• An Unexpected Arrival

    Spinning, my eyes met with Leo’s, and I stilled, heart pounding. At first, the music surrounding us loud, all I could do was stare. I had questions – the first one being how he got into the house, because I knew the doors were locked. He, teeth buried in his bottom lip, stared back, his eyes filling with tears. “We chose not to put that song on the album.” One of the tears trickled down Leo’s cheek. “It was one of Connor’s favourites, but there were others we all liked more, and in the end it got cut.” Opening my mouth I realised I had no idea what to say,…