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¨,=†*%¤¤¶@                                          @¶¤¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#                                          #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¤¤¤                  ==††==                  ¤¤¤¤%*†=,¨
¨¨,,=†*¤¶@               ¨¨¨ SLEEP ¨¨¨              @¶¤*†=,,¨¨
¨¨,==*%%¶@                  ,,==,,                  @¶%%*==,¨¨
¨¨¨=††*%¶@                                          @¶%*††=¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶¶ SLEEP  IS THE MOST IMPORTANT MEAL OF THE ¶¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶@ DAY.  SLEEP  IS  SAYING  GOODBYE  FOR  A @¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨¨¨,††%¶ WHILE. IF YOU  CAN  DREAM, YOU  ALSO GET ¶%††,¨¨¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# TO  VISIT  FRIENDS  AND  OTHER  ANIMALS. #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨,,===*¤                                          ¤*===,,¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#                  ¨¨,,¨¨                  #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨,=**%¶¶                                          ¶¶%**=,¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# DEEPER  THAN  DEATH  IS  TO BE ALIVE AND #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=††**%¤¶ ASLEEP. IT IS DEATH IF  IT WAS TEMPORARY ¶¤%**††=,¨
¨¨¨¨,=**¤¤            AND REJUVENATING.             ¤¤**=,¨¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶¶                                          ¶¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@                  ¨¨,,¨¨                  @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,==††%%¤¶                                          ¶¤%%††==,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# SLEEP  IS  A  BLACK  MARBLE  OUTSIDE  OF #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†***%¶@ WHICH THERE IS  NOTHING.  INSIDE  IS ALL @¶%***†=,¨
¨¨¨¨¨¨=*%¶ THE   STARS   AND   IN   THE  MIDDLE   A ¶%*=¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨,==††%¤¶ BLACK LAKE. AT  THE  FOOT OF  THIS  LAKE ¶¤%††==,¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#          STANDS AN OLD FRIEND.           #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶##                                          ##¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#                  ¨¨,,¨¨                  #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@                                          @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨==†††%¶ WHEN  YOU SLEEP ALL  SOUND IS  INTERNAL. ¶%†††==¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# WHEN  YOU  SLEEP  YOUR   BRAIN  SHRINKS. #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨,†***%¤                                          ¤%***†,¨¨¨
¨,=†*¤¶@##                  ¨¨,,¨¨                  ##@¶¤*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#                                          #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%%%%¤ IF YOU WISH TO  MEASURE SLEEP, USE THESE ¤%%%%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶¶    FOUR QUANTIFIERS:: GRIP, DEEPNESS,    ¶¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@    OTHERWORLDINESS AND REVITALIZATION.   @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶¶                                          ¶¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# GRIP GOES FROM NOT BEING ABLE  TO LET GO #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# ALL   DAY   (LEFT)  TO   NOT  CARING  TO #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,==††*¤¤@             REMEMBER (RIGHT).            @¤¤*††==,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#                                          #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨,,,†*¤¤¶     DEEPNESS GOES FROM BEING SEVERAL     ¶¤¤*†,,,¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@ HUNDRED METERS  DOWN  (LEFT)  TO  BARELY @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†***%%¤      TOUCHING THE SURFACE (RIGHT).       ¤%%***†=,¨
¨,=†*¤¶@##                                          ##@¶¤*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#    OTHERWORLDLINESS GOES FROM A SINGLE   #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨¨¨,=*%¤  COHERENT DREAMSCAPE (LEFT), VIA NORMAL  ¤%*=,¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨,,††%%¤ DREAM  AMOUNTS  (MIDDLE)  TO  NO  DREAMS ¤%%††,,¨¨¨
¨¨¨¨¨,†%¤¶                 (RIGHT).                 ¶¤%†,¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨¨,,†%¶@                                          @¶%†,,¨¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# REVITALIZATION GOES FROM  A  FEELING  OF #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨¨=*%%¤@ NOT HAVING SLEPT  AT ALL (LEFT) TO BEING @¤%%*=¨¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@ FULL  OF  ENERGY  AND   MAYBE   OPTIMISM @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨¨====*¤                 (RIGHT).                 ¤*====¨¨¨¨
¨,†*%¤¶@##                                          ##@¶¤%*†,¨
¨,,,,,†%¶@                    ,,                    @¶%†,,,,,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@                                          @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶@ HIGH  OTHERWORLDLINESS AND HIGH  GRIP IS @¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨¨¨¨,=*¤      A PARTICULARLY EFFECTIVE COMBO.     ¤*=,¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨,,==†%¶                                          ¶%†==,,¨¨¨
¨¨¨¨¨=†%¤¤                  ==††==                  ¤¤%†=¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨¨,†**%¤             ¨¨¨ SEE ALSO ¨¨¨             ¤%**†,¨¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@                  ,,==,,                  @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶@                                          @¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶¶               SLEEP DEITIES              ¶¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#               THE BLACKBIRD              #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%%¤¶@                SOLIPSISM                 @¶¤%%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶¶@                                          @¶¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#                  ==††==                  #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶##           ¨¨¨ FURTHERMORE ¨¨¨            ##¶¤%*†=,¨
¨¨¨¨¨¨=†%¤                  ,,==,,                  ¤%†=¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@#                                          #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤@## THIS  IS STILL  A  PLACE:  HERE, IN  THE ##@¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# SILENCE,   DARKNESS  AND  NIGHT  -   AND #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# LONELINESS, HOLDING A  KIND  OF DILUTION #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@# OF  REALITY,  AND   SUDDENLY   IT'S  NOT #@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*%¤¶@@ IMPORTANT THAT  I  LIE  IN  MY  BED, THE @@¶¤%*†=,¨
¨,=†*¤¶@## LACK  OF  PRESENCE  BRINGS   THE  NOTION ##@¶¤*†=,¨
¨,,,††*%%¤ THAT,  IF  I  DO  NOT  CHOOSE  SLEEP,  I ¤%%*††,,,¨
¨¨¨¨¨¨=**¤   CHOOSE PAST, FUTURE, SOMETHING WITH    ¤**=¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨¨,==**¤ MORE   SUBSTANCE  THAN   THE  OBJECTS  I ¤**==,¨¨¨¨
¨¨¨¨,††%¤¤          SURROUND MYSELF WITH.           ¤¤%††,¨¨¨¨
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