Helena has been doing some “unhappily ever afters” or, as I like to call them, “happily never afters” on her blog for some of the past Friday Fictioneers photo prompts. I hope she doesn’t mind me borrowing a princess this week and if she does, well, I expect to be publicly castigated and/or flogged.
“Mm this looks good,” she said. “What is it?”
“Sangria,” Florian said, sliding the drink closer.
She looked around at the familiar, colorful décor, sighing happily. The Mirror Café was the first place she met Florian; he saved her when she fainted while waiting in line at the popular brunch spot. She drank deeply from the sweet drink and licked her lips.
“Mmm,” she said approvingly. “What kind of sangria is this, darling?”
“Apple,” he said,
Her eyes fluttered and she put a hand to her head.
Florian smiled, why settle for the princess when he could have the queen?
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*Florian is Snow White’s Prince Charming’s real name.