Chapter 20. Decisions
The morning sun blinded me as I pulled into the school parking lot. Squinting, I lifted up a hand to block out the glare and turned off the ignition. I had somehow managed to get out of bed today and return to the building where I was rejected by the girl I liked. Sure, I wasn't able to manage doing anything about my messy bedhead, but at least I was here.
I slung my backpack over my shoulder and strolled inside the school, only to discover a sea of curious eyes staring me down as I made my entrance. Not thinking it was such a big deal as I was used to it, I made my way down the hall before a person of familiar short stature stepped in front of me.
"Y-yo, homeslice," he greeted awkwardly.
"Hey, buddy, what's up?" I rustled Philip's curly hair, revealing a set of eyes gleaming with excitement.
"You know what's up! Did