(♥) Get to Know Me Meme: Favourite Characters → Kate Austen, Lost.
"What kind of a person do you think I am?"
"The kind of person who makes hard decisions when she has to. Like you did on the freighter. You told me to get to the helicopter, and you told me you’d get Jin, but you did what you had to do. And if you hadn’t, we probably all would have died instead of just my husband."
Her limbs never felt so heavy, not even in those nightmares that would wake her up at night, the ones where the people who killed her mother was running towards her (those people had lately started to wear Bracken’s face), the ones where she was stabbed by those same people (always wearing Bracken’s face). Those nightmares where he had been there, standing right next to her.
“Need a hand?” he would ask her, extending his right hand and wearing his most beautiful smile.
When those nightmares had started after her mother’s death, he wasn’t there. She would wake up at night, sweaty and breathless, just after falling in a dark alley and being stabbed. Those nightmares would repeat themselves every night. He started to appear once she had read his books.