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Sabriel Quotes

11 of the best book quotes from Sabriel
  1. #1
    “Death and what came after death was no great mystery to Sabriel. She just wished it was.”
  2. #2
    “Does the walker choose the path, or the path the walker?
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    Garth Nix
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    purposelife path
  3. #3
    “Touchstone watched, suddenly conscious that he probably only had five seconds left to be alone with Sabriel, to say something, to say anything. Perhaps the last five seconds they ever would have alone together.
    I am not afraid, he said to himself.
    “I love you,” he whispered. “I hope you don’t mind.”
  4. #4
    “Prepare a crossing party,” snapped Horyse. “A single person to cross. Miss Abhorsen, here. And Sergeant, if you or Private Rahise so much as talk in your sleep about what you may have heard here, then you’ll be on gravedigging fatigues for the rest of your lives!”
  5. #5
    “Astarael, the Sorrowful,” whispered Sabriel. Astarael was the banisher, the final bell. Properly rung, it cast everyone who heard it far into Death. Everyone, including the ringer.”
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    Garth Nix
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    deathbellssorrow
  6. #6
    “Our parts now -- which perforce we must play -- are not father and daughter, but one old Abhorsen, making way for the new. But behind this, there is always my love.”
  7. #7
    “Your spirit was somehow preserved just beyond the border of Death, and your body preserved as the wooden figurehead. Both necromantic and Free Magic would have been involved. Very powerful magic, on both counts. I am curious as to why it was used on you.”
  8. #8
    “I had hoped there was another reason for you to carry his sword.”
  9. #9
    “Instantly, she turned on her left heel and began racing back to the border with Life, drawing her sword. [...] Sabriel reached the border and, with a furious thrust of will, her spirit emerged back into Life.”
  10. #10
    “Do not tarry, do not stop, no matter what happens.”
  11. #11
    “Abhorsen is mine. You will leave her to me.”

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