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Forster describes a future world Forster descripes a future world in which human beings no longer inhabit the surface of the world but live in subterreanean compartments.Do you think you could live...

Forster describes a future world

Forster descripes a future world in which human beings no longer inhabit the surface of the world but live in subterreanean compartments.Do you think you could live under such conditions?

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Which Forster book is this? I am familiar with several of the novels, but this sounds interesting.

I would not like what you describe, but for a lot of people I see, I don't think it would be too painful. I am thinking of people who go to great lengths to *never* be outdoors. They go from their house (windows always closed, heat or AC on), to their garage, to...

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I suppose that life will find a way to continue and that all species try to survive no matter what the odds. If it was not possible to live outside, then one would have to find a way to live underground. Even if one was claustrophobic, medicine or tranquilizers could suppress most of the side effects.

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