Jealousy is all around
You probably learned about jealousy from fairy tales …it’s the reason beautiful Snow White’s less gorgeous stepmother fed her that poisoned apple. As for the spite Cinderella’s Ugly Sisters displayed..let’s not even go there. John Lennon wrote a confessional song that reflects the pain that’s felt and dealt when you want someone or something so fiercely, it never feels enough: ‘Didn't mean to hurt you. I'm sorry that I made you cry. Oh no, I didn't mean to hurt you. I'm just a jealous guy.’
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Lately, Jake, 16 has been eyeing up Chloe, 15 who is the best mate of his ex-girlfriend Lisa, also 15 Lisa sees that Chloe’s tempted, so she warns her off: ‘Don’t even think about it’ she hisses behind her geography text book. ‘He was mine first and that’s how I still think of him…anyway he doesn’t like girls with no curves…’