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&¨¨¨¨&¨¨¨¨ ####££££££&§†^«,¨ cave ¨,«^†§&££££££#### &¨¨&&&&&&&
¨¨&&¨¨¨&&& #######£&§†^«,¨ geometry ¨,«^†§&£####### ¨¨¨¨&&&&&&
¨¨¨¨¨&¨¨&& ############                ############ ¨&&¨¨&&&&¨
&&&&¨¨¨¨¨¨ ######§                          §###### ¨¨¨¨¨¨&&¨¨
¨&&¨¨&&&&& #       the name is a little mis-      # ¨&&&&¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨¨¨¨&&&& «  giving, because of course there is  « ¨¨&&¨¨&&&&
¨&&&&¨¨&&& no real geometry in  the caves. you  may ¨¨¨¨¨¨¨&&¨
¨¨&&¨¨¨¨&¨ feel as if you  are venturing  into some &&&&&&¨¨¨¨
&¨¨¨¨&&¨¨¨ vast structure,  but  you  are  in  fact ¨&&&&¨¨&&&
¨¨&&¨¨¨¨&& leaving any such thing at the  entrance. ¨¨&&¨¨¨¨&&
¨¨¨¨¨&&¨¨&                                          &¨¨¨¨&&¨¨¨
&&&&¨¨¨¨¨¨     leaving physical tethers behind,     ¨¨&&¨¨¨¨&&
&&&¨¨&&&&¨  submitting to an inescapable darkness,  &¨¨¨¨&&¨¨&
&&¨¨¨¨&&¨¨ the  world around you  becomes more of a ¨¨&&¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨&&¨¨¨¨& manifestation  of   your  mind,   or   a &¨¨¨¨&&&&¨
&&¨¨¨¨&&¨¨ collective  mind, with  a  shape  and  a ¨¨&&¨¨&&¨¨
¨¨¨&&¨¨¨¨¨          direction and a taste.          &¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨
&&¨¨¨¨&&&&                                          ¨¨&&&&&&&&
&¨¨&&¨¨&&&  inescapeable darkness, because if you   ¨¨¨&&&&&&&
¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨&& bring  a  candle  or  mount   electrical &&¨¨&&&&&&
¨&&&&&&¨¨& lights,  the   walls  only   serves   as ¨¨¨¨¨&&&&¨
¨¨&&&&¨¨¨¨ markers  to   where   the  tiny  spatial &&&&¨¨&&¨¨
&¨¨&&¨¨&&¨ existence ends and the  darkness beneath &&&¨¨¨¨¨¨&
¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨                it begins.                &&¨¨&&&&¨¨
&&&&&&&&&&                                          &¨¨¨¨&&¨¨&
&&&&&&&&&& like  an inverted mandelbrot,  the  real ¨¨&&¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨&&&&&&&&& cave  is  actually not the  pockets, but ¨¨¨¨¨&&&&¨
¨¨&&&&&&&& the  black  around them.  keep  that  in &&&&¨¨&&¨¨
&¨¨&&&&&&&                  mind.                   ¨&&¨¨¨¨¨¨&
¨¨¨¨&&&&&&                                          ¨¨¨¨&&&&¨¨
&&&¨¨&&&&&           ¨¨¨¨,,,««§#§««,,,¨¨¨           &&&¨¨&&¨¨&
&&¨¨¨¨&&&&                                          &&¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨&&¨¨&&& the  moisture that  permeates  any  cave ¨¨¨&&&&&&¨
&&¨¨¨¨¨¨&& worth it's  name...  it's  the water the &&¨¨&&&&¨¨
¨¨¨&&&&¨¨¨ world  rose  from.  it's  the  water you &¨¨¨¨&&¨¨¨
&&¨¨&&¨¨&&        drown in, in your dreams.         ¨¨&&¨¨¨¨&&
&¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨&                                          &¨¨¨¨&&¨¨&
¨¨&&&&&&¨¨ the only  sounds  in the cave  are those ¨¨&&¨¨¨¨¨¨
&¨¨&&&&¨¨& that  you  make yourselves. they may  be ¨¨¨¨¨&&&&&
¨¨¨¨&&¨¨¨¨ distorted by  the  stone structure,  and &&&&¨¨&&&&
¨&&¨¨¨¨&&& amplified by  your  mind. try not to  be ¨&&¨¨¨¨&&¨
¨¨¨¨&&¨¨&& alarmed,  try to  remember  the  persons ¨¨¨¨&&¨¨¨¨
&&&¨¨¨¨¨¨& and objects  around  you,  and  you  can ¨&&¨¨¨¨&&&
&&¨¨&&&&¨¨ discern   a   mirage   from  a   friend. ¨¨¨¨&&¨¨&&
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¨¨&&¨¨¨¨&&        ¨                 ¨       ¨       ¨¨¨¨&&&&¨¨
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