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##@¤$†;~:, SOUND... AND SURE ENOUGH, BETWEEN THE    ,:~;†$¤@##
¤†;~:,,,,, GRAINS THERE ARE CALLS FROM OTHER        ,,,,,:~;†¤
##@¤$†;~:, WORLDS -                                 ,:~;†$¤@##
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@@@¤$†;~:, DISTANT WAILING SIRENS, COMING CLOSER    ,:~;†$¤@@@
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##@¤$†;~:, ME WITH SOMEONE ELSES EXCITEMENT         ,:~;†$¤@##
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¤†;;~,,,,, THE PHONE RINGING, A CERTAIN PHONE FROM  ,,,,,~;;†¤
¤$†~~~::,, A JOB LONG LOST, URGING FOR SOMEONE TO   ,,::~~~†$¤
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##@¤$†;~:, IT, THE VEIL IS NEXT TO BREACHED... I    ,:~;†$¤@##
¤$;:,,,,,, HEAR FLUTES, SINES, REPEATING THEMES     ,,,,,,:;$¤
@@@¤$†;~:, LIKE WERE THEY CALLS FROM RUBBERY        ,:~;†$¤@@@
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@@¤$††;~:, EVAPORATING AND REFORMING.               ,:~;††$¤@@
@@¤¤$†;~:, AND NOT REALLY TOUCHING MY EARDRUMS.     ,:~;†$¤¤@@
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