While the boys slept, Ami dug at the earth with her bare hands. She was determined to get her friends out, even if that meant sacrificing herself. Then, Ami's hand felt a cool breeze. She pushed up, and she found herself outside, in the middle of the night. She grabbed a handful of sticks from the surface, and crawled back down carefully, putting sticks up to hold the tunnel.
When she was near to the pit again, she heard voices. "Steve, she whispered in my ear! But we could never be together! You know that!" She crawled into the cave, and saw Chris's head on Steve's shoulder, his arms gripping Steve's while shaking. He was crying.