AN:// I can’t leave Gary like that! Welcome to the next chapter.
Last Time On TBA:
A tearful goodbye, ransom exchanged, explosions, a third bullet and a broken heart.
Quote: “You said it yourself. The only flying pokemon you’re getting on is the one with Ash.”
Chapter Twenty Two: Chase
I'd already had a sip
So I'd reasoned I was drunk enough to deal with it
You were on the other side, like always
You could never make you mine
-Florence + The Machine
“It’s over,” Gary said, breaking his heart so she didn’t have to do it for him. She was looking into his face with glassy eyes, that heart-breaking seafoam green that he fell so hard for. But he couldn’t look at her without losing his nerve. So he stared down at her glass of water, shimmering in the low candlelight.
The restaurant was dark, full of lush expensive furnishings, with all the ambiance meant to encourage romance. And s