Duty Quotes in City of Bones
How we cite our quotes: (Chapter.Paragraph)
"The Law is hard, but it is the Law." (7.99)
And Jace and the other Shadowhunters must adhere to it. No questions asked.
"My oath to the Covenant binds me," [Jace] said. "No such oath binds you." (8.60)
Here, Jace is telling Clary that she can tell Simon all about the Clave, etc., because she isn't forbidden to do so. We have a feeling that Jace wouldn't tell Simon anything even if he had a gun pointed at his head. There are some rules you just don't break.