"Dylan shrugged. 'It's just a two-headed bird, like on the czar's crest.'
'Yes, of course,' Alek sputtered. ' But that's meant to be symbolic.'
'Aye, this beastie's symbolic. It's just breathing as well.'"
"One of his grandaunts believed that photographs snatched pieces of the soul, and maybe she was right. At sixteen frames a second, a moving-picture camera would chip away like a machine gun."...Continua