An Apology

Becky: Curt.

Curt: Oh, hi.

Becky: Can I talk to you for a minute?

Curt: I’m really busy right now.

Becky: Just one minute. I Promise it won’t take long.

Curt: Okay. Let’s talk over here.

Becky: Curt, I’m really Sorry that I told Joyce that you had A crush on her. We were just talking last Friday and it just Slipped out.

Curt: But, I told you about Joyce In confidence.

Becky: I know. It’s Totally my fault. I really Regret saying anything. I wish I could Take it back. I just want you to know that I’m really sorry and I hope that you’ll Accept my apology.

Curt: What’s done is done. I was really Pissed off when I found out this morning but I’m Over it Now. [cell phone ring] Hold on a sec. [long pause, muttering in background] Guess who that was?

Becky: Who?

Curt: Joyce. She wanted to know if I’d like to have lunch with her today.

Becky: It was? That’s great, maybe…

Curt: And, maybe not. Maybe she just wants to tell me she’s not Interested in me.

Becky: Or, maybe she likes you, too.

Curt: Don’t let your imagination run away with you.

Becky: I won’t but I’m Keeping my fingers crossed.