Bow Boy and Bread Girl - 4Four: KatnissBow Boy and Bread Girl - 4 in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
Peeta chooses me for his partner today in physical education.
The eyes of the class feel glued to me as I walk toward him with my head held high, but I refuse to acknowledge anyone but Peeta. As much as I still feel skeptical about him, there's a part of me that says he's sincere. It's hard to believe otherwise when he's grinning at me like Prim on her birthday.
I stand close to Peeta, but I don't let my eyes meet his. His proximity is enough to make me feel a little fuzzy and I don't like it. In gym classwhere I'm a constant target for Seam kids and townies alikeI have to keep my focus. I'm the fastest, most nimble girl in the class, but that can only get me so far.
He smiles at me still when I take my place next to him, as if the rest of District 12 hasn't been whispering and staring at us for the past week. I don't know what makes him so friendly to me, and though all of him confuses me, I can understand that I'm grateful.
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