“You know as well as I do that if I hadn’t been there last night, this wouldn’t have happened…” she trailed off, her eyes conveying her distress.
He stared back at her a long time and then sighed in defeat. “Ain’t gonna make it any better, seein’,” he said sadly, resignation in his voice.
“It will be worse,” she agreed, looking away. “But I… I need to do it.”
-- Choices - Part 8 C by 2x2