...len yanked her hand away from him, and
Timothy took that as a yes.Look,
baby, he had it coming-Why?
What the heck had he done?God,
Helen, you know what hes done! Hes enticed Ned into his sinful
that got to do with you? asked Helen acidly. Timothy looked at her
he responded. Ned was my best friend! Hes been my best friend
for years, and now hes been led down that path, hell never come
back! You saw him today he turned against me... and now you have,
hoped that last comment would weaken her resolve. It didnt work.Like
I said, Helen replied. I dont associate myself with thugs.She
turned away from him, smoothing out her blue dress as she stared out
of the window. It didnt take much effort for him to realise he was
right; Helen was turning against him, but he wasnt just going to
sit there and let that happen. Hed already lost his best friend;
he wasnt going to lose his girlfriend as well.Helen...
he said as gently as possible. Helen, look at me.She
didnt. He tried to explain.Helen,
for heavens sake, he was a sinner!
We cant have him doing that kind of stuff, not in our school, and
especially not with my friends! I saw them kissing, Helen! I saw
that makes you better than the rest, does it? she replied coldly,
crossing her arms. What gives you the...