I could have sworn I saw you checking out my package.” I could feel myself going from shocked, to embarrassed and then to mad.I started to say something clever like, “Did you come here with friends or are you the only thirty-five year old virgin here tonight,” when I felt a hand rest on the small of my back. Cheesy-Pick-Up-Line’s look of disappointment as he skulked away. He was wearing a black designer suit that fit him impeccably.The hungry eyes on us reminded me how much I loved dressing up and showing off a bit.
I was shocked to see a full orchestra playing a catchy tune from the… If nothing else, it was going to be different than the dance clubs on the strip that I usually frequented. Walking to the bar, I admired the extravagantly decorated room and I couldn't help but think that someone really went all out.
Crystal chandeliers, crown molding, enormous flower arrangements on every table, beautiful silver flatware, and opulent white linen tablecloths.
Sue grabbed my hand and pulled me into the casino which temporarily put my academic concerns and financial woes out of my mind.
While walking through the main casino floor, I was immediately mesmerized by the myriad of flashing lights and sounds of the slot machines.
I was suddenly snapped out of my daze by a short, chubby, balding man who seemed to almost miraculously appear in front of me. I tried to move my lips to form some sort of retort, but no words came out.