"You become. It takes a long time. That's why it doesn't happen often to people who break easily or have sharp edges or who have to be carefully kept. Generally, by the time you are Real, most of your hair has been loved off and your eyes drop out and you get loose in the joints and very shabby. But these things don't matter at all, because once you are Real you can't be ugly, except to people who don't understand"
Divergent - thrilling adventure book in an altered society. Fun to read and easy to get lost in this alternate world. Just or preordered my Kindle version of Insergent the 2nd book to this series coming out May 1st!!
Favorite excerpt: "May the peace of God be with you," she says, her voice low, "even in the midst of trouble." "Why would it?" I say softly, so no one can hear. "After all I've done..." "It isn't about you," she says. "It is a gift. You cannot earn it, or it ceases to be a gift."