Wherever we are, we are as one— Cassandra Clare
Risky Will Herondale quotations
Life is a book and there are a thousand pages I have not yet read.
Jem told me what Ragnor Fell said about my father,” Will said.
“That for my father, there was only ever one woman he loved, and it was her for him, or nothing. You are that for me. I love you, and I will only ever love you until I die —
Will has always been the brighter burning star, the one to catch attention — but Jem is a steady flame, unwavering and honest. He could make you happy.
Do reasons matter when there's nothing that can be done to change things.
So you're a Shadowhunter,' Nate said.
'De Quincey told me that you lot were monsters.' 'Was that before or after he tried to eat you?' Will inquired.
I don't know how to live in the world as a Shadowhunter without Will.
I don't think i even want to. I am still a parabatai, but my other half is gone.
He began it,” Cecily said, jerking her chin at Will, though she knew it was pointless. Jem, Will’s parabatai, treated her with the distant sweet kindness reserved for the little sisters of one’s friends, but he would always side with Will. Kindly, but firmly, he put Will above everything else in the world. Well, nearly everything.
If there is a life after this one, he said, let me meet you in it, James Carstairs.
I have heard sometimes that men who lose an arm of a leg still feel that pain in those limbs, though they are gone,' said Will. 'It is like that sometimes. I can feel Jem with me, though he is gone, and it is like I am missing a part of myself.
Will smiled the way Lucifer might have smiled, moments before he fell from Heaven.
Someday, Will, I will go where none can follow me, and I think it will be sooner rather than later. Have you ever asked yourself why I agreed to be your parabatai?
We live and breathe words. It was books that kept me from taking my own life after I thought I could never love anyone, never be loved again. It was books that made me feel that perhaps I was not completely alone. They could be honest with me, and I with them.
I want you to be happy, and him to be happy.
And yet when you walk that aisle to meet him and join yourselves forever you will walk an invisible path of the shards of my heart Tessa. I would give over my own life for either of yours.
Our souls are knit. We are one person, James.
Perhaps not," said Will, who had ears like a bat's. "But I would make a radiant bride.
I am not a certified idiot—" "Lack of certification hardly proves intelligence," Will muttered.
Jem is nothing but goodness. That he struck you last night only shows how capable you are of driving even saints to madness.
For five years it had been his absolute truth.
Jem and Will. Will and Jem. Will Herondale lives, therefore Jem Carstairs lives also.
And you should not be out and about in your nightgown. There are Lightwoods wandering these halls.
It was books that made me feel that perhaps I was not completely alone.
They could be honest with me, and I with them.
Remember when you tried to convince me to feed a poultry pie to the mallards in the park to see if you could breed a race of cannibal ducks?" "They ate it too," Will reminisced. "Bloodthirsty little beasts. Never trust a duck.
There's nothing you could have done that would cause me to cease loving either of you. Will is myself, my own soul, and if I am not to have the keeping of your heart, then there is not other I would rather have that honor.
I feel like you can look inside me and see all the places I am odd or unusual and fit your heart around them, for you are odd and unusual in just the same way. We are the same.
What I do know is that if we are born again, I will meet you in another life, and if there is a river, you will wait on the shores for me to come to you, so that we can cross together.
It's too late," she said. "Don't say that." His voice was half a whisper. "I love you, Tessa. I love you.
Ah,” said a voice from the doorway, “having your annual ‘everyone thinks Will is a lunatic’ meeting, are you? “It’s biannual,” said Jem. “And no, this is not that meeting.
Are you implying that shreds of my reputation remain intact?" Will demanded with mock horror. "Clearly I have been doing something wrong. Or not something wrong, as the case may be." He banged on the side of the carriage. "Thomas! We must away at once to the nearest brothel. I seek scandal and low companionship.
You said I am a good man," he said. "But I am not that good a man. And I am--I am catastrophically in love with you.
Achilles was murdered with a poisoned arrow, and Jason died alone, killed by his own rotting ship. Such is the fate of heroes.
wanting what you could not have led to misery and madness
Vampires bore a grudge longer than any technically living creatures, and whenever they were in a bad temper, they expressed themselves through murder.
The girl behind the scrawled letters.
I loved you from the moment I read them. I love you still.” - Will Herondale
Bloodthirsty little beasts. Never trust a duck.- William Herondale
Marry me," he said. "Marry me, Tess. Marry me and be Tessa Herondale. Or be Tessa Gray, or be whatever you wish to call yourself, but marry me and stay with me and never leave me, for I cannot bear another day of my life to go by that does not have you in it.