the life after..It wasn't love, that was certain. There wasn't that warm feeling whenever I was near her and my heart never skipped as some call it. And I was sure she didn't love me back. Mum clearly saw this when we announced our engagment before telling them that were even together. All this time they had only seen us as friends, best friends. We still are best friends, engaged ones. Though mum didn't fancy it. She said "oh my dear boy, don't you want to marry someone you love?" and i just shrugged and quickly answerd back " I want to marry someone who makes me laugh" and then she never brought it up again. Though I can see it in her eyes that she still is sceptical. And it didn't ease her mind when we told her the so called "hook up" story.
I had barely finished the first sentence "well, we were at this bar..." when mum took a deap breath, I cleared my throat a little and continued, " I hadn't answerd her messages so she came to find me"
I gave dad a fast glance as he pretended to read