"I sneaked a glance at her as we passed under the pine trees. It was not yet properly dusk above us, and even down here it was still light enough that the girls walking ahead needed little more than a cursory eye kept on them; nonetheless, night came earlier in the valley and the trees blocked out a large portion of the natural light that did remain, and I was glad of the lanterns we carried. Nell's chestnut hair shone in their light, and her eyes, too, sparkled."
Categories: Ste Therese's House Characters: Con Stewart, Nell Wilson
School Period: Tyrol
School Name: Chalet School
Genre: Friendship, Romance, Slash
Series: Nell and Con: Oddments
Chapters: 11 Completed: Yes
Word count: 15953 Read: 5058
Published: 23 Aug 2014 Updated: 20 Sep 2014
The bolded bits are direct quotes from the book - or almost. I've changed tenses once or twice but that's all.
This one got a bit longer than I'd intended, but I can't see a better place to split it. Again, the bolded bits are lifted directly from EBD's text.
Thanks for the comments!
As per usual, the bold is directly quoted from the text.
Bolded bits lifted directly from the book.
Bolded bits from Eustacia.
Bolded bits taken from the book.
11. In which loose ends are tied up, and small plans are made. by crm [Reviews - 2] (1165 words)
Final part! Thank you for all the comments. As usual, bolded bits taken directly from Eustacia.