- Near the end, Mary Kelly tells the Gull's spirit to begone "back to Hell". Gets me choked up just thinking about it as it's practically the only humane moment in the whole depressing thing.
- Alan Moore's dedication on the title page of the book:
''"This book is dedicated to Polly Nichols, Annie Chapman, Liz Stride, Kate Eddowes, and Marie Jeanette Kelly. You and your demise: of these things alone are we certain.
- Abberline refuses to drop the investigation or forget about the victims even though no one else on the planet seems to care. When his superiors attempt a cover-up, Abberline resigns. Doubles as a Moment of Awesome.