"I’m from a different era. Things were… less complicated. For instance, I was considered a man at eighteen. Had I met you then, I’d have courted you…. and called on you at home. We’d have taken chaperoned strolls, or had iced tea on the front porch. I might have even stolen a kiss or two. And after asking you father’s permission, I’d have gotten down on one knee…and presented you with a ring -Isabella Swan, I promise to love you every moment of forever, would you do me the extraordinary honor of marrying me?…"
- Edward Cullen - The Twilight Saga:Eclipse (via shadowsgallery)

Twilight Eclipse