19 Bookmarked Items in A Place of Greater Safety - Hilary Mantel

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    Camille is full of outlandishly foolish ideas, but maybe he's just trying to catch Maximilien's attention. Set at Louis le Grand in approximately 1776. The warning is because Camille is only 16.

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    • 16 Jul 2018

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      Camille is finally getting a piece of Maximilien!

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    Camille thought that death can’t be worse than looking at Saint-Just’s face every day. Turns out that it’s exactly what death is.

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    You are more incompetent than usual, Maître Perrin observes drily, when that frightening-looking young advocate deigns to direct a glance in your direction. You drop any important document entrusted to you. You become incapable of speech. And the king’s councilors, they snicker.

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    A request/kink post for the Frev fandom. (That's a sentence that exists now.)

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    August 1791. Today was grand. I finally met him. I mean, I met him and he met me. He knows who I am. He remembered the letter I wrote him, last year, and expressed genuine interest in what I had to say. Maximilien Robespierre considers himself to be my friend. My protector.

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    That's all a revolution is, to circle and to spin around another.

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    There are people who want to live forever, then there’s Maximilien, who wants to live a little longer than this.

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    • 26 Mar 2018

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      Fic that is gonna destroy me I can feel it in my bones.

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    In which the passage of time only increases disquiet, and a king is found to have other uses than previously considered. A point of departure kind of AU.

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    Marriage doesn't happen all at once. It takes practice.

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    With his friendship with Camille under strain, Robespierre reflects on an episode from their school days that reminds him of how much they needed each other then and now. Featuring a cat, a lady and a rainstorm.

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    An Entire New and Splendid Spectacle, THE FRENCH REVOLUTION; displaying one of the grandest and most extraordinary entertainments that ever appeared, grounded on Authentic Fact. (Box 3s., Pit 2s., Gal 1s., Side Gal 6d.)

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    This is a vice of Camille's, long-standing like many others, though of late very rarely indulged. But Camille, as half of Paris will tell you, is adept in the indulgence of vice.

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    In the Academic AU, Oxford swelters and the trio attempt various methods of keeping themselves (particularly their tempers) cool.

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    Three perspectives on a relationship.

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    Robespierre woke to the sound of Camille's voice, telling him not to move.

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    Yes, revolutionaries as books, need I say that this is not serious in the least?

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    Camille tries to bring Georges Jacques and Maximilien together. It doesn't work out quite as he expected.

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    What is the position of magicians in France? As well ask, what is the position of one who practices the law? It varies.

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  19. 1

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    Max requires inspiration in figuring out what to do about Mirabeau. Camille helps.

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