Quotes from I Stand Before You

S.R. Grey ·  410 pages

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“Maybe we aren't so very different after all. There's good and bad in both of us, and that's what binds us together, for better or worse.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“If Chase's wings are broken, then mine are shattered.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“Kay is a sandcastle on the beach, and I'm a fucking hurricane. I'd not only wash her away, I'd fucking destroy her.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“Tell me, Chase. Tell me what I think I already know. Tell me what you’re feeling. I feel it too, I do.' My slaughtered heart stitches back together, more solid than ever. `I love you,' I whisper. `I love you so fucking much.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“You're not broken.' I touch the angel between the wings on his back for emphasis. 'You're putting your life back together. Building isn't breaking, Chase.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You



“We both still, lips touching, breaths shared. This is what we are, two broken people who when connected are made whole, made right. I feel this everywhere, my body, my heart, my soul.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“My tats were but temporal attempts to heal my soul, as my heart remained an open wound.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“I knew the things happening in my life would eventually define my future, and I guess I hoped no matter what occurred those things wouldn't ultimately define me.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“As I stand before you, judge me not.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“He kisses me hard, tells me between frenzied kisses, `You feel so good, beautiful, beautiful, sweet girl. Feel how much I want you.' He circles his hips against mine. `I want you like this all the fucking time.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You



“For Chase, I accept dares, I'm learning to take chances. He makes me feel unafraid.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“I decide this day with Chase Gartner--my friend, my maybe-possibility--is the best one yet.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“As we held tightly to one another, like two lost ships on a sea of confusion, I breathed in the guy I've grown to care for so very much.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“This is what Kay needs right now, soft touching and caring. When we're together, I want to love her just like this.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“It’s at that exact second I realize—in a rush, like a wave crashing all around me—I have fallen in love. I am head over heels in love with Chase Gartner.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You



“Chase has made me feel a lot of things today, things I thought I’d never feel again—excitement, giddiness, lust, possibility. But the most important one—the one I want to cling to like a girl who’s been stumbling around for too long in the dark and has just spotted a sliver of light—is hope.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“Hi,' Kay says all shy-like, as if she's suddenly not sure if she should be here. To me, she looks like she's belonged here all along.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“Chase and I are in this for the long haul. I've stood before him and he's stood before me. And this is what it's all come down to: Chase Gartner is my future, my forever. And I, I am his.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


“I like this dirty Chase, this crude and irreverent man. I want to go where he's taking me. I need to be dragged down to where he is so we can build ourselves back up, together, stronger.”
― S.R. Grey, quote from I Stand Before You


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S.R. Grey
Born place: in The United States
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