LMM 594: Dampening Effect

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 gets along with the wind.

Dampening Effect

Kyrie hastily explained, “I think Sonnet has been trying to get your attention for a while, but Dad’s barriers…. You cannot hear him from inside, but a wind brought me a whisper.”

Jacques crossed to the double doors and opened them, letting in a gust of cold air. “Are you sure?”

“I am. I could make an opening for you,” Kyrie offered.

“Is he down in the garden?” Really, Jacques couldn’t see. Or hear a call. Or a howl, for that matter.

Kyrie reached out, slipping both hands into… nothing. “Sit on the rail. And when I say go, jump.”

Posted: May 14, 2023
Prompt: “bid for attention,” suggested by ming
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.


7 thoughts on “LMM 594: Dampening Effect

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