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    Ginny Weasley had been afraid of death. So she left her ghost behind. Tom Riddle had been afraid of death. So he cut his soul into pieces.

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    “Hello Will.” The voice that is the narrator of his dreams, the man that is the keeper to his mind, the guardian of all his secrets opening the door and welcoming him inside to warm himself at his hearth. It is almost too much for Will to believe, he feels like a pagan worshipper meeting with his god in human form, out of his depth awaiting the trick that turns the juice from the pomegranate into blood dripping down his chin, consciousness taken from him as easily as fruit plucked from a tree.

    He walks in regardless of the swirl of thoughts in his brain, a quagmire of confusions that threatens to pull him down into its heavy, dark depths. Hannibal is the light that he can see if he tilts his head up just before drowning, the light that shines in his eyes and beckons him to kick his legs and fight. So he sits as he always does and takes the glass of thick, velvety red wine attempting not to taste pomegranates as he brings the liquid to his lips and swallows.

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    Nosferatu: A blood-drinking vampire—the illegitimate result of a coupling between two beings who were also illegitimately born—that retains the ability to have sexual relations with mortals or other nosferatu.

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    The holotape stopped, an abrupt click into silence, and he played it again, and again, and again, as he had for the longest time... Such a long time... He needed to hear her voice. Just one last time, he told himself, as the next time became the last, and the time after that, too.
    But he had to keep moving forward. And he did keep moving forward. Nora was gone - but Shaun... Shaun was still out there, and Nicholas would travel the entire wasteland if it meant finding him.
    He would do this, when all he wanted to do was leave the world behind him.

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    It’s a weird realisation when the thought comes to you that life continues outside of the story. That after your own personal fairytale finishes, your life continues. After the love story, after the wedding bells, it keeps going. Beyond your wedding night, beyond the kids, beyond the divorce. It never stops. Not until death do us part– if your life is the romance novel. Viktor’s life is not a romance novel. It’s not the love cliche he thought it once was.

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    There is a difference between being reckless and being brave.

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    Phil doesn't know what he wants to do with his life. He knows that he doesn't want to be where he is right now, but beyond that, he's lost. His whole world is falling apart around him and then, through the rubble and falling raindrops, he sees the tall brown-haired boy with a cigarette between his lips, lies, promises, hopes and dreams on his tongue, all overlain by alcohol and a never-ended dulled sadness. Phil puts his heart into the broken boy's hands and begs him not to break it.

    (In which Dan and Phil fall in love under the stars with raindrops cascading over their thin bodies.)

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    A brief analysis of the origins, fundamental thematic base, and iconography of the Post-9/11 Superhero movie.

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    It is not the movement of a car, boat, train or plane that gives me this dizzy, rushing feeling.

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    帰したくはない
    我が儘だね ナイトドライブ

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    When Newt was 15 years old, Leta returns from summer break with an engagement ring on her finger. “Abraxas Malfoy,” she tells him in a strange, hollow voice. Then she smiles, and he shivers at the emptiness behind her eyes, the lingering traces of bruises around her delicate mouth. “Father insisted.”

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    Humanity is a difficult thing to reckon with.

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    For as long as I can remember, the threat of storms has loomed over my head. The notion that everything you love and hold dear could be blown away in one night, sucked up and tossed about by a swirling funnel of destruction, is familiar to me.

     

    Occupational hazard of living in Oklahoma, I suppose.

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    It’s not like Even had never spent any substantial one-on-one time with Marianne before. He just wishes Isak had more faith in all three of them. And worried less. Also, so there would be no war or hunger in the world. Simple things.

    ***

    Can be read as a standalone. Part 1,Part 2.

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    He watches her from the corner of his over-bright eyes, and she tips their foreheads together until he has the strength to go on. “Love has a way of making it’s own rules, I suppose,” he finally decides, and voices a watery laugh.

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    There comes a time in history where a name is forgotten.

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    Professor Flint, Eighteenth Century Literature.
    Professor Vane, Postmodernist Literature.
    Head of Faculty, Professor Teach, Literary Criticism

    And one Urca de Literature research grant.

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    Newt’s a few hundred feet ahead of her, and even from this distance she can see that the harsh desert sun is already reddening his cheeks and nose. He, too, has shed layers, until he wears only his beige field breeches and simple cotton shirtsleeves, rolled to the elbow. Tina envies him his ability to strip, stuck with her itchy girdle and stockings and sticky-damp step-ins—even if her skirt is light satin and her blouse an even lighter linen. The heat is punishing.

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    Oh look it's another Anakin!Lives AU, because the internet just needed one more.

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    a Thomas Jefferson prelude

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