I realized that I loved him while I was away, learning to be an artist/actress. It took many hours of examination and experimentation with many people to realize that he was the one for me. I vowed that I would not let him get away, and that I would snatch him up when I finally went home for the holidays. Lucky for me, he split from his girlfriend over the summer and was still very much a single man.
It made me laugh, silently of course, that I was about to go and seduce my high school theater teacher, during my winter break. I finished signing in and turned towards the theater, smiling as I read the text that he would be having his class in there that day. I had timed it so it was near the end of the period when I finally saw him, and was able to get him alone for the next class period. I went through the side door, in the new wing, because the kids were still having lunch (those who had second lunch that day). I opened the door that was always unlocked, even when it was lo