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Childhood's End
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  • But the human race being what it is, it just won’t be bossed around by creatures of the same species.
  • It was, of course, universally assumed that the Overlords, or beings of the same species, had come into violent conflict with ancient man.
  • But there are many races in the universe, and some of them discovered these powers long before your species-or mine-appeared on the scene.
  • It might be-though this he refused to accept-that mankind could never be more than an inferior species, preserved in an out-of-the-way zoo with the Overlords as keepers.

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  • It is an endangered species.
  • It is thought that there are over 20,000 species of ants.

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