Abstract Gender: Chapter 1 'Just Another Day'
Chapter 1; Just Another Day
The music on the alarm clock rang loud; it was ten o’clock on the last Friday before students would return to school. Ryan Hawke rolled over in his bed and looked blurrily at the time. There was a moment of stillness as the teen’s groggy brain put the pieces together.
“Shit!” Ryan yelled as he hopped up from his bed, nearly losing his footing on the floor as he lunged for his dresser. Ryan was days away from starting his senior year of high school. For him, life could not be better; things were simple, he had his friends, a very attractive cheerleader girlfriend, and a guaranteed place on the wrestling team when winter rolled around. He was a fairly average high school boy; shortly trimmed dark brown hair and a trimmed body.
Ryan had been quite short entering high school, and although he had had grown the previous school year putting him just a couple inches below the national average, he still had the feeling of being shorter than pe