Quotes from Torment

Lauren Kate ·  452 pages

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“Sometimes beautiful things come into our lives out of nowhere. We can't always understand them, but we have to trust in them. I know you want to question everything, but sometimes it pays to just have a little faith.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Would he find her?
Without question.
Would he save her?
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Are you okay?" Daniel whispered, his voice soft, his lips so close to hers.
"Yes." She could feel the beating of his wings. "You caught me."
"I will always catch you when you fall.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“If you two were going to be that obvious about it, why didn't you guys come down in your Team Daniel and Team Miles T-shirts?"
"We should order those," Shelby said.
"Mine's in the laundry," Arriane said.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“I have to go," he said at last, getting to his feet. "I shouldn't even be here, but I cannot keep my self away from you. I worry about you in every waking moment. I love you, Luce. So much it hurts.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Loneliness in a crowd of people was the worst kind of loneliness, but she couldn't help it.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Yeah,there was a whole chapter on you in my eight grade History of Angels textbook," Miles said.
Arriane clapped. "And they told me that book was banned!”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“I will always catch you when you fall”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“I know he would die if you died, Luce”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Well, as much as I love kicking asses and taking names, it's way past curfew for you three"- Arriane”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Cam's wings were so bright they were almost blinding as they pulsed.
"Holy Hell," Callie whispered, blinking.
"More or less," Arriane said”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Jealous?' Luce asked. They were alone now. She threw her arms around his broad shoulders and looked deep into his violet eyes. 'Why would you be jealous?'
'Because,' he said, rubbing his hands across her back. 'Your dance card is full. For all eternity.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Do I love him? Yes. But when the final battle comes, I'll have to kill him. That's just our reality. We both know exactly where we stand."- Francesca”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“They could steam up windows with their kisses, but as soon as they started using
their mouths for other things—like talking—everything got so complicated.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Don't go," she whispered, her eyes closed. It was all happening too fast. She couldn't give Daniel up. Not yet. She didn't think she ever could.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“When he turned to face her, the drawn look on his face was one of absolute agony as if Luce had just ripped his heart out”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Because love and hate were supposed to stand cleanly on opposite sides of the spectrum. The division seemed as clear as...well, angels and demons would once have seemed to her. Not anymore.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“No” Daniel cried “ No, no, no”
Luce’s heart ached as he tore at his hair, spun in circle and let his wings bloom out to their full size.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Daniel took Luce’s hands in his. He closed his eyes, inhaled, and let his massive white wings unfurl. Fully extended , they would have filled the entire kitchen , but Daniel reined them in, close to his body. They shimmered and glowed and looked altogether too beautiful. Luce reached out and touched them with both hands. Warm and satin smooth on the outside, but inside, full of power. She could feel it coursing through Daniel, into her. She felt so close to him, understood him completely—As If they had become one.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Oh that moment when Daniel thought he’d lost her to Cam’s starshot! His wings hat felt too heavy to lift. Colder than death. In that instant , he’d given up all hope.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Daniel didn't have to shoulder his punishment alone anymore. It was something they could do together.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“His eyes burned violet - not with anger but with intense desire. The kind of look that made you love a person so much, you missed him even when he was standing right in front of you.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“End times aren't supposed to be very pretty.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“This estrogen force field needs to dissipate... Move along. All of you. Now!”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“She just wished loving him didn’t always have to be so hard.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“He had the innate sense that something bad was just around the bend, but a hope that something incredible was waiting in the distance.
It had to be.
His burning love for her cursed through him until he felt so full he didn’t know whether he would fit through the portal.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“Daniel had ruined that couple’s life. Killed their daughter.
All because he’d been some hotshot angel who saw something he wanted and went after it.”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

“you caught me" Luce said.
"I'll always catch you when you fall" said Daniel”
― Lauren Kate, quote from Torment

About the author

Lauren Kate
Born place: in The United States
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