The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Foolish Virgin by Thomas Dixon:|
pile, and then only because he must, in self-defence.
A big gambling capitalist corners wheat, raises the
price of bread and starves a hundred thousand children
to death to make his. It's not stained with blood.
Every dollar is soaked in it! Who cares?"
"Yeah--who cares?" Nance growled fiercely.
Jim smiled at his easy triumph.
"It's dog eat dog and the devil take the hindmost
"That's so--ain't it?" she agreed.
"You bet! Business is business and the best man's