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Lian Hearn

“...What does the blessing of heaven mean? We know the kirin is just an animal, not a mythical creature."
It has become a symbol now.... That is the way human beings deal with the world.”

Lian Hearn, The Harsh Cry of the Heron
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The Harsh Cry of the Heron (Tales of the Otori, #4) The Harsh Cry of the Heron by Lian Hearn
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