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8 Sentence Sunday Blog Hop
Picking up where we left off two weeks ago, after Angelika’s suicide attempt:
Previous instalment HERE
We went back to bed, but, sleep was elusive. Our own difficulties suddenly seemed so childish and trite.
Angelika came back a few days later, sporting thick bandages on her wrists. She was accompanied by a man known to be in her parents’ employ, who was sent there to take her home. We said our goodbyes, tears flowing. How sad that her parents didn’t care enough to come themselves!
She did not return after the holidays and according to rumour, was committed to a mental institution.
By now, we were all ready to go home and enjoy some Christmas cheer with our families. Little did I know how life at school would change, next semester!
Entire chapter HERE
Complete series HERE
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