The start of Caitlin’s kidnapping…and all the darkness that followed:
Don’t get into cars with strangers.
So stupid to think I was strong enough to resist.
But I never dreamed it would happen to me.
Her laughter dragged my eyes from the ordinary street scene.
“My friend wants to ask you something,” she said. Cracking open the car’s back door, she jerked her head in the direction of the car’s interior.
I could barely see his face, just his eyes.
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