Shout Out / Neverwhere

  • To Arthur Dent - 'Richardrichardmayhewdick'.
  • To Macbeth, in-universe - 'Well, lead on, Macduff.'
    • “It’s ‘lay on, Macduff,’ actually. But I hadn’t the heart to correct him."
  • To The Merchant of Venice, in-universe - 'If you cut us, do we not bleed?'
  • To Alice in Wonderland - '...the exhaustion of someone who had managed, somehow, to believe several dozen impossible things in the last twenty-four hours, without ever getting a proper breakfast.'
  • To Agatha Christie - 'And then there were none.'
  • To Neuromancer - 'The sky was the perfect untroubled blue of a television screen, tuned to a dead channel.'