You must know the reason why she is silent. You must trace her weakest spots. You must write to her. You must remind her that you are there. You must know how long it takes for her to give up. You must be there to hold her when she is about to.
"Stop it," she said. "Stop being like that." His smile widened. “Like what?” "If you’re angry, just say it. Don’t act like nothing ever touches you. It’s like you never feel anything at all.”