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I like thee to the level of any day’sMost quiet you prefer, by sun and candlelight
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5. “Towards the Like” from the Kalil Gibran
“Next said Almitra, Consult with you out of Love.And then he elevated their head and viewed people, so there dropped an excellent stillness through to them.