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    Vetinari calls it his floating patrol. Carrot calls it The Guard, with two capitals. Vimes calls it a bloody nuisance, but it keeps growing every day and there's nothing he can do but hang on and try to steer it in the right direction. Superhero AU.

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    John Childermass spends roughly 26 years in Gilbert Norrell's service, and hidden between the lines of what we see there are many memories. Here are a few.

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    Several years after the events of Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell, the eponymous gentlemen find magic that allows them to contact others through their dreams. Meanwhile, John Segundus has started a school, Arabella Strange is learning magic from him, Emma Pole writes furious letters to the Times and helps create curriculum, and John Childermass has somehow become a fixture there when he's not traveling around the country to loom at people. Add in one Nameless King who wants to improve human-fairy relations and can think of no better place to start than with young magicians, and you get an astonishing amount of trouble.

    Or: an exceedingly polyamorous pining-and-fluff domestic postcanon AU to soothe your harried soul.

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    He states rather than asks because time has shown that stating garners better results.

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    17 Feb 2018

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    In which John acquires a Tumblr, a therapist, and an interest in birdwatching.

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    17 Feb 2018

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    "Ask me something," Harold said abruptly. "Anything—anything you want to know—"

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    15 Feb 2018

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    Mid-February 2017 is, give or take, the 200th anniversary of Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell leaving England in the darkness, and the snow last week inspired me to write this. Anniversaries are always a kicker for those left behind, and the first year is always the hardest.

    Mr Norrell's disappearance finally catches up with Childermass, and he finds empathy in from an unexpected source.

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    19 Feb 2017

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    The trans!Peter/Deadpool + Clint Barton & Aunt May fic that you didn't know you needed.

     
    A bright white envelope had been mixed in with his chemistry homework (which was now covered in doodles of Beetle Bailey). Wade had scrawled ‘Parker’ on the front the envelope in pink gel pen. Inside was a Hallmark card which said, ‘Congratulations! It’s a GIRL!’

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    08 Apr 2016

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