Hey everyone. A big thanks from me to everyone who has contributed and we are now over 100 stories 😮 which is amazing. I thought I would add a story I would have loved if it had happened. Again thanks again, and I look forward to hearing more of your stories :).
Author – RJ
I was at a gaming Expo and there were lots of areas set up for trying out games and new consoles.
I had noticed there was a huge variety of sneakers being worn. Everything from converse through to supras.
I was wearing my pair of adidas space divers and was queing to try out a Nintendo switch. I noticed the guy behind me keep looking at my adidas. We ended up catching each others eye.
“Oh sorry.” he said, “I just really like your shoes. You can’t get them anymore and I’d love a pair.”
” oh thanks” I said, a bit surprised. I glanced at his feet. “I really like yours as well.” I did. He was wearing an awesome pair of black and red Supras.
” what size are you?” he asked.
“10.5 or 11. It depends on the make” I replied.
“OMG, no way. Same as me.” he said. ” tell you what… What if I played you for them. If I beat you in the demo, I win your shoes.” this sounded fun. And rather exciting.
“OK… But if I win, I get your supras.” I said.
“alright, deal.” I couldn’t believe it. Either outcome would be great in my opinion. Before I knew it it was our turn.
We were playing a Mario Kart demo. We were sharing a console and had one controller each.
I struggled to concentrate and he was ahead at the end of the first lap. I pulled it back and passed him to lead the second lap. It all came down to the last lap. He used a shell and passed me. ” I’m gonna lose my shoes” I thought. I then got a shell and fired it. It hit him on the finish line and I passed him to win. I won. I couldn’t believe it.
“whey, well done” he said. We moved out of the game area. “a deals a deal.” he said. I watched as he slid off his Supras and handed them over. ” that was fun” he said. “hope you enjoy them” then we walked off with his friends in his white socks.
I couldn’t believe it. I had won his shoes. I wanted to wear them so I put my adidas in my bag and slid on his supras. They fit perfectly and looked awesome. I wore them the rest of the day and caught glimpses of the shoeless guy. I think he noticed I was wearing his shoes.