It’s strange what you see when you’re touring, it’s strange the rituals and customs that other cultures engage in, but this was really strange, Mr Peabody decided, sitting down abruptly.
“Sherman, you must ask him what he’s doing.”
At his words the young boy turned, paying closer attention, “Are you sure Mr Peabody? He looks awfully busy.”
“We are travelling to expand our knowledge Sherman, you must ask.”
At his insistent tone the boy scurried across the road, engaging in a conversation with the individual before returning to announce dryly, “It’s a school for future influencers.”
That explained everything.