from a puddle on the floor

"You might consider joining us. If you think the Volturi will let you live to tell this tale, you are mistaken. We may all be destroyed”— he shrugged—“but then again, maybe not. Perhaps we are on more equal footing than they know. Perhaps the Volturi have finally met their match. I promise you this, though— if we fall, so do you.”

-Garrett’s speech, Breaking Dawn, page 719