The Wrack of the Storm

The Wrack of the Storm

by Maurice Maeterlinck
     
 

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At these moments of tragedy, none should be allowed to speak who cannot shoulder a rifle, for the written word seems so monstrously useless, so overwhelmingly trivial, in front of this mighty drama which shall for a long time, it may be for ever, free mankind from the scourge of war: the one scourge among all that cannot be excused, that cannot be explained, since

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At these moments of tragedy, none should be allowed to speak who cannot shoulder a rifle, for the written word seems so monstrously useless, so overwhelmingly trivial, in front of this mighty drama which shall for a long time, it may be for ever, free mankind from the scourge of war: the one scourge among all that cannot be excused, that cannot be explained, since alone among all it issues entire from the hands of man.

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ISBN-13:
9781492329862
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
09/03/2013
Pages:
72
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.15(d)

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