I obediently got up from the sofa and followed my mom into her bedroom. I closed the door immediately after I entered.
“What are you going to do now that things are like this?”
That was the first sentence that came out of my mom’s mouth immediately after we entered her room. I was caught off guard by this.
When she saw me remain silent, my mom sighed.
“You still love that young fellow from the Tang’s, am I right?”
My mother was good at perceiving people. None of my thoughts or actions could ever escape her discerning eyes, which was why I could only softly answer her after she asked that armor-piercing question.