romance and lifePosted: September 24, 2012
Did you ever notice how life always intrudes on romance?
How at that moment when you gaze into her eyes to say that line you rehearsed all week, your stomach rumbles and you both start laughing?
I think I was cursed. And I remember the day it started….
We were both about 13, and it was a picnic in the summer. While the other kids ran around playing tag and yelling we sat on a picnic table at opposite ends. Silently we flirted and eyed each other. Secret glances, smiles, it struck me she wants me to kiss her. How eager I was, and how her hair shone. I confidently slid down to her end of the table, put my arm around her and the table tipped over….