“Crying?” Julia asked.
Tears were not an unusual occurrence here. There were hard looks on a lot of faces of those coming off the trail. Such journeys were both physically and emotionally trying, a gruelling experience that needed an outlet… crying… getting plastered… or commit a murder.
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