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Title: Write an Ode - "The Gate Post" (R, Fantasy, Wizards'World)
prior Andy & Simon drabbles
Word count: 100
“What are you doing in Newt’s tree house?” Simon called from below.
“Being melodramatic sulking,” came tersely back.
“And that would be why?”
“I feel like it.”
“Newt has these cute little clawed feet to climb up there and you don’t, Andy.”
“Oh. Then ‘what light’ and all that, let down your ladder. I can make it all better, whatever it is.”
“Ooooh yes. I’ve got this magic tongue that flickers and pokes into interesting places and I’m supple enough to poke elsewhere while doing it. Guaranteed mood adjustment. When does Newt get out of school?”