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by Stephenie Meyer

Sex Quotes

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Quote #7

…his body felt colder than ever. (20.176)

It's an interesting reversal that Edward gets colder when he's sexually aroused. Can you think of other reversals in Eclipse, related to Edward and Bella's sexual relationship?

Quote #8

[Bella to Edward:] "You're trying to protect my virtue!" (20.225)

Aside from religious beliefs, what's so sinful about sex? How does modern media portray sex?

Quote #9

Instead of anger he imagined passion. He thought I was finally responding to him. (23.264)

For Jacob, anger and passion are inextricable connected. Is that just because he's a werewolf or does passion always have a violent streak?

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