The Hunger Games
How we cite our quotes:
"Listen up. You're in trouble. Word is the Capitol's furious about you showing them up in the arena. The one thing they can't stand is being laughed at and they're the joke of Panem," says Haymitch.
I feel dread coursing through me now, but I laugh as though Haymitch is saying something completely delightful because nothing is covering my mouth. "So what?"
"Your only defense can be you were so madly in love you weren't responsible for your actions." (26.55-57)
The Games might be over, but pretending to be love turns out to be the only defense Katniss will have against the Capitol.