Katniss, I don’t think you understand how important you are to the cause. Important people usually get what they want. If you want to keep Peeta safe from the rebels, you can.
miss everdeen, it’s the things we love most
t h a t d e s t r o y u s
I never wanted any of this. I never wanted to be in the Games. I just wanted to save my sister and keep Peeta alive.
“No one really needs me,” he says, and there’s no self pity in his voice. It’s true his family doesn’t need him. They will mourn him, as will a handful of friends. But they will get on. Even Haymitch, with the help of a lot of white liquor, will get on. I realize only one person will be damaged beyond repair if Peeta dies. Me.
The one who could think of the right thing to say when nobody else could.