Having heard those words, Nicole felt a sharp pang in her heart. Her mother, who was highly cultured and steeped in propriety, had devoted herself to supporting Zane just so he could make a name for himself in the industry.
She had even cleaned out her father’s company for his sake. But what did she get in return?
Her mother’s experience had taught her a lesson that one should never humble herself and go against her own principles for love.
“Nicole, say something.”
“What do you want to talk about, dad?”
“Nicole, I know you’re living a comfortable life now with Mr. Seet, but you can’t just forget about us. Sylphiette is your sister and her marriage was ruined because of the Lane family’s bankruptcy. Life has been terrible for us. Could you please tell Mr. Seet to have mercy on us and give us a chance to rise again?”