61. If life were a movie

If life were a movie, I’d choose a John Hughes flick.

I don’t see the upside, I replied. You’d still have teenage angst. You’d still have bullies. And the heartbreak would be of the same variety real life offers up.

I know, she acknowledged. But it’d be set to a killer soundtrack.

As they shared their first, tentative kiss, in kicked Simple Minds.



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3 thoughts on “61. If life were a movie

  1. X says:

    Another triumph. Short, but so sweet

  2. Yes, and I’d be able to do that trick with the lipstick. Great story!

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