“Well, you might go to the movies?” he asked, as an interim solution. “If you still want to be my friend, that is.”
His words in my head like a stray bullet from a distant dream that I never expected to become a reality echo. I felt my heart beating when I came to understand everything that was true: a boy asked me one day! It seemed that the big question in life deserves a good answer, but I could not think of one. “Sure,” I replied.
“Cool,” said Billy. “The usual time?”
“Great,” said Billy. “Maybe we can even grab a bite after the movie.”
A large piece, I hoped. “Sounds good, I say.
“Okay,” Billy agreed. “We’ll see.”
“Yes, I do. Completed” See you. “Hanging the phone, I went into the living room and sat on the sofa. In fact, I had a boyfriend. My excitement was boundless. I stayed there the rest of the afternoon was wondering if my life was at its peak. Certainly, I thought, it can not better than that.
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