Tutelage

“I give up.” Throwing her quill down, she flopped back. “I can’t take it anymore. I swear, if I do any more Muggle Studies, I’m giving myself to the Giant Squid.” “You’re almost done.” Coaxing her, he picked up the discarded quill and replaced it in its ink. Magicking away the ink stains on her…

Study Hall

“Have you noticed anything strange about C.C. lately?” Lelouch looked up from the essay he’d been writing to see his best friend leaning towards him from across the table. All around them was the scratching of quills as students bent over their homework. Making sure the teacher was at the far end of the hall,…

Wrath

She slipped into the quiet room. The only sounds to be heard were the soft snoring of the five boys and the whisper of her emerald robe. Walking towards the bed at the very far end, she slipped off her fingerless gloves so as to better pull the curtain aside and take hold of the…

Misunderstanding

“What’s wrong, Nunnally? You’ve been sitting there with that terribly grave expression all day. Is something the matter? Did Kaguya tease you again?” “No, it… It wasn’t Kaguya.” “Then what is it?” She looked up at her older sister. Her eyes sparkled at her from the near-dark of the common room; it was late at…

Forgiving Family

“Anything sweet for you, my dear?” “Yes, I’d like some chocolate please, as well as a box of glacial snow flakes.” Nunnally glanced up at the mention of glacial snow flakes. Her elder brother hated glacial snow flakes. He claimed that he didn’t like the way they melted in your mouth, and that their flavoring…