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March 18, 2021


At first but then merely unpredictable.

I question whether the scent of Formaldehyde impels a warrior maiden to bare her breasts or an atheist to follow "The Road Not Taken'.

Poetic logic, as inferred by Joel W., is fascinating - like an algebraic equations with three unknowns.

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