She didn’t truly wish Lu dead instead of their mother. If anything, she’d rather have been the one out collecting eggs when the Reapers attacked the town. If she’d been the one to die, her family would have been able to get along just fine without her. Now it was only her and Lu left and they were just kids. What were they supposed to do?
Ellie didn’t have an answer for that which is why they were still standing here on the outskirts of town in the deepening twilight. There were decisions to be made and she was the only one left to make them. She just didn’t know how to start.
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