As usual, at night, I sticked sa pamamagitan ng Bella's side, watching her sleep in peace. It made me smile when she sinabi my name over and over again. Sometimes she make full sentences saying, "I pag-ibig you, Edward." I kissed her forehead, and said, "I never get tired of you saying saying that, I will always pag-ibig you too." As if she could hear me, she smiled slightly and drifted into deeper sleep. I rubbed her arm, letting her know that I will never leave her out of my sight again.
It was already the susunod day, and Bella and I were walking from Spanish class to the Cafeteria. Almost everyone ignored us....
I stared at Bella with surprise as the dominant feature on my face. I didn't expect theory like this. When I didn't answer, Bella spoke again, she explained. "Jacob told me that your family being here set things in motion. I thought you would already know...." she trailed off when my eyes narrowed. Is she blaming us for the existence of werewolves. "Is that what they think?" I asked. "Edward, look at the facts. Seventy years ago, you came here, and the mga asong lobo showed up. You come back now, and the mga asong lobo showed up again. Do you think that's a coincidence?" she reasoned.
It was sort of an unspoken agreement between Jacob and myself that I wouldn’t be around while he was here. Besides the obvious reasons, I wanted to follow the trail the unknown vampire had left to see if I could discover anything Emmett and Jasper could have missed. It sounded reasonable to me, but Bella was upset that I was leaving.
“It’s not that I feel any personal antagonism toward him, Bella,” I tried explaining. “It’s just easier for both of us. I won’t be far away. You’ll be safe.”
“I’m not worried about that,” she said, exasperation evident in her...