College PhotographsThe first photograph was completely random:College Photographs2 days ago in Free Verse More Like This
I just happened to be at the edge of the
scene as the photographer clicked to set
the focus and open the shutter; or
whatever they do to make the picture.
Not immodesty, nor a warped need for
attention: I had not planned for this to
happen; I did not even know its purpose
(a project for some class?---publicity?---
a fundraiser directed to alumni?).
I was wearing my white button-down (the
sleeves' cuffs unbuttoned, the tails untucked in
defiance), and boot cut jeans (also in
defiance of the straight leg style---di rigueur
on campus) and charcoal (not quite jet) black
socks. Because the season was beautiful
autumn, and the warmth unseasonable,
shoes provided only annoyance and
I left them behind in my room all day.
The second photograph, as I came from
the lunchroom's side door on Woodlawn Avenue;
the third as I walked by the fountain in
front of Recitation Hall; and the fourth
while I sat on the low wall this side of
the Hollow, da
France x Reader: SpeechlessFrance never really cared about being on time. He couldn’t care less what the other countries thought of his punctuality; in fact, he tried to be late. “Fashionably late,” was what he called it. England had ranted about his tardiness many times but Francis didn’t bother paying him attention.France x Reader: Speechless2 days ago in Free Verse More Like This
The one time that Francis tried to be early was when he was going to go on a date with you. He closed his eyes and pictured your smiling face at him. He pictured your (e/c) eyes, twinkling at the roses he would give you.
He blushed, then laughed, knowing that it had been quite a while since he had last been on a date. He hoped he didn’t ruin it. “Oh, who am I kidding? I am France; romance is a part of me,” Francis cast one last look at his charming reflection in the mirror and nodded to himself. He looked satisfactory for a date.
~Time skip: brought to you by England’s’ scones~
You checked your watch.