"I know, but I was too tired, and figured it would be best to talk to you now instead of then." He said. He wanted to know what it was that made her wake up screaming like that. He usually, if he came down for food at all, took the food and ran up to his room. But today he wanted to talk. He was feeling different. Something about last night changed his mind. Perhaps it was that he immediately ran to his sister's side, without even thinking that he was trying to avoid her. And that just shows, the familial bond is stronger than any wall one builds up.
"What was it?" he asked. "Why did you wake up screaming?"