Red: I thought I'd lost you. Dembe: Not yet, old friend. Red: The world can be such an unsparingly savage place one can be forgiven for believing that evil will triumph in the end. Dembe: Those who believe so are wrong. Red: If you'd die today like that, be all the proof I need that you were the one who was wrong. Dembe: And here I am. Red: And here you are.
Is it just me or is the human race armed with religion, poisoned by prejudice, and absolutely frantic with hatred and fear, galloping pell-mell back to the Dark Ages? Who on Earth is hurt by a little girl going to school or a child being gay?