The Branding of Cain

“It’s called a brand, Cain. A brand. You heat it up in a fire til it’s red hot, then you shove it into a man’s skin. Hurts like holy hell, a million times more pain than a tattoo needle... Our gang’s going to wear the brand. What do you think of that?”

“I’m not doing that.”

“Hey. Don’t get me wrong. If you want to, fine, if not, fine. You’re Cain, man. Freaking Cain! You don’t need a brand. You have the mark. The truest mark of all. The mark of Cain.”


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