Hey bestie, let's do lunch
Wed Oct 6, 2010 10:12am

Eve was enjoying this too much. Devon wanted to simply leave. Sarah was digging him deeper in his grave with the Shovel of Good Intentions, Annet was joining in for the sheer fun of it (probably) and Eve had somehow wound the entire conversation around her finger.

And Eve, of course, was playing the field on two wholly separate levels. She had her obvious mentions to Devon's personality in regards to the list, of course, but there was something more there, and he was certain she was talking about the Privatization. Sick of being ignored and toyed about by the American Magic Council, he had claimed his inheritance to the school and declared it private in one fell swoop. Money started pouring in from donors, the papers were all over it, and then, overnight, it all fell to pieces. The students and teachers rebelled. And in the end, Devon, the Headmaster at last, had been standing alone in his office.

The results had been clear. It had taken him over. Kids shooting heroin outside his office, singing protest chants, and inside it had taken him hours just to break down his own pride.

"Annet," he all but snarled, grasping for a sharp turn in conversation, "What are your plans for the upcoming term?"

  • Consider me your new best friend, then!Eve, Tue Oct 5 11:59pm
    Annet Anderson spoke up, and added her own zest and spice to the subject at hand. Eve welcomed it wholeheartedly, munching delightedly on a piece of cucumber. Perhaps this was just the opportunity to ... more
    • Hey bestie, let's do lunch — Devon, Wed Oct 6 10:12am
      • I read that as Beastie, how odd. Annet, Wed Oct 6 5:09pm
        "Well there... doesn't seem like a great list to be on, does it? Enough to drive you to insanity." Annet, after taking a bite of her salad and swallowed added cheerfully. “Or everyone is just... more
        • So which one of you is Beauty?Sarah, Wed Oct 6 9:58pm
          Sarah was perturbed by Annet's behavior as much as she was by Eve's. She felt like Alice at the Madhatter's tea table in Alice in Wonderland, where everyone around her was totally off their rocker.... more
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