TO THE GIRL IN THE PICTURE

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Dear girl in the picture,

First time I saw you walk into my class, I hated you. You looked like the most arrogant and snobbish girl on the planet, and I thought to myself that I would never by any means be your friend. You looked like the type of girls I never want to talk to. The way you dressed, talked, and roll your eyes made me wonder what you thought you were.

Then my roommate befriended you, and I thought she was insane. No matter how she talked about your niceness I wouldn’t have any of it. At times I was forced to be around you, but how I hated you inside. Even when it got to the point where we could actually talk, I still thought you were superficial, spoilt and naïve.

The universe made sure that the most unexpected turn of events would lead me to me confiding in you. I nervously vent it all to you. While you took it all in carefully. I felt so bad to give away my secret. I might have been the most desperate girl in the world, until the darkness of my oblivion unveiled.
I saw the understanding and nonjudgmental you. I saw the wise and thoughtful you. I felt too small for your liking but you are full of love. How could I have hated you so much?

Looking back on all of that now, you are worth it all and more. You could wear too much lipstick; wear the skimpiest or lousiest outfit. You could roll your eyes or not smile to anyone and you would still be the amazing you.
May God bless us with 100 years of friendship, for us to laugh harder play more drinking games, for enjoying how young and beautiful we are, and giving each other stupid relationship advice, that never works.

P.S you are so pretty that it hurts

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11 thoughts on “TO THE GIRL IN THE PICTURE

  1. Beautiful she is and i am sure,you’re too. 🙂 This letter to your friend touched me.You’ve made a fair point here.First impression isn’t necessarily the last impression and perceptions about people can be wrong. Its so good to know that the person you once hated is your friend now,that’s life. May god bless you both and your friendship. 🙂

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  2. Lillian

    awwww, Fofo? I am beyond touched, I am too honoured to even cry, crying is for the weak, this was beautiful despite the obvious that I love you too, you have an amazing talent,

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  3. rialakhani

    Beautiful story! We can’t help but judge on first impressions, but your story is very touching and shows that if you allow yourself you can see past that and make strong unbreakable bonds!

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    1. this have always been my story either in college or high school the people i judged to be bad people turned out to be my closest friends, we just need to give people a chance! thanks for liking the story

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