270. Josh's First Girlfriend
This is how Josh met his first girlfriend.
was 12 years old and in the seventh
. He had known Diana since she was a
girl, but he was shy and never talked
her. She was very pretty, and Josh was
to say anything to her because he thought
wouldn't like him. Josh had no self-confidence when
was a kid. He finally got the courage
talk to her one April day.
right on a busy street, so a crossing
helped students cross to the other side. The
carried a sign over his head that said "
" so that cars would not hit anyone. The
was that no one could cross the street
the guard, so everyone always waited. One day
got to the corner and the crossing guard
gone, so he decided to cross the street
. That's when he heard "Hey! You're not supposed
cross the street alone!" It was the crossing
. Josh didn't see him because the guard was
a bush tying his shoes. Josh was so
. From that day on, he decided to go
the way around the block to avoid seeing
guard. He knew the guard would report him
What happened next was something he
not believe. It turned out Diana went around
block too, but Josh didn't know that then.
accidentally ran into her one day and they
to talk. One thing led to another, and
Josh was looking forward to going home the
way. They started walking together and Josh discovered
was just as shy as he was! They
and talked every day and began liking each
. Soon they began telling everyone that they were
and girlfriend. This just shows how something good
come from something bad!