The tank resembles the ones they show on the news when talking about war in the Middle East.

It’s weird to hear somebody say “Khalil was murdered” as easily as Ms. Ofrah does. She doesn’t bite her tongue or hesitate.

They never caught the person who did it. I guess it didn’t matter enough. But it did matter. She mattered.

This is worse than denying him. I thought the worst of him. Like everybody else.

DeVante. Khalil. Neither one of them thought they had much of a choice. If I were them, I’m not sure I’d make a much better one. Guess that makes me a thug too.