A doorway to something new – a new beginning, a new game – stood in front of me. I was going to fight, to play towards whatever goal they gave me. I threw my shoulders back and pushed on the door. I was ready.
I don’t understand why my parents are yelling. My dad’s veins are popping out and my mom is waving her arms wildly. Don’t they understand how incredibly ridiculous they look? Everyone in the restaurant is staring. […]