It’s not a coincidence that Tom ended up next to Rebecca at the party as it started to get near midnight.
They spent most of the last semester helping each other out in their classes- she is really good at calculus and he is really good at history- but now that the semester is over there’s really
no reason for them to hang out together.
The two of them don’t have any overlapping friends- and Tom has checked. It’s too bad, because Tom has really enjoyed hanging out with her. Even if it usually involved calculus.
That they probably won’t see each other around anymore is really the only reason he decided to come to this New Year’s Eve party.
“Tom!” Rebecca says, brightening when she sees him. “You did come!”
He scratches his neck and nods. “It sounded like fun.”
She loops her arm through his and laughs. “I know you’re not a big partier, but I’m glad you came.”
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