Confessions, Part I
stopped Ben on the way to lunch the next day.
the same time, we both said: Im sorry.
blinked. Wait, why are you
guess I sort of said that I only wanted to be your friend because you
had powers, he replied.
Im the one who should be sorry. I was just jealous.
have a normal life. Ive moved three times in the past six months
because I cant control my powers.
were walking down the abandoned hallway now, and Ben looked surprised
(I guess he expected me to yell at him or something; I do that a
my life hasnt always been normal, he said in a kind of sad
voice, like he missed not having a normal life.
do you mean?
showed me his watch, like that was supposed to answer my question. I
just looked at it, and then realization hit.