Saturday Centus time, a themed writing meme. The challenge is to write 100 words to add to the prompt started by Jenny Matlock from off on my tangent.
The writing prompt is in itallics...
"Did you notice Elizabeth in class this morning and how forlorn she seemed?" Perhaps I will write her a comforting note, I thought
The minute I said it aloud I knew I shouldn‘t have.
Mrs. Lawson had been understanding about Elizabeth.
Today her shocked expression told me I’d gone too far.
Elizabeth, as usual, sat quiet as my classmates laughed.
She’d reached out her hand to me, when I reached back, they laughed harder.
Headmaster Thompson, dressed in his adult version of Hill Preparatory School for Boys’ uniform, entered our classroom.
Tapping his large ruler against his wide palm….
“NONSENSE!!!” he roared as he pulled out the empty seat next to me, and promptly squashed my poor Elizabeth with his big, flat butt.