Descriptive Essay : ' Oasis Springs '

898 Words Jul 25th, 2015 4 Pages
Observation – life has a way of getting away from me of late despite the time I dedicate to planning and preparing. Oasis Springs lies at the root of this recent development, I’m sure. After all, things always went according to plan before I moved here, my days quiet, orderly, peaceful – dull, boring and predictable. Now? Let’s take my failed attempt at a barbeque for example, my efforts to throw the party of the year resulting in the fiasco of a lifetime. I swear, I will never live long enough to forget that night. As for this evening, I intended to spend my time with a decent dinner, a box of Kleenix and an enthralling movie. Yet, Blaine stood right in the middle of my living room, leaving me to feel as if I somehow landed in the middle of a love story starring none other than myself!

“I’m not interrupting anything, am I?” Blaine asked after a couple of minutes of uncomfortable silence. He briefly glanced around, his gaze locking on the television, the man then turning to me. “I shouldn’t have just dropped in on you like this, but…well…I hoped… I should go.”

“No!” I countered so fast my head spun, my mind racing to come up with something, anything to say. I didn’t mind Blaine ‘dropping in on me’ and I certainly didn’t want him to leave. At the same time, I had no desire to come across some love struck teenager desperate to keep the infatuation of her life at her side. “Honestly, I’d enjoy the company. Besides, I could hardly play the part of the rude…

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