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k<i O>u st]]m]yi my]ikueT x]hx[k]>ik jIvitie O>u aviB]jYB]gm]yi m]riy atuYm]y O>u zgm]f[ ek]]>il sui vi>cic{ "e`tiHYm]". E]kx]HitYil Ayi>e]u >]vukLuh, |oEx][ kkLuh \tuh, B]>tIyx]HitYil pWtzinuh, k]x>it[!x]g>inu aEt ]nm]f[ my]x]HitY il |o zginut[. eckEs>i >]j]v[ mutl ti>uv]]diEksvN ve> 126 e`tiHY]f[ |tie \Th. my]ikL ni>vDi tmurk]yi eekm]rukyuh AxVdiukyuh ecy[tiu |o kZtiyueT jnzpiyty[[ |uh a[pvuh kurv[ vii} `t[ |tie mHtVe viiEc{]tuu. yUEr]pYM]R v>utinu muu Ek>ie jnjIvit ie O>u xjIvm]y cizth |o kkil nmuu k]fuv]N x]Diuh. Ek>ie EztL, j]tivYv, A>]Dn] xzd]yL, \XvL, >]j]M]R, zb]f EzsS[M]R, vI>n]ykM]R, n]uzpm]fim]R, pitM]R, kvikL, mzv]di kL, eevdYM]R, yikL, BUtEzptL, gjvI>M]R `uEv] jnjIvitie `}]ienyuh zptiniD]nh ecy{u k]p]zt eyuh >hgeyuh atYh atisEy]i Ey]eTyuh AkRSfIym]yuh ek]]>il sui |til avt>iiu u[. cu>uil mDYk]In Ek>ie x]hx[k]>ik jIvitie O>u xmzgvuh, atY]>Yk>vuh aEtxmyh AxV]dYk>vum]y k]>Upiu O>u viv>fm]f[ e`tiHY m] `u pry]h. atutey]f[ |o zgie zpEtYktyuh. |tie kkL v]yic{riy]nu avx>h |o tmuryieyuh v>uh tmuryieyuh `}]vRuh BYm]uk ` \EsE]eTy]f[ e`tiHYm] ` zge Qijieex[ ecy{uv]nu |o Ezp]j[ A>hBic{t[.
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p[ etuhkUR >]jY[ (|E]L ti>uvit]hkUril) 1 ~um]nUR t]Uil EcR kum]>n}UR pTi]uhB]g[ 'puilec{kE>i'`[ |}E>]yi[ O>u nUti>iyu]yi >uu. A nUti>iyueT |}[ O>u k][ O>u \iyuh A \iyueT m]t]v]yiu viDvy]y O>Rjnvum}]et zp]yh tik pu>uSM]>]>uh |}]ety]yiIRu. A kuTuhbil atiks]y d]>izdYvumu]yi>uu. A kuTuhbie ~k x]nm]y \i \pnynh k<iu zbc]>iy]yi Evd]Yynh ecy[tuek]u t]mxic{i>u k][ O>u divxh mY] xmy[ AyuDp]fikuh anYn]uk]>um]y aUEr]h n]yM]R kum]>n}UR vuEcRu. avR Ek]<iE]u>]j]vuh ek]c{i>]j]vuh tiu]y yuil p>]jitM]>]yi zp]f >]Rh O]TiE] eexnikM]>]yi>uu. >umUudivxm] yiu Bfh k<i]y[ky]l avR atYh p>vsM]>]yi IRi>uu. avR kum]>n}UR vE]L ci zbc]>ik]y \ikuh ci \inU>im]>uh kuiiri m]DYinh k<ic{u EkriE]kut]yi[ av>ueT aTulec{[ "wL Bfh k<ic{i[ |Eu >umUu divxm]yi. `vieTec{[ AE>]Tu Ec]dic{]]f[ wL[ O>u En>e AH]>h kiut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. ci \inU>im]>uh zbc]>ikuh atu Eki[ Ouh mi]et Ep]yi. ciR ti>iuni[ "|t] A purEkv>u zbc]>iEy]Tu Ec]dic{]l mti. aEHh niLu Bfh k<iutin[ `eiuh m]Rgmu]i>]ti>iukyi}. aEHh D]>]h xVuh Ood]>Yvumu A]f[" `u pru. |vR |o prtu p>iH]xm]yi]efu eexnikRu mni ]yi}. avR zbc]>iyueT aTulec{[ vic{[ tLu Bfinu v}tuh t>fem[ aEpic{u. A zbc]>i puil eckE>iyie Ayi>uu. A |}[ a]u
