MxM : What You Know Ch.1"I need one tall iced peppermint white chocolate mocha, one tall iced caramel macchiato and two grande cappuccinoes!" Margaret yelled over her shoulder.More Like This
"Got it!" Zoe yelled back, reaching over the grinder for a coffee cup.
Margaret wiped her forehead and breathed heavily. It was her first day working at The Coffee Shop and she was learning quickly that these costumers didn't wait for anybody.
Zoe was speeding up all the orders, placing them on the counter before Margaret could even finish giving out the order. After the first four orders were done, the crowd got smaller and smaller which gave Margaret and Zoe time to themselves for a while.
"So newbie, hows the first day so far?" Zoe asked wiping her hands on a dish rag.
Margaret groaned. "I've never worked so hard in my life! I mean, I knew that working in a coffee shop was hard, but I didn't expect it to be," She wiped sweat from her forehead. " This hard!"
Zoe laughed. "Yeah. The first day is always the hardest. But don't w
Mordecai X Margaret - You Are Not AloneMore Like This
The rain came pattering down in calm rivulets over the outside of the windows of the dimly lit coffee shop. The soft beating of the rain clashed, however gently, with the beating heart of the only other occupant of the shop besides its workers: a human-sized blue jay.
His cerulean, feathered face reflected a small bout of weariness mixed with slight frustration over the day, the feeling that nothing else good would happen in the day. The bluebird, named Mordecai, extended a tired wing toward his half-filled mug of coffee and took a small glug of it, feeling the warm liquid trickle down his throat and warm his body from head to toe. Thus far, it was the only remotely good feeling that he felt that whole day.
That, and the feeling that came when a certain cinnabar robin his size came his way. "You need a refill before we close, Mordecai?" she wondered in a feminine alto voice. He looked up to see the smiling, gentle, and sympathetic face of the one and only lady that he could possibly th