The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay:|
and want my cooperation, you must offer me exceptional proofs."
"And what proofs would you consider adequate, Maskull?"
As he spoke he gripped Maskull's arm. A sharp, chilling pain
immediately passed through the latter's body and at the same moment
his brain caught fire. A light burst in upon him like the rising of
the sun. He asked himself for the first time if this fantastic
conversation could by any chance refer to real things.
"Listen, Krag," he said slowly, while peculiar images and conceptions
started to travel in rich disorder through his mind. "You talk about
a certain journey. Well, if that journey were a possible one, and I
were given the chance of making it, I would be willing never to come