This post is partly a response to this brilliant post by @squid-inspiration and to this equally brilliant one by @twilight-sparx, but also summarizes some of my personal thoughts upon the subject of John Silver. So many things to talk about, I'm not sure how to break them up. First... what a depressing and death-filled set of episodes. I spent most of the time in quiet distress. Edward Teach I may forever be unclear on whether Teach loved Charles or was in love ... from IGN In which we discover (to no one's surprise) that Tom Hopper is delightful. We discuss the Black Sails Cinnamon Roll Quotient, Billy's Inner Darkness, and the Walrus crew love triangle.... no, not that one. See the original Billy Bones Cinnamon Roll Video ... Did you notice what happened to the painting in Woodes Rogers' study?When Silver walks into the room in s4ep5, the painting is gone:(x)This is what the study looked like with Woodes Rogers still there (in s3):There was a large painting of Thomas Hobbes (b... punkdentist: I have created a Black Sails Femslash Exchange that you can sign up for right now on ao3 (you need an account). There's no wordcount requirement, so you should sign up even if you think you'll only write 200 words. Creating other fanworks, no... Well, it seems like Team SilverFlint are at least acting like friends at the moment. Much moreso than they were during their chat in the woods. I'm pleased that Silver and Madi have hooked up. They screamed power couple since they first laid eyes on one a... misayuhki: Initially I was going to write about whether Billy hates Flint or not. But this topic is too big for me to even think about, so I changed the subject into this question; if Billy hates Flint, why hadn't he left the captain already? Woot! Maybe it will get a wider audience now!