RDP: Welcome to the Library

"Where are we professor?” “We are in one of the 700 wonders of the Universe, the library of Lady Constance. It is the oldest and newest place in the Universe.” “How does that work?” “Words my dear,” “Words?” “They exist in a state of flux, they are well known yet brand new for someone to … Continue reading RDP: Welcome to the Library

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FOWC: Mingling

Thomas smiled gracefully as the manservant announced his presence to the private room. There were a dozen or so guests scatter around the drawing room complimented by a small number of employees offering drinks and canopies. Lady Midnight took it upon herself to introduce Thomas to the various guests, most of whom were wealthy landowners … Continue reading FOWC: Mingling

3TC:

The sun shone through the cracks in the window stirring Leslie from his slumber, he rolled over and reached his arm expecting to find his partner there. The space was empty, he smiled and pulled himself out of bed, put on his dressing gown and headed to the kitchen unit. He boiled the kettle and made … Continue reading 3TC:

Time for Tea

Reposting an opening for the Word of the Day Challenge: Tea

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“Good afternoon noon sir,” beamed the waiter. “Have you made a reservation?”

“Indeed I have, the name Kesten Grenville.” Grenville said coldly.

The waiter checked his list and located the name on the list. “Oh yes sir, I see you are booked in for afternoon tea. Your guest has already arrived and is seated.”

“So I see,” stated Grenville as he scanned the restaurant.

“My I take your jacket?” Queried the waiter.

“A £12,000 jacket in the hands of a man who styles his hair with brylcream?” Barked Grenville, “I think you know the answer to that. I’m grown man, I think I am capable of having afternoon tea and not spilling it down myself.”

“Very good sir,” said the waiter guiding Grenville to the table. “Is this meeting  social or business?”

“Both.” Answered Grenville as he took his seat at the table. “I’ll take a pot of Earl Grey…

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