A Week in Lonely Eyes

Wednesday:

The girls on the corner gave him a hard time. He dropped his ice cream.

Thursday:

His mom made his brother’s favorite dinner. Saturday Night Live was on, but he didn’t watch.

Friday:

On the bus ride home, Tommy and Jess pulled up at the same red light in a dark blue SUV. He pretended not to see them.

Saturday:

He slept in to avoid everyone.

Sunday:

He slept. There were birds outside his window in the afternoon.

Monday:

Five kids in Chemistry raised their hands to talk about the semi-formal dance they had gone to over the weekend.

Tuesday:

School skipped him over a day.

Wednesday:

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