Slang for this term
"When Jane walked in, Tom just took off." (Tom is upset seeing Jane)
I want another phrase that means "took off because getting upset" but sounds very modern that people in the old days wouldn't say.
I'm doing translation about a person from 2019 time traveling to 1650. I want this phrase to sound modern that people that period don't understand. Can you think of one? It doesn't have to be precise. But just a slang or something that teenagers these days say and elders don't understand.
"When she walked in, Tim just............."