18 Works in Desdemona (Othello)

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    '...But perchance it was not that at all. No, perhaps it was his eyes, his deeply shadowed, astonishingly pale eyes, that touched the place within her where no one had dared venture before, for fear of the diabolism that lay therein. Like chips of January ice, cutting and raw, they snapped up to meet her own too suddenly for comfort, narrowing briefly into invisibility before widening once more, baring to her unexpectedly ravenous soul a stunning acuity and choking, yet liberating fire. O, that fire, that bright and baleful gleam! It was one she knew well, too well: one she saw reflected within herself every moment. It was a fire of ambition: ruthless ambition, and passion, and an inherent danger that set some girlishly ignominious part of her soul, that she had thought lay dormant in her aspish breast, to blazing, alight with the searing black glow of glorious villainy....'

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    English
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    9/?
    Comments:
    2
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    He asked, and she didn't have a choice.

    Series
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    English
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    229
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    1/1
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    2
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    "We know who we are but not what we may be." - Ophelia

    So there's this support group for tragically dead Shakespearean women that Ophelia stumbles into which is also band practice. For theaternerd.

    Language:
    English
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    3,223
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Comments:
    3
    Kudos:
    9
    Bookmarks:
    1
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    63
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    It is not wickedness. It is not jealousy. It is not desire, or hatred, or any of that. It is only love. Simple as that.

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    English
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    1,090
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Comments:
    2
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    5
    Bookmarks:
    1
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    273
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    Desdemona thinks about what her decision to marry Othello may cost her.

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    English
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    123
    Chapters:
    1/1
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    1
    Comments:
    2
    Kudos:
    6
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    153
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    In the Winter, the Fae slept beneath the hill. In the Spring, they lived in the flowers. In the Summer heat, they argued on the hill. In the Autumn, they scratched the sky.

    Betwixt and between, they played games in mortal's business and mortal loves.

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    English
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    2,521
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Collections:
    1
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    22
    Kudos:
    33
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    587
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    Emilia and Desdemona talk about life and love.

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    English
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    1,222
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Collections:
    1
    Comments:
    15
    Kudos:
    16
    Bookmarks:
    2
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    189
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    Kinky Iago/Emilia BDSM fic with some other stuff thrown in. Questionable consent content due to manipulation and blackmail-y power games.

    Set somewhere immediately after the end of Act III, Scene 3.

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    English
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    2,626
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Collections:
    1
    Comments:
    8
    Kudos:
    9
    Bookmarks:
    2
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    244
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    The only witchcraft he has used.

    Language:
    English
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    100
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Collections:
    1
    Comments:
    2
    Kudos:
    9
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    92
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    Othello truly is a story about jealousy, but seeing it only as that is binding. Othello should be seen as a play with many smaller themes factoring in, but the most prominent theme: Love.

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    English
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    1,160
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Comments:
    4
    Kudos:
    4
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    425
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    The chain rattling, to his extreme and thrilled surprise, only raises in volume after that.

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    English
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    1,513
    Chapters:
    10/10
    Comments:
    1
    Kudos:
    28
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    852
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    An analysis of Othello, focusing on the central theme of betrayal.

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    1/1
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    8
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    1
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    310
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    Had this letter been delivered, the play might easily have turned into "Much Ado About Nothing," but instead we are left with a "strange truth" and a "monstrous act."

    Language:
    English
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    429
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Comments:
    1
    Kudos:
    6
    Bookmarks:
    1
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    249
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    Iago, in his envy, covets that which Othello holds most dear.

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    English
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    795
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    1/1
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    4
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    284
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    Emilia watches Desdemona, and wishes she could protect her.

    Language:
    English
    Words:
    216
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Collections:
    1
    Comments:
    3
    Kudos:
    11
    Bookmarks:
    2
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    385
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    Emilia and Desdemona have differing opinions on the characteristics of a good husband.

    Language:
    English
    Words:
    640
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Collections:
    1
    Comments:
    3
    Kudos:
    8
    Bookmarks:
    2
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    405
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    Revenge is a dish best served hot.

    Language:
    English
    Words:
    134
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Comments:
    1
    Kudos:
    31
    Bookmarks:
    1
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    835
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    Language:
    English
    Words:
    3,412
    Chapters:
    1/1
    Kudos:
    1
    Bookmarks:
    1
    Hits:
    238

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