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'~»:?&@%##           the sick shit about            ##%@&?:»~'
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.==!¤%@§## is that it's  pretty young as worlds go, ##§@%¤!==.
=~»¤&!§%§# there  must  have been countless  worlds #§%§!&¤»~=
¤:»&§§§%## here  before ours, on  this  earth,  and ##%§§§&»:¤
===*%!%%##             what about this:             ##%%!%*===
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.=«=&%§%§# if i am a cat, twenty years of age, i've #§%§%&=«=.
.=-:%§@### lived  almost  two percent of  the  time ###@§%:-=.
.¤=¤%!#&##              since zero bce              ##&#!%¤=¤.
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'~-!?%#@## things are  recent. humanity is  recent. ##@#%?!-~'
'-»&:??%§# it was not, geologically speaking,  such #§%??:&»-'
-~~:?%§@@# a very long time since they invented the #@@§%?:~~-
=?~¤&?§%§#                   wheel                  #§%§?&¤~?=
~:=*%!%§@#                    and                   #@§%!%*=:~
:¤==%!%@## i like  the wheel  just as  much as  the ##@%!%==¤:
':«?§%@&@# next  person but  what about  the earth? #@&@%§?«:'
~¤=::§%%§# the  original  marble.  the   loose  orb #§%%§::=¤~
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