Flash Fairytales Silver LiningFlash Fairytales5 years ago in Fantasy More Like This
She stared at the coats spread across the bed. Each was more beautiful than the last. Velvets in a scarlet as deep as blood. Silks the colour of rain. They were clasped with sapphires and emeralds. No eye had ever looked upon the likes of these garments; no hand had ever dipped a needle, before this day, to make them; no mind had ever dared imagine them.
The old man stood before her, resisting the urge to wring his hands. Would she find fault with his gifts, once again?
These will not do, the Princess claimed, standing.
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