Courfeyrac and Enjolras, 40?


40. Things you interrupted me to say

“You’re wearing that.  You’re really wearing–”

“Well, of course; you can’t believe I’d show up in–”

“But it’s–never mind–”

“No, Enjolras, what were you going to say?  I’d love to hear your thoughts on what is fashionable, since you clearly devote so much–”

“I said never mind, I’m not–”

“What?  Do you have a lecture for me on the seriousness of our glorious cause, and the solemnity with which we should all–”

“No, it’s not that!  I just–”

“Because listen, if you want to get into a discussion over whether there is room for joy in the revolution, please, make my day, I have literally hours worth of speeches and arguments that I’m just dying to pull out, and we can–”

It’s so bright!  It’ll make you–”

“A clown?  A laughing–”

“A target.”