As soon as Sam had cast his spell he'd broke off into a run again, knowing that he'd have to take advantage of the spell quickly if he wanted to be able to catch up with Marcus before he had a chance to take off again. He was breathing heavily by the time he reached the edge of the castle, and the stupid first year was still no-where to be seen. He groaned loudly, sweeping his head back and forth across the grounds in case he'd ran past him.
Although the kid was no-where in sight, and so muttering to himself under his breath he burst through into the sheltered courtyard - although the kid was still no-where to be seen. There were a lot more people here, so Sam refrained from shouting out to the boy; he didn't want to draw any unwanted attention to himself. Instead he pushed his way through the courtyard and up into the castle, searching everywhere for the boy. He couldn't find him though, and so Sam reluctantly gave up for the day. He was sure he'd see the kid again sometime, he'd just deal with him then...[ Click for OOC Comment ]