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By @BL-Copperman

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Jackson’s Perspective.

Eventually we have to let go of each other, because more guests will be arriving soon. Or because of Jojo. Probably because of Jojo. I think I caught him looking at us through the blinds at one point. Creep.

Lukey knocks on the door and we find ourselves standing across from Annie. After the ‘banana’ comment, I’m a little annoyed with her, but I’m sure she meant no harm.

“Oh. It’s you.”

Okay, maybe she did.

Lukey looks at her, confused. “Uhm, have we met?”

The girl blinks and refocuses once she notices him. She looks him over, as she did with me, as if analyzing everything about him that she can pick out. “No, I was talking to Mr. Butterstick standing next to you.” her eyes glint as she looks at me, a bit mischievous. “I’m Annie Brazier. Who’re you?”

Lukey looks back and forth between me and her, as if trying to figure out what had just happened. His eyes crinkle a little with a light smile and he seems to be trying not to laugh as he questions: “Mr. Butterstick?”

Strawberry here seems to be determined to give me strange nicknames to make fun of me.” I wave my hand in an explanation.

“Already making bad impressions on new people? Doesn’t surprise me, you’re impulsive.” He grins, as if poking fun at me.

“Impulsive? But she-”

He turns around, as if he doesn’t hear what I’m saying, and shakes Annie’s hand. “I’m Lukey Evans. Jackson and I are old… friends.” He glances back at me, and his body language tells me he doesn’t want her to know about… then.

“Mhm…” Annie murmurs slowly. “Friends.”

And then as if she hadn’t said anything in the first place, she turns around on her heel. “Everyone that has arrived so far is in the living room. I suggest you make yourselves comfortable, I have a feeling that this is going to be a long night.”

Once she’s gone, Lukey doubles over. “Butterstick? What’d you do to her?”

“Nothing, I swear she has it out for me!” I cry out. “And what was with the comment of it being a ‘long night’? That girl is straight up weird.”

“Pff.” Lukey pushes his glasses back up the bridge of his nose. “Are you okay with having been called my friend? I didn’t feel really feel like I should’ve-”

“It’s fine,” I say. “No one needs to know about then anyways. Those times were… chaotic.”

Lukey stands in the doorway for a while before walking in. “Welp, no point in postponing the inevitable. Let’s go party!”

I snort. I love this guy.


Since I got a question about this, I thought I’d mention I used a Glitchy Font Generator for the title. Just some more character introductions and then we’ll get into the mur- I mean drama. Heh. Author’s Question: Do you think Jojo is a creep or just their third wheel? Haha I didn’t really have a question planned for this chapter. Credits to JJ Studios and once again, thanks for reading.

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