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  1. Rec 20

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    In 9:12 Dragon Age, a cholera outbreak in the Free Marches seems of minor concern to Maric and Ferelden, until the illness crosses the sea and begins killing people in Gwaren. In the aftermath of their losses, Maric and Loghain look to each other for understanding, redemption, and solace.

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    12 Aug 2018

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    Loghain shook his head, his hand still over his eyes. “Don’t look at me like that,” he said, his voice gruff, “you don’t have to humor me.”

    (This is it this is the One True Maric/Loghain thing)

  2. Public Bookmark 5

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    Veiled half-truths are the chosen habitat of the spy; Anthony Blunt's reticence was natural, and of far earlier date.

    (Or, five things Anthony Blunt never said and one thing that he did say.)

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    28 Sep 2012

  3. Public Bookmark 3

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    Tom and Julian, walking.

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    18 Apr 2012

  4. Rec 18

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    "I'm going to be a boy when we get to Brundisium."

    "Oh," Lucius said, thinking for a moment. "Father won't like that."

    "Father can go suck an egg," she replied under her breath. "It'll be better this way."

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    28 Dec 2011

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    "No." Her jaw was set, stubborn. "I've made up my mind. When we get there, I'm going to be a boy."

  5. Rec 6

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    Zelikman had arrived at Tergeste in a blue mood, and it had slipped rapidly downwards to a black one.

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    28 Dec 2011

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    "The vagaries of luck are indeed frightening," said Zelikman, but he sounded pleased, which was quite an art since he also sounded, as always, like the sour effluence of a barbarian grandmother.

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