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“My favorite journey is looking out the window.”

Happy birthday, Edward Gorey!

“My mission in life is to make everybody as uneasy as possible. I think we should all be as uneasy as possible, because that’s what the world is like.”

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An illustration from Edward Gorey’s The Gashlycrumb Tinies

“I really think I write about everyday life. I don’t think I’m quite as odd as others say I am. Life is intrinsically, well, boring and dangerous at the same time. At any given moment the floor may open up. Of course, it almost never does; that’s what makes it so boring.”

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