I thought about how best to answer, the truth might upset her more than a lie right now, but I would eventually have to tell her the truth. “I…I helped you detox is all.”
“Detox? How? I am a junkie Justin and I have been for years. I know it takes more than a morning without a fix to detox. I should be crawling up the walls right now for just a little hit, but I’m not! Now tell me what you did!” The fear in her eyes was rapidly being replaced by anger, which was an improvement of sorts.