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