Vincent "Dirge" DelRay
Me? You want to know about _me_, friend? Well, that's fine. Can't tell you everything, mind, but grab a stool and a drink and we can chat for a while.
Martini? Nice. Unoriginal, but classy. You smoke? That's fine. You don't mind if I do, huh? …
Masa (Masamune Masatsugu)
Masa’s mask shows an elderly Japanese man, very short (even for the stereotype), and long flowing silver hair. He looks and is frail, but new life springs into him when he works on his clocks. It as if he can live on borrowed time as long as he makes …
Dr. Edmund Cruces
Do you know why people laugh at clowns? It is not because we are funny, oh no.
People laugh at clowns because we are _miserable_. Because we suffer. We cry, and beg, and moan. We stumble across the stage or in the child's birthday party, …
"I can never unhear that laugh..."
"I have a library that's written in a dozen different languages, on everything from paper to gold leaf to solid granite. It tells me secrets never whispered and sings songs whose echoes only last in the Thorns. Sometimes it doesn't have the answers. …