Shadrach in the Furnace
Robert Silverberg
 
‘he lives in morbid dread of death and his eyes proclaim it; but he is death-loving, too, obsessed with the termination that he constantly postpones, as much so as a man who is obsessed with the orgasm he strives so fiercely to delay.’p17
 
‘we require some tension in our lives to relieve that unbearable onwardness of existence.’p153

Shadrach in the Furnace

Robert Silverberg

 

‘he lives in morbid dread of death and his eyes proclaim it; but he is death-loving, too, obsessed with the termination that he constantly postpones, as much so as a man who is obsessed with the orgasm he strives so fiercely to delay.’p17

 

‘we require some tension in our lives to relieve that unbearable onwardness of existence.’p153

 
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