Sunday, September 18, 2005

It is never "only a dream", John Constantine. Here less than other places...

What power would hell have if those imprisoned there could not dream of heaven?
Dream, in Preludes & Nocturnes
It was a dark and stormy nightmare...
SANDMAN #2: "Imperfect Hosts"
Have you ever had one of those days when something just seems to be trying to tell you somebody?
John Constantine, in SANDMAN #3: "Dream a Little Dream of Me"
It is never "only a dream", John Constantine. Here less than other places...
Dream, in SANDMAN #3: "Dream a Little Dream of Me"
... see the sun set in the hand of the man ...
Rachel, (quoting Kate Bush) in SANDMAN #3: "Dream a Little Dream of Me"
It is time for me to walk the abyss. Time to reclaim my own. I must talk to the Morningstar. I do not have high hopes for the meeting.
Dream, in SANDMAN #4: "A Hope in Hell"
The wood of suicides has changed since my last visit to Hell. I remember it as a tiny grove. Now it resembles a forest.
Dream, in SANDMAN #4: "A Hope in Hell"
Never trust a demon. He has a hundred motives for anything he does... Ninety-nine of them, at least, are malevolent.
Dream, in SANDMAN #4: "A Hope in Hell"
All Bette's stories have happy endings. That's because she knows where to stop. She's realized the real problem with stories— if you keep them going long enough, they always end in death.
SANDMAN #6: "24 Hours"
I will be a wise and tolerant monarch, dispensing justice fairly, and only setting nightmares to rip out the minds of the evil and wicked. Or just anybody I don't like.
John Dee, in SANDMAN #7: "Sound and Fury"
You are utterly the stupidest, most self-centered, appallingest excuse for an anthropomorphic personification in this or any other plane!
Death to Dream, in SANDMAN #8: "The Sound of Her Wings"