• In quick succession, Qhuinn reviewed his answers: No, of course not, the knife was acting of its own volition. I was actually trying to stop it...No, I only meant to give him a shave...No, I didn't realize that slicing open someone's jugular was going to lead to death.

    J.R. Ward (2008). “Lover Enshrined: A Novel of The Black Dagger Brotherhood”, p.214, Penguin