Quinten didn’t return her phone calls until Sunday, but assured Millie that it wasn’t because he didn’t want to talk to her. In fact, he wanted to see her soon. He felt awful about Nishon; they all did. He was losing sleep, having nightmares.
Millie longed to console him. She knew she could. She had the power to distract him during the snipe hunt; to captivate him. She could comfort him now. She told him when Blaise would be home.