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Christine Owen By Christine_Owen Completed

It was just a nickname, to make fun. I was a gangly youth, tall and bony, with huge hands and feet that took me years to get used to. My eyes - too wide-set, my chin too pronounced. And I was skinny, shaped like a tall limp rectangle without any curves. But over time I grew into my awkward features, and when I developed into a young woman, suddenly my childhood name was strangely fitting:


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Amazing!!  I love the design and your creative word play. Plus Belle a la Bet is my favourite story, ever!!!
suhreena suhreena May 31
This is so beautifully written. I’m loving it already since the first paragraph.
gaabrielamz gaabrielamz Oct 07, 2016
The fact that gaston didn't crossed my mind is preoccupying....
This is set in a more modern time, I presume. Modern day setting or not, it's an awesome read so far!
SamSquid SamSquid Jan 24
It's almost as annoying as when someone doesn't close the door when they leave your room.