By Emily Gould
Ever the sufferer of friendship, Luke seeks out rugby participant and fellow scholar Josh with the motive of asking him out on behalf of a chum. In a second of panic, he by chance asks Josh to move out with him as an alternative. totally awaiting to be punched through Josh and his fellow jocks, Luke is dumbfounded whilst Josh in its place says yes—leaving Luke with completely no notion what to do, along with run away to panic in different places and check out to determine what to do approximately his unforeseen date.
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