The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (Los Cuatro Jinetes del Apocalipsis) [1919], by Vicente Blasco Ibanez:

‘…The nations were merely unwilling to continue living, unsuspecting and inactive, before boundless German ambition. They were simply preparing to defend themselves against an almost certain attack. They wished to maintain their dignity, repeatedly violated under most absurd pretexts. “I wonder if it is not the others,” he concluded, “who are obliged to defend themselves because you represent a menace to the world!”‘


Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: