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Notable Quotable # 49

They traded dissident mysteries in vague competition, as if faiths were Top Trumps cards. “What about your apocalypse, then?” “Well, the universe is a leaf on the time-tree, and come autumn it’s going to shrivel and fall off into hell.” Murmurs of admiration. “Ooh, nice one. My new lot say ants are going to eat the sun.”