[…] he gave up being king of where the wild things are. But the wild things cried, “Oh please don’t go, we’ll eat you - we love you so!” And Max said, “No!”. The wild things roared their terrible roars and gnashed their terrible teeth and rolled their terrible eyes and showed their terrible claws, but Max stepped into his private boat and waved good-bye and sailed back over a year and in and out of weeks and through a day.
“Nature is a haunted house - but Art - is a house that tries to be haunted.”
― Emily Dickinson, The Complete Poems
Tilda Swinton as ‘Eve’ in Only Lovers Left Alive