| Quote #10
[Bella to Edward:] "Even if I had jumped off that cliff to die, that would have been my choice, and not your fault." (23.63)
Bella feels that Edward is wrongly taking responsibility for her life.
| Quote #11
[Rosalie:] "This is not the life I would have chosen for myself." (24.142)
Rosalie wanted to live a human life. Might she have changed her mind if she’d grown older and began to see her beauty fading?