It's Just Too Late

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
At 21, Christina had the perfect life. Her and her boyfriend of 4 years, Ben, where both in their final year of college, and had both gotten excepted into Harvard Law School. Before the two could leave for Massachusetts, Christina got a surprise; she found out she was pregnant. She thought Ben would be happy, but when he leaves for law school and her parents disown her, Christina is forced to make it on her own. Putting her dreams aside, she works to provide for her son, and 5 years later her life seems to be falling into place. She's the manager of a large corporation, and she meets Alex who is willing to be a father to her son. That's when it all starts toppling down. Her company gets a new corporate attorney, Christina doesn't know who it is until an awkward moment in the elevator up to their offices. Will Ben want to be a part of his sons life? What about Christina's life? And how will Alex take Christina working with the ex that left her broken hearted so long ago?

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It's Just Too Late

Submitted: August 21, 2012

At 21, Christina had the perfect life. Her and her boyfriend of 4 years, Ben, where both in their final year of college, and had both gotten excepted into Harvard Law School. Before the two could leave for Massachusetts, Christina got a surprise; she found out she was pregnant. She thought Ben would be happy, but when he leaves for law school and her parents disown her, Christina is forced to make it on her own. Putting her dreams aside, she works to provide for her son, and 5 years later her life seems to be falling into place. She's the manager of a large corporation, and she meets Alex who is willing to be a father to her son. That's when it all starts toppling down. Her company gets a new corporate attorney, Christina doesn't know who it is until an awkward moment in the elevator up to their offices. Will Ben want to be a part of his sons life? What about Christina's life? And how will Alex take Christina working with the ex that left her broken hearted so long ago? Read Chapter

The Father Figure

Submitted: August 21, 2012

  “Charlie! Hurry up, your game starts in 20 minutes and we have to drive there!” I call from the kitchen, as I fill a therm... Read Chapter

The Crisis

Submitted: August 21, 2012

  “Bye Charlie! Have a good day honey,” I called from the car as Charlie crawled out of the car. Thankfully my job allows me... Read Chapter

The Lie

Submitted: August 21, 2012

  “Mom I’m fine. It’s just a sprained ankle.” Charlie groaned and rolled his eyes at me. Where did this kid get his atti... Read Chapter

Hard Conversations and Ice Cream to Break the Ice

Submitted: August 21, 2012

  “You’re right. It’s not fair for you if I don’t tell you what’s going on.” I sigh and take a deep breath, “That ... Read Chapter

Jealousy, perhaps?

Submitted: August 21, 2012

  “So, you’re introducing them tonight?” Alex asks, as I mindlessly play with the cord attached to the phone. “Yes, ... Read Chapter

Drinks, Dinner, and a Proposition

Submitted: August 21, 2012

  “Sorry we’re late,” I smile awkwardly, and Ben looks at me with a strange look on his face. Alex must notice it as well,... Read Chapter

The Dinner and The Morning After

Submitted: August 21, 2012

  “And if you do that, you’ll always win.” Ben smiles at Charlie, as Charlie stares at the piece of paper, deep in thought... Read Chapter

The Overlapping of Opinions

Submitted: August 22, 2012

  “Come on! That was totally a penalty!” Ben yells toward the ref, who is just a high school kid who’s probably getting pa... Read Chapter

The Lawyers

Submitted: August 22, 2012

  “You have my number, if anything happens just call me and I’ll come straight back.” I explain frantically as I pour wate... Read Chapter

The Sleepover

Submitted: August 22, 2012

  “Here you go, it’s nothing fancy, but I didn’t have a lot of time.” I smile as I set plates in front of Ben and Charli... Read Chapter

Like a Normal Family?

Submitted: August 22, 2012

  “Momma? Where’d Dad and Alex go?” Charlie asks from behind me, and I turn to face him, plastering a smile on my face. Wh... Read Chapter

The "picnic"

Submitted: August 22, 2012

  “There are Ben’s parents.” I whisper to Alex, as we stand awkwardly in the park waiting for Ben’s parents and girlfrie... Read Chapter

We've Been Over this already.

Submitted: August 22, 2012

  Ben's POV   "Benny, cheer up babe. Let's go out tonight!" Lisa smiles at me and it's all I have not to roll my ey... Read Chapter

And then there was peace

Submitted: September 19, 2012

 Christina’s POV Today is a very strange day. The rest of the weekend was relatively uneventful. Alex and I took Charlie on a ... Read Chapter

We all understand - It's Just Too Late.

Submitted: December 31, 2012

  Today’s the day; Ben is heading back to Boston. It’s been two weeks since Ben and I came to our custody agreement, and eve... Read Chapter

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