Word of the Day Challenge: Anent
This is a new one, even for me. I have recently started playing Dungeons & Dragons, something I’ve wanted to do for years. This is part of the backstory that I came up with for my character. Expect to see a lot more of these in the future…
Anent – in regard to/concerning
Disclaimer: I don’t own anything to do with Dungeons & Dragons, but these characters are mine
I knocked on the door, hearing nothing on the other side. I was almost ready to give up and turn away when a voice sounded.
I took a deep breath, and pushed the door open. My father was sitting down in his seat behind his desk. He looked up at me expectantly as I closed the door behind me.
His brow furrowed. “Darvin?”
“Father… I am seeking information about something, and I believe you would be the best source of information.”
“If it’s about those music notes, I can’t really help you-”
I shook my head. “It’s not about the music notes.”
Father sat back in his chair. “Then what is it anent?”
I steeled myself, drawing myself up to my full height. I met his eyes.
“I want to know about my mother.”