"I wanted to see Oscar face-to-face. I wanted him to know I was there," she said. "He never looked my way."
Instead, Pistorius stayed focus on the testimony, occasionally taking notes. On the second day of the trial, two more witnesses described hearing arguing from his home.
Neighbor Estelle van der Merwe says she was awoken by loud voices and tried to cover her head with a pillow so she could get back to sleep. She heard four noises but was unable to definitively say if they were gunshots.
Charl Johnson was the last witness for the day and described hearing a woman's voice as if "her life was in danger."
"I remember hearing a succession of shots," says Johnson. "I heard the lady scream again and the last scream faded moments after the last shot was fired."