The Girls with their Two Jump Ropes

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Marla wasn’t sure if she heard correctly: the chant as the girls jumped double-dutch. If she had, though, she knew Sister Karen would be furious should the strains of the jumping chant reach her third floor classroom. A fan of double dutch, Marla walked closer under the pretense of watching; she was there to listen. Sure enough… I’d teach you, but I’d have to charge!

Marla gathered the girls around, “Seriously?” While she loved teaching at the school, the sexually charged cloud surrounding some students was scary. She prefered the dorkier kids who hadn’t discovered their hormones.

“We’re trying to stimulate the boys’ pituitary glands, Miss Ceccini,” Charline smiled at her favorite teacher.

“Come on, Charline. I’m thinking,‘My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard and they’re like, it’s better than yours,’ isn’t going to stimulate anything other than Sister Karen’s demerit passing out abilities,”

“They don’t notice us,” Corrina whined.

“And we look good!” another added.

“Girls, come on…”

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  1. Avatar OrangeOreos (LoA)

    Hahahaha! That made me actually lol. 5 pencils to you!

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  3. Avatar penguincaptain

    Great job. I like the perspective of worried school teacher. Its very relateable, worring about the threatened innocence of young people.

  4. Avatar Pyropunk 51 (PPP LoA)

    somehow i can so picture this.

  5. Avatar Nancy

    Thank you so much for all of the comments. I really enjoyed writing this challenge. .. will look forward to checking out some of your entries later on today.