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ve> d]>izdYm]yi>uu `u muu priuE}]. |o BTM]e> te aTuEu pryc{tu te xHp]ikil ci>] efuh t]N d>izdn]yi>iutuek]u te Ep>il avRu puhnimih avR |zpk]>h ecy[tt]efuh A zbc]>iu mni]yi. \Ten aEHh te k<uil kiTi>u puinKEm]ti>h a<ic{[ A BTM]Ru ek]Tui[ "niL |tu ek]uEp]yi vi[ a>iyuh x]m]nuem}]h v]i, |<e Bfh k<ifh; eevkuE>Eu w]N EvEr `eiuh m]Rgmu]i>]h. \ofu k<ic{u niL Evgil v>fh. k]f]et ep]y[y>ut[" `u pryc{u. A BTM]R puinKEm]ti>h ek]uEp]yi vi[ a>i mut]yv `}]h v]i Bfh k<iukyuh |zpk]>h Ood]>Ymu |o zbc]>i ~ti}ey]efuh aEHie iti ~tu zpk]>m]efuh muh aEnVSic{riyukyuh ecy[ttieEsSh avR Evgil vIuh A zbc]>iyueT aTulec{[ vic{[ "|ni aTiyL `u Evfemu k[pifh. k[pn ecy[v]N aTiyL x>]f[. |u mutl aviTu[ aTiyueT tu>]nuh aTiyL aviTue A]k>M]>um]f[. |ni aTiyL me]>]e Azsyic{[ \pjIvifemu vic]>iui}"`u pru. |tu Eku zbc]>i "niL aen niyic{uevil w]nuh azpk]>h te xtic{i>iuu. niLu Bfinu t>utien}, `ni[ aEH]vZi k<iutinuEp]uh `e eekvsvuh trv]iuh y]et]umi}. `ni[ EvtukUTi niu]i E>t]yi]fi>iut[. atin]l niL AdYm]yi Evt[ \c{y[u nie `e aTuEu pryc{v>ueT |}il Eri ek]yTic{u xRvxVvuh apH>iuky]f[. |tu k<iiu Evtu pie w]N pry]h"`u pru. \TN A BTM]R "k[pn Ep]e" `u pr[ A zbc]>iey vIuh vic{uek][ avieTniu Ep]yi. O]E>] nUti>im]>ueT |}il kyri ek]yiTuv]N tuTi. A Hyil avR ci
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|}ie xRvxVvuh apH>ic{u. `u m]ztm},`}]ve>yuh nizgHiukyuh ecy[tu. puilec{kE>iyie \i O>u divxh a][ |o EdsueT aDiptiy]yi>u etuhkUR >]j]vie aTul ec{[, tniu t]mxiutinu xVm]yi O>u mie}uh vi ek]Tuu v]]N tniu xVie}uh t]en]>u d>izdn] efuh |}u t]nuh te m]t]vum}]et Ever A>umie}uh atin]l O>u pu>yiTh d]nm]yiu t>fem[ ariyic{u. >]j]v[ |tuEk[ "\i[ O>u divxhek][ evieyTu]vuiTE]h vix[t]>il O>u pu>yiTh nueT >]jYink[ `vieT eyiuh evivec{Tuuek]utin[ n]h anuvdic{i>iuu" `u pru. \Ten \i "`]l azpk]>h O>u zpm]fhkUTi t>fh. a}]]l `nie]>uri}E}]" `riyic{u. >]j]v[ |tuEk[ \Ten te mziy]y putiyiTil \fY]ti>iey v>ui Emlpr zpk]>h anuvdic{t]yi O>u nIe<utie]u v>uv]N A]pic{u. buim]n]y mzi |tu Eku >]j]viEn]Tu xVk]>Ym]yi[ "|til ?`E] ctiyue]f[ Et]ut[. |o \i[ |zpk]>h O>u pu>yiTh ek]Tu]nnuvdic{]l v]mn mURiu mUTi BUmi ek]Tu mH]biu piytuEp]e, piEyuh. |o \i Ouh kurvne}[ aEHie muKfLek]ute x[pm]kuu[" `riyic{u. >]j]v[ mziyueT \pEdse azt x]>mut]yi gfic{i}. \Ten mzi nIe<utie]uv>ikyuh >]j]v[ Ouh muzdyuhevc{u nI[ \iu ek]Tuyy[ukyuh ecy[tu. atie piEdivxh >]vie A zbc]>i O>u \Tv]um]yi pure[ a]u kum]>n}UR pTi]uhB]gemu pruvi>u zpEdsinu cuuh A v]ukuek][ O]E>][ evie][ O>u zpdif m]yiu vu. O>u divxh ek]u evieyTu]vu h `Tuuek]]n]fE}] etuhkUR >]j]v[ zpm]fh ek]Tui>iut[. atin]l Emlr zpk]>h evieyTu \o>[ (Edsh) Aky]l A Edsin[ '\Tv]U>['` Ep>iTukyuh
