The Story of Us
Chapter Twelve: Happy You’re Here
Word Count: 1675
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After a telling conversation with Jed Sunday evening and a very emotional phone call with her parents, Riley finally passes out in her room.
The following morning it’s a knock at Riley’s door that wakes her. The brunette stirs in bed. She feels completely drained, quite the contrast from the revitalising sleep she had the night before last.
Jedediah pokes his head through the door. “Time to get up for school, Riley.” He says softly. “I’ll drive you today.”