The Phone CallThe Phone Call by BeatchBall
Batman is the property of Detective Comics. I am in no way affiliated with them. I am only a fan who wants to show my love and appreciation for their characters.
Wayne Manor seemed unnaturally quiet as Alfred Pennyworth made his final rounds through the empty building. Most of the servants had been sent home already, except a few kitchen staff that were still clean the dishes. Most of the lights were out in the old mansion which gave it a "haunted mansion" like feel to it.
Alfred checked his grandfather's pocket watch. 9:32. The movie would be over by now. Soon, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne would return from the cinema with young Master Bruce. They had gone a matter of hours ago to take Bruce to see that new movie Bruce wanted to see. The Mark of Zorro.
Alfred smiled. The thought of the young Master Wayne charging through the halls of the Manor wearing a cape and mask, knocking paintings off their hooks, and carving pretend Zs into everything in sight, brought a smile to his face. Fa