female characters i fell
in love with in 2016
Cristina Mendoza Rosales, Lady Midnight
“That is very human,” he said. “To be jealous of a body but not a heart.”
Cristina had studied faeries closely. It was true that unmarried faerie folk, regardless of sexual orientation, placed a very low value on physical fidelity, though a much greater value than humans did on emotional loyalty. There were few if any vows that had to do with sex, but many that had to do with true love. “You see, I do not want a body without a heart,” she said.