It’s that time of the year again, the entire city is already talking about this damn trial and the announcement hasn’t even been made yet. Although why they feel the need to announce it every year I don’t know.
October 12th, has been every year, and will be every year coming.
Almost everyone already knows what they’re doing. Rachel on the third table? Wealth. Her whole family has chosen it for at least 10 generations. Sammy’s on table 6, he’s choosing comfort.
You could name almost anyone in this class, and I could tell you what their parents chose and what their grandparents chose.
Even though we all know that the announcement’s coming today, for whatever reason, the teacher won’t start preparing us until it’s come, by choice or by requirements – it’s hard to tell these days.
I catch the face of my best friend in the corner of my eye, she’s looking at me as though she