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Sep. 23rd, 2018


[info]_sprat

I am still getting used to the modern fashions, but these dresses are cooler than my dresses from home here, though it is still uncomfortably warm. I don't mind school, I suppose. It's different from what Ma taught me. The numbers portion in particular seems to have gotten more complex.

I like getting to learn new music, however. It's different from what I usually play at the house, but it's nice all the same.

[info]ladycontrary

Mycroft is still in a spell-induced sleep in one of my guest bedrooms over a week after the ball. Having no experience with faeries, how long might we expect these spells to last? Has anyone found anything other than time and patience that might break it?

Filtered to Edwin Jarvis
It seems that your employer has arrived.

Sep. 22nd, 2018


[info]starkthefirst

I HAVE A SON?!

Jarvis, I need a drink.

Peg, help me out here, will ya?

Steve! How... how friggin many of you are there?

....that's one hell of a smooth process for newcomers. How long has this been happening for them to get it that perfect?!

I HAVE A SON??!!?!??!

Sep. 18th, 2018


[info]queent

We realize the timing worked out to not be ideal, but we're hoping this gives some people something to look forward to.

Announcing:

FALL THEATER PRODUCTION: DEATH ON THE NILE )

Sep. 14th, 2018


[info]displacedmod

Event: Unseelie Court Ball

WHO: The Displaced and a bunch of fairies.
WHEN: From midnight until 6am. Technically early Sunday morning.
WHERE: Another dimension
WHAT: The Unseelie Court invites you to a ball. (Make sure to tag your characters as you add them). Masks arrived shortly after the Abducted were taken the prior night.
TRIGGERS: TBD

Welcome, welcome! )

Sep. 13th, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

I do find it difficult for me to resist a ball, but the mysterious nature of this one has me feeling hesitant. I have no experience with faeries. Ought I be concerned if I attend?

[Filtered to Mycroft]
What do you think? Do you plan to go?

Sep. 11th, 2018


[info]royalpaininthe

I've got to move somewhere that doesn't have dangerous mythical creatures besides me one of these days.

Sep. 10th, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

WHO: Mary Crawley, Matt Murdock
WHERE: The streets of Tumbleweed
WHEN: Monday, September 3ed, 9:00 pm
WHAT: Mary gets into trouble, and the Devil of Hell’s Kitchen Tumbleweed appears to help
WARNINGS: Violence
STATUS: Complete in gdocs

back here )

Sep. 3rd, 2018


[info]saint_matthew

[Voice to Text]
Letting people know that Harvey Specter disappeared.

[Private to Mary Crowley]
I hate to ask you this on Labor Day, but I really need your help. The Rodriguez case that Harvey's been working on goes on trial tomorrow morning, and there's no way it can schedule at such short notice. I need to familiarize myself with the case, but all of Harvey's notes are printed. Can you come over to the office later to read them to me? You'll get paid overtime.

[Private to Maya Lopez]
What would you say to a rematch?

Sep. 2nd, 2018


[info]fallenrobin

The community college here any good? I know I could have someone fake a B.S. for me (pun intended), but I thought it might be nice to get a degree from somewhere other than Batcave University. You know. Try a different mascot, take classes when the sun's out, get a diploma I can stick on a wall instead of an old, singed costume in a case.

Aug. 19th, 2018


[info]royalpaininthe

I have one vital question.

Where's Batman in all of this? If you ask me, we've been cheated.

Gif under cut. )

Aug. 14th, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

Well, this is... different. I think I look like a princess in one of those Disney films. It's unnerving, but it could be worse, I suppose, now that I've gotten over the initial shock.

Mr. Murdock, Mr. Specter, I hope you don't mind that your secretary has been turned into a drawing.

Aug. 5th, 2018


[info]secretwife

(ooc: backdated to yesterday)

[Friends and Family]
Thank you again to everyone who came last night. I hope you enjoyed it.
[Mycroft Holmes]
And thank you again to you for arranging everything.

Aug. 2nd, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

FILTERED TO MATT MURDOCK AND HARVEY SPECTER
Good day, gentlemen.

My name is Lady Mary Crawley. I recently spoke to Mr. Specter about his need of a secretary for your new law firm. He recommended that we all speak together, since I will need Mr. Murdock's approval as well, of course.

I admit that I have never done secretarial work. To be upfront, I am from 1924 originally and my father is the Earl of Grantham. Ladies of my class were not secretaries. I'm still not thrilled at Be that as it may, I think that I would be well suited to this position. Back home, I ran my family's estate. It required being quite organized and paying attention to detail. I think those skills would help me. I'm also getting better with my typing, though I would be willing to take a typing course, if you gentlemen would prefer.

