Clumsy Love
Clumsy Love love stories
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A collaboration between @philmichaelwebs and @kaylynn (Part 1 of 3)

Clumsy Love

She taps her foot around, toothbrush amiss and hair on the fritz, mind racing as she continuously misses the soft, strappy sandal.

A soft ping chimes and the thought of another cancel pauses her dressing in haste.

Shaking hands, nervous with excitement and opportunity,

Shaking hands, nervous with excitement and opportunity, He searches for questions to ask for conversation.

Shaking hands, nervous with excitement and opportunity, He searches for questions to ask for conversation. He wants to stay clear of possible humiliation, And impress her with his sense of unity.

She knows stressing hours before is an unnecessary weight and makes for a long wait.

She glances at her hazardous state, knowing her anxiety is

She glances at her hazardous state, knowing her anxiety is frustrating

She glances at her hazardous state, knowing her anxiety is frustrating to all prospective dates.

She wants to make an impression and answer all his questions

She wants to make an impression and answer all his questions without seeming pretentious.

Chest puffed out while looking at his own physique,

Chest puffed out while looking at his own physique, Knowing that he leans on that for self-appreciation.

While he knows it's his personality that is weak,

While he knows it's his personality that is weak, He realizes that and it dims his inspirations.

She tries to tone down her radiant personality

She tries to tone down her radiant personality because it has led to quiet dinners and 'return to sender' notices.

He wants this to be different, not superficial,

He wants this to be different, not superficial, He knows that he needs to find a connection;

He wants this to be different, not superficial, He knows that he needs to find a connection; and not just physical.

He wants to know her and make a genuine smile,

He wants to know her and make a genuine smile, But he's been hurt,

He wants to know her and make a genuine smile, But he's been hurt, happiness has been gone for a while.

She wants to establish a genuine connection

She wants to establish a genuine connection but fears her inflection and deflection will reveal her imperfections,

She wants to establish a genuine connection but fears her inflection and deflection will reveal her imperfections, leading to a lack of affection and attention.

Why is he trying?

Why is he trying? He knows she couldn't possibly love him,

She is beautiful and kind,

he is rough and beaten.

He can't speak his mind,

she is brave and unshaken,

His thoughts are clouded with negativity filled to the brim.

She tries to not be so fragile and bravely reads the incoming text,

She tries to not be so fragile and bravely reads the incoming text, returning to being frazzled.

"Looking forward to our date"

To be continued...

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