"Actually you know what you need to go to school tomorrow, so instead I’ll tell you about our first date since you don’t have the time," Valarie began; John gave a little whine but listened anyway. I just grinned as she spoke, listening to her talk about meeting my parents. I glanced at John who was glistening with interest. However, when I looked at Laura, she looked disappointed. I scoot over till I was close enough to whisper without distracting the other two.
“Hey, what’s wrong?” I asked. “You looked interested at first but not anymore.”
“Oh… It’s nothing.”
“Come on I’m hip, aren’t I? You can talk to me.”
She snickered at my comment. “You’re so not ‘hip’ just for saying the word hip.”
“Am too! Ask your aunt,” I pouted, earning a few more laughs. “But you’re not weaseling out of this one. What’s wron