ich mag dich
Mon Jan 7, 2019 10:45

Hilda nodded in agreement that Care of Magical Creatures was one of the more interesting classes she was looking forward to. Less so herbology, but she nodded anyway in support of Johanna Leonie's enthusiasm. She figured she'd probably do very well in Defense Against the Dark Arts, too, but wasn't sure that was something to brag about, all things considered.

"Heinrich made it sound like it, though he only mentioned the Russian girl specifically. I think the rest are older than us. But I'm pretty sure he mentioned at least French and some kind of Asian language were also on the potion ingredients. In addition to the English, German, and Russian, I mean."

"So um," she began, deciding she should maybe start moving in the direction of a confession, because she wasn't sure how long she had before her last name was announced loudly in front of the whole class, or worse, the whole school, and she didn't want Johanna Leonie to think she was intentionally hiding things (even if she was) or lying to her (which she definitely wasn't). "Have you ever been to Zauberstadt?" she asked cautiously. It was probably the largest purely magical town in Germany, so asking about it wasn't entirely suspicious, but it was also probably common knowledge that had been where the Hexenmeisters had lived and been arrested two years ago. "That's where we used to live."

  • Oh, hör auf! *erröten*Johanna Leonie, Sun Jan 6 18:05
    "I guess that's true," Johanna Leonie laughed, glad that Hilda seemed so easygoing. "Care of Magical Creatures is one of the ones I'm looking forward to the most!" she said, excited that she'd... more
    • ich mag dich — Hilda, Mon Jan 7 10:45
      • Ich mag dich auch!Johanna Leonie, Mon Jan 7 20:45
        Johanna Leonie's eyes widened at the mention of so many other languages. Even if it was only a few students at the school who spoke these other languages, it felt good to know that there were others... more
        • Mir viel Glück Hilda, Fri Jan 11 14:31
          Hilda was tempted - sorely tempted - to not say anything now that she knew Johana Leonie was from a remote enough town that she may - possibly - not have heard about the trial after all. But somebody ... more
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