Not a perfect replicating, but I definitely was trying to channel and look like Alexia Tarabotti from Gail Carriger’s Soulless. Thank you, Miss Carriger, for creating such a wonderful character and series.
This is what happens when I start grad school and can’t sleep:
Gail sighed, tapping her foot impatiently in the dirt. This line was taking forever, and all she wanted was a damn ICEE. It had been ten minutes just standing there. Maybe she could swoop in and use her badge, declaring it a cherry ICEE emergency? She toyed with the badge still in her pocket from her morning shift. No, she guessed it would be an unethical use of police resources.