Should I tell Chel, now? Lexx’s thoughts abruptly drifted to concern for Chel. Should I just leave and not tell, Chel? She’ll insist on coming with me. He dreaded that thought and what it was that she would see. He had promised and now he might not be able to keep it. I’m going to die. They’re going to kill me. Chel should not be there. I promised,… I could survive.
“Lexx?” His darkening thoughts were broken and sent scattering at the sound of Stealth’s voice. He looked up to see the large feline standing halfway through the door, staring at him with glittering golden green eyes. “Is something wrong?” She inquired gently.