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You think the world re-

volves around you, well it

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There's a grocery store at the foot of the mountain

Where they misspell the name so you remember it better.

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“We admit the apparent fact,” say they, “without admitting that it really is

what it appears to be.”. . .[I]n his work On the Senses, [Timon says,] “I do

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How strangely things unmoor themselves.

For instance, overhead: shadow of a bird

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