The whole business is the crudest sort of stratagem, since we have no way of foreseeing it to the end. It is a mere paying out of rope on the chance that somewhere along the length of it will be a noose.
I seem but a dead man held on end To sink down soon.... O you could not know That such swift fleeing No soul foreseeing Not even I would undo me so!thomas hardy
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