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ecy[tu. \Tv]U>[ `ut[ k]zkEmf 'kuTm]U>[' `]yi IRu. |E]<uh A zpEdsinu kuTm]UR `ute EpR viic{u v>uu. pie avieT O>u Bvnh pfiyiukyuh A zpEdsinu cuuh O>u Ek]ekiukyuh ecy[t[ A \i te m]t]Ev]TukUTi i>t]mxh avieT Aukyuh ecy[tu. BTM]R O]E>] ilEri ek]ecy[tu ek]uv av Dnhek][ aEHinu x]dYvuh D]>]m]yi. aen A Edsie ADiptYE]Tuh >]jpdviEy]TuhkUTi A \i eexnYxEmth avieT t]mxic{u tuTiy k]h mutl aEHe `}]v>uh puil ec{kE>iyie ek]c{utu>]N `u viic{utuTi. an>h aEHie xm]vRnh k<iyukyuh |}E>il 'puil' `u]yi>ut[ E]pic{u Ep]vukyuh aEHe `}]v>uh 'eckE>iu>]N' `uh 'eckE>i>]j]v[' `uh prutuTukyuh ecy[tu. |en eckE>inU>i eckE>i >]j]v]yiIRu. an>h A BTM]R Evn]uk]yie pTi]er> 'Evn]u' >]j]vie aDInii>u au<n]uurh, A >]j]vien jyic{u eekvseTuukyuh eckE>i>]j]vie i>t]mxvuh >]jD]niyuh avieTy]ukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l A zpEdsinu 'eckE>i >]jYh' `u n]mh xiic{u. eckE>i>]j]v]yiIR A nU>i viv]Hh k<ic{u kuTi evc{tu kuTm]UR miley]f[ (eckE>i >]j]vie Bvninu 'mh' `]fu pruvi>ut[).`u m]ztm} (>]j]vie t]mxh miE]<uh au<y]efiuh) aRnL `uh kTm]UR te t]mxic{]l mti `[ ~RTu evy[ukyuh ecy[tu. puilec{kE>inU>i kum]>n}UR Eztil O>u \o>]Fm]>n]yi>uu. aEHh te BTM]e>e][ ek]yuh Hihxyuh ecy{ic{ |}ie nU>im]>uh A Eztil
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\o>]Fm]>n]yi>uu. \o>]Fm]>]y nU>im]e> aEHh |zpk]>h Ezd]Hiuk nimih EsSmu \o>]>]y nU>im]R kUTi |EHie \o>]Fm]nh Eveu vy[ukyuh aEHe Em]l Eztil kTiUT] `u niyi ukyuh ecy[tu. `um]ztvum}, puilec{kE>i nU>iu kum]>n}UREztie vTenTyil mtilpur[ mtiiEn]Tu EcR[ O>u mmu]yi>ut[ EsSmu nU>im]R tIvy[pic{u Bx[mm]iyukyuh ecy[tu. A mmi>u pu>yiTin[ |uh 'puilmil pu>yiTh' `]fu Ep>[ pruv>ut[. eckE>iu>]N zbc]>iy]yi>u k]u kum]>n}UR Eztie \o>]Fm]>]y nU>im]e> Ezd]Hiuky]l kum]>n}UR BgvtiyueT anihnimih k]]>il aEH inu pviDiu anRu]yiuTi. anR EHtu BgvtiyueT anim]efuh atinu kum]>n}UR nTyil viic{uec]}izp]yih ecy{ukyuh O>]ney nTy[i>uukyuh ecy[t]}]et nivZiyu]kute}uh zps[n]R viDiuk y]l tu>]N azpk]>h ecy{utin]yi kum]>n}UR ecu `iuh aEHh mtilku kTutin[ \o>]Fm]>]y nU>im]R anuvdic{i}. OTuh eckE>i u>]N mtilu puruniu zp]yih ecy{ukyuh nTy[i>u]n]yi ek]u eci>u Aney O>u ep]uE e[ ekic{u mtilk E[ a<ic{uviTukyuh ecy[tiu kuTm]UR[ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A tEe[ |uh kum]>n}UR B]>ii>iuu[. viSuvin[ kfivy[]nuh \Xvk] uh at[ pureTu[ \pEy]gi]ru[. atil 'eckE>i vk' `u Ep>u eviyiumu[. |zpk]>h AdYh au< >]j]v]yiIR mH]e xImpuztn]yi>uu aue< 'pU>]Thpir tu>]N' `u zpxinuh xRvnum]yi>u ghBI>m]nxN. aen n]E] aEW] tmur k<iE]E<uh a<u<>]jYh ti>uvit]hkUri E]yi. OTuh A vhsil O>u tu>]i m]zth EsSiukyuh
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A tu>]i puptinWu ek]}hmuE kuTm]UR milevc{[ tIeuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. |E]L avieTyuvR 'Eviy]h Ek]l' `e]>u nU>iyueT |}uni[ |vieT duEkriyv>uh av>ueT x]num]f[. au<>]j]vie ]nh |E]L vHic{uEp]>ut[ (Eztk]>YLu m]zth) ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]vuti>umnie zptiniDiy]yiu kuTm]UR etETu Bti>i]TvRk]f[.

