Night had fallen and everyone was gathered around inside the tire warehouse. In the middle of the circle of freaks was a small fire that Annie had started for them. She now sat in Abraham’s lap, sleeping silently. He looked around at the others who sat in awkward silence.
“Okay so…I think it’s time I fessed up.” He sighed. “There are a few things ya’ll should know…” The entire room was now eyes on Abraham. “Firstly…I’m Solomon’s grandson. Some of you already know this, because I told you earlier but…there it is.”
“Did Solomon know?” Tamil asked, genuine surprise on his face.
“I don’t know if he did or not…but it really doesn’t matter right now.” Abraham grumbled. “What does matter is that…well….I’m not good at this leadering thing. We need Michelle and Asher back. Since none of us know how to do that, I’ve brought in the group