George is eighteen, a senior at the high school in Canby. He has know Jennifer since kindergarten. He has always had a crush on her, she is so friendly to everyone and pretty too. George has always been very shy. At last in their final year of high school, George thinks he has worked up the courage to ask Jennifer out on a date. George has a big wallet full of cash in his back pocket. He has save and saved so he can take her out to a lovely, romantic dinner. He also hopes to ask for her hand in marriage!
George and Jennifer always walk home together, they live on the same street. Jennifer usually does most of the talking, she knows how shy George is. Today George seems to be lagging a little behind. Suddenly George just stops, he has been holding a bouquet of flowers, he feels it is time to ask. Jennifer stops after a few steps, looks back and smiles at George. His words burst out, "Jennifer, will you go out with me?"
Jennifer, still smiling answers, "It's about time you asked me out George, I've been hoping you would since...well, forever!"
When they go out to dinner George gets the courage to ask Jennifer to be his wife. Again, she smiles and says, "It's about time you asked me," They get married after high school graduation and are very, very happy.