She was the one to take him in. She was the one who looked after him when he needed it most. She was the only one that knew eveything about him.

Lying to her was impossible. It felt as if he was burning from the inside out when he even so much as tried to twist the truth.

He trusted her with everything he had. Everything he was. She was one of those glittering pearls, hidden in the depth of the darkest ocean. And he managed to find her, to get his hands on the treasure that was Niamh Seward.