History FanFic / AncientLanguages

7th Jul '15 9:16:22 AM erforce
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* ShoutOut: In chapter 15, the characters watch two old films, ''Film/SomewhereInTime'' and ''Film/{{Titanic}}'', and make references to their plots.

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* ShoutOut: In chapter 15, the characters watch two old films, ''Film/SomewhereInTime'' and ''Film/{{Titanic}}'', ''Film/{{Titanic 1997}}'', and make references to their plots.
17th Mar '14 6:09:18 PM Kernigh
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* InterspeciesRomance: There is an interspecies LoveTriangle. Elhael and Glorfindel, both male elves, want Lyla, a mortal woman.
17th Mar '14 1:18:12 PM Kernigh
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* HidingBehindTheLanguageBarrier: Chapter 24 has a scene where Lyla speaks Russian with a woman from Moscow. They pretend to talk about Fort Collins. The real topic is a man with them, who understands English but not Russian.
9th Feb '14 1:08:00 PM Kernigh
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* FaceOnAMilkCarton: No milk carton, but the elves show a photo of Lyla to strangers. "Have you seen this woman?" Lyla is missing, and the elves suppose that Lyla might in Fort Collins.
17th Nov '13 4:25:58 PM Kernigh
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* WeatherReportNarration: The first chapter opens with, "It was a Tuesday morning, the sky was black, and the earth seemed to tremble with the mighty rumbling of the thunder. The rain was coming down in sheets, and the wind whipped the trees around like they were twigs."
25th Jul '13 3:05:04 PM Kernigh
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* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: The story is set in 2024, which is twenty ''years'' into the future. Technology has some improvements: cell phones have become small earpieces, televisions and laptops are thin, and some devices understand voice commands.

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* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: The story is set in 2024, which is twenty ''years'' into the future. Technology has some improvements: cell phones have become small earpieces, televisions and laptops are thin, and some devices understand voice commands.
commands. Also, hair dye is convenient and popular.
* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Some residents of Fort Collins have blue or pink hair, because in the future, hair dye is permanent until a "special shampoo" washes off the dye.
25th Jul '13 2:26:44 PM Kernigh
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''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4941900/1/Marks-of-Time Marks of Time]]'', the sequel, brings in a BigBad to wreck the happy ending of the previous story. Also, elves come to Fort Collins.

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''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4941900/1/Marks-of-Time Marks of Time]]'', the sequel, brings in a BigBad to wreck the happy ending of the previous story. Also, elves come to Fort Collins.
Collins. Its tropes are in the second list below.



* LoveTriangle: Two triangles.

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* LoveTriangle: Two triangles.triangles, two types of TriangRelations.



* FaceOnAMilkCarton: No milk carton, but the elves show a photo of Lyla to strangers. "Have you seen this woman?" Lyla is missing from the elves' world, and the elves suppose that Lyla might in Fort Collins.
* FishOutOfWater: Elves from ''The Lord of the Rings'' appear in Fort Collins! The locals suppose that the elves are Renaissance actors, or just weird. Technology like televisions, cell phones, and

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* FaceOnAMilkCarton: No milk carton, but the elves show a photo of Lyla to strangers. "Have you seen this woman?" Lyla is missing from the elves' world, missing, and the elves suppose that Lyla might in Fort Collins.
* FishOutOfWater: Elves from ''The Lord of the Rings'' appear in Fort Collins! The locals suppose that the elves are Renaissance actors, or just weird. Technology like televisions, cell phones, and "automo-cars" confuses the elves.



* ImaginaryLoveTriangle: When trouble comes between Lyla and her husband, each one suspects that the other has found a new lover. The suspicions are false.

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* ImaginaryLoveTriangle: When trouble comes between Lyla and her husband, husband each one suspects suspect that the other has found a new lover. The suspicions are false.lover.
25th Jul '13 1:07:52 PM Kernigh
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* ChildhoodFriendRomance: Meredith and Gilorn. They met as children, because Meredith's parents knew Gilorn's parents. They began the romance as adults, having reunited after being apart for years.

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* ChildhoodFriendRomance: Meredith and Gilorn. They met as children, because Meredith's parents knew Gilorn's parents. They began the romance as adults, having reunited after After being apart for years.years, they enter the romance as adults.


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* ShoutOut: In chapter 15, the characters watch two old films, ''Film/SomewhereInTime'' and ''Film/{{Titanic}}'', and make references to their plots.
14th Jul '13 4:12:05 PM Kernigh
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* SheCleansUpNicely: Meredith does this in chapter 29 "Youth". She stuns Gilorn by presenting herself in a "deep blue dress" and arriving late. Gilorn has not seen Meredith for years; the contrast is between the older Meredith here, and the "Little Meredith" from Gilorn's memory.

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* SheCleansUpNicely: SheIsAllGrownUp: Meredith does this in chapter 29 "Youth". She stuns Gilorn by presenting herself in a "deep blue dress" and arriving late.dress". Gilorn has not seen Meredith for years; the contrast is between the older Meredith here, and the "Little Meredith" from Gilorn's memory.
14th Jul '13 4:03:57 PM Kernigh
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* ShipperOnDeck: Lyla tries to pair Caleniel with someone. In chapter 16 "Decisions", Lyla uses a trick to bring them together.

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* ShipperOnDeck: Lyla tries to pair Caleniel with someone. In chapter 16 "Decisions", Lyla uses a trick to bring them the pair together.
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