Chapter 21 I've Lost My Only Source of Warmth in This World
Qiao Yi kept me upright as I ran desperately towards the Emergency Ward. The doctor was still in the midst of surgery. We were barred from entering and could only watch what was going on inside through a glass panel on the door.
My father lay on the bed. The doctor was trying to resuscitate him. He looked lifeless, vulnerable, helpless. I felt helpless. Qiao Yi held onto me tightly. Without her, I would’ve collapsed onto the floor.
Around me, things have descended into chaos. I could hear my eldest sister harassing my stepmother with incessant questions.