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Ek]yu>]jkuTuhbh zbiISumb]rie vTE a u t]Uukil O]y Ek]yh t]Ui]kuu. |o kuTuhbiu x[ztIpu>uSM]R y]k]h vidY]BY]xh ecy[tu ek]i>utin]l muNk]il avieT vidV]M]>}]et \]yi >i ptivi}. `iuh O>uk][ A >]jkuTuhbil Ekvh mbuiy]y O>u >]jkum]>N aBUtpURv{m]yi xhBviutiniT y]yi. aEHie c>izteuric{]f[ kure][ |vieT zpx[t]vi]N Ep]kut[. a][ A >]jkuTuhbil >]j]DiptYh \]yi >utin]uh Ever pu>uSM]R avieT |EHe]l mUv >]yi |}]etyi>utuek]uh |o >]jkum]>en b]Y k]il x]D]>fy]yi aDikh t][p>YE]TukUTi vidY]BY]xh ecy{ic{u `iuh timih y]et]>u Pvumu] yi}. >]jYB]>h vHiE cumt]>n]y nueT k]n]ykN Ekvh mZgzp]ym]yie vRuvu. atYh viduSiy]y O>u >]iyueT puztnuh A m]t]vin]l yE]cith vRe y]uh xks]x[ztp]>hgtM]>]y pitv>YM]>]l y]k]h atizsEy]TukUTi siiey]um]y |o >]j kum]>N, mbuike `ztte j]zgtEy]TukUTi vidY]BY]xh ecy{ic{]uh y]et]>u zpEy]jnvuh \]kute}utiEy[[ ne}]>u dZ]m]yi>uu. |o >]jkum]>n[ ~kEdsh ptin]ru vyu zp]ym]y xmyh ayl>]jY]Dipn]y ae Ek]<iE][ x]mUti>i]Tutu>]N tIeu. |o >u >]jkuTuhb]hguh til muin]e ve> butVE]TukUTiy itiy]ky]l |enyu avx> il aTiyi>h aEnVSi]n]yi p>x[p>h Ep]vuk ptivu[. aen Ep]vukEy] v>ikEy] ecy[t]l >u u >]j]M]>uh n} vYut[pM]>]yi>iutin]l av>ueT p>x[p>xhB]Sfh gIRv]fB]Syi]f[ ptiv[. atin]l
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x]mUti>i]Tutu>]N tIeuEp]yi `u vRm]nh EkE]E<uh |o >]jkum]>e ay]y >]i[ ap>imitm]y mnx[t]ph xhBvic{u. x]mUti>i]T[ tIei>iu iti[ aTiyi>h aEnVSiutin[ kI<[m>Y]dzpk]>h O>]L Ep]k]etyi>u]l at[ okikinuh Ev<[cyueT itiuh ve> Ep]>]t]f[. Ep]vukeyuevc{]l ~kEdsh pu>uSzp]yh tiki[ |o mU]Ezgx>n]y kum]>n}]et A>umi}t]nuh. |y{]L avieT ec]l v}tuem]>u v][ gIRv]fil xhx]>ifemil ariukUT]. avR v}tuh preil atu mni]vukyumi}. |osV>]! w]N `]fu Evt[? viy km]yiIRuvE}] `ien vic]>ic{u >]i vYxnic{u. OTuh O>u v][ Ec]dic{]l mtieyuh pie Evuet]e pryutinu n} vidV]M]>]y ci Auke kUeT ayy[]emuh >]jkum]>N g]hBI>Yh nTic{i>uuek]e `uh muh tIRc{eTui. aE]L te puzten aTul |>ui Ek]<iE]u ec]l Ec]diEt]y "my] kih kRvYh" ` O>u v]kYh \>uviTuvic{utuTi. aen mU[ aEH]>]zth \>uviE]E<uh atu >]jkum]>n[ O>u viDh p]m]yi. pieyuh aDikh t]mxic{]l pu k<iyutinu mu]yi avieT ecu k]futinu divxh