games. I just wanted to save my sister and keep Peeta alive.
Mrs. Everdeen, it’s the things we love most that destroy us.
One bit of characterization I like about Asami is the way she shows affection through physical contact.
(And even better is the fact that she instinctively rejects Varrick’s own friendly invasions of personal space, not to mention Mako’s attempt to end an argument with hand-holding).
"I’m very shy,” O’Brien says. “I wish more people believed me when I say that. Stiles is a version of me that rarely exists in the real world. He’s so confident and extroverted, and I’m much more restrained and internal.”