The Opening Ceremony
In a bird cage made of silver
I saw ten jewels around me
They all wished to be chosen
But my heart wanted else
A tiny, black key that I want
A plain, rusted key that nobody wants
March 1, Monday
‘Well… that was a strange dream,’ I thought.
As a person who doesn’t dream often, these peculiar dreams last long in my memory. However, I didn’t have any time to ponder its meaning today. Not only I think dreams are random gibberish made by brain, but also today is the opening ceremony of Akademi High, the place where my “love” will be.
After few sets of morning exercises, I took a shower and changed into school uniform. When I saw myself in these clothes, my heart was beating faster than usual and there was a weak trembling of my legs. Am I nervous?
I must be. This is the moment I’ve waited for years and years. How could I NOT be?
I shook my head. “I should hurry. The morning practice sets to