“Look, I…I know things must be confusing for you right now. Maybe I don’t know exactly what you’ve been through, but I’ve seen hundreds of others land here with that same look…like they can’t believe the apocalypse left without them.”
The girl took the toothpick from her mouth and leaned forward, rolling it between her palms.
“It gets easier, though. Maybe you won’t like it, and maybe you’ll always be torn up about what happened, but it will get easier. Then, after the dust has settled, you might just live a normal life again.”
– Weiss Schnee, To The Heart Seeking Freedom