LMM 585: Protocols

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 schemer.


Canarian awaited them alongside a customs officer, who verified their identities and stamped their passports. Couriers were sent for luggage, and a mini-bus with darkened windows pulled up to the curb to whisk them away, Keishi-bound.

Jacques perched on the edge of Argent’s bed, holding his hand. “With all this.” He waved at the luxurious interior. “Why did you ask if I could ride?”

Colt said, “Once the sun sets, we’re taking to the sky.”

“This bus will become a decoy,” added Hallow, whose cheekbones were mesmerizing.

“Expecting trouble?” Jacques asked lightly.

“Argent was,” Colt replied. “This is his plan.”

Posted: May 5, 2023
Prompt: Mesmerizing, suggested by Kshadeslady
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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