Chapter 6 – Part 4


Mark cleared his throat loudly. “Well,” he said slowly, “George was laughing, wasn’t he?”

Diane gave a few forceful laughs.


Mark shrugged as though he were shrugging off the feeling of embarrassment. Especially for Diane.

“I think he sort of put his hand on his forehead or something,” suggested Becky.

The others nodded quickly, though they barely remembered that.


Logan finally broke out of the trance. “George was clutching his stomach, remember?”

Still nothing.

Diane straightened up, frowning slightly, sending everyone murmuring at once. Including Andrew.


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