"She looked up. “A world of nevers under a never sky.” She fit in well then, he thought. A girl who never shut up."
"People can be cruelest to those they love."
"She absorbed the terror and beauty of him and his world. Of every moment over the past days. All of it, filling her up like the first breath she'd ever taken. And never had she loved life more."
"Love is a rebellious bird that nobody can tame."
"In the afternoon, they stopped to eat on a rocky outcrop. Perry brushed a kiss on her cheek while she was chewing, and she learned that it was the loveliest thing to be kissed for no reason, even while chewing food. It brightened the woods, and the never sky, and everything."