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Hyperion

Hyperion

by Dan Simmons

War Quotes

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Quote #10

Once this is activated […] there is no turning back. The Shrike will be released, and you will have won the war to control it? (6.522)

We didn't even know there was a war to control the Shrike, but the Ousters definitely did not win it. We're not sure if anyone will.

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