mtiy]k]et |>utin]l avieT `utuve> |o v]kYh \>uviu ek]utin[ te puztEn]Tuh EsSh Evu k]>Ye}]h mu cu vidV]M]E>]Tuh pruric{[ >]i y]zt ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. p>iv]>xEmth >]jkum]>enyuh ek][ atividV]M]>]y ci Ey]gYM]R pureu. Ek]<iE]eutuve> |vR |o v]kYh |TviT]et pruek]Tuukyuh >]jkum]>N \>uviTukyuh ecy[tu. avieT `iy \TN te x]mUti>i]nh ~u n]Tuv]<]ni>iu A]y |hkUru >]j]v[ v[ yE]cith `tiE>uek]uEp]yi xl>ic{i>ui. \Ten >]jkum]>N te a \pEdsic{i>utuh t]N atuve> \>uviuek]i>utum]y
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A v]kYh Ep]uh s>iy]yi pry]N k<iy]et "my kih kRvYh" `u Ec]dic{u. >]jkum]>N my] `utie dIRGh kUT]et abm]yi prtuek][ |EHh O>u mUn]efuh my] (`]l) kih (`[) kRvYh (ecy{eETt[) `]f[ |EHie Ec]dYie t][p>Yemuh mni]vuky]l Ek]<iE][ >]j]v[ p>iH]xm]yi[ "dIREG]c{]>fh kRvYh" `u mrupTi pru. bu]yiuvR aTiyi>h aEnVSi]n]yi ec}u xmyh "w]niE]L |vieT `u xH]ym]f[ ecEy{t[? AvsYmutien pr]l `uh ecy{]N ty{]r]f[" `u EvfmE}] pry]N `u vic]>ic{]f[ >]i A aRh v>t]y |o ecriy v]kYh piic{uvit[. pE, atien p>ifmic{u. Ek]<iE]u>]j]vie p>iH]xvcnh Ek[ kUeTyu] yi>u vidV]M]R ve> ic{[ >]jkum]>enyuh kUie]u ti>ic{uEp]u Ek]yei viv>h >]iey ariyic{u. |tuEkE]L >]iu]y vYxnvuh yuh |ztm]ztm] efu prEyti}E}]. w]en]f[ ecEy{etu Ec]dic{tin[ t]N dIRGhkUi \c{>ic{]l mti `u A mrupTi `ztEy] H]xYxUckm]yi>iuu. |tiDikh avm]nh |ni |o vhsiuvR[ xiic{ii}. |E]L |o kum]>N nimi m]fE}] |tinu xhgtiy]yt[. |enyu puztN \]yi >uiu y]et]>u zpEy]jnvumi} `ien vic]cic{[ vYxn]kuy]y >]i te puzten piTic{ueki kum]>D]>yil ek]uEp]yi |Tutin[ \Ten >]jBTM]Ru k[pn ek]Tuu. avR tlfh azpk]>h ecy[kyuh ecy[tu. kum]>D]> `u pryut[ Ek]yu teyu O>u a>uviyueT evc{]mu pufYie Ep>]f[. avieT O>u myueT mukil niuh tuievil xd], y]et]>u zptibvuh kUT]et, O>u evc{]mu[. atie \d[Bv ]nuni[ \Esh pti]l t]<[cyi]f[ at[ ecu vI<ut[. avieT m]ztEn>h kiT]l ~tu zp]fiyuh m>hEp]e
