"Irene Morales," Irene took Rani's hand in an enveloping shake and nearly shook her hand off. "Well I didn't think anyone could get the Rokusian brother to smile."
"Quit acting like I'm not around," Aruko countered. "Besides I just need to drop off my things and get settled. They put me with a second year."
"Whoa there. A second year? Isn't that a little odd?" Irene gave a nudge with her hand at Akierra to indicate that she was talking to her.