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  1. Public Bookmark 1

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    Drabbles for the prompt by The Dragon Deck: 12 days of Temeraire. (Okay, they got longer and longer and the last one is actually like ten drabbles.)

    Day 1: Lights and Tharkay
    Day 2: Iskieka, Granby and snow
    Day 3: Emily and mistletoe
    Day 4: Temeraire, Laurence and Granby at Loch Loggan
    Day 5: Tharkay and stars
    Day 6: Laurence, Granby, Tharkay and presents
    Days 7+8: Emily, Mrs. Pemberton, hot cocoa and family
    Days 9-12: Fire, food, joy and love, post-canon on Tharkay's estate

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    05 Jan 2018

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    'You're a wizard, Harry' is easier to hear from a half-giant when you're eleven, rather than from some kids on a tube platform when you're seventeen and late for work.

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    09 Mar 2017

  3. Public Bookmark 99

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    ...then Sarkan and Agnieszka are probably banging in a tree house and scandalizing all in earshot again.

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    21 Nov 2016

  4. Rec 17

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    A post-canon AU where the Yeerks on Earth were not uniformly required to become nothlits, mostly thanks to the intervention of one Cassie Taylor.

    The Empire is gone, dead and buried. These are the stories of the Yeerks who survived the fall and tried to pick up the pieces.

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    15 Nov 2016

  5. Public Bookmark 34

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    Future-fic, written post-Tongues of Serpents. "I have been accused of obliviousness on occasion, but I am not in fact blind, you know."

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    13 Nov 2016

  6. Public Bookmark 37

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    "Love is the only treasure in the world which proliferates in company." While on their way back to Peking from the mountains, Temeraire, Laurence, and Tharkay all learn something about themselves.

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    13 Nov 2016

  7. Public Bookmark 57

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    Three times William Laurence was oblivious on the journey to Australia.

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    13 Nov 2016

  8. Public Bookmark 45

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    Tharkay volunteers to teach Laurence how to fight with a knife, which is probably his first mistake.

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    13 Nov 2016

  9. Rec 73

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    Tharkay makes it to Peking intact with the news of Napoleon’s imminent invasion of Russia. Which would be all well and good, except that Laurence isn’t very intact himself.

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    13 Nov 2016

  10. Public Bookmark 33

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    While flying back to Peking, Laurence has time to consider the nature of memory. (Spoilers for Blood of Tyrants.)

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    13 Nov 2016

  11. Rec 65

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    "An outsider might have found it absurd, a British officer, the son of a nobleman, tending to a wandering nobody like Tharkay, doing a task fit for a valet or common servant."

    Set during Blood of Tyrants, contains spoilers for the book and the entire series.

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    13 Nov 2016

  12. Public Bookmark 24

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    A prompt fill for the kink meme, 'Laurence/Tharkay, pining,' with Laurence being the one pining for once.

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    13 Nov 2016

  13. Public Bookmark *

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    To be cowardly in this, to refuse to see it through, seemed more unmanly to Laurence than beginning it.

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    13 Nov 2016

  14. Public Bookmark 17

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    Field research, of a sort.

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    25 Oct 2016

  15. Rec 57

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    The Inquisitor's father comes for an unexpected visit.

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    24 Oct 2016

  16. Rec 11

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    Heroes are hitting Thedas like meteors now, one a decade, and each of them leaves gaping holes in their wake. Not in the world, Varric thinks, but for those who follow after.

    He and Leliana have both been through this once before already.

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    Varric reflects on heroes, and on what exactly it means to be caught in their wake.

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    22 Oct 2016

  17. Rec 56

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    “Even humans are afraid of me," X6 says, toneless. "Why aren't you?" Curie’s first impulse is to say that X6 isn’t scary, but this is a total lie. It is simply that Curie has seen too much- human beings reduced to sacks of meat, men who wear skulls on their heads and string up their enemies as decorations, whole cities reduced to smoking ash, two hundred years of nothing, over and over- for a single man in a black coat to phase her.

    “If I was afraid of people just because they were dangerous, I would never have left my vault,” Curie says at last. On a whim, she raises her hand and steals X6’s glasses off his face. He squints a little without them. The sight makes Curie grin. “Fear is not useful for gathering good data. I do not believe that you will hurt me, not when we are working towards the same goals.” Curie raises her chin, looks X6 directly in the eyes. “If your goal is to further science, collaboration is the only logical outcome.”

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    16 Oct 2016

  18. Public Bookmark *

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    Jungkook can’t imagine kissing someone like this if he didn’t want them in a way that made his insides twist into a sweet painful knot.

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    12 Oct 2016

  19. Rec *

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    Natalia is stacking blocks very carefully when the adults come into the room. None of them look at her, because they're all looking at her father. He's wearing combat gear, and the hair on the left side of his head is slicked back with blood. He smells like smoke and something unnameable, sweet and dark and a little sickly in her nose.

    Father is saying, “Don't be ridiculous. The only thing children are good at is disobeying.”

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    12 Oct 2016

  20. Rec *

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    Winston tries to open a channel for emergencies. With the members of this new Overwatch, it goes about as well as you'd expect. (But I mean, last time it didn't go much better.)

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    20 Jul 2016

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