Open Thread - Cleveland, Here They Come! - [image: Open Thread - Cleveland, Here They Come!] Posting this before the Republican Debate: I'll betcha someone on the stage reminds us that it's the birt...
Thursday, December 25, 2008
The Pit and the Pendulum
Another illustration by Harry Clarke. The strange-looking blade (who built that thing?), the victim's expression, and of course the rats make this picture truly nightmarish.
If you want more information about this classic Poe tale, please read on.