She wrapped her arms around his chest, never wanting to let him go. She closed her eyes, fighting off tears that threatened to spill over. How could someone amazing as him… go through such pain and suffering?
She looked down as she spoke quietly, "Your mind can be a powerful and scary thing, Finnick. Being impulsive, having depression, and having the people you love go down dark paths can really get to you. Andy used to binge drink. Josh was a heroin addict. Jordan attempted suicide 23 times. Stuff like that really gets to you. In the end, it makes you feel unwanted, since everyone you've ever truly love has either left or was on the pathway to a slow death…"
Annabeth nodded and sat up, the white sheet wrapped around her pale body as she stretched her arms above her head. She ran a hand through her messy, damp hair and twists her arm around a little. That when he notices faint scars on her wrists and forearms, a little too symmetrical to be accidents.