HOUSE OF MIRRORS
Plate III: "The Slim White Gentleman"
ACT III: The Skeleton Dance (Death)
- In which a strange prancing man meets the boy for a tale of nature
A sign on the stage ahead announced:
Welcome to the Amazing Skeleton Dance: Skin and flesh are gone today; cold bones stay to dance for you! For, we are all hard, slender gentlemen on the inside.
A tall, emaciated, bleached-white figure emerged from behind night black curtains. He began a lazy dance:
With this, the tall, bleached white creature let out a bellow and turned a magnificent dervish spin on his heels. Around he went, spinning faster and faster:
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