Jacka: Chapter 30
Ledge didn't pull the sayth out. It just sat there in Starnya's neck. As she coughed out blood, some more also flow out of her throat. At the sight of it, Marstin leaned of the side of the rock and puked.
"Oh no." says Dream, still in the tree. "No! Ledge! Why? What did she do wrong?"
"Nothing," he replied.
"Then why did you kill her!"
"Because they did something wrong!" Ledge looks at us.
What did we do wrong? We did nothing, so he kills Starnya? Ledge pushes her body off the rock, and she's still alive but not for long. As soon as she hits the ground, Hannah goes to her, checks her pulse and shakes her head.
"Stranya!" yells. Dream "Stranya! Stranya!"
"You know Dream," says Ledge "shouting her name won't make her come back to life."
Dream kicks, screams and struggles to get out of the tree. After only a few seconds, she just stops and cries. She just watched her best friend die.
"It's okay," says Bruno. "Dream, it is okay. Just look away."
And that's what she did, she just looks away