Ethan approached her, reaching his hand out for her. “Be good and come with me.”
It was a gentle voice meant for cooing at kids, but it made Olivia’s skin crawl.
Even Mona sensed that something was wrong. She unconsciously stood before Olivia. “Mr. Miller, Ms. Fordham is done with her checkups. I should send her home.”
Only then did he shift his gaze from Olivia to Mona. “Get out of the way.”
He was a very dangerous person right now, so Olivia didn’t want to drag Mona into this.
“Mona, wait for me outside. I have something to talk to him about.”
Mona alternated her gaze between Olivia and Ethan.
It seemed like the couple had something important to discuss, so Mona waved her hand and left.
Now that they were alone, Olivia hurriedly said, “Ethan, let’s talk about the babies.”
Calmly looking at her, Ethan said coldly, “Are you thinking of telling me that the baby in your belly is
“It is yours. When you were running a temperature, we…”
He smirked and raised her chin. “Liv, why not make up a more realistic story? How could I not know something that I have done?”
Her face turned red because she was anxious. “You bastard! Are you sure you didn’t feel it? You’re the
Ethan replayed that absurd dream in his head. There was nothing unusual about his body.
“Liv, do you think that I’ll buy it? How could you use that to cover for your betrayal?
“I was sick! You let me down, Liv.”
Frustration was bubbling up in her as she licked her dry lips.
Knowing that she mustn’t get into a fight with him, she must resolve the problem as soon as possible.
“Calm down and hear me out. I promised you that you’re the only one I will be with. I will never be
with someone else.
“Ethan Miller, I will never sleep with someone else on a whim, even if I resent you. I’m not that kind
His finger caressed her face gently before tracing to the back of her hand, pulling her into his embrace.
She was in his arms.
Ethan whispered in her ear softly, “Liv, you also promised me that you would stay in Aldenvine
“But you kept planning on leaving the city. I want to trust you, but you’re pregnant.
“How am I supposed to believe in you?”
Olivia wanted to break free from him, but he secured her waist.
The fragrance on his clothes wafted her nose. It was her favorite scent that gave her a sense of
On the contrary, she deemed that his embrace was the most dangerous place in this world now.
“No, it’s not like that! You gotta believe me, Ethan! They are your babies!”
Olivia was on the verge of crying. “Yes, I was planning to keep it a secret from you because I didn’t want to have anything to do with you.
“I wanted to leave your side in secret and run away to give birth to them. I didn’t want you to know, so I kept you in the dark.
“They are your babies. The doctor said we’re having twins. Ethan, can we not drag the babies into the
bad blood between us?
“It doesn’t matter if you don’t believe me. They’re innocent. I wish to welcome them to the world
more than anyone else.
“My hand is disabled already. Please show mercy. Let me and my babies go. Please…”
He was unfazed. “Liv, if I let you go, who’s gonna do the same for me?”