When you remember it’s the first Sunday of May and there’s no Penny Dreadful premiere tonight

Due to the writers/producers/executives lack of vision for future season potential and lack of respect to it’s fans, characters, and even actors


Miss Vanessa Ives and Dr Alexander Sweet (Dracula), Penny Dreadful S03E07 ‘Ebb tide’

~ebb tide
The period between high tide and low tide, during which water flows away from the shore.

‘There is a tide in the affairs of men.
Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune;
Omitted, all the voyage of their life
Is bound in shallows and in miseries.
On such a full sea are we now afloat,
And we must take the current when it serves,
Or lose our ventures.’

W. Shakespeare, Julius Caesar Act 4, scene 3, 218–224


He has tamed his way very softly, leaning over the nature of the creatures of the night to win her heart. Both of these are victims of their own nature, a concept that Vanessa Ives, a moment of weakness, ends up being seduced. She’s tired of fighting a lifetime against that side of the essence, a fight that has brought nothing but misery and loneliness. This will be the time to change and embrace the darkness?