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Quotation by Garrett Fort
The Abbey always reminds me of that old toast, "Above lofty timbers, the walls around are bare, echoing to our laughter, as though the dead were there."
Garrett Fort (1900–1945), U.S. screenwriter, and Tod Browning. Lucy Weston (Frances Dade), Dracula, remarking on the house Count Dracula has just leased (1931).
From the play adapted by Hamilton Deane and John Balderston (1899-1954).
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