Sci Fi Quotes – Ian Watson

“He regaled us with the hilarious adventures of Ma and Pa Flat in their Flatworld; and what preposterous antics those were , to be sure ! Still, his story seemed to have a couple of sly morals buried in it. Compared with the imaginary flat-people we were fortunate indeed – being gifted with all sorts of mobility denied to Ma and Pa Flat. In other words, things might be a lot worse … ”

 

From the People on the Precipice by Ian Watson

Interzone Magazine, Issue 13 (1985)

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