But Nola told Anya she was leaving. Secrets were meant to be shared. Nola knew this. A secret untold ate at you until it was let out. Nola was only doing what was natural.
Of course Anya followed them. They all went out into the desert, Liam and Jia and Nola, with Anya following them.
It was meant that they should be followed. And so everything was as it should be.
The moon rose.
They walked on.