Characters: Michael, Westmoreland (Gen)
Prompt: #16, "Red"
Summary: With Michael, hardly anything is as simple as it seems.
Author's Notes: Happy belated birthday to ms_genevieve, who wanted Michael and Westmoreland and checkers. I hope this hits the spot. :)
Also for writers_choice ("Appearances are deceiving").
Westmoreland was the piece in the puzzle Michael had thought would be the easiest to put in place...