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"DESPAIR DEFERRED ... ?"

tory would and could mean only death deferred. "We all live under an indefinite reprieve." Who had said that? Wasn't it one of those comfortable Victorians whose security and firm expectation of living seemed almost fabulous now? Yet the daily news always reconfirmed her grim faith. She would quote Chesterton. "I bring you nought for your comfort: Yea, nought for your desire: Save that the sky grows darker yet: And the sea rises higher:' The storm must, it simply must, sooner or later blot out everything. About that there could be no doubt. And that was the issue, the only issue for practically everyone. Of course, some hundreds, thousandsif the suspense could really be sustained-might go as Simpkins had gone; slipping out in the pause before the blow. They must go by the law of averages, but they would only be those exceptions which prove nothing.
She thought rapidly of the national statistics she had read: some five hundred thousand people died "from natural causes" every year. That number would represent a big battle, even today. But, of course, they were nearly all old or very young. And what were the latest figures about fewer people in the island dying by accident because, in spite of the great number butchered by bombs, the check on the motor traffic had greatly reduced the road casualties? Somehow one had never thought of the civilian's motor car as a monster destroying life. Yet there it had been, a worse juggernaut than many a tank.
Simpkins' last moment kept on coming back to her. She could hear his voice, passionate and strong last June, utterly involved in the one issue, victory or death; and then across that resolute tone she heard the thin whisper cutting through

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