He shook the strings, the harsh sound of plastic rubbing on plastic made him stop with a cringe. "At least he sent you balloons." "Balloon." She corrected, head still on her desk. "The Sorry one came from your mother for your face." "Now wait a minute-" -JuliaKnox
Katherine looked right into me with those fierce chestnut eyes, pinning me in place. "You're not your father." Her voice didn't have its usual sharp edge, and for once she almost sounded soft. She gently raised her hand and touched my cheek. Our lips weren't even three inches apart now. "I know you're not. You're good, and thoughtful, and kind. I know that. Even if no one else can see it."
And then there's Remus Lupin's entire life - the loneliness as a child because of his lycanthropy, then finally finding friends who accept him, LOSING ALL THREE IN ONE NIGHT, waking up one day seeing James's son next to him, probably thinking for a moment that he's James, and then when he finally finds love and a family of his own he dies fighting for them?! If your heart doesn't ache for Moony, I hate you