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Being good to each other is so important, guys.

(via sarcasticfina)

9:04 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  231,064 notes

“We build up pretty pictures of men, when we want to be in love. We hate to have them ruined.”

— Trickster’s Choice
Tamora Pierce (via steakisawesome)

8:09 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  175 notes

“If you’ve a story, make sure it’s a whole one, with details close to hand. It’s the difference between a good lie and getting caught.”

— Tamora Pierce (Trickster’s Choice)

(Source: penchantingwords)

7:14 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  133 notes

“Not too fast,” called Raoul. “Let’s not scare anyone.”
“His majesty said with all deliberate speed!” chirped the courier. He flinched under Lerant’s glare.
“That’s how we’re doing it,” Raoul told him. “Deliberately.”

— Raoul, Squire (via diamond-hime)

6:19 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  230 notes

“I would apologize for my rudeness, if I had manners. Happily, I don’t.”

— Emperor Mage, Tamora Pierce (via bookphile)

5:23 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  148 notes

Sir and Lady Knight are titles granted to individuals by the crown and aren’t passed on. Alanna prefers “Sir” because she was making a point. Kel prefers “Lady Knight” because she’s making a different point. Jon just throws up his hands and tells the Master of Ceremonies to ask the ladies for their preference.

— Tamora Pierce. One of my favourite things ever. (via skavalli)

4:28 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  261 notes


I feel like this is an understatement.


I feel like this is an understatement.

3:33 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  386 notes


the office door


the office door

2:37 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  413 notes

“I’m so shallow I’m surprised I don’t reflect myself.”

— First Test, Protector of the Small, Tamora Pierce (via bookphile)

1:42 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  24 notes

Girls Can’t Fight! Salma’s mouth twisted wryly. “What do they think their mothers do, when lords are at war and a raiding party strikes? Stay in their solars and tat lace?”
That made Kel Smile. “My aunt lit barrels of lard and had them catapulted onto Scanran ships this summer.”
“As would any delicately reared noblewoman.”

— First Test, Protector of the Small, Tamora Pierce (via bookphile)

12:46 pm  •  1 September 2014  •  38 notes