“Why is Johnny sitting outside in the cold?” Connie asked her friend, Elena.
Elena sighed. “He’s waiting for his Dad to come home.”
Connie was startled. “Didn’t you tell him about the divorce?”
“Yes. Jack and I told him before we separated. We explained that we wouldn’t be living together as a family anymore.”
“If that’s the case, why is he waiting for Jack to come home?”
“I think he’s hoping that there wouldn’t be a divorce and that Jack would move back in with us.”
“I’m hoping that Jack would change his mind about the divorce too.”