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    Granny Rags attempts revenge for Corvo’s interference in the sewers - it doesn't quite go as planned. Corvo likes the fact that his name means ‘crow,’ but that doesn’t mean he ever actually wanted to be one, and for once Daud is (arguably) not responsible for this mess.

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    Starting in the year 1658, this story recounts the relationship of Philippe d'Orléans and his favorite lover, the Chevalier de Lorraine, chronicling the many hardships in their way. In the court of Louis XIV, there is no honesty, no certainty, no sincerity - no truth but the one you make for yourself.

    Counterpoint. Noun. Origin: contrepoint, French. A melody added to an existing one, especially one added to provide harmony whilst each retains its simultaneous identity.

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    15 Feb 2017

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    He’s imagined this moment so often that it feels like he just doing it again, waking up with a hangover next to Dirk Gently.

    And Dirk’s naked.

    He lifts up the blanket briefly, just to be sure, and there it is, the world’s most treasured bum, bare as the day he was born. That is, if he was born, which is still in contention

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    4 Jan 2017

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    Of course Dirk has some extremely important questions that can only be asked in the middle of the goddamn night, obviously.

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    28 Dec 2016

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    Terroir: the assumption that the land from which the grapes are grown imparts a unique quality that is specific to that growing site.
    -Jacques Fanet "Great Wine Terroirs"

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    4 Nov 2016