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He was like a tiny little vocalno that lies silent for days and then suddenly spouts fire. No, he wasn't like that-- he was like a man who is subject to fits, one who walks among his fellow men inspiring fear because a fit may come upon him suddenly and blow him away into a sudden strange uncanny physical state in which his eyes rolls and his legs and arms jerk. He was like that, only that the visitation that descended upon Joe Welling was a mental and not a physical thing. He was beset by ideas and in the throes of one of his ideas was uncontrollable. 引自 A MAN OF IDEAS
Sensing a tragedy, they waited, laughing nervously.
"It is a man child and will get what it wants anyway," she said sharply. "Had it been a...