After Mack gets abducted and the gang finally reunites but she's unstable. Exhausted and mentally drained, Gabriel rarely leaves Mack's bedside where she seldom gains consciousness and is too confused to speak clearly when she does. Without medical professionals at their fingertips and the police on their tails, whether Mack's condition will improve or not is unknown, which weighs heavily on the atmosphere of the group.
You know, they say that there is a part of the human chest that if you strike it hard enough the person’s heart explodes. This sounds like such a lie that I have to believe it’s the truth. If I were science, I’d never tell anyone where this place is. If I were science, I’d have named this place after you. -- Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, excerpt from “Not As Smart As I Think I Am”
untamedunwanted:Excerpts from Your Soul is a River‘My darling, he is just a boy. How can he possibly begin to appreciate the constellations you leave in your wake, or the stardust in your bones, when he has yet to realise just what it means to be in love with a girl like you?’