An Unexpected Twist - Part Two
Date: 5/5/2018, Categories: Reluctance, Author: poisonivvy, Source: LushStories
The next day I woke up and the reality of what happened washed over me. I couldn’t believe I cheated on Eric! I’ve never cheated on anyone before! Oh god, what if he finds out. I decided I had to talk to Josh and beg him not to tell Eric, but first, Christmas with the family. ~ ~ ~ I was tense all throughout the day. I tried to act normal, but trying to act normal made me seem guilty. Eric was too busy playing Santa to notice. We had gathered in the living room, still in our pajamas, to open presents. I’ve always loved giving gifts. Picking out the perfect present for someone and watching them open it has always given me so much joy. However, this year was different. Even seeing the happiness on Eric’s parents faces when they unwrapped the gifts I had so carefully picked out, didn’t ease my guilt. After the presents we all milled about, killing time until Christmas dinner which would be served at 2:00pm. This was the perfect opportunity to talk to Josh. I found him in his room and decided to corner him like he cornered me the night before. “Josh,” I said angrily, “we need to talk.” “Yes, darling.” He turned to me with a grin on his face. “Don’t call me that,” I hissed. I quickly shut the door behind me. “And why not?” “Look, last night was a mistake. I shouldn’t have let things go that far and that’s on me. All I’m asking is that you don’t tell Eric.” He stared at me, a little defeated before perking right back up. This didn’t bode well for me. “Okay, sweetheart, I won’t ...