When: 19 January 2005
Where: In’N’Out Burger in Alhambra
Who: My mom
Weather: Partly cloudy, and amazingly not raining
For some reason, my mom was able to pick me up from my half-day at school, which I had because the entire week was set aside for administering semester exams. The conversation turned to some hot water I’d gotten into with a girl I liked which left me thoroughly disappointed in both of us.
“She’s too secure,” I said, and my mom agreed. As we pulled out of the parking lot, KROQ played an annoying song from that new movie Garden State. Soon it would be back to rain, and school, and bewildering boredom.
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