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  1. Jun 2022
    1. “a sustainable retreat.”

      This is a logical strategy for the short term, and until high density clean energy such as nuclear fusion becomes a reality.

  2. Mar 2022
  3. Dec 2019
    1. The Greeks wept for joy when they beheld the Mediterranean from the hills of Asia, and hailed with rapture the boundary of their toils

      Victor refers to the Greeks' long retreat from Armenia in Xenophon's Anabasis: "And when all had reached the summit [having made it], then indeed they fell to embracing one another, and generals and captains as well, with tears in their eyes" (4.7).