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My apologies

Nov 20, 2020, 9:33am by ryjones

Time to seal the deal... "My apologies, m'lady, how rude of me. I am Connor Maccauley. I'm from now house even a shade as prestigious as yours so I've devoted my life to becoming ...

Best laid plans

Nov 20, 2020, 9:20am by ryjones

Ben had to admire her drive. So willing to dive into the unknown. So willing to brave danger. It reminded him of himself at a younger age. "On the note of 'undoing' - while I've been her ...

Have you a name?

Nov 20, 2020, 3:56am by FallingSnow

"For a man to be a real man, like any good knight who seeks real adventure, a true quest and to serve," emphasizing the last word, "he must consider all the needs, wants, barriers and de ...

I... Don’t remember

Nov 20, 2020, 2:12am by FallingSnow

"...Some part of that deal needs to be undone before I think that creature can be killed." Margot thought for a moment. “Then we will find out who made the deal and undue it.” ...

Marvelous indeed

Nov 19, 2020, 11:06am by ryjones

Connor was in his prime here. "Marvelous indeed," he replied, lingering his statement a while until she turned and caught his gaze, seeing that he was looking at her and not the paintings ...

It's downfall

Nov 19, 2020, 9:37am by ryjones

Ben thought over her words a long while. She seemed a little stand-offish but that could have been the chill. He still found it hard not to stare at her. "The only idea I have is that it' ...

Let’s Chat

Nov 19, 2020, 1:52am by FallingSnow

Lady Greenhills felt herself blushing slightly as Connor itched closer to take her luggage. “Yes, you are correct! It is mr. Greenhills, my husband’s, favourite scent. How nice of yo ...

All Business

Nov 19, 2020, 1:35am by FallingSnow

Margot looked at Ben and then back outside. She hadn’t sat and chatted with someone for what felt like a long time. Perhaps she never did, she couldn’t quite remember. Now, sat in the ba ...

Oh please

Nov 18, 2020, 1:17pm by ryjones

"You are far too kind, m'lady, but thank you for your kind words. But you must allow me to take these for you," Connor replied and he stepped right up to her, close enough so only the air c ...

Indeed

Nov 18, 2020, 1:11pm by ryjones

Ben took the blanket and joined her at the door. "Indeed, indeed we must. But I know those clouds and that storms about to get quite bad. You've seen the way the lightning avoids the hous ...

Let’s Kill It

Nov 18, 2020, 5:45am by FallingSnow

Margot could do nothing but stare at the man with big eyes for a minute. It would have been hard to believe his story if she hadn’t spent every day in the manor for the past two years. At ...

Harmless flirting

Nov 18, 2020, 4:21am by FallingSnow

“Oh!” Chuckled the woman. “How very charming! It is a delight to be recognised so early on in the conversation.” She thought about going on and finding her room but then decided to s ...

My sad, sad tale

Nov 17, 2020, 2:33pm by ryjones

"Miss Margot," Ben said, clearly concerned with her state looked around, found a blanket and went to her quickly. "You'll catch your death from cold being out in the rain without a proper c ...

Greetings

Nov 17, 2020, 2:10pm by ryjones

Connor opened his eyes to see a delightful sight. A woman, of means, smiling and voluptuous, looking down at him. "Good morning, sir!" She cheered hoping he'd awaken. "That cannot pos ...

Perhaps it wasn't just imagined

Nov 15, 2020, 7:17pm by FallingSnow

The kitchen staff complained about all the blood that Margot had been allowing to drip over the roses. One older woman muttered something about the ignorance of young women while helping wra ...

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