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posterity
used in The Screwtape Letters

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all future generations
  • His ideal is a man who, having worked all day for the good of posterity (if that is his vocation), washes his mind of the whole subject, commits the issue to Heaven, and returns at once to the patience or gratitude demanded by the moment that is passing over him.
    Chapter 15 (59% in)

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