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Enna Burning Quotes

12 of the best book quotes from Enna Burning
  1. #1
    “All I’ve ever wanted was to be near you.”
  2. #2
    “Finn always called it Enna’s Stream. He tended to refer to most anything as belonging to her—Enna’s Meadow, Enna’s Mountain. When he referred to Yasid as Enna’s Kingdom, she said, ‘Isn’t that your heart?’
    Finn smiled and kissed her hand. Isi rolled her eyes.”
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    Shannon Hale
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    Enna Burning
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  3. #3
    “I know I would crumble if I lost you.”
  4. #4
    “Did you love me most when I was drugged and helpless, Sileph? Did you love me when I was so baffled by the king’s-tongue that I actually thought you were a man? You loved a shell, then.”
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    Shannon Hale
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    Enna Burning
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  5. #5
    “They laughed much harder than the memory was funny because it felt good to laugh.”
  6. #6
    “He’s just Finn. We’ve been friends too long and I know him too well, you know? And he’s still a boy, Doda. If I ever find a man, he’ll have to be a man, really a man, to handle me”
  1. #7
    “I’m a terrible prince. I should put my kingdom first and everything else second, but your first. I want you by my side every second . . .”
  2. #8
    “She dismounted, grabbed Enna’s hand so tightly that she drew blood with her fingernails, walked straight into the nearest cottage, and plopped down on a bed. Enna nodded to the startled cottage dwellers.
    ‘It’s the queen, you see,’ said Enna. ‘She’s going to have a baby in your house. You don’t mind?‘”
  3. #9
    “Hello, Razo. Enna loves me, did you hear?”
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    Shannon Hale
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    Enna Burning
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    RazoFinnEnna
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  4. #10
    “She touched the healthy folds of skin around the baby’s neck, wrists, and thighs, the dark lines crying for life made in his forehead, and thought how people start with wrinkles and end with wrinkles, grow into their skin and then live to grow out of it again.”
  5. #11
    “BURN HIM, prompted the fire. The excitement of burning was simmering in her, heating her up for more action.”
  6. #12
    “And Isi always listened, never told Enna she had been foolish, never said hollow things like ‘You’ll be all right.’ . . . Isi saw Enna’s struggle and her sadness, and she understood.”