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Nathan Xavier
That seems likely
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:12

He was glad that prying or not, his question seemed to break the awkward heaviness of the conversation so far, as she smiled brilliantly and confirmed that she had had an absolutely wonderful time. Oh, that was good. He was glad to hear that, in part because it made the conversation not so horribly defensive, but mostly because he was a Teppenpaw through and through and it made him happy when other people were happy.

"Oh, thank Merlin, one of us has sense at this hour," Nathan breathed out in relief when she invited him into the staff room for tea. It wasn't the bed they probably both needed, but at least it wasn't standing around chatting awkwardly in the middle of the school’s deserted hallways in the middle of the night. He wasn't sure he'd be able to fall asleep right now anyway after this unexpected encounter. That first rush of adrenaline and panic needed time to settle down and a cup of tea would help tremendously with that.

They entered the staff room and set the - uncaffeinated; they did need to sleep tonight eventually - tea to brewing. While they waited, Nathan sank onto one of the couches and rubbed his eyes. "Let's start over. Hi, I'm Nathan."

  • I think your feet are warmer than mine. - Tabitha Hawthorne, Thu Aug 30 22:43
    Tabitha's good feelings, while they were still simmering under the surface, were slowly being smothered by the awkwardness of this interaction. She couldn't seem to be able to get her blush to... more
    • That seems likely - Nathan Xavier, Fri Aug 31 10:12
      • Oh, it feels nice to sit down. - Tabitha Hawthorne, Fri Aug 31 14:29
        The staff room was dark when they entered it as there was obviously nobody else in there at such early hours. While Nathan busied himself with the tea-making, Tabitha made herself comfortable on a... more
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