Louis loved the ladies of the ballet; he never missed a performance during the season.

And the ladies of the ballet, well they love Louis too.

A fat little man with a wisp of hair, he was nothing to look at.

Ah, but he was rich, and all the ladies en pointe knew that was the point.

Louis was generous, expecting nothing in return but companionship and some flirting.

For he was also wise, and knew his limits.

Each week, the lovely and talented Ivy Walker hosts a link-up challenging writers to spin a tale in six sentences – no more, no less. Click on the link right here to find out more and link your own post. While you’re there, click on the blue frog button to find more stories from some wonderful storytellers.

This week’s prompt was point.