But on finishing the book, the pleasure of its dark humor does not sit easy on the conscience.
When asked why so many people have fled, he responded with dark humor.
Dog Food Bleak though The Counselor is, like much of McCarthy's work, there are moments of dark humor.
The Thieves of Manhattanby Adam Langer Langer turns his dark humor on the warped world of modern publishing.
The show was based on One Foot in the Grave, but never quite captured the dark humor of the original.
English actor Mark Rylance gives lip-curling dimension to the ugly, limping king by finding the dark humor Shakespeare wrote.
His ill-health, his dark humor, his assiduous labor, separated him from society.