We did everything adults would do. What went wrong?
What are we? Humans? Or animals? Or savages?
Maybe there is a beast… maybe it’s only us.
We’ve got to have rules and obey them. After all, we’re not savages. We’re English; and the English are best at everything.
The world, that understandable and lawful world, was slipping away.
The thing is – fear can’t hurt you any more than a dream.
The greatest ideas are the simplest.