Pacat Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 100 famous quotes and sayings about pacat to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 100 Quotes About Pacat

#1. The guard said, 'Our orders are no one in or out.'
'You can tell the Prince that,' said Damen, 'after you tell him you let through the Regent's pet.'
That got a flicker of reaction. Invoking Laurent's bad mood was like a magical key, unlocking the most forbidding doors. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #4143
#2. And with returning awareness, he saw as if for the first time the bodies of the men that he had killed to get to the Regent's decoy, and beyond that, the evidence of what he had done. The - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #11564
#3. Damianos," Touars said. "Princekiller."
It was the last thing he said. Damen
pulled the sword out. He took a step
back. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #15385
#4. When Laurent turned to face him, his
eyes were dark. His lips were parted
uncertainly. He had lifted his hand to his
own shoulder, as though chasing a ghost
touch there. He did not look exactly
relaxed, but the movement did look a
little easier. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #19724
#5. If we just knew which end to start with,' Lamen said. It was suddenly obvious that Lamen had no idea what to do. With a clear moment of insight, Charls saw that Lamen was not a cloth merchant's assistant. He was the prince's private companion, and had no real skills whatsoever. 'Guilliame, - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #55601
#6. Damen felt it then, the first dizzy edge of new emotion, and he let go his hold of Laurent like a man fearing a precipice; and yet was helpless. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #76081
#7. It was the earring. Laurent was always so austere. The earring reframed him. It gave the appearance of a sensual side, sophisticated and subtle. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #96313
#8. Order whatever punishment you like, from the coward's distance of a chain-lenght. You and Govart are two of a kind. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #117390
#9. Friends,' said Laurent, 'Is that what we are?'
[ ... ]
Damen said, with helpless honesty, 'Laurent, I am your slave. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #126984
#10. This is close quarters.'
'Close enough to see your eyelashes,' said Damen. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #138961
#11. You're still wearing it."
He couldn't help but say it. Laurent's wrist was heavy with gold, like the colour of his hair in the firelight.
"So are you."
"Tell me why."
"You know why," said Laurent. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #148496
#12. I would court you, with all the grace and courtesy that you deserve, - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #167709
#13. The delicate thing that had grown between them had never had a right to exist. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #201466
#14. You weren't making love to a slave, you were making love to me.' And he couldn't think that through clearly but he could catch a glimmer of it, a glimmer of the edge of it. 'I thought you wouldn't, I thought you'd never - ' He took a step forward. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #222601
#15. You just surprised me,' said Damen. 'Sometimes I think I understand you, and at other times I can't make you out at all.'
'Believe me, that sentiment is mutual. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #232449
#16. Once in his life - Laurent got only two words out before the man simply did what most people wanted to do when speaking with Laurent: he hit him. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #234642
#17. I think if I gave you my heart, you would treat it tenderly. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #238940
#18. How can you trust me, after what your own brother did to you?"
"Because he was false", said Damen, "and you are true. I have never known a truer man. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #244878
#19. The Crown Prince was camped at Nesson this very minute, on his way to the border to stand up to Akielos. He was a young man serious about his responsibilities, Charls said. Damen had to make an effort not to look over at Laurent, gambling, when he said it. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #247023
#20. He wasn't sure how it would be, but
when Laurent saw who was beside him,
he smiled, the expression a
little shy but completely genuine.
Damen, who hadn't been expecting it,
felt the single painful beat of his heart.
He'd never thought Laurent could look
like that at anyone. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #249764
#21. Damen was smiling helplessly. 'that was adequate.' 'You've been waiting to say that.' The words were only a little blurred. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #265310
#22. It was like watching a boar try to take on the endless blue of the sky. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #265710
#23. Stop enjoying yourself," Damen murmured. "We're going to be killed, any minute."
"Giant animal," said Laurent.
"Stop it. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #268927
#24. If it hurt it was fitting. It was simply kingship. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #274977
#25. Damen's understanding of Laurent rearranged itself, in order that he might despise him more accurately. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #279444
#26. I'm not going to use the knife," said
Damen, "but if you're willing to put it in
my hand, you underestimate how much I
want to."
