If he asks anything, just let him know that it will be OK.
Publié le 06/01/2014
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It's ashame tobe inside.
I guess so.
But here weare.
I wanted toturn toface him, butIcouldn't.
Imoved myhand totouch hishand. They letyou outofschool? Practically immediately. Do you know whathappened? Yeah. Have youheard fromMom orDad? Mom. What didshe say? She said everything wasfineandshewould behome soon. Dad willbehome soon,too.Once hecan close upthe store. Yeah. You pressed yourpalms intothebed likeyou were trying tolift itoff us.
Iwanted totell you something, butIdidn't know what.
Ijust knew there wassomething Ineeded totell you. Do you want toshow meyour stamps? No thank you. Or we could dosome thumb wars. Maybe later. Are you hungry? No. Do you want tojust wait here forMom andDad tocome home? I guess so. Do you want metowait here withyou? It's OK. Are you sure? Positive. Can Iplease, Oskar? OK. Sometimes Ifelt like thespace wascollapsing ontous.Someone wasonthe bed.
Yourfather sleeping. Anna kissing me.Ifelt buried.
Annaholding thesides ofmy face.
Myfather pinching mycheeks.
Everything ontop ofme.
When yourmother camehome, shegave yousuch afierce hug.Iwanted toprotect youfrom her.
She asked ifyour father hadcalled.
Are there anymessages onthe phone?
You asked herifyour father wasinthe building forameeting.
She told youno.
You tried tofind hereyes, andthat waswhen Iknew thatyouknew.
She called thepolice.
Whenitwasn't busy,sheasked tospeak to someone.
Therewasnoone tospeak to. You went tothe bathroom.
Itold hertocontrol herself.
Atleast infront ofyou. She called thenewspapers.
Theydidn't knowanything. She called thefire department. No one knew anything. All afternoon Iknitted thatscarf foryou.
Itgrew longer andlonger. Your mother closedthewindows, butwecould stillsmell thesmoke. She asked meifIthought weshould makeposters. I said itmight beagood idea. That made hercry, because shehad been depending onme. The scarf grew longer andlonger. She used thepicture fromyourvacation.
Itwas youand your father.
WhenIsaw it,Itold her she shouldn't useapicture thathadyour faceinit.
She said shewasn't goingtouse thewhole picture.
Onlyyour father's face. I told her, Still, itisn't agood idea.. »
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