Sixpence and Rye and a Snake in a Pie: A Fractured Nursery Rhyme by Jeff Chapman
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Language: English. Published on May 27, 2013. Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories.
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Fawkes the cook has had enough of Mr. Stuart's insults. And now Stuart's son is making advances on the maid, Fawkes' daughter. How much abuse can a good cook take? When it appears that a better position is within his grasp, Fawkes plots revenge, but even the best cooks can make a mistake, and snakes don't ask questions before they bite.