By Carrie Karasyov
I am Lucy Peterson, and allow me inform you—I do not slot in at my new boarding college in Switzerland in any respect. Caviar at each meal, white-tie affairs (because black-tie is so final season), journeys to Geneva to choose up the newest couture, and genuine reside royals lurking round each nook? None of that's fairly my pace. i am simply your standard American teenager, the following on scholarship, able to kick a few educational and tennis butt so i will have my choose of Ivy League faculties. in simple terms now i am falling far and wide myself to provoke my weigh down, who simply occurs to be a prince, i have gotten myself twisted up in a tabloid disaster—literally—and the "It" clique on campus has made up our minds that i'm invaluable in their evil scorn. What have I gotten myself into?
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I got it. I sprinted over to the line and found I was next to Angelina. “Hi,” I said softly. ” “Angelina,” she replied in a businesslike tone, turning back to the net to prepare for one of the coach’s lobs. I felt myself redden even more. I was so riled up by Victoria that I missed the first shot, and I could feel Victoria’s smirk burn in my side. Focus, Lucy. By my second time I was able to slice a shot across the net that grazed Victoria’s thigh and then went past her. Who’s smirking now? “We’re not out to hurt our teammates, Peterson.
I couldn’t believe he was berating her in front of everyone. I sneaked a peek at her face, which was frozen in horror. I almost felt bad for her. “De Brulen, you will be three,” he said, pointing to Angelina. ” With that, he turned and marched off the court. I’m number one! I thought gleefully. I was thrilled and also psyched to beat Victoria. I did feel a smidgen bad for her, though. But then I remembered her nasty remarks and didn’t feel that bad. The group got up and started to disperse. ” I knew the voice but didn’t turn around because I assumed he wasn’t talking to me.
My dad and his editors cooked up this whole scheme for me to come here as an undercover reporter. They invented this fake background, bought some title off the internet. And the publisher is paying my tuition. ” I was stunned. That was so . . devious. “Look, before you get judgmental, hear me out,” she continued. I hugged the pillows in my arms closer, as if they were a shield that could protect me from the information she was about to reveal. “The parents of a lot of these kids treat my dad like dirt.
Jet Set by Carrie Karasyov