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:|
"That name I've heard - but under what circumstances?"
Corpang walked along, his eyes fixed on the ground, obviously
troubled. "Who is Surtur?"
Maskull shook his head, and said nothing.
The valley shortly afterward narrowed, so that the two men, touching
fingertips in the middle, could have placed their free hands on the
rock walls on either side. It threatened to terminate in a cul-de-
sac, but just when the road seemed least promising, and they were
shut in by cliffs on all sides, a hitherto unperceived bend brought
them suddenly into the open. They emerged through a mere crack in