Marissa
Things would make much more sense if it was.
Mon Jan 23, 2017 16:58
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Marissa blinked her green eyes at the student, trying to place him. As one of the most social people at Rocky Mountain International, she tried her best to at least know everyone by name. Maybe a random fact or two. She thought about it, and she was able to identify him as a transfer student, but she couldn’t think of anything beyond that. She couldn’t even muster up a name for the boy. Well, she had to solve that.

“Hey, um, do you wanna work together?” Wait, Marissa did know something about this guy! He seemed to have a habit of creating small explosions in class. Now that was something to make this challenging lesson a bit more interesting. Before she could say yes, he had backed away and motioned to her feet on the chair. “Er, sorry, were you saving a seat for someone else? Never mind, I'll just... find another partner.”

“Huh?” She blinked again, then removed her feet from the chair. “No, no, it’s fine, I wasn’t waiting for anyone.” She looked back at the instructions, briefly, suddenly a little more daunted by all of the work ahead. She didn’t sign up for so much work; she barely liked potions enough for this.

“Mkay,” she pushed a loose strand of hair behind her ear. The room was already getting significantly warmer from all of the cauldrons; her hair was beginning to escape. Someday, she’d figure out a way to keep it trapped in Potions. Today was not that day. “So, not gonna lie, this potion absolutely escapes me. But if we work together, we can probably figure it out? And, if we don’t, I’m sure that’ll be interesting too.”

  • I hope this isn't a dance class - Russell Drew [4th year, Cetus], Mon Jan 23 14:37
    In all honesty, Russell probably shouldn’t be taking Potions. He was confident in his ability to make the most of his limited vision, but confidence didn't always guarantee accuracy. Just yesterday... more
    • Things would make much more sense if it was. - Marissa, Mon Jan 23 16:58
      • Not for those of us less dance-y! - Russell , Tue Jan 24 00:37
        At the girl's reassurance that she didn’t have a partner, Russell backtracked once again, only this time not literally as he instead stepped forward. “Oh. Okay. Sounds good.” His eye twitched several ... more
        • Dance is just memorization! - Marissa, Sun Jan 29 11:38
          Was this guy just a nervous person, or had Marissa accidentally done something to make him nervous? He didn’t seem to know her by name, so she wanted to assume it was the first one. The Aquila knew... more
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