She lay in the deep, sweetsmelling grass, fiddling absently with a stem of it. Gingerly, he ventured a "Hey" He paused. No response. Well, other than that she very deliberately broke the stalk in half. He wisely decided to follow suit with conversation.
"I walked through a field of daisies & was in awe for they knew me well. Yesterday & the day 'fore I whistled a tune to them all. Today as I hum a lovely hymn to yellow faces bright, their petals sway in a jovial dance just for me."...bh
Sara Lyman, protagonist. Beauty, popular girl in high school. Secret poet who followed her dream to become an English professor. Burned because of bad relationships. Now she wants nothing but to relax at the beach for the summer and forget about love.