Quotation by Ursula K. Le Guin

In the tale, in the telling, we are all one blood. Take the tale in your teeth, then, and bite till the blood runs, hoping it's not poison; and we will all come to the end together, and even to the beginning: living, as we do, in the middle.
Ursula K. Le Guin (b. 1929), U.S. author. speech, 1979, University of Chicago, repr. In Dancing at the Edge of the World (1989). "It Was a Dark and Stormy Night; Or, Why Are We Huddling About the Campfire?"
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