Reply to this post and we will take care of the rest. [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: I wonder if Geneva was this temperamental.
He’ll be a right devil, when he’s grown, you mark my words,” she said nodding at William, who had a thumb in his mouth and was dreamily lost in the horse’s motion and the soothing proximity of Jamie’s body.
At least consider the act of love produced the child. It was the other world, of cars and ringing telephones, of alarm clocks and mortgages, that seemed unreal and remote, the stuff of dreams.” [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: QOTD for Sunday, February 4, 2018 -- kgp, Sat, February 03 2018, The following quotation is from Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon. Then one night the coughing stopped, and the kent he was dead.
(NT) -- Kathy in PA, Sat, February 10 2018, QOTD for Thursday, February 8, 2018 -- kgp, Wed, February 07 2018, The following quotation is from Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon. But Da said they werer so tired, they couldna do more than say a Pater Noster for his soul, and fall asleep.” [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: QOTD for Saturday, February 3, 2018 -- Piper-Mom, Sat, February 03 2018, This quote is from A Trail of Fire, Four Outlander Tales by Diana Gabaldon.
Stole them off the table and flung them against the wall to hear them smash, laughing all the time.
“The little bugger kicked a hole in the wall of the nursery yesterday and broke six of the best teacups the day before.
Because they’re not coming for you, the calm voice within his mind replied. They were in sight now, figures coming slowly out of the distance, taking shape as they came, as though they materialized from thin air. [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: I like that, even though he figured it was supernatural, he puts his coat and pants back on. (NT) -- Kathy in PA, Sun, February 18 2018, QOTD for Friday, February 16, 2018 -- Lisa W, Thu, February 15 2018, The following quotation is from "An Echo In The Bone" by Diana Gabaldon, Copyright 2009. " "You know it was an accident," William said stiffly. At least Fraser's daughter hadn't been present to witness his humiliation at the time. But--" His father pressed the handkerchief to his mouth, his shoulders shaking silently. But where Minnie's face was pretty and gently appealing, Dottie's was underlain by Hal's fine bones and embroidered with his dark lashes; her beauty had a dangerous edge to it. I felt like I got to know (and love) her along with Lord John. "You know; an elderly woman's urgent desire for grandchildren to dandle upon her knee, spoil with sweetmeats, and generally corrupt." He raised his glass to his nose and reverently breathed in the vapors. I haven't had a decent sherry in two years, at least." "What--you mean Mrs. " [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: “Granny lust” a term I had never heard before, but it is a perfect description of that particular feeling. [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: QOTD for Friday, February 9, 2018 -- kgp, Fri, February 09 2018, The following quotation is from Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon, Copyright 1997. All rights reserved “Brianna took a deep breath, and her fist closed tight on the leaf in her hand, crushing it. “Oh, I’m glad,” I said, adding impulsively, “it would be a terrible strain.” “Oh, aye? Some of my friends had brothers though – one of them said they learned eighteen different synonyms for penile erection.” [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: I love conversations where Claire tells Jamie about “modern” times.Rakoczy hastily unwound the comforter about his neck; it didn't do to sweat indoors; the sweat chilled the instant one went out again, and next thing you knew, it would be la grippe at the best, pleurisy or pneumonia at the worst.Rosenwald himself was comfortable in shirt and waistcoat, without even a wig, only a plum-colored turban to keep his polled scalp warm. I love these side stories too,especially about Lord John, but I have trouble following the mysterious plots.The grave lay neatly mounded, though with an opening at the head. He recoiled as though I were made of molten metal, the seized me in his arms, pressed me hard against himself, and kissed me with passionate abandon. (NT) -- swarl - in the middle of a Feb heatwave, Tue, February 20 2018, QOTD for Monday, February 19, 2018 -- kgp, Sun, February 18 2018, The following quotation is from A Breath Of Snow And Ashes by Diana Gabaldon. "If I went back tomorrow, I'd get my ears blistered and my arse, too. No matter how old or young, John takes each person and he finds them and mostly is able to find the good in them. I should have thought you might recall that visit more because of your own misadven- ture than mine." "Mis--" Memory rushed over him, succeeded by a flood of heat, hotter than the humid summer air. I'd managed to expunge that from my memory, until you mentioned it! (NT) -- Oatcake, Wed, February 14 2018, Happy Birthday, Lisa! I truly love this description of the essence of both men and women, particularly when I look at my 20 something DS and DD. ” “Health is an American euphemism for anything to do with sex,” she explained.He had it in mind to lay the cup there, let Quinn take the bloody thing to hell with him, if he liked. Like the blowing of trumpets, but trumpets such as he had never heard, and the hairs rippled on his body. He didn’t pause to ask himself who it was that was coming, but hastily put on his breeks and coat. He broke off, peered into my face, and gasped, “You’re dead! But I think if I was to be gone longer than a week, she'd be pleased I wasna deid." "Ah. I wonder if he’s so accepting because his whole life is spent hiding who he is. " His father was laughing, and making no attempt to hide it. "I'm sorry, Willie," he said, gasping and wiping his eyes with a corner of his handkerchief. "Harry Quarry's one of my best friends." One thick, ruddy brow went up. I see some of myself and my DH, of who we were, and who we have become. " The wind had dropped momentarily, though the sky was darkening. She was likely still a virgin, and he needn't have William shipped off to China to avoid her brothers." [ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: Remember him and Bri when they pretended to be engaged. Germaine James Ian Aloysius Fraser – James Ian for Milord and Monsieur,” he explained, for so he always referred to Jamie and his brother-in-law, Ian Murray. The night was quiet around us, with little sound but the lapping of water, and the occasional scrape of submerged tree branches against the hull. “Your face is my heart, Sassenach,” he said softly, “and love of you is my soul. “They teach girls and boys separately; the girl’s class is The Mysteries of Life, and Ten Ways to Say No to a Boy.” “And the boy’s class?He wondered why - were the fish dazzled by sun, and thus sought murky hiding places in the depths, but rose toward the surface in dimmer light?He thought suddenly of the electric eel, which Suddfield had told him lived in the silt-choked waters of the Amazon.The thing did have remarkably small eyes, and its proprietor had opined that it was able to use its remarkable electrical abilities in some way to discern, as well as to electrocute, its prey.[ Post a Reply to this Message ][ Edit | View ] Replies: I read this last summer and had forgotten it, to my utter horror. While they can still overpower him,” she added in an undertone, with an unwilling twitch of amusement. He won’t have a real one ‘til he’s five, but his grandmother and his aunt thought he might as well get used to it now.