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 questions.
Jacques hit his turn signal and pulled to the side on a country road that saw almost no traffic. Turning and lowering his sunglasses, he said, “I’ll be needing some confirmation.”
Without breaking eye contact, Sonnet reached down, hooked his shoes, and passed them forward.
“Right. Shall I join you? Or do you fancy a stroll?”
Jacques obliged, sliding into the back seat.
Sonnet asked, “What did you offer? Exactly.”
“This?” Jacques repeated the gesture. “Do you want the literal meaning? Or the highly euphemistic one, popular among feline consorts?”
Sonnet went all dominant and politely ordered, “Both.”
Posted: August 30, 2022
Prompt: Stroll, suggested by doubleuu
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.