Dangerous Beans

One-half of Deux Lectrices, writing about the things I read.

Reading progress update: I've read 47%.

The Girl in the Clockwork Collar - Kady Cross

“Griffin?” Emily shot him a glance out of the corner of her eye. “Are you doing this?”

He shook his head. “No.” But when he allowed himself to “slip” into the Aetheric plane, he could see energy crawling all over the device. [Location 1889]

 

No!  But yes, but I won't tell you that...

 

It was Sam who had the presence of mind to ask. Sam, who had a distrust of all things mechanical. [Location 1897]

 

Uuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuugh, STOP BEING AN ASSHOLE TO SAM FOR NOT LIKING MACHINES AFTER HAVING HIS BODY REMADE WITHOUT HIS CONSENT.

 

It could detonate at any moment and reduce the four of them—and possibly the entire building, perhaps the entire block—to ash. [Location 1913]

 

GO, MACHINE, GO.  PLEASE LET FINLEY BE NEARBY AS WELL.