Title: Whatever Happened To Romance?

Word Count: 100

Characters: Richard Castle

Rating: K

Summary: Drabble. Rick has always considered himself a romantic kinda guy. Prompt: Romance.

Disclaimer - Not mine, not making any money.

Rick pondered his mother's advice. Did women really not appreciate romantic gestures as much as men thought? As much as he thought? Surely women complained all the time that men were unromantic? So where was the line drawn between genuinely romantic and overblown? How was a man supposed to know? Most importantly, where would Beckett draw that line and how would he know? He thought he had grown to know her pretty well, but he had not foreseen the complication of Demming, who already seemed on her wavelength when it came to romance. Chinese? In the precinct? With a candle?