By Cynthia Rylant
Do think it is possible to fall in love at a grocery store? In the story "Checkouts" by Cynthia Rylant it is possible. This story is about how a red headed girl had to move to Cincinnati and hated it so much. The only thing that she enjoyed was going shopping for one thing and one thing only. To see the grocery store boy she was madly in love with. She would silently look at him and day dream about him but she wasn't bold enough to say anything to him at all. They Both felt the same way about each other but neither could talk to each other. One day they both saw each other once more but they had different dates. Never wait for something you really want because one day you might not be able to get it.