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    For life is the mirror of king and slave—
    Madeline Bridges (fl. C. 1840)

    There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
    —H.G. (Herbert George)