"No," said Laurent, "I know exactly what
it is to want to kill a man, and to wait. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #289465
#27. Auguste had fought with honour. He had
been the one honourable man on a
treacherous field. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #309053
#28. That was their Prince for you, a twisty, vicious fiend who you should never, ever cross, unless you wanted your gullet handed to you on a platter - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #309939
#29. Time unslid the knot of any last ribbon of tension. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #312570
#30. Laurent, just turned twenty, and possessing an elaborate mind with a gift for planning, detached it from the petty intrigues of the court and set it loose on the broader canvas of this, his first command. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #318836
#31. Keep your mouth off my brother. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #327009
#32. Charcy is claimed for Akielos.' As he rose, Damen wrapped his hand around its wooden pole and planted it in the earth. The - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #329713
#33. Your inclination appears to be much as
it was last night."
Damen found himself saying, "You talk
the same in bed," and the words came
out sounding like he felt: helplessly
charmed. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #335922
#34. A golden prince was easy to love if you did not have to watch him picking wings off flies. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #338380
#35. Let me tell you what is going to happen. You are going to be executed. You are going to be executed whatever you say or do. But I will spare your women, if they agree to answer my questions.' Silence. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #350351
#36. [After the Captain of the guards went into the wagon, where Laurent dressed as Jokaste was wearing a short blue dress]
'The stories of Lady Jokaste's beauty are not exaggerated,' said the Captain, man-to-man, as they wound their way across the countryside. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #356101
#37. I'm not sure that's quite what I asked,"
said Laurent. His voice had the same
quality as his gaze. "This is close
quarters."
"Close enough to see your eyelashes,"
said Damen. "It's lucky you do not have
the size to breed great warriors. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #365964
#38. He was under no illusion that he was going to be taken to the campfire to roll around with Laurent. If anything, he was going to be taken to the campfire to watch Laurent do some inventive sidestepping. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #369887
#39. Laurent said, 'Hello, lover. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #383162
#40. By that time, Damen had received the tally of the dead: twelve hundred of us, six and a half thousand of them. He - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #384414
#41. For a moment he thought Laurent wasn't going to do it. But in public, Laurent had no recourse to refusal. Laurent extended his hand. And then waited, palm outstretched, his eyes lifting to meet Damen's. Laurent said, 'Put it on me.' Every - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #386923
#42. When laced into his clothing, Laurent's dangerous grace lent him an almost androgynous quality. Or perhaps it was more accurate to say that it was rare to associate Laurent with a physical body at all: you were always dealing with a mind. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #386976
#43. Don't, said Laurent, toy with me. I - have not the means to defend against this. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #401861
#44. Together we can do what we cannot do apart. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #422024
#45. I didn't send them after you,' said the cool, familiar voice. 'I sent them after the Regent's Guard, who were making enough racket to raise the dead, the drunk, and those without ears. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #476950
#46. Laurent could inspire homicidal tendencies simply by breathing. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #491402
#47. Guilliame came to talk to him, since they were the same rank.
'Lamen. That's an unusual name.'
'It's Patran,' said Damen.
'You speak very good Akielon,' he said, loudly and slowly.
'Thank you,' said Damen. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #494890
#48. With a clear moment of insight, Charls saw that Lamen was not a cloth merchant's assistant. He was the prince's private companion, and had no real skills whatsoever. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #503204
#49. You see a panther opening its jaws, you don't get your dick out. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #518118
#50. It's not naive to trust your family.'
'I promise you, it is,' said Laurent. 'But I wonder, is it less naive than the moments when I find myself trusting a stranger, my barbarian enemy, whom I do not treat gently. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #519110
#51. You really do have ice in your veins,
don't you, said Damen. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #529276
#52. Laurent said, 'What do you think of Jord?'
'I like him,' said Damen. 'You should be pleased with him. He was the right choice for Captain.'
