both sides of me were in dead earnest; I was no more myself when I laid aside restraint and plunged in shame, than when I laboured, in the eye of day, at the futherance of knowledge or the relief of sorrow and suffering.
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson
Título: El extraño caso del Dr. Jekyll y Mr. Hyde.
Autor: Robert Louis Stevenson.
“Gabriel John Utterson comienza a investigar al nuevo amigo del Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde, un personaje sombrío y misterioso. Todo se complica cuando Hyde asesina a un parlamentario británico ante un testigo y Jekyll se vuelve cada vez más solitario y melancólico. Gabriel se da cuenta de que hay una siniestra relación entre Jekyll y Hyde: parece que la maldad del segundo consume al primero, anulándolo progresivamente…”
You know what would be amazing?
A Jekyll and Hyde convention! But with everything!
We’re gonna split the building in sections and every section is for a special part of Jekyll and Hyde.
You know. Over there is anything ITV Jekyll and Hyde related.
A room for the novel itself, and one for BBC’s Jekyll and so on!
A place for all the Jekyll and Hyde fandom to meet.
And of course all the actors we can get!
We’ll make costumes and some creatives out there can sell their art or whatever it is they make!
And you could walk around and maybe even discover a new side of Jekyll and Hyde!
This would be so amazing!
Or am I the only one?
Western depictions of mental illness often tend toward the dramatic. Shows like House often showcase rare disorders or extreme versions of a diagnosis when they mention mental illness at all: the schizophrenic woman who sees fire where there isn’t any, a mute patient who is able to speak after one redeeming event, or the man who had bipolar disorder and kept it secret after opting for an…
In the fifteenth episode of season four Ezra is looking for Ali’s diary in Hanna’s bedroom. In her bag he finds only The Tempest by William Shakespeare and Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, andStrange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world. His works have been admired by many other writers, including Jorge Luis Borges, Bertolt Brecht, Marcel Proust, Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry James, Cesare Pavese, Ernest Hemingway, Rudyard Kipling, Jack London, Vladimir Nabokov, J. M. Barrie, and G. K. Chesterton, who said of him that he “seemed to pick the right word up on the point of his pen, like a man playing spillikins.” […] On 3 December 1894, Stevenson was talking to his wife and straining to open a bottle of wine when he suddenly exclaimed, “What’s that!” asking his wife “Does my face look strange?” and collapsed.He died within a few hours, probably of a cerebral hemorrhage. He was forty-four years old. The Samoans insisted on surrounding his body with a watch-guard during the night and on bearing their Tusitala upon their shoulders to nearby Mount Vaea, where they buried him on a spot overlooking the sea. Read more | Click pictures for more info.