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The Crow The Crow by James O'Barr
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“People once believed that when someone dies, a crow carries their soul to the land of the dead. But sometimes, something so bad happens that a terrible sadness is carried with it and the soul can't rest. Then sometimes, just sometimes, the crow can bring that soul back to put the wrong things right.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“It can't rain all the time.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“So the crow spirals down through a collapsed dream and the only sound it makes in like a concave scream.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“We do not recognize our souls until they are in pain.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“It's not death if you refuse it...
It is if you accept it.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Nothing is trivial.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Life is just a dream on the way to death.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Sarah: "Buildings burn, people die, but real love is forever...”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Childhood is over when you know you’re gonna die.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“When sorrow comes, they come not single spies, but in battalions. I've allies in heaven, Jack, i've commrades in hell...say hello for me...”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Remember when you said "Mine?" and I said "Forever". You said "Only forver?" It's forever, now.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Funboy: Pal, something is seriously wrong with you.
The Crow: Atrocity has that effect on me.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Sometimes I dream of sleepiness,
sometimes I feel like I'm alive.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Death, like virtue, has its degrees.”
James O'Barr, The Crow, édition définitive
“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of all children. Do you understand? Do you understand?”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“I know why Jesus wept, motherfucker.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Life is lousy with hurt but it also shimmers with beauty.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
tags: life
“Eric screams and screams and pounds his head against the wall until phantom fire trucks race across his vision. All he wants is pain. Pain and hate. Yes, hate. But never fear. Fear is for the enemy. Fear and bullets.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Tonight, hell sends an angel bearing gifts...”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“ICH BENDÜRFNES JESUS CHRISTUS HANGELENK
MEIN GEBEIN WEINEN
ODLAND, KRIEGSBIET, LEBENWEISE
GESCHWINDIGKEIT, HALBMESSER, ABSTEIG
GNAPENSTOB”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Shouldn't have looked, boy...”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“...the girl.. her name was Shelly...”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Hey gunslinger... nice shot.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Mira chico, aparta esa pistola. Las balas no me detienen, las navajas no me hieren... Mira...¡Mírame! Soy el error del piloto, soy la malformación del feto, soy el cromosoma aleatorio... soy la más completa y total locura... soy el miedo...”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“Tell them I'm coming, mr. Jones.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“It cannot rain all the time...”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“He hears men's voices, shouts, so evil and grim he hears their names: Tin Tin, Fun Boy, T-Bird, Top Dollar and Tom Tom. The sounds sink into his heart like ice and brun in his head with a heat so intense it glows white.”
James O'Barr, The Crow
“It's not death if you refuse it... It is if you accept it.”
James O'Barr, The Crow