August 11th, 2011

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Chocolatiers of the High Winds: Chapter 45

Chocolatiers of the High Winds by H.B. Kurtzwilde
A gay steampunk adventure. Follow the weekly travails of young Mayport Titus, and his intercontinental airship journey to restore the fortunes of the Titus Chocolate Company. (Do you need to start at Chapter One?)

Chapter 45: Retreat

The conversation with a drunken Cully had served to sober Mayport at last. In such a mood he had to face the warehouse at Titus Farms. Of all he had seen, those acres were a true wonder. The storage was full to bursting, much to his chagrin.

“He might have sold some and made a profit,” Mayport complained as he strode the dusty building.

“He did,” Joseph said. “You could find out for sure of our Chef Gasteau. He had to know about this place. Where else could he have been sneaking this stuff? Anyway, it’s all written down. That idiot Joyce is proud of it.”

Mayport clenched his jaw, furious all over again.

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