• Didn’t understand love? Was she crazy? If she only knew what I’d sacrificed for Dimitri, what I’d done to be where I was now . . . all for love. She was the one who couldn’t understand. Love wasn’t a fling in a back room at a party. It was something you lived and died for.

    Richelle Mead (2009). “Blood Promise: A Vampire Academy Novel”, p.122, Penguin