This past Friday I traveled down to Burlington with my friends Justin,
Jamie, and Steve. The purpose of our trip was to see Justin and his band, Last
One Standing, play at his old high school in Colchester. We all met around
three o'clock, then piled into Justin's black, Volkswagen GTI, behind the
Senators dorm. His car being a little used, it took fifteen minutes to actually
be on our way. We put on some fast-paced driving music, a band called
INTEGRITY(they're a hardcore band), and left the worries of Johnson behind us.
The trip was a lot smoother in good company, even though our driver,
Justin was getting a little frustrated while driving in heavy traffic. He has a
short temper, and following a line of cars that are going thirty-five miles an
hour in a fifty zone does not help. A sigh of relief passed through the car as
we came into Burlington. Justin dropped me off at my house in Burlington at
four o'clock, a few hours before his show started. I made my plans with them
for later and sent them on their way. Something about being home makes me feel
much more relaxed. Walking into your house and immediately recognizing that
perfect smell of freshness (my mom keeps a clean house), flopping yourself onto
your comfortable bed, now this is what makes me feel at peace.I was relieved to
be home, knowing that I was going to see Kristie,a friend of mine that I'm
quite fond of.
A few hours slipped by with no significant happenings. I was really
looking forward to seeing Kristie. She called around six, and made plans to stop
by at seven. I was more than excited to see her, and when she showed up I
couldn't stop smiling(I was really happy to see her). We talked for a few hours,
which let me forget about my plans with Justin and the guys. It had been
snowing since early that afternoon, and by nine-thirty we had three or four
inches. Kristie lives in Shelburne, which is south of... [continues]
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