Kaunse wala blue? When he replaced greeting card with a shade card.
Next day he came holding an envelope. I was uneasy. It was a trend those days to propose with a greeting card. He was the most sincere boy in school. I never wanted to hurt his feelings. 'That's for you,' he said and handed me the envelope. Inside there was a shade card - with few tick-marks on the various shades of blue and a line at the bottom - you look nice in all of the above blues. I skipped a beat. I felt butterflies in my stomach. I felt loved.
A long time ago, a boy liked me. I want to say loved me but he never said it loud. Poor me!
P. S. - Blue, to me, is the color of love. My favorite, too!