Her Name in the Sky
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Hannah and Wally lean against the back of Clay’s truck while Clay talks up his excitement for the game. No,” Lisa laughs, “I’m just gonna make fun of the way you fidget with your napkin, like I always do. A clear voice says through the speakers, and they all swing their eyes to Chaeyoung, who stands at the half court line holding a cordless microphone in her hand.
I studied English Literature and American Studies at Vanderbilt University, taught two years of sixth-grade math with Teach for America, and self-published my first book while working for an airport restaurants company.Lisa says in a hushed, excited voice, and then five of them start to sing, with Jungkook and Jin affecting bullfrog voices and Felix pretending to conduct them, and Jisoo laughing at Jin across the top of the cake, and Lisa watching Chaeyoung the whole time, watching how her eyes get even softer and her face looks disbelievingly happy, and how she tucks her hair self-consciously behind her ear when they all sing her name.
Chaeyoung wears one of Lisa’s old t-shirts—the softest, best-loved one—and a pair of her Victoria’s Secret PINK shorts.Chaeyoung spreads the jelly onto her biscuits in that quirky way she always does—with grape jelly on one half and strawberry on the other.