December 8th, 2015

giles back

Drabble: Strange Brew

Title: Strange Brew
Author: littleotter73
Characters: Giles, Xander
Rating: FRC
Prompt: Eggnog
Word Count: 100
Disclaimer: For fun, not profit

Eggnog.

Giles eyed the punch bowl with something akin to the way he viewed the brews he’d kept in the Magic Box - with suspicion and contempt. It wasn’t necessarily the raw eggs that made his head swim - though he had his doubts - it was the sheer amounts of sugar and brandy he’d watched Buffy add to the mixture.

“Come on, G,” Xander slurred, clapping his hand on Giles’ shoulder. “You haven’t lived until you’ve had some of the Summers’ secret family nog. Try some.”

“No, no, I think not,” he replied quickly. “Diabetes and alcoholism… I’d sooner die a fyarl.”