But he was selfish – that was really the core of it. He repeated it to himself like a mantra – the less she knew, the safer she was. He could fool himself into thinking that by not telling her, he was protecting her. He'd tell her. He would. He just needed more time to figure out how to do it. Then Katniss split the sky in two and he was out of time.
Hunger Games - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,964 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/9/2013 - [Effie T., Haymitch A.] [Katniss E., Peeta M.] - Complete