Thanks to Bernice’s goading, everyone got out of the townhouse on time to head to campus for the first day of classes. While there was some muttering and grumbling, it was mostly playful.
Steven and Maggie headed toward her first class, holding hands firmly to keep Maggie secure against the wind. Steve’s grip nearly crushed her hand, despite the fact that there was little more than a gentle breeze blowing. Maggie’s hands were, to be fair, quite easy to crush. Being a living skinsuit did have its downsides, but at least being crumpled didn’t hurt.
Tanya held Bernice’s hand as they walked toward their inevitable parting for the day. In their case it was because Tanya wasn’t used to walking on two legs, as she’d spent most of the summer with a tail instead. Bernice gave her sweetie a long and lingering kiss when they had to part, and giggled at how Tanya wobbled away afterward.
Bernice made her way to the engine