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Angle of Repose
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"Sad they had to leave CA!" Mar 15, 2010 03:41PM

 
At Day's Close: N...
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Sylvia Sylvia said: ""Rather than falling, night to the watchful eye rises." "The darkness of night appears palpable. Evening does not arrive it thickens." "

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