″It’s nothing,” Jane replied with a smile.

“Your workload isn’t heavy, so well be able to manage,” Sean added.

“That’s because you’re capable enough to juggle between your tasks and my own, not because of how little work there is,” Steve said.

He knew that everyone already had their own share of assignments, so having them shoulder his burden would definitely add to the amount of tasks they had to complete.

“We are all family, and being able to help each other is a good thing,” Daniel said, and looked at Sean. “But you need to take good care of yourself too. Just get another secretary to help you out if it’s too much for you to handle.”

“Yeah, I’ll think about it,” Sean said.

He knew that Daniel did not want him to sacrifice his and Jane’s well-being for work, even though it was for the good of the company.

Jane knew this all too well, so she smiled as a surge of warmth filled her from within.

After dinner, everyone gathered in the living room to have a chat as a family. It was rare for the entire family to be back here as one, so they wanted to spend more time together.

got late, and Steve was the first

head home first. Sally needs to

take good care of Sally,” Gloria reminded

next time, Mom and Dad,” Sally

goodbye,” Gloria nodded


up as well, and said, “I’m heading

take you home,”

Stanley. “You’re my boyfriend now. Of course you’ll have to drive me

spoken, Cherry looked at Tia. “Hey, I’m leaving now. Let’s

“Sure,” Tia replied.

Stanley and Cherry left the house together, a sense of loneliness began to creep up to Tia.

Mrs. Wallace Sr. looked at Tia

you with me,” Tia said, and pushed her

left, Nolan and Lana turned to their parents, wanting to go back to

drop silence, Gloria glanced around

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