Rejection in the Rain“Ta’ Scout, fer bein’ tha only normal thing in mah crazy upside down world.”More Like This
Sniper smiled over his raised glass, the warmth behind it aimed at the woman sitting opposite him.
“To…” she paused and smiled, “being normal.”
The glasses clinked together, both drinking the champagne that they’d been served. Rain idly beat at the windows of the restaurant, quieting the outside world. The atmosphere was calm and happy, the rest of the diners ignoring the couple.
Scout looked up from her drink, taking in the Australian, “Sniper.”
He looked up eagerly, “Yeah?”
She paused, looking down in debate, “Say I wasn’t so normal… Let’s say I was masked, and wore a suit that was…” she stuttered, “a popular primary colour. As a random, non-specific example. Would you still enjoy my company?”
“A’ course,” he lazily held his glass and smiled at the RED Scout