1 Work by Oshun in The Lion in Winter (1968)
“We're jungle creatures, Henry, and the dark is all around us. See them? In the corners, you can see the eyes.” –The Lion in Winter, William Goldman.
The pairings, Philip/Richard and Philip/Geoffrey, are implied.
Thank you, Ignoble Bard, for the patient and generous Beta work. Also, many thanks to Russandol, Scarlet, Randy O., and Elfscribe for the nitpicks on the final draft.