An incident which happenedaboutthis time will set the characters of these twoladsmorefairlybefore the discerningreader than is in the power of the longestdissertation.
The Partyseekspowerentirely for its ownsake. We are not interested in the good of others; we are interestedsolely in power. Not wealth or luxury or longlife or happiness: only power, purepower. [...] We know that no oneeverseizespower with the intention of relinquishing it. Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorshipin order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolutionin order to establish the dictatorship. The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power.
Most of the Himalayanrivers have been relativelyuntouched by damsnear their sources. Now the twogreatAsianpowers, India and China, are rushing to harness them as they cut through some of the world's deepestvalleys.
UnitedkeeperEdwinvan der Sar was the unlikelyprovider as his clearancefoundRooney, who had got ahead of lastdefenderRichard Dunne, and the forwardbrilliantlycontrolled a ballcoming from over his shoulderbeforepowering a shotpastBrad Friedel.