The next day. The sky was as cloudy as always.
Everything was normal for them at school today.
Term exams were around the corner, and then it was going to be their winter break.
Around this time, Misaki High ran on a tight schedule, but it was first and foremost a private highschool that generously took the students' freedom into consideration.
Taking the role of a diligent student was what the student council president followed to a T.
Taking the role
Two hours later brought the time to 9 o'clock at night.
Taking their discussion to the sunroom, there unfolded an unheard-of spectacle in this European-style building.
"You know, honestly? I didn't mean to put Tobimaru up to this."
On the table was a pot blowing warm steam.
As she tapped it with a pair of chopsticks, Aoko just grumbled to herself, not caring if anyone was listening.
Tonight's dinner was Japanese cuisine -- an unusual
Blues in her Name/It is in Aoko Aozaki
So to come right out with it, I'm a magician.
I basically live inside a fairy tale, where miracles can come true with a point of the finger, and I live far away in a really remote forest somewhere.
It's not an accurate picture, but I think I'd take to it since I can sort of shoot at a mark.
The things I can't do? I can't use a broomstick to fly into the great beyond in the sky.
I can't change into an animal.