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Arthur Schopenhauer and ‘The North Water’ (2021).

The Sea of Ice (1823–1824) by Caspar David Friedrich

For the world is Hell, and men are on the one hand the tormented souls and on the other the devils in it.
Arthur Schopenhauer

The North Water’ begins with a quote — I have reproduced it above — from Arthur Schopenhauer. You do not need to know anything about Arthur to enjoy the TV show but perhaps, after, you might be a tad curious — as I was — to…

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Marc Barham

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Column @ on iconic books, TV shows/films: Time Travel Peregrinations. Reviewed all episodes of ‘Dark’ @ site.

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