So much so indeed, that my very belonging to the female sex was often a forgotten fact whenever I was with them. Perhaps no one could ever tell that I had a rather fit body, since the big baggy hoodies and big baggy sweat pants I wore hid any semblance of silhouette.I looked more like a lowlife hoodlum than a girl, to be quite honest.Thus I sat on one of the dirty couches next to Alex, my best friend, alongside the others.

The latter, a stout, cap wearing sports fan, was always the host, for his house was the biggest, his chips reserves the most plentiful, and his parents the least present.

“Dude, bring the fucking beers,” I told him, “the game’s about to start.” “Why don’t you get them yourself if you’re so thirsty?

The error of their ways was to assume that I even had one.

This time around though, the course of events seemed to be taking a turn I was yet unaccustomed to.

As all that was going on, I smiled and laughed, like always. There was a feeling in me, one of inexplicable greyness.

That feeling had started being there a few years prior, at the turn of my puberty; when I first started growing out of childhood.With his lithe tallness, it seemed natural he’d hear everything, for his ears were above most heads. ” I noticed Liang’s intensely questioning look behind that of Hugo’s.There were two things the vaguely handsome, short haired young man loved above all else, smoking pot and gossiping like a teenage girl. “You didn’t hear anything,” Of course, I knew that he had. These two were always together when it came to pressuring me for information on my love life.Everyone accused me of overzealous prudishness, and true, even hugs and little kisses were something I never experienced. My ruminations were brought to a sudden halt when a beer bottle almost crash landed on my face. “Fuck you bro, “I gasped back, holding back my own laughter.Hugo did not wait for any words to follow, already he leaned towards me, his mind set on a subject he wanted to talk about. About you and Max.” He always heard the rumors, this one.” the two guys yelled as if their team had scored a point.