I rose. “That would be best. I see nothing but anger for both of us if you stayed. I’ve accepted that I’ll have a solitary life and it’s better that way, then I won’t feel pain at moments like this.” I walked toward the door, wanting to be away from him - the brief peace already broken.
“What happened to you, Jacob?”
“You did.” I closed the door behind me, hurried down the stairs, grabbed my coat and walked out of the house.