The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Tarzan the Untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs:|
"But the Xujans --?" she asked, "may they not follow us
"Yes," he said, "they probably will. But we need not be
concerned with them until they come."
"I wish," said the girl, "that I possessed your philosophy
but I am afraid it is beyond me."
"You were not born and reared in the jungle by wild beasts
and among wild beasts, or you would possess, as I do, the
fatalism of the jungle."
And so they moved to the side of the gorge beneath the
shade of an overhanging rock and lay down in the hot sand to
Tarzan the Untamed