The Darkest Minds meme » 2/5 characters
Liam found us there a short while later, just as Zu was tying off the braid she’d woven in my hair with a glittery hair tie. I sat on the tile and she sat on the shelf behind me like some fairy queen.
“Magnificent!” I told her, when she held a broken mirror out in front of my face. “You are incredible.”
And my reward for that was the feeling of her arm’s birdlike bones twining around my neck. I twisted around so that I was facing her, because I wanted her to see my face—I wanted her to see how serious, how sincerely I meant it when I repeated myself.
“You are incredible.”