Today’s #CleanWIP theme and collaborative article is Dessert. [More info]

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From the newly-released, The Haberdasher’s Wife by Scott R. Rezer.
He rubbed his meaty hands together and winked at her. “And to you as well, fräulein. Might I interest you in some chocolates, today?”
It was a familiar game. One she often lost. “Not today,” she said, laughing, though she loved the rich chocolates that had made Herr Trinkaus the talk of the city. “Perhaps just a strudel for my mother and me.”