"Yes, but they aren’t as bad." He sighed. "I ran into some drunk guys, when I was walking home, that started giving my music hate. I just ignored them but they caught up to me and well…" He paused, Thomas could probably figure the rest out. "I was scared."
"A bruise is caused by the hematoma of tissue in which capillaries and sometimes venules are damaged by trauma, allowing blood to seep, hemorrhage, or extravasate into the surrounding interstitial tissues. They are best treated by ice and rest of the affected area.” Bet-E spit out the words as if on command. She had taken to reading medical articles, as they seemed to be some of the most valuable knowledge on the internet. However, this particular case didn’t exactly help. Nothing could really be done about bruises. But Thomas recognized her attempt at being helpful.
"What Bet-E means to say is that you should take it easy. Are you still up for that party you’re throwing? We can’t do much about those punks from earlier, but we can certainly help you set up for tomorrow night." He shrugged, hoping Sonny would be cheered up by the idea of his party.