They studied in the most expensive International school in the city. He was an NRI, who joined Class XII. She was his classmate and combined studies became a reason to connect. During a weekend party, romance ensued.
One day, the girl went missing from home. Worried parents lodged a police complaint. Predictably, they found her at his place. The guy’s parents were busy doctors who worked abroad while he lived with a caretaker in an apartment.
The guy was frightened when the police questioned him, while the girl retreated home after realising the enormity of the incident. This is a true story.
For many adolescents, it could be the first time they are interacting with the opposite sex. The experience may range from awkwardness, nervousness, to something pleasant and exciting. A healthy interaction is necessary to build one’s confidence and personality.
Also, getting infatuated or having a crush is a natural process during teenage, blame it on all the hormonal activity that goes on. Enjoy the process light-heartedly, be aware and keep yourself safe.
This is a time to discover your inner potential, perceive the world around, work on your strengths, take the first steps to build your career and take control of your life. Tread with caution, as a wrong move may affect your self-image, health, future and also peace of mind.