Blood Lore

All your wounds are real.
Heal them, rise from the sorrow, and live again.

Far Dareis Mai had adopted him, after a fashion. Some treated him as a son, others as a brother over tea, while Maidens no more than a year older than he tried to make sure he wore the proper clothes for the heat. There was no avoiding the mothering; they simply did it, and he could not see how to make them stop, short of using the Power against the whole lot of them.”

—   Rand, The Fires of Heaven, Chapter 4 (via asthewheelturns)
  • 4 July 2012
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