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The Ordinary Girl

"Who knows what gifts are hidden beneath an ordinary appearance?"

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To everyone in the room, she seemed like just a normal girl wearing Vans, blue jeans, and a red hoodie because that’s how she was defined; from home, through school to college.

Yet deep within prowled a raging poet, a strutting rock star, a blazing meteor emanating the brilliance of a thousand dazzling suns. When, all alone, she braved that open mic night, one of the milling cool crowd casually asked, “Would you like a drink?”

Rather than habitually diminish into nothing, she raised her eyes, revealing her brightness, saying, “Why not?”

And she even smiled.

Written by henrietta_fielding
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