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The Scarlet Pimpernel - Baroness Emmuska Orczy

Book Description (Amazon): An irresistible blend of romance, intrigue, and suspense, this timeless historical adventure recalls the Reign of Terror following the French Revolution, when ruthless mobs ruled the streets of Paris and hundreds of royals were condemned to face the guillotine each day. 1,713 more words

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Just completely random stupidity. Sorry about the image quality.

Enjoy!

5.30 am

I have been awake since five thirty this morning. It’s now almost half past seven. I gave up trying to sleep an hour ago, and now the birds are starting and I can hear the builders arriving on the construction site out the back of our house and I honestly can’t remember the last time I was awake this early without being jetlagged. 312 more words

Depression

REVIEW: Across a Star-Swept Sea by Diana Peterfreund

If the Wild Poppy dared return to Galatea, Citizen Cutler was ready. He’d stationed armed guards at the entrance to the estate and placed an additional ten soldiers around the perimeter of the taro fields.  835 more words

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