Crushes and missed connections.
New beginnings and nightmares.
Everything you need for a creative project.
“I have never been so happy to accept a sign of rejection.”
“I have nothing else to say.”
“I don’t know what’ll happen but it doesn’t bother me.”
“I felt a little muddled in my identity.”
Senior prom and not-so-lazy summer breaks.
Mom appreciation, and happy birthday to Fatma!
This too shall pass.
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