Carrie "I'll be okay. I promise." I offer her a pained smile and make my way out the door. I worry that with the shock flooding out of me that the pain is going to get worse and I might faint, but I'm not going to have that happen. I've had far worse. I hobble outside and into the yard, squinting my eyes as the sun blared into them. Hospital...there's one a block or two away from here. This is going to be the longest block of my life. Jacqueline He tells me he's alright so I just snuggle into his coat like it's a blanket. "I think he cares about that Winnie girl a lot. I think she's in really good hands." I smile gently. I don't know either of them that well, but they seemed nice. Winnie was a bit of an eccentric, but there was almost something charming about it I suppose. He pats my head again and I smile up at him "Oh...thank you so much." I laugh softly "I think it's quite sweet that you think of me that way." Damon "But the mush!" I tease her as she leaves and I wait downstairs for her. I hear footsteps again and I bite my lip as I pretend to ignore the fact that he's there. I can smell the smoke and I hold my breath. Again the footsteps vanish and I sigh in relief. Andre "No no." I shake my head "I don't think I'm being too harsh. I think I'm being fairly honest." I admit with a small chuckle "I don't like me all that much." I say lowly "And part of that is entirely my fault."