wellhonest to God, iwell5 years ago in Haiku & Eastern More Like This
don't think i'm quite ready to
be honest with God
Neil and Ian -Jamie and Alice Sequel- Ch. 1"You're the guy?"Neil and Ian -Jamie and Alice Sequel- Ch. 13 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
That's what the girl I feel strange around said to me. Her widened eyes are pale and remind me of a husky's.
Well, no, that's not the best comparison. She's more like a pit bull. On steroids.
Her name is Flora Harrington. She claims to be the daughter of the richest woman in the city, Melrose Harrington. No one believes her because her supposed mother's never around.
She hates me now that she knows that I'm "the guy". Maybe I should tell you why.
I think this started when my class discussed who our role models were in elementary school. It was my turn so, like most kids my age, I chose my parents. I drew a picture of them and myself in front of a somewhat accurate portrayal of our house. I displayed the drawing proudly.
"This is Dad," I said while pointing at the taller man, "and this is Daddy," I pointed at the shorter man. "This is me. My parents are my role models because they are really nice and they know everything!"
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