He is now a housemaster, with every opportunity (and full permission) to work himself to death.
"You must not be disheartened at that," Mr. Cornish, who was the "housemaster," told them.
He tugged away furiously, with an eye on the now rapidly advancing and loudly shouting figure of the housemaster.
And therefore the responsibility of a housemaster far exceeds that of a Head.
All he knew was that the housemaster was in the house, and would be glad if Mike would step across.
In many cases he receives no salary, as a housemaster, at all.
On the other hand, a housemaster must not allow his prefects unlimited authority, or he will cease to be master in his own House.
The housemaster and his wife had not been sympathetic to either of them.
"Yes," replies Master Brown, with a sidelong glance towards his housemaster.
The housemaster would hear no explanation; in fact, explanations were about the last thing he wanted.