Monday, July 25, 2016

The Bogie Man

Like Getafix, comic-book Druid,
He's mixing a magical fluid.
Convinced it will cure
His instincts impure,
But soon it's "Here's looking at you, Id!"

Donald B. Benson

Top: Dr. Jekyll (Fredric March) tinkers in his lab: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Rouben Mamoulian; 1931). Above: Getafix , a character in the Asterix comics, a venerable druid of the village, creator and keeper of the secret magic potion.

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