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family drama Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about family drama
  1. #2
    “My, what a greedy little trinity you are: king, king, king. Two of you must learn to live with disappointment.”
  2. #3
    “Henry: Did the Channel part for you?
    Eleanor: It went flat when I told it to. I didn’t think to ask for more. How dear of you to let me out of jail.”
  3. #4
    “Well, what family doesn’t have its ups and downs?”
  4. #5
    “I’ve snapped and plotted all my life. There’s no other way to be a king, alive and fifty all at the same time.”
  5. #6
    “It’s going to be a jungle of a day: if I start growling now. I’ll never last.”
  6. #7
    “My position is - well frankly, Philip, it’s a tangle. Once I’m dead, who’s to be king? I could draw papers ‘til my scribes drop or the ink runs out, and once I died, unless I’ve left behind me three contented sons, my lands will split three ways in civil war.”
  7. #8
    “For these ten years you’ve lived with everything I’ve lost and loved another woman through it all. And I’m cruel. I could peel you like a pear and God would call it justice ...”
  8. #9
    “Well ‒ what shall we hang? The holly or each other?”