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It’s all so familiar to me, but it still feels better than it should. I still feel…excited, happy, anxious and nervous, just walking up to the side of his car and waiting for him to unlock it so I can sit next to him. It’s always the same. I always know just how it’s going to be. And yet, my heart won’t slow down when he invites me in.
“Hey, Yugi.” He greets me warmly when I open the door, same as ever. Yami’s tone is just like it always is. His eyes meet mine in that same friendly way and they shine just a little brighter. He’s happy to see me, to get some time alone…because he wants to be with his ‘best friend’ after a long day. Nothing more. But then, nothing less. “Hop in.”
He has some music on, but as usual, it’s playing low and I don’t even notice the words at all as I listen to him ask me how I am. I tell him I’m ‘fine,’ like I normally do, and I make my voice work