It’s the oldest story in the world. One day you’re seventeen planning for someday. And then quietly, without ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life.
You said you didn’t want to do anything, but I insisted on at least having your favorite ice cream. Do you remember this? When I brought back mint chocolate chip and you asked why I thought that was your favorite, I was so confused. Anytime we had gotten ice cream together, that’s what you always chose. But you told me rocky road was your favorite. And you looked at me so tenderly and you said you always chose mint chocolate chip because you knew it was my favorite flavor.
Haley Scott, One Tree Hill (Season 9, Episode 8)