Anonymous asked: "It'd been hard to make friends at boarding school. She'd made up stories for her first visit home, not wanting her family to know. "Your school is stupid," Sam had said defiantly, then spent the week ignoring her. When Melanie tried to confide in her mom - "You want to quit?" Pam had asked. "Well, no -" "Then what? What're you asking for?" "I just .." She'd wanted someone to listen. And things have changed a lot since then - but the weekly phone calls with Sam are .. it's nice, having a sister."