The time was around midnight on a cold winter night. Snow had just slowly started to fall around the Iwatobi Swim Club as Haruka Nanase finished his seventh straight lap.
He quickly touched the wall, his head shooting up out of the water. He gripped the edge of the pool with both hands, slow pants coming off his lips. The male quickly ripped off his goggles, flipping his dark hair and slowly dipping his arms back into the water.
" That makes seven... I think that's enough free style practice for one night.." He mumbled to himself as his breathing returned to normal and his heart rate slowed. Haru lifted himself out of the water, then grabbing a towel and beginning to dry himself off.
As he went to dry off, his thoughts drifted on his friends, who were all away for the holiday break. Then, suddenly, his thoughts went on a certain redhead.
Rin Matsuoka's image filled his mind, causing the blue-eyed male to blush an get butterflies. Haru had liked Rin for a long time, even more now b...