Mild CP spoilers…
“I absolutely love Sophie and Gideon. Please tell me their story is not over yet.”
There will be more Sophie and also Gideon in Clockwork Princess. Things have been set up with them that have to resolve in some way. They will continue their character arcs, whether separately or together.
Also, look out for … SCONES.
“whether separately or together…” IT BETTER BE TOGETHER RATHER THAN SEPARATELY
Maybe she’ll burn his scones and he’ll be mad and be all like: I CA NEVER MARRY A WOMAN WHO BURN MY SCONES!
…. could be.
“I am not calling him Buford,” said Charlotte sternly. “Perhaps James or William, perhaps Thomas. I always liked the name Alexander.”
“I like that one,” said Gideon.
Alec’s family is probably descended from Gideon. After all, Alec’s middle name is Gideon. Why else would they call him that?
And you know what that means…
WHY ELSE WOULD STEPHEN’S MIDDLE NAME BE WILLIAM?
Remember the picnic? He’s just so sweet.