College

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June 15, 2013

The Past Year with my New Best Friend Brandon Hotz
I first met Brandon on September 10, 2012 thanks to my other friend Alex, if it weren’t for him we would have never met. They had gone to the same high school and now went to the same college. We met in vocal at Iowa Western that’s when we found out we both love music. He is studying Music Education and I am studying Music (Voice), we had a lot much in common it was really nice. Since we loved the arts we joined a lot of the ensembles that are on campus, we joined vocal, men’s ensemble, and 1St edition the show choir.
Since I was a Music Voice major I took lessons and since he was Music Education he took trumpet lessons, which was good so we weren’t together 24/7. Brandon was also really good at piano, we both knew how to play he just had been playing for ten years and I have only been playing for almost two. Brandon was great he didn’t have a problem with me being gay because Alex was gay to and they had been best friends for six years. It was October when Alex had to drop out of college because his parents wanted him to go to rehab, it affected Brandon and I hard we didn’t know he had been hanging with the wrong crowd. After all we still had many different friends on campus so we didn’t always hang out everyday after we were done with classes.
With Alex gone it brought Brandon and I closer together and for me maybe to close. With Alex gone Brandon and I spent more time together and for me being a gay man Brandon is not that bad looking. It didn’t help that I didn’t have a boyfriend so it made it easier for me to have a crush on him. After awhile I told a couple of people that I thought I could trust that I had a crush on Brandon. So it was the middle of November and it was opening week for the musical well earlier that week Brandon had found out that his girlfriend had cheated on him and he…...

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