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"Ok so I lied, its not time.... Not too proud to admit that despite the clear warnings written in the forward not to do so, I attempted to read this without 100% focus. So while the water felt good while I dipped my toes in, I have to get out for now and jump back in another time when I can give it the attention it deserves...." Oct 19, 2012 12:39PM

 

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