I sighed, as I slowly pulled my headphones out of my ears. Mom was going on and on about how great this change would be. I, on the other hand, was not so sold. "Are you sure you don't want to change your mind? I mean...San Jose has everything you'll ever need!" I said, trying desperately to convince her.
My mother's laughter filled the car, as she glanced over at me. "Lily dear, you know why we're moving. And it's a little late sweetie, considering we're actually here."
As she said this, I immediately snapped out of whatever state I was in, and glanced up. When I did, I felt a small gasp escape my lips. "Oh my gosh."
The house was truly stunning. There were pillars aligning the front, and a balcony extended across them. It was painted a crisp white with forest green shutters, and a large porch stretched around it gracefully.
To be perfectly honest, it was the most beautiful house I'd ever seen.
Slowly we got out of the car, my eyes still glued to the house. "Oh mom, I had no idea...