John was dragging his luggage down his driveway and tossing it into the trunk of his small black car. He wiped the sweat from his brow and fixed the rim of his dark blue t-shirt. He glanced at you, running his fingers nervously through his brown hair.
"I want to thank you all for helping me feel better," he said. "I tried to get back into Radford, but since I dropped out, I couldn't. So I tried to apply for the top university in the world for this year, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Sure, I was at the top of my class in high school, but I knew I was crazy when I applied. Apparently I'm wasn't. Now I'm headed to Massachusetts." He smiled. "I won't be back for a while. Please promise me that you guys will visit! I'll miss you all. Oh yeah... and I have a girlfriend, Maddy. I'm a total bookworm, so that's pretty much all I talk about."
He laughed and leaned on his car.