The Fate's Way
Chapter 30: Away from Snow
Alyssa tried not to think about what had happened yesterday. It was like everything had twisted into a horrible nightmare without a notice and now that she knew she was in it, she could not wake up. School, while normal and light as always, seemed more solemn than ever before.
Something would happen soon, she felt.
"'Lyssa, are you ok?" someone asked, snapping Alyssa out of her worries. The girl turned to look at the asker; it was Gvozden, Voz among friends.
"Oh, I'm ok. I was just spacing out," Alyssa lied.
"Has something happened recently? You have been acting strange during the last days," Voz asked.
"A friend of mine from far away was killed not very long ago. It's... I guess it's affecting my behavior more than I thought," Alyssa told and mustered a smile. "But don't worry. I'll be fine." She tried to believe in her words, yet after what had happened less than 24 hours ago she could not bring herself to believe in it anymore. Perhaps Silve