Six Sentence Sunday 41

This is the second week of my Six Sunday retrospective. This week my six comes from the second book of the Tales of the Darkworld, Hot Water. The hero, Colin Granville, a vampire, is on the phone with his irreverent assistant Corey Green. Colin’s asked Corey to cancel all his appointments because he’s met a woman.

“What is it with you Granvilles lately? First your sister goes all googly eyed for a dragon and now you.”

Colin got in a waiting cab and gave the driver the name of his hotel. “I’m not googly eyed, Corey. I’m just horny.”

“You say to-may-toe and I say to-mah-toe.”

This week I received a lovely package from my publisher Mary. In the package were author copies of Tales of the Darkworld Volume Two. As a thank you to all the commenters who come here every week, I’ve decided that one of you shall win a copy of this beautiful book! Leave your comments and let me know what you think of Colin and Corey’s amusing exchange. In return, I’ll enter you in a drawing for a chance to win a print copy of Tales-Two which includes Sunstroked, Corey’s story.

To visit the other Six Sunday participants, click HERE. Happy Sunday!

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30 Responses to Six Sentence Sunday 41

  1. Ha! Sounds like that ship has sailed. Poor guy. I almost feel sorry for him. 😉

  2. Lol! This is getting good!

  3. Ha! That was very cute dialogue between the two of them… though I think you broke my brain a little trying to imagine vampire+dragon…

  4. Lex says:

    Thank you all for commenting! I appreciate you all coming by each week. Rott has picked a number out of the hat and it belongs to…Xakara! Congrats!

  5. Piper says:

    Great six! I love the googley eyed phrase. As usual you’re awesome!

  6. Stacey Kennedy says:

    “I’m not googly eyed, Corey. I’m just horny.” — I LOVE LOVE LOVE this!! So awesome!! 🙂

  7. Jay Di Meo says:

    Funny and well written. Great six.

  8. Lindsay says:

    Classic last line. So purrfect

  9. Eliza Gayle says:

    I would totally go googly eyed for a dragon. 😉

  10. Tina M. P. says:

    Oh, how I love seeing a man be brought to his knees in the most wonderful way. The characters seem to flow with the dialogue and with just the 6 you create intrigue in the reader to want to know more. I love it, Lex. Keep up the wonderful work.
    Take care.
    Tina

  11. Gabrielle says:

    I adore Cory and just about everything that he says brings a smile to me.

    Gabrielle Lee
    meingee@yahoo.com

  12. Barb says:

    love the interaction! 🙂
    Great six

  13. Gem Sivad says:

    😀 No matter how you say it, the boy’s got it bad!

  14. susan leech says:

    Well the 6 lines sure show true feelings and they were expressed quite well. I am just joining the fun but looking forward to seeing much more in future. Hope I can be entered for the book drawing as well. susan Leech garysue@dejazzd.com

  15. Sandra Bunino says:

    Great dialogue, Lex. sensational six!

  16. Eleri Stone says:

    lol. Nice dialogue : )

  17. Zee Monodee says:

    Love their interaction – it flows marvellously. 🙂

  18. Sarah Grimm says:

    Wonderful exchange! I love it!

  19. Alix says:

    Fantastic dynamic. I loved it.

  20. LOL! Very cute exchange. Poh- tah-toe, pa-tat-toh.

  21. Lisa Fox says:

    Lol! These two obviously have a great working relationship!

  22. Liz says:

    Love a character who is self-aware – horny indeed!!!

  23. angie says:

    great pic,the dialogue was great

  24. Great wordplay between these two characters! 🙂

  25. LMAO> Great job. Love the dialogue