Title: The Holiday Punch
Characters: Giles, Buffy
Setting: After Giles returns in Bring on the Night in season 7
Word Count: 100
Prompt: Strange Brew
Disclaimer: Just playing in Joss' sandbox.
“Erm, Buffy?” Giles interrupted tentatively as she spoke with the new potentials. “I, uh, don’t mean to alarm you, but there’s a… strange brew… fogging up the buffet table,” he informed her as he pointed to the pale green concoction in the crystal punch bowl. “You did tell Anya this was a Christmas party, yes?”
Buffy rolled her eyes. “You’ve lived in the good ol’ USA for how long and have never had lime sherbet punch?”
She ladled him a cup of the green potion and he recoiled in horror, shaking his head.
“I’ll, uh, pass on the swamp water.”