“Are you here for me?” Julia asked.
In that moment, Julia would have happily surrendered to Death. An end to all this pain and humiliation…
“No,” Eleanor replied.
Eleanor snapped her fingers. Presumably to freeze the world and prevent any interruptions. I can’t even tell if this cell is frozen.
“Oh,” Julia said, while tears rolled down her burning cheeks.
“I was here for another,” Eleanor said, “They were… unwilling to move on…”
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