One thought on “Enter the Twilight Zone

  1. Being There says:

    “What you are about to watch is a nightmare. It is not meant to be prophetic, it need not happen, it’s the fervent and urgent prayer of all men of good will that it never shall happen. But in this place, in this moment, it does happen. This is the Twilight Zone.”
    Rod Serling, opening narration to “The Shelter”, originally broadcast on September 29, 1961) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Shelter_(The_Twilight_Zone)
    Also: “Portrait of a bush-league Führer named Peter Vollmer, a sparse little man who feeds off his self-delusions and finds himself perpetually hungry for want of greatness in his diet. And like some goose-stepping predecessors he searches for something to explain his hunger, and to rationalize why a world passes him by without saluting. That something he looks for and finds is in a sewer. In his own twisted and distorted lexicon he calls it faith, strength, truth. But in just a moment Peter Vollmer will ply his trade on another kind of corner, a strange intersection in a shadowland called the Twilight Zone.”
    “He’s Alive”, opening narration (Jan. 24, 1963). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/He%27s_Alive

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