'The officer was tasked with enforcing violations related to vending without a permit on campus.
I led the way to my bedroom as we quietly snuck past the room he was supposed to be staying in, past the housemate he was supposed to be fucking.
My fixation with pleasing him turned into this endless cycle where Sam would stop and tell me that he “felt bad” even though we would continue to touch each other anyway. I cynically told him that I didn’t know he had feelings, to which he responded he was trying to have fewer of them. I didn’t waste my time trying to be nice anymore because I was aware of what I had become: the irrelevant Asian girl in a budding Scott Pilgrim-esque romance.
From the countless times that I’ve been rejected for a white girl, I’ve been taught that my desirability was only a fleeting moment whereas a white girl was the one worth getting to know, the one worth bringing home to parents and the one worth being treated as a human.
Flores has launched a Go Fund Me account for Juan to cover his legal expenses and personal losses.