He pulled his hand from my grasp, and placed it on my cheek, soothing me like I was a little girl who skinned her knee.
"lee, you are important to everyone here. I can't tell you how important."
-- pg 146
The faces of everyone in the room flashed through my mind. They wanted to use me, each and every one of them. My family. Alex. Peach. They each wanted me to side with them; with their realm. Not one of them really cared about me.
-- pg 185