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dear sir in this sentence
they could be fed intravenously
to the living.And standing there,
facing the pure, horrifying precision...
I came to realize
the obviousness of the truth.
i don't understand why they use ing form in facing horrifying
"horrifying" is an adjective, following a common pattern for verbs of emotional reaction. If the precision horrifies me, then I can be described as "horrified" and the precision can be described as "horrifying".