9. Not a Dancer

Edward really liked Natalie. The Sadie Hawkins dance, girls ask guys out, was coming up. In dances, guys usually ask girls out. Natalie liked , too, but he did not know. Natalie was about asking Edward to the dance, but she shy. Her friends eventually convinced Natalie to ask .

During the lunch break, Natalie and her friends up to Edward at his usual lunch table. " Edward. This song is for you," Natalie said. looked shocked. Natalie took out her guitar. Her took out their instruments, too. Natalie played an song. The song was about how they met the first day of 9th grade. At the of the song, Natalie asked, "Will you go Sadie with me?" There was a long pause. around Edward was waiting for his response. Edward yes, but he didn't look too happy.

After , Natalie asked Edward why he looked upset when asked him out. "I really like you, but 'm not a dancer," Edward said. Natalie laughed. "Who ? No one is really good at dancing. The thing is that you have fun," Natalie said. nodded and decided to go out with her. the dance, Edward felt awkward at first. Then, started dancing and it was bad. Edward laughed started dancing, too. Even though they were both , they had fun.