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    chiaroscuro: the interplay of darkness and light.

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    “We’re called guardians,” Kuro says. “Over time, people have had different names for us, but it really all comes back to that. We’re shifters, shaper-changers… the name doesn’t really matter. What does is that we’re supposed to keep the two kinds of magical forces in the world balanced.” He rattles this off with a roll of his eyes, as though it’s something he’s heard many times over.

    Kenma thinks back to the curling snake made of shadows, to Sugawara’s words: People who shine brightly attract a lot of darkness.

    “Shadows and light,” he says, not quite a question.

    Kuro nods approvingly. “Basically, yeah. There’s a bit more to it than that—shadow magic is born of independence, of isolation and loneliness. Light magic is connections, the relationships between people. Most people have a low dose of both, go through their entire lives not realizing there’s magic in the world.”

    “But not you,” Kenma prompts.

    “Unfortunately.”

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    Dazai breaks into Chuuya's home expecting to steal cake. Instead, he finds himself persuaded to try something new.

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    The major difference between Gotham before Bruce left to set up Batman, Inc and Gotham after he comes back is that his children are grown-ups. Well, except for Damian.

    Still, four out of five's an overwhelming majority.

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    15 Feb 2018

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    They’ve always been handsier, in-your-face-ier than a super-team by any measure needs to be, sure. This is some next level shit, though, isn’t it? Isn’t it? Dizzy, Roy looks over at Dick, but he’s just smiling and shaking his head.

     
    in which the titans fuck around in the woods and then fuck one another.

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  4. Public Bookmark 68

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    “Are you happy?”

    “I...I’m getting there.”

    A follow-up to DC Rebirth Batman #35, in which Bruce recovers from being stabbed in the back and Damian considers the elusive nature of happiness.

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    If there was one constant in their unpredictable lives, it was this: Roy Harper could never miss, and Dick Grayson could never fall. Or, the one in which Roy returns to Dick’s life – assuming he still has a place in it. / DickRoy. Merged Pre-Reboot, New 52 and Rebirth continuity.

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