Their love is palpable and their spirits remain determined.
by Velvet Veritas
The star-crossed lovers from District 12. Panem’s sweethearts. Regardless of the titles placed upon them, Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have shown unimaginable bravery in the face of almost certain death, with an unwavering devotion to each other that has inspired and brought a country together.
From Peeta’s startling revelation of love on Caesar Flickerman’s stage to the moment in the arena they uttered that fateful word, “together,” our nation has had the collective honor of watching these two young people grow in their love for each other, and together, they have risen far past their humble District 12 beginnings.
"I can’t imagine my life without her," Peeta says, squeezing Katniss’s hand as they sit in their quarters on the last day before their second Hunger Games. "Katniss is the only reason I’m alive today, and this time, I’m going to protect her.” Katniss is radiant in a a cowl-neck...