Claimer: I do hereby claim all rights and responsibility for the characters in this series of vignettes because the Amaranthine Saga is mine. (Which means I should probably behave myself since anything I say or do could be taken as canon.) Indulge the lot of us, especially the one with an eye for color.
A bamboo-lined path appeared, marked by stone lanterns. Jacques spied the telltale shine of crystals. “Barriers?”
“Old ones. This has always been his home.”
“Both Harmonious and Hisoka are from Keishi?”
“Twineshaft is indigenous. Starmark is a fairly recent transplant.”
Argent ushered him into a sprawling building that buzzed with activity. Office workers were everywhere, most in Dimityblest colors. But the predominant color scheme confused Jacques.
“Greens and creams?”
“Twineshaft’s clan colors.”
“Then why is he always draped in gray?”
“I have often wondered that myself.” Argent frowned. “For feline clans, the color of ash is the color of mourning.”
Posted: December 21, 2020 – winter solstice (Dichotomy Day!)
Prompt: Shiny, suggested by Sarah
Summary: Jacques Smythe brazens his way into Stately House and shows no sign of departing. Like it or not, Lord Mettlebright has himself a butler. An Amaranthine Saga Serial. [Humor, Drama, Family] Begins here. You can suggest a prompt here. To scroll through archived chapters, use the Lord Mettlebright’s Man tag.
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Oh, more mysteries. Cats always play so close to the chest.