Beyond The Classroom Gates Act 3 Scene 1 Page 2

storms off towards his office. Mary knocks on the door and politely enters.

Victoria: [Looking rather blushed and annoyed] Oh, what time do you call this? Our meeting started at 3.30pm. I expect you to be on time! [Sharply]

Mary: I was on time [Sharply addressing Victoria]. I’ve been sitting outside as the head was in your room. I didn’t want to interrupt you, so instead of barging in, I sat outside and waited for him to finish. But there doesn’t appear to be anyone else around from the department anyway.

Victoria: [Slams her files down] Do I have to chase all of you every bloody time? If I say, there’s a meeting, there’s a meeting! Why can’t you all just do as you’re told?