She closed her eyes to it
The 💯 STORY CHALLENGE in which money can buy a victory.
Of course, she expected his promposal. After sleeping with him, as demanded for him to choose her, why shouldn’t she? Then, amongst other things, the post-prom trip in a limousine to an unsupervised ‘select’ party at her parent’s home carried the promise of a repeat performance. The corsage he’d bought her and the matching boutonnière he wore on the hired upmarket tuxedo were all the best available; her dad met the expenses. Beyond that, the most expensive gift, his first term’s college fees were paid. During the debutante ball, she shone as the star. On returning from the powder room she discovered, as foreseen and hoped, he was flustered and apologising to his long-time girlfriend. But she closed her eye to it and smiled. The bitch had lost their bet.