LMM 296: Got it Good

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 who likes hearing his name.

296
Got it Good

What if?” Nonny echoed, anger mixing with incredulity. “What if they took me away? What if getting a new name means losing the one I have? Then you couldn’t say, ‘h-hey, nonny, nonny’ and mean me.”

“Nonny.” Jacques set aside suit samples. “I’m an insensitive brute.”

“Too right you are! I got a good place here. And a position.”

“And pants.”

The kid blinked, then narrowed his eyes. “If I didn’t want to be here, a well-placed kick is all I’d need to get myself gone.”

Jacques calmly moved his hands to cover his assets. 

“Are you really that daft?”


Posted: October 2, 2021
Prompt: #Inktober2021, Day Two: Suit
Words: 100


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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