Sci Fi Quotes – JG Ballard

“The forest that covered the sand-bar began to thin out, giving way to the beach houses and motels of Cocoa Beach. A derelict hotel sat among the trees , its gates collapsed across the drive. Spanish moss hanging from a sign that advertised a zoo and a theme park devoted to the space age.  Through the waist-high palmettos the chromium and neon rockets rose from their stands like figures on amusement park carousels.”

 

From Memories of the Space Age by JG Ballard

Interzone Magazine, Issue 2, (1982)

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