She has read too many books and they have addled her brain…

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I was just watching the beginning of The Wolfman with my son. It’s very… atmospheric, yes? It all looks very dank and foggy. And the manor is huge and barely illuminated and dusty. The village is bleak…  And my first thought is, “Holy crap the stench must be unbearable”. Not “Oh the moors and the mists, how romantic!” It’s like when I reread Wuthering Heights – which I hadn’t touched since my teens – and rather than be carried away by this love story for the ages I was majorly irked at these co-dependent morons. But more on that later…