Monthly Archives: May 2013

Gosick II – 3.1

chapter three — Cordelia’s daughter [1] It was like they had gone back in time and arrived in a medieval village. Light rain continued to fall, pouring thick, milky white fog on the village in the narrow basin, which was … Continue reading

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Gosick II – Monologue 2

We ascended a rugged mountain. The road was steep, and the carriage so swung wildly from side to side that it startled me. Light rain continued to fall. Hardly anyone spoke inside the carriage; the only sound came from the … Continue reading

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Gosick II – 2.3

[3] The next morning, while Kazuya and Victorique ate their breakfast of black tea, bread, and ham cold cuts in the inn’s dining room, they heard the sound of several young men coming down the staircase. A man of medium … Continue reading

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Gosick II – 2.2

[2] The town had only one inn. “Mountain climbers? We never get those. The slopes are too steep around here; nobody would want to climb even higher unless they had to.” When they reached the inn and questioned the innkeeper, … Continue reading

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Gosick II – 2.1

chapter two — the squirrel in the hatbox [1] Soon enough, they came to a stop at another station and changed trains to a mountain railway that led deep into the Alps. This railway was built on the Abt system, … Continue reading

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Gosick II – Monologue 1

Every night — I remember blood. Oh, it may have happened long ago, but every night, I can still remember the bright color, the sound, the sensation. That beautifully ornamented brass dagger, and the dull sound it made as it … Continue reading

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