I gave one glance at the black scum on top of the water, and decided to go dirty for the day. Its real evil lies far deeper and is quite uneradicable.
I was young and ill-educated and I had had to think out my problems in the utter silence that is imposed on every Englishman in the East. I can almost hear behind its silent roar another sound, a more resonant bellow -- as though war were a storm raging through an immeasurable abyss, and this little trinket preserved an echo of its thunder.
None of them, I noticed, ever attempted to take books away without paying for them; merely to order them was enough—it gave them, I suppose, the illusion that they were spending real money.
Should he be repulsed here or not try invasion, he will recoil eastward, and we have nothing to stop him. You begin to wonder whether you will ever get to the end—still more, how on earth you are going to get back.
Or watching the whole State go into a military hero style funeral for a police officer who has died in the line of duty chasing dangerous marijuana sellers, and reading the same day the names only of a dozen construction workers who fell off a roof or stepped into a machine.
Everyone was smoking, except Scotty, whose tobacco had been seized, and he was so miserable in his smokeless state that I stood him the makings of a cigarette.
The imbecile drivelled, about an imaginary toff, who had once given him two hundred and fifty-seven golden sovereigns. But in falling he seemed for a moment to rise, for as his hind legs collapsed beneath him he seemed to tower upward like a huge rock toppling, his trunk reaching skyward like a tree.
The crowning feature of your work is its provision of a solution.
We hid them in our socks, except for the twenty or so per cent who had no socks, and had to carry the tobacco in their boots, even under their very toes. I hope many of you will wish to keep following the war as I add more pictures, newsreels and new stories in the coming months and years.
They looked upon the Wagner festival itself with deep suspicion -- if for no other reason than that it had always attracted so many foreign tourists and, worse, foreign performers, which made it a hotbed of "internationalist" i. I find that anything outrageously strange generally ends by fascinating me even when I abominate it.
It is curious, but till that moment I had never realized what it means to destroy a healthy, conscious man. Practically everything we do, from eating an ice to crossing the Atlantic, and from baking a loaf to writing a novel, involves the use of coal, directly or indirectly.
But many of them, of course, were unmistakable paranoiacs. Actually they, snatch a quarter of an hour or so at some time during the shift to eat the food they have brought with them, usually a hunk of bread and dripping and a bottle of cold tea.
I do not believe that there is anything inherently and unavoidably ugly about industrialism. He has been on the road six months, but in the sight of God, he seemed to imply, he was not a tramp.
Dial Press,p. Spaight, Bombing Vindicated London,pp. Although he speaks of nine-tenths of German industry being nearer Norfolk than Lombardy, we are sure he really means that nine-tenths of the German population is nearer Norfolk, and in the light of our new morale paper which is about to be published, it is the population which is the joint in the German armour.
This is chiefly because the mere effort of getting from place to place; makes it difficult to notice anything else, In some ways it is even disappointing, or at least is unlike what you have, expected. What made them do it? The aiming-points were usually right in the center of the town.
First dropped would be the high-explosives, in order to blow apart buildings, destroy water mains, and wreck roads. Each of us had three minutes in which to bathe himself. They go on being ugly largely because the Northerners have got used to that kind of thing and do not notice it. It was paradise after the spike.
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