“Don’t you dare come any closer.”
Matthew scowled, eyeing the knife Jake brandished with annoyance, “Be reasonable, you can’t hog the place.”
“Reasonable,” Jake’s voice was a shriek, “I saw what you did to Judy.”
At the condemning announcement Matthew stilled, “Did you now? Well, it is survival of the fittest.”
“You’re insane, get out of here.”
As the other departed with a huff Jake sighed reaching into the cupboard. Maybe he couldn’t beat Matthew but he could certainly dish out a handicap.
Liberally he added the laxatives to the melted chocolate, “All’s fair in love and cooking, hey Matt.”