Willow, a 17-year-old high school senior has a plan to get out of the town that holds her painful secrets that stop her from living a normal life. After she graduates she's leaving and never coming back. Nothing, not even the cute new guy will distract her from her goal. Even though his eyes haunt, and excite her he will not be a distraction... Her willpower is stronger than her heart, right?
"I'm sorry I know we're doing the friend thing, but you know I like you more than a friend. Right?" I nod. "So when you wear dresses that show off your body, and you start giggling. I don't know if I can help myself." I look back up at his face accented by the muted light in the dark hall. He's so honest.
I lift my hand and run my fingers through the curly tendrils on his forehead. He closes his eyes like he's reveling in my touch. He opens his beautiful honey eyes that scare the crap out of me, and I whisper. "Why couldn't you just have different colored eyes?"
He frowns. "What does that mean?"