"Are you out of your mind?" Dane asked as he lay on
the floor clutching his jaw. He looked down at his hand and was quick to
see the blood that had come from a large gash in his lip. "Have you
"You better believe it!" Reginald stood up
straight and took a deep breath before looking out onto the crowd of partiers
that had encircled them. "May I have your attention, please?" he
"I think you've already managed that!" Sara cried as
she carefully tried to wipe the blood from Dane's mouth. "What is
this all about?"
what I'm about to tell you." Reginald locked eyes with Jillian as she
pushed her way through the crowd. "Ladies and gentlemen, I hope you
forgive this little interruption of the evening's festivities, but tonight I
have become aware of some very disturbing information...that could very well
have made this entire party useless." He smiled at Jillian. He
was going to be honest. He was going to set everything right.
"But, fortunately, things didn't turn out that way. Now, I'm going to
tell you exactly what's been going on here tonight!"