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Half startled, quarter irritated and the last quarter tolerant towards her co–intern, “I’m sorry”, Crownie said.
“I’m just too tired to be good company today.”
“Oh, I’m sorry, Crownie”, Magnolia said a bit soberly,
“I didn’t know”.
Then Magnolia perked up again,
“Oh I know!”
Really. Crownie thought, as she raised her brows.
“I need to see my mum in Venice. Plus, I have been assigned to spy rare fabrics/accessories there. Maybe you could come with me? To enjoy the view and the water. What do you say?”
Magnolia brightened and vibrated her idea, which Crownie, a hydrophobic wasn’t buying. . .