For several years, my biggest personality trait was going to be thirsty.
It would take some time before I could be me again.
And even when I was in control of myself,
I would never feel exactly the way I felt now.
Human… and passionately in love.
I wanted the complete experience before I traded in my warm,
breakable, pheromone-riddled body for something beautiful,
strong… and unknown. I wanted a real honeymoon with Edward.
And, despite the danger he feared this would put me in, he’d agreed to try.

Bella Swan, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 1, p.22