“Everything. Wes needs him now more than ever. The senator has an opportunity to make things right. That's more than we had with Dougie. And he has a responsibility to tell the people of North California what happened. After all, they've stood behind him with their prayers over the last three weeks. Senator Bellardi must know the truth, Jon, and he must share it with his constituents." She took a deep breath. "I'll... tell him right now," as she headed into the hospital.
"Stevie," Robert said, his voice soft but adamant, "it's imperative that we keep this information confidential for now.”