December 22nd, 2010

Going Visiting

Title Going Visiting

Author Eglantine_br

Word Count 1736

Rating G

Spoilers None

Disclaimer I invented only Alice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 24, 1850

 

 

 

When she was smaller, before she turned eight, Alice had been afraid of her grandfather. Some of her friends at school had asked if it was because he was Lord Blakeney, and she was plain Alice Smith. But it was not that at all, and anyway, she called him Granddad. It was not that he was unkind. He always had a smile for her, and usually something good to eat. And he was not gruff, like some old men. He liked to talk, and so did she.

 

 

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