Today's section is about Jae, the older brother of the young girl who ended up ... well, let's just say we'd all hope that if we have daughters, they'd never have to even imagine going through what Jae's sister has. WIPpet math is as follows: 14 sentences from page 57, in honor of 5/7/14.
Jae touched his mother’s leathery cheek. “Mother.”
From his seat at the table, Father grunted but didn’t look up. “Your mother is resting.”
Jae ignored him. Mother opened her eyes and studied her son. Her expression changed in an instant. “She’s gone.” It wasn’t a question.
Jae lowered his voice. “I know.” He stroked Mother’s greying hair. “But I met a man at the park who knows where she might be.” Mother made a move to sit up in bed, but Jae pressed gently down on her bony shoulders. “I’m going out to find her, Mother. It might take me a few days."
Slave Again is the story of a young woman who escapes a North Korean prison camp and is trafficked over the border into China. See it on amazon.