Author: emmajane_18 (lj), alwaysandforever.x (ff)
Genre: Romance, friendship, Hurt/Comfort.
Disclaimer: All belongs to the talented S.Meyer, not me... sadly.
Summary: Afraid of everything, ignored by most, life’s not easy for everyone - especially not Bella Swan. Little does she know Edward Cullen is set to turn her life around. Short romantic story based off the Taylor Swift song. All-Human. ExB, Canon pairings
Chapter preview: "So… I don't know about you, but this project is completely over my head. Think you could help me out in English from now on?"
He nodded, and then bit his lip, deep in thought - "Or… maybe we could actually be friends?" he asked slowly, hesitantly.
I hadn't had any friends in such a long time… I had vowed to never have them again, not feeling like I deserved it… but I knew that I couldn't pass this up. Edward was different… and there was no way I was going to say no to him. And so, I reached out and grabbed his hand in mine, "Friends," I agreed, as I closed my fingers around his. And then he smiled… it wasn't the first smile of his I had seen, but I knew that this one was different. Unlike the times with his family, it lit up his whole face, was genuine…
And it was for me.
CHAPTER LINK: http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5837688/2/