Emily Thorne Quotes
Emily: Jack went rogue and you didn't tell me about it?
Nolan: Actually, I gave him my blessing.
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Love built on lies is an arduous endeavor, for wherever passion and treachery meet, dissolution begins. Stiil, we fight to hold our ground in the emptiness ignoring the fact that every relationship, even the ones we cherish, inevitably dies.
In order to regain control, we must sometimes relinquish it. By doing so, we believe we are protecting the ones we love, the ones we cannot live without. But the most dangerous truth of all is that control is merely an illusion.
It's hard for me to share memories from my past, Daniel. It's hard for me to trust. You know, people think that because I lost my family I never knew what real love was. But I did and it was ripped away from me and I still feel that pain like it was yesterday. That's why I push people away.
[to Aiden] You came back here to help me and I've made you feel used. But the truth is you mean so much more to me than that. You're everything to me.
Nolan: The more things you try to control, the more chance for error.
Emily: I didn't come here for platitudes.
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Aiden: Do you love him?
Emily: Are you serious?
Aiden: I need to know, Emily, because I didn't just come here to take down the Graysons. I came because of you, and I will not be made a fool of.
Emily: I'll handle this.
Jack: And how are you going to do that, Emily? You can't even trust the people you have on your side.
Jack: I keep telling myself I don't want to know, maybe I'm trying to protect myself or you, but the more I see, the more I wonder what happened to that little girl that I met on the beach?
Emily: What happened to her? She lost everything, Jack. How do you not get that?
Jack: I know about loss, Emily. Believe me.
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