Disclaimer: Mattel owns the Barbie doll line.
Time For A Change
By Jennifer Collins
Ken Carson rummaged through his tiny dorm room closet, searching for something to wear to work that didn't remind him of his ex. Lately, the student center was the only place where people came to ask him about things other than Barbie. It had been weeks since their breakup, but it still seemed like that's all anyone talked about.
He pulled a light gray hoodie off its hanger and proceeded to put it on over his head. He stopped mid-pull when he realized that it still smelled heavily of her perfume. Her sweet, succulent perfume
. "Ugh," he groaned, tossing the hoodie into a laundry basket. It was no use. Ever since she'd broken up with him, he'd thrown himself into work and classes, hoping to keep his mind off of her. That solution had worked for awhile. After all, his near perfect GPA was being maintained. And besides, if he didn't go to the usual UCLA student hangouts, he'd have no chance of running