||Nov. 5th, 2004 07:06 pm|
Grab the nearest book. Open the book to page 23. Find the fifth sentence. Post the text of the sentence in your journal, along with these instructions.|
Nor did they really believe that Stalin would ever agree to relinquish control of the country that played such a big part in his geopolitical aims.
I'll post this on my journal, but repeated here for convenience:
"To put it briefly, they were already on the verge of that dreadful devaluation of the Word which produced, at first in secret and within the narrowest circles, that ascetically heroic countermovement which soon afterward began to flow visibly and powerfully, and ushered in the new self-discipline and dignity of the human intellect."
The dwarfed, hunched-over figure had sat buried in its wiring and relays for fifteen years. Minority Report, Philip K Dick.
Perhaps I should get out more...