These little hints that you drop here and there like bread crumbs.
Is he interested or not?
She will never ever face you.
For as long as I can remember whenever we enter an empty class with no seating arrangements, he always sits near me.
As I was beginning to pick it up, I saw him my crush there-calculator already in hand-as he handed it to me.
And when IT was his stop he just poked me and said he had to go following up with Bye.
Your suggestion of a platonic connection could be another possibility.
So, he may close himself off and wait for a better time later on to show you his true feelings.