The boy turned and left through the door he had come through. When he emerged from the other side he would find himself just outside of Hector’s favorite little hiding place. He thought he was safe from Haden and Albert there, but there was little about the man that Haden did not know.
He was sending a very direct message to Hector, and when the messenger burst into flames before Hector’s eyes the message would truly be delivered. The sad truth was that Haden truly was the type to kill the messenger, but he did not want that slob’s blood on his floor.