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#1. You can't compare one person's coping capacity to another, hon. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#2. The Peace Corps is guilty of enthusiasm and a crusading spirit. But we're not apologetic about it. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#3. Working in an underdeveloped land for two or three years, the volunteer will often find that his work is routine and full of frustration. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#4. Labor is rest from the sorrows that greet us; from all the petty vexations that meet us; from the sin-promptings that assail us; from the world-sirens that lure us to ill - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#5. When I was a graduate student, estimating and interpreting distributed lags topped the agenda of macroeconomists and other applied economists. - Author: Thomas J. Sargent
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#6. A portrait is a picture in which there is just a tiny little something not quite right about the mouth. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#7. Friend, we are well met indeed. I think we are a pair of fools and that we should hasten to Nildren's Peak, where I shall buy ye such a dinner as even your great frame will find sufficient. And then we shall see who can drink the other under the table. Is that good by ye? - Author: Ian Livingstone
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#8. Solan is descending in the sky... - Author: Ian Livingstone
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#9. The thicker you paint, the more it flows. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#10. And then I went round the corner and there's a Van Gogh portrait, and you just think, well, this is another level. A higher level, actually. I love the Sargent, but it's not the level of Van Gogh. - Author: David Hockney
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#11. People who know very little about ancient Egypt are most likely, if they know anything at all, to have at least a vague idea about the Pharaoh Akhenaten and be able to recognize the face of his beautiful wife, Nefertiti. - Author: Pamela Sargent
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#12. If education does not create a need for the best in life, then we are stuck in an undemocratic, rigid caste society. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#13. Be purity of life the test, leave to the heart, to heaven the rest. - Author: Charles Sprague Sargent
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#14. Any idealist who tries to join the Peace Corps must realize he is not going to change the world overnight. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#15. And wheresoever, in his rich creation,
Sweet music breathes
in wave, or bird, or soul
'Tis but the faint and far reverberation
Of that great tune to which the planets roll! - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#16. Blue," he warned, but his voice was chaotic. This close, his throat was scented with mint and wool sweater and vinyl car seat, and Gansey, just Gansey.
She said, "I just want to pretend. I want to pretend that I could. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#17. Has Solan addled your brain? - Author: Carl Sargent
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#18. I wanted him to love me, and I'm quite sure that he didn't. - Author: Dick Sargent
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#19. In the 1980s, there were occasions when it made sense to say, 'it is too difficult to maximize the likelihood function, and besides if we do, it will blow our model out of the water.' - Author: Thomas J. Sargent
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#20. Leaves," Ronan Lynch's voice said, full of intention.

"Dust," Adam Parrish said.

"Wind," Blue Sargent said.

"Shit," Henry Cheng added. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#21. Yes, social friend, I love thee well,
In learned doctor's spite;
Thy clouds all other clouds dispel
And lap me in delight. - Author: Charles Sprague Sargent
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#22. With strength to meet sorrow, and faith to endure - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#23. There is an alternative to war. It has been with us forever. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#24. One of the things Mr. Kennedy taught me was that in laying out a new project, you shouldn't try to cope with every little problem. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#25. It wouldn't kill me if I were never nominated or elected to anything. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#26. Within the oyster's shell uncouth
The purest pearl may hide,
Trust me you'll find a heart of truth
Within that rough outside. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#27. Perhaps the rhinos and she-crocodiles whose gyrations between Mortimer's and East Hampton gives us our vision of social eminence today are content to entrust their faces to Andy Warhol's mingily cosmetic Polaroidising, but one would bet they would rather go to Sargent. - Author: Robert Hughes
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#28. The most important thing that I know about living is love. Nothing surpasses the benefits received by a human being who makes compassion and love the objective of his or her life. For it is only by compassion and love that anyone fulfills successfully their own life's journey. Nothing equals love. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#29. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s peaceful, determined struggle for social justice, and Sargent Shriver, who launched the Peace Corps, were early heroes. A career of public service was the ultimate aspiration. - Author: Queen Noor Of Jordan
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#30. It is not what you get out of life that counts. It's what you give and what is given from the heart. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#31. If a young person has any idealism at all, it's strongest about the time he finishes college. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#32. The roots of racism lie deep in man's nature, wounded and bruised by original sin. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#33. Not only is [a mother] entrusted with the guardianship of the intellect and character of the world's statesmen and philosophers, but her gentle presence, as she bends over the cradle, and the silent influence of her daily life are shaping the entire moral character of the coming generation. - Author: C.E. Sargent
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#34. He whom nature thus bereaves,
Is ever fancy's favourite child;
For thee enchanted dreams she weaves
Of changeful beauty, bright and wild. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#35. Did you ever hear
Of the frolic fairies dear?
