quote by Wilma Rudolph

I had a series of childhood illnesses... scarlet fever.... pneumonia.... Polio. I walked with braces until I was at least nine years old. My life wasn't like the average person who grew up and decided to enter the world of sports.

— Wilma Rudolph

Seductive Fever Series quotations

Your joy can fill you only as deeply as your sorrow has carved you.


Fever series quote Great things are done by a series of small things, brought together.
Great things are done by a series of small things, brought together.

He pulls me around and kisses me. "You're Mac," he says. "And I'm Jericho. And nothing else matters. Never will. You exist in a place that is beyond all rules for me. Do you understand that?" I do. Jericho Barrons just told me he loves me.

Fever series quote Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought to
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.

Jericho Barrons just told me he loves me.

You're Mac, and I'm Jericho. And nothing else matters.

Jericho Barrons was my poison now.


Fever series quote Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought to
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.

Although it may not seem like it, this isn’t a story about darkness.

It’s about light. Kahlil Gibran says Your joy can fill you only as deeply your sorrow has carved you. If you’ve never tasted bitterness, sweet is just another pleasant flavor on your tongue. One day I’m going to hold a lot of joy.

He lives. I breathe. I want. Him. Always. Fire to my ice. Ice to my fever. -Mac

I didn’t ask. Some things are better left unsaid. He looked at me and I shivered. I never get enough of him. Never will. He lives. I breathe. I want. Him. Always. Fire to my ice. Ice to my fever. Later we would go to bed, and when he rose over me, dark and vast and eternal, I’d know joy.

Fever series quote Great things are done by a series of small things brought together
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together

Unpredictable as a hungry lion, he might be feared by everyone else, but he never ripped out my throat, only licked me, and, if his tongue was a little rough sometimes, it was worth it to walk beside the king of the jungle.