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George Orwell

“He slowed his pace a little. He was thirty and there was grey in his hair, yet he had a queer feeling that he had only just grown up. It occured to him that he was merely repeating the destiny of every human being. Everyone rebels against the money-code, and everyone sooner or later surrenders. He had kept up his rebellion a little longer than most, that was all. And he had made such a wretched failure of it!”


George Orwell, Keep the Aspidistra Flying
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Keep the Aspidistra Flying Keep the Aspidistra Flying by George Orwell
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