Violet was the kind of girl who couldn't say no. It was like there was nothing she couldn't do. She was one of the top in the class. She was on the student council. She was on the swim team, soccer team, and basketball team. She participated in UIL, and was secretary of the NHS at our high school. In her free time, she volunteered at animal hospitals and children's homes. She was the kind of girl we all wanted to be.
Although many boys had asked her out, she always declined, but she did it so politely that the boys never seemed too crushed by it. She was very pretty; not a supermodel, but she had a simple beauty about her. She had long, glossy hair that glistened when she ran. Her eyes were blue, not bright though. She was fit from doing sports all the time, so she looked good in almost everything she wore.
I met her on a Tuesday. I wasn't in the popular crowd like she was, although I wasn't at the bottom of the social pyramid either, so we had never really crossed paths before. I reme