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^:-:=¤.=¤=         internal visionary state         =¤=.¤=:-:^
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~=''=^:¤'=            the spirit travels            ='¤:^=''=~
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:¤'¤'^=.¤:                  a cost                  :¤.=^'¤'¤:
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¤-=--^'-¤~ i  wake  suddenly,  and  for  a   second ~¤-'^--=-¤
-¤'.===¤^: everything  is completely  calm and dead :^¤===.'¤-
:.¤~:.^~¤: silent. then the fear hits me and i feel :¤~^.:~¤.:
'¤~^'¤'.~-        sick. something is ~wrong~.       -~.'¤'^~¤'
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.^~:^^¤::- there are circles and crosses  inscribed -::¤^^:~^.
.~:¤¤^¤.¤' all over my vision, looking like glowing '¤.¤^¤¤:~.
':--¤':'~¤ language. there is a tune  looping iside ¤~':'¤--:'
-:-~'^:^^-            my head, very loud.           -^^:^'~-:-
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:'.^~:~-.: turning the lights on  doesn't help, but :.-~:~^.':
'-^''.-'=: time  does  -  after thirty seconds  i'm :='-.''^-'
~-~~~-¤¤='              normal again.               '=¤¤-~~~-~
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~=-:=.¤':^ this  can happen if  you wander too far. ^:'¤.=:-=~
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