A Giant Research Project (Crown Royale)(Woman to Giant Squid)A Giant Research Project (Crown Royale) by SketchySeraph
“Order up! Who here had the calamari?”
The call echoed in the small restaurant. The chef was about to repeat himself before a sharply dressed man walked up to the counter, followed by a bespectacled brunette. “That’d be me.” He flashed the server a smile and slipped him a $20. “Keep the change.”
“Domo arigato!” The man waved, unable to keep his Brooklyn accent from his Japanese.
Mark laughed to himself, opening his fresh container of takeout. “You sure you don’t want any?” He asked the woman beside him as they stepped outside. Doctor Victoria Marcus kept herself in good shape, a trim blonde who didn’t look like she had been out in the field for the past twenty-odd years.
She waved, looking slightly green. As a marine biologist, she refused to eat any fish. Something about keeping her work off of her plate. Mark didn