Katniss and Cinna - The Hunger Games
"Yes, this is my first year in the Games," he says.
"So they gave you District Twelve," I say. Newcomers generally end up with us, the least desirable district.
"I asked for District Twelve," he says without further explanation. - Page 64
What must it be like, I wonder, to live in a world where food appears at the press of a button? How would I spend the hours I now commit to combing the woods for sustenance if it were so easy to come by? What do they do all day, these people in the Capitol, besides decorating their bodies and waiting around for a new shipment of tributes to roll in and die for their entertainment?
I look up and find Cinna's eyes trained on mine. "How despicable we must seem to you," he says. - Page 65