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They entered the classroom from the back door, her trailing behind him. This area of the school was unknown to her. He knew the room well and found the light switch easily. Walking past rows of student desks, they faltered at the front of the room.

The sudden darkness set the mood, and it excited her. She’d never looked at him like that, like a sexual being. He’d just been a guy in the peripheral who was cute but just a guy.