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New Moon

New Moon

by Stephenie Meyer

Choices Quotes

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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?

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