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remnant 19: “once you’ve got an illusion going”

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Systematic, efficient, sophisticated. No muss, no fuss. Very business like. Just went to prove, once you’ve got an illusion going, it can function on the market like any other product. Advanced capitalism churning out goods for every conceivable niche. Illusion, that was the key word here. Whether prostitution or discrimination or personal attacks or displaced sex drive, give it a pretty name, a pretty package, and you could sell it.

Dance Dance Dance, Haruki Murakami, p.282

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June 9, 2013 at 5:52 pm