Gar had slumped into a stool, and now his head was resting on the counter. The feel of Sophie's hand on his wasn't as comforting as she might have hoped, but some part of him did appreciate the sentiment. If it could be called a sentiment when she was in the state she was right now.
He'd forgotten that she'd lost so many so quickly, but it still bothered him that she had a way out of feeling it. Wow, losing her entire family must seem like a cakewalk. He did his best to shake away those mean-spirited thoughts, though, and put his hand on hers. "I'm glad you're still here."