I looked up at Jack, who was being backed up by the little elves. It was awkward in this pressing, crushing position, but I longed for him to be safe.
“Jack, run,” I rasped, and he looked back at me with an expression that said “absolutely not”. I looked up at him with pleading eyes, but Jack turned back to the elves.
i could've gone outside to take a walk, but i know that i wouldn't've come back