- Leaning back I curled up and closed my eyes. I started to doze and roused myself. Evan would never understand if he found me sleeping when I wasn't pregnant. He'd probably think I was ill.
- My needles and yarn sat in a cupboard in the kitchen. I had watched Christof put them away. Setting back down I started to make a blanket. Even though they didn't really need them, my girls did seem to like things I had made. It made me feel good.
- I was concentrating on what I was doing when the door creaked. I looked up expecting Damien or his Brothers.