two truths and a lie.Okay, truth or dare?More Like This
I paused and ran my tongue over my lips before responding, Dare.
Good, Alex said. I dare you to pick a new game. This is getting old.
Aw, come on! I whined. Youre such a guy!
Alexander Shapiro, my best friend and short-term crush, was such a guy. I often swore on the testosterone in his body. We had been friends for nearly six years, but I had only started liking him a couple of months before. Our first bonding experience was in third grade, when our class parakeet got loose. Alex and I stayed in the classroom during recess, trying to coax the colorful bird back into its cage. I ended up holding the cage door open while he chased the bird in my general direction. When the parakeet finally flew through the metal door into the cage and I slammed the door shut, we cheered together and ex