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I said to God, “What are they doing?” // God said, “Making pitfalls into which their fellows may sink.” // I said to God, “Why do they do it?” // God said, “Because each thinks that when his brother falls he will rise.”

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Source Notes: Dreams, 1890

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Olive Schreiner (Olive Emilie Albertina Schreiner) (March 24, 1855 December 11, 1920) was a South African writer. She was born in Wittebergen, South Africa, the ninth child of Gottlob and Rebecca Schreiner. Her German father and English mother, both missionaries in South Africa, provided a household grounded in a strict Calvinist tradition.

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