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  • "... last thing we needed was for Stephen Bonnet to lay eyes on Jemmy, which he promptly did....

    'And who will this sweet manneen be?' he asked, taking a step toward me."
    —Diana Gabaldon, The Fiery Cross (NY: Bantam Dell, 2001), 1350

    January 31, 2010