Summary: Night after night Iris’s neighbor sets off his fire alarm after failing to cook his dinner leaving her no choice but to help him.
Word Count: 1289
Author Note: Who is in the mood for random fluff?
knew living in her own apartment was never going to be an easy thing.
For starters there would be no more of the luxuries she enjoyed when
living with her dad such as free laundry and food always being in the
fridge. The apartment itself wasn’t much better with its run down
kitchen and barely enough room for a few pieces of furniture.
biggest downside was the paper thin walls between her and her
neighbors. The person who lived above her seemed to enjoy doing
gymnastics at three in the morning judging by the loud thumps and
bumps she heard every night. In the apartment to the left was a
couple who seemed to only communicate through loud shouting. Then
there was the apartment to the right of her where a rather cute but
frustrating boy lived.
had seen him from time to time in the lobby or in the laundry room.
He was tall and lanky though he always seemed to slouch down. Iris
liked his cute freckles and shy smile on his lips whenever their eyes
met. Several times Iris tried to chat him up but he always stuttered
out short answers and turned bright red. She found him adorable in a
awkward and nerdy way that Iris really loved. She would have asked
him out several months ago if their conversations lasted more than a
there was one downside to being his neighbor.