So deep did they go; and so ancient, and corroded, and weedy the aspect of the lowermost puncheons, that you almost looked next for some mouldy corner-stone cask containing coins of Captain Noah, with copies of the posted placards, vainly warning the infatuated old world from the flood.
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Neal Shusterman -- Unwind
If we had been back in the old world, in the World Before, I would have called an ambulance despite the fact that he had attacked my mom.