"Maybe I failed my boys, Cole," McGinley explained. Yes, maybe he had. But if he'd failed them in the past, he'd fail them no longer. He'd sacrifice himself for them now.
"Jesus did it for His Father, I'll do it for my sons."
"Joshua?" Cole was confused.
"You wouldn't understand, Cole. Look, I'm admitting their murders and..." his voice began to quaver "that girl... I never meant..."
The thought of the dead girl became confused with the thought of his own death and his sons left fatherless and without guidance, and he laid his head on his desk and wept.