Challenge: Papaya #13: Take That!
Word Count: 100
Summary: Kse isn't a woman who takes being flirted with lightly.
Notes: Set at least ten years before the last prompt! 'Ksuyshenka' is the Russian diminutive of the name 'Ksenia'. And I have no idea where this came from...
The hallway echoed with the sound of their footsteps. They sounded like a legion on the move. "C'mon Kse - I can call you Kse, can't I? - we could work together."
"It's Ms. Alesandrej to you. And no." She hefted the gun in her right hand and wondered what he'd do if she shot him.
He shrugged his broad shoulders and smiled a smile he clearly knew to be boyish and charming. She hated him even more. "Ksuyshenka, then?"
The discharge sounded like a cannon. She grinned and left him yelling his anger and gripping the spreading stain on his sleeve.