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  1. Public Bookmark 99

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    “We know what we are, but not what we may be.”
    William Shakespeare, Hamlet (Act 4, Scene 5)

    A short series of connected stories concerning an Endless, an immortal, many dream things, and a number of mortals.

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    14 Sep 2022

  2. Rec *

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    It’s the right day, but the year is all wrong, and Dream suspects that there’s something else not quite right even before he finds himself standing in front of the shuttered remains of the White Horse Tavern. Still, he’s chilled in a way he’s not accustomed to feeling, reminiscent of the hopeless, free-falling frost that climbed up his spine and inside his gut the day he was meant to meet Hob when he was imprisoned. And that’s what it is, he realizes, this cold feeling. Hopelessness.

    Should Dream seek him out, would Hob welcome him as a friend, or turn his shoulder as he would on an intruder? It’s what he would deserve, Dream muses as he’s preparing to turn heel from the tavern’s closed gates, even though as he’s resigning himself to shame he’s also gearing up to make this his next mission, his next purpose: to find Hob Gadling.

    Alternatively: Dream and Hob find each other in 2021, and see no reason why they have to wait centuries to see each other again. And again.

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    06 Sep 2022

  3. Public Bookmark 6

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    When Laszlo Cravensworth was a teenager, his mother told him about spirits in the water who would seduce and kill him. Now he doesn't like fairy stories as much anymore.
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    Starts with a flashback from Laszlo's childhood, then a bit of him and Nadja talking about being a father.

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    31 Jul 2022

  4. Public Bookmark *

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    Stede comes back.

    Ed does too. It just takes a little longer.

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    13 Jul 2022

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    12 Jul 2022