Te was in the Garden of Eden. The vision Yan had had almost a year before, on the deserted beach moments before the couple’s most simple belongings were taken by the sea, was becoming real. Every day Yin prayed for sickness to pass Te by, and it seemed to work. Yan stood by his assumption that his boy would grow strong.
‘He can’t catch mumps or flu, there’s no one on this Island but us 3. Te has nothing to be afraid of. Your prayers only help you inside but we both feel that way.’
Yin shaped a hesitant smile. ‘It is in my nature to worry, what if our choice proves wrong? He will never fit into a normal life and school, and..’
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