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Breaking Dawn

Breaking Dawn

by Stephenie Meyer

The Supernatural Quotes

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Quote #7

[Seth to Bella:] "Lucky thing Ness–Renesmee's not venomous." (23.18)

If Renesmee was venomous she could kill Jacob. Since he imprinted on her, that would be his death sentence – he can't stay away from her, dangerous or not.

Quote #8

[Jasper:] "I can't understand. I can't bear this." (23.115)

Jasper thought he had the rules of the supernatural world all figured out, but Bella has proved herself to be an exception. He has to face the reality that, vampire or not, he always had a choice on how to live his life, too.

Quote #9

[Bella:] Renesmee was… sitting up on the floor with Rose and Emmett hovering over her, playing with a little pile of twisted silverware. She had a mangled spoon in her hand. (25.26)

Bella watches Renesmee, playing on the floor with toys, just like any toddler – except that no normal tike would have the strength to bend silverware. Imagine Renesmee playing with humans her own age…

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