He should've heard from one of them by now.
"The child should've settled you," her mate's mother chimed in.
"You should've blocked that five times over," he chided.
He should've felt something, perhaps gratitude, to the man before him.
She hesitated, aware she never should've told Damian, let alone allowed Xander to pry the answer out of her when they'd met.
He should've been running for the door by now.
You should've waited until morning.
The words should've scared her, but the world was growing hazy, the pain fading as darkness crept into her vision.
"I should've said it sooner," he whispered.