Vent write... I guessA small girl stood on her toes to see over the huge crowd if other students as the headmaster stepped up to the podium. A quick hush fell over the crowd.Vent write... I guess1 year ago in Short Stories More Like This
"Welcome to the Academy, and your Sorting day!" Some students cheered, and the girl could see them eyeing some of the labeled areas already. The force fields surrounding them, however, were opaque, and she couldn’t see through to them. "Today, you will sort yourselves into one of five factions. There are the Athletic, the Artistic, the Musical, the Intellectual, and the Beautiful. You only have the time allotted to choose an area and begin your training immediately. Once you are in an area you are confined to that area until time is up. Choose carefully, and good luck!"
The headmaster raised his hands, and the force fields became transparent. The girl played with the zipper on her black jacket as she looked around. Each area had some seniors and teachers in it, already talking to children who had made a sprint for it.