Chapter 24 of
In this chapter, we find out what happened to Neel’s family after he went to Ebaru.
He lay in his bed, eyes still closed, trying his hardest not to feel like he’d been mauled by a wild animal. It didn’t work, of course. Though not by a savage beast, he had definitely been assaulted. By his brother in law.
In all fairness, he couldn’t really blame the man. He might well have done the same if he’d seen another man hold Bel, and kiss her head so tenderly.
As you read, please remember, this is just a first draft. It comes with the added bonus of inconsistencies, spelling errors and other writing sins.