Color Outside Of The Lines
"It had been the longest, coldest winter of my life. Day after day under a pale, worthless sun." -Sam, page 3, Shiver
I fell for her in summer, my lovely summer girl
From summer she is made, my lovely summer girl
I’d love to spend a winter with my lovely summer girl
But I’m never warm enough for my lovely summer girl.
I fell for her in summer, my lovely summer girl…
If I only have ten minutes, Sam, this is what I want to say. You’re not the best of us. You’re more than that. You’re better than all of us.
He loved her back so hard that even the things that weren’t special about her became special: the way she tapped her pencil on her teeth, the off-key songs she sang in the shower, how when she kissed him he knew it meant forever.
bundle up and come with me now
down the road to the burned down barn
right before sam becomes the saddest boy in the world