Title: Departure Series: Falling of the Founders (FotF) – part III Rating: PG House: Slytherin Word Count: 112 Summary: Salazar leaves Hogwarts "And ever since the founders four Were whittled down to three Have the Houses been united And they once were meant to be." -Sorting hat, OotP
Salazar picked up his luggage and took one last look around the chamber. The bare walls stared back at him; the empty wooden shelves protruded from the cold stone. It felt as if they were reaching out to punch him in the stomach.
He was doing the right thing. It was necessary.
Rowena had monopolized the academics.
Godric had issued his ultimatum.
And Helga… well she was the worst of them all. Her admission standards had become non-existent.
Yes, there was no place for him anymore. There were people who would appreciate his brilliance. And he wouldn’t really be leaving Hogwarts.
His legacy would outlive them all in the Chamber of Secrets.