| Emily in Delmore
Emily Cartridge goes through high school with her prodigy friend, Anais Watterson.
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Emily Cartridge, an eleven year old cat, goes through sixth grade* in Delmore Junior High with her best friend Anais.
Characters used in this chapter
- Emily Cartridge
- Anais Watterson
- Mister Baboon
- Mrs. Cartridge
- Principal Hair
- Kayla Balloon (cameo)
- Stoney Rock (cameo)
Emily Cartridge is dropped off by her mother to school in Delmore. She feels very nervous.
Emily: Mom, are you sure I can't just skip the first day of school?
Mrs. Cartridge: -offended- Heavens, no! I want my girl to grow up and be smart, like that Watterson kid!
Emily: -confused- Who?
Mrs. Cartridge: You'll meet her soon. Now go! You'll be late!
Emily: -sigh- Fine...
Emily: -thinking- Hope I survive like I did in grade school...
-In class, Mister Baboon is taking attendence-
Mister Baboon: Ok, is Kayla Balloon here?
Mister Baboon: Is Stoney Rock here?
Stoney: I'm here!
Mister Baboon: Good. Anais Watterson?
Anais: I'm here, sir!
Mister Baboon: I'm sorry, but you are a three-year old* rabbit... did you get mixed up with another Anais?
Emily: -thinking- So that is the child prodigy Anais Watterson, on the Channel Nine news? Unbelievable...
Mister Baboon: Is Emily Cartridge here?
Emily: -Still thinking- Just imagine, a three-year old girl in sixth grade? I don't believe it!
Mister Baboon: -louder- Hello, Emily?
Emily: -thinking some more- If only could befriend her...
Mister Baboon: -screaming- Emily Cartirdge! Wake up!
-Emily falls of her chair from the shock of the outburst-
Kayla: Look at that stupid girl!
Classmate: She can't even listen to the teacher!
Mister Baboon: Emily, go to the office! Now!
-Emily walks away in tears, with Anais staring at her as she leaves-
Anais: Poor little cat... just like my brother, Gumball...
Emily is in the office, sitting in a chair with the principal. She is even more anxious than she was before, and is slumping in her chair.
Principal: Ok, Emily. I heard from Mister Baboon that you did not listen to him.
Emily: Yeah... So?
Principal: What?! Are you being defiant?!
Emily: You tell me...
-reads principal's name tag-
Emily: ...Mr. Hair. Haha!
Principal Hair: My name is NOT funny! Here is your detention slip! Now get out!
-Emily reads the detention slip, saying "DENTENTION NOTICE FOR: Emily Cartridge. Must be signed by parent"-
Emily: Oh god, My mom's gotta see this too?! Ugh.
Emily: Well, at least the food looks decent. Who should I sit with...
???: Come sit with me, Emily!
-Emily takes a look at the person who called her-
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- This story takes place one year before the actual show's time, suggesting that Gumball Watterson is in 7th grade in the original show.
A Journalistic Review: 9.7/10