40/20 Rule in rugby: The ball must bounce within the field of play at least once before finding the touch line.
I was the touchline.
My stepbrother, Jake, a rugby player, plays by all the rules... except when it comes to me. He saved my life... literally. I had planned to slip under the ocean's waves. But Jake was there to rescue me from myself.
At first I thought I hated Jake. He was the typical alpha male that gets whatever he wants when he wants it. The pride of our newly blended family; he's on the Dean's list, a star rugby player and the apple of both our parent's eyes. I've only known him for three months, but I had already formed a jealous, negative opinion.
However, my attitude would flipflop drastically about Jake the day he drove me up to his college campus to stay a few days, party, and watch rugby practice. The ride there was so hot and sexy, I couldn't possibly believe that experience could be topped.
Or could it?
Unfortunately, Jake neglected to tell me that someone was waiting for him on campus... a barbie that had a hold on him. While Jake figures out what he really wants; I don't wait around. His rugby teammate, 'The Spence,' has his eye (and hands) all over me.
What will it be, Jake?
I go into the dorm's bathroom and shut the door. But the door doesn't stay closed and slowly inches open just a tiny bit. I try to get it to close and stay closed. Same issue. So I leave it be.
I remove my clothing and stand in front of the medicine cabinet. I catch Anthony, with his back facing the bathroom, using a mirror to catch a glimpse of my body through the crack in the door.
Yes, most would consider him a creep. But I feel kind of sorry for the guy. He's relegated to getting his thrills cheaply. And it wasn't so long ago... yesterday, actually, that I was considered the same lonely loser.
I know the type because I am the type.
Almost, dying has drastically changed me. I'm freer, less concerned about the mundane.
So I go through the medicine cabinet, just to be nosy... and also to give Anthony a few more moments.