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by Stephenie Meyer

Jealousy Quotes in Eclipse

How we cite our quotes: (chapter.paragraph)

Quote #4

[Edward to Bella:] "You're quite adorable when you're jealous. It's surprisingly enjoyable." (8.404)

What could be so enjoyable about your lover being jealous of your past love interests?

Quote #5

I turned my face up for a goodbye peck but Edward took me by surprise, fastening his arms tightly around me and kissing me with… enthusiasm. (10.297)

By parading his passionate kiss with Bella, Edward stakes his claim on Bella in front of Jacob. What does his behavior say about the role of physical intimacy in a relationship?

Quote #6

…without warning, Jacob suddenly licked my face from chin to hairline… then there was Edward, on edge and clearly disappointed. I realized he'd been hoping for a different reaction. (18.188)

What irks Edward more? Furry Jacob licking Bella's face or human Jacob kissing her? Which display of affection is more intimate, in your opinion?

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