by Stephenie Meyer
Marriage Quotes in Eclipse
How we cite our quotes: (chapter.paragraph)
Ugh. I did know his condition. Edward promised that he would change me himself whenever I wanted… just as long as I married him first. (4.92)
Given that Bella is all about getting her fairy tale of "true love happily ever after," why isn't she excited about a fairytale wedding?
[Bella:] "I'm not that girl, Edward. The one who gets married right out of high school like some small-town hick who got knocked up by her boyfriend… That's not who I am." (12.116)
Although Bella lives in small-town Forks, she doesn't consider herself a small-town girl. Is her description of small-town girls accurate? What kind of girl does Bella think she is?