Wednesday, 18 July 2007
12:17:47 AM (GMT)
Rebecca was a tanned, dark brown haired girl. Her eyes were sparkling blue, like the
lake she sat above.
This had been where most of her life was spent, now in her teen years. Not that
she looked it. Rebecca was taller than most girls in her class, skinny, but never
quite got a chest. The lake was down the street from her house. The tree that hung
above the water had a thick branch, which she had just climbed onto. She was waiting
for her friends, Jeff and Jamie. Jeff and Jamie were together, and they had been for
a year now. Rebecca was annoyed every so often about the two's constant... Cuteness.
The would often pay no attention to her and only to eachother. But she lived with it,
because these had been her friends for nine years, just from the beginning of
The branch shook, and Jeff pounced on her. She giggled and fell into the water with
him. Every weekend they all met at the lake to swim, rain or shine. But he was early
today. She tried to swim to the surface, but he held her down. She tickled him and he
"Watch it Re-re, I'll fight back!" That was his nickname for her. Jamie was Jam.
Jamie found it cute, but Rebecca thought no such thing.
"Stop." He gave her a serious look. "I really have to talk to you."