Ordinary beads on a never-ending string. Our time is a routine twist of an improbable yarn There must be something heroic about our time, something that lifts it above all those other times. Funny weather? Dire things are happening Why are we watching the news, reading the news, keeping up with the news? Only to enforce our fancy - probably a necessary lie - that these are crucial times, and we are in on them. Newly revealed, and we are in the know: crazy people, bunches of them.
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Can the news from dynastic Egypt have been any different? It blows both ways, in and out of time. Do you find this unclear? It certainly sounds like the sort of thing thousands of wealth do. They fall. Does anyone know what the rabbi meant by wonders? The sight of a cleaned clay soldier upright in a museum case is unremarkable, and this is all that future generations will see.
No one will display those men crushed beyond repair; no one will display their loose parts; no one will display them crawling from the walls. Future generations will miss the crucial sight of ourselves as rammed earth. Welcome back. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
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