I don't wish to assume anything, but if you would like to have me come in for a formal interview to see if I would be a good fit for your firm, I would be happy to. Or, I can answer any questions that you might have over this device.


ADDED LATER: FILTERED TO MYCROFT
I've got a job working as a secretary at Mr. Specter and Mr. Murdock's law firm.

Jul. 26th, 2018


[info]whynonna

Who's up for getting something shitfaced tonight? And who is up for getting laid tonight? Bonus points if you're both. Bonus points if you look like Jason Momoa.

IDK how many people he knew around here, but Doc Holliday's gone. Disappeared. Poof!

WAVERLY EARP:
Doc's gone.

Jul. 21st, 2018


[info]whynonna

There is some weird shit out there for sale. Needful Things actually has a "Dimple Maker" from the 30s. Apparently, dimples were in. It looks like a torture device. Anyone want to try it?

The best thing though... a PACK SMOKER. A whole pack. Who needs to smoke that much in one sitting? Look at this thing:

Jul. 15th, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

Who: Mary Crawley and Harvey Specter
What: Random Meeting
When: July 15th
Where: Starbucks
Warnings: Probably none

back here )

Jul. 11th, 2018


[info]brother_mine

[Private to John Murphy, Johanna Mason, Mary Crowley]
Taking advantage of all these tourists, I'm opening the warehouse for people to come in and browse. If you're able, it would be wonderful if any of you could assist.

Jul. 6th, 2018


[info]spaceviking

The heat is unbearable here. It's as if the sun is angry with us.

Is the sun angry with us? Did any of you do something to it?

Should I create thunderstorms? The clouds they bring will give us relief. I'll keep them going for the next few days or until one of the Ororos makes me stop.

Jul. 3rd, 2018


[info]thewhisperer

Remember to leave milk and cookies out for Captain America, when he comes to leave presents under your flag. I stole this joke. Love, Rick Jones.

Jul. 2nd, 2018


[info]brother_mine

I knew something was amiss when first thing in the morning I found John Watson's Natu on the sill, motionlessly staring through the window. For those keeping score, I confirmed that both John and my brother Sherlock have disappeared from Tumbleweed, along with 221b. Again. Please, spare me your condolences and platitudes, I don't want to read or hear them; they are unnecessary.

On an unrelated note, I shall be going away on a business related trip to London for five days, and I require somebody to mind these pokemon in my care, the above mentioned Natu and my Eevee. Those that are interested may inquire to this post.

Jul. 1st, 2018


[info]evening_epitaph

[Fellow English (Includes the different universe ones, and Alucard)]

For those who expressed interest in attending the gathering on the Fourth, I would ask for a confirmation, so I have plenty of refreshments at hand. The Manor is located at [Address] and feel free to arrive any time after three.

[info]ladycontrary

Last week, when the world turned into a faerie land for a day, there was a faerie man who followed me about and expressed his undying love for me. He simply wouldn't take no for an answer. It was flattering at first but then grew a bit irritating. Take note men, following a woman about is not a way to get them to love you.

Apparently I should have taken him up on his offer. He was actually quite handsome. I wonder what faerie men are like in bed.


[FILTERED TO MYCROFT]
Albus has decided that he would prefer that he and I merely be friends.

Jun. 25th, 2018


[info]tinysteve

the morning after the plot

So last night?

That kind of thing happen regularly around here?

Jun. 21st, 2018


[info]liesbecomeus

FILTER TO THE FAMILY AND ANY SIGNIFICANT OTHERS
I intended to inform everyone sooner but with the end of term and the Senior Class trip, once again, this got away from me. Still, we have time.

James, Lily Luna and I will be taking a family trip with Credence, Luna and Helena to Florida next month. I was gifted a trip from the portal back during the winter holidays and we are just now able to take advantage of it. Should anyone like to also venture to the Sunshine State, and the Walt Disney resorts, while we are in attendance, we would be more than glad to spend some time with you during our trip. We will be there from July 8th to the 14th. I've attached our itinerary [here].

Let us know.

As for the current trip I am chaperoning, the 5 mile hike in Yellowstone was, well, intense.
FILTER TO GEORGE & ANGELINA WEASLEY
I do not know if you will want to go, or will be able to with the shop having just open, but if you cannot, I would still like to take Fred with us. If that is alright. I think Helena would have a more enjoyable time with someone her age and I do not want him to feel excluded.

Jun. 13th, 2018


[info]evening_epitaph

[Fellow English (Includes the different universe ones, and Alucard (Hellsing))]

Soon enough the Americans will host their Fourth again, and I was wondering if anyone would care to get together and have our own little gathering. One where there's a lot less fireworks.

Jun. 11th, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

DMs SENT SEPARATELY TO MYCROFT AND ALBUS
There is a woman here who looks uncannily like my sister. It's quite unnerving, particularly because I think she runs some sort of gambling hall.

