By Quinn Wilde
Quinn Wilde spends a formative yr learning on the collage of St. Andrews, Scotland, and residing in Fife Park, the most affordable pupil place of abode within the united kingdom. alongside the best way, there are blunders and fake pas, damages and destruction, passions and revelations, longing and belonging, love, secret, tragedy, appreciate, and only a tiny bit of intercourse.
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Mostly,’ he said. ’ ‘Yeah. ’ A bright yellow and blue fish in a nearby tank seemed to be swimming in time with the band. It was upside down. ‘Doubt it. ] ‘I’m amazed they did. ’ ‘Cocktails are pretty low rent, though,’ Craig said, swirling his plastic beaker. [Colour by Dettol, flavour by blue Ice Pop. ] ‘Listen, Craig,’ I said. ’ ‘Yeah,’ he said. ’ ‘We’re off to a good start,’ I said. ’ ‘But I meant me,’ I said. ’ ‘I’m going to sort it all out, mate,’ I said. ’ He shrugged, honestly. ‘Quinn, you think some things are important that aren’t.
Not a fucking thing. She barely knows you. ’ I said, genuinely surprised. ’ ‘That’s…fuck’s sake. That’s how things happen. ’ He turned his head away and spat into the tarmac. Resigned. But I goaded him one last time. ‘You’re way out of line telling me who I can and can’t see,’ I told him. Frank went very quiet. Then, so I could hardly hear, he said: ‘Fine, I give up. I fucking give up with you. You can have my fucking cast-offs, Quinn. ’ I don’t know if it was the words or the tone, but I knew it was fighting talk, where before it had been a kind of tired pity.
It was no surprise when he announced his mysterious past – in as many words – and then shortly into the year started dating a mysterious girl. Years later, he got a mysterious job. This also came as no surprise, although if the job is anything like the girl, he’d have been better off staying at home and stabbing himself with a fork from nine to five. Craig once told us he had left Dundee because he killed a man. Anyone can say they killed a man. Some guy called Robin told us he killed a man, one night.