There was an unhurried pause. Aside from the sounds Damen made when he picked up a vambrace, the tent was quiet.
'No,' said Laurent. 'You were. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #529394
#53. Laurent asked, 'Is it different than with a man?' 'Yes,' said Damen. It was different with everyone. He didn't say this aloud; - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #539760
#54. Laurent flushed. The colour hit his
cheeks hard, and a muscle tightened in
his jaw as whatever he felt was forcibly
repressed. It was not like any reaction
that Damen had ever seen from him
before, and he couldn't resist pushing it a
little further. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #541002
#55. I miss you too,' he said. 'I'm jealous of Isander.' 'Isander's a slave.' 'I was a slave.' The moment ached. Laurent met his gaze, his eyes too clear. 'You were never a slave, Damianos. You were born to rule, as I was. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #543419
#56. You're better than I am.'
Damen couldn't help his amused breath of reaction to that, or the long, scrolling look from Laurent's head to his toes and back again, which was probably a little insulting. But really. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #547812
#57. I remember. You take a great deal of
pleasure in small victories." Damen
quoted Laurent's words back to him.
"It's not small," said Laurent. "It's the
first time I've ever won a play against
my uncle. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #560647
#58. Laurent entered, an edge to his grace, like a leopard with a headache. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #565643
#59. He had the choice of the poor with no other way to survive, the choice of a child powerless to his elders, the choice of a man when his King gives him an order, which is no choice at all, and yet still more than is afforded to a slave. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #567073
#60. He did remember being supported by two of the guards, here, in this room, while Radel stared at his back in horror. "The Prince really . . . did this?" "Who else?" Damen said. Radel - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #574789
#61. If you were a pet, I would have gifted you enough by now to buy out your contract, many times over."
"I'd still be here," said Damen, "with you. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #600943
#62. Is there anyone at this court who isn't my enemy?"
"Not if I can help it," Laurent said. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #601458
#63. We could try some other arrangement."
"You're right: it should be me in front
and you carrying the horse. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #608931
#64. If someone kills your family you don't rest until they are dead. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #622754
#65. It's what I came here last night to say. I'm going to take care of it.' 'Promise me,' Damen heard himself say. 'Promise me we won't let him - ' 'I promise.' Laurent - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #623196
#66. He loved the way that Laurent kissed, as if Damen was the only person that he had ever kissed, or would ever want to. The - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #623409
#67. Laurent said, 'No. I'm not here to - ' He said, 'I'm just here. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #654425
#68. There was no immediate disaster. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #674130
#69. It was true; it was somehow not even a surprise, more like a truth that had grown for some time on the edge of his awareness, now brought into sharp relief. He thought: two thrones for the price of a few hire swords and a dose of pleasure drug. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #687886
#70. There was a warmth in his chest whenever he looked at Laurent. He didn't look often for that reason. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #691145
#71. I miss you," said Laurent. "I miss our conversations. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #700695
#72. After a long moment Laurent said, with painful honesty, "I ... find it difficult to let go of control."
"No kidding," said Damen. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #702176
#73. He knew that he was vulnerable to her in this state, that her expertise, like Laurent's, was in finding weakness and pressing down. He looked over at Laurent and said, flatly, 'Deal with it.' Laurent - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #743350
#74. It was like watching a man smile as he surrendered himself to drown in deep water. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #748970
#75. It's lucky King Damianos is at Delpha,' said Charls, uncertainly. 'There's no need to worry that the Prince is away so close to the Ascension.' 'Yes, this would be a terrible idea otherwise,' said Lamen. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #756548
#76. Then, in the spirit of benevolence, "Your face is well balanced." She slapped him encouragingly on the back, "You have very long eyelashes. Like a cow. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #756752
#77. Why do you give me good advice?"
asked Laurent.
Isn't that why you brought me with
you? Instead of speaking those words
aloud, Damen said, "Why don't you take
any of it? - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #760099
#78. Don't think, he'd said, because it was easier than saying, Take me for who I am.
