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but that was about it.)Now, it's worth mentioning, though we never actually hung out (in or out of school), our social circles did sort of orbit one another.We were never so far away from one another to remove the dream of her from my mind..action_button.action_button:active.action_button:hover.action_button:focus.action_button:hover.action_button:focus .count.action_button:hover .count.action_button:focus .count:before.action_button:hover .count:before.u-margin-left--sm.u-flex.u-flex-auto.u-flex-none.bullet. Error Banner.fade_out.modal_overlay.modal_overlay .modal_wrapper.modal_overlay [email protected](max-width:630px)@media(max-width:630px).modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:hover:before. Here's a plot line for you: 10 years after graduating from high school, a guy returns home for the holidays and visits a local bar where he finds and reconnects with his high school crush. If you've seen the movie "Can't Hardly Wait," this girl was my Jennifer Love Hewitt. ), was on the cheerleading team (for at least one year) and most importantly, nearly all the guys I knew had a crush on her.As it turns out, she's also had feelings for him the whole time, and poof! She was friendly and bubbly and polite, blonde-haired and good-looking and had a last name close to mine — which meant two things: shared homeroom and locker proximity, son!I'd make odd jokes ("I have a shrine dedicated to you at my apartment!
It's sort of like what happens when your favorite actor/rapper/singer dies young… As my 10-year high school reunion approached, I felt some sort of symbolic pull in the universe demanding I take action.Meanwhile, she had a child and stayed local for her job.I'd see her every so often at the bar she worked at, whether I was visiting friends in the area or sneakily going back there with the intent of seeing her (read: it was always to see her).Naturally, I never once acted on this fantasy of mine — settling for the idea that there was, in fact, a better chance I'd become president of the United States than gett with her.When we graduated from high school, we continued to drift further apart.