"How...how could you?" She takes a step back, anger and even worse, betrayal in her eyes. I reach take a step forward and reach my hand out, trying to touch her, trying to make her understand. She takes another step away, and my heart breaks.

"Ash, just listen, please."

"You knew all this time and you kept it from me? I trusted you! And you know how hard that is for me!"

"Please, just listen," Her whole body is shaking, and guilt fills my body.

"No. Just tell me where he is! Who is my father?"

"That would be me."