“I am lying next to a hot, steaming body…” “Good God woman, keep your dirty little sexual fantasies to yourself!” “Well I would Gill, only I know it’s the only excitement you get this side of Christmas.”
We own this city, every stone – a Murray and Dodson gangster AU
After murdering her cheating husband, Gill Murray inherits his Manchester underworld empire. Fiery and tempestuous, she soon draws the attention of the cautious but ruthless Julie Dodson, Dave’s firecest rival. Only instead of continued warfare, the two women find themselves drawn to each other instead, and what begins as an alliance intended to stabilise their businesses soon turns into something quite different…
I have never been more glad of the fact that tumblr video plays on a loop. I’d forgotten I’d made this little show snip, just found it in my folder and have now watched it over and over again and giggled every time.
“I stopped smoking overnight, remember? So don’t worry about me ending up a lush. I won’t. It’ll stop when the job does.”
“I was fine when I first came back after Helen Bartlett. I was fine for months and then I couldn’t get it out of my head. If I’d locked my car when I took my trolley back, like any normal person with their head screwed on, none of it would’ve happened. She wouldn’t have died. I wouldn’t have nearly died. Thousands of pound of tax payers’ money wouldn’t have been squandered. And if I could make such a basic mistake, how many other mistakes could I make? I lost my nerve.”