In theory, I was anxious, even eager to trade mortality for immortality. After all, it was the key to staying with Edward forever. And then there was the fact that I was being hunted by known and unknown parties. I’d rather not sit around, helpless and delicious, waiting for one of them to catch up with me. In theory, that all made sense. In practice… being human was all I knew. The future beyond that was a big, dark abyss that I couldn’t know until I leaped into it.
It’s an extraordinary thing to meet someone who you can bare your soul to, and who’ll accept you for what you are. I’ve been waiting for what seems like a very long time to get beyond what I am. And with Bella, I feel like I can finally begin.
"Fire and ice, somehow existing together without destroying each other. More proof that I belonged with him."