i've talked about breaking bad
here before, referring to it two years ago as the best dramatic television show ever made
. the day after i wrote that i was rendered speechless in my bunk bed in arequipa
watching box cutter
- the first episode of season 4 - so much so that i had to see it again the following day. everything about the show is so perfect that in some ways you never want it to end. having said it's the kind of story that can't go on forever and needs a conclusion at some point. that point is fast approaching as the first of the final 8 episodes will air tonight. i've no idea how they're going to come to a conclusion, which is another aspect of the show i adore, the way it constantly pulls the rug out from under your feet. when you're into something that much often there's a feeling of apprehension that the new shit isn't going to compare to the old shit. but the quality level has remained incomparably high in over fifty episodes so i'm not worried about the last leg, just a little sad it will soon be over and very, very excited to find out how.
as you can probably guess this is a character from the show which i saw back in may when i was in switzerland
- for obvious reasons i thought it would be more appropriate to post today - here's the original