As childhood classmates, they participated jointly in intramural sports, often sharing social time. When his friend dotted on Susan, Paul stepped in.
Susan was his girl. She who introduced him to the finer aspects of life. She who lifted him from drudgery. How could he share Susan?
Paul considered his options. He would commiserate with his sister. She would understand, being at a low point in her love life.
Years later, Paul’s sister and Kevin celebrated a milestone anniversary, recalling with a giggle how Paul brought them together to obtain his goal.