We’ve all learned about the importance of waiting our turn while growing up. It seems like one lovestruck little boy learned that lesson, too.

Check out this precious letter which made its way onto Reddit, courtesy of user reasonable-doubt, in which a boy asked his crush if she’d like to be his girlfriend, complete with a handy “‘yes,’ ‘no’ or ‘maybe” option.

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Sadly, the object of his affection had a boyfriend, the soon-to-jilted Kyle, which should've given the boy plenty of hope that they would soon be sharing juice boxes and comparing Trapper Keepers before this pint-sized grammar school vixen moved on to break another heart.

[Reddit]