Alone: (v) - having no one else present; on one's own. *** "Violetta." He reached for my hand again, "Why do you hide yourself away?" "I don't," I lied. He sighed at my horrible attempt of lying. "Will you tell me?" "Tell you what?" I whispered. "Tell me why, and don't avoid it," I let out a deep breath, looking away from his green eyes. "Where do I start?" "From the beginning," Leon replied his hand interlocked our fingers. !mild/strong language!