In danger? thought Coraline to herself. It sounded exciting. It didn't sound like a bad thing. Not really. (2.83)
Coraline went through the door.
She wondered what the empty flat would be like – if that was where the corridor led. (3.35-6)
"It wasn't brave because he wasn't scared; it was the only thing he could do. But going back again to get his glasses, when he knew the wasps were there, when he was really scared. That was brave." (5.75)