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Stefan Salvatore

" But he was tired to live in the shadows. He was tired of the darkness, and of the things that lived in it. Most of all, he was tired of being alone. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 01, p.6
" He’d never be accepted completely, of course. A bitter smile curved his lips at the idea. He knew better than to hope for that. There would never be a place where he could belong completely, where he could truly be himself. Unless he chose to belong to th "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 01, p.7
" And immediately he felt the presence of that mind again. It glowed at the edge of his consciousness, a golden light, soft and yet vibrant. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 02, p.19
" But the most important things they learned were good manners and courtesy. I’m sure your books will tell you that. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 02, p.21
" But what Stefan saw then was like a blow to his stomach. Katherine was smiling – the little secret smile that she had often shared with him. But she was not looking at him. She was looking at Damon. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 03, p.26
" Human blood. The ultimate elixer, the forbidden wine. More intoxicating than any liquor, the steaming essence of life itself. And he was so tired of fighting the need. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 05, p.51
" When I first met you, I knew you`d never learned any manners, but I had no idea that your character was quite so underdeveloped. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 07, p.83
" A gentleman doesn`t force his company on anyone, he doesn`t insult a woman, and, above all, he does not hurt her... "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 07, p.84
" Even Tyler wouldn`t be that stupid. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 08, p.97
" I am as strong as you are, brother, and I fear nothing in the shadows or the sunlight either. And I love Katherine more than friends or family--"" [...] ""Enough to give up anything. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 09, p.106
" Elena... For a moment he felt a rush of pure joy and awe, forgetting everything else. Elena, warm as sunlight, soft as morning, but with a core of steel that could not be broken. She was like fire burning in ice, like the keen edge of a silver dagger. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 09, p.107
" How could I be sorry, when you are here? "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 11, p.130
" You said I was quick - but that`s just what I`m not. Have you ever heard the saying `the quick and the dead`, Elena? Quick means living; it means those who have life. I`m the other half. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 13, p.165
" No, we cannot. It must be one or the other Katherine. I will never share you with him. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 13, p.171
" I killed Katherine with my pride and my jealousy, and I killed Damon with my hatred. But I did worse than kill my brother. I damned him. If he hadn`t died then, with Katherine`s blood so strong in his veins, he would have had a chance. In time the blood "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 14, p.179
" You think there`s no reason to be afraid? Damon may have attacked those people, but he doesn`t control my thoughts. And you don`t know what I`ve thought about you. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 14, p.183
" Oh, Elena, I believe it. Whatever happens, we`ll be together. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Awakening, Chapter 14, p.187
" Nothing much. Mrs Flowers is just a terrible housekeeper. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 04, p.242
" Elena. Even when he wasn`t looking at her, he was aware of her more than of anything else in the room. Her living presence beat against his skin like sunlight against closed eyelids. When he actually let himself turn to face her, it was a sweet shock to a "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 06, p.258
" Stefan stared, mesmerised, at the two round marks on the fine-grained skin. They were very light, translucent burgundy colour, like much-watered wine. He set his teeth and forces his eyes away. Looking much longer at that would drive him crazy. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 06, p.260
" I was there in an ordinary house full of ordinary people, just as if I had every right to be. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 07, p.270
" The stronger your Powers are, the more you`re affected by certain limitations. The more you belong to the dark, the more the rules of the dark bind you. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 07, p.272
" Legend has it that mirrors reflect the soul of the person who looks into them. That`s why primitive people are afraid of mirrors; they`re afraid that their souls will be trapped and stolen. My kind is supposed to have no reflection - because we have no s "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 07, p.274
" Right. And that`s one of the things Damon might try. He can use the power of his mind even from a distance, and he can do it whether you`re awake or asleep. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 09, p.299
" If I thought it would do you any good, I`d leave. I wouldn`t expose you to Damon. But I don`t think he`d follow me if I went, not any more. I think he might stay - because of you. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 09, p.300
" I won`t leave you alone with him. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 09, p.301
" Some people are more easily influenced than others, Elena. Vickie`s will was never very strong. It belongs to him, now. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 11, p.331
" It doesn`t matter now. I didn`t want to invade your privacy. I didn`t even want to ask. And all the time you were worried about protecting me. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 13, p.353
" When you said we needed to talk today, I thought you`d changed your mind about me. And I wouldn`t have blamed you. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 13, p.353
" When Katherine died, I thought I could never love anyone else. Even though I knew she would have wanted me to, I was sure it could never happen. But I was wrong. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 13, p.355
" I won`t leave you, Elena; I`m going to stay and fight. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 13, p.356
" I`ll put her under the trees. The willows, not the oaks. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 15, p.383
" He`d kissed Elena`s cold forehead and laid her under a willow tree. He would come back here, if he could, to join her, after. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 16, p.384
" Power. Life. They had it; he needed it. With the glorious rush of strength that came with what he`d already drunk, he stunned them easily. Then he moved from one to another, drinking deep and throwing them away. It was like popping tops on a six-pack. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Struggle, Chapter 16, p.385
" Finish it. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Fury, Chapter 01, p.4
" That`s what you wanted, wasn`t it, Damon? And now you`ve got it. You had to make her like us, like you. It wasn`t enough just to kill her. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Fury, Chapter 02, p.7
" I never thought you were a liar. Just about everything else, but not that. I`ve never heard you try to coer up for yourself before. "
Stefan Salvatore, The Fury, Chapter 02, p.7
" Stay in here and -and keep away from the window. Please."" "
" You like stealing, you mean. And that doesn`t account for half of what I can smell on you. Are you dying or have you just gone crazy? "
" Signore Marino has been dust for hundreds of years by now-as we should be too. Which has nothing to do with this conversation, brother. "
" I asked you what you were doing, and you know what I meant by it - you must have bled half the girls in town "
" Good-bye, Damon. I can`t say it`s been a pleasure- "
" I`m sorry. I just meant that Elena won`t be safe if any of you tells even one person. It would be all over the newspapers right away: GIRL RETURNS TO LIFE. And then what do we do? "
" (to Elena) ""You didn`t know she`d get so upset. You didn`t hurt her. "
" She thinks that Caroline is hurt and she`s worried about her - for some reason I don`t get. "
" I think - well, it may be too early to say, but she seems to be almost possessed by something - but I have no idea what. I think I have to do some serious research. But what`s certain is that she was behaving strangely - even for Caroline. And I don`t kn "
" Talking or no talking, walking or floating, she has the Power. Enough to drive oridinary vampires crazy. Crazy enough to hurt her to get it. And she doesn`t kill - or wound. At least, I can`t imagine her doing that. What I`m hoping, is that I can take he "
" You don`t need to take a lot and you shouldn`t, I`m holding you too hard or hurting you? "
" Elena kissed them. Didn`t you even realize she was gone?I brought them back here,and she came downstairs and breathed into their mouths and it cured them. From what I`ve seen, she seems to be slowly turning from spirit to full human. I`m guessing it will "
" My Dearest Elena, I knew you look here sooner or later. I hope you never have to see it at all. If you’re reading this, then Damon is a traitor, or something else has gone terribly wrong. I going out to the woods to talk to him tonight-If I don’t come ba "
" No bargains, don’t even think of mention them to me. Go away. You’ve gotten better but you’re still a dream. "