Where is it I've read that someone condemned to death says or thinks, an hour before his death, that if he had to live on some high rock, on such a narrow ledge that he'd only room to stand, and the ocean, everlasting darkness, everlasting solitude, everlasting tempest around him, if he had to remain standing on a square yard of space all his life, a thousand years, eternity, it were better to live so than to die at once. Only to live, to live and live! Life, whatever it may be! ( / )

"Zombie movies tap into our apocalyptic fears and anxieties very effectively," Dendle continues. "They de-romanticize the connections between human beings and reduce humanity to its lowest common denominator, focusing on power relations in their most brutal human form." … Perhaps what is most frightening about zombies is that unlike most creatures in horror films, the zombie is us. Why are we so fascinated with zombies?

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