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 walks in.
“Lord. I didn’t even know you noticed men. Do you have a type?”
“Now who’s jumping to conclusions?” Sinder rolled his eyes. “It’s my job to notice people. And to keep you out of trouble.”
“So do you find me attractive?” Jacques was mostly teasing.
“Seriously? You know I don’t.” Sinder’s eyes narrowed. “Are you deflecting? I don’t really care what you get up to. Argent’s the one who’ll–”
“Lord. I’m not trying to bed him. I’m trying to employ him.”
Harrison had returned, a fresh demitasse in hand.
Jacques sighed. “Not that you aren’t bedable.”
Harrison breathed, “Gosh.”
Posted: December 12, 2022
Prompt: “jumping to conclusions,” suggested by bonhomie
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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