"I mean, after all, you have to consider we're only made of dust. That's admittedly not much to go on and we shouldn't forget that. But even considering, I mean it's a sort of bad beginning, we're not doing too bad. So I personally have faith that even in this lousy situation we're faced with we can make it. You get me?" From an interoffice audio-memo circulated to Pre-Fash level consultants at
Perky Pat Layouts, Inc., dictated by Leo Bulero immediately on his return from Mars.
The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch Philip K. Dick