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On Gankutsuou and the Alternate Universe

First off, I have limited internet access right now. I’m taking advantage of the current moment to post something, but until I have full on access again, my posting is limited. What’s going on is a variety of things, mainly I had a mental breakdown and found out my meds aren’t working.

Admittly, when I picked up Gankutsuou, I was not familiar with the original Count of Monte Cristo material. I was watching is because my sister wanted to watch it, as she had read the book, and when I had questions, I usually fielded them to her. However, I finally got to see The Count of Monte Cristo movie (color version) that I realized what a magnificent piece of work the anime was. Not only is The Count of Monte Cristo a fascinating story but Gonzo shows how to successfully do an Alternate Universe, not only doing an Alternate Universe in way one but multiple ways.

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Shameless Shipping Day 7: Albert x Eugeine

For February over at Borderline Hikkomori, for the 14 days up until Valentine’s Day, we’d talk about our favorite pairings, and why we loved them. I decided I’d continue the tradition over here, as it’s something I quite liked. Note that shipping wank with be dealt with the rolling of eyes, and laughing.

First off, I could not find very many pictures of this couple, and had to make do with what I could I find. I did find many interesting pictures of Albert and The Count though. I think I’ll get over those with the help of my therapist and a couple years.

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