The Manhattan skyline is seen behind weeds and flowers on Roosevelt Island in New York. World Environment Day is celebrated annually on June 5 to raise global awareness about environmental issues and stimulate political action, according to the United Nations Environment Programme.
Note her Geisha-esque makeup as well. I’m guessing this has something to do with the Japanese men who have British accents? Other researchers have made comparisons between Jack from the Shining and Milich’s appearance. As well as the backwards DINER sign/ REDRUM. Also the obvious Lolita comparison comes to mind here. I have never heard mention of the connection between the British accents of the Japanese men and the ghosts of the Overlook Hotel / James Mason in Lolita. The themes of child abuse are in the Shining and obviously in Lolita so I believe there is validity to this connection.
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