Dress down trousers
The hiatus all began with a simple reprimand. The heidie had had enough of rebellious teenagers flouting dress codes, and hauled a single-minded lass into his study to press home the school's policy. "I don't want to see you ever again in these trousers," he bawled.
The girl considered her options.
"OK, if that's what you want," she replied, and promptly dropped her trews in front of the startled heidie.
Union advice to the heidie was something along the lines of "don't get your knickers in a twist" over uniform.