16. "They forbade me to leave the island. He brushed my hair back from my forehead. I thought it would be better if I stayed away, but I was wrong. Without you, I was lonely and miserable and empty. Every night I could think of nothing but you. I know exactly what you mean I saw one of the zookeepers peering into the bushes. They’re coming. You should go. No. he put his arms around my waist. I’m not going to leave you again."
- Lynn Viehl, After Midnight
18. "Showing up underdressed is as smart as standing in the marketplace and shouting you've become an agent for the crown." "I'd hang myself first. I hate being a female." "Well until you sprout a beard and cock there you are."
- Lynn Viehl, Her Ladyship's Curse