LMM 492: New Arrivals

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’s out of some loops.

492
New Arrivals

Argent lounged beside an unremarkable door, his gaze cool and assessing.

Jacques stood a little straighter. “My lord?”

“There were arrivals while you were off gallivanting. Keep them occupied.”

He glanced at the door. “I’ll certainly… ah.”

Argent had vanished.

Right, then. Jacques rapped and let himself in.

“Uncle Jackie!” Isla exclaimed. “Do close the door. We’re not meant to be here. At least, not officially. Do you remember my mentioning the other members of my triad? Well, it was more of a quad, I suppose….”

She rambled through introductions even though Jacques certainly did know Inti and Tenma. Unofficially.


Posted: September 27, 2022
Prompt: Gallivant, suggested by Neelie
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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