By Philip K. Dick
Fourteen strangers got here to Delmak-O. 13 of them have been transferred via the standard professionals. One bought there through praying. yet after they arrived on that planet whose very surroundings looked as if it would set off paranoia and psychosis, the beginners came upon that even prayer used to be lifeless. For on Delmak-O, God is both absent or rationale on destroying His creations.
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It's not a receiver; the music is emitted by a speaker but it emanates from the fly's works. The signal is created by a miniature generator in the form of an electrical impulse, not unlike a nerve impulse in an organic living creature. There's a moist element ahead of the generator which alters a complex pattern of conductivity, so a very complex signal can be created. " "Granada," Seth Morley said. He wished he could keep it. The fly would be company for him. " he asked. " Belsnor retrieved his fly and placed the box back in his pocket.
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Amazing," he said. "Is it acting as a receiver? Picking up a signal from a central transmitter somewhere on the planet? " "I took one apart," Belsnor said. "It's not a receiver; the music is emitted by a speaker but it emanates from the fly's works. The signal is created by a miniature generator in the form of an electrical impulse, not unlike a nerve impulse in an organic living creature. There's a moist element ahead of the generator which alters a complex pattern of conductivity, so a very complex signal can be created.
A Maze of Death by Philip K. Dick