Well, I think a big part of it is--she knows all too well that, if the's declared "guilty", and locked away--this could be the last chance she has to tell Julian what she's wanted to tell him, since "Rendezvous". But should
she? Or is it enough to heal the "bad blood"?
Glad you're still liking it!
"The saying implies but does not name the effective agency of its supposed utopia.... 'Needs and abilities' are, of course, subjective. So the operative statement may be reduced to 'the State shall take, the State shall give'."