Rating-Strong R for language
Summary-Josh/Donna, Mandy has some surprises in store for Donna
Disclaimers-These are not my characters and I am making no money off of them.
Ratings-strong R for language
Spoilers-all Mandy episodes
"What the HELL do you mean? Have you lost your FUCKING mind?" Donna screamed
The senior staff stopped in their tracks when they heard Donna yells those words
"I hope that wasn't someone important." Toby groused before heading to
"I'd hate to get on her bad side." Sam commented and headed for his own
Josh decided that he needed to talk to her and find out what was going on
"Donna, my office." Josh said.
"What did you need?" Donna asked.
"Why don't you tell me what that little display on the phone was." Josh said.
"It's nothing." Donna brushed him off.
"I beg to differ when the entire bullpen heard you scream the 'F' word
"My brother is getting married to Mandy Hampton." Donna hung her head.
Josh let the words permeate his brain before speaking again.
"Oh my God. She's gonna be your sister-in-law." Josh burst out laughing.
"It's not that funny." Donna gave him a dirty look.
"Yes, it is. This I have to share." Josh bounced out of his office and down
"Guys, get this. Donna's brother is getting married to Mandy." Josh
"Mandy Hampton?" Toby asked with a look of shock on his face.
"Yeah, isn't it funny?" Josh laughed.
"No, it really isn't." Sam said and gave Donna a look of sympathy.
No one noticed Donna slip out of the office and into the restroom where she sat
After a few minutes, she heard the door open.
"Donna?" Ginger asked.
"What?" Donna asked as she wiped the tears from her face.
"The guys are kinda worried about you and sent me in to make sure that you're
"I'm fine." Donna said.
"I heard about your brother and Mandy." Ginger said.
"I kinda figured everyone's heard about it by now. Josh was pretty loud about
"Why are you so upset? I know you and Mandy didn't get along that well, but
"Mandy hated me. She always rubbed it in that I wasn't good enough or smart
"Oh god. Did you tell anyone?" Ginger asked after getting over the initial
"No, she was already on her way out." Donna said.
"You have to tell someone. What she did was commit assault." Ginger told
"No, I don't and neither are you. I want it to go away. That's a time in
"What about your brother?" Ginger asked.
"I'm not gonna go to the wedding or even recognize the marriage." Donna
"What does your family think?" Ginger asked, gently.
"My family adores her." Donna said with a look of despair on her face.
"Ouch. Do they know your connection to Mandy?" Ginger put her arm around
"Tell me about it. Yeah, they know. They also know about all the lies she's
"Have you talked to your mother? What are you gonna do about Josh?" Ginger
"My mother only calls to yell and bother me when Mandy says something about
"Donna, isn't this weekend the wedding?" Josh asked with a smirky smile.
"Yeah." Donna brushed him off and got back to highlighting files.
"Are you going?" Josh asked, flipping through a file.
"No." Donna said.
"Why not?" Josh asked.
"Let's see...I wasn't invited to the wedding to start with and I
"Okay, but you're gonna have to deal with her eventually." Josh commented.
"No, I won't." Donna said with conviction.
"What happened to make you guys enemies?" Josh asked.
"A lot happened, Josh. There's a whole lot you don't know about."
"Tell me." Josh demanded.
"I don't want to talk about it here at work. Why don't you come over to
"That's fine with me. Say about 7ish?" Josh asked.
"Yeah, I'll see you at 7 then." Donna turned and walked back to her desk.
Josh sat in his office and thought about things. He was finally glad that Donna