MandalaMarigold
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Joined 08-19-18, id: 11114774
Author has written 19 stories for Downton Abbey, Doctor Blake Mysteries, and City Homicide.
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The Proper Way of Things by AndAllThatMishigas reviews
Robert Crawley, Viscount Downton, needs money for his family's estate. He has to find a wife whose dowry will save them. Everything about Cora Levinson and her family is highly improper. Robert cannot abide by such things. But marrying her will solve all of their problems. And change both their lives in unimaginable ways, if only they can figure out how to make their marriage work.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 80 - Words: 141,571 - Reviews: 541 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 3/2 - Published: 2/13/2021 - [Robert C., Cora C.] Violet C., Rosamund P. - Complete
A Different Sort of Holiday by AndAllThatMishigas reviews
2021 Secret Santa/December Gift Exchange! Prompt: "Lucien, what on earth are you doing?" Holiday Edition. Gifted to the magnificent mandalamarigold.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,915 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 3 - Published: 12/20/2021 - [Jean B., Lucien B.] Alice H. - Complete
In Her Shoes by rahleeyah reviews
Two words collide. After a difficult choice Jean Beazley wakes up fifty years in the future, in a world that feels alien to her, with no way home. Meanwhile, Jennifer Mapplethorpe finds herself trapped in the past, with no idea how she got there. On their journey home they will discover secrets about themselves, and each other, they never could have imagined.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 26 - Words: 66,597 - Reviews: 101 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 7/20/2021 - Published: 3/24/2021 - [Lucien B., Jean B.] - Complete
Long Way Down by rahleeyah reviews
AU: When a case sends Lucien to a brothel in search of answers he finds more than he bargained for in the local madam. Clever and kind, she holds the key to solving his case, but as Lucien gets to know her he finds more questions than answers.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 69 - Words: 176,852 - Reviews: 397 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 7/23/2020 - Published: 2/10/2020 - Complete
Trousers by bloom-and-grow-forever reviews
Prompt: the first time Lucien sees Jean in pants
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,416 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 7 - Published: 7/1/2020 - Lucien B., Jean B. - Complete
A New Genesis by AndAllThatMishigas reviews
A housekeeper finds herself in a new place and searching for a purpose. A priest finds himself in the same place but utterly lost. The relationship that blossoms between them will change them both utterly and completely. Jean and Lucien AU.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 43 - Words: 81,091 - Reviews: 264 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 6/27/2020 - Published: 2/1/2020 - [Jean B., Lucien B.] - Complete
Salvation Song by rahleeyah reviews
AU: In the days before his father's death, His Royal Highness Prince Lucien returns at last to the country he had abandoned. Struggling with the weight of his own grief and the burden of the crown that has been passed to him, he must try his best to guide himself and his people, and along the way he discovers his own salvation, in a most unexpected place. Still set post-WW2.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 60 - Words: 181,562 - Reviews: 553 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 2/8/2020 - Published: 5/30/2019 - Complete
The Broken Road by rahleeyah reviews
AU: While in captivity in Changi, Lucien Blake meets a man called Christopher Beazley. Christopher's dying request will set Lucien's feet upon the road back to his hometown, and send him straight into the path of the one woman he thought he'd never see again. What Lucien finds when he returns to Ballarat will change the course of his life forever.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 40 - Words: 122,667 - Reviews: 456 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 8/26/2018 - Published: 3/30/2018 - Lucien B., Jean B. - Complete
A Fool's Love by escapewithstories reviews
Lucien makes a mistake and when he attempts to apologize to Jean, she has a most surprising reaction.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,418 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 9 - Published: 7/6/2018 - [Lucien B., Jean B.] - Complete
Storm Surge by bugsfic reviews
The bus to Adelaide is caught in a storm and Jean and Lucien must spend the night in a hotel. What will happen?
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,543 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/17/2017 - [Jean B., Lucien B.] - Complete
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Death Knock reviews
Set at the end of 4.3. Jean processes Mei Lin's return. This was only meant to be a drabble.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,083 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 4/15 - Lucien B., Jean B., Mei Lin B.
The Whisky reviews
Written for gabolange for the 2021 Blake Secret Santa. My prompt was "Lucien/Jean S2 or 3 gap filler - getting to know you/falling in love/parts we didn't see". Set between S2.7 and 2.8.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,785 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/24/2021 - Lucien B., Jean B. - Complete
They Say You'll Know reviews
Lucien and Jean reflect on their relationship. This story is the result of a prompt from the lovely @dreamofragtime
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,518 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/27/2021 - Lucien B., Jean B., Alice H., Charlie D. - Complete
Triggered reviews
Seeing Gina caught them both of guard, now Nick and Jen have a quiet night to talk about things. Set at the end of 4.14.
City Homicide - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,071 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/9/2021 - Complete
Evidence reviews
One of Nick's cold cases is reopened with an interesting twist.
City Homicide - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,744 - Reviews: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/4/2021 - Complete
Unannounced reviews
On a sunny Sunday afternoon, Mr. Hartono drops in on The Claybourne's unexpectedly.
City Homicide - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,875 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/12/2021 - Complete
A Stopover In Melbourne reviews
While Christopher has a stopover in Melbourne and the Beazley boys meet up for a drink.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,912 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/10/2021 - Complete
Nell reviews
Lucien and Jean remember Nell Clasby
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,759 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 7/8/2021 - Published: 6/28/2021 - Lucien B., Jean B. - Complete
Shall We Dance reviews
Set at the very beginning of Family Portrait. Lucien and Jean take a spin on the dancefloor and Jean makes a decision.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,406 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/23/2021 - Lucien B., Jean B.
Validation reviews
Jen opens up to a kind stranger about her heartache after her breakup with Nick. Set at the end of 4.22
City Homicide - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,441 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/30/2021 - Complete
Observed reviews
Lucien watches Jean get ready.
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,106 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/11/2021 - Lucien B., Jean B. - Complete
Her Blue Dress reviews
Nick and Jen get together after the Women in Blue Fundraiser to "talk". Chapter 1 and 2 are rated T, Chapter 3 is rated M
City Homicide - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,800 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/23/2021 - Complete
Jeanuary Collection 2021 reviews
Collection of ficlets written for Jeanuary 2021. K
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 2,319 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/1/2021 - Lucien B., Jean B.
Good Morning, Mrs Blake reviews
Their first morning together, as husband and wife. Jeanuary Big Bash prompt - "Firsts"
Doctor Blake Mysteries - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,034 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 4 - Published: 1/28/2021 - Lucien B., Jean B.
Febrile (In)Fidelity reviews
While sick with the Spanish Flu, memories arise for Cora during a series of fevered dreams. Her illness forces Robert to evaluate his choices and life with his wife. Glimpses of (my take on) pre-cannon Cobert.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 12,619 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 5/8/2020 - Published: 7/11/2019 - Robert C., Cora C.
Need and Want reviews
A possible conversation between Robert and Cora, to bring an end to the Bricker affair.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,838 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 7 - Published: 4/25/2019 - Robert C., Cora C.
The Truth reviews
Cora learns she has a third grandchild from Mrs. Drewe.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,428 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/19/2019
No One Is To Blame reviews
Following the death of their daughter, Lord and Lady Grantham struggle with not only grief, but marital strain.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 18,368 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 4/5/2019 - Published: 10/5/2018 - Robert C., Cora C.
Shivers reviews
Cora and Robert's reunion after he returns from America
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 729 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/22/2018 - Robert C., Cora C. - Complete