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  1. Summary

    A trilogy of fics based around the Irish Revolutionary Era (1912-1923), with Philippe at Raoul’s bedside in 1921 after he was wounded, and Raoul, Christine, Sorelli, and Erik each remembering all that happened from a distance of more than 36 years later. An exploration of grief and romance in a time of war. Philippe/Erik/Sorelli. Erik/Sorelli. Raoul/Christine.

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  2. Summary

    A modern AU set in Ireland where Erik and Christine are grad students at Maynooth University who meet over Tinder. 19 fics following nearly 40 years of their relationship, from students to a long-married couple. Bi!Erik who in the past has yearned for his best friend Nadir, and been involved with several other friends (OCs). E/C, past Erik/OC, OMC/OFC/OMC

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  3. Summary

    Modern AU set in Ireland in which Christine is a time traveller with no control over where or when she goes. She loves Sorelli in the past, and Erik in the present, and Raoul is the one fixed point connecting both parts of her life. Romance, grief, coming of age, academic!Christine. Christine/Sorelli. Christine/Erik. Philippe/Sorelli. Raoul/OMC.

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  4. Summary

    A western AU where Christine becomes involved with Emir (the Daroga) after the death of Erik from tuberculosis. Both of them had been in his lovers in the last years of his life, and in their grief they learn to love each other for who they are, and not only for how Erik loved them. Run into the Sea is Erik’s PoV on loving both of them. Christine/Daroga. Erik/Christine/Daroga. Erik/Daroga.

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  1. Public Bookmark 2

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    On the evening of October 2nd, scared and fairly sure he is about to die, R.M. Renfield decides to pen his versions of the events leading up to his decision to turn against the Count. As it turns out it had quite a lot to do with a visit paid to him that morning by one Jonathan Harker.

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    24 Nov 2022

  2. Public Bookmark 4

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    Percy and Marguerite reunite after the rescue of the Dauphin goes less well than it did in 1982’s version of 1793

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    20 Nov 2022

  3. Public Bookmark 6

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    The rescue of the Dauphin goes even less smoothly for Percy.

    The hurt/comfort teenage me always wanted to see in this scene.

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    20 Nov 2022

  4. Public Bookmark 4

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    Percy now needs to have come up with an excuse for his injury “such that it happened anywhere but France”.

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    20 Nov 2022

  5. Public Bookmark 1

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    Over the years, Marguerite has gotten used to the injuries her husband returns from France with. They’ve also gotten rather good at hiding them from the English nobility.

     

    Can be read with any canon in mind.

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    20 Nov 2022