Modern Day Holden (Catcher in the Rye)

Topics: Mind, Thought, Walking Pages: 3 (1327 words) Published: January 27, 2013
A Modern Day Holden
As that bell went off I thought to myself, Finally I can leave this class of ignorant children who are all just self –centered and fake. I collected my books together and placed my binder away in my backpack, I was the last to leave that damn classroom so I decided to politely say goodbye to my teacher, since good manners always give you a good look to the teacher. I walked out and felt the warm air on my skin; damn I thought to myself this is winter for Christ sakes! Why is it so hot? Well that’s what happens when you live in the sweet state of Southern California. I walked alone to my locker like I always do always keeping my head down for some reason. I don’t look up a lot when I’m alone for some reason usually just when I feel in the zone of my music if I am listening to anything on my i-Pod. As I’m walking through the hallways to get to the “K Hall” I just take my time and take the longest route there since the hall is only about 3 feet wide and all these stupid kids decide to stand there and cause a huge traffic jam. I just want to get a giant fire hose that those fire men use and blast all my so called “piers” all away so I can get to my little crumby bottom locker. For the past two years I’ve had a bottom locker, and I think its ridiculous. Absolutely ridiculous. As I got there the annoying two legged creatures finally started walking away and moving to their lunch spots; finally I can get to my locker and unload all these heavy books and just grab my lunch and soccer bag. I closed my locker and got up to leave when suddenly, “Hey! Wait up! What’s up! ?” I thought to myself Crap, I don’t want to talk to you, and you’re just another fake who uses me for homework. Well guess what the next words out of her mouth were? “Hi Laila! Can I borrow your homework? I was busy last night with my boyfriend and did no homework” she said. “Umm, sure.” I reply in a very monotone.

For Christ- sakes why would you have a boyfriend when...
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