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Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Fri Dec 25, 2020 4:31 am
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
I know that while you are pleased with yourself, you will think of us with...
an uneasy silence
from The DaVinci Code by Dan Brown

ending with:
I know that while you are pleased with yourself, you will think of us with an uneasy silence.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Tue Dec 29, 2020 8:48 pm
by Emily Spencer
Our last quote for December is:
In the fairy tales, the poor girl smiles when she becomes...
From Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Finishing with:
...the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself
From 1984 by George Orwell

So it becomes:

"In the fairy tales, the poor girl smiles when she becomes the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself."

All beans from last week have been awarded.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Wed Dec 30, 2020 7:00 pm
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
In the fairy tales, the poor girl smiles when she becomes...
lighter, clearer, more alive.
from The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle

Ending with:
In the fairy tales, the poor girl smiles when she becomes lighter, clearer, more alive.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Wed Jan 06, 2021 5:19 am
by Emily Spencer
Our first quote for January is:
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to...
From: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Finishing with:
...build the future by avenging the past.
From: The Once and Future King by T.H. White

So it becomes:
"I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to build the future by avenging the past."

All beans from last week have been awarded.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:28 pm
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to...
I have so many options from this wondrous book ... here are two from from:

Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch by Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett:
"Let there be light"
Ending with
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to "Let there be light".

and
thwart the wiles of the Evil One at every turn
Ending with
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to thwart the wiles of the Evil One at every turn.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:43 am
by Emily Spencer
Our next quote in January is:
“Oh, the terrible struggle that I have had against...
From Dracula by Bram Stoker

Ending with:
...my better self–my good angel–I am bound to you with a strong attachment
From Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

So it becomes:
"Oh, the terrible struggle that I have had against my better self-my good angel-I am bound to you with a strong attachment."


All beans from last week have been awarded.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:33 pm
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
“Oh, the terrible struggle that I have had against...
all the pigeons coming over from the east.
from Expecting Someone Taller by Tom Holt

Ending with:
“Oh, the terrible struggle that I have had against all the pigeons coming over from the east."

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 3:37 pm
by Emily Spencer
Our next quote in January is:
I always knew I was an excellent liar; I just didn't know that I...
From: Wither by Lauren DeStefano

Finishing with:
...can wring tears from the hardest hearts.”
From: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

Ending up with:

"I always knew I was an excellent liar; I just didn't know that I can wring tears from the hardest of hearts."

All beans from last week have been awarded.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2021 8:29 pm
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
I always knew I was an excellent liar; I just didn't know that I...
will perish in flames.
from The Serpent's Shadow by Rick Riordan

ending with
I always knew I was an excellent liar; I just didn't know that I will perish in flames.

Re: Finish the Quote

Posted: Fri Jan 29, 2021 1:20 am
by Amy Darvill
I always knew I was an excellent liar; I just didn't know that I...
And then my addition
...may have to take the fireplace poker to my brother to silence this spectacle.
From A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray

to make

I always knew I was an excellent liar; I just didn't know that I may have to take the fireplace poker to my brother to silence this spectacle.