is the most intelligent house in the school as a collective, in the same way Gryffindor is the bravest, Slytherin is the most ambitious, and Hufflepuff is the most hard-working and loyal. Which of course doesn't mean that persons, not people, from any other house are bereft of these qualities. Well, they say a person is smart, but people are stupid. There are fine Gryffindors and Slytherins who I like and respect as individuals, but get them together and throw Quidditch into the mix and something ugly happens. But I digress.
Grudge Match Central, otherwise known as Gryffindor versus Slytherin, takes place on November 3rd. I think I have almost equaled the detentions given out exclusively to the supporters of both teams for their predictably boorish behaviour, and have every hope of surpassing it by that weekend. And yes, I have been ranting about it. With Umbridge attempting to turn administration on its head, you'd be lost without a head girl who could rant. But this year I'm really going through the motions. I don't really feel it, for some reason. I haven't the foggiest why.
Oh yes I do.
I'm still enjoying giving those idiots who attempt the Bat Bogey hex on each other detentions though. And where the fuck did that one come from anyway? My oldest brother says it hasn't been popular since before his day.
Hee. I managed not to run away this time.
The mayhem from the two stupidest houses in the school is once again upon us. Not that I'm saying Gryffindors and Slytherins are stupid individually, or that I'm more intelligent than they are simply by virtue of being a Ravenclaw. Though technically Ravenclaw