115. although they knew each other for just a short time, zoë and bianca had a close bond. zoë could see a true hunter’s spirit in bianca - and once she realized that she would die on the quest to save artemis, she planned to make bianca her successor.
83. the aphrodite cabin had a massive bulletin board with the name of every single camper. once a ship was decided - they had a formal vote for each one - a small red string was placed on the board, connecting the names of the two people who were simply destined to be together. (percy and annabeth’s names had been connected since the first day he was conscious.)
Whenever I see a pretty girl, I feel so intimidated. It's like whenever I think I look decent or okay, I come across a pretty girl in a picture or a pretty friend and I just immediately fall into the assumption that I would never measure up to that kind of "pretty." It's like I can never be enough because there will always be someone prettier and better.