This is a frightened city. Over these streets, over these houses hangs a pall of fear. An ugly kind of violence is rife, stalking the town. Yes, gangs of old ladies attacking fit, defenseless young men.
who will be the next
So desirable in every way were the apartments, and so moderate did the terms seem when divided between us, that the bargain was concluded upon the spot, and we at once entered into possession.
but the road is wearier with that fool found in your place
- Why is up to you to save us? That’s quite a God complex you’ve have, there.
- I brought them here. I’d say it was their choice, but offer a child a suitcase full of sweets, and they’ll take it. Offer someone all of time and space, and they’ll take that, too. Which is why you shouldn’t. Which is why grownups were invented.
“Think you’ve seen it all? Think again. Outside those doors, we might see anything. We could find new worlds, terrifying monsters, impossible things. And if you come with me… nothing will ever be the same again!”