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Even they continue on, and become new live fire, and
plentiful beautiful clothing.
And that is the reason why no
Yet I cannot say,
of the young ^and old men,
Nor what has become of the women and children
[O]nly I am
Because this grass tells me there is no such thing
[O]r if ever there was, it
and does not wait at the end,
And ceased, the moment the first live thing began.
And that nothing [
And that to die is not what what you supposed.
¶Have you supposed it good to be born?
I ^hasten to
For I take my death with the dying,
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