“I guess it all still feels like a dream,” Edmund confessed.
Things was a long moment of silence and you could hear the wind rustling in the trees right outside. You turned slightly in your hammock to see Edmund staring up at the ceiling of the cabin. It was difficult to say for certain in the dim light, but you almost thought he might actually be crying.
“Everyone I knew, here or in Narnia,” he continued in a stilted whisper, “they’re all gone.”
“I can’t imagine what that must feel like, Edmund,” you told him. As much as you would like to have said you understood, that just wasn’t true. There was nothing either of you could do to bring any of them back. "But…“ you added, "you still have me.”
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