Challenge: Grocery shopping
A/N: Silliness seems to be my specialty of late…
“Young lady. Halt.”
Severus inhaled deeply, stretching himself up to his most imposing height. One long finger reached out and slowly elevated her chin; vacant brown eyes met his glittering black ones.
Time stopped for the young girl. She shuddered in fear, struggling to maintain bladder control. Was this hideous man a vampire? He lacked only bloodied fangs to complete the picture. She squeaked out, “What do you want from me?”
He whispered his response: “Legil—”
“Severus! Don’t you dare!” Hermione hissed, breathless from running.
Hermione smiled apologetically at the harassed clerk. “Dear, where you do hide the pectin?”