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Top Row (L to R) Lisa, Robin, Laura, Jackie, Stacey, Abby. Bottom Row (L to R) Stacy the writer, Marla, Wendy and Susan

I don’t want to go to school tomorrow.  I hate Mondays and I had such a fun weekend. At least it’s almost summer.

On Friday, Marla passed me a folded-up note in Spanish class. It said that she would drive me home from school in her new white Trans Am. It is so cool with red interior and the bird on the hood.

“We Got the Beat” by the Go-Go’s came on the radio as we drove home.

The T-tops were down, we blasted the music, and sang every word at the top of our lungs.

When she dropped me off, I ran into the house so that I could catch General Hospital. My favorite soap is not as good as it was before they found the Ice Princess, but I still love it. The new Frisco and Felicia storyline is great. They could become the next Luke and Laura.

On Friday night, a bunch of us went to the movies. Marla wanted to drive her new car, so all eight of us piled in. We all squeezed on each other’s laps in the back seat.

We saw “The Outsiders”. It was the best movie I had ever seen. It stars Matt Dillon from “Little Darlings”. I am so in love with him. The guy who played Soda Pop was cute also. I think his name is Rob Lowe.

After the movie, we stopped at the diner. I really wanted a cigarette but I was out of my Virginia Slims Lights. Luckily, Marla had a pack of Marlboro Lights on her and she gave me one. Everyone from school was there, so we smoked our cigarettes and hung out for a while.

I only slept until 11 am on Saturday morning. I was annoyed that I was up so early. My friends sleeping  so I hung out at home. My mom toasted me a Pop Tart while I walked over to the TV and watched MTV awhile. I love that MTV plays videos all day long. Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” just came out and it is amazing. The girl who stars in it, Ola Ray, is so pretty. She is going to be a big star.

My parents were going out for the day so I invited my friends over to lay out. I put on my bikini, pulled my hair up into a scrunchy, and grabbed my Laura Biagiotti sunglasses. We sat on our plastic lounge chairs and used baby oil. We made reflectors out of album covers and aluminum foil and sprayed Sun-In  on our hair.

We made frozen French bread pizza for lunch and ate Doritos, Funyuns and Barbecue Chips all day. My parents weren’t around so we smoked cigarettes and drank some Bartles & Jaymes wine coolers.

We made plans to go to a club Saturday night. We each told our parents we were going to a different house for the night so they would never know where we really were. I put on my favorite outfit – stonewashed Guess jeans, a white blouse with big shoulder pads and the collar up, a big red belt, and red pumps.

I love my Guess jeans but I hate putting them on. They are so tight and I need to lay on my bed and pull the zipper up with a hanger.

My makeup came out great. I love the way my Nat Robbins teal eyeliner goes with my blue mascara. I also love my new frosted pink lipstick – Zinc Pink by Revlon.  My hair looked good too – the perfect amount of Aussie Scrunch Spray and Aqua Net to keep it big and curly. I grabbed my Gear bag and I was ready to go.

The club was so much fun. They didn’t proof so we got right in. When they played Madonna’s “Holiday”, the cutest boy asked me to dance. He looked so cool in his parachute pants. I was so happy when he asked me for my number. We waited forever for the bartender to give us a pen so that I could write it down on a matchbook for him. I hope he doesn’t lose it.

The next day, I went to the mall. we my Mom and  bought some new sweaters at Benetton and a pair of pink jelly shoes. We ate Sbarro’s pizza and drank Orange Julius.

We drove through the Fotomat to pick up our pictures. I had an awesome tan from our Florida vacation. The Bain De Soleil Orange Gelee really gives you the best color.

Later, I made a mix tape, which took so long. I had to listen carefully to the stereo so that I could press play and record together as soon as I heard a song I liked. It was important not to get the DJ speaking in the background, which could ruin the whole tape.

I need to get homework done before Dynasty comes on. Alexis and Krystal are supposed to have a big fight tonight. I can’t miss it.

Dynasty: You remember this crew?

It is back to school tomorrow, but next weekend is the Duran Duran concert!

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