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Genre: M/M Historical
Love in the Dark Ages with an unlikely pair, Thorstein, the Viking marauder and Godwin, the shepherd.
Easy going tale of a fallen warrior and his nurse. The misunderstandings are easily and quickly dealt with as the characters are very trusting. The sexual congress is sweet, patient and almost too contemporary in its attention to detail and technique.
There is some nice Norse terminology included and explained in the glossary provided, though the context makes the definitions clear.
Overall, an uncomplicated enemies to lovers' historical short story.