Picture of the medieval wing, Duke Humfrey’s reading room, Bodleian Library. Image from the blog Blogomata.

#RealTimeReadingADOW (chapter 15): It had been no more than an hour since I’d been with Matthew, but the sight of him stretched out among the first bay of Elizabethan desks in one of the medieval wing’s purgatorial chairs was welcome.

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#RealTimeReadingADOW (chapter 16): “‘She’s a witch,’ he reminded himself as he watched her sleep. ‘She’s not for you.’ The more he said it, the less is seemed to matter.”

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