“Who’s Marley?”

“They erased her.” A single sob tore from Daniel’s throat. Devastating pain and guilt.

“They rewrote my memory?” Josh sank onto the kitchen chair, stunned. “Who is she?”

“Our daughter. They took her, and they made you forget.”

“You remember. Why?”

“My punishment, for teaching her human history.”

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