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AyiE]kuh. En>E]Tu En>h avieT kiTi[ m>i]et jIvic{u Ekrutin[ xhgtiy]y]l `zt mUn]y mnuSYnuh ati vidV]nuh O>u n} kviyum]yiI>uh. aeny]f[ A ie m]H]Yh. pE, n]<ik tikc{u kiT]l ~et]>u n]y]uh m>ic{uEp]kuemutuh tIRc{y]f[. nueT k]n]ykn]y >]jkum]>en kum]>D]>yil ekiyitie piEdivxh A xmyu eceTuu En]iy E]L aEHh EdHh Axkh m>vic{u mi]NEp]uh vHiy]et niEn]yi>uu `iuh sV]xh Ep]yiie}[ ariky]l >]jBTM]R `Tuu tlfh >]iyueT aTul ek]u ecu. \Ten >]iyueT k[pnzpk]>h aEHie tfuu m]utinu tt]y zptiviDikL ecy[tutuTi, `inu ve> pryuu. kurc{u xmyh tikE]E<uh >]jkum]>nu pUR m]yuh xuKh xiic{u. aEt]TukUTi buiyueT m]Yvuh tIRu. a>]nhEp]uh |}] aEHinu Eb]Dh vIf[ n]eTuu xhx]>i]r]yE]L aEHie vcnndikL amZtien atisyiiu m]Du>YE]TukUTi kvit]>UEpf zpvHic{utuTi. aE]L m]t]v]y >]iuh mu xk jnLuh \]y xE]Svuh autvuh Oe `u pryuu! pie atiEy]gYn]y O>u s]x[ztikL A >]jkum]>en y]zkmh vidY]BY]xh ecy{iukyuh kure]>u k]hek][ aEHh xks]x[zt p]>dZsV]vuh O>u zpxi kviyum]yi I>ukyuh ecy[tu. |EHm]f[ Ek]yh kkL `u zpxi]y n]]kueT niR]t]v[. mE]t[kf[] kZt]x[Etn guf]Dikty] gu>o PEn xHk]>xY puS[Ep]d[gm |v zpj] `u prtuEp]e Ek]yu >]jkuTuhbil atinumu[ \]yi>u >]j]Nm]e>ey}]e>yuhk]L kIRi
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Ey]Tuh zpt]pE]TuhkUTi Evuhvh >]jYp>ip]nvuh ecy[t[ |EHh xuKm]kuhvh vxic{u. |o Ek]yu tu>]N OEs}]k]yiuh muh aEnkh kZtikL \]Iueiuh Emlr n]]kE]h zpxiiyuh zpc]>vuh me]i numi}. |EHh O]mtu]iy A bkvDm]f[. |t[ \]iIR \Ten gu>un]en k]fic{u. aE]L aEHh mu<uvN v]yic{u En]I[ "|tu x[ztIkLu eekek]ii[ ve> n]yi>iuu" `u pru. |tuEkE]L te kvity[u g]hBI>Yvuh aRpuiyuh mtiy]yie}]f[ gu>un]e aBizp]yemu tu>]nu mni]yi. |ni aen Ep]>] `u vic]>ic{[ pie \]iyt]f[ "kiRI>vDh". atuh tIR \Ten gu>un]en k]fic{u. gu>un]N atu En]I[ |tu muieE]ey}. O>u vY]KY]nh kUeT Evfh. `]l piuvR[ vYut[piyu]k]N n}t]f[ `u pru. |o v]ie x]>h k]inYh aDikm]yiE]yi `]fE}]. adYE tinu Ep]>]etyuh Ep]yi. |tin[ aDikm]yi. `]l |ni |Tmie][ \]iEn]]h `u vic]>ic{[ mU]mt[ aEHh \]iyt]f[ "kY]fxogikh" Ak. atu gu>un]N ki[ "k |t]ytuek][ kvi O>u x[ztIjitn]efu jnL pryuh" `u pru. p]W]iyueT v]u Eku BImExnN kY]fxogikh ek]uv>]N Ep]y ky]ytuek]]fE}] |en prt[. `]l |ni \Rv{siyueT aEpey aRjunN ni>]k>ic{ k Ayiy]h `u vic]>ic{u tu>]N n]]mt[ "niv]tkvck]EkyvDh" kyu]i]fic{u. aE]L gu>un]N "at[ A]R[ AT]N ek]]h. Ah ku ek]i>iuE]L muruuvRu muru]nuh mUztem]<i]N epEkvR[ atinuh xmyh EvfmE}]. `u vic]>ic{i]yi>iuh vzjb]HuvzjEktue UeT xZic{t[" `u pru. |tu EkE]L |o kvit
