• The Things which hurt, instruct. — Benjamin Franklin

  • Lead to the river, midsummer, I waved A ‘V’ of black swans on with hope to the grave.All through Red September with skies fire-paved I begged you appear like a thorn for the holy ones — Nymphetamine. Lyrics by Dani Filth

  • Dracula by Bram Stoker

    Then came another rush of sea-fog, greater than any hitherto — a mass of dank mist, which seemed to close on all things like a grey pall…

  • Selected quotes from Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

    Just some paragraphs from the book that rang a bell with me. Either for their meaning, or for how they sounded.

  • The roses in the window box have tilted to one side.

  • Snakes don’t belong in Alaska. Vulcan Raven — Metal Gear Solid

  • Just what I’d expect from someone with the same codename as the boss. — Metal Gear Solid

  • There’s no one I’d rather have in a fox hole than you. Solid Snake — Metal Gear Solid

  • I can’t believe I’m being hit on by the famous solid snake. Mei Ling — Metal Gear Solid

  • A hind-D? Colonel, what’s a Russian gunship doing here? Solid Snake — Metal Gear Solid

  • I’m about to hurt the gingerbread boy, cuz he’s pretend bread boy.

  • Amadeus, Amadeus. Amadeus. Amadeus, Amadeus. Amadeus. Amadeus, Amadeus. oh, oh, oh Amadeus. Come and rock me Amadeus.