Charisma edited the memorable quotes of The Plague Thursday, February 24, 2011.
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indeedas he listened to the cries of joy ...rising from the town, Rieux remembered that such joy is always imperiled. He knew what those jubilant crowds did not know but could have learned from books: that the plague bacillus never dies or disappears for good; that it can lie dormant for years and years in furniture and linen-chests; that it bides its time in bedrooms, cellars, trunks, and bookshelves; and that perhaps the day would come when, for the bane and enlightenmentof men, it would rouseup its rats again and sendthem forth to die in a happy city.”