“I’ll keep trying. I don’t have it in me to give up.”
She made a face, almost irked but not exactly. “Did you call all of them that?” she asked, jerking her head toward the rest of the girls.
“Yes, and they all seemed to like it,” I replied, playfully smug.
The challenge in her smile was still there when she spoke. “That is the exact reason why I don’t.”
She stood, ending our interview, and I couldn’t help but be amused by her again. None of the others were eager to cut our time together short