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The Night's Watch Welcoming Crew receive a royal retinue and a grey girl on a dying horse within their walls.
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Eliana's twitter: https://twitter.com/arhythmetric
Eliana's reddit account: https://www.reddit.com/user/glass_table_girl
Eliana's blog: https://themanyfacedblog.wordpress.com/
Chloe's twitter: https://twitter.com/liesandarbor
Chloe's blog: www.liesandarborgold.com
Intro by Anton Langhage  

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Jon sends Val off on an adventure with big hopes that she comes back. When he returns to his quarters, he meets a frosty welcome from three not-so-wise men who have some opinions about the direction of the Night's Watch. 

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Eliana's twitter: https://twitter.com/arhythmetric

Eliana's reddit account: https://www.reddit.com/user/glass_table_girl

Eliana's blog: https://themanyfacedblog.wordpress.com/

Chloe's twitter: https://twitter.com/liesandarbor

Chloe's blog: www.liesandarborgold.com

Intro by Anton Langhage   

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The Girls face a few disappointments as we barrel toward the end of Season One in His Dark Materials.  But where there is darkness, there is also light - except maybe not for the Costa Family.  Come get teary for Billy Costa (and plead justice for Tony Makarios) with Girls Gone Canon.

 Check out Lo's piece on Nordic influence in His Dark Materials: https://lo-lynx.tumblr.com/post/189230180712/the-nordic-influences-in-his-dark-materials 

 

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Eliana's twitter: https://twitter.com/arhythmetric

Eliana's reddit account: https://www.reddit.com/user/glass_table_girl

Eliana's blog: https://themanyfacedblog.wordpress.com/

Chloe's twitter: https://twitter.com/liesandarbor

Chloe's blog: www.liesandarborgold.com

Intro: Waltz Of The Skeleton Keys by WombatNoisesAudio | https://soundcloud.com/user-734462061

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Two protagonists join Lyra's party - but at first, not so willingly. Meet Lee Scoresby, Iorek, and also - Kaisa!
 
Check out Lo's piece on Nordic influence in His Dark Materials: https://lo-lynx.tumblr.com/post/189230180712/the-nordic-influences-in-his-dark-materials
 
Check out Chloe's thread on what's still to come in season one: https://twitter.com/liesandarbor/status/1199325819597971456
 
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Intro: Waltz Of The Skeleton Keys by WombatNoisesAudio | https://soundcloud.com/user-734462061
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Time is a flat circle: Jon takes a new set of recruits beyond the Wall to say their vows, despite the danger. When he returns to Castle Black, a message awaits him, rekindling un-brotherly temptation. 

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Eliana's twitter: https://twitter.com/arhythmetric

Eliana's reddit account: https://www.reddit.com/user/glass_table_girl

Eliana's blog: https://themanyfacedblog.wordpress.com/

Chloe's twitter: https://twitter.com/liesandarbor

Chloe's blog: www.liesandarborgold.com

Intro by Anton Langhage   

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After a near-miss escaping Mrs. Coulter's apartment, Lyra joins some familiar faces: The gyptians. With them, she learns more about her past finally begins heading north. Meanwhile, Mrs. Coulter and Lord Boreal continue their respective searches. 

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Lyra leaves Jordan College for London with the hopes of finding Roger, instead finding Ruth Wilson's incredible performance as Mrs. Coulter.
 
Tune in for some info on the alethiometer, visual and character analysis, takes on how the episode went—and more.
 
NOTE: Episodes include spoilers from all three main His Dark Materials books.
 
 
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Intro: Waltz Of The Skeleton Keys by WombatNoisesAudio | https://soundcloud.com/user-734462061
 
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Finally, the end of the first book, here at the end of the world... this world... and perhaps the beginning of a next. But what will it take to bridge the gap? Sacrifice. Oblation. 

Chapter 21 - Lord Asriel's Welcome

Chapter 22 - Betrayal

Chapter 23 - Bridge to the Stars

A great reddit thread (that released after we recorded) compiling other HDM podcasts https://www.reddit.com/r/hisdarkmaterials/comments/dsxdwh/podcast_list_his_dark_materials_tv_books/?st=k2wpqv39&sh=30cc13a1

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Eliana's twitter: https://twitter.com/arhythmetric

Eliana's reddit account: https://www.reddit.com/user/glass_table_girl

Eliana's blog: https://themanyfacedblog.wordpress.com/

Chloe's twitter: https://twitter.com/liesandarbor

Chloe's blog: liesandarborgold.com

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Spiral into an all spoilers cast on everything in (and out) of Lyra's world. Find out what the girls liked (and didn't), and pour one out for Tony Makarios, who will never get the screentime he deserves.
 
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Eliana's twitter: https://twitter.com/arhythmetric Eliana's reddit account: https://www.reddit.com/user/glass_table_girl Eliana's blog: https://themanyfacedblog.wordpress.com/ Chloe's twitter: https://twitter.com/liesandarbor Chloe's blog: www.liesandarborgold.com Intro Waltz Of The Skeleton Keys by WombatNoisesAudio | https://soundcloud.com/user-734462061
 
 
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