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Thomas Ligotti's short story "Nethescurial" has one of the best closing sentences in English-language horror, right up there with "It was a picture from life!" and "It is the beating of his hideous heart!". It's not long, either. What starts off as a reader's account of an interesting manuscript uncovered in a library turns into...something else. Read the whole thing, courtesy of Thomas Ligotti Online.

Date: 2009-10-08 03:39 am (UTC)
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Now see, I thought "It was a picture from life!" was redundant, which made me sad because, in terms of style, the rest of "Pickman's Model" is unusually sprightly and economical.

good post

Date: 2017-02-10 03:27 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] charmain
Wow it was an amazing feeling to be here and make things far better by reading this story. From my childhood i love horror and suspense thrillers.I was here looking for top essays and found yours. Good work.

Nice Post

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