Her cap was pinned to her wavy black hair on a slant. Her crimson graduation robes billowed open in the breeze, revealing a knee-length lacy black dress and matching black pumps—demure enough for the school event, edgy enough to show she was eighteen and ready to take on the world.
You: It’s been so long since you called me for a coffee date, I was starting to wonder if we were still friends.
Me:*sighs* Life’s been a little overwhelming.
You: Mhmm. That’s why I took the liberty of ordering your favorite milk tea and I promise today, I won’t even nag you about how it’s basically a latte-wannabe and you should ditch your milky pretender and go for the latte.
He tasted like sweet lemonade on a scorching summer day. She was expensive champagne on a candlelit night. He tasted like decadent chocolate that took my breath away. She was caviar that stunned me with just one bite.
You:*waves* You made it! I was beginning to think it would just be me and my coffee today.
Me:*plops into chair* Was held up by the MTA. Major subway delays and there was this ridiculous crowd of angry people pushing against each other for any train that came. I half expected someone to shout “THIS IS SPARTA”. I hate New York.
You: No, you don’t, you love New York.
Me: Ugh, I do love New York.
You: You’re like an old married couple with the city. There’s always something to bicker about – MTA delays, insane crowds, one stop down from Times Square and all of a sudden, you’re in a dangerous neighborhood – but at the end of the day, you’d never divorce New York. Continue reading “Weekend Coffee Share: A June Pep Talk”→
Prompt: Some people eat to live, while others live to eat. What about you? How far would you travel for the best meal of your life?
Passports out and Utensils ready! In no particular order…
1. Hogwarts – The Chosen Meal
I can picture it now: taking a seat next to my fellow Ravenclaws, making quick friends with Luna (her quirkiness = hello, awesome friendship), and stuffing my face with every kind of delectable dish and treat imaginable, finally washing it all down with a cold goblet of pumpkin juice. Mmm.Continue reading “Passports & Utensils”→