I have never listened to anyone who criticized my taste in space travel, sideshows or gorillas. When this occurs, I pack up my dinosaurs and leave the room.
Finnick?" I say, "Maybe some pants?" He looks down at his legs as if noticing his outfit for the first time. Then he whips off his hospital gown leaving him in just his underwear. "Why? Do you find this" -- he strikes a ridiculously provocative pose -- "distracting?" I laugh. Boggs looks embarrassed and Finnick looks more like the guy I met at the Quarter Quell
Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I'm not going to make it, but you laugh inside ? remembering all the times you've felt that way.
For instance, on the planet Earth, man had always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much?the wheel, New York, wars and so on?whilst all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man?for precisely the same reasons.
Well, don't expect us to be too impressed. We just saw Finnick Odair in his underwear.
He is really not so ugly after all, provided, of course, that one shuts one's eyes, and does not look at him.