They're a blessed little race,
Peeping up in fancy's face,
In the valley, on the hill,
By the fountain and the rill;
Laughing out between the leaves
That the loving summer weaves. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#36. Touch it," Blue whispered. "See if it's alive, too."
"One of you two Poverty Twins should touch it," Ronan said. "I touched the last one."
"What did you just call me? - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#37. The habit of breaking up one's colour to make it brilliant dates from further back than Impressionism - Couture advocates it in a little book called 'Causeries d'Atelier' written about 1860 - it is part of the technique of Impressionism but used for quite a different reason. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#38. P.P.P.P.S. Don't wake the third sleeper. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#39. Color is an inborn gift, but appreciation of value is merely training of the eye, which everyone ought to be able to acquire. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#40. Respect for another man's opinion is worthy. It is the realization that any opinion is valuable, for it is the sign of a rational being. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#41. Then she smiled as if the woman had already helped her. If there was one thing Blue had learned while being a waitress and dog walker and Maura Sargent's daughter, it was that people generally became the kind of person you expected them to be. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#42. What 'Floating Worlds' does draw on is Holland's artistry in bringing the past to life in her historical fiction and depicting the people who inhabited that past. - Author: Pamela Sargent
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#43. Akhenaten's allegedly monotheistic worship of Aten and the more naturalistic art produced during his reign, a revolutionary break from the more formal art of earlier periods, have made him a sympathetic figure to many. - Author: Pamela Sargent
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#44. No grief so soft, no pain so sweet, as love's delicious melancholy. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#45. Blue. My name's Blue Sargent.'
'Blair?'
'Blue.'
'Blaize?'
Blue sighed. 'Jane - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#46. It's the most rewarding thing to be a civil servant. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#47. And here, in truth, was the inexperienced youth's great danger - the danger of mistaking in others a mere profession of religion for heart piety, and of being himself led to rest satisfied with a form of godliness. - Author: George E. Sargent
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#48. Better confide and be deceiv'd,
A thousand times, by treacherous foes,
Than once accuse the innocent,
Or let suspicion mar repose. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#49. There is a just Latin axiom, that he who seeks a reason for everything subverts reason. - Author: Epes Sargent
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#50. Now Blue looked promptly judgmental, which was about two ticks off from her ordinary expression and one tick off from Ronan's. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#51. The cold blast at the casement beats;The window-panes are white;The snow whirls through the empty streets;It is a dreary night! - Author: Epes Sargent
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#52. Nature often allows a person only one mistake. - Author: Pamela Sargent
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#53. Religion is 'twixt God and my own soul, Nor saint, nor sage, can boundless thought control. - Author: Judith Sargent Murray
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#54. Oh, thought Blue. So this is what I can't have. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#55. Wait!' called Blue. 'Will you tell me about my father?"
"No," Gwenllian replied. "I will get mayonnaise. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#56. Blue was filled with the uncomfortable certainty that she probably needed to label the stack BLUE SARGENT IS A HYPOCRITE in her own handwriting. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#57. He mumbled, "I'd ask you out, if I was alive."
"I'd say OK," she replied. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#58. Republics, like individuals, who are benefited by personal sacrifices, are proverbially ungrateful. - Author: Epes Sargent
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#59. It is well to be prepared for life as it is, but it is better to be prepared to make life better than it is. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#60. Hirsute? What does that mean?'
'Hair, you ninny, hair! - Author: Carl Sargent
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#61. Being accused of enthusiasm is something I'll never live down. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#62. At this, Gansey rolled over onto his back and folded his hands on his chest. He wore a salmon polo shirt, which, in Blue's opinion, was far more hellish than anything they'd discussed to this point. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#63. The Peace Corps represents some, if not all, of the best virtues in this society. It stands for everything that America has ever stood for. It stands for everything we believe in and hope to achieve in the world. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#64. An exile, ill in heart and frame,
A wanderer, weary of the way;
A stranger, without love's sweet claim
On any heart, go where I may! - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#65. The first and most optimistic response was complete rational expectations econometrics. A rational expectations equilibrium is a likelihood function. Maximize it. - Author: Thomas J. Sargent
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#66. No small dabs of colour - you want plenty of paint to paint with. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#67. Mine is the horny hand of toil. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#68. He was struck by what a glorious and fearless animal Blue Sargent was, and he made a mental note to tell her that very thing, if she didn't drown getting whatever the second thing was. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#69. To hallow'd duty
Here with a loyal and heroic heart,
Bind we our lives. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#70. The whole east was flecked With flashing streaks and shafts of amethyst, While a light crimson mist Went up before the mounting luminary, And all the strips of cloud began to vary Their hues, and all the zenith seemed to ope As if to show a cope beyond the cope! - Author: Epes Sargent
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#71. The only genuine elite is the elite of those men and women who gave their lives to justice and charity. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#72. When he came to, the eels were still being removed from him and Anvar was congratulating one of the rivermen. The man had smashed open a barrel of eels and covered both dwarf and zombie with them. - Author: Ian Livingstone
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#73. But what [Gansey] said was, "I'm going to need everyone to be straight with each other from now on. No more games. This isn't just for Blue, either. All of us."
