"Maybe that was what brought us close together-the fact that we surpassed all expectations and chose our own routes. Me, an assassin. Her, a warrior. The perfect pairing."
“I’m not going anywhere. I want you to get it, because I think you’re missing the big picture. I want you, for a lot longer than a brief fling. I see the potential for forever here, don’t you?”
"Something invisible, unbreakable, and incurable had a hold on us, drawing us in like moths to a single flame. Could we one day break free of it, or would it choose to break us instead?"
“Two Harts. One forever. How can I choose?”
"The troubled little girl I vowed to protect. The beautiful young woman I tried to resist. The Bratva princess I grew to hate."
"When I was twelve years old he saved me, and I have belonged to him ever since..." "Maybe I needed to save him back for him to belong to me, too..."
"They stole what was mine. I'm taking it back, and more. I'm not interested in their properties or shares. I don't want their small change. I want my enemy's biggest asset - his beautiful, mentally unstable daughter. But if she thinks I only want her for her money, she's sadly mistaken.