The Ring Part 3: Summers DeadSoon days, weeks, months, half a year had gone and passed. Until that night was just a distant memory that neither were sure whether really happend. Those sweet summer nights were gone.Even Atumn had come and gone, marking the end of any summer romance. Winter was here; freezing the hearts that summer had so well melted.Time had past from new beginnings into the old rutines of school and the expectations of fake smiles. A time that meant new people would fall in love, new hearts would be broken, and old wounds would still be open.Everyone had new friends that year. Valentine's Day was a few months away and everyone was trying too hook up now so they could say "I love you" on that one endearing night.Those two secret lovers from last summer were no longer in love. Maybe on some level they wished they still were and maybe on another they wished for something else. But one thing was for sure; they could no longer stand each other. Everyone had grown to like one more than the other. The
The Ring Part 2: The Coke CanWhat am I doing here? Didn't he break my heart?My finger felt empty and bare with out the ring there. Was it the right thing to do? Should I really have given it back? Well I might as well get over it, I'll never see that ring again.Quickly I blinked back the wave of tears that thretend to tear the walls that held my emotions back. I looked up and he was openly staring at me. As our eyes met it was all I could do to pull away from his gaze and act like I didn't care. Where as in truth, I wanted him to be only mine; to run my fingers through his wavy hair and feel his lips against mine. The thought sent a shiver of pleasure down my spine. Smoothly he handed me a Coke and as I took it I heard something rattle and clang. On the top of the can there it was; the ring I gave back only a week ago. It was so close.Just put it on. How hard could it be? No, I can't put it on. Would he really think of me the same if I had it on? I do miss it alot. Without touching the ring, I handed him back the
The ring part 1: the walkTHE RING PART 1: THE WALK"I can walk this far from here."The two stop at the top of the hill. Below, her house stood. A sign of the end.She turned to him. Slipping the ring from her finger she said "You can keep this. I seem to have no need for it anymore."Confusion registered on his face. "But why?"She started walking down the grassy hill, sweeping her hands around her she turned back. "It's a sign that you own me. Obviously, you no longer do. Obviously, you no longer have need for me. Obviously you no longer want me."The words stung like a slap in the face. "You can keep it." she said softly. "Give it to the girl you really want. The one you need." With that she turned around and never looked back.