of the month!


 
Add Reply
New Topic
New Poll

 no stressin', Beth <3
Camilla Evergreen
 Posted: Apr 25 2017, 01:35 PM
Quote
Cat
Halfblood
Hufflepuff Alumna
23 YEARS
209 posts
Offline
Viridian Guild
sink your teeth into forever---

Rep: 11 pts [ + | - ]
Camilla EvergreenProfessor Beginner
Awards: 2



Camilla could feel herself shaking, her bones rattling annoyingly despite how hard she tensed her muscles to keep still. A quick pass through a bathroom mirror showed the witch that, at the very least, she didn't look like she was battling an earthquake inside. If anything, there was merely a subtle extra jitter to her movements, though the color in her face was far more revealing. A hot red, the woman nearly snickered at the comparison to her ginger hair, though amusement in anything was difficult to find as she half stomped her way to the teacher's lounge, throwing death glares at students as she passed by.

Even as she entered what was normally a serene getaway from the hectic halls of Hogwarts, Camilla found herself only growing angrier by the second. Her tipping point had been her class just before, where the students had rushed off, carelessly dumping the school's brooms in vaguely the correct spot for them. She really didn't understand what was so hard about putting things back where they went. There were hooks to hold the brooms up---how difficult was it to set them along the hooks? It didn't take much at all, unless every student she had had somehow lost the ability to lift their bloody arms.

There was a reasonable amount of frustration to have over such carelessness. Camilla knew this, of course, having been at the school for a decent enough time and having had to deal with a variety of stupid things the students did, both in the classroom when she taught Muggle Studies and out on the pitch as she taught Flying. But, the woman's temper was only so stable, and when it came to displays of laziness, the redhead could only grow as hot and fiery as her own ginger locks. Maybe it was just her imagination, but it felt like the longer she stayed holed up in the role of professor, the harder it was to let her anger out. There was a marked difference from when she'd been a student, and although initially she thought it was a sign of her maturity, the woman now had to wonder if it wasn't just because she had been doing her absolute best to remain professional since she first started the job.

In any case, Camilla almost found the impending explosion welcoming. As if she were seeing an old friend return her, it's sight snapping! and banging! into place as she stole a pencil from a nearby desk and broke it in half, then kicked the side of the desk, her foot clanging against the metal. She swore under her breath, suppressing a scream in her throat as she looked frantically for something else to appease her rage. Mind completely blind to any sense of reason, the witch flew to a lone chair, lifting it with ease and throwing it across the room. It crashed! against the ground, knocking over a stack of papers and a quill stand and bottle of ink that had been left on one of the desks.

---
@Elizabeth Wells

--------------------
0
HUFFLEPUFF
{ alumna }

avvie by stephs <3
PM
^
Elizabeth Wells
 Posted: Apr 30 2017, 09:00 PM
Quote
Bolt v2: Return of the Boltening
Professor
Ravenclaw Alumna
27 YEARS
166 posts
Offline
Utterly Charming. Get it? CHARM-ing! ...what's wrong?

Rep: 5 pts [ + | - ]
Elizabeth WellsProfessor Beginner
Awards: 24



The Charms professor's passage through the hallways was in quite a state of contrast to that of her younger counterpart. The day's class had been pleasantly productive, a round-table discussion on responsible use of certain jinxes, with just a few small and harmless pranks that were rather easily dispelled before the students picked up their bags to go. With the classroom cleared up and closed off for the day there was nothing turbulent raging within Elizabeth's chest, and the copper waves that spilled down across the young woman's shoulders were no warning sign of temper; all was smiles and cheerful serenity at another successful day.

Outside though, the first little tremors were beginning to show. No earthquake had yet begun, and Beth was rather hopeful that the first little stirrings of shakes in her arms would simply subside before they grew, but they were enough to give the woman pause as she made her way up the grand staircase from the castle's first floor. Stiffness had been settling in the professor's joints as she conducted class, bringing a slight irregularity to the click of her heels across the stone. A lock in her knees was covered by exchanging pleasantries with some ladies holding a picnic in oils on canvas halfway up the stairs to the third, and in that conversation it was determined to definitely be time for a quiet sit and a warm cup of tea. With her office still waiting some floors up, Elizabeth bent her steps towards the faculty lounge instead.

The sound of something banging hard against a desk inside the lounge was only barely audible through the thick oaken door. Certainly it was nothing to prepare Professor Wells for a scene, which is precisely what she encountered upon twisting the dark metal handle and trotting into the teachers' sanctuary. Barely had Beth slipped inside when the almighty crash and clatter of the splintering wooden chair reached her ears and brought her widening sea blue gaze to the tirade she'd just interrupted. Papers and quill pens had just been scattered, a splatter of ink spreading over the stonework. The chair which had sent them all flying was almost dashed to pieces, left in a very sorry state, and from the looks of things had gone quite a distance as Elizabeth traced its flight path back to the panting and angry young woman across the room.

