Her hair was the color of water in winter, and her bones were so delicate! She hardly had any breasts at all. When she danced, men killed themselves, knowing they would never again see such beauty. She had four lovers in Kiev, each richer than the other, but her heart was so cold that she could hold ice in her mouth and it would never melt.
Clegane lifted her to the ground. His white cloak was torn and stained, and blood seeped through a jagged tear in his left sleeve. "The little bird’s bleeding. Someone take her back to her cage and see to that cut."
Mako is a perfectionist, seeking to get anything she puts her mind to right. This is particularly heightened by her desire fulfill her “life debt” to Pentecost and prove her worth as a Ranger to her adoptive father, who assumes the trauma of her experience in Japan is enough to prevent her from piloting a Jaeger. [more] [insp]