Chapter 19

Natalie lowered her head upon hearing that. Guilt crawled over her as she met Xavian’s clear, innocent eyes. A-Allergic reaction?This clearly isn’t. However, I can‘t possibly tell a five-year-old child what a kiss is. Besides, how do I explain the kiss with Samuel?

As she could not find a better explanation, she decided to go with the flow.

“Yes! I-It’s an allergic reaction…”

“I see…”

“Mhm. That’s all there is to it.”

Blinking his big eyes, Xavian asked in an anxious yet serious tone, “Mommy, what about your ear? Why is it bleeding?”

His eyes were pure and innocent, with worry written all in them.

Natalie choked on her own saliva upon hearing that. She cleared her throat before replying, “Sweetheart, thank goodness that you didn’t visit Granny’s grave on the mountain with me today. There were so many insects! My lips and ears were all bitten by them.”

“Mommy, I’ll get you some ointment.”

Xavian was still merely five years old. Hence, he did not find Natalie’s

her words for it. She then cursed at Samuel

satisfy Samuel’s desire. I was dragged to this,

with an

tiny hands eagerly. “Mommy, I’ve found a man who’s identical to Clayton and me. Clayton agrees that we do

rested her head on one hand and


single sentence.

searching for your ideal dad because you don’t believe

slept with her six years ago.


that Yara had taken his life so that she

truth about the children’s father’s identity, she had shown them the only

Jim being their biological father and firmly

fellows walked their own paths, seeking their real

was scouted as a child actor. He had accepted the offer, hoping that his real father could see him

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