Dinner was spaghetti meatballs and Cas had to put up with Nicole’s teasing for the entire meal.
“Hey Cas, you should have invited that new boy over for dinner. You could share a spaghetti string together.” Nicole acted it out. Cas had had plenty of boyfriends without being teased by Nicole; however, now that she knew Matt (who wasn’t even her boyfriend) she was being teased.
“Are you jealous of me? Or do you just think that now you’re in Secondary School you can do whatever you like because you’re a big girl now. Why don’t you eff-ing get your own boyfriend!?”
“I didn’t even swear, seriously...”
“Fine, if you’re not enjoying my company I’ll just humbly eat the rest of my dinner upstairs. How about that?”
“Yes, that would be very nice of you.”
“You’re not welcome.”
Upstairs, Cas slammed her door and cranked up her music. Meanwhile, downstairs, Eva was complaining to Brittany, “It is true, she wasn’t swearing -”
“-You know what? Feel free to join her, come down when you’ve sorted out your attitude.”
“Thanks! I mean it.”
“Count me in,” said Nicole.
“What about me?” Squealed Ally.
Cas’s three sisters were soon half way up the stairs, leaving an abandoned Brittany wondering...