Lena's hair was sticking out in about fifteen directions, and her eyes were all small and puffy from crying. So this was what girls looked like in the morning. I had never seen one, not up close.
crazy-hair Beauty morning
I have dozens of loyal fans! Baker's dozens! …they come in thirteens.
If I promise you I'll show up fifteen minutes late, I'll always arrive on time.
late promise on-time
Every teenager in the world feels like that, feels broken or out of place, different somehow, royalty mistakenly born into a family of peasants. The difference in your case is that it's true.
Family ya clary-fray
My name is Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered.
first-lines Death opening-lines
Mr. Freeman sighs. "No imagination. What are you thirteen? Fourteen? You've already let them beat your creativity out of you!
I was hoping they'd put up flyers like they do for lost cats," he said. "Missing, one stunningly attractive teenage boy. Answers to 'Jace' or 'Hot Stuff.
You know, there's no more dangerous creature on Earth than the teenage girl.
To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive.
girls Beauty prettiness
Look how we take your children and sacrifice them and there’s nothing you can do. If you lift a finger, we will destroy every last one of you. Just as we did in District Thirteen.
katniss-everdeen intimidation threat
When you become a teenager, you step onto a bridge. You may already be on it. The opposite shore is adulthood. Childhood lies behind. The bridge is made of wood. As you cross, it burns behind you
adulthood childhood bridge
Sometimes wisdom came from strange places, even from giant teenaged goldfish.
annabeth-s-thoughs frank-zhang wisdom