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Once upon a time, when the forest was young, it was home to creatures who were full of magic and wonder. They protected one another and slept in the shade of a colossal fig tree that grew on a hill, near the mill. But now, the tree is dying. The branches are dry, its trunk old and twisted. A monstrous toad has settled in its roots inside and won’t let the trees thrive.
-This is The Book of Crossroads. Open it when you are alone, and it will show you your future, show you what must be done.
-But there’s nothing in here. (Pan’s Labyrinth 2006)
A long time ago, in the underground realm, where there are no lies or pain, there lived a princess who dreamt of the human world.
Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) dir. Guillermo del Toro
Get to know me meme → [1/10] favorite movies: Pan’s Labyrinth
And it is said that the princess returned to her father’s kingdom. That she reigned there with justice and a kind heart for many centuries. That she was loved by her people. And that she left behind small traces of her time on earth, visible only to those who know where to look.
You’re getting older, and you’ll see that life isn’t like your fairy tales. The world is a cruel place. And you’ll learn that, even if it hurts. - El laberinto del fauno / Pan’s Labyrinth (2006, dir. Guillermo del Toro)