the pearl

She's A Wonder All Right

She keeps on telling herself that she's not crying, because they didn't break up — not yet anyway, and she hopes not ever, but Anna drew him a comic, and all she did was go to that costume shop and buy this stupid fucking outfit.

She should've just slept with him. You don't get as embarrassed when you're caught having sex.

"Hey," someone says behind her.

Summer closes her eyes and doesn't cry — she's not crying — and she turns around to look at Anna. "What?"

Anna bites her lip and looks down. "Um...Wonder Woman's my fave too."

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