"Is there no cure?"
"Can you cure a beheading?"
The real tragedy of this scene is that, as we know from Asunder, Anders literally had the cure for Tranquility at his fingertips. He just didn’t know it.
"The Gallows isn’t like the Tower, Anders."
“Gallows? What a morbid name. You’re right, though, the Gallows isn’t like the Tower.” It’s worse. His agreement was meant to mollify her, but he hoped she didn’t realize it was dismissive as well. He didn’t want to argue with her — he was far too tired. What made the Gallows worse than the Tower… was that at least she was aware that the Tower had its flaws. The Gallows seemed to have her brainwashed.
Anders and Tallulah Amell in Alibi
Textures credit: allhalestilinski, planetsbendus
“It’s like you’re trapped in your own body, seeing out your eyes, while someone else moves you like a puppet. And you’re trying to scream, to move a single muscle, but there’s no escape. Until you look down at the blood on your hands…”
“Justice has been warped by my rage. I cannot contain him any longer.”
I was compiling a list of Tranquil dialogue from the Gallows a while back, but I don’t think I ever posted it.
Hearing one comment here and there is easy to handwave, but when looking at them as a compilation, it’s really fucking creepy.
These are all copied directly…