On His Way to School, Franz Says that He Had the Strength to Resist and Chose to Hurry Off to School -Bzziii

On his way to school, Franz says that he had the strength to resist and chose to hurry off to school. The underlined phrase suggests that Franz was 

A. hesitant. 
B. threatened. 
C. tempted. 
D. repentant.

C. tempted.