Details about Acts of Kindness by Heather Barnett
Acts of Kindness by Heather Barnett – Her eyes darted around the carriage from face to face as she panted, the colour draining from her cheeks. Opposite her, a pair of Japanese tourists exchanged uncertain glances. The man on her right was leaning back, eyes closed, arms crossed high on his chest. Bella took a deep breath and made her way down the carriage towards the stricken girl, moving Tarzan-like from handhold to handhold in case the Tube surged back to life. On the way, her brain consulted its knowledge of panic attacks and came up with… nothing. She crouched down next to the girl, who was watching her, wide-eyed and pale.