Well, sometimes you want darker colors.
Sat Aug 19, 2017 14:34

Unlike Emmett, Holland decided to immediately inspect the work done to them. When the compact mirror came out, he got instinctively nervous, but Holland seemed to like it. “Hey, not bad,” was a lot better than it could’ve been, anyway. Emmett grinned, pleased with himself.

He was fully prepared to happily sit back and watch the work going into Danny’s face, but became immediately distracted by something Danny said. Specifically, the word breakup. Confused, Emmett became overloaded in his own thoughts. A breakup? Was that why Danny was sad? Holland had just said that Danny was upset, and Emmett hadn’t had occasion yet to find out why.

How the hell could Danny have had a breakup, though? When did he even start Dating anyone? And was it Marissa? Emmett wasn’t surprised if they had started dating, but how could they have broken up already? Even Emmett had lasted like four months as Marissa’s boyfriend. How could Danny have gone, like, hours or at best days? And why would they have even broken up? Emmett wasn’t the sharpest needle in the haystack, but even he could tell that they were super into each other. So, like, to reiterate: what the hell?

“Emmett, thoughts?”

Holland was probably talking about makeup for Danny, but Emmett hadn’t really been listening and therefore had no opinion on that matter. So he just gave his thoughts on another one. “I think I’m lost,” he announced. “What’s this about a breakup?”

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