But can Laura be believed?
Kelly’s delighted when Stu invites her, Gary and Maria for a complimentary meal at Speed Daal but their meal is interrupted by Laura who stuns them all by announcing that she's dying!
Laura is wounded by Kelly’s disbelieving reaction to the news that she has stomach cancer and only months to live. When Kelly later admits to Gary that she did look ill enough to be telling the truth, he reminds her that Laura’s still been a terrible mother and she owes her nothing. Unseen, Kelly slips out of the flat.
The next day, feigning illness in front of Gary and Maria so that she can skip school. But when Kirk reveals to Gary that he saw Kelly out and about late last night, he recalls how Kelly felt rough earlier and him and Maria fear Kelly’s back on drugs.
When Gary tackles Kelly with his theory she’s been scoring drugs, she vehemently denies it. But when Gary later returns home, he finds Kelly packing her things
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