LMM 360: Send a Car

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 whose morning is looking up.

360
Send a Car

Argent must’ve entered into some sort of agreement with Lord Trystholm during the night, because at daybreak—far too early for Jacques’ tastes—he was ready to go home.

“May I lobby for a less precipitous mode of transportation?”

“Already accomplished. Courtesy of Twineshaft.”

“Mmm. Promising. How long do I have to make you presentable?”

Argent glanced down, seemingly mystified. “You were pleased enough with this last night.”

That was evening. This is morning. Whole new set of foibles.” Jacques stretched languidly. “Will there be coffee?”

“Our driver is well aware of your preferences.”

Jacques liked the sound of that.


Posted: February 15, 2022
Prompt: Foibles, suggested by Goldenmirth
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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6 thoughts on “LMM 360: Send a Car

  1. Pingback: LMM 359: News from Home – FORTHRIGHT

  2. Coffee AND pastries for Jacques ☕️ 🧁

    Shame, though, I really wanted to see Jacques deciding to wear a flying helmet and goggles for the journey back on Argent 😆

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  3. Pingback: LMM 361: With Our Compliments – FORTHRIGHT

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