The Darkest Minds Page 135
Because she didn\ know that there were two of me now;split between everything I had wanted, and everything I would now have to be. One of me, the hardest, angriest part, would stay with these monsters and slowly find herself twisting into their shape. But there was another, secret Ruby. This one was as thin as a wisp of air, and had struggled for so long just to be. This was the one that Liam carried with him, without knowing. The one that would ride in his back pocket, whisper words of encouragement, tell him that he was born to chase the light.
For the first time in months, I heard Sam\s voice whisper in my ear: Don\ be scared. Don\ let them see.
I turned from the window, and I didn\ look back.