Furiday, about 5 PM
sin room, browsing khan and playing
Hey buddy, have any plans fer the weekend?"
Not really, my."
Why don' t you go out with seme friends? It' s a nice night."
continues fer another five minutes
asks about girls and my "friends"
try to dodge around admitting I have friends and have no experience with girls
OK buddy, just let me know if ) LI ever want a ride somewhere, or Wu can berreh my car any time you want."
Barats me on the shoulder and leaves
kl get backto
Aafter a few minutes, feel thirsty
drinks in my room
Aventure out of my reem and go to the kitchen
my father in the living room, crying
around the Lerner
s looking through photo albums at pictures m me
leeks up, trying to hide that he was crying
I' m going em with some friends, can I still borrow the car?"
smiles the happiest smile I have seen in years
Sure thing buddy."
gets up and hugs me, tears in his eyes
get dressed, get in the car and leave
drive to an empty parking let in an industrial area
kl go to sleep in the back seat
home the next morning
I was out with friends all night
hugs me again
Ne been doing this almost every weekend fer months new-