The resentful look on Samuel’s face darkens. “I’ve been to visit my family in Corsica more times than you know, Emmanuel. I know him well enough to realize that he hates me for absolutely no reason. He is only doing this for his family—not for me.”
Emmanuel gives him a bewildered look. He is so taken aback by Samuel’s sudden outburst that he cannot find the right words to ease his friend’s pain.