Quote by Dashboard Confessional
My heart is yours to Fill or Burst.. To Break or Bury.. Or wear as Jewelry.. Whichever you prefer.
This quote expresses unconditional love and devotion towards someone. It suggests that the speaker's heart is completely at the disposal of the other person, willing to withstand any pain or sacrifice. Whether the recipient chooses to fulfill and nurture this love, or takes advantage of it and causes harm, the speaker is willing to accept either outcome. The metaphor of wearing the heart as jewelry adds a touch of vulnerability, indicating that the speaker's love is cherished but fragile.
But the helmet had gold decoration, and the bespoke armorers had made a new gleaming breastplate with useless gold ornamentation on it. Sam Vimes felt like a class traitor every time he wore it. He hated being thought of as one of those people that wore stupid ornamental armor. It was gilt by association.