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Aubreyad - Jack Aubrey & Stephen Maturin 
29th-Nov-2008 10:36 am
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17 icons (from 11 bases): 8 Jack, 6 Stephen, 3 Jack & Stephen. All quotes used are from the books.

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29th-Nov-2008 11:32 am (UTC)
I love 13!

(:O 8 contradicts 3 and 6. Be consistent, Jack!)
29th-Nov-2008 08:27 pm (UTC)

(lol - I know. But thus we have the two halves of Jack - the one that is factually true and how he would also see himself, and that which the reader sees as well as many of those around him, including Stephen to some extent given he constantly refers to Jack as 'the hero of the Nile', albeit somewhat tongue-in-cheek but with deep affection)
29th-Nov-2008 12:12 pm (UTC)
Good thing I still have some icon space left... :D Fabulous work, Nen, as always!
29th-Nov-2008 08:28 pm (UTC)
Thanks, hon - glad you liked them. :D
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29th-Nov-2008 08:54 pm (UTC)
lol! Cos I only made it yesterday and you was at Tolkien Soc last night. :P Glad you approve!
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29th-Nov-2008 09:03 pm (UTC)
29th-Nov-2008 09:40 pm (UTC)
LMAO at 11. I so have to read these books!
29th-Nov-2008 10:29 pm (UTC)
They are quite, quite brilliantly superb. I have completely run out of superlatives for them, to be honest.

The full quote is: "There is a great deal to be said for a steady deck under a 'cello: a great deal to be said for a cheerful heart behind a fiddle" - both Stephen and Jack are reasonable musicians, as amateurs, cellist and violinist respectively, and indeed that's how they first meet, right at the beginning of the first book - they are attending a music recital. :D
1st-Dec-2008 04:43 pm (UTC)
Snagged a couple, will credit, thanks! this is one of my favorites, watched the movie just this weekend.
1st-Dec-2008 10:47 pm (UTC)
You're welcome - glad you liked them. :D
2nd-Dec-2008 04:14 am (UTC)
I looooooooove these. ^_^
2nd-Dec-2008 08:48 pm (UTC)
Thank you! :D
5th-Dec-2008 08:01 pm (UTC)
Awwww, sawbones Romeo! Where does that quote come from? They're lovely.
5th-Dec-2008 08:48 pm (UTC)
Um... *thinks* Can't remember. lol! I think it's 'Desolation Island' but it could be before then. ¬¬

Thank you!
6th-Dec-2008 05:44 am (UTC)
I think it was muttered in HMS Surprise by Lady Forbes (the strange companion of Villiers) to Stephen on one of his visits to persuade Diana to marry him. Not sure whether it was in Bombay or Calcutta.
6th-Dec-2008 09:24 pm (UTC)
Ah, but of COURSE! Thank you. XD
10th-Dec-2008 05:36 am (UTC)
Ah yes, that makes sense! Thank you!
27th-Dec-2008 05:46 pm (UTC)
I snagged 7, 10, and 11. Will credit, of course. Thanks!
30th-Dec-2008 09:48 pm (UTC)
You're welcome, and thank you! :D
27th-Jan-2009 10:41 pm (UTC)
OMG! I love these to pieces. I'm in the middle of a Maturin obsession & these are just what I need! Keep up the good work!
28th-Jan-2009 09:12 pm (UTC)
Thank you! Glad you liked them. :D
20th-Feb-2009 10:58 pm (UTC)
*____* They are beautiful, I took a lot for my profile^^
22nd-Feb-2009 08:27 pm (UTC)
Thanks! Glad you liked them. :D
19th-Sep-2011 10:47 pm (UTC)
Oh these are wonderful! Growing tired of my one (dragon) icon and decided to look around for a few icons on things I love; will credit on the two I downloaded here, thank you for creating these and sharing!
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