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Hopeful Romantic

Summary: High school AU where you and Steve Rogers are neighbors. He has feelings for you, but you like someone else. That places a little damper on Steve’s hopes of being with you, but he’s not surrendering just yet.

Word Count: 1796

Warnings: Some swear words.

A/N: So, the story as a whole is inspired by the song “Lessons in Love” by Cartel. The opening scene of the story is based on the first scene of a Filipino film called Hey Babe. Happy reading!

Originally posted by bsegifs

“So…you want to know the man you are destined to be with, correct?” your grandmother asked, holding a stack of tarot cards in her hands as she took a seat across from you.

You nodded your head enthusiastically, folding your hands together on the table. “Yeah, I want to know who he is and when I’ll meet him, too. I mean I know I’m still in high school and I don’t want to get married yet, but…”

“That’s enough, my dear,” your grandmother waved you off as you kept your mouth shut, a small smile playing on your lips. Pulling out a card from the deck, she placed it on the table. “That’s you right there.” You gazed at the illustration of the woman, your smile growing as your grandmother pulled out another card. “And this is the man you’re destined to be with.”

Placing it on the table, you looked at the card with admiration, your mind imagining what this man was like. “So…when will I…”

Oh my gosh!” your grandmother exclaimed, causing you to jump in your seat as she looked at the card with wide eyes.

“What is it?! What’s going on?!”

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