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,-»\%§&@@#           %§%§§»»,    ,»»§§%§%           #@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@##                  %§% §%                ##@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@@                                          @@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@@   MAGIC IS ABOUT BEING UNACCOUNTABLE,    @@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&&&@ ABOUT REMOVING THE SOURCE  OF THE ACTION @&&&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@@ FROM  YOURSELF. IT WORKS BY EXPLOITING A @@@&§%\»-,
,,,--»%%%&        KIND OF GRAVITY, CALLED THE       &%%%»--,,,
,-»\%§&@@@              ARROW OF TIME.              @@@&§%\»-,
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,-»\%§&@@@ THINGS  IN THIS UNIVERSE ALWAYS SEEK THE @@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@# LEAST ENERGETIC  STATE. ALL POTENTIAL IS #@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@# GRADUALLY LOST  INTO LESSER FORMS  (SUCH #@@&§%\»-,
,,,--»\§&@                 AS HEAT).                @&§\»--,,,
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,-»\§&@@##     MAGIC THEN, IS CREATING TUNNELS,     ##@@&§\»-,
,-»\\\\%&& SPECIFIC AND  INTRICATE CANALS, FOR THIS &&%\\\\»-,
,,,,,»\§&@ TO  HAPPEN IN A CONTROLLED MANNER. THINK @&§\»,,,,,
,,,,-\§§§& OF  IT AS  SETTING AN ELABORATE TRAP FOR &§§§\-,,,,
,-»\%§&@@#                 ENTROPY.                 #@@&§%\»-,
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,-»\%§&@@# AND  THEN, WHEN THE  CIRCUIT CLOSES, THE #@@&§%\»-,
,-»»»»%&&@ ARROW  IS  FORCED  TO  DO  YOUR BIDDING! @&&%»»»»-,
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,-»\%§&@@@   OF COURSE, YOU'RE ALSO IRREVERSABLY    @@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@@ DRAINING TIME  FROM  THE  UNIVERSE,  BUT @@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@#                  YEAH.                   #@@&§%\»-,
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,-»\\\%§§@ THE DANGER  IS A  RUNAWAY SPELL - IF THE @§§%\\\»-,
,-»\%§&@@@ FILAMENT OF YOUR CANAL  IS TOO WEAK,  OR @@@&§%\»-,
-»\%§&@@## THE POTENTIAL IS HIGH ENOUGH  TO  ESCAPE ##@@&§%\»-
,-»\%%%§§@ ANY SELF-CLOSING MECHANISMS - A  BREACH. @§§%%%\»-,
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,-»\%§&@@#      THESE ARE USUALLY CATASTROPHIC.     #@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@# ALTHOUGH   MANY  ARE  LOCAL,  THEY  STAY #@@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@## ACTIVE  UNTIL  CLOSED  OFF  BY   COUNTER ##@&§%\»-,
,-»\%§&@@@ SPELLS (HARD TO PULL OFF)  OR THERE'S NO @@@&§%\»-,
,,,,,,»%§@       MORE ENERGY TO FALL THROUGH.       @§%»,,,,,,
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,-»\%§&@@# IN  THAT CASE THE OUTCOME DEPENDS ON THE #@@&§%\»-,
,,,,,»%§&@  SPELL. SMALL-SCALE BREACHES MIGHT NOT   @&§%»,,,,,
,-»\%§&@## EVEN BE NOTICEABLE  BY  THE UNINITIATED; ##@&§%\»-,
,,,,,,,»%& BUT  A SPELL  MIGHT ALSO VERY WELL BRING &%»,,,,,,,
,-»\%§&@@# ABOUT  THE  HEAT  DEATH OF THE UNIVERSE. #@@&§%\»-,
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,---»%%§@@ WELL.  IT IS WHAT IT IS.  A DYING  ART.. @@§%%»---,
,-»\%&@@##           MAYBE FOR THE BEST.            ##@@&%\»-,
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