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 noble one.
Look at Me
“And that focus would be …? Ah.” Hisoka lapsed into a genuine smile. “You?”
“And what do you gain?”
“You have to ask? I adore being the center of attention.”
“I had noticed.” Hisoka’s smile took on smirkish leanings. “You are evading the question.”
“What can I say? You’re an excellent example.”
“You are too kind.” A purr made itself felt. “Are you putting yourself through all of this for Akira?”
“Non.” Jacques turned his head. “My reasons are entirely selfish.”
“And what do you hope to gain?”
Hisoka blinked. “From…?”
“Have you ever watched Suuzu watch Akira?”
Posted: February 25, 2021
Prompt: Focus, suggested by ming
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.