Just Pretend - Part One
Note: I’ve had this done for a whiiiile, but I didn’t want to post it bc I didn’t know whether I wanted to leave it open-ended to make it into a series or not. Anyway, here you go now. Better late than never. Also, this is loosely based off of the movie The Proposal, so yeah.
Word Count: 2930
Pairing: Thomas Jefferson x Reader
Warnings: None. Secondhand embarrassment, you know how family is lol
AU: Modern/Fake Dating
“Yes, mother. I know, I’ll be there.” You sighed, running a hand through your hair as you slouched in your office chair.
You were on the phone with your mother while you sat in your office at work, and she was talking your ear off as usual.
“You’re gonna need a date. There is no way you are showing up to the family reunion without someone. Do you need me to call that boy from the-”
“Mom, I have a boyfriend.” You interrupted, without realizing what you said.
“Oh, you do? That’s wonderful! What’s his name?” Your mother asked, curiosity seeping through the phone.
At that moment, Thomas Jefferson walked into your office with a knock on the door. He was about to say something, when you put your finger up, silencing him.
“Thomas, not now.” You said, waving him off.
“Thomas?” Your mother said through the phone. “Oh, how did you two meet?”