Still loves Joltik, though!
Dave smirked to himself as the two bigwigs immediately turned on the bullshit. Ignatius, on the other hand, was reacting. That motherfucker, he had him--"Oh, very impressive," bluffed Eloise. Thaddeus nodded, and began to bullshit Dave about Grace University and how he definitely could see his way to funding a graduate of that fine college.
Ignatius' thin smile grew a little wider. He opened his beak to say something to Dave.
And then, suddenly, smoke and shouts and -- a cocky Floragato dramatically announcing her presence to absolutely everyone. So she had decided to waltz in here, for whatever the fuck this was meant to be. And in the process, disrupt the one person here doing something actually useful.
Fuck. He watched her warily, teeth clenched, claws digging into the floor.