Title: From shadows to light
Character/s:Arthur, Dragoon The Great
Summary: Arthur presents a generous offer to a less then generous person
Word Count: 150
Prompt: No. 279 Word Limit Month - 150
Author's Notes: Continuation of Trial and error
They are about 600 words all together, it won't take long.
(Edit: titles... tiles are hard... titles are impossible...)
Dragoon smirks. "Pet magician?"
"Court... Sorcerer, " King Arthur repeats, his patience duly tested. "You may have a room at the castle. Free passage-"
"I have come and gone as I pleased for years." Dragoon interrupts. Having stepped forth from the shadows into the King's chambers minutes before was testament of that.
"Arrive by the main gate for once! It is reward for your aid. For helping my father against the mandrake curse. A pardon - an alliance, if that suits you better!"
Dragoon huffs. "If anything, you should seek my pardon."
Then he grins, suddenly amused. He walks towards the king, old bones protesting.
"I understand. You want your knight back. Sir Gwaine followed by his own free will, as you saw."
"Prove it! By..."
"No. Gaius has served you well for years. Honour him." Dragoon is close, laughing as Arthur startles when their eyes meet.
"Are you finally catching on?"