~ Mingle with creme de la creme.

~ Confirm target.

~ Sample hors d' oeuvres.

~ Admire femme fatale in semi-naked Vera Wang creation with plunging neckline.

~ Listen to string quartet.

~ Soak in ambience.

~ Flirt with young stud.

~ Signal passing waitron.

~ Accept cocktail from young stud.

~ Strike a pose for camera.

~ Flash porcelain-veneer smile.

~ Laugh on cue.

~ Admire state-of-the-art tan.

~ Blend in with jet-setters.

~ Quick dance with older wanna-be-stud.

~ Return Derringer to clutch purse.

~ Remove red Manolo Blahniks from aching feet.

~ Slip away.


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  1. Ryan on January 27, 2012 at 7:49 pm

    That was great M! I like the humor with an undercurrent of suspense. Your image of the cool, efficient professional agent and your descriptive setting make this a fun read.

    • mish on January 28, 2012 at 2:33 pm

      I wanted the piece to be different – an actual list… 🙂 Thanks R!

  2. Sarah Pearson on January 28, 2012 at 2:18 pm

    This was fun, love the unexpected twist 🙂

    • mish on January 28, 2012 at 2:34 pm

      Thank you, Sarah. Creating the list was lots of fun, too… 🙂

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