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TOMLINSON

"Go back to Earth with a lip unsealed—go back with an open eye,
"And carry my word to the Sons of Men or ever ye come to die:
"That the sin they do by two and two they must pay for one by one—
"And ... the God that you took from a printed book be with you, Tomlinson!"