Shallow SmilesA boy sits beside a hospital bed. Tears stream down his face, but he isn't making a sound. He's just silently weeping to himself he knows he should look up, he knows he should look at her and her endless perfect beauty but he can't, he can't bring himself to do it, so he just sits there staring at the floor.Shallow Smiles5 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
I just sat there, staring at the floor
"Hey Lilly" I said casually as I strolled into the school yard. Lilly was always at school early, she only lived down the street from school, you could see her road from basically any classroom.
"Hey Paul, how are you this beautiful morn?" she said cheerily, throwing me one of her heart stopping smiles. These were the kind of smiles that I lived for, they were my heroin and I could never get enough of my fix.
"I'm pretty good thanks, how about yourself?" I love the way she spoke, it was seamless there was never a pause, never a stutter nothing ever seemed to break her stride while she was speaking.
"Not bad, not b