"You must care something for
the place, the people who live there?"
"They live pretty well,"
Jack said. "They don't pay rent or anything."
"And what"s happening
here now, that doesn't matter?"
"I don't see anything
The fellow just looked at Jack. He
couldn't believe Jack. But he didn't know Jack, either.
"In the end, it's people like
us, you and I, who pay for this."
"Sure," Jack said. "But
I've been paying my share seventy years already. How long have you been paying
"The debt is never finished as
long as we stand for this," the teacher said. (13.119-126)