Vanessa and Sir Malcolm attend the party at Ferdinand Lyle's home in the hopes of learning more about the the Egyptian hieroglyphs found on the dead creature. Vanessa meets the ever young Dorian Gray. Vanessa also participates in a séance where she proves to the spirit world's conduit. Meanwhile, Ethan Chandler makes the acquaintance of a prostitute, Brona Croft. She in turn has a session with young Gray. Elsewhere, Victor Frankenstein is amazed at how quickly his creation, who he has named Proteus, can learn. It all comes to a surprising end however. Written by
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When Vanessa goes into trance, she talks about a "green place" where "the Porters are dying". This is a reference to the characters of Jane and his father in "Tarzan of the Apes", by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The novel takes place approximately at the same time as the series, and matches its the Victorian setting. See more
A large ship is shown travelling downstream on the Thames towards Blackfriars Bridge. It would have been unable to get underneath it or London Bridge further downstream to reach the sea. See more
[Ethan Chandler shows up to a bar after a night of sleeping out in the dirt
One of those nights, has it been?
Do you have any whiskey?
The more pertinent question might be as follow: Do you have money?
[Mr. Chandler slaps cash on the barkeep
Much as you like, friend.
Written by Abel Korzeniowski See more