6. Chapter 5: The campus tour
Luke showed me around the school and we came to this small creak on the edge of school grounds in a forest type scenery.
"Isn't it beautiful?" Luke said "It's where i come to escape everything." He looked at me, he deep blue eyes were so focused on me. "Can I tell you something?"
"Yeah of course."
"I think your the most beautiful girl I've ever seen." I looked down at my lap and my eyes began to tear up. "I-I-I'm sorry, are you okay?"
"Uhm yeah I'm fine it's just... No ones ever called me beautiful before." I cannot believe I was about to tell this to a complete stranger. "I-I don't think you'll think I'm beautiful once you see this." I rolled up my sleeves and reviled my cuts. He just looked and looked.
After what seemed like forever I just got up and walked away crying. That's when I felt someone grab my hand. "Please, don't ever do that to yourself again." I looked at Luke. "Promise me"
"...okay I promise." I continued to look at him as he leaned in, I got scared so at the last second I hugged him. I felt so safe in his arms.
"You are worth so much, Alyssa. I-I like you." I looked at him and he wiped my tears away. We walked back to the dorms and he took me to my room.
I laid on my bed thinking about everything that happened that day and just smiled. That's when I heard something at the door, I got up and saw an envelope. I opened it and it said...