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Friday, December 12, 2003

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Reasons I LOVE DAVID LYNCH
He can be so matter of fact about things that are matters of utter bizarreness. The opening to his
script for Dune
1. ARRAKIS - A SCENE FROM SPACE

Also known as DUNE, home of the Fremen, former
Zenzunni wanderers.

1A. INT. ROCK LEDGE - SIETCH TABR - NIGHT

BLACK

FADE IN to the dark eyes of the mysterious face of
the REVEREND MOTHER RAMALLO, who sits against smooth
black rock. Her eyes are deep blue-within-blue and
her skin is a haunting translucent white. Her voice
ECHOES as if in a great cavern.

REVEREND MOTHER RAMALLO
We are the secret of the Universe.

RESPONSE OF TWENTY THOUSAND VOICES
Bi-la kaifa.