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    Posted: 26 Jun 2017 at 7:08am
Hi,

I'm not an active user on this site, I just had a question. On tonight's episode of Twin Peaks: The Return, a poem (or part of a poem) was mentioned through out the episode.

"This is the water, and this is the well. Drink full, and ascend.
The horse is the white of the eyes, and dark within."

After doing a quick google search, people found this site. It seems to be the only connection to this poem before the episode aired. So my question is if anyone knows the meaning of the poem or where it originated? Seems oddly placed for a site about hating commercials. If you know the answer or can point all us Twin Peak's fans in the right direction, that would be very helpful.

And for those unaware, the poem is at the very bottom of the every page of this website.


PS Sorry if this is not the right place to post this topic, I couldn't access the off topic's page.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Jimbo Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 26 Jun 2017 at 7:29am
I've never noticed that before.

It might have been recently added.

Best thing to do is PM the Forum Admin and ask him.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Thor Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 26 Jun 2017 at 8:53am
I never noticed it, either.  How do you know this was there before the episode aired?  I'm thinking maybe the Forum Administrator is a fan of the show, and decided to put it there right after seeing the episode.
 
 
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This quote was found on cached version of this site as early as 21 hours before the episode aired.

Please see this thread for details: https://www.reddit.com/r/twinpeaks/comments/6jierm/s3e8_weird_poem/

There's a lot more to this.
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Yeah, what's going on here? Before the episode even finished this was the only place on the internet with that weird poem. Unless someone running the site was involved in production I can't imagine it's just a coincidence.
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Thanks for the info. I don't know how to pm people on here unfortunately. If there is a way to ping the admin, that would be cool. Although this pretty much answers my question.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Thor Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 27 Jun 2017 at 9:18pm
As a new member, he may not have access to PM'ing yet.  I seem to recall something like that.
 
 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote HalandBubbles Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 28 Jun 2017 at 12:28am
It's possible the admin's in a different time zone or country.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote ForumAdmin Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 10 Jul 2017 at 8:33pm
Confirming.
I'm a huge fan and saw the episode a few days early.
I put the quote here for fun.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Jimbo Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 10 Jul 2017 at 8:52pm
Originally posted by ForumAdmin ForumAdmin wrote:

Confirming.
I'm a huge fan and saw the episode a few days early.
I put the quote here for fun.


It looks like your current quote has attracted some troll activity.
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Originally posted by Jimbo Jimbo wrote:

Originally posted by ForumAdmin ForumAdmin wrote:

Confirming.
I'm a huge fan and saw the episode a few days early.
I put the quote here for fun.


It looks like your current quote has attracted some troll activity.
Nathan, our Fearless Forum Leader, aka ForumAdmin, smacked down the offender.  You might say REPORT ME IMMEDIATELY got REPORT ME IMMEDIATELY off the forum.  Wink  Tongue

Thank you, Nathan.  Smile
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Originally posted by DarkRealmStar DarkRealmStar wrote:

Originally posted by Jimbo Jimbo wrote:

Originally posted by ForumAdmin ForumAdmin wrote:

Confirming.
I'm a huge fan and saw the episode a few days early.
I put the quote here for fun.


It looks like your current quote has attracted some troll activity.
Nathan, our Fearless Forum Leader, aka ForumAdmin, smacked down the offender.  You might say REPORT ME IMMEDIATELY got REPORT ME IMMEDIATELY off the forum.  Wink  Tongue

Thank you, Nathan.  Smile

ETA:  And if the poster's name is used, well, you can see the result in the above post I made.  
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I guess I missed some minor excitement.
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