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Betas: Mustangcandi, Babnol.
Pairing/Characters: Colby Granger, Nikki Bettancourt.
Spoilers: Janus List.
Summary: While on the run, Colby runs into his former girlfriend, and he asks her for help.
Notes/Warnings: The premise/divergence is that Colby and Nikki met and started a relationship before the events of The Janus List.
References: 'The Enemy Within: a history of espionage'
* yes, Cassanova was in the employ of the French against the English.
* Sir Robert was the founder of the Boy Scouts.
Author's Note: While the opening line is originally from the Talmud, I got the opening sentence from an episode of Warehouse 13.
Note to self: Never let Nikki meet Michael Westen.