A/N: Hey dudes so it may take me awhile to upload the next chapter, idk if you've heard about hurricane Florence or not. But she is kickass storm and heading straight for me so my power is guaranteed to go out, and most likely for days. Weeks even :(
So please know in the meantime I will be vigorously writing down ideas and plots in the dark w my lil battery powered candle for u guys ;))
"My mom says I should switch to decaf, but decaf is so blech," Lacey slid down in the cafe chair while I stirred my straw in my coffee.
"Caffeine and I are in a very happy place in our relationship, I'll have you know. I won't let 'em go that easily!"
Lacey frowned. Then her hand was waving in my face.
"Earth to Ariaaa, where'd ya go?"
"Yeah yeah, I'm here." I blinked.
Well truth be told, I was here, but I wasn't here.
In my head I was standing on that sidewalk, the one where Noah had spun me around and his hand was on my waist. I was where his soft skin had touched mine unexpectedly, and where he whispered in my ear.
"Think about it..."
It's all I could think about... how could I not? Have you seen the guy?
I buried my face in my hands.
I needed to stop.
Why couldn't I get that boy out of my head?
"I can't get her out of my head."
"You're whipped, bro."
I threw the hand towel at Lucky as he laughed.
"I'm serious, I don't know what to do." I grabbed another towel and continued bussing the tables.
"Dude, have you looked in the mirror lately? I'd think struggling with the ladies would be the least of your problems."
"Contrary to belief, sex isn't everything, neither is sleeping around."
"...What about Jen?" He started to sweep the bar's floor.
I stopped in my tracks for a quick second.
"I broke it off with her weeks ago."
"Well there's your problem, buddy! Noah Jr. down there is missing out on some action, so he's fucking with your head! You're just horny." He bounced his eyebrows.
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After an abusive relationship, Aria's heart is torn as she deems herself unloveable, and as we've all heard: you can't expect someone to love you when you don't even love yourself. Aria was no exception... until Noah. His fight to show Aria what rea...