Encala : Book 3 of the Heku Series HTML version

“Emily, tell me one thing… do you love me?” he asked. “I need you to
be honest with me.”
A tear fell down her cheek, “I don’t want to.”
“Do you?”
She nodded and wrapped her arms around him, pressing her lips to his.
His hands wrapped around her and pulled her closer. Emily moved away
from him, crying.
“What?” he asked her softly.
“I don’t want to. It’ll be easier when I leave if I don’t love you,” she said
“Then don’t leave.”
“I have to.”
“No you don’t. Give us another chance. We’ll make things better,” he
Emily laid her head down on his shoulder, “My head hurts so badly, I
can’t think.”
“Let the doctor come in and give you something.”
“I can’t be knocked out.”
“Yes you can. We’ll be here with you.”
Emily turned when the doctor walked back in with his mask on, “I’m so
sorry, Emily.”