Star Wars foreshadowing, Anakin casting a Darth Vader shadowSparrow to Miranda, in their very first face-to-face (well, face-to-back) meeting: “Hate to break it to you, sister…”

Me, the writer: (rubbing hands together, Grinch smirk)

How about those mouse-lettered sound effects, huh? I’ve been doing those almost exclusively with fonts, not by hand, for a long time now. Wonder what I would’ve used for “BLUFF!”


Bianca: Don’t be afraid, Patrick! I’m just trying to think about what’s best for you.


Bianca: I know you can’t be objective about this, but please trust that I’m not going to do anything that hurts —


Sparrow: Nobody’s doing anything at all!!


Miranda: How the hell did you get here?


Sparrow: Hate to break it to you, sister, but you’re not the only one who can use magic! Now lift the order on Patrick, or suffer the consequences!