Straight Jacket Romance -11-Straight Jacket Romance -11-3 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
"Are you alright?" Gail was at Alice's side, her fingertips against his forehead, caressing soothingly.
It surprised me it took so long for the staff to realize something was wrong but Roger and I had wandered around the side of the building just out of view. Alice must have followed knowing better than to leave me on my own with my ex. And the sound of the fight must have traveled catching either Tony or Gail's attention. Unless Gail had her eyes on Alice the whole time? It wouldn't have surprised me, really it wouldn't. She seemed to study him like a hawk half the time.
"I'm fine." Alice pulled his hand away from his mouth.
His lip was split open and bleeding. There was a trail of blood dribbling down his chin slowly. He didn't look fine but he sure acted like nothing had happened. I was sure he was trying to appear tough.
"Treloar!" Gail called out loudly, panicked.
I looked up as the familiar brunette doctor came into view with a fast pace. Gail's shrieking voice must have carried