Chapter II: Sakura Got Run Over by a Reindeer
Warnings: None apply
Another Tuesday rolled around, and this time, when Sakura got off her bus, she was ready. She was prepared to just pay full price for her much needed coffee and avoid any chance of angering the Silver Scrooge. But when she made her way inside he was already there and waiting for his order. She took her place in the line and waited, relieved not to have the added stress she didn’t need of him nagging her.
Mondays were her only day off from both jobs. She’d been up too late studying, trying to prepare for the finals that were only a week away. She’d managed to put back 126 ryo this week, and as the exhaustion of her schedule was starting to settle in she reminded herself she only needed another 184 ryo and she could go home for Christmas for the first time in four years.
She was two people away when he walked over.