Right. Well then.
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:26

He got it. That, surely, was half the battle. There was a whole barrage of issues to deal with here… Some people might not take it seriously - or rather, wouldn’t be able to see the danger they posed, the reason why they all had to be treated like potential threats. Then there were those who would take it too far the other way. Prejudice against people like Cleo still existed. Nathan got it though. With him, it was more or less going to be fine.

“Thank you,” she smiled at him. “I’m glad she’ll have you,” she reassured him.

“And congratulations,” she added, when he explained that he and Isis were coming up for their three year anniversary, this time at least managing to keep her surprise internal. Three years. Wow. That was pretty serious then. And she was wildly out of touch. Or had just been worrying more about what Alfie Pye was up to, rather than solid, reliable Nathan. That one had had ‘heartbreaker’ written all over him, and if he and his younger colleagues thought she hadn’t noticed their occasional sore heads and the longing looks they were giving each other… The less she knew about their nights out and their hookups and breakups, the happier she was but she did need to keep an eye for trouble amongst the staff. She was glad that group had dissipated without any issues - or at least, none so big they’d reached her level of scrutiny. Not to mention him probably being the kind of teacher the students would get crushes on. Not that his replacement was exactly lacking in that department either…

“Is there anything you want to discuss about this?” she asked him. If not, she would move onto interview number two.

  • Couldn't agree more - Nathan, Fri Jan 19 22:36
    "Okay, that's good. Then nothing's happened." Nathan said after Selina clarified that he'd know it if something had. "Not with me, anyway," he added with a grimace. "Not that I think or have reason... more
    • Right. Well then. - Selina, Sat Jan 20 10:26
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