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  1. Public Bookmark 15

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    “Do you wish to speak, sir?”

    “I said a service with him last night. Just the two of us.”

    A missing scene from episode 9.

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    26 Dec 2020

  2. Public Bookmark 21

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    Or, some meta in which many words are spent on Early Victorian bathing, shaving, skincare, and lube.

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    26 Dec 2020

    Bookmarker's Notes

    literally invaluable reference

  3. Public Bookmark 34

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    “There is barely a ribbon or a feather or a scrap of silk left this side of Exeter.”

    “No woman under thirty is left unmoved,” Tom said, grinning around the stem of his pipe.

    “Even our Essie is taken up with the idea!” Esther’s dark eyes were dancing in the firelight. “Though she is far too young to think of marrying at present — least of all to Mr James Fitzjames.”

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    15 Nov 2020

    Bookmarker's Notes

    i live in space now

  4. Public Bookmark 33

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    England is a dream, emerging from the thinning mist; unreal.

    England is on this limping frigate; one of the last to leave. Men in blankets, wrapped in tarps, the sweat of waking nightmares oily in their hair.

    James keeps England in the pocket of his greatcoat, tucked against his heart.

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    02 Oct 2020

    Bookmarker's Notes

    time 2 die

  5. Public Bookmark 15

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    Francis swirled the last dregs in his glass and peered into its depths. Some kind of grim satisfaction had come over him. “I’ll tell you what you want to hear,” he said. “For a certain price.” It was foolhardy beyond measure. Damning, even.

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    15 Sep 2020

    Bookmarker's Notes

    FLAMES ON THE SIDES OF MY FACE