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   Chapter 1415 Leila's Resistance Against Melissa

The Substitute Bride By Coolgirl Characters: 8193

Updated: 2019-08-22 00:17

After Shirley came back, she became more dependent than normal on her parents. Whenever they weren't around, she would become tense and burst into tears.

Naturally, Shirley's sensitive behavior drew Charles' attention. Perhaps his daughter was suffering from some type of mental illness? He couldn't wait to make an appointment with a psychologist. However, the doctor was only available the next day.

Burnt out from anxiety, Charles went out of Melissa's bedroom. Melissa's nerves were on edge. Finally, she sighed in relief when Charles left and shut the door. Her heartbeat slowed down a little, but she felt her feet turn into jelly, and she couldn't support herself anymore. Her body fell down on the bed as if she'd lost her bones.

Melissa had been trying to avoid Charles' gaze recently. She felt dra

k not too long after."

Melissa looked sincerely and innocently at Leila in hopes of making her believe what she said.

But still, Leila had no faith in such a crafty hag. Even if Melissa promised just now that her departure from Dream Garden was temporary, Leila just dismissed it as Melissa's excuse. She knew that Melissa was full of tricks, unworthy of her trust.

Then again, she really had no other choice. Now, Melissa wasn't in the position to make decisions, and Leila knew that she would be forced out of Dream Garden sooner or later.

Even if Leila struggled and resisted, she had nearly zero chances left, now that she had lost her only chance to approach Charles. Despite that, she wouldn't resign herself to failure just because of the heavy price she had paid in trying to earn Charles' favor.

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