But when I kissed a cop down on Thirty-Fourth and Vine
He broke my little bottle of Love Potion Number Nine
I watch in amusement as Bella and Alice dance together, singing along at the top of their lungs to one of the silliest songs I’ve ever heard. But it’s a favorite of theirs.
Bella grins, pulling me up from my seat, Alice soon joining in the effort. I roll my eyes, but oblige. It’s her birthday, after all, and this “sock-hop” was her idea.
Love Potion Number Nine…
As the last notes drift away, I pull her to me.