It is 1974, and the world stretches between two superpowers.
La Société des Amis de l’A B C works for the downtrodden still, its members scattered all across the globe. Its existence is nebulous; authorities have tried and failed to identify or capture any of its leaders.
At its head - Enjolras, the youngest member of the House of Representatives; his lieutenants - Courfeyrac, Combeferre, Jean Prouvaire, Feuilly, Bahorel, Joly, Lesgle. The best and brightest, and closest of friends.
Grantaire died in 1965.
Although - perhaps a better word would be “disappeared”.
He is a distressingly plural agent, causing havoc with whip-smart Musichetta, a Londoner on loan from MI6 - and he’s still alive.
In the thick of the Cold War, the trick is staying that way.
16 Mar 2013
Marius takes a detour on the road to recovery; his (dead) friends help him find it again.
Montparnasse screws something up beyond repair.