“Prof!” Ruby shouted as she approached the man leaning on the railing of the bridge.
Liam looked up at her. He was a bit taken off guard. He hadn't expected anyone to come looking for him. “What are you doing out here?” he asked.
“Howdy hello to you too,” Ruby mumbled, taking a place beside him and looking over at the water. It was a calm day. The water was still and quiet. She could understand why the Professor had wanted to stand out here for a while. It was so different than the scene inside, where the others were busy being loud and rowdy, “Whatcha doing?”
“Staring,” he replied simply.
“Mmm hmm...” Ruby muttered, shifting her gaze to the man beside her, “And while you've been staring, have you come up with any of your brilliant ideas?”
“Yes,” he said simply, “I should have cake more often.”
“Brilliant,” she nodded, “Now onto my next question. Are you feeling