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Another grislier story involved the eventual discovery of just enough skull to make a positive ID based on dental records.
On the other hand, he's commendably obscured the grislier moments.
forces brought down Saddam Hussein, Iraqis turned on each other, fueled by more than a thousand years of a sectarian rage that was further aggravated by Saddam as Sunnis and Shiites shed blood at a clip typically associated with the grislier sectors of central Africa.
Whatever Larsson's motivation, the politics and the violence are definitely linked; indeed, the grislier the violence, the more moralistic the surrounding framework must become.
There's no hint that one of the clan's grislier murders of the 1990s was carried out not far away, when Riina's right-hand man Giovanni Brusca strangled the young Giusepppe di Matteo and dissolved his body in acid to punish the teenager's father for turning into a snitch.
Sir Francis's suicide is one of the grislier deaths in Waugh's fiction, for though the narrator's eye does not see the moment of death, the remembrance is vividly described.
While grislier material may spark the keenest interest, it represents a tiny fraction of the thousands of objects pinpointed in an 'artefacts audit' by Belfast-based charity Healing Through Remembering.
As outrageous as "Antichrist's" torture scenes may seem, I believe there's nothing in here grislier than Ruggero Deodato's "Cannibal Holocaust" (1980).
Even the source of narrative itself becomes associated with the grislier details of putrefaction.
However, unlike the tale within Gospel accounts, when the stone is removed from the opening to Marie's place of entombment, Ella is confronted not with an angel and the folded Shroud of Turin, but with something far grislier and more corporeal: the sight of a bones, blue cloth, and a strand of hair, "red like mine," prompting intense deja vu, and a flash of mournful identification with Isabelle (The Virgin Blue 264).
For instance, Christopher omitted a fuller and more powerful account of Melkor's attack on Formenos, with the much grislier details recounted to Feanor by his own son (106-7).
He's often handed off grislier cases - sexual assaults, heinous domestic crimes - to other detectives, but he has certainly seen his share.