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"And that how it was for the next ten nights; a flare spurting out from Mars. Bright green, drawing a green mist behind it.

Ogilvy the astronomer assured me we were in no danger. He was convinced there could be nothing living on that remote, forbidding planet." #WednesdayWisdom

"And yet, across the gulf of space, minds immeasurably superior to ours regarded this Earth with envious eyes.

And slowly and surely they drew their plans against us..."

"On Horsell Common, the Martians continued hammering and stirring - sleepless, indefatigable - at work upon the machines they were making. Now and again a light, like the beam of a warship's searchlight, swept the Common, and the heat ray was ready to follow."

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