She held him back after class,
telling him off for inappropriate
behaviour during the class test.
She was most upset that he’d run off,
chatting in the physics preparation room
with his mates, Mr Ford and Mr Davies.
No – if she was to revise and
take the next class test seriously,
he would have to stay and
invigilate her and the rest of his class.
He assured her he would and
from then on he kept his word.