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Trust is a Funny Thing

“Forgiveness is not forgiveness if it is worked for. Forgiveness is a gift. Trust is worked for.” –Bramble, from The Most Unlikely of Times Alex knew that he’d gone too far on this one, knew it from the very bottom … Continue reading

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Monetary

Money felt lonely to me.   “Why did you adopt her?” Alex turned and looked at the boy that was his nephew if only on paper. “You could have had anything, anyone that you wanted. You didn’t have to make … Continue reading

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Men Like Him

Men like him don’t die in places like this. –Basch, Final Fantasy XII   Alex has been to some of the truly horrible places in the world. Looking for opportunities, hunting down leads, even just seeing if there is anything … Continue reading

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Once and Again

Because hate is easier than hope, and anger is easier than faith… –blackkat, fanfic author   Alex had given up once. Once. And though that once had lasted several decades before he’d take up his life to actually live rather … Continue reading

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Revolves Around You

“You are adorably ignorant of how much my world revolves around you.”   Sometimes Alex wondered what it would have been like to have fallen in love with Mary instead of seeing her as his sister. It wasn’t like he … Continue reading

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There’s a Difference

I’m not an idiot. I’m a maniac. There’s a difference. –Kayasurin   Alex frowned, not scowled, frowned. “This is just, is just, silly!” He continued to frown as his sister poked around his lab, obviously sick but refusing to rest … Continue reading

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No Reason Not To Try

I didn’t really know what I was doing, but that didn’t seem like a good reason not to try. –Rapunzel, Rapunzel’s Revenge by Shannon and Dean Hale   The first time she tried to follow the broken thread she ended … Continue reading

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