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Besides helping humans forecast the weather, the ants’ frenetic industry was absolutely worthless, for their hills could barely withstand thirty seconds of pelting rain. Given man’s place in the universe, how superior to those ants are we?
Mo Yan, translated by Howard Goldblatt, “Abandoned Child”
 
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