The Dark Duke- ThirteenDisclaimer: I do not own DBZ, or the characters from it. I do not make any money from the writing of this story.The Dark Duke- Thirteen3 years ago in Romance More Like This
A/N: I cannot believe that I have over one hundred reviews at ff.net--seriously, you guys rock. For the people who have reviewed every chapter, and for those of you who just drop me a wonderfully nice line every now and then--I love you all. Your reviews never fail to make me smile, and they continue to inspire me to write.
Also--way to go RocktheDragon for catching the Monty Python reference in my A/N's last time (it's the nerd in me, I can't help it).
Lilpumpkingirl, thank you for being more than just a usual beta reader--thank you for pushing me to be a better writer. Seriously, you are awesome!
Chapter Thirteen: Demands and Introductions
"You have to do something."
Vegeta, who was in the process of watching (and yet not looking at, at all) Bulma, turned towards the dowager, frowning. Where had she come
The Dark Duke- FifteenDisclaimer: I do not own DBZ, or the characters from it. I do not make any money from the writing of this story.The Dark Duke- Fifteen3 years ago in Romance More Like This
A/N: Goodness, the reviews I get keep getting more and more inspiring. Seriously, you guys motivate me to keep writing! I love you all!
Lilpumpkingirl, thank you for taking time out of playing ME 3 to beta for me--if my writing seems more palpable of late--it is all her!
On to the story! Nothing like the harsh light of day to make decisions made during the magic of night seem...well...
Chapter Fifteen: The Morning After
Vegeta was up at his usual hour the day after the ball. After his years in the royal navy (and more recently, in his spy work) he had gotten used to going night with very little to no sleep, so waking at his usual early hour the day after the ball was not an issue. He was able to enjoy his usual solitary breakfast, with no pesky interruptions from his houseguests, a delight he had been