Title: The Boy with the Green Valvet Band
Word count: 100
Pairings or characters involved: Jack/Stephen
Character(s) to give rum to: Mr. Pullings
Author and notes: An answer to Challenge #11. I realise that it is a total acronym, however, for the sake of my sanity, it had to be written. The bloody plot wombat wouldn’t leave me alone.
A sudden pain afflicted Jack’s rearmost portion. He frowned, but did not bother to turn. There was only one person on board who would pinch a Captain of his Majesty’s Royal Navy, on the Quarterdeck of his own ship, in broad daylight.
“You are not wearing green,” Stephen commented.
Why would I? Jack wondered, before recalling the day. “I’m in uniform,” he added, understanding.
“You might wear a coloured hair ribbon,” the Irishman pointed out. “I did give you one last year.” When he had done exactly the same thing.
I might, thought Jack, But then you wouldn’t pinch me.
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