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Walter Oobleck

keeps coming back...or going, and going, and going
Mar 6, 2013
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Was looking at SK novels/paperback...last night I think it was...saw this on a white page: it was a pleasure to burn. --Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 Forget now what story that is...what's the word? an epigraph? too? That was my sense, that there would be a cleansing.
 

GNTLGNT

The idiot is IN
Jun 15, 2007
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#17
shhhhhh! approach him very quietly. Raise your hand --NO, not so fast. Easy. Slow. yes let him sniff you. Let him breathe in the scent of you, his ancesters from boards of yore.
...oh my God, that was most excellent DJ...you get my official bow from the waist, triple throat tap and a double snap on that one!...:byebye:
 

FlakeNoir

Original Kiwi© SKMB®
Moderator
Apr 11, 2006
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#19
Dammit Frank, you need to 'pop up' in one of the general chit-chat threads... we've derailed this one further than ever! :biggrin2:

Ahem, *coughs* Re: 'Salem's Lot: I would agree with the others, cleaning up aside, Vampires are a persistently unshiftable bunch so I think the Lot probably still had their issues.
 

Hall Monitor

All bars serve the Beam.
Nov 7, 2013
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#20
Yes, there was a cleansing, but it didn't work out so well. The Lot was referenced in many other stories. Read "One for the Road" from the Night Shift collection for a post-novel story from the Lot. Without giving any spoilers. The Lot was still active during Pet Sematary, and was referenced as a "Company Town" for the True Knot in Doctor Sleep. Callahan also fills in the story a little during one of the final DT books (can't recall which one right now, but he describes going todash to visit Mark) . . . probably Song of Susannah, but I'm not 100% certain.
 
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