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The third and final book of ''TheMilkweedTriptych''.

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The third and final book of ''TheMilkweedTriptych''.
''Literature/TheMilkweedTriptych''.


* TheUriahGambit: Marsh[[subscript:1]] steals the blood samples of the warlocks and puts it in the box uses for the teleportation, so the warlocks will be unexpectedly transported (along with the commando team) to the war zone, where he can more easily arrange their demise.

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* TheUriahGambit: Marsh[[subscript:1]] steals the blood samples of the warlocks and puts it in the box uses used for the teleportation, so the warlocks will be unexpectedly transported (along with the commando team) to the war zone, where he can more easily arrange their demise.


* TheUriahGambit: Marsh[[subscript:1]] steals the blood samples of the warlocks and puts it in the box uses for the teleportation, so the warlocks be unexpectedly transported (along with the commando team) to the war zone, where he can more easily arrange their demise.

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* TheUriahGambit: Marsh[[subscript:1]] steals the blood samples of the warlocks and puts it in the box uses for the teleportation, so the warlocks will be unexpectedly transported (along with the commando team) to the war zone, where he can more easily arrange their demise.

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* DramaticDrop: Gretel scalds herself with boiling water when she drops a kettle the first time her prediction goes wrong.


* TheUriahGambit: Marsh[[subscript:1]] steals the blood samples of the warlocks and puts it in the box uses for the teleportation, so they'll be unexpectedly transported to the war zone where he can more easily arrange their demise.

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* TheUriahGambit: Marsh[[subscript:1]] steals the blood samples of the warlocks and puts it in the box uses for the teleportation, so they'll the warlocks be unexpectedly transported (along with the commando team) to the war zone zone, where he can more easily arrange their demise.


* IHatePastMe: [[spoiler: Marsh becomes disturbed when meeting his younger self and realizes how much of a self-righteous abrasive JerkAss he was and how this is people see him.]]

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* IHatePastMe: [[spoiler: Marsh becomes disturbed when meeting his younger self and realizes how much of a self-righteous abrasive JerkAss he was and how this is how people see him.]]


* IHatePastMe: [[spoiler: Marsh[[subscript:1]] becomes disturbed when meeting his younger self and realizes how much of a self-righteous abrasive JerkAss he was and how this is people see him.]]

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* IHatePastMe: [[spoiler: Marsh[[subscript:1]] Marsh becomes disturbed when meeting his younger self and realizes how much of a self-righteous abrasive JerkAss he was and how this is people see him.]]

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* IHatePastMe: [[spoiler: Marsh[[subscript:1]] becomes disturbed when meeting his younger self and realizes how much of a self-righteous abrasive JerkAss he was and how this is people see him.]]


* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The warlocks are dead and humanity is saved. Marsh[[subscript:2]] gets to live out his life with Liv and their daughter. Marsh[[subscript:1]] however has to go into hiding alone overseas as he's a wanted man, and Will has been murdered by Gretel.]]

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* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The warlocks are dead and humanity is saved. Marsh[[subscript:2]] Marsh-2 gets to live out his life with Liv and their daughter. Marsh[[subscript:1]] Marsh-1 however has to go into hiding alone overseas as he's a wanted man, and Will has been murdered by Gretel.]]


* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The warlocks are dead and humanity is saved. Marsh-2 gets to live out his life with Liv and their daughter. Marsh-1 however has to go into hiding alone overseas as he's a wanted man, and Will has been murdered by Gretel.]]

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* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The warlocks are dead and humanity is saved. Marsh-2 Marsh[[subscript:2]] gets to live out his life with Liv and their daughter. Marsh-1 Marsh[[subscript:1]] however has to go into hiding alone overseas as he's a wanted man, and Will has been murdered by Gretel.]]



* KickTheSonOfABitch: [[spoiler:Gretel's exile; the island is too windswept to allow wildflowers to grow (Gretel's hobby), and the last words of both Marsh's is to inform Gretel that her brother Klaus is dead.]]

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* KickTheSonOfABitch: [[spoiler:Gretel's exile; the island is too windswept to allow wildflowers to grow (Gretel's hobby), and the last words of both Marsh's is Marshes are to inform Gretel that her brother Klaus is dead.]]



* NoYay (InUniverse) whenever Gretel hits on either Marsh.

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* NoYay (InUniverse) whenever Gretel hits on either Marsh.MultipleNarrativeModes: Most of the book is in third-person, but Marsh[[subscript:1]]'s POV sections are in first-person. This helps to avoid confusing the two Marshes...


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* NoYay (InUniverse) whenever Gretel hits on either Marsh.

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* HistoricalInJoke: Gretel is apparently responsible for the Germans' slow response to the Dunkirk evacuation, and for otherwise making sure the Second World War actually happens in the way we remember it happening.


* TeleFrag: Marsh[[subscript:1]] kills the twins this way.



* TrustPassword: Needed to enter Milkweed. Fortunately for Marsh[[subscript:1]], they're the same as in his timeline.

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* TrustPassword: Needed to enter Milkweed. Fortunately for Marsh[[subscript:1]], they're the same as in his timeline.timeline.
* TheUriahGambit: Marsh[[subscript:1]] steals the blood samples of the warlocks and puts it in the box uses for the teleportation, so they'll be unexpectedly transported to the war zone where he can more easily arrange their demise.


* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The warlocks are dead and humanity is saved. Marsh-2 gets to live out his life with Liz and their daughter. Marsh-1 however has to go into hiding alone overseas as he's a wanted man, and Will has been murdered by Gretel.]]

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* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The warlocks are dead and humanity is saved. Marsh-2 gets to live out his life with Liz Liv and their daughter. Marsh-1 however has to go into hiding alone overseas as he's a wanted man, and Will has been murdered by Gretel.]]


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* IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy: Marsh[[subscript:1]] forgoes life with Olivia so that Marsh[[subscript:2]] will have the happy marriage they never had.

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* SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong

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