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    Fics written for the Purimgifts 2019 exchange

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  1. Public Bookmark 65

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    He's a jaded socialite who moonlights as a civilian informer for the secret police. He's a solid, desk-bound officer with a passion for following orders and chasing skirt. Together, they fight crime the free press!

    AU splitting off between Diplomatic Immunity and the upcoming Captain Vorpatril's Alliance.

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  2. Public Bookmark 4

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    The missing episode between the Chapters 6th and 7th of the "Shards of Honor".
    The Barrayar invasion fleet marched off towards Escobar. The Emperor appointed Lieutenant Illyan to look after Aral Vorkosigan as his personal spy - or a personal bodyguard, perhaps? Is it possible to find a common language for two persons so different: the disgraced ex-Admiral Vor Lord and the industrious Emperor's observer?

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    Illyan is assigned to watch Aral Vorkosigan during the Escobaran war. Soon he has to choose between his duty and his conscience, and the consequences rapidly get beyond him.

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  4. Public Bookmark 86

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    Tolkien once envisioned Middle-earth coming to an end in an apocalyptic final battle. Set in 2017 in Copenhagen and in Dallas and in Fargo, North Dakota, this is a story about Sauron, petroleum engineering, Morgoth, the surveillance state, the House of Fëanor, geopolitics, and Arda's final reckoning.

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    (as of ch 30)

  5. Public Bookmark 54

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    After too many absences, a poorly timed argument, and Valentine's Day, Carlos just wants Cecil to be happy.

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