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Old April 15 2010, 07:12 PM   #53
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Re: Star Trek: Unspoken Truth - Discussion (Spoilers)

Sky wrote: View Post
One thing which really bothered me was the constant repetition of the title. Unspoken truth this, unspoken truth that.
Since several folks have mentioned this, I was intrigued, so I went through the ms. just now and counted.

Not counting the title, "unspoken truth(s)" is used six times.

I'd intended it as a leitmotif, my version of "the wine-dark sea," if you will. Didn't realize it was so intrusive.
“There is a cult of ignorance in the United States…nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that ‘my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge’.”

- Isaac Asimov (Newsweek, 1980)

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