The moment that Ted oppened the door for them to get inside, it was the moment that Ralph Dibny truly went into the fray. Of course getting a first taste in the entrance was fine, and the sight of the long corridor full of Lockers and the mascot painting was all familiar to him but in there, he could listen and pray on the real good ones. The conversations were so much easier to eavsdrop on and even the awkward students had their own story to tell inmprinted on their faces
'Well it looks like Katie Covacs did not study for the English Test today...' he whispered to himself. Ralph was so occupied with his excavations that he did not noticed Ted leaving, and only the voicen of Wally talking to him about his scientific projects
"Well now you offense me Mr West. I am a serious investigative reporter and detective NOT a paparazzi. But if you and your team keep this up, be sure that you will be getting a lot of fame from the Nobel prize you are going for..." Ralp said. And then, as Wally was called from the principles office something unexpected happened.
Ralphs nose TWITCHED. Thats right, twitched. Not once or twice but three times in a row infront of Wally and Frances.
"Walter West. Do you have any idea what does that mean?" Ralph asked pointing at his noise with an air of rare seriousness.