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  1. Public Bookmark 23

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    Alone in bed, the candles flickering, Valjean stares at his hand. This gnarled thing—Javert had touched it like it was something precious. Javert said he had desired him. Had meant to kiss him. That he was not unattractive. Valjean has not looked in the mirror in many days, but he cannot believe that to be true. The scars, the brand, the slight limp—these outward manifestations of his sin have disfigured him. Marked him. And yet they do not seem to matter to Javert.

    Javert and Valjean learn to touch and be touched, to forgive and be forgiven.

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    30 Apr 2015

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    yeah good

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    Gimli closes his eyes, an old Dwarf on the brink of death in the home he had built with his husband in the Undying Lands, and opens them again as a young Dwarf in his childhood home in Ered Luin. He's returned to the tumultuous week before The Company set out to recruit their Burglar from his cosy hobbit hole. Gimli, once again a impetuous teen in the eyes of his family, must get into that Company--the lives of his loved ones, and the very fate of Middle Earth--depends on it.

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    13 Jan 2015

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    ah this is a trope for me

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    “Gandalf,” said the captain, doffing his hat as he stepped within. “I thought you said this place would be easy to find. I was obliged to ask direction — twice.”

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    26 Jul 2014

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    the cross over i never knew i needed

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    From a Hobbitkink prompt:

    The battle was over, and Thorin Oakenshield awoke, naked and shivering, in the Halls of his Ancestors.

    The novelty of being dead fades quickly, and watching over his companions soon fills him with grief and guilt. Oddly, a faint flicker of hope arises in the form of his youngest kinsman, a Dwarf of Durin's line with bright red hair.

    (Follows the story of the War of the Ring).

     

    (Bagginshield, Gimli/Legolas) In which recovery takes time, the dead members of the Company take to watching Gimli as though he’s a soap opera, the living struggle with being left behind, Legolas is confused, Khuzdul is abused, and Thorin is four feet and ten inches of guilt and anger.

    ~**~

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    10 Sep 2013

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    yssssssssssssssssss

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    Or: How the fuck is she so attractive, she dresses like my grandfather, I want to punch myself in the face: the Newt Geiszler story.

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    18 Aug 2013

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    babes

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    The Dr. Geiszler Hermann had found in the publications — printed pages worn with constant handling and tucked into his briefcase for easy access — was an eloquent scientist whose work functioned at a level far above almost anyone else Hermann had ever encountered in the field, and yet he neither patronized his readers nor expressed himself in the inexplicable jargon which so infected much academic work. He was singular in his intelligence. Hermann thought this was a man he could understand — and who could understand him in turn.

    More fool he.

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    14 Aug 2013

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    hatefucking dumbasses

  7. Public Bookmark 66

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    No matter what opinion Doctor Gottlieb had proclaimed concerning his tattoos on numerous occasions, Newt knew the score. He'd glimpsed a heady rush of somewhat mortified appreciation, just an old memory surfacing in the Drift from the first time Newt rolled up his sleeves in the lab. He could still feel it like a taut string in Hermann's mind, in the same way he knew his lab partner was too surly to ever admit it. It was all tangled up with his impression of the way Newt approached the world, a precisely calibrated instrument in one hand and a nail-bat in the other. Newt had to smile at the way Hermann saw him, a churlish adolescent and a half-mad genius all wrapped up in a hurricane.

     

    ...or, sometimes even the sharpest minds in the PPDC can be excused for a being a bit dense.

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    29 Jul 2013

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    dumbasses who deserve each other

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    Anyone who has spent any amount of time in the Hong Kong research division knows to clear out when Newt and Hermann start screaming at each other in German. Raleigh has not spent any time in the research division. He's also beginning to question his knowledge of German. For instance, did Newt really just tell Hermann he had a perfect face?

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    29 Jul 2013

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    CUTE BILINGUAL MARRIEDS

  9. Public Bookmark 77

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    Prompt Fill for the request: Gottlieb/Newton, lingering soulbonds @ the Pacific Rim Kink Meme, and also for Merihn, who asked for it.

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    24 Jul 2013

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    psychic friendz

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    "It’s not that I find you completely incompetent," Hermann says, startling Newton slightly as he steps just to the left, clumsily sliding down next to him against the steel wall.

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    18 Jul 2013

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    triumph!

  11. This has been deleted, sorry!

    18 May 2013

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    motherhenvidocq i mean come on

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    "We're not looking to make friends, Harold," John said. "We want our neighbors to classify us and then avoid us. Being the scandalous gay couple down the street is a good option."

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    3 May 2013

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    crimefighting robots who are married

  13. Public Bookmark 64

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    Paris outs herself and Rory during a televised argument with Michele Bachmann. Peskiest of all is the fact that Paris and Rory aren't actually dating. A documentary crew wants to make Paris And Rory's Modern Stars Hollow Family anyway. Meanwhile, Rory goes slowly and quietly nuts. (And doesn't like Paris like that -- why would you even suggest such a thing?? Not that ... anyone did.)

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    3 Mar 2013

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    fuck yeah this

  14. Public Bookmark 64

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    In which Jaime and Brienne are spies infiltrating a swanky black tie soiree, and desperate times call for desperate measures. And kissing.

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    3 Mar 2013

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    shit that's adorable

  15. This has been deleted, sorry!

    1 Mar 2013

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    police procedural!

  16. Public Bookmark 95

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    Lydia’s tried to get better at putting words to the things she’s feeling, at dropping all the adorbs and actually saying stuff sometimes, but it’s so big, what Gigi’s telling her, and Lydia doesn’t want to screw it up with, “Sorry that your mom’s dead.” It would be different, maybe, if Gigi was just Darcy’s sister or just a friend of Lizzie’s, but she’s not, not exactly. She’s Lydia’s friend too now, like really, and so Lydia rearranges the carrots into nothing and tries to think of something to say.

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    20 Feb 2013

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    FUCKING YES

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    Stiles has chrono-displacement. It sucks. (Canon-based Time Traveler's Wife AU)

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    9 Feb 2013

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    i guess this is a trope for me i guess

  18. Public Bookmark 91

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    Reese rubs the small, mother of pearl shirt button between his fingers.

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    9 Feb 2013

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    stalking is caring obv

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    Valjean pulls Javert up out of dark waters.

    ""No," Valjean says, but Javert knows that he has planted the possibility – Valjean shoving aside the bedclothes and rucking up his nightshirt and the grim slap of flesh on flesh and those hard convict's eyes boring into the back of his neck, Valjean's breath on the back of his neck again, and –

    The rush of blood southward catches him almost by surprise. He hopes Valjean does not notice the change in his eyes, the startled swallow. He always hopes too much. To see where he stands Valjean need only glance at the bedclothes.

    This, Javert thinks, the thoughts leaden in his stomach. This, this, this is what becomes of you without the prop of your law. This is where your thoughts slink – vile and filthy, back to the gutter, this is the slimy rind that's left of you –"

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    9 Jan 2013

    Bookmarker's Notes

    fuckyeah foeyay

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    Javert calls what he thinks is Valjean's bluff about needing three days to find the child Cosette and intercede for her. The Inspector comes along for the ride -- and gets much more than he bargained for, in the process.

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    9 Jan 2013

    Bookmarker's Notes

    fuckin cute as road trip better have some sex in it

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