Dating game archives
She had always had an abundance of friends and that had been enough for her. ” She put her hands out in a peaceful gesture, “We promise that if you can prove that a second date is taking place, you won’t have to go out with the next guy.The reaction would have been comical had it not been directly related to her romantic ineptitude. But don’t try to pull anything because we Arya loved Margaery, but sometimes her sister’s best friend could be a little frightening.Hot Pie was engaged and helpful as long as he wasn’t hungry.The sleeper - Gendry - had been the biggest concern for her, but it turned out that he was a bartender at one of the campus bars, had been called in to close the night before their first class, and just hadn’t had time to grab coffee that morning.After several minutes of bickering, Jeyne came out on top because she had been the one to suggest it first.Ygritte’s friend would be next, then Margaery’s pick, followed by Gilly, and finally Sansa, who at least had the decency to spare Arya an apologetic glance amidst her excitement.Two weeks into the semester, the boys had learned Arya’s last name and immediately began playfully teasing her about her noble status.Despite her insistence that that stuff didn’t matter and that her family’s relation to the royal family was so distant that it shouldn’t even count, Gendry had taken to calling her things like “m’lady” when she got too bossy. Usually his comment would have earned him a kick to the shins, but he was sitting diagonally across from Arya today and her legs couldn’t reach. Gendry cried out, sending Hot Pie and Lommy into a fit of laughter and earning the table a disapproving look and a “Shhh! When Professor Yoren had announced on the first day of History 201 that the rows the students were currently seated in would form their groups for a year-long group project, Arya had been more than a little concerned with her seat selection.
Arya had looked to her left at the three boys in her own row.He was actually quite intelligent when he wasn’t napping on his desk.No, despite her initial worries, Arya had learned to quite enjoy her little team.The idea was to promote collaboration and to emphasize the importance of working as a team.Arya’s group had been given Robert’s Rebellion and she had resigned herself to doing the whole thing with no assistance.