"Come on, Jacob, please! Please don't do this!" Cara pleaded with her best friend, tears dripping down her face. She knew she could stop him if she tried hard enough.
"Cara, just let me go. I have no reason to be here anymore. There's nothing left for me." He said, his eyes blank.
She knew she had to stop him. He couldn't take his life because of the bullies.
"Jacob, NO!" She screamed as he stepped over the edge of the building. She fell to her knees, crumpling in on herself. Cara stayed there for what seemed like hours, even after the sirens came and went. She numbly stood up and walked back down the stairs from the roof, dragging her feet all the way to the Yard.
When she opened the door to her father's office, he stood up.
"Cara! I heard about the.. Accident. I'm sorry." She walked forwards to him, falling forwards into his arms, her face soaked with tears.
"H-He's gone.. He's actually gone." She sobbed. Her father wrapped his arms around her in a comforting hug.
It was then that sh