In city of bones I was all like “get off clary stop hating just cuz Jace likes her” and by the end of heavenly fire I was like I WILL BIRTHE YOUR CHILDREN EXCEPT WAIT YOURE GAY AND I SHIP YOU WITH MAGNUS SO HARD IT PHYSICALLY HURTS. PLEASE NEVER BE SAD AGAIN
"Mortals die," said Catarina. "You’ve always known that, and yet you’ve loved them before."
"Not," Magnus said, "like this."
Alec knew he ought to say something like, Of course, because I’m a Shadowhunter and that’s what we do, or That’s my job. Jace would have said something like that. Jace always knew the right thing to say. But the words that actually came out of Alec’s mouth were quite different - and sounded petulant, even to his own ears. “You never called me back,” he said. “I called you so many times and you never called me back.”
Magnus looked at Alec as if he’d lost his mind. “Your city is under attack,” he said. “The wards have broken, and the streets are full of demons. And you want to know why I haven’t called you?”
Alec set his jaw in a stubborn line. “I want to know why you haven’t called me back.