It was that time of year again.
There was a calm over the school. Despite the fact that the children were returning later on that morning, Luhre was actually relaxed. Aside from the teachers, there was no one in the building, and the teachers were all huddled in their classrooms, working on…whatever it was that they were teaching these kids. It didn’t really matter.
But, with a wave of new students came a new wave of employees. Every year, it was the same thing…new teachers would arrive, mess everything up, and he would be forced to deal with it. He scowled a bit…last year’s fiascos had been particularly difficult to handle.
Maybe…just maybe, this year won’t go so badly.
He turned the corner, having decided to head back towards his office before the kids arrived, when he noticed a young woman at the end of the hall. She was unfamiliar to him…she was quite beautiful, but if he didn’t recognize her, that means she was one of the new teachers.
And she was hanging around outside the Biology lab. Brilliant. That mean’s she’s going to get all buddy-buddy with
It took him a moment to realize he’d walked straight up to her, and she was looking back at him.
"A-ah, good morning, Ms…I’m sorry, I don’t believe we’ve been introduced yet. I am Vice Principal Luhre Alberic."
It was not his most elegant moment.