Thank you, he wants to tell her; but he can't, because then she might realize.
felt the hard drive rattle when I read this. Wonderfully stated, felt every tick of the clock and screech of the Reapers.
This is transformative. Nightmare absolution, forgiveness, washed in blood.
Or, in the only normal words I can think of, good story.
Author's Response: Ooh, thank you!