When You Look Down

I want to
talk
laugh
smile at you.
When I do,
you
crack
my favorite, crooked grin
and look away.
But...
Why?
Why do you look
down,
across the room,
at Jacob,
anywhere but me?
You make me smile
just
by looking at me.
I can't help but wonder
if
I do the same
for you...





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alwayskelley This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 6, 2010 at 3:56 pm
i like this one though i do relate a bit to this boy cuz its hard to look someone (especially someone you like) in the eye
 
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