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The clogged blood began pounding through his veins again. He reached the
door in three strides, ran through and tore down the steps to the picture gallery. It
was empty but the door to the overpass was just closing. And still no sound from
Mose's eyes blinked in hard meditation; his stomach rumbled softly; his memories
began to hiss and stutter. Powell and the others waited with mounting suspense.
Abruptly, Mose hiccupped. A soft bell began to "Ping-Ping-Ping-Ping-Ping-Ping ...
Reich restrained himself for five minutes, then began casually: "Notice the sky?" "
Why, mister?" "The stars are gone." Sycophantic laugh. "It's not supposed to be a
joke," Reich said. "The stars are gone." "If it ain't a joke, it needs explaining," the ...
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The first third or so of the novel is definitely the best part: how do you commit murder in a society where telepaths comprise a significant portion of the population? Bester has fun both devising a ... Read full review
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The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester Eight, sir; seven, sir; Six, sir; five, sir; Four, sir; three, sir; Two, sir; one! Read full review