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Bad Karma and the Family Plan #50 (10.4) by Julie Lynn Hayes
Ethan turned toward me, his shoulders slumping a little. I felt his sigh and I ached for him and what his brother was putting him through. I pulled him to me and hugged him and we stood there without moving for a couple of minutes. Realizing we had places to go, things to do, we reluctantly pulled apart.
“You know what they say,” I said, in an attempt to lighten his mood.
“What’s that, Vin?”
“Play stupid games, win stupid prizes.” I winked at Ethan and he laughed.