I smiled. Finally, a warm welcome.
"Hi Melody...i'm Rosemary. Like she said." we both laughed.
"So are you enjoying this school so far?" Melody asked me as we changed.
"Well the woman at the office is slightly grumpy and everyone here looks a lot better than me. But apart from that, I am."
"Aah, don't be intimidated by the other dancers, I'm sure you are really good." she smiled.
"Thank you," I paused looking away, "Um...I hope this doesn't sound too pushy but would you mind if I sat with you at lunch? I don't really know anyone apart from you..."