Dear First Crush,
Do you remember the sunny hot afternoon, your punctured bike as I wheeled by?
I walked back home as you cycled on, we switched places.
Do you remember when I slowed down before the finishing line?
Your team member overtook me and came first. You cheered and smiled.
Do you remember the taste of the Chocolate that I made you? Does it still linger on your taste buds?
You squealed in delight and snatched the whole container off my hand. I knew you loved chocolates.
Do you remember being paired as Lab partners?
The sleepless nights spent during sleepovers to get the Lab Manuals ready on time.
Do you remember when I nudged my textbook on your desk and taking on martyrdom?
Miss N was such a hardass to punish students for not getting their textbooks.
Do you remember the purple umbrella that made a magical appearance in your bag on a rainy day?
You smiled and said that someone is watching out for you.
Do you remember these memories? Because years later, two drinks down, I do.
I remember watching you roll into his society on my cycle, meeting him after school.
I remember you hugging him in glee and congratulating him for winning the race.
I remember you running off with the chocolate and him licking it off your fingers.
I remember the nights that you spent texting him, while I completed your Lab Manuals.
I remember finding his name scrawled on the last page of my textbook that I had lent you.
Yes, with pink little hearts. Miss N was not the only bitch in the class that day.
I remember watching you standing at the corner, kissing him in the rain… under my umbrella.