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gu>un]en nE Eb]Dic{u `u mni]ky]l tu>]nu ve> xE]Smu]yi. kY]fxogikh Akyil "pWx]ykniEy" `ut[ abzpEy]gm]efu gu>un]N pryukyuh `]l at[ aviTuu te m]it>femu tu>]N aEpiukyuh gu>un]N ve>]h vic]>ic{iuh aztyuh Bhgiyu O>u pdh atinu pk>h avieT EcR]N k<iy]y[ky]l OTuh atute mtieyu xtiukyuh ecy[tt]yi Ekiu[. pie "bkvDh" Akyil "k]ET gti nmu[" `u zpEy]gil arh v>iky]]f[ Tiuxul]en Byeu n]Tuviu k]TuEkrutinuh >]jYh eekviuEp]kutinuh xhgti y]yetuh EkLviyu[. |en tu>]eni aEnkh xhgti kL pry]nu[. vix[t>By]l cu>uuu. zpxin]y Ek]yu tu>]N mH]kviy]y EmlUR n]>]yfBti>iyueT k]u jIvic{i>ut]yi pryeTuu. atin]l |EHie jIvitk]h k<ii[ |E]L muUic{iV]nh xhvX>il aDikm]yiie}[ etiv]kuu. >]j]DiptYh |e}iuh Ek]yu >]jkuTuhbvhs]R |uh \[. zbiIS[ gvREilni[ m]iK]nuh pi pURv{]nm]y Ek]yute t]mxic{uv>uu.

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an]hsj]tn]y x]]l ptimHRSi vY]k>f mH]B]SYmu]i te Ayi>h siSYM]m]e>yuh aTuei pruek]Tuu piic{[, \>uviTuvic{uek]i>iuE]L A siSYNm]>il O>]L anuv]dh kUT]et `fIu p]s]yil niuh purEu Ep]yi. siSYe |o duV]tzYzpvZi mHRSi[ Ouh >xic{i}. atin]l aEHie HZdyil epeu Ek]p]g[ni jVic{u. aEHh Ek]pE]TukUTi kukL mi<ic{u Ou En]i. xmIpi>u siSYNm]e>}]h aEHie Ek]p]g[niyil Bx[m]vEsSM]>]yi Bvic{u. te zpiysiSYNm] e>}]h nsic{uEp]ytienuric{u su]]v]y tEp]Dne HZdyil epe[ ap]>m]y p]]pmu]yi. jEn]pk]>] Rh t]nu]iy mH]B]SYem}]h zgHic{v>]y siSYNm]e> }]v>uh nsic{uEp]yE}] `u vic]>ic{u mHRSi viS]dic{u ek]i>iuE]L muu purEiriyE]y siSYN viv> mri[ aEHie aTul v[, "a}Ey] xV]miN! aviTu[ Ouh viS]diE. aviETu siSYn]yiu w]nuE}]. mH]B]SYh mu<uvnuh `niu HZdim]yiu[. w]ntien jEn]pk]>]Rh siSYp>>y] zpc>iic{uek]]h" `u pru. aE]L mHRSiyueT mnil vIuh Ek]p]g[ni jViy]l "`T] Ezd]Hi nI nimimE} `e zpiy siSY M]e>}]h nsic{uEp]yt[? atin]l nIyuh Bx[mm]yiE]ke" `[ A siSYEnyuh spic{u Bx[mm]i. pieyuh mHRSiu viy viS]dm]yi. su]]Lu Ek]pvuh p]]pvuh epeu]kumE}]. mHRSi pieyuh aen viS]dic{uek]i>iuE]L O>u gRvN aEHie aTul v[ "a}Ey] Bgv]En! aviTu[ Ouh viS]diE. aviETu zpiysiSYn]yi[ |o w]nu[. w]en]>u gRvn]f[. w]N ve>]m]yi |o AzsmxmIpil nilu asVvZiEMi>ui>uu.
