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Old August 1 2013, 02:39 AM   #45
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Re: Speculation about stuff in latest Typhon Pact novel SPOILERS WITHI

^(Kirk voice) I know, but really...!

(Normal) I can't help but wonder if the reason DRGIII didn't actually show the conversation was because of how frankly dang hard it would be to have Sarina say it without the reader blinking, re-reading...and going, "You expect me to believe THAT?!? Let alone Julian?"

Now, if it were--

Instead...we get--

Of kinda gives REAL credence to the idea that--

Indeed, the reaction of

to Julian's slipping and inadvertently revealing everything would seem to support this. She doesn't seem so surprised, does she? Almost as though she were expecting it. And regardless--
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