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facts to be faced, Which of them would be the worse, he couldn't imagine. One was Mather's dying of the body Mather was now in, falling down and falling to pieces, and Mather's going-going, literally, only heaven knew whereand he, Jones, living, spending the rest of his life in this absurd little spidery body-already more than half a dozen years older than he was; and-horrorsl-having to take up life in Mather's house-in Mather's body, it would be the only place he would be allowed to live. To have to share the house with wizened, frisky little Mrs. Mather-he who was unmarried and a misogynist-and those awful, noisy, impudent, dirty children....
There was, of course, the one other choice: to be certified as a lunatic by maintaining the truth: that he was Jones in Mather's body and that Mather had died in Jones's.
The thought roused him to desperation. He seized his own body by the arm. How odd to feel one's body from the outside! But there was no more time for such reflections.
" Come," he said hurriedly. "Lean on me if you feel you're going to faint."
Somehow he got that huge, heeling bulk across the passage and up the three stairs into the bathroom. He snatched the hypodermic from the small mirror cabinet. He slumped the Jones body down on the seat, then propped it up and set about loading the syringe. But, heavensl, these neat little hands, which could deftly fill a pipe and run freely enough on the piano keyboard, now fumbled almost as though they were frostbitten. Once, he nearly dropped the little glass tube of the cylinder on the floor tiles. Then his inept fingers pulled the plunger out too far, and it came clean away from

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