His lips parted. He could feel his arms wrap around Erin’s waist. He pulled him towards him then. “And you shot me first?”
“And I asked for it too, didn't I?”
Warm tears cascaded from Erin’s face. Alex wiped the tears from his eyes, as he silently urged him to go on. “‘You die, I die’. That's what you said, just a few nights before.”
“Yeah, I remember,” Alex said softly. “Baby, I'm so sorry.”
Laurel Black is a writer who enjoys eating, sleeping, and dreaming of nothing in particular. She finds inspirations in various video games and movies, as well as other books. You can learn more about her on her blog, https://thetragedyoflaurelblack.wordpress.com.