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 his share of interests.
On the Contrary
Poor Harmonious. He looked properly scandalized. Understandable, given canine sensibilities.
The others had arrived, as well. Sinder’s shoulders were shaking with barely-contained laughter as he hid his face against Juuyu’s shoulder.
The phoenix calmly inquired, “Are we certain he has the correct interests at heart?”
Argent, who was covering his eyes, took his time finding words.
Jacques ventured, “We’ve come to an understanding.”
Jacques promised, “The way forward is clear.”
“Thank you, Smythe. But did you have to snog the entire cabal?”
“Non.” Jacques beamed at the assembly of dragons. “It was the other way around.”
Posted: January 27, 2022
Prompt: “on the contrary,” suggested by TurkishDelight
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.