It has been 4 days now since the kidnapping had happened and H had started to have nightmares and waking up in the middle shouting out.

Alice, Mary Beth, Chris and Harvey said that they will help her get over it and it will take a long time before things start to be normal agene.

Mary Beth.

"How is H this morning Chris?"

Chris.

"I think she's doing ok."

There was a knock on the front.

Mary Beth.

"I wonder who that could be."

"It might be Harvey forgotten his keys."

Mrs Heart

"Good morning Mrs Lacy."

Lacey.

"Mrs Heart what can I done for you?"

Mrs Heart.

"Have you seen Miss Newt today?"

Lacey.

(Looking worried.)

"Why has something happened?

Mrs Heart.

"Miss Newt had missed her appointment agene."

Lacey.

"Would you like me to pop round and see if she all right?"

Mrs Heart.

"Thank you Mrs Lacey and can you pass a message to Miss Newt."

Lacey.

"I will do Mrs Heart and good bye."

Mary Beth closed the door behind her and went back into the kitchen to Chris.

Chris and Mary Beth carried on talking about how H is coping with everything and Mary Beth had told Chris the message that Mrs Heart had asked her to pass on to H when they go see her.

The message was can you tell H that I have a surprise for her and I will be sending it with Alice.

Chris.

"We better go see H to see if she is ok and still alive."

Mary Beth.

"Poor sweetie I hope she's alright and haven't done anything stupid."

Chris.

"Can you hear something like a dog yapping?"

Alice was at Mary Beth's front door with a little black and white Border collie puppy.

Mrs Heart's surprise for H was a puppy.

Mary Beth.

"I can and I can hear Alice shouting too."

Mary Beth had opened her front door agene this time Chris was standing by Mary Beth's

Alice.

"Mom, Chris come quick."

Mary Beth.

"What happened Alice Have you seen H?"

"What you got in that box?"

Chris.

"What a cute little puppy you got there Alice is that for H."

Alice.

"Mrs Heart said to bring this little bundle of joy to H's flat."

Chris.

"Your mom and I just on our way to see H."

Alice.

"I haven't seen her since she came home from hospital."

Mary Beth.

"Alice love H Safe now that's she home."

"The night that Chris had brought her home your pap had installed a baby monitor."

"So we could listen out for her."

Alice.

"Good old pap."

"Little bundle of sunshine will put the smile on her face."

Cagney.

"Com'on if we going to see H."

Mary Beth.

"Com'on a long Alice."

Alice.

"Coming mom."

The puppy was called Gem Mrs. Heart had named her it.

Chris had knocked on H's door.

There was no answer Alice and Mary Beth had arrived.

Mary Beth had opened to letter box and shouted to H to open the door.

H had opened her front door to Mary Beth becouse she could hear her shouting.

H.

"Hi Mary Beth."

"Hi Chris."

"Hi Alice would you like to come in."

Mary Beth, Chris and Alice had followed H into the flat.

Alice still holding the box that had Gem inside it.

H.

"Sorry I did answer the door before I've just gotten the shower."

Mary Beth.

"How you doing kid?"

H.

"No very well Mary Beth."

Mary Beth.

"Come and sit down and rest."

Alice.

"Mrs Heart has sent me with a little surprise for you."

Chris was coming back into the living room carrying a tray of hot cups of tea that she had made in the kitchen.

Chris.

"There you go my flower a nice hot cup of tea for you."

"You really will love you surprise."

Alice.

"I would like you to meet Gem your new four legged therapist"

H.

Wow! I love her.

"But how did JJ I mean Mrs Heart know that I love animal."

Chris.

"Harvey was talking to her when he was unpacking boxes in your mom's new flat."

H.

"Come here Gem your gorgrues little thing."

Chris.

"You look dreadful are you eating and sleeping properly.

H.

(Starting to cry.)

"No I can't sleep and I can't keep anything down."

"What's wrong with me?"

Mary Beth had pulled H close to her and Chris had hold of H's hand.

Alice and Gem went into the garden so Chris and Mary Beth could talk to H.

Mary Beth.

"Nothing's wrong with you and all you need is a good night's sleep."

Alice and Gem had come back into the living room through the patio doors.

Alice.

"Mom do you want me to give you and Chris some time with H?"

Mary Beth.

"I tell you what Alice you could take Gem for a walk and get some pizzas for tea."

Chris.

"That's a good idea."

"If you See Mrs Heart can you tell her that H ok but very tearful."

Mary Beth.

Thank you Alice Love.

Alice.

"See you in a bit."

H

"Bye Alice and thank you for saving me."

"Thank you Mary Beth and you too Chris for saving me and for helping me get through this."

Chris.

"Not a problem H."

"Drink your tea it will make you feel better."

"Mary Beth and I will wash the pots up for you."

Mary Beth.

"Just sit here and relax com'on Chris let get those pots washed up."

"H would you like another cup of tea when we finish washing up.

H

"Yes please.

Chris and Mary Beth went into the kitchen to wash up and make a cup of tea and coffee to have with H in the Living room.

Mary Beth could hear the loud cry that H had made.

Mary Beth had rushed back into the living room to see what had happed.

Chris shortly followed with the tray of hot drinks that she had made.

Mary Beth.

" H as something happened are you in any pain?

H.

(Trying to breathe as she talking and she was crying too)

"Sorry for worrying you"

"I've just had really bad flashback they seem to be getting worse."

Mary Beth.

"Let's make you more comfy and take a deep breath in and out nice and slowly."

Mary Beth had told H to lay down on the sofa so Mary Beth could wrap a blanket around her and had lifted her head so she could put a cushion a back of H's head.

Chris.

"Mary Beth you want me to call the doctor?"

Mary Beth.

"No need to call the doc Chris."

H.

(Crying and blowing her noise.)

"I'm really sorry."

Mary Beth.

"Oh flower you haven't got any nothing to be sorry for."

Chris.

(Doing her no-nonsense hard cop routine.)

Now! Listen to me none of this is your fault."

Mary Beth.

"Sounds like Alice back and it looks like Harv is with her."

Harvey.

(Kissing Chris on the cheek.

"Hi Chris."

Chris.

"Hi Harv."

Harvey.

(Giving Mary Beth a kiss on the lips.)

"Hi babe."

"How's the patient doing?"

Mary Beth.

"She starving and tried."

Harvey.

"Well instead of us having pizza I made everyone one of my club sandwiches."

Mary had waved to Harv to sit down Alice was sat on a bean bag in front of the sofa with Gem beside her.

Chris was at next to H who was laid on the sofa.

Harv had made some room for Mary Beth to sit next to him.

Alice.

"Don't forget the dvd pap that we brought round."

Harvey.

(passing the dvd to Alice.)

"Not at all Alice love."

Chris.

" H would like to say something?"

H.

"A true friend never gives up looking for you till they bring you home safe and sound."

Alice.

"That's right you more then a friend H."

"You part of the family."

Mary Beth.

"You know that you want be a lone at this difficult time."

Chris.

"I'll drink to that."

"What about this dvd are we going to watch it?"

Alice.

"I forgot about it."

H.

"Alice is it Mama Mia the movie."

Alice.

"H my sweet it is and I know how much you love it."

Alice had pressed the play button and the movie started to play.

H knowing that her adopted family that will help and support her though this difficult time.

The End.

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