Sarah Zettel Quotes.

1. "Mama took me in her arms and held me tight. Her embrace was hot and she smelled like sweat, dust, and grease, but I wanted her. I wanted to crawl inside her mind to find that place that let her smile and sing through the worst dust storms. If I had to be crazy, I wanted my mama's kind of crazy, because she was never afraid."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

2. "I wasn't used to looking ahead. Not like Jack. Maybe that was why he had that ready grin. I could see through the dust, but he could see through time, and he didn't even need magic to do it."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

3. "They were beautiful beyond words, beautiful beyond understanding. So beautiful, I wanted to tear out my heart and hand it over, because after seeing them, I surely wouldn't have any more use for it."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

4. "Bullets sound like hornets when they pass too close to your head. After a while, the world closes down. You can't hear much, you can't see much, just the way ahead, the next slat, the next open gate. All you know is running; the only place that's real is away."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

5. "What's it like where they live?" "It's everything you want it to be."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

6. "I wish I knew who I am," I whispered to the stars in Baya's eyes. Slowly, Baya shook his head. "Oh, Dust Girl, that's the hardest wish of all. Not even Baya can give you that one. That one you earn."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

7. "Sometimes it's not good for people to find out who you really are."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

8. "I'd been right about Jack Holland. He had the kind of face that could make you believe."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

9. "Now that you know the wishing ways, you'll feel the wishes around you. They'll make you itchy, 'cause you know you can do something about them, but that ain't always the best idea."
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

10. "We're not in Fairyland! We're in Kansas!"
- Sarah Zettel, Dust Girl

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