Not that she blamed them. She'd been young, foolish & impetuous.
But, she'd made her own bed & now she must lay in it. Lily laughed bitterly. It was just what her Mother had told her when she'd confessed she was leaving Levi.
Her reverie was broken by Gabe calling out to her, "Lily! Come look Lily!"
"It's our new car!" he announced proudly. "You like it?!"
Lilly was dumbstruck. "You bought a car. Without me?"
"Oh come on. It wasn't without you! I've been talking about getting a new car for awhile now!"
Lilly crossed her arms. "You most certainly have not!"
Gabe shrugged. "I'm sure I have. Isn't she a beaut? I'm going to go show the boys! Maybe the boys will want to take it for a spin with me!"
Cliff jostled in front of Junior as they walked to the side door. "No! Me first!"