“People are looking at you, Katniss. You’ve given them an opportunity, they just have to be brave enough to take it.”
The Hunger Games;
President Snow: Hope. It is the only thing stronger than fear.
I found the place to rest my head.
Never let me go, never let me go.
“And remember this. I’m not allowed to bet, but if I could, my money would be on you.”
the hunger games cast shoot
I want to do something, right here, right now, to shame them, to make them accountable, to show the Capitol that whatever they do or force us to do there is a part of every tribute they can’t own. That Rue was more than a piece in their Games. And so am I…
…I step back and take a last look at Rue. She could really be asleep in that meadow after all.
“Bye, Rue,” I whisper. I press the three middle fingers of my left hand against my lips and hold them out in her direction.
“Oh,” I say under my breath. “Tick, tock.” My eyes sweep around the full circle of the arena and I know she’s right. “Tick, tock. This is a clock.”