A Day in the Death
Series 2 Episode 8
As Owen Harper still struggles to come to terms with being dead, he helps a young woman on the brink of suicide realise that life is worth all the pain and the struggle.
Memorable Quotes
  • Maggie: Okay. You're dead. And clearly, that's a bit sh*t, and I'm sorry and everything but... if... if you're dead, then why are you here? You can't be wanting to jump, you... you can't die twice!
    Owen: Sorry, are you an expert?
    Maggie: Sorry, are you an idiot?
  • Owen: What am I supposed to do?
    Jack: Watch TV. Chill.
    Owen: Jack, I'm dead. I'm permanently chilled!
  • Jack: 36 minutes. Not bad.
    Owen: You were watching?
    Jack: Skinny guy in tight jeans runs into water? I was taking pictures.
  • Jack: You can so come back at any time.
    Martha: Maybe I will. One day.
  • Owen: You've got a choice. If you think that the darkness is too much, then go for it. But if there is a chance, just some hope... maybe having a cigarette, or that first sip of hot tea on a cold morning. Or it could be your mates. If there is even a tiny glimmer of light, then don't you think it's worth taking the chance?