Jun. 9th, 2018


[info]queenofpretend

I see congratulations are in order for forming your own country. It is a terrible shame that I should arrive here in the New World along with Mrs. Quigley's home, but no Mrs. Quigley to speak of, nor anyone else who previously resided there. It is a fine and most reputable house, visited often by those with of discerning tastes. Now there only vacancies to be filled. Whatever am I to do?

There is still plenty of wine to drink, the vintage most agreeable in my time, though I suspect might be a curiosity in yours. It would be absolutely wicked of me to indulge without offering. Therefore I have no choice but to cordially invite all of you to my home on the Eve of the Thirteenth, which I find appropriate given my circumstances, at [address].

If you are a gambler, I would be most honored to host you at my table.

Please come in your most fashionable. I am curious to see more of what people are wearing these days. I still have much to learn of your world and am grateful for the company.


To new friendships,
Miss Charlotte Wells

Jun. 6th, 2018


[info]butler_did_it

May I be among those to express my delight at last weekend's ball. It had to be one of the most enjoyable evenings I've had since my arrival through the portal. The catering was marvelous, and in particular the pastries. They were of interest to me because recently I've come across the BBC program, The Great British Baking Show, and I can't get enough! Most of the items I already know how to bake - bread, Victoria sponges, self saucing puddings, even fancy preparations such as Mille-Feuille, but there are a lot of new techniques that are exciting. Since the portal brought over all my baking equipment and supplies, I've considered taking a course.

[Private to Those Who Played Bridge With Edwin at the Ball]
Would any of you be at all interested in getting together on a regular basis for cards? In my experience, the amount of people around nowadays that know how to play bridge is few and far between, what to speak of those who even know what you're talking about. I'd love to host something.


[Private to Peggy Carter]
I have a serious question, and please be brutally honest.
Do you think I'm too effeminate?

Jun. 4th, 2018


[info]playtheman

When I made that bet about being able to talk kidnappers into releasing me, I did not account for science fiction. Rookie mistake.


Harvey Specter.

Jun. 3rd, 2018


[info]hurlyburly

netpost: sunday evening

[There is zero context given to the video Julia has posted to the displaced network. It appears to be vertically filmed cell phone footage of older Tony Stark shaving his goatee to this song. Tony's voice can barely be heard over the audio, but Julia added subtitles: "There's a very real possibility that underneath this is just another beard." She's trying to hold in her snickers behind the camera.]


ooc: for out of character context, look here.

May. 25th, 2018


[info]pottedflowers

I really want to be more excited about my broom, but it came around the same time as Dad leaving and now I'm just disappointed.

[Potter Siblings]
Can we do a sibling hang out thing? I miss all your faces and I'm sad. I need a sibling or two to lean against and look sad with. :(

[Filtered to James & Lily Potter]
How are you guys doing?

[info]drexaminer

Thanks to a gift from the portal, it looks like the plans for my clinic will be up and running sooner than expected, so it seems like a good time as any to put out a help wanted ad here.

In Vein Clinic will be opening in council 8 within the month of June. I'm looking for at least two more licensed physicians in family medicine, along with RNs, LPNs, and secretarial staff. I wanted to put this offer to those of us who are displaced first before looking elsewhere. While I do want our people to feel safe coming here for any treatment, I do want to let you know that the clinic will be open to all populations in the area.

That being said, if anyone would be willing to do magical wards of some kinds to our place and a designated room for some of us that have to hide our true identities, that would be much appreciated. I'd just like a list of people right now who I can reach out to when the clinic is completed next month.

May. 23rd, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

It appears as though my gift has finally arrived: my horse from back home! I was so thrilled to receive the call from the base that she was here. I rode her home, though unfortunately my backyard here is not nearly as vast as it was back home and I've nowhere to keep her. There were a few people who mentioned owning or running ranches before. Would anyone be able to give me an estimate on how much it would cost to board a horse?

DM to Mycroft
Have you seen that there is going to be another ball? I'm quite excited. Albus has asked me again.


DM to Albus (added)
Did you like what I wore to the ball last time? If you'd prefer, I can try something that might be a bit more contemporary to this time period.

May. 22nd, 2018


[info]spoilers_

I must have been a good girl, because our benevolent portal overlord has seen fit to bestow upon me a beautiful set of wheels in just my color.

photograph attached )

[info]royalpaininthe

The portal evidently saw fit to deliver one my favorite hounds from when I was still human.

I don't think adjusting to the modern era will cause him much difficulty.

Pic, no filter )

May. 9th, 2018


[info]liesbecomeus

FILTER TO MARY CRAWLEY
Are you free Saturday?

FILTER TO RONAN LYNCH
Someone wanted you to see this.

