Is there such perfect identity of interests among the States to compose a new union as to produce harmony only and prevent renewed secession? Plainly the central idea of secession is the essence of anarchy. But you must be quite sure, Stephen, that you have a vocation because it would be terrible if you found afterwards that you had none. Communism maintains that social wrongs can be corrected only by violence. The light spread upwards from the glass roof making the theatre seem a festive ark, anchored among the hulks of houses, her frail cables of lanterns looping her to her moorings.