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Happy Birthday Gold Chapter 1***At Gold’s birthday party***
“Hmm…” Gold mumbled.
“What is it Gold? It’s your birthday! Shouldn’t you be happy?” Red asked.
“I am, I love all the presents you guys gave me but…something is missing…” Gold answered uncertainly.
“Oh? Is it Crystal?” Red asked, smirking. “Shut up…” Gold muttered.
“What is it Gold? I can’t hear you? You miss Crystal?” Red asked. He grins from ear to ear. He knew for a long time that Gold sees Crystal for more than a friend. He loved the way they fight with each other – or "flirting", as Silver says. Unfortunately for Gold, Crystal has to run an errand for Professor Elm and had not come back yet. Poor guy, Red thought.
“Do not.” Gold denied. “Do too!”
Teenage TaoismGiving birth is the closest I’d ever felt to dying.
Before that, my near death experiences had consisted only of my silent announcement of pregnancy—silent, being that my social media accounts were all deleted almost simultaneously and I never returned to school in the fall, saying without really saying that I had caught the malicious disease of “teenage pregnancy”. I’m sure the whisper spread in the hallways like the Bubonic Plague. That September, sitting at home on what would have been the first day of my senior year, I imagined friends I’d never talk to again saying “she was only seventeen, and so full of life!” at my absence in the cafeteria tables, as if they were attending my funeral instead of talking about me behind my back.
"Full of life," I had snorted then, folding a never ending stream of what had once been my own baby clothes. "Literally."
I walked around like a zombie for the months of my pregnancy, deciding t
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