Gareth let out a sigh, hopping up onto the bench. The year was almost over, he told himself. Soon, he could go home and escape all of the craziness. It was a funny thought. He had come to Hogwarts in September hoping the exact same thing, but now he couldn't wait to go home. He just had to get through exams, first.
Which reminded him. He needed to study for Potions. The young boy reached into his bag, pulling out his Potions textbook and a piece of parchment with some notes he had written and started reading, murmuring names of ingredients out loud.