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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

Torture

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Victor Hugo

1833

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2017-04-06

'that gentle, white, fragile creature, a poor grain of millet which human justice was handing over to the terrible mills of torture to grind' - Notre-Dame de Paris, Victor Hugo

I understand humans have torture needs. One of the reasons I keep some boundary space between my kind and the humans. I'm not nearly as into that stuff as they are.