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¤..¤=.¤'^~ roads  are physical  representations  of ~^'¤.=¤..¤
=¤'¤'¤-~:: the lines  on maps  that tell you  where ::~-¤'¤'¤=
-=.=--=''^             you can travel.              ^''=--=.=-
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^¤=¤..¤--= those  called  roads  are for cars.  for =--¤..¤=¤^
^--:.=:~:= bikes  they are called paths, for trains =:~:=.:--^
.¤.'=.-'~¤          they are called rails.          ¤~'-.='.¤.
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---^^'~::= when  traveling by foot,  you can follow =::~'^^---
:^~¤::'-..          all of these, or none.          ..-'::¤~^:
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.¤^^^=^:'- most   roads  are   elevated,  suspended -':^=^^^¤.
:^~-':^^^: between three to a hundred (rare) meters :^^^:'-~^:
¤..=^^.^:¤ above ground.  the closer  you get to  a ¤:^.^^=..¤
-¤'':.¤'=- city,  the  more  intertwined  they get. -='¤.:''¤-
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.:.^^^~:'~ in   such   areas,   all  crossings  and ~':~^^^.:.
:~-=¤''~~~ intersections  are placed in tunnels, or ~~~''¤=-~:
^--~..~:^' special  tower-like   structures  called '^:~..~--^
.~~='.^.-¤ outposts,  which enfold  the roads where ¤-.^.'=~~.
=-.¤.¤=-'=              they interact.              ='-=¤.¤.-=
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.^.-=.~¤.-                  =:-#-:=                 -.¤~.=-.^.
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:¤¤--=¤~=- here and  there people have  put symbols -=~¤=--¤¤:
-¤^=:¤'^¤¤ in white, on the asphalt. these tell the ¤¤^'¤:=^¤-
.¤-~¤~~=~. drivers  about   what   manouvers   they .~=~~¤~-¤.
:::'~==-^- allowed  to  perform  on that particular -^-==~':::
=.':'=~:^.             stretch of road.             .^:~=':'.=
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