If you got caught, it was detention, 100 lines, a couple of sides on your least favourite subject. Maybe a letter to your parents if you were really unlucky.
So, consider this real life conversation, overheard by one of the little Ps at her school today.
B: So why did you get an e-cig?So, what's your position? Appalling evidence that kids are using e-cigs? Or great that kids are reducing harm by using e-cigs?
A: Mr Jackson (the head teacher) caught me smoking in the school grounds.
A: Behind the sports hall where I thought no-one could see.
B: What did he say?
A: That I'm lucky not to be kicked out already, but if I'm caught again, that's it!
Neither. The conversation was between two teachers.