FILTER TO CREDENCE BAREBONES & LUNA LOVEGOOD
We never did take that Disney world trip.

FILTER TO THE POTTER SIBLINGS
How do you both feel about the subject of Florida?

May. 6th, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

Who: Mary Crawley and Mycroft Holmes
What: Visiting Mycroft after the Dementor attack
When: May 2nd
Where: Mycroft's apartment
Warnings: Possible discussion of the attack

back here )

May. 4th, 2018


[info]royalpaininthe

I'm not hosting a Kentucky Derby party, because to do so would require I provide you with food and alcohol, but you are welcome to watch the race with me tomorrow.

I'll also be viewing the likely pathetic coverage of the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event on Sunday. Again, my door is open.

May. 1st, 2018


[info]brother_mine

I'm pleased to announce that my new business, Keepsakes has been launched. Currently, it is an online store, but should you be interested, you may make an arrangement with me to have a tour of our local warehouse. We sell items that were brought from Agrabah, Camelot, Arendelle, and Alola. Furniture, lamps, rugs, jewelry, chachkies. I've been aggressively promoting, and have already made a substantial sale to a business in Dallas. We have ambitions to to expand by investing profits into more items, and in the future, opening a storefront in Tumbleweed.

In addition to Keepsakes, I am offering my services as a piano tutor. For the past few months I've been given private lessons to Padmé Amidala, who has proven to be an excellent pupil. Interested parties may inquire herewith.

[Private to James Potter]
Regarding the Dementor attack of April 15th, I trust they were all eliminated from town?

Apr. 30th, 2018


[info]thunderation

Looks like it's bout time I started earnin' myself a honest livin. Hell, maybe it's high time I went back into dentistry. Wouldn't that be somethin.

filter: mal orestev
How's that tractor comin' along?

Apr. 27th, 2018


[info]butler_did_it

Dancing has certainly changed since my era. A pity. It would be nice if there were a dance hall in town.

Is the film Casablanca good? The Tumbleweed calendar says that's what's playing on Movie Night, this coming Monday.

Apr. 18th, 2018


[info]liesbecomeus

I suppose it was inevitable. Our Growlithe is now officially known as Skylar. It didn't matter that he looks like a canine. Helena's dead set on it and she's got him coming at the call of the name now.

She's asked if we can get a dog house. Of course, after asking for it, she promptly told me that he still needed to sleep inside. I think she wants the dog house more as a play house of her own than for him.

LADY MARY CRAWLEY
Hello, Mary.

Apr. 16th, 2018


[info]unsolved

[Filtered to John Murphy, Mary Crawley, & Padmé Amidala]
My brother [...] Mycroft Holmes is recovering from a dementor attack. Thought his friends associates ought to know. Hopefully the rest of you faired better, but in the event that you lost a limb, do share. His flat is cluttered and boring.
[Filtered to John Watson]
It's bad. He's reminicising.

Apr. 9th, 2018


[info]royalpaininthe

How, exactly, does a luxury condo from Vancouver wind up inside of a single-family home in Texas?

Not that I mind. It saves me from buying new curtains. And it's a relief to gain some distance from the rest of my kind.

[Filtered to the PH Group]

I don't like this situation with the missing military.

[info]brother_mine

[Private to John Murphy]
As promised, I have a job for you. Do you still require a kitten, or did you take a pokemon?

[Private to Padmé Amidala]
We haven't communicated in a while. How are you?

[Private to Mary Crawley]
Did you awake in Downton Abbey this morning?

Apr. 8th, 2018


[info]nottiberius

When I said I might take a vacation, this wasn't what I had in mind. Not that I'm complaining.

Does anyone have a swimsuit I can borrow? ... Or is there a nude beach somewhere?

Name's Jim Kirk, by the way.

Apr. 4th, 2018


[info]ladycontrary

Some of you have found some rather cute species of these little creatures, but I've had no such luck. The first one I have appears to be some sort of grub. The second is an orangutan creature. I can't say I'm interested in keeping either of them. They're quite hideous, really. But if anyone happens to like animals of that sort or is trying to complete some sort of collection, do let me know. I might trade for anything that might be appropriate for a pet, or I might simply give them to you. Both of these will be released before we leave the island.

At least the spa is nice.

[info]brother_mine

[Private to 'Friends' as such, since we all know Mycroft doesn't have friends]
The new arrival who goes by the name of Sherlock Holmes may closely resemble my brother, but he is from a different universe than my own. He is not the same person who was here, previously.

[info]unsolved

You're more likely to die by tripping, a lightning strike, or a government sanctioned execution than an unprovoked shark attack. We kill approximately 100 million sharks a year.

Hello. Again, apparently.

DR. STEPHEN STRANGE:
Tea or coffee?

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