Book 5 Chapter 1.3 - Darkness and Hope
Five minutes passed quickly. Even with O’Brien’s simple and effective method of talking, to talk about the situation and future plans, five minutes of time was still too short.
“... then, things are like this. You should go back to wait for me first. I will come back after a period of time.” O’Brien said. Then, he walked towards Eileen who reappeared.
When he looked at Eileen and O’Brien standing together, Alan’s expression became a bit strange as well. However, he who was used to obeying orders only shrugged his shoulders, and then dragged his tired and wounded body into the distance.
As she watched Alan’s retreating figure, Eileen said,...