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- "How will you pay your passage?"
- – The Ferryman to Hope. [src]
The Ferryman is a character appearing in The Darkness comics series.
Hope's Adventures Under Ground Edit
When Hope reached the lake under ground, the Ferryman came to take her across. He asked how will she pay for the passage and Hope gives him the White Rabbit's watch. The ferryman proceeds to inspect the watch, seeing that it shows midnight. He then takes Hope to the island in the middle of the lake, where the Ancient Ones reside.
- The Ferryman is a reference to the Charon the ferryman of Hades from Greek mythology who carries souls of the newly deceased across the rivers Styx and Acheron that divided the world of the living from the world of the dead.