Title: Utterly Knowing
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A/N: These drabbles won't always be in strict chronological order.
A/N 2: Yes, I have started these again, but I won't be posting them regularly like I was doing the last two batches. Just a fair warning.
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She ended up hiring Rose straight out of Hogwarts. Pansy had had the thought already, of course. It was the perfect move to get more of the family on her side.
But, it was the girl who came to her.
Rose who came to Viperidae within business hours in a perfectly coordinated business suit looking sleek, professional, and adult – her thick mane of bright red hair tastefully controlled. Rose who had her resume with her NEWT and OWL scores as well as an art portfolio with sketches at the ready. Rose who conducted the entire interview without implying familiarity at all, without seeking special treatment.So, Weasley
, Pansy thought with a pained internal sigh.
But, as she was leaving the office, the girl turned slightly, steady and comfortable in her stiletto heels and gave Pansy a small subtle smile that was utterly knowing.
Rose who said, “Oh, and please give Uncle Percy my regards. I’m sorry you missed V’s New Year party. Perhaps
you’ll decide to come this year.”
Then she left.
Pansy stared at the empty doorway for a second. Weasley, yes. But, oh, this one was a Slytherin. Knew that she was qualified but was also exquisitely aware of how Pansy saw her – as another possible ally on her side. Another in to that family.
The girl was like Narcissa, but with red hair and morals.
How could she not