"Go out, child. Keep away. Whatever you hear, keep away."|
"What might he hear that he must keep away from?" (158k)
"You have moved the body?"|
"You must never move the body."
|"I am Constable Ichabod Crane, sent to you from New York to investigate murder in Sleepy Hollow." (59k)|
"Is he dead?"|
"That's the problem. He was dead to begin with." (96k)
|"It's all right. I am here now." (24k)|
"It was a headless horseman!"|
"You must not excite yourself..."
"But it was a headless horseman!"
"Of course it was. That's why you're here."
"No, you must believe me. It was a horseman... a dead one... headless!"
"I know, I know."
"You don't know because you were not there! It's all true!"
"Of course it is. I told you... everyone told you." (189k)
|"Murder needs no ghost come from the grave. We have murders in New York without benefit of ghouls and goblins. The assassin is a man of flesh and blood, and I will discover him." (260k)|
|"I beg pardon, but why am I the only one who sees that to solve crimes, to detect the guilty, we must use our brains to recognize vital clues using up-to-date scientific techniques." (142k)|
|"It is truth... but truth is not always appearance." (37k)|
|"I should like to say that I make no assumptions about your occupation nor your ways, witch... WHICH... which... which... are nothing to me, whatever you are. Each to his own..." (129k)|
|"The attacker rode Masbath down... turned his horse... came back... came back to claim the head!" (226 k)|
|"All right, Gunpowder, we're off. Come on... No, no... come on, the other way..." (153k)|
|"We are dealing with a madman." (65k)|
|"How often do I have to tell you, there is no horseman. There never was a horseman. There never will be a horseman." (119k)|
"And who are you, friend? We have not heard your name yet."|
"I have not said it." (92k)
"I will need to operate immediately."|
"Operate? She's dead."
"When we say 'operate', we mean, of course, I will need the operating table." (221k)
|"I hope you have a strong stomach." (43k)|
"Do you think me wicked?"|
"No... but perhaps there is a bit of witch in you, Katrina."
"Why do you say that?"
"Because you have bewitched me." (296k)
|"I have faced my fears and come out determined to locate the horseman's grave -- in short, to pit myself against a murdering ghost." (172k)|
|"Magistrate Phillips... who tried to cut and run, and lost his head." (135k)|
"Will you take nothing from Sleepy Hollow that was worth the coming here?"|
"No... no, not nothing. A kiss... from a lovely young woman before she saw my face or knew my name." (388k)
"Katrina! I might have killed you. Why have you come?"|
"Because no one else would go with you."
"Well, I am now twice the man. It is your white magic." (294k)
"Take the indian trail to the tree of the dead..."|
"How will we recognize it?"
"Without difficulty, I rather think... and climb down to the horseman's resting place."
"His grave." (232k)
|"It was an evil spirit possessed you. I pray God it is satisfied now and that you find peace. The evil eye has done its work. My life is over, spare for a lifetime of horrors in my sleep, waking each day to grief." (372k)|
|"Villainy wears many masks, none so dangerous as the mask of virtue." (102k)|
|"I think you loved me that day when you followed me into the western woods, to have braved such peril." (102k)|