G-go away. Her stutter broke into unmistakable grunts of vomiting.
That’s how I felt up until three months ago, yes.He scrubbed a hand over his head. I’m sorry. I’m sorry I didn’t get it.
Don’t be. I’m sorry I didn’t try harder to make you understand.I forgive you, he burst out, striding over to grab my shoulders. Sky, I forgive you.Relief moved through me and I nodded, choked on my emotion. Finally, I managed, Thank you.
We shared a sweet moment of silent understanding and then worry clouded Micah’s expression. Be careful with him.Knowing instinctively that he was talking about Killian, I hoped I could relieve him of his concerns. Killian cares about this album. I trust that he’ll do what he can to protect it and me.
That’s not what I meant. Micah dropped his hands from my shoulders. He’s the friend you were talking about.
Anxious that he’d guessed right, I tensed, not knowing what to say to dissuade him.I shifted my gaze to Hilary, aware she was struggling to keep her claws sheathed.
Caleb isn’t cheating on me, I assure you.Natasha frowned. I’m sorry. That was a shitty thing for me to say. I didn’t mean it to come out that way.
Right. Hilary sipped the juice in front of her.So how long have you and Josh been dating? I asked, offering a reprieve from the tension.