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  1. Public Bookmark 6

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    According to Greek Mythology, humans were originally created with four arms, four legs and a head with two faces. Fearing their power, Zeus split them into two separate beings, condemning them to spend their lives in search of their other halves.

    (Plato, "The Symposium")

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    01 Apr 2020

  2. Public Bookmark 20

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    Lightbulbs flash, journalists shout – she’s blinded and deafened all at once. She reaches out towards the man next to her and everything focuses when she feels the warmth of his hand in hers.

    Modern Royalty AU.

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    31 Mar 2020

  3. Public Bookmark 22

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    “I can live without a crown,” she says, “but I cannot live without love ... without you.”

    Episode 3: Brocket Hall Fix-It.

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    30 Mar 2020

  4. Public Bookmark 3

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    It's Christmas of 1839 and William Lamb, 2nd Viscount of Melbourne, is not feeling very festive in London. He longs for the simple pleasures of Brocket Hall - the peace and quiet of the snow-covered countryside, a hot bath, some wine... and who knows what else the holiday season might bring?

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    30 Mar 2020

  5. Public Bookmark 21

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    Victoria must cut off all ties with her oldest friend, her ally - her once love - Lord Melbourne. They have one final month. Things remain unsaid, feelings remain untouched. But, once they are living on borrowed time, the smallest things become pearls. Their feelings become more urgent. Their lives are drawn together.

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    29 Mar 2020