It was after-school, and I was following an angry Sheryl as she stormed towards the principal's office.
Sheryl stormed past the principal's assistant, who helplessly shouted, "Hey, you can't-"
Not listening, Sheryl barged into the principal's office, with me reluctantly following her in. She slammed her hands onto Mr. Black's desk and yelled, "Why?!"
Surprised, the principal stared at her for a moment. Then he said, "Er, why what?"
"Why aren't you letting us dress up for Halloween anymore?!"
"Oh, that. As I'm sure your teacher has already mentioned, I find that it is inappropriate for students to be dressing up in costumes during school times. It disrupts classes and school activities."
"But it's just a little bit of fun! I'm sure that-"
"Look, Ms. Holmes, yelling at me isn't going to change my mind! I have made my decision and I have given you my reason. If you don't have anything else to talk about, please leave my office."
Unable to come up with any more arguments, Sheryl and I left the office. As we were leaving, we could hear Mr. Black muttering, "I'm just trying to save you kids..."