LMM 528: Always Important

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 sang.

Always Important

Jacques was honestly afraid to ask. “Is that… important?”

“Always.” Ginkgo leaned to the side and turned Jacques’ face to meet his gaze. “Wolfsong is always important. And in that context? You did good.”

“I did very little. He was the one….”

“Yeah. I get that. But I still say you took the right kind of care of our Sonnet. Wish I’d been there to hear. But… it won’t matter.”

“I thought you said it’d be important.”

“Oh, it is. I just meant I didn’t really need to be there. If you’ve changed Sonnet’s song, I’ll hear it. Everyone will.”

Posted: November 4, 2022
Prompt: “take care,” suggested by Willing1111
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.


4 thoughts on “LMM 528: Always Important

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