"But you never tried to kill yourself, did you?"
"I'm not a quitter." She looked off into the distance, took a sip of coffee. "I didn't know what I was living for, but damned if I was going to give up. If I gave up, they'd win - my foster father, and people like him."
"So now you have something to live for."
She looked directly at him. "I didn't ask for this. I didn't want this. Something, maybe, yeah. But I never wanted to be responsible for anyone else. And now I'm responsible for an entire race. And there's no way to walk away from it. I have a purpose, and I'm stuck with it."
We're still at $2,572.60! Let's see if we can push it to $3,000!
Remember, every dollar facilitates one phone call to RAINN's hotline.
C'mon, y'all! *poke* *poke* *wait* *poke*
I'm alert! The world needs more lerts!
irana is digging through my BPAL box! She says that it is very pretty. And that I will never run out of scents. And I agree on both counts.