The Irregular at Magic High School

The Regulars at Anime High Schools: Musings on Student Council Presidency

mayumi saegusa, mahouka, mahouka koukou no rettousei, the irregular at magic high school, student council president

In fifth grade, I had my second experience with student government – my previous experience involved making campaign posters for a boy I liked in third grade – when my friend Betsy decided to run for Student Council President of our elementary school. Together, we crafted the ingenious slogan that would propel her into office: “Don’t get wet-sy. Vote for Betsy!” In addition to campaign posters with umbrellas, and little umbrella-shaped flyers, a friend and I misted her as she gave her speech under an umbrella to the entirety of our school.

Naturally, she won.

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