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    In a WORLD where fictional characters from one universe are always popping round to borrow a cup of sugar from those in another....

    A host of ill-assorted characters meet, talk, and find unexpected things in common

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    Dorothea Wimsey - Lady St George is becoming a successful author of adventurous historical romances - or romantic historical adventures, depending on your point of view. She uses her maiden name as a pen name, but this has done little to mollify the Duchess of Denver.

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    5/?
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    This it the first part of a story I originally posted elsewhere as Pieces. That narrated events in chronological order. I decided to see if the story works better split into three connected sections not with every scene strictly chronological. If any reader has had the patience read the both versions, I would love to know which structure you prefer.
    In 1945, Dorothea's work at Bletchley Park has finished. She is wondering what happens next, but she isn't the only one.

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    12/?
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    The story starts in June 1940. Jerry Wimsey goes to a dance and meets Dorothea Callum.

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    8/8
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    5
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    3
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    70
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    Set between September 1938 and just before the Dunkirk evacuations in 1940. Some overlap with "September", "Letters and Amazons", and "Fishing" by Calluna Felix. Dorothy L Sayers characters have only cameo roles and walk-ons.

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    24/24
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    6
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    3
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    Mainly in the form of letters to, from and about the Amazon pirates between August 1938 and August 1939.

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    4/4
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    Set spring/ summer 1938. With war increasingly likely, the Admiralty need updated charts of the Baltic Sea. Amateur yachtsmen and women are discretely asked to help with this, under the guise of leisurely pleasure cruising. The Swallow, Amazons and Callums are among them. Naval Lieutenant John Walker has been asked to do a little more than that and Nancy inevitably gets involved the task.
    Involves danger and some (not graphic) violence in a few chapters. A warning will be put at the start of any chapter with a fight.

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    34/?
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    5
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    2
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    152
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    2/2
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    The Harlequin encounters a bird who lends him wings at a critical moment.

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    1/1
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    16
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    34
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    1
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    From "Gaudy Night" and "Busman's honeymoon" - description of Harriet's and Peter's night and day after their engagement.

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    1/1
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    London: September 1937 Aunt Helen asks Nancy to do something for her. Nancy isn’t always as confident as she seems. Susan, Dorothea and Dick are prepared to back her up. Swallows and Amazons Cross- over with Thrones, Dominations by Dorothy L. Sayers and Jill Paton Walsh. (Lord Peter Wimsey). A little bit of frivolity.

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    1/1
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    3
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    There's something nasty in the cellar of Talboys. Again.

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    1/1
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    2
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    10
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    Given time and experience (and an able manservant) he'll be immaculate, no doubt, but just now he has hair a little too long and coat sleeves a fraction too short as though they were designed with someone else entirely in mind. It's just different enough to be interesting, to set the mind whirling with stories, and a musician is only half songs. The remaining is the legend that grows up around him.

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    1/1
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    It’s been three years since Lord Peter Wimsey met Sherlock Holmes. Since then Peter has done a touch of amateur sleuthing, Mycroft has put him out to pasture, Bunter has been ever-present, Sherlock has died and come back to life, and Harriet Vane has remained flirtatiously (he hoped) elusive.

    Lord Peter is bored.

    Why not investigate the tardiness of his morning paper?

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    8/8
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    12
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    25
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    1
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    When Lord Peter Wimsey accompanies his wife to a Swiss ski resort in order to research the setting for her next detective novel, it isn't long before he finds himself investigating a mystery of his own. How has a British tourist vanished from a gondola ski lift - and why are the young woman's parents reluctant to involve the police?

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    English
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    1/1
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    8
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    30
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    4
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    "The siren call of old habits. How very like Uncle Rudy – though, in many ways, cross-dressing would have been a wiser path for you." - Mycroft Holmes, His Last Vow.

    In which Uncle Rudy's exploits in Oxford lead to an important encounter.

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    English
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    446
    Chapters:
    1/1
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    12
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    32
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    2
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    404
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    Whilst awaiting the retrial, Harriet has a daily visitor.

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    Requited love poses some difficulties. Missing scenes from the end of Gaudy Night through to the end of Busman's Honeymoon.

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    3/?
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    1
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    Bunter has an unusual evening off.

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    5
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    9
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    By the time my twenty-first birthday rolled around he was married...

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    English
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    100
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    1/1
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    1
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    15
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    1
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