‘Ponine sat at the bar long after everyone had left, drinking from a bottle of wine she had found. Her lashes were wet from tears which the bottle of wine had stopped. She had been beaten by her father then to top it off had to deliver a letter to Cosette from Marius again. She heard the thud of a door and whipped her head round, her brown eyes met Grantaires. “Oh.. Hello Monsieur..” she flashed him a faint smile.