Ronan said, "I'm always straight."
Adam replied, "Oh, man, that's the biggest lie you've ever told."
Blue said, "Okay. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#74. As grumblers go, Stubble was in a league of his own. - Author: Ian Livingstone
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#75. go to her house today. But earlier. - Author: M.H. Sargent
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#76. 'Floating Worlds,' published in 1975 and the lone science fiction novel by acclaimed historical novelist Cecelia Holland, was unique in being completely devoid of the usual pulp influences present in much space opera up to that time. - Author: Pamela Sargent
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#77. It was such a relief. I lived in fear of being found out. Now it's given me a whole new mission in life. - Author: Dick Sargent
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#78. Every time I paint a portrait I lose a friend. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#79. Does politics have to be injected into everything? - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#80. I don't dig beneath the surface for things that don't appear before my own eyes. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#81. Sergeant Colon owed thirty years of happy marriage to the fact that Mrs. Colon worked all day and Sargent Colon worked all night. They communicated by means of notes. They had three grown-up children, all born, Vimes had assumed, as a result of extremely persuasive handwriting. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#82. The human soul is like a bird that is born in a cage. Nothing can deprive it of its natural longings, or obliterate the mysterious remembrance of its heritage. - Author: Epes Sargent
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#83. The approval of someone like him, who clearly cared for no one, seemed like it would be worth more. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#84. To be Christians indeed, is to have our hearts changed by God's Holy Spirit, so as to have His love shed abroad there where once was only hatred and indifference; to have repentance where there was once no sense of sin; and to have faith in the Lord Jesus Christ where at one time was unbelief. - Author: George E. Sargent
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#85. I want to warn anyone who sees the Peace Corps as an alternative to the draft that life may well be easier at Fort Dix or at apost in Germany than it will be with us. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#86. Racists are irrational and illogical in their attempts to justify their prejudices. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#87. My grandfather allowed as how I might even live long enough to see a Mars landing. I haven't, of course, except in fiction, including my own, and strongly doubt that I ever will. - Author: Pamela Sargent
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#88. He who knows all things and believes nothing is damned. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#89. Sargent, when he painted the size of life, placed his canvas on a level with the model, walked back until canvas and sitter were equal before his eye, and was thus able to estimate the construction and values of his representation ... - Author: William Rothenstein
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#90. Shatter the glass. In our society that is so self-absorbed, begin to look less at yourself and more at each other. Learn more about the face of your neighbor and less about your own. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#91. What can change the world today is the same thing that has changed it in the past-an idea and the service of dedicated, committed individuals to that idea. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#92. Do the job first. Worry about the clearance later. - Author: Sargent Shriver
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#93. She was decidedly uncomfortable with the switchblade. Although she very much liked the idea of it---Blue Sargent, desperado; Blue Sargent, superhero; Blue Sargent, badass---she suspected that the only thing she would cut the first time she opened it was herself. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#94. I think you've got to watch out for anybody in high school who says he wants to become an economist. - Author: Thomas J. Sargent
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#95. True poetry, like the religious prompting itself, springs from the emotional side of a man's complex nature, and is ever in harmony with his highest intuitions and aspirations. - Author: Epes Sargent
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#96. I'm happy to say I am a Harrison-Kreps-Keynesian. - Author: Thomas J. Sargent
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#97. Labor is life! 'Tis the still water faileth;
Idleness ever despaireth, bewaileth;
Keep the watch wound, for the dark rust assaileth. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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#98. A portrait is a painting with something wrong with the mouth. - Author: John Singer Sargent
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#99. Impressionism is only direct sensation. All great painters were less or more impressionists. It is mainly a question of instinct, and much simpler than [John Singer] Sargent thinks. - Author: Claude Monet
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#100. And yet we check and chide
The airy angels as they float about us,
With rules of so-called wisdom, till they grow
The same tame slaves to custom and the world. - Author: Frances Sargent Osgood
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