hunger games au: last year was child’s play
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In her first games, Johanna Mason had pretended to be the underdog of the tributes, acting weak and fragile while in reality, she was strong and sly, much to the surprise of her fellow tributes. This technique allowed her to remain in the games for much longer because she was passed off as weak and somebody who would be easy to kill later on. She proved them wrong, of course, by winning the games.
Burn everything you love then burn the ashes
"I drag myself out of nightmares each morning and find there’s no relief in waking. Better not to give in to it. It takes ten times as long to put yourself back together as it does to fall apart."
Gale will never understand that side of her, so in a lot of ways she kind of starts to feel closer to Peeta - Jennifer Lawrence
“No one really needs me,” he says, and there’s no self pity in his voice. It’s true his family doesn’t need him. They will mourn him, as will a handful of friends. But they will get on. Even Haymitch, with the help of a lot of white liquor, will get on. I realize only one person will be damaged beyond repair if Peeta dies. Me.”
Look at that. It’s incredible, isn’t it? All those colors. Don’t worry about anything else. I’m right here with you.