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  1. Rec *

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    Boston Brawlers' team captain John Watson longs for two things: a championship before he retires, and a boyfriend. Assigned to room with goaltender Sherlock Holmes--known around the league as both a genius and a "weird dude"--on Brawlers' roadtrips, John discovers the things they have in common that lead to an easy friendship and a convenient arrangement.

    Slow-burn, adversaries-to-friends-to-lovers, romantic comedy.

    Alternate Universe - Sports/Ice Hockey

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    28 Jul 2017

  2. Rec 30

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    "The central law of all organic life is that each organism is intrinsically isolate and single in itself. The moment its isolation breaks down and there comes an actual mixing and confusion, death sets in." - D. H. Lawrence, Studies in Classic American Literature

     

     

    Five tumors like five heartbeats like trochaic pentameter, the poetry of John’s body in decay.

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    09 Sep 2016

    Bookmarker's Notes

    At night he kisses John and breathes across his tongue as they make love, as if there's enough love in his lungs to pour into him that when they tangle together like this, they might float away forever.

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    Just fuck me up. I definitely cried while reading this.

  3. Public Bookmark 14

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    John and Sarah get away for a dirty weekend when Sherlock turns up. Sarah has an idea. And then it all ends up being more complicated than it looked.

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    29 Aug 2016

    Bookmarker's Notes

    "She glanced up at him and smiled around her mouthful. He had one arm crooked up behind his head to support it so he could watch her, lazily - like a pasha, the image shot through her mind."

    Sarah has the right idea...and then plot twist!

  4. Rec *

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    Sherlock, John and a lifetime of falling together and apart.

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    29 Feb 2016

    Bookmarker's Notes

    This one made me cry during my first read. So good, so painful, so real. A peek at a stormy relationship that two people never should've started to begin with. Highly recommended.

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    Sherlock wakes up in the 19th century, with no idea how he got there.

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    22 Jan 2016

    Bookmarker's Notes

    Sherlock doesn’t talk much, finds himself uncharacteristically lacking for words. He’s content to let John take care of him, to just be here together, and allow whatever’s blooming between them to take root. All he knows is that he dreams of pipe smoke and muslin underclothes, of John’s mouth on his bare back, hands sliding up the insides of his thighs, John whispering I love you into the darkness of a candle lit room. He remembers soft skin and wet mouths, the thump of John’s heartbeat against his ear.

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    Personally, I feel this is how the Christmas special should have ended.