There was just something about him. We both had these messed-up childhoods. Made it easy to relate. Have you considered that all of that might’ve been an act to get close, that maybe he found a weakness and exploited it?It wasn’t an act. For whatever reason, Ward never lied to me. He just hid parts of himself that I wasn’t ready to see yet.
“Do they frighten you, child?” asked the kindly man. “It is not too late for you to leave us. Is this truly what you want?” Arya bit her lip. She did not know what she wanted. If I leave, where will I go?