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 and they sent one of them down from outer space, to live amongst the people. 
 no one knew quite what to make of the being, other than to both revere and fear it. 
 the deepest black of night couldn’t keep its immense light from reaching into the hearts of man. 
 to live, to have loved, to have touched others with compassion, honesty and understanding. these are the lasting gifts, whispered the hushed witnesses. 
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—-

and they sent one of them down from outer space, to live amongst the people.

no one knew quite what to make of the being, other than to both revere and fear it.

the deepest black of night couldn’t keep its immense light from reaching into the hearts of man.

to live, to have loved, to have touched others with compassion, honesty and understanding. these are the lasting gifts, whispered the hushed witnesses.

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—- 
 onlookers gather in the nighttime around the glowing portal 
 they peer into and over the threshold to see a brilliant and energetic vortex of dreams looming over the sleeping body of a small boy. 
 his head shifts as the lights from the glittering chandelier refract and flit about as soft shines glow around the room. 
 a fairy fluttering about oversees the safety and comfort of the boy, as the onlookers take in the scene, and then smiling knowingly, they walk on, away, and back into the black. 
 —-

—-

onlookers gather in the nighttime around the glowing portal

they peer into and over the threshold to see a brilliant and energetic vortex of dreams looming over the sleeping body of a small boy.

his head shifts as the lights from the glittering chandelier refract and flit about as soft shines glow around the room.

a fairy fluttering about oversees the safety and comfort of the boy, as the onlookers take in the scene, and then smiling knowingly, they walk on, away, and back into the black.

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