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06 March 2006 @ 12:58 am
Heigh-ho...  
Crowley was driving about the city in the Bentley. Rather randomly, if truth be told. He didn't really have a destination in mind, he was just getting to know the place. Taking note of anything that looked interesting, or anything he might want to revisit. There was a restaurant, there was an electronics store, there was a...

There was a bookstore. A very strangely familiar-looking bookstore.

The Bentley screeched to a halt, Crowley unheeding of any commotion he might be causing. After a few moments, he pulled over and parked, sliding out of the Bentley slowly. He stood there for a minute before stepping up to the door. He glanced at the sign, the illegible listing of the store's hours, just like the one he'd seen a thousand times elsewhere.

"I'm going to bloody well regret this..."

He pushed the door open and stepped inside, letting it close behind him.
 
 
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bookish_angel on April 5th, 2006 07:52 am (UTC)
Aziraphale stared at him, almost smiling, but looking a little confused, too.

"What's so funny 'bout it?"
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 7th, 2006 05:59 am (UTC)
"I dunno. Just is," Crowley replied, sitting back up and taking his sunglasses off, dropping them onto the table. "Always had a strange sense of humor, angel, you know that."
bookish_angel on April 9th, 2006 04:54 am (UTC)
"True, true."

Aziraphale took another drink, nearly emptying the glass. "Guess it is funny. Us, this, you know. Jus' when you think you've got things figured out... Out the window, all of it." He made a vague motion with his hands to emphasize.
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 11th, 2006 04:40 am (UTC)
"Seems t'happen to us a lot. Life's goin' smooth, got a handle on it, then.. Bazamm!"

Crowley waved his glass for emphasis, ignoring the bit of alcohol that sloshed out. "Goes nuts. Abso-fuckin'-lutely crazy."
bookish_angel on April 13th, 2006 05:25 am (UTC)
"Maybe... Maybe we'll have a few centuries before it happens again," Aziraphale reached over for the wine bottle, only remembering that it was empty when he picked it up. "Nice break, y'know?" He set the empty bottle back down carefully.
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 13th, 2006 07:05 am (UTC)
"Could use a break," Crowley replied, reaching over to open the gin bottle. "Time t'get settled in and comfortable at the new place. When I've got the new place."
bookish_angel on April 14th, 2006 04:58 am (UTC)
"Going to get another apartment?" Aziraphale asked as he slid his glass a little closer to Crowley.
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 14th, 2006 06:43 am (UTC)
"S'what I'm planning on," he replied, carefully filling Aziraphale's glass. He spilled a bit, but what did that matter? He went ahead and poured some gin into his own glass and put the bottle down.
bookish_angel on April 15th, 2006 04:57 am (UTC)
"Mm, thanks."

He took a couple of sips of the gin. "Seen the park yet? There's even ducks... Lot like the ones back home."
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 15th, 2006 07:06 am (UTC)
"Drove by. Not actually gone in and had a look yet," he replied, drinking his own gin.
bookish_angel on April 16th, 2006 03:38 am (UTC)
"Been to feed them a couple times. They kept giving me looks... like they were waiting, er... expectant, yes, that's it." Aziraphale smiled. "Went and changed up the routine on them, I guess."
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 16th, 2006 05:10 am (UTC)
"Odd birds, ducks. Guess it's not a bad way to live, though. Float around, quack at people, get fed... Good life for the lazy," Crowley mused absently.
bookish_angel on April 17th, 2006 06:49 am (UTC)
"Must get dull after a while, though," Aziraphale said thoughtfully, reaching for his glass. He got it on the second try and took a sip from it.
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 18th, 2006 03:38 am (UTC)
"...Maybe that's why ducks fly south in the winter?" Crowley put forth after a drawn-out moment of thought.
bookish_angel on April 21st, 2006 07:22 am (UTC)
"Wha's the word? Er... M-something. Anyways, do y'think they fly anywhere here? I don't think there is a south."
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 22nd, 2006 01:43 am (UTC)
"Maybe for them, there IS one. Weirder things could happen, righ'?"
bookish_angel on April 22nd, 2006 04:10 am (UTC)
"Guess so... If that's true, you think there's a sort of Heaven an' Hell here, too? I mean, if there's a south for the ducks, it would follow... I think..." Aziraphale hadn't thought so, but what people believed in did strange things here.
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 22nd, 2006 05:20 am (UTC)
A vaguely disconcerted look crossed Crowley's face. "...Dunno. I guess it's poss'ble. Not sure I like that idea too much."
bookish_angel on April 22nd, 2006 04:23 pm (UTC)
"But 's not our Heaven and Hell... Probably shouldn't worry too much about it," Aziraphale said decisively, taking another drink.
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 24th, 2006 02:11 am (UTC)
"Guess not," he muttered, taking another drink himself.
bookish_angel on April 28th, 2006 03:52 am (UTC)
"Hmm. Almost out," Aziraphale observed as he studied the gin bottle.
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 28th, 2006 05:08 am (UTC)
"Well, bugger," Crowley muttered, poking at the bottle. "Already?"
bookish_angel on April 29th, 2006 06:52 am (UTC)
"I know. That's the, er... third one, yes. Think we should get another?"
Anthony J. Crowleyh8_ineffability on April 30th, 2006 02:58 am (UTC)
Crowley pondered this seriously for a moment. "...Problem. Standing is be... be... Bugger. Beneath? Before? Beyond! Right, beyond me. What 'bout you?"
bookish_angel on May 1st, 2006 01:49 am (UTC)
"Ummm..." Aziraphale rocked from side to side a bit. "Dunno. Should I try?"
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