"Are you okay?"
Sophie nodded slowly.
"Thank you for your help, Mr House. I apologize for displaying such disgrace scene."
Sophie smiled and then politely curtsy.
Michael House is current CEO of Mecha, subsidiary of leading company in mechanical and industry, Watt House. Mecha became the talk of the town when they signed up MoU with all hotel and leisure sectors within five years after they commenced.
Though is doesn't sound tremendously wow like how Stellar or EDEM dominated in the business industry, but it is still remarkable for a 26 years old CEO to monopoly the hotel and leisure sectors.
Michael was shocked at first when he heard his name from Sophie's lips. It took him a while before he give a friendliness smile.
"You're Sophie Shane."
Michael uttered in confidence and Sophie affirmatively nod in reply.
"How do you know who I am?"
"Your cufflinks gave you away."
Sophie replied with a smirk on her face. Michael held his hand up and turn his sleeve close to him. He check his cufflinks in detail but found nothing out of order.
"The Qillin detail on your cufflinks."
Sophie saw Michael puzzled face, she briefly explained. Qilin symbolized good omen, prosperity and protection. Though it was not officially dictates in government gazette, Qillin are commonly symbolized the royalty. The House clan were connected to the royalty as their ancestors were maternal family of the deceased Empress Dowager.
Listening to Sophie's explanation made Michael admired the brainy beauty in front of him,
"He really doesn't deserve you. You should reconsidered your engagement."
But before Sophie could reply to Michael, an icy cold tone called her name. Sophie turned her head to the side, smiled as she noticed her brother walking in closer to them. But her smiled beamed even brighter when she noticed John followed behind him.
'Good job brother! Two thumbs up!' ٩(๑･ิᴗ･ิ)۶
When Vincent and John arrived to where Sophie and Michael were standing, Sophie immediately introduced them to him.
Introducing Michael to Vincent should be a good backup plan for future in case it backfires. Little that she knows that introducing Michael to John helping the twins in solving the Edwards's tragedy.
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