The Chinese government aren't usually my favourite people - especially since they banned yangchencen, who is one of my favourite people, from accessing LiveJournal - but I must admit I've been impressed by their response to the earthquake disaster. It rather puts GWB's response to Katrina to shame - and it totally and utterly puts to shame the appalling gang of brutal kleptocrats who could loosely be termed the 'government' of Burma/Myanmar.
Enough of serious matters. Here is an extremely stupid drabble (not specifically a birthday fic). S6 immediately after ‘Once More With Feeling’. 100 words, rating G.
The Watcher’s Dairies
The demon had appeared in Sunnydale at the same time as Sweet; a coincidence, it seemed, for it continued its rampage of destruction after the musical demon had departed. Giles spotted it in the warehouse district and pursued it until it fled into a building. Giles followed. In the dark he didn’t realize where he was until he detected a smell of cheese and then stumbled into a tank of liquid by-products.
An inner door opened and the lights went on. “What are you doing?” demanded the cheese-maker.
Giles looked down at the knee-deep liquid. “I’m standing in your whey.”