Hello readers, and welcome to snippet Sunday! This week, I’m featuring a continuation of last week’s conversation:
“Evie?” he asked again, hoping it would encourage her to tell him what was on her mind.
“I’m pregnant,” she whispered so softly he almost didn’t hear it.
“Are you certain?” he asked.
He knew immediately it was the wrong thing to say, and he wished he could take the words back. She would have collapsed if he hadn’t caught her. Her hat fell off and tumbled into the dirt as he held her as close as he could. “Hey,” he soothed. “It’s all right. We’ll be all right.”
She sobbed heavily into his chest as he held her. “My mother will kill me,” she mumbled, “and my father will kill you.”
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