When we met, I was a skinny twelve-year-old, and although he was only two years older, he already looked like a man. It took us a long time for us to even become friends, to stop haggling over every trade and begin helping each other out.
At some point, you have to stop running and turn around and face whoever wants you dead. The hard thing is finding the courage to do it.
The bird, the pin, the song, the berries, the watch, the cracker, the dress that burst into flames. I am the mockingjay. The one that survived despite the Capitol’s plans. The symbol of the rebellion.
josh hutcherson should probably off himself for being so ugly/untalented
This is a moment you’ll never forget. The moment when a tribute becomes a victor.
Goodbye, my hopeless dream.
District 12 and The Capitol: parallels/contrasts
Well, obviously they’re pretty good; they win it almost every year. But they can be arrogant and arrogance can be a big problem.
Katniss Everdeen: Quotes
People help the people (x)
The finale of the 74th Annual Hunger Games
I turn to Rue’s family. “But I feel as if I did know Rue, and she’ll always be with me. Everything beautiful brings her to mind. I see her in the yellow flowers that grow in the Meadow by my house. I see her in the Mockingjays that sing in the trees. But most of all, I see her in my sister, Prim.” My voice is undependable, but I am almost finished. “Thank you for your children.” I raise my chin to address the crowd. “And thank you all for the bread.”
I just… I just miss him. And hate being so alone. Does he miss me? He must
The Hunger Games (2012)