She was cowering on the stairs, sobbing slightly. Usually, she wouldn't allow herself to show any weakness. But it was no one around anymore to hear her.
„Tomorrow,“ she whispered to herself,“ tomorrow I will find a way to move on.“
Tonight her heart was broken. She had gone through the worst, and she had been sure that nothing could scare her anymore. But now Rhett was gone. „I can't love you anymore,“ he had said and left her alone.
Alone! Alone!! Never before in her life, she had been so alone. And an excruciating fear seemed to choke her.