She told me it was her first time. It hurts so much she was taken aback by the thought of its looming recurrence. She saw it coming, though. Now, she wants nothing but revenge. In an effort to make her feel better, I said that it also stung during my first time; the succeeding instance didn’t hurt any less. But even with my sweet disposition, I wouldn’t dare to recall that heartbreaking experience ever again.
That blond bombshell from Black Eyed Peas once said, “big girls don’t cry,” so I didn’t. She asked if she should tell her parents, so I said, “you shouldn’t.”