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Van Helsing Dramatic Monologue- Dracula

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Dramatic Monologue- Dracula, Van Helsing What are we to do? From the very moment I entered into this dreadful business, I have never felt such a pure rush of despair and anguish as I feel now. Not when the poor dear Miss Lucy passed away and became one of his, Dracula's, fiends, did I feel that all luck had deserted us. All that we have done so far in our efforts to protect Madam Mina has been but a useless attempt to save her soul. I shall never forget what has happened. It is as if the very image of that... that vile creature bending over our dearest lady has scorched my eyes and left its repulsive mark. I cannot help but think... ...read more.


I can only thank the Lord that we were armed with our sacred emblems, or the damage done last night could have been far worse. I listened carefully as Madam Mina recounted her terrible ordeal, and felt repulsed that the evil creature forced our dearest lady to drink his vile blood! Oh the pain for our sweet Mina! She is such a Godly woman, kind and thoughtful in every way. I cannot help but question what she has done to deserve such a fate! Such a pure and good woman should not have to bear the terrible consequences of drinking the counts foul blood! Yet she still fears for us, her most loyal friends, more than for herself! I have only to look at my dear friend Jonathon's face, so grey and haggard, to see that tonight's events have weighed heavily on his heart, ...read more.


We must continue with our fearsome task, for own sakes and those of others, as well as that of the noble Madam Mina, Lord pity her! For now I must return to Harker and his wife. They are in need of support, and I feel that my presence is somewhat a comfort for them at this time. The morning brings a new day, another day to use to our advantage against this beast! I have arranged for us to meet at six to discuss as best we can the situation. I believe that if we can search out the vile creature's lairs and sterilise them best we can, we may have a chance! There is hope yet, and so I must return to my friends and continue to believe that this can work out... for if we do not believe, we shall not succeed! To work! ...read more.

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