The spirit who inhabits her animates us all. Destroy the host, you destroy the power. The young die first; the old wither slowly; the eldest perhaps would go last. But she is the Queen of the Damned, and the Damned can't live without her.
("The Queen of the Damned")
More Quotes from Anne Rice:I broke with my religion in college.
Amazing what the British do with language; the nuances of politeness. The world's great diplomats, surely.
To really ask is to open the door to the whirlwind. The answer may annihilate the question and the questioner.
Then, are you master of us all? You didn't teach her that. Was she supposed to imbibe it from my quiet subservience?
I never changed after that. I sought for nothing in the one great source of change which is humanity. And even in my love and absorption with the beauty of the world, I sought to learn nothing that could be given back to humanity. I drank of the beauty of the world as a vampire drinks. I was satisfied. I was filled to the brim. But I was dead. And I was changeless.
This musical is the fulfillment of my deepest dreams. Elton's music and Bernie's lyrics have captured the pain and the passion of the characters perfectly, and the entire adaptation has re-created the very essence of the books.
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