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The news hit me like a ton of bricks the day I heard that Wes was killed. I never actually wanted him to go and fight but he told me that it was something that he had to do. He never expected me to understand.
Ellis’s father has been in a coma for years after a construction accident, and she’s always held on to the hope that he’ll wake up. Suddenly, though, her mother wants to take him off life support, which is something Ellis can’t bear to consider. With her life falling apart, her future seems bleak — at least, until she begins to find solace in the most unexpected places. In the last four days of sophomore year, promises are made, friends are found, and Ellis’s life is transformed forever.