Quotation by Richard Matheson

You have been here only a short time, Mr. Barnard. You cannot know what it is to live here month upon month, year after year, breathing this infernal air, absorbing the miasma of barbarity that permeates these walls, especially this chamber.
Richard Matheson (b. 1926), U.S. screenwriter, and Roger Corman. Nicholas Medina (Vincent Price), The Pit and the Pendulum, explaining why his wife, Barnard's sister, became mentally ill (1961).

They are in a torture chamber in the family castle.
Surprise me with a
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