He couldn't bear that suddenly. He wanted it without pretences, without excuses, his fingers curling hard into Laurent's hair.
'It's me,' said Damen. 'It's me, here with you. Say my name.'
'Damianos. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #761545
#79. And any hope Damen had that Laurent
could control this scene ended as
Laurent's face shuttered, as his eyes went
cold, and with the sharp sound of steel,
his sword came out of its sheath. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #788742
#80. After a long moment, Laurent said, I'm going to need some help standing up. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #802166
#81. When he closed his eyes, he felt how it might have happened: slowly, Laurent's mouth opening, Laurent's hands lifting hesitantly to touch his body. He would have been careful, so careful. Aimeric - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #813065
#82. Auguste preferred women. He told me I would grow into it. I told him that he could get heirs and I would read books. I was ... nine? Ten? I thought I was already grown up. The hazards of overconfidence. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #816882
#83. You're in a strange mood,' said Damen. 'Stranger than usual.'
'I'd say I'm in a good mood.'
'A good mood.'
'Well, not as good a mood as Volo,' said Laurent. 'But the food's decent, the fire's warm, and no one's tried to kill me in the last three hours. Why not? - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #824480
#84. You look like a whore.' The soft words barely stirred the air by Damen's ear, inaudible to anyone else. Laurent murmured: 'Filthy painted slut. Did you spread for my uncle the way you did for Kastor? - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #835896
#85. Damen said, 'I made him a promise.'
'And when he learns who you are?' said Jord. 'When he learns that he is facing Damianos on the field?'
'Then he and I meet each other for the first time,' said Damen. 'That was also a promise. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #856968
#86. To gain everything and lose everything in the space of a moment. That is the fate of all princes destined for the throne. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #858217
#87. My scorn and contempt,' said Laurent, 'are not in need of your leniency. Lord Touars, you face me in my own kingdom, you inhabit my lands, and you breathe at my pleasure. Make your own choice. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #858778
#88. There is little sense in pitting a lesser sense of duty against a greater one. No leader could expect loyalty to hold under those circumstances. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #858825
#89. By this time, the camp was cleared, and the newly pitched tents looked like softly glowing globes, the light from lamps inside turning the tent skins to warm gold. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #864004
#90. Damen had half expected a gaudy parade costume, but Laurent had always defined himself against the opulence of the court. And he did not need gilt to be recognised under a parade standard, only the uncovered bright of his hair. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #869432
#91. Laurent had stopped dead the moment he had seen Damen, his face turning white as though in reaction to a slap, or an insult. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #870748
#92. All bad things were done in the dark. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #871748
#93. Stay with me until this thing is done, and I will take off the cuffs and the collar. I will release you willingly. We can face each other as free men. Whatever is to fall out between us can do so then. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #873605
#94. A ludicrous boyish hope flared that someone would come to help him, and, carefully, he extinguished it. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #882774
#95. To keep. I wouldn't wear it.' said Laurent, 'though I don't believe your imagination is having any difficulty with the idea. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #889267
#96. There was a man I was supposed to meet. He's got all these ideas about honour and fair play, and he tries to keep me from doing the wrong thing. But he's not here right now. Unfortunately for you. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #894694
#97. Torveld favoured Laurent with another of those long, admiring looks that were starting to come with grating frequency. Damen frowned. Laurent was a nest of scorpions in the body of one person. Torveld looked at him and saw a buttercup. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #895031
#98. They agreed on a rendezvous, and Laurent took off with the restrained urgency of a man who has to find some way to hide sixteen hands of bay gelding behind a shrub. - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #896633
#99. I tried that too,' said Laurent. 'I don't like to think of myself as predictable. But apparently I cycle through all the normal responses. Shall I tell you what you're going to do when I stick the knife in for the first time? - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #899718
#100. Laurent said, 'Hello, lover.' It - Author: C.S. Pacat
Quotes About Pacat #903839

Famous Authors

Popular Topics