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Day April 6, 2009

On The Construction Of Maps

Late Sunday afternoon, two friends and I again ventured forth in search of hidden things. These exertions were well rewarded.

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In time, we came upon several geese and their newly constructed nests.

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Their watchful guardian was near to hand, but gave us leave to pass in peace.

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As the afternoon began to wane, we found ourselves hiking deep into the forest on trails which rose into lands illuminated by a curious light.

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In a place such as this, one must carefully observe shadows — they will adopt guises both strange and familiar.

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A return from such realms is secured only at some cost.

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