The Awful TruthThe Awful Truth
I screamed in pain.
A door slammed.
I felt myself fading.
Everything went black.
Three Months Later-
“Look, she’s waking up!”
I opened one of my eyes but felt pressure over the other. I looked to the voice.
She gasped softly and smiled weakly. “Lily? Lily, a-are you feeling okay?”
I nodded my head but instantly felt dizzy and made a mental note to not do that again.
“Oh, that’s good”
I looked around the room I was in. A…hospital room? Laura was standing next to me and Ben and Sophia were sitting in chairs by the doorway. “What’s going on? Why am I here? Where’s Jane?” The color drained from Laura’s face.
“She-uh, she’s-“ Her eyes filled with tears and she put a hand to her mouth to keep a sob from coming out. It was Ben who answered.
“Jane’s, uh, Jane is dead.”
No. No! I squeezed my good eye shut to keep tears from spilling. How