|Reviews for Never Quite Normal|
| 123-321 chapter 46 . 3/3/2009
| OtherMeWriter chapter 46 . 3/3/2009
Sigh oh this just keeps getting better and better! Unfortunately I just keep waiting for the other shoe to drop. Why oh why can't I just be happy for them being happy with each other. *grumbles at self then goes back to re-read the whole LOVELY LOVELY chapter*
THANKS Ladies for another fantastic meal!
OMW the original Ficivore
| Cat Yuy chapter 46 . 3/3/2009
Rose and Joshua 4ever.
And now that I've said, I'd also like to predict a wave may start trying to topple their love boat.
| AFantasticRose chapter 45 . 3/1/2009
This chapter was everything I hoped it would be. And that’s saying something given you built it up for 45 chapters! It was indeed heart-breakingly beautiful and perfect for them. The ending of this was just right for them. And I hope he gets to sleep too, he defiantly deserves it. After sharing all this I can't wait to see what happens next. This was so worth the wait put me through, that was torture. *grumbles at *
| OtherMeWriter chapter 45 . 2/28/2009
gugh LOVELY I don't know when I last read something this sweet! Lyrical beautiful, luscious yum worth all the waiting they endured and so very grand. I so hope that when he finally returns to being the Doctor completely that he doesn't mess this up! At least he will have this time of peace and joy for later regardless of what happens to either of them down the line. Sigh
*wanders off to find husband*
| Deeba the Unchosen chapter 45 . 2/28/2009
Awesome story so far. I just found this, and I'm really enjoying it!
| x-EmilyTennant-x chapter 45 . 2/27/2009
That... was so incredibly hot... and perfect... and... guh... I'm speechless... I shall hopefully be coherent again in time to review the next chapter.
| Kathryn Shadow chapter 44 . 2/27/2009
Aww. That's so sweet. . FLUFF OVERLOAD -falls over grinning-
| Tanydwr chapter 45 . 2/26/2009
I love your interpretation of the Doctor as a broken soldier and his 'human' identity. The alcoholism was a clever device, allowing him to learn to live without the alcohol and thus eventually learn to live with the effects of what he's done.
Mickey, Shireen and Wilson are all brilliant.
*Joshua/Doctor and others should refer to 'arse' instead of ass. Similarly, we're more likely to use 'bum' than 'butt'.
*I don't know anyone who regularly (or even irregularly) buys cream for the tea/coffee. Most of us just use milk (and, just to shatter those closely-held American stereotypes of Brits, I don't drink either tea *or* coffee). Another note is that if someone drinks their tea or coffee 'white' they mean with milk.
*Completely random - whisky (without the 'e') is Scottish whisky. I'm pretty sure that's 'scotch'. Whiskey (with the 'e') is Irish whiskey. I have no idea what the difference is. I just know I hate it and Dad loves it.
*British beer or bitter is stronger than American ones. There are tonnes of different kinds, and they have brilliant names like 'Old Speckled Hen', 'Ruddles', 'Bluebird' and 'Brains/SA' (that's Welsh!). That's not even taking into account home-brewed and local stuff. Not a huge point now Joshua's alcoholism has ceased, but possibly interesting. And for some reason, even without seeing the Brigadier episodes, I get the feeling that he could be an afficianado of ales.
Hope those help. And even if they're not useful that they're vaguely interesting. It's hilarious because I don't drink alcohol either. Am mildly addicted to Diet Coke though. *shrugs* I have to get my caffeine fix somehow.
Great work from both of you, your disclaimers are outrageous, and I look forward to more of the story, particularly when the Doctor appears. It seems he's rather fond of Rose, which is definitely a good sign.
P.S. Yes, I know I'm loquaicious. Appropriate for a Doctor Who fan, dontcha think?
| Isis the Sphinx chapter 45 . 2/25/2009
I generally got the whole idea of this chapter from a thirty second skim. la..ti..da... Thanks for the warning.
Though, seriously, I think these chapters belong on the adult fanfiction site... Meh.
| Shadowed Gold chapter 45 . 2/25/2009
This chapter was so lovely, there aren't even words to review it properly, so I won't try. Hot and sexy and touching and sweet...
You guys owe me new wall paint. Mine's all scorched and melted now.
| ArjetLuna chapter 45 . 2/25/2009
wow. just. wow.
There are scenes and then... there are scenes. and this was one of the latter. for something so profoundly physical, this almost brought tears to my eyes. well done.
still can't wait for the wall. or the tree. :D
| seren23 chapter 45 . 2/25/2009
Oh. Thank you. Absolutely gorgeous and and fantastic! That's all I can manage at the moment. Just amazing.
| Coru chapter 45 . 2/24/2009
Good lord! 45 chapters of wait and that was SO WORTH IT! This was amazing - and I'm so boggled by the talent that the two of you possess. All the interaction between Joshua and Rose felt natural, real and very, very loving.
In short, it was wonderful.
| Qualia Des chapter 45 . 2/24/2009
YAY! FINALLY, THE PORN! -is a very happy reader right now- XD