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“For a while they stood there, like men on the edge of a sleep where nightmare lurks, holding it off, though they know that they can only come to morning through the shadows.”


J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers
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The Two Towers (The Lord of the Rings, #2) The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien
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