Literature Dracula Discussion

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Paviel
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03:48:19 PM Oct 14th 2010
Dracula was first published in 1897, some twenty or so years before the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and the killing of the Romanov family during the Russian Revolution, so this troper suggests that the following quote by Dracula, "Ah, young sir, the Szekelys—and the Draculas as their heart's blood, their brains, and their swords—can boast a record that mushroom growths like the Habsburgs and the Romanovs can never reach..." might be Hilarious in Hindsight.
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