We were sitting across from each other studying (him psych, me econ)
snickering when the guy next to us shook his foot like a rabbit.
The overwhelming loneliness that’s become too common overcame me.
I gazed at the snow flakes falling in the courtyard with pain in my eyes.
Felt him watching, studying me.
Turning from the window.
Staring straight into his eyes
I asked “Does this school ever make you feel like a ghost?
And he whispered back with a wry smile