The Truth Behind These Bruises
"I tugged gently at the sleeve that covered the secrets that colored my arms underneath. Ever since my mother had passed, my father never stopped drinking. He focused all his anger on me leaving discolored spots to decorate my arms. The scab-like strokes around my wrist were my own doing. Somehow, punishing myself with more pain helps me learn my lesson. Whatever I am supposed to be learning."
Lucy has been abused by her father since her mother had passed away. Although she's always kept it hidden beneath her clothing. Her friends soon become suspicious of her actions after she has decided on taking her life. As she stands at the edge of life and death, Natsu comes to her aid.