BENXReader-Somebody I Used To Know pt. 6Days went by and Ben had gotten pretty used to hanging with you and Jeff. Jack had to have surgery on his eyes so he was still absent from school but you all wished him well.Ben had began to open up a bit more to you especially, chatting away, usually about ghosts or something, but none the less, he was happy and you had totally forgotten about his strangeness."Come on Ben..Please!"Jeff begged."No."Ben answered bluntly."Pleeeeeeeeaaaaase!!"Jeff begged again."No!"Ben answered again. Jeff sighed and turned to you."Com on _____! He listens to you. Convince the guys to come to my bro's awesome party! Ut's bad enough Jack won't be there.."Jeff whined. You sighed and looked at Ben who was currently shoving his books into his locker."Ben.. come on. Jeff is right. Just for a couple of hours then you can go home. You should come!"you say. Ben sent you a glare."_____, I already told you why I can't go. Cousin's house remember. Plus..I'm not a big fan of Parties.."Ben answers."Aww Ben..
BEN x Reader-Somebody I Used To Know pt 3You stared at Ben as he averted his gaze down at the floor beneath his feet. His hands were clasped together tightly and placed in his lap while they fumbled with one another.The two of you were currently in the gym in P.E class but due to Ben's breakdown earlier, he had to sit up. You on the other hand got hit in the face with a dodgeball, which Jeff hurled at you, and were sitting out as well."SO that's why you were..."your voice trailed off. Ben nodded, he had previously told you the reason for his breakdown, what he saw in the mirror, and things from the past he kept secret."Yeah.."his soft voice, barely over a whisper, said. He glanced up at you and sighed. "I know it sounds stupid but..ever since that day when I was young and when I slipped in the lake, I've been afraid of water. I'm afraid of drowning since I came so close that day. I really thought I did die and that's why..I can't go to Jeff's party. I'm..I'm too scared.."he says."Ben...that's not stupid. That's understand
BENXReader-Somebody I Used To Know pt. 2"So then I was like, nu uh girl back off! Then she was like pssh.. whatever whatever, I do what I want!"Jack rolled his eyes at Jeff and patted his shoulder."Cool story bro. Tell it again.."He said in his sarcastic manor. Jeff rolled his baby blue eyes and glanced over his shoulder at you as the four of you walked to lunch."You believe me, right _____?"he asks. You nod."Sure I do Jeff..sure I do.."you said. Soon, the four of you, You, Jeff, Ben, and Jack, were in the lunch room. Ben trailed closely behind you like a shy puppy as you went off to find a table while Jeff and Jack hopped the lunch line.You walked out into the courtyard, Ben nearly stepping on your heels from being so close, and led him to a large oak tree."Here we are! Our favorite spot!"you cheer, sitting down on the luscious grass. Ben slowly sat beside you and gazed towards the sky, hugging his knees tightly to his chest. Just by glancing at him, you could tell Ben was nervous and deep in thought. Maybe it's just