Characters: Firiel and Eldarion.
For the Transactions Challenge; Buy.
Disclaimer: The characters in this story do not belong to me, but are being used for amusement only, and all rights remain with the estate of JRR Tolkien.
Time, I think, to go back to Prince Eldarion's school room.
Eldarion was looking sadly at the page of numbers.
They were not very big numbers. He knew that he could add any two of them together quite well. But this was taking away…
“Come on,” said Firiel suddenly. “We will go shopping!”
Soon, guard in tow, they were in the market.
“Here are twelve pennies. If you buy Nana a ribbon for four pennies will you have enough to buy toffee for Ada?”
Carefully Eldarion put four on one side, looked at the ticket on the toffee and then at the coins.
“Yes,” he decided. “And some for me, too!”