Just stumbled upon this pic from The RockyHorror Picture Show in 1975 – Magenta & Little Nell are wearing face-masks! Spookily 45 years later we were all wearing face-masks. It's astounding, time is fleeting, let's do the Time Warp again!
Personal Factoid: Never saw the movie adaptation but I did catch the original London theatrical run – as The Rocky Horror Show – at the Kings Road Theatre in London.
#RockyHorror #Covid #TimeWarp
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Descended from a motley crew of smugglers and witches, Christian was born a chime-child with a caul and grew up in a haunted medieval house by the harbourside in the Yorkshire seaside town of Scarborough.
According to folklore a caul-shrouded chime-child can't drown at sea but can see and talk to faerie folk and also has protection against spells cast by malevolent sorcerers. And yes, he was once commissioned to go on a werewolf hunt on the night of a full moon by a newspaper. Spoiler alert: he didn't find one. (Or it didn't find him.)
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