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1  They had been talking about Kurtz.
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2  As to me, I seemed to see Kurtz for the first time.
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3  I interrupted him by saying I had heard of Mr. Kurtz on the coast.
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4  I was then rather excited at the prospect of meeting Kurtz very soon.
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5  I had plenty of time for meditation, and now and then I would give some thought to Kurtz.
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6  I would not have gone so far as to fight for Kurtz, but I went for him near enough to a lie.
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7  Towards the evening of the second day we judged ourselves about eight miles from Kurtz's station.
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8  There were rumors that a very important station was in jeopardy, and its chief, Mr. Kurtz, was ill.
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9  It was just two months from the day we left the creek when we came to the bank below Kurtz's station.
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10  I was cut to the quick at the idea of having lost the inestimable privilege of listening to the gifted Kurtz.
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11  I couldn't have been more disgusted if I had traveled all this way for the sole purpose of talking with Mr. Kurtz.
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12  Sometimes I would pick out a tree a little way ahead to measure our progress towards Kurtz by, but I lost it invariably before we got abreast.
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13  My dear sir,' said the fellow, 'I don't want to be misunderstood, and especially by you, who will see Mr. Kurtz long before I can have that pleasure.
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14  It developed itself, I should say, two hours after the fog lifted, and its commencement was at a spot, roughly speaking, about a mile and a half below Kurtz's station.
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15  The approach to this Kurtz grubbing for ivory in the wretched bush was beset by as many dangers as though he had been an enchanted princess sleeping in a fabulous castle.
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16  He, don't you see, had been planning to be assistant-manager by-and-by under the present man, and I could see that the coming of that Kurtz had upset them both not a little.
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17  Further questions elicited from him that Mr. Kurtz was at present in charge of a trading post, a very important one, in the true ivory-country, at 'the very bottom of there.'
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18  Then he began again, assuring me Mr. Kurtz was the best agent he had, an exceptional man, of the greatest importance to the Company; therefore I could understand his anxiety.
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19  All Europe contributed to the making of Kurtz; and by-and-by I learned that, most appropriately, the International Society for the Suppression of Savage Customs had intrusted him with the making of a report, for its future guidance.
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20  I fretted and fumed and took to arguing with myself whether or no I would talk openly with Kurtz; but before I could come to any conclusion it occurred to me that my speech or my silence, indeed any action of mine, would be a mere futility.
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