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  • Lineland, that is to say, out of the Straight Line which you call Space, and in the true Space, where I can see things as they are.

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  • "I am not dead," replied I; "I am simply out of Lineland, that is to say, out of the Straight Line which you call Space, and in the true Space, where I can see things as they are.

    Flatland: a romance of many dimensions

  • This square, an inhabitant of Flatland named A Square, receives a portentous visit from a sphere who takes him on trips to Pointland, Lineland and Spaceland.

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  • Sphere takes Square to see Lineland, a world consisting of two points, whose inhabitants rely entirely on their hearing to interact with their world and can only see the citizens immediately neighboring them.

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  • I grant you I have not your discriminative faculty of hearing; for the concert of all Lineland which gives you such intense pleasure, is to me no better than a multitudinous twittering or chirping.

    Flatland: a romance of many dimensions

  • And, with that, I once more entered Lineland, taking up the same position as before.

    Flatland: a romance of many dimensions

  • Yet since you are pleased to affect ignorance, I will instruct you as if you were the veriest baby in Lineland.

    Flatland: a romance of many dimensions

  • At the word I began to move my body out of Lineland.

    Flatland: a romance of many dimensions

  • Do you not remember — for I, who see all things, discerned last night the phantasmal vision of Lineland written upon your brain — do you not remember, I say, how, when you entered the realm of Lineland, you were compelled to manifest yourself to the King, not as a Square, but as a

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  • Whereas now, in one moment of audition, I take as it were the census and statistics, local, corporeal, mental and spiritual, of every living being in Lineland.

    Flatland: a romance of many dimensions

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  • A 1 dimensional region within Flatland where 1 dimensional beings live.

    December 26, 2015