People often ask what the parabatai ceremony looks like, so I asked Cassandra Jean to render Emma and Julian’s, complete with the oath and the the three rings of fire — you step from your individual ring into the shared ring, and you draw the rune on each other. Don’t try the fire part at home.
TMI Appreciation Week | Day 6: favorite family » Lightwood Family
“Lightwoods, all together.” She whispered. Jace’s hand was suddenly damp where she was holding it, and he realized she was crying, her tears splashing down crying for him, because she loved him; even after everything that had happened, she still loved him. They both did. He fell asleep like that, with Isabelle on one side of him and Alec on the other, as the sun came up with the dawn.”
Moonlight spilled off the polished surface of the boy’s violin as he turned to lay it down on top of the wardrobe, the bow beside it. When he turned back to her, he was smiling. “I should have introduced myself earlier,” he said. “I’m James Carstairs. Please call me Jem—everyone does.”
TMI appreciation week → day five
↳ favorite relationship: Magnus Bane and Alec Lightwood“Still I pictured having you for fifty, sixty more years. I thought I might be ready then to let you go. But i t ‘s y o u, and I realize now that I won’t be anymore ready to lose you then than I am right now. Which is not at a l l.”
Mark Blackthorn in City of Heavenly Fire
tmi/tid aprreciation weeks day 5: favourite relationship » Isabelle Lightwood & Simon Lewis
"there are things we want, down under what we know, under even what we feel. there are things our souls want, and mine wants you." .