~*~Each Sunday, post six sentences from a writing project — published, in progress, for your cat — whatever.~*~
From a Girl Genius story I write but decided to make chapter two of The Beginning of Again.
“You’re home early.”
Tarvek shut the door and approached the desk, hands at his sides. “Yes, father.”
“Why is that?”
His father set down the paper and removed his glasses to glare. “Have you forgotten all your manners while on that heathen ship?”