Did you eat those pretty shapes? It’s okay. Neither did I. The hallucinations will begin to sparkle in a few minutes; that way we’ll be on our best behavior. You visited a few of the patients around here, but there are many, many, many, many more. Trust me. Do you remember the patients’ riddles?
Sam Syko’s Riddle
Terence Tourette Tucker’s Riddle
What is sensitive, cries, comes in different colors, and is invisible, but only to itself?
Looney Lucy’s Riddle
Drifting within the infinite dark—the light comes from within. What am I?
Come on, Oglach, Phoenix, and anyone else who’d like to join in—follow me—and we’ll listen to the voices in the walls. If you place your ear just right, you can hear them talk about all sorts of things: clever, funny, or obscene. We never know what they’ll say, but whatever happens, don’t laugh too loud or cry out too much. The guys in the white coats will rush down the hall to grab you, and they are never nice…