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"Alright!" Carly shouts. She's arranging another arm wrestling contest. "Here we go!"
Fredweird pulls out two chairs, placing one on either side of a table. I step forward, readying myself for the match. "Ok, Benson, let's do this thing." I say with my usual attitude.
"Just a sec," he says, flinging his jacket away and rolling up his short sleeves, showing off his new rippling muscles. I hear "oo"s and "ya"s from our small audience. I simply roll my eyes. He knows he's going to lose so why make a show of it? He very audibly cracks his neck.
"I'm getting bored!" I complain falsely in a sing-song voice.
"Sit down boy." Carly states, pointing at him. He sits, propping his elbow up on the table. I raise my hand to meet his, forcing my heart to ignore the slight flutter. "You ready?" Carly asks, putting her hand on top our entwined ones.
"Ready." Feddork says with confidence. Ugh, what a tease.
"You ready?" Carly says again.
"Call it." I nod.
I Had Everything...Magnus walked through a screen door onto a wraparound porch. He smiled as he watched three kids run around the front yard. Magnus turned and sat on a white porch swing before wrapping his arm around a man beside him. He handed the man a glass of lemonade.More Like This
"Thanks," The man smiled, watching the children in front of them.
Magnus tucked a small strand of grey hair behind the man's ear. He remembered when that strand was as black as the night.
"Magnus?" The man turned.
Magnus caressed his face, "Alec." Magnus looked into Alec's eyes, eyes that used to be as bright as day, but now were dull and faded like a pond on a dreary day.
"Did you ever see this happening when we were young?"
"All of it," Alec set his class down onto the porch. "Did you see us having kids? Grandkids? Did you see us as the old couple who lives far away from civilization?"
"Meaning a small country invisible to mundanes, or the mountains of Idris?"
Magnus shrugged, "I hoped this is what you