“I have sinned against my own kind and let my soul become corrupted. I am ready to have the darkness purged.”
“And what are your sins?” the voice demanded. “Confess what you’ve done.” That was harder, but I still managed the words. If it got me closer to Adrian and freedom, I could say anything.
I took a deep breath and said: “I fell in love with a vampire.”
Though they fought and lived with honor and dignity until the end, both Thresh and Rue, were so young. But our lives aren’t just measured in years. They’re measured in the lives of people we touch around us. For myself, for Katniss, we know that without Rue and without Thresh we wouldn’t be standing here today. So in recognition of that, knowing that it in no way can make up for your loss. We’d like to donate one month of our winnings to the families of the tributes, every year, for the rest of our lives.