LMB Quote Game

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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby Ghost » Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:54 am

Sorry, I was out of town (Halloween convention ya know).

Correct!!!
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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby voralfred » Fri Nov 03, 2017 1:31 am

A short-short to start with. If noone guesses, I'll expand it

A morbid lunacy overtook her.


Book ?
"her" ?

Bonus:
What does this lunacy push "her" to do next ?
Human is as human does....Animals don't weep, Nine

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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby voralfred » Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:44 pm

A bit longer

"Good God, woman, where have you been?" he cried furiously.

A morbid lunacy overtook her.


Book ?
"he" ?
"her" = the "woman" ?

Bonus:
What does this lunacy push "her" to do next ?

Incidentally, bonuses are valid without any time limit. There are older bonuses floating around but there is one reasonably recent :
Bonus #1 here while the answers to the main question and bonus #2 were given there
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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby JKCade » Wed Nov 08, 2017 6:02 pm

"Good God, woman, where have you been?" he cried furiously. A morbid lunacy overtook her.

Book ? Barrayar
"he" ? Count Piotr
"her" = the "woman" ? Cordelia

Bonus:
What does this lunacy push "her" to do next ?
She holds up a shopping bag holding Vordarian's head and replies, "Shopping."
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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby voralfred » Sat Nov 11, 2017 12:37 pm

Sorry for the delay, I had a few hectic days..
Yes of course you are right, 1 and 1/2 points and the next quote !
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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby JKCade » Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:27 pm

"Ah...it's a long story. Complicated, y'know."
Despite xxxself, YYY smiled in memory.
"Can this still be just between you and me?"

Book?
YYY?
Who/what is YYY talking to?
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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby JKCade » Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:03 pm

"Ah...it's a long story. Complicated, y'know."
Despite xxxself, YYY smiled in memory.
"Can this still be just between you and me?"
ZZZ tilted his head." All right..."

Book?
YYY?
ZZZ?
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Re: LMB Quote Game

Postby JKCade » Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:17 am

"Yes?" said ZZZ. He templed his fingers and leaned back in his chair. "Why?"

"Ah...it's a long story. Complicated, y'know."
Despite xxxself, YYY smiled in memory.
"Can this still be just between you and me?"

ZZZ tilted his head." All right..."

Book?
YYY?
ZZZ?
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