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The Sandman, Vol. 1 by Neil Gaiman
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Jan 31, 14

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First volume is pretty good, it actually encourages you to keep reading the next volumes... it's a 75 issue long divided into 10 volumes with linked characters and stories, so now i'm reading vol.10 and trying to remember what the hell did this character do or what are these guys talking about, and that is a constant problem i face with sandman, another is that i feel puzzled each time i read it, that i am missing something maybe it's a problem with me ... i came to be certain that sandman is overrated though the world Gaiman created is really interesting it'd be unfair to ignore it.

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Neil Gaiman
“CHORONZON: I am a dire wolf, prey-stalking, lethal prowler.

MORPHEUS: I am a hunter, horse-mounted, wolf-stabbing.

CHORONZON: I am a horsefly, horse-stinging, hunter-throwing.

MORPHEUS: I am a spider, fly-consuming, eight legged.

CHORONZON: I am a snake, spider-devouring, posion-toothed.

MORPHEUS: I am an ox, snake-crushing, heavy-footed.

CHORONZON: I am an anthrax, butcher bacterium, warm-life destroying.

MORPHEUS: I am a world, space-floating, life-nurturing.

CHORONZON: I am a nova, all-exploding... planet-cremating.

MORPHEUS: I am the Universe -- all things encompassing, all life embracing.

CHORONZON: I am Anti-Life, the Beast of Judgement. I am the dark at the end of everything. The end of universes, gods, worlds... of everything. Sss. And what will you be then, Dreamlord?

MORPHEUS: I am hope.”
Neil Gaiman, The Sandman, Vol. 1: Preludes and Nocturnes

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