A story of this magnitude (over 1
megabyte of text, 56 chapters in three parts) is not solely the effort
of one person. My sincere thanks to:
DanielSan - who kept me (almost) honest
insofar as my characterization of the main characters and who caught
more than a few glaring typos and manglings of the English language
(American or English).
Paul1954 - who read my words to ensure
that, in my attempt to make my characters sound English-Victorian, I
did not make too much a hash of it. I am sure that it was often a
Brandy Dewinter - Simply stated, without
her help, support, guidance and every so often a well intentioned nag,
this story would not have happened. I think that about 85% of the words
are mine, and the rest are hers, but all of them (mine in particular)
are better for her eagle-eye for detail, grammar, theme and plot.