Mirabelle (steepling fingers): So it turns out *none* of us have prepared for the history exam.
Alucanth: Well, we've all had a lot going on lately...But I'm sure we'll do okay if we work together.
Mirabelle: All right! What's the plan, then?
Narcissa: Let's read the material, outline the major points, then talk about them and their significance in the historical context.
(Mirabelle looks chagrined.)
Mirabelle: Any...less hard plans?