reading +the white queen, by phillippa gregory
watching +in the flesh +downton abbey (rewatching)
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“See, the thing about a time machine is that you can run away all you like and still back in time for tea, so what do you say? Anywhere, all of time and space right outside those doors.”
And you, you’ve flown so far, further than anyone! The things you’ve seen. The darkness… The Big Bad Wolf.
“Finally, in October 1945, a man with swampy eyes, feathers of hair, and a clean-shaven face walked into the shop. He approached the counter. “Is there someone here by the name of Leisel Meminger?”
"Yes, she’s in the back," said Alex. He was hopeful, but he wanted to be sure. "May I ask who is calling on her?"
Liesel came out.
They hugged and cried and fell to the floor.”
I met you at the Dalek Asylum. There was a girl in a shipwreck and she died saving my life. And she was you! Victorian London. There was a governess who was really a barmaid and we fought the Great Intelligence together. She died and it was my fault. And s h e w a s y o u .