Safire Hathaway [Lyra]
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Sat Jan 4, 2014 02:59
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Safire loved the class, it was always the funnest even if the teacher was a creep. Potions had been desterious, all year. All her other classes had been. Except for this one, this one had been the best and funnest one of them all. She actually got these spells the first time and she hadn’t snapped at anyone since Aestin with Spellworks. She hadn’t wanted her specialty to be in the dark arts, but hey, she wasn’t complaining.

For once in her short time at RMI, she was on time. For once she wasn’t the one sulking in at the last possible minute, but when he shut the door seconds after she entered the room, she wasn’t sure if she wanted to actually be there. She dragged her feet as she slithered to her seat. And promptly dropped her stuff by the desk. Sitting on her robes, she found that she couldn’t focus. She was worried about what they were going to be learning.

As Professor de Villiers levitated a cage with a small creature in it, her stomach dropped. She didn’t think they’d ever be dealing with any kind of creature. She didn’t know exactly what it was, but she was sure they’d learned, or would be learning, about it.

She’d hoped for an easy day even though she loved the class. As she dug around her bog, trying to find paper and quill, she heard a laughter. She wasn’t exactly sure where the sound had come from, but her mind started to become foggy and she couldn’t focus on what she was trying to find. She was sure that something was off, she just couldn’t place it. She felt the struggle within herself; stand and start walking to where the laugh had come from or stay where she was. It was probably dangerous to move but her hand twitched and she wanted to go to the laugh even if there were consequences to doing so.

Safire focused on the teacher’s voice as he started to speak. Slowly the fog started to lift before crashing back onto her mind.

”Come play!” the voice playfully said and she stood almost immediately, suddenly wanting to desperately play. As the professor started to talk again the fog lifted and she sulked back into her seat before being told to move.

No big deal, right? The older students will take care of us.. and even if they don’t he won’t let anything happen to us..

She felt the fog settle back as the creature laughed and she found herself walking (more like dragging) herself forward.

  • Come and get eaten! (1-3rd years)Professor E. de Villiers, Fri Jan 3 16:03
    Emilian de Villers sat at his desk running his hand down his left arm sighing. The scar Dru, had given him seemed to be burning his arm today. Damn that girl, good thing she was long dead, buried and ... more
    • Why can't I be left alone??Cara Amerina [Lyra], Sat Jan 4 22:37
      Cara ran through the door just as it started to close. Panting, she sat in her seat. She hoped that they wouldn't do anything too dangerous. Cara and danger was probably the worst combination... more
    • Well this should be interesting...Cora Procella [Aquila], Sat Jan 4 19:10
      As an average Aquila, Cora wasn't scared of much. But the one thing that terrified her was being out of control. She never wanted to be in a situation that she couldn't take control of, which was why ... more
      • Absolutely fascinating, I'm sureKejan Szyszko (Lyra), Wed Jan 8 22:51
        Bodily dragging her twin brother along, Kejan gave his elbow a final tug, ushering him through the doorway and thus managing to get both of them into the classroom precisely on time. Their procession ... more
        • Aren't all classes?Cora Procella [Aquila], Sun Jan 12 15:34
          "Oh. Sorry," Cora apologized once the girl told her how old she was. Wait a minute, Cora thought, by almost fourteen, wouldn't that make her thirteen and prove that I was right? Shaking the thought... more
    • Oi, you flaming pile of- [tag de Villier]Krystal Baitman [Aquila], Sat Jan 4 13:20
      The spot for Krystal's most disliked teacher had been a hard fought competition. She had gone in hostile and with the expectation of them all universally hating her, as well heaping homework on her... more
      • Well then! Professor E. de Villiers, Sat Jan 4 14:14
        Emilian saw the first year enter, and sit in the back of the room. A brave one, he thought. Then he realized who it was, Miss. Baitman. Usually, he would say something but since she didn’t make any... more
        • And further more, you can take your wand and....Krystal Baitman [Aquila], Sat Jan 4 16:22
          If Krystal had stopped to think about it, she would have realised that de Villiers would not have taken kindly to her shouting across the room. However, she had been too angry to stop and think, and... more
          • And you can leaveProfessor E. de Villiers, Sun Jan 5 11:41
            Emilian smiled when the girl, loudly proclaimed she had a problem with how he ran his classroom. He was about to show her the door but Ned seemed to have other plans. Oh yes, if he could get away... more
            • With pleasureKrystal Baitman, Sat Jan 11 14:16
              Krystal wondered what game she might play with her new friend.... She liked things like tag, ones that involved lots of running around. She was quite a good runner, quite fast. She'd almost forgotten ... more
    • Welcome to death! — Safire Hathaway [Lyra], Sat Jan 4 02:59
    • I probably don't taste very goodArnold Bittleby (Cetus), Fri Jan 3 22:00
      “Hurry up, Emily! Don’t be late!” Arnold yelled at his classmate as he rushed to Defense Against the Dark Arts. As usual, after Cultural Studies, Emily was socializing with someone that Arnold didn’t ... more
      • Don't worry, you can be an appetizer.Beka Hiemer (Aquila), Sat Jan 4 13:42
        Beka had not had a very good couple of months. She continually struggled with her classes, mostly do to the fact that she was unwilling to sacrifice free-time to homework, had not made the Quidditch... more
        • Why thank youArnold, Fri Jan 10 22:36
          Arnold had paused momentarily on his trek to play with the Erkling. Though it sounded immensely fun, something in the back of his mind said that he didn’t want to get any closer to it. The first year ... more
          • Your very welcome...Beka Hiemer, Sun Jan 12 13:58
            Beka Hiemer wasn't used to tripping over things. She was many things: talkative, inquisitive, adventurous, annoying, but clumsy was not yet added to the list. Which would be why it had been mildly... more
    • If you insist...Emily Wiggins, Fri Jan 3 21:12
      Drumming her fingers nervously on her desk, Emily observed Professor Emilian warily. He clearly wasn’t in a good mood this morning, and promptly slammed the door shut well before eleven. The first... more
      • What are we supposed to be doing?Jesse Ramos, Fri Jan 10 21:10
        Jesse Ramos walked into Defense scouting for cute girls. Sure, Brielle was definitely interested but Jesse wasn’t one to settle on the first girl. Plus, Brielle was on the team so it might be bad if... more
        • Getting eaten, of course!Emily, Fri Jan 10 22:21
          Emily Wiggins was having the most relaxing moment she could ever remember in Defense Against the Dark Arts. She wasn’t concerned about her grades or her teacher; all she wanted to do was have fun... more
          • How about we don't do that?Jesse, Sat Jan 11 19:32
            Jesse, was surprised when Emily seemed to be happy to see him. They hadn’t spoken much but they had worked together in a few different classes and he thought he hadn’t made a good impression. She... more
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