Ch. 12: A Pure Heart
(Y/n) rushed out of the front door of the restaurant clutching her phone in her hand. She was scared, and upset. Those pictures stained her mind.
She couldn’t cry, but she wanted to. Desperately. She had enough of the stress, of the worries. She wanted to take Dawn and go home, back to what she knew.
With shaky hands, she unlocked her screen and went to her contacts. Never has she been more excited to see Mark’s name. She would kill for one of his comforting hugs right now.
Her screen froze as she touched his phone number to dial out.
“For the love of —“ She clicked it again repeatedly.
Then her phone screen glitched out for a few moments before shutting off completely. She stopped dead in her tracks and desperately tried to turn it on.
Her eyes caught the glimpse of a street light flickering a few