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  1. Public Bookmark 9

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    Oilskin packet of loose pages from the Captain’s Log of HMS Terror, acquired from the personal collection of Doctor Algernon Moss. Retroactively co-filed with Case #9302706 upon cross-referencing with the statement of Percy Fawcett given in 1930.

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    21 Feb 2021

  2. Public Bookmark 10

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    This is where the dragons lie.

    25th April, 1848
    Her Majesty's Dragons Terror and Erebus abandoned aerial travel on the 22nd April, 5 leagues NNW of this, having been beset with medical complaints rendering manned flight impossible since 12th Sept 1846. The officers and crews consisting of 50 souls under the command of Captain F. R. M. Crozier landed here — in Lat. 69°37’42’’ Long. 98°41’.

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    27 Jan 2021

  3. Public Bookmark 7

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    Francis sees him, first, amongst the gnarled branches of a hawthorn: a beautiful stranger, leaning against its trunk with one hand playing amongst the haws-laden boughs.

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    28 Nov 2020

  4. Public Bookmark 39

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    What was it that Fitzjames had that Francis didn’t that so endeared him to Franklin? Everything, clearly, Francis’ stomach curdling. Fitzjames was English. He was elegant, witty, charming. Francis’ tongue involuntarily touched his teeth, feeling the little gap, as opposed to Fitzjames’ handsome, mostly even smile.

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    After the confrontation in the wardroom, Captain Crozier and Commander Fitzjames have it out, in more ways that one. But self-loathing and infatuation do not mix well, particularly in the Arctic.

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    14 Oct 2020

  5. Public Bookmark 10

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    “Where will you go, Francis?” James says. “When we’ve returned home?”

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    04 Oct 2020