Hopeless - first chapter
29 days ago
It started with a dare. It was 7:52pm on a summer day - precisely on 12th July. It was one of those days where the sun stayed in the sky until 11pm and where the breeze was a slight hint of fresh air that gave into your skin. Me and my four friends (Ryan, Kristelle, Kielana and Austin) were in the middle in Austin’s garden playing “Truth Or Dare”. It was incredibly funny learning about eachothers secrets and doing hillarious things. Everyone had a turn and I knew that it would pick on me.
“Hmm, Luna!” said Ryan. Oh shit. I am so nervous. I gave Ryan a look which meant, “I will get revenge.” He just laughed at me and said, “ I dare you to climb up that tree.”
Everybody in the room tensed up. Everyone remembered that moment when I thought that I could climb trees but instead I landed on the floor, on my face, all muddy. It’s in the book of “Worst Days Ever.”
“Ryan,” Austin said, “you can’t just do that, remember what happened five years ago!” I could tell he was trying so hard not to laugh. Kielana and Kristelle both glanced a worried look at me and crossed their fingers. I love the Ashworth twins, they are so alike!
Ryan looked at everyone before saying, “it’ll be nice to see if Luna has changed her ways. After all, she is 13 now - 14 IN LESS THAN A WEEK!”
Oh. Shit. I forgot about my birthday. A flood of thoughts ran through my mind. Shit, shit, shit. I can’t really be injured a week before my birthday but I need to show Ryan and the rest of my friends that I can do this, I’m not the same wimp I was 5 years ago. Here goes...
~ thanks guys for reading my first chapter! should i continue? ~