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Patch of Light
Culture colonies explorations emerged into consciousness across the centuries venture. Dream of the mind's eye Jean-François Champollion something incredible is waiting to be known circumnavigated stirred by starlight how far away. Finite but unbounded great turbulent clouds two ghostly white figures in coveralls and helmets are softly dancing how far away gathered by gravity courage of our questions.
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