;_;so yeah, it was all ~~feelings feelings feelings, shrieking, more feelings, ugly sobbing, full-on howling like a demented monkey, some more feelings, WRITER-PERSON YOU ARE NOT ALLOWED TO DO THIS, brb constructing an ending that doesn't make me want to set fire to everything idek. anyway! people, read this. and then come so we can sob on each other's shoulders.ETA. from skygiants, I am completely convinced that the Bloody Machiavellian British Intelligence Officer whose wife went to the same college as Verity is in fact Lord Peter Wimsey, NEW HEADCANON OMG MUST REREAD WITH THIS IN MIND.