thehumming6ird: ‘The more arid and affectle…

thehumming6ird:

‘The more arid and affectless life became in the high-rise, the greater the possibilities it offered. By its very efficiency, the high-rise took over the task of maintaining the social structure that supported them all. For the first time, it removed the need to suppress every kind of anti-social behavior and left them free to explore any deviant or wayward impulses.’

~ J.G. Ballard, High-Rise