Chapter 19: The Big Boss


At the end of my funeral speech, I sat back down. My heart was thumping as I turned my back toward Kwok. I was almost certain something terrible was bound to happen soon. But as I waited and waited, nothing happened. I listened to two more people say kind words about Kai before I dared to turn around and look at the entrance where Kwok was standing.

Except he wasn’t there anymore. He had left. I felt a chill roll up my spine, and turned back, trying to relax and pay attention to the rest of the service. Continue reading