I apologise. I’ve tried uploading this photo over and over. My phone hates it. You will have to check my Instagram.
I couldn’t help it. I knew you weren’t supposed to have favourites, but everyone knew that we did.
Everything about him screamed cute and I was often struck by just how much I loved him. Sometimes my heart felt like it was going to burst and he wasn’t even mine.
His little hands grasped his lunchbox as he piped up, “Look! Look!”
I looked and said, “Oh my goodness, so cute!”
I wasn’t talking about his lunchbox, but nobody else knew that. Only him.
He grinned, his eyes crinkling and his dimple appearing.
Yep, I had it bad.
He was my favourite student and boy, did he know it.