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There is something universal about this abduction attempt. It is typical of disregard for both the common and sublime. It is filthy money and powerlust of completely unworthy people against that simple, invisible, under-championed thing.........the common good.
I imagine if we are to inspire people to evolve beyond those base instincts which attract us to money and power, the statements of those like Albert Barnes must be thoughtfully studied in the quiet environment he created.
Look at the works. Imagine the difference between a setting constructed from the pure inspiration of a person of vision, and the alternate setting arrived at by a committee of who exactly?
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