I heard steps behind me and I knew it was my best friend, Tabitha. It’s the end of school and we have all classes together, but two.
I turned and smiled at my strawberry blonde best friend. She threw her arms around me and squeled.
“Do you know who he is yet?” She asked me.
I rolled my eyes and shook my head. “No. Dad said he wanted it to be a surprise.”
She groaned. “Why couldn’t he just tell you so I could search him up on the internet? I wanna see how hot he is.”
I laughed and looked around the hallway.
I saw him.
The high school bad boy, Nick.
I looked at him with an emotionless face. He smiled smugly at me.
I rolled my eyes and grabbed Tabby’s hand and walked outside.
“Promise you’ll call as me soon as you get done?” She asked me.
I laughed and nodded.
We hugged and I got in my car and drove home.
I pulled up and walked in. Dad was in the kitchen cooking dinner. “Hey, Tara, how was school?” He asked me.
I threw my backpack on the floor and shrugged, hopping on a stool and grabbed a banana.
“It was ok. This freshman, I think his name was Billy, fell face first in the cafeteria.”
Dad looked at me and raised an eyebrow. “Is he ok?” I shrugged again. “I guess. I didn’t see him the rest of the day.”
He nodded his head. “Go upstairs and get ready. The guests will be here in about 30 minutes.”
I sighed and walked upstairs. I grabbed clothes and went to me bathroom.
I stripped my clothes off and hopped in the hot refreshing water. I washed my hair and body and stepped out.
I dried off and put on the greenish blue dress dad picked for me. The dress was thigh length and one shoulder strap.
I put on black