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  1. Rec 8

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    24 Jun 2015

  2. Public Bookmark 6

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    Five times Alec or Maurice said no, and one time they said yes.

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    22 Jun 2015

  3. Public Bookmark 2

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    An adapted version of Alec and Maurice's first time at Pendersleigh.

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    22 Jun 2015

  4. Public Bookmark 1

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    21 Jun 2015

  5. Rec 29

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    The Russet Room, Pendersleigh Park, Wiltshire, night of 13–14 August 1913.

    'It seems rather strange.' Words that had seemed to refer to Scudder’s plan to emigrate to the Argentine suddenly took on a new meaning, like a secret code that Maurice had failed to crack until now. Yes, it was strange – and uncanny: this inadmissable, overpowering attraction between them; Scudder suddenly in Maurice’s bed; the strange alchemy of their bodies together.

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    17 Jun 2015

    Bookmarker's Notes

    A beautifully explicit, yet somehow period-appropriate, fill for the fade-out when Alec spends that first night with Maurice.

  6. Public Bookmark 5

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    In which John met one of Lestrade’s friends, and Sherlock wouldn’t stop making snide remarks.

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    8 Jun 2015

  7. Public Bookmark 3

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    28 May 2015

  8. Public Bookmark 6

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    Maurice has come to Alec at the boathouse, then visited Clive to tell him about Alec and to achieve closure on their own relationship. Afterwards, he returns to Alec.

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    26 May 2015

  9. Public Bookmark 6

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    According to Forster's notes on 'Maurice', epilogues are for Tolstoy. But Forster did write an epilogue for 'Maurice', although he later scrapped it. This is another attempt to imagine a future for the novel's three central figures.

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    25 May 2015

  10. Public Bookmark 8

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    “I asked you to be here with me, and you never came. And before we’re gone, I will have you here.” Or: wherein they totally did it in the boathouse after all.

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    23 May 2015

  11. Public Bookmark 29

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    The Russet Room, Pendersleigh Park, Wiltshire, night of 13–14 August 1913.

    'It seems rather strange.' Words that had seemed to refer to Scudder’s plan to emigrate to the Argentine suddenly took on a new meaning, like a secret code that Maurice had failed to crack until now. Yes, it was strange – and uncanny: this inadmissable, overpowering attraction between them; Scudder suddenly in Maurice’s bed; the strange alchemy of their bodies together.

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    23 May 2015

  12. Public Bookmark 5

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    In which John met one of Lestrade’s friends, and Sherlock wouldn’t stop making snide remarks.

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    2 May 2015

  13. Public Bookmark 5

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    What?” Alec stared at him, and the hand he had still on Maurice’s arm tightened painfully. “Tell Mr Durham, are you mad?”

    A conversation in the boathouse before Maurice’s last confrontation with Clive.

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    2 May 2015

  14. Rec 17

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    It wasn't like he doubted Alec's feelings, not truly. Sometimes, though – like now, when the whole world was already in turmoil and devotion of any kind too risky a gamble – he wasn't certain that he could be certain of anything.

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    27 Apr 2015

  15. Rec 15

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    **Chapter 2 now posted.**

     

     

    ‘Stop with me ... Sleep the night with me. I know a place’ (Maurice, Chapter 43).

    An ongoing work in progress exploring Maurice and Alec’s complex, turbulent night together at a London hotel following their crisis at the British Museum, 25–26 August 1913, Bloomsbury, London WC1. Chapters 1 and 2 can be read as standalones.

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    27 Apr 2015

  16. Rec 29

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    The Russet Room, Pendersleigh Park, Wiltshire, night of 13–14 August 1913.

    'It seems rather strange.' Words that had seemed to refer to Scudder’s plan to emigrate to the Argentine suddenly took on a new meaning, like a secret code that Maurice had failed to crack until now. Yes, it was strange – and uncanny: this inadmissable, overpowering attraction between them; Scudder suddenly in Maurice’s bed; the strange alchemy of their bodies together.

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    Chapters:
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    Comments:
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    27 Apr 2015

  17. Public Bookmark 1

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    Re-telling of the Alec/Maurice ship, all from the perspective of vivacious Alec. I feel that although he is a fully fleshed-out character, Alec remains a little mysterious despite the obviousness of his feelings which toss him headlong into his impulsive actions. I wanted to explore his inner thought process and to be honest I took this to the n'th level, stream-of-consciousness style. Sure to be full of inaccuracies and wild tangents, but for the day that's in it! There'll be heaps of chapters. Oh God will there ever.

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    20 Apr 2015

  18. Public Bookmark 6

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    Five times Alec or Maurice said no, and one time they said yes.

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    15 Apr 2015

  19. Public Bookmark 7

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    Alec and Maurice on Christmas Day several years on. Book is canon, as ever, although there is a certain nod to the film, can you spot it? (Thanks to sweet_fallacy for the idea)

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    2 Apr 2015

  20. Rec 5

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    In which John met one of Lestrade’s friends, and Sherlock wouldn’t stop making snide remarks.

    Language:
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    297

    1 Apr 2015

    Bookmarker's Notes

    I just love the idea behind this, that Sherlock-the-story is part of Alec's happily-ever-after.

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