The relevence of the all-seeing eye and a stick representation of a square and compasses is not explained. Note the earlier glimpse of a masonic funeral.
"Every person has to discover what will pull his trigger to enable him to live. Because it is the explosive flair of a match that feeds our souls. If there is nothing to trigger the explosion, our box of matches becomes damp and then we'll never be able to light any of them.
"There are many ways to dry a damp match box. You can rest assured, there is a cure. Of course it is important to light the matches one at a time because if an intense burst of emotion were to ignite them all at once they would produce such a strong brilliance that before our eyes there would appear a tunnel of such radiance showing us the path we forgot at birth, the same path that calls us back, to our divine origins." [00:37:35]
Like Water for Chocolate (1992)|
Marco Leonardi, Tita Regina Torné, Iván Martínez.
Directed by Alfonso Arau
Written by Laura Esquivel
123 min. Mexico : Spanish