Becoming MarcusA summer romance is something we all dream about that we wish would come true. We'd lay around on our California rooftops and watch in a dazed stupor as the sun declines in a fading pink sheet. We'd feel our lover's arms envelope us and place delicate kisses along our necklines and collarbones. We'd eventually strip naked and simply enjoy the feel of another's skin pressed against our own bodies. We'd feel loved, wanted, and needed.And so the summer begins on a hot and breezy Tuesday in Rochester, New York. Not a California rooftop, but an apartment building's porch. Not a sun slipping past in pink, but dipping into a path of traffic on Ridge Road, painting a swab of sky blue on its way. Not a lover, but a coat of sweat beneath a pair of C-cupped breasts. Not a kiss, but a sob from our own throat. Not naked, but sure as hell wanting to be if it weren't for nosy neighbors. Loved, wanted, and needed, but feeling far from it. This is the difference from a fictional summer romance and rea
Quotes 12"Darren.""Hm?""I've realized something.""What?""You look like a twelve year old, correct?""Around there, I suppose, yes.""But how old are you seriously?""Early 30s.""See?""See what?""A child on the outside but an adult in reality. You're like every pedophiles' dream."" ... D8>;;"
Cinderella's Not Gonna HappenFelix: Oh, Nadia! Your eyes sparkle like diamonds in the moonlight! Your smile makes my soul shiver with ecstasy-Eddie: Thats an illegal drug.Felix: I beg your pardon?Eddie: Ecstasy.Felix:
thats ACID, Edward.Eddie: Are you sure?Felix: Yes, and otherwise the word ecstasy can be used as a different term.Eddie: Right, right. Carry on!Felix: (sighs irritably, turning back to the lady) Your smile makes my soul quiver in ecstasy. I await to see you-Eddie: (coughs) Pervert.Felix: I am not perverted!Eddie: Uh-huh. Im reading this script here and it says I await to see you in your gown of white.Felix: It means her wedding dress
oh.Felix: (mutters) Jesus
*turns back to the woman* I await to see you in your gown of white, with your hand in mine. And together we shall say the words of love: I-Eddie: Achoo!Felix: SHUT UP!!Eddie: Well, excuse me! I sneezed!Felix: You think you can sneeze a little quieter?Eddie
SSADDarren runs up to the front of the school as prom continues inside, nearly running into Steve as he comes out. Gasps out of breath, Steve!Darren? Steve asks, blinking rapidly. I thought you weren't coming? And why are you dressed like you just came from work at Wendy's? Did you just come from Wendy's?That's not the point! Darren exclaimed and leaned forward, gripping Steve's shoulders with both his hands. The point is, I came here because I wanted to tell you something I've been keeping in forever.What is it? Steve asked curiously.Darren swallowed the knot in his throat. I'm in love with-Steve!Both boys turned to see a petite girl in a lavender dress that matched Steve's violet tux crossing the entrance hall and coming out the door. Steve smiled in greeting, brushing off Darren's hands and taking one of the girl's, kissing her delicately as she stood on her tiptoes. My mom