September 14, 2009
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Falling apart, I sit here, just trying to concentrate on algebra. Trying not to love you. 
And you're just sitting there, oblivious, laughing with your friend that sits at the desk in front of us. I laugh too, it's absurd.
You say my name, it sounds so much better in your voice. I blush and answer sarcasticly. 
Mr Webb yells at us. 
"Be quiet. Get on with your work."
I try. But when you're just sat there. Oblivous. I feel like kissing you.
Off on a tangent.
You kiss me back and say that you love me an do I want to go our sometime. 
But I don't. You don't.
You just sit there. Oblivious. Singing a song under your breath. Absentmindedly.
I know that tune. Quietly I sing along.
Under my breath. Absentmindedly.
"You and I"

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Susan G. said...
May 7, 2010 at 7:46 pm
I've personally never been in luv but it sounds to me tht sum day u 2 will be 2gether. Good Luck!!
BriarRose This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Nov. 3, 2009 at 10:42 am
this is such a real piece, and like some of the other commenters, i'm going through the same thing
EmmaXoxo<3 said...
Oct. 26, 2009 at 6:24 pm
I LOVE THIS!!!! I have experienced this before. I can completely relate! Keep writing!!!! :)
rach(: said...
Oct. 26, 2009 at 5:09 pm
This is brilliant. I love it. I'm going through the exact same thing. Perfect.
bobally said...
Oct. 25, 2009 at 10:04 pm
love this. something i can definitely connect to. awesome writing!
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