scribblinlenore ... It was all dispiritingly familiar. There was the chief's daughter, and Sheppard being Sheppard, and suddenly they were surrounded, yet again, by angry natives brandishing pointy things, demanding a wedding or else.
scribblinlenore ... The house smelled of pine and spice, the light, clean heat of baking and the heavier, animal warmth of tallow, all the rooms of the downstairs ablaze with candles, as gay as any Viscount's home on the eve of a ball. Jack had spent the early hours chasing
scribblinlenore ... Not every Earth custom met with Teyla's approval, but once John explained the tradition of exchanging presents at Christmas time, she welcomed the idea. "My people have a similar custom in the spring, a celebration of renewal, during which we give tokens
scribblinlenore ... The most recent visit from the Daedalus brought a flood of holiday packages, including a big basket tied up with a bow for Rodney. The card said, Meredith, a little something to brighten your Christmas. Madison wanted me to tell you that she helped with t