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[London] Ordinary Day

Percy Weasley, British Ministry of Magic

Magical ★ Junior Undersecretary
#21839
Location: Ministry of Magic Lobby • Date: January 28


It was a nightmare. With the Death Eaters having escaped from Azkaban, and an employee being killed, the Minister's office was busier than ever with inquiries and requests for interviews. It was almost too much for Percy.

Almost.

He was doing everything he could to keep things running as smoothly as possible. That meant he was working late nights and early mornings - in fact, Percy was often the first person into the building and the last one out, aside from the occasional overnight workers. It was taking its toll, but he would do anything to make sure the Minister was happy and that he kept his job.

On one such morning, he had arrived at 5am to finish filing some paperwork, and by 8am was finally taking his first break, wandering to the lobby to pretend he was arriving with everyone else. The dark circles under his eyes said otherwise, though.

He tried to blend in with the crowd, carrying a coffee cup (and a second one for the Minister). It worked, for the most part, until he swerved to avoid someone and both coffees ended up all over his robes.

"Fantastic!" he blurted out, groaning loudly.

Played By: TyrellRose
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Re: [London] Ordinary Day

Cathrine Stel, Owl Post Courier Service

Magical ★ Owl Handler
#22457
Cathrine had intended to come to the Ministry early, so as to avoid the mass crowd, but in the morning she found that the Roxbow's Draught ran out, and she started brewing a new dose before realising it would take half an hour...and of course she couldn't just put it aside because the half-done potion would get volatile (explode randomly, really) if not completed proprly. So she was half an hour late.
What was worse, she was getting hungry (according to her original plans she could have returned home in time for a late breakfast) and she allowed the scents of fresh croissants to lure her to the Ministry's buffet.
And now, with her usual (lacking) sense for humans, she bumped into a young Ministry worker. Or he bumped into her? Who cares. What mattered, both of them were now soaked in hot coffee.
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Re: [London] Ordinary Day

Percy Weasley, British Ministry of Magic

Magical ★ Junior Undersecretary
#22595
Percy let out a second loud groan. "One of those was for the Minister!" he exclaimed, indignantly. He turned to the girl, trying to figure out if he had seen her before. She didn't look like someone he had seen in the Ministry before, that was for sure. "And my robes are a mess! I have a meeting with Mr Fudge first thing!"

The way he was going on, he wouldn't be surprised if people thought this was the worst thing that had ever happened to him.

Played By: TyrellRose