lavali-johnson asked: "Rake:ni? I need to talk to you."
"Aye lass?" William spoke with a hand covering his eyes, rubbing between them as he tried to ignore a pounding headache.
Blue eyes searched lighter ones. Lavali swallowed and came right out with it, “I’m pregnant!” She said quickly before clamping her hands over her mouth,
William searched her eyes, watching her reactions as she blurted out her startling secret. He felt his stomach clenching in anger, only towards the poor soul who had dared to lay a hand on his daughter.. but there was time for that later.
He rose from his chair, and made his way over to her, placing his hands on her shoulders. “Lavali,” he spoke in a low, tone, rubbing her shoulders gently. “You’re positive? ..Explain everythin’ to me.”
Lavali waited a moment, moving her eyes from her fathers as soon as he stood, “His name was Robert and we met at a market and..And he had took me to a tavern. He treated me to some drinks and before I know it we were in the upstairs pf the tavern and…” She trailed off, tears welling in her eyes. She covered her face, “I’m so sorry papa!”