Of Maple Leaves and Rushing Water (Chapter Four)Matthew yelped slightly as water splashed down his front. He was holding two mugs of water, and he had just tripped, nearly spilling the entire contents of both cups on his chest.Of Maple Leaves and Rushing Water (Chapter Four)
River giggled, smiling happily at Matthew. “You silly,” she teased, taking the cups herself and wiping excess water off his shirt and the partially empty cup. “You’re lucky we hadn’t actually heated that yet!”
Matthew laughed with her, though he was still a bit embarrassed by the escapade. “S-sorry, River.”
“Don’t apologize,” his girlfriend replied. “Everyone spills occasionally. At least it wasn’t hot, I’d hate to have to take you to the hospital for burns.”
“R-right.” The Canadian hung back slightly as River began working on making hot chocolate. Due to a lack of milk, they were using water. It wasn’t quite as good, but at least it was still a warm drink.
Matthew watched as River skillfully began maki
You Said You Loved Me You said you loved me.You Said You Loved Me
I was your first character.
I remember when you first submitted a picture of me onto the internet. You were so happy when you got a compliment on me. Granted, there weren’t many. You weren’t a popular artist. But that was alright, because even one or two positive comments motivated you to draw more.
I remember when you made a second character. His design wasn’t exactly the most original, like, I’ll admit it, my own design. But you were happy with his design. And seeing you happy made me happy as well.
After some more positive feedback, you made another character. She was a little stereotypical, a bit of a “Mary-Sue” if you will, but no one seemed to mind. Because you weren’t bothering anyone, and you were happy.
I’ll admit it. I got a little jealous when you paid attention to the other two characters, rather than I. But I got over it