Camilla was a few years her junior, just enough that having remained at Hogwarts as an aide after graduation made the Charms professor sometimes place her fellow teacher into a mental category of both a peer to befriend and a youth to fuss over like a mother. Beth supposed it must have been a distinction often felt even more keenly by Professor Dubois. At that moment, with the colour having leeched from Elizabeth's cheeks in a stark balance with the heat that had risen in Camilla's, the two redheads seemed to both freeze as the elder did her best to summon up something to say that wasn't simply an exclamation of her shock.

"Oh dear," Beth finally managed, her brows still refusing to retreat back down her pale face. "Shall I put the kettle on?"


----------

@Camilla Evergreen

--------------------
user posted image
Colonel Fitzwhiskers II
Feed him or be fed to him

Workshop / Extra Info
PM
^
Camilla Evergreen
 Posted: May 12 2017, 02:27 PM
Quote
Cat
Halfblood
Hufflepuff Alumna
23 YEARS
209 posts
Offline
Viridian Guild
sink your teeth into forever---

Rep: 11 pts [ + | - ]
Camilla EvergreenProfessor Beginner
Awards: 2



There was a pause as the crack! of splitting wood resounded in the lounge, her breath held in her chest as her eyes closed tightly shut. She allowed the echo of sound to tickle her ears in the blackness, the charm of the sound sending a satisfying tingle down her spine. That release of tension was what she'd long been deprived of ever since she had started to bury every instance of bubbling annoyance. Perhaps she'd simply reached a climax, then, finally unable to withhold the anger that so frequently coursed through her veins, as if her heart handcrafted the emotion for her; like it was as crucial and vital to her survival as much as the blood carried through her body.

It wasn't something the redhead was particularly proud of. Really, the woman tried every trick in the book to keep her testiness at bay, and, for her part, Camilla liked to think she had achieved some grand level of success. But maybe she needed more than a few mental breaks in the day to breathe, more than some silly looking rubber ball to squeeze and smirk at even as the high pitched squeal it released brought a certain embarrassing giddiness to the woman that she couldn't help but always shake her own head at. Maybe she needed to talk to someone, to find the source of her anger if it wasn't what she believed it to be.

Or maybe Camilla just needed to tear into something unimportant and easily fixed now and then, like the inner savage dwelling in her heart desired with such passion that it was almost uplifting whenever she did succumb to it. She could do that healthily enough, she thought. With just a break now and then to isolate herself, to really let go and use her hands to speak for her, to have them screaming all her frustrations with every crack and crash of something wonderfully solid but breakable. Whatever she did, it'd only take a Reparo to amend the damage.

But that was something to explore another time, the thought fleeting quickly as she recognized another presence in the lounge. The blush of her face remained brightly burning, though the anger in it ebbed away, only loosely able to cling under the weight of embarrassment as she met the gaze of her colleague. She froze for a moment, mind unable to tell how long she remained statuesque before she blinked profusely, a quick, gruff clearing of her throat as she finally cast her gaze down, shaken eyes covered slightly from the deep furrow of her brow. "Ah, yes, please," she answered hesitantly, wincing at her own voice as it cracked nervously.

The witch felt herself begin to tremble as she envisioned Beth's gaze piercing through the layers she normally did her best to tighten around her. As a former student, Camilla was sure her reputation for getting angry preceded her. What's more, she was sure she'd let herself fall into similar outbursts before, rare as it was for her as she still maintained trying to keep that air of professionalism about her over her years as a teacher. But still. There was something always dreadfully awakening the rare times she was caught in such a state; like her soul was unexpectedly center stage, naked for all to see. And that was... horrifically invasive, and awfully crushing, as it only proved to remind Camilla that she might not have had what it took to be a professor.

She closed her eyes again as self doubt started to sprout its roots once more in her head, her conscious doing its best to ignore the thoughts threatening to surface as she held a deep inhale for almost a minute before releasing. Shaking her head, Camilla repositioned herself to face Beth, her eyes and cheeks a pulsing red. "I'm sorry... I just, eh," she stumbled, clearing her throat as she forced her volume to a more audible level. "I had a, um, a bit of a bad day." Granted, 'bit' was a gross understatement, but she knew they both were aware of that.

---
@Elizabeth Wells

--------------------
0
HUFFLEPUFF
{ alumna }

avvie by stephs <3
PM
^
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:

Topic Options
Add Reply
New Topic
New Poll


 


 



Infinity Rising Wolf Out jcink forum Last Resort Shadowplay Lochland Grove OOTA  photo hr_banneri2014_zpsclfhj2jt.png War Is Brewing Kousei, an island paradise for the natural and supernatural awaits Code 8
The Beginning Sunset To Sunrise Avalon a Panfandom RP Storybrooke

Welcome to WR! We are an alternate universe HP roleplay set in the present day Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The current term is Spring 2017! Please register with a FIRST AND LAST NAME properly capitalised.