I've been meaning to post this forever. I don;t expect anyone to read or comment on it, but I wanted to 'save' it in my journal. A month ago, I placed second in a contest with this little drabble.
Title: Even the Characters Get Joss Verse
The two groups approached.
Angel stepped forward. “Who would be the moody, yet noble leader?”
“That would be me.”
“And who is the beloved, yet tragically killed off sidekick?” Wash asked.
“That’d be Doyle. For obvious reasons, he is no longer with us.”
“Yeah, why are you?” Kaylee asked.
“And who’s the crazy genius?”
Wesley whispered, “I think it’s that girl clinging to her brother.” He raised his voice, “And who’s the misunderstood betrayer, who loses his beloved?”
All eyes fell on Jayne.
“Don’t look at me. I ain’t done nothin’.”
“Oh, but you will Jayne, you will.”