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“Children make prayers so thoughtlessly, building them up like sand castles—and they are always surprised when suddenly the castle becomes real, and the iron gate grinds shut.”

Catherynne M. Valente, In the Night Garden
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In the Night Garden (The Orphan's Tales, #1) In the Night Garden by Catherynne M. Valente
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