Monthly Archives: June 2013

Gosick II – 5.2

[2] The study was completely still. It looked as though no one had gone inside for a very long time. The bookshelves and writing desk were covered in dust, and the sunlight that came in from the half-opened blue velvet … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | Leave a comment

Gosick II – 5.1

chapter five — a secret sleeps in the forest [1] The hooves of a horse-drawn carriage pounded up the thorn-covered slopes early the next morning after departing from the town of Horowitz at the base of the mountain, and arrived … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | Leave a comment

Gosick II – Monologue 4

Serves you right. That’s what was running through my mind. I tried so hard not to let it show on my face. I had to concentrate on looking surprised, shocked, saddened. Good thing no one noticed. I feared that they … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | 1 Comment

Gosick II – 4.2

[2] After the commotion at daybreak, the villagers returned to their homes, ate a simple breakfast, then reassembled in the town square after noon. They extinguished the lanterns on the floats, leaving only the brightly colored banners that flapped violently … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | 1 Comment

Gosick II – 4.1

chapter four – red turnip lanterns and the Winter Man [1] Dawn slowly approached the nameless village. Kazuya rocked back and forth in the rocking chair in the corner of the room, where he would wake up from a light … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | Leave a comment

Gosick II – Monologue 3

I awoke at midnight, sensing a presence. In the manor, there was no sound but the strange echoing of the wind blowing faintly outside my window. I carefully approached the door to my room, and listened. “…So, in the middle … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | Leave a comment

Gosick II – 3.3

[3] As the sun slowly set, the quiet darkness of another day’s end began to pervade the nameless village. Beyond the window of Victorique’s room, through the opened curtains, the blazing sun sank onto the tall oak trees until it … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | 2 Comments

Gosick II – 3.2

[2] Each traveler had been prepared a guest bedroom near the back of the third floor. All were spacious, and had large canopy beds planted squarely in their center. A mirror was built into the wall at around chest height. … Continue reading

Posted in Gosick | 1 Comment