Story: Recurrence Relations
Rating: All ages
Word Count: 614
Characters: Six, Evelyn Smythe
Author's Summary: He'd been aiming for the 7745th Caralanthian Exposé to indulge in the most supreme form of Battenberg ever created by the computational cuisiniers of the time. The time co-ordinates read Earth. England. 1953.
Recced because: So many feelings packed into a perfect little moment. I love Six and Evelyn: there is by far and away not enough love for them about, so it cheers me to find a rare little story as completely adorable and perfect as this one.
A tumult of children rushed past him on either side, chasing each other in their finery. He weathered the storm and was grumpily scanning the tabletops when he felt a tug on his arm. He looked down to see the top of a head of straight brown hair done up in a crooked bow, and two tiny hands fingering the coat which was still slung over his arm.
"Oh! This robe is dreadful."