Brian Aldiss Quote

They came, by what means he did not know, from outside, the vast abstraction that none of them had ever seen. He had a mental picture of a starry void in which men and monsters swam or battled, and then swiftly erased it. Such ideas did not conform with the quiet behavior of his companions; if they never spoke about outside, did they think about it?


Outside (1955)

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They came, by what means he did not know, from outside, the vast abstraction that none of them had ever seen. He had a mental picture of a starry...

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They came, by what means he did not know, from outside, the vast abstraction that none of them had ever seen. He had a mental picture of a starry...

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They came, by what means he did not know, from outside, the vast abstraction that none of them had ever seen. He had a mental picture of a starry...

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They came, by what means he did not know, from outside, the vast abstraction that none of them had ever seen. He had a mental picture of a starry...