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aviTuu mH]B]SYh siSYNm]Ru ec]}ie]Tuutu EkuEk[ aet}]h w]N zgHic{i>iuu. atin]l `e aviTu[ O>u siSYn]yi xVIk>ic{uek]]uh" `u pru. aE]L pieyuh mHRSiu Ek]pm]fu]yt[. nI `e mnu kUT]etyuh w]N \pEdsi]etyuh `e B]SYh Oic{i>u[ zgHic{tin]l nIey]>u zb]>]xn]yiE]ke" `u mHRSi A gRv{en spic{u. |tu EkE]L gRvN ~vuh p>vsn]yiI>uky]l vinyxEmth mHRSiyueT k]ll vIfu nmx[k>ic{iu s]pEm]in]yi aEpic{u. suHZdy n]y mHRSi \Ten zpx]dic{[, "nI `e B]SYh atu zgHi]N Ey]gYtyu O>]L[ \pEdsic{uek]Tufh. B]SYh mu<uvnuh \pEdsic{uk<iyuE]L nI s]pmun]yi nijiti zp]piuh" `u pru gRven anuzgHic{u. zb]>]x n]y gRvN vIuh mHRSiey vic{i[ avieT niu Ep]yi y]pURvh Aie mukilec{[ |>i]yi. B]SYh zgHiu tinu t Ey]gYtyuvRu EvfmE}] atupEdsic{u ek]Tu]N `u vic]>ic{[ A zb]>]xN atie kTu Ep]ku zb]fNm]e> Oe viic{[ av>ueT Ey]gYtey p>Iic{uek]i>uu. zb>]xe p>I `eney]l, te aTul v>uvE>]Tu "pEcRiS[]y]h kih >Uph" `e]>u Ec]dYh Ec]diuh. atinu s>iy]y \>h pry]ve> avN piTic{u Biukyuh ecy{uh. |eny]f[ ~R]T[. |o Ec]dYinu "ph" `uh mu ci ab]y \>}]et s>iy]yi A>uh pry]y[ky]l A zb>]xN axhKYh mH] zb]fe> piTic{u Bic{u. aen ve>]h k<iu. aenyi>iu k][ O>u divxh xRv]s]x[zt p]>hgtnuh Evdnuh Evd]iyuh Ey]gs]x[ztv]>]siyuh vi>num]y O>u zb]fEzsS[N atiE vu. aEHh xhnYxifemu niyic{u tniu zkmxhnY]xh t>utinuh te gu>uv]yi xVIk>iutinuh t Ey]gYtyu O>]e
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kukiutin]yi aEnVSic{u nTuky]yi>uu. A zb]f enyuh kyuTen zb>]xN te aTul viic{u Emlr Ec]dYh Ec]dic{u. aEHh "pkVh" `[ \>h pru. |tu EkE]L zb]fnu mH]B]SYh zgHi]N t Ey]gYt yueu niyic{[ zb]>]xN aEHin[ \pEdsic{u ek]Tu]n]>hBic{u. zbSm>]xN AiNEmuh zb]fN Alryiumi>uu. AdYhte zb>]xN zb]fnu visuh d]Hvuh \rvuh v>]etyi>i]n]yi O>u divYoSDh ek]Tuu Exviic{i]f[ B]SYh \pEdsi]N tuTiyt[. zb>]xN A Aie |pric{u B]SYh kuEr `<uti ek]Tuukyuh zb]fN atu En]i D>iukyum]yi]f[ piiukyuh piukyuh ecy[tt[. zb>]xN `<utiyiTu t[ zb]fN En]i D>ic{uk<i]l pieyuh zb>]xN `<utiyiuek]Tuuh. |en Aru m]x]h k<iE]L mH]B]SYh mu<uvnuh \pEdsiukyuh zb]fN D>iukyuh k<iu. aE]L zb>]xN s]pmun]yi pURvitiyil gRvtVe zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten zb]fN te gu>uv]y gRven vic{u y]ztyuh pr[ avieTni[ y]zty]yi. aE]L A gRvN te zpiysiSYn]y zb]fen vIuh vh anuzgHic{i[ "a}Ey] zb]Ef]m! aEu ulpip]xkuETyuh nizdyueTyuh b]D \]k]ti>i ]n]yi w]N t A divYoSDie si aEu jx[pRsmu]y]l nsic{uEp]kuh. \TN Bv]N nizd zp]piu kyuh ecy{uh. pie a[ Arum]x]h k<iy]et \f>ukyi}. atin]l |ni eviiru k]>Yh ve> xUic{uEvfh" `u pri[ aR]nvuh ecy[tu. \Ten zb]fN t]N pic{ mH]B]SYie O>hsem]nuh vix[m>ic{uEp]eyil prut>]N A>uh \]yi>i]tuek]u gRvN `<uti vy]y |o AikLkUTi ek]uEp]yi |et]u pkRi ey<uti xUifh `u niyic{[ Aikuh ekieyTu[ avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu.
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A zb]fN pieyuh p il xW>ic{[ O>u divxh diil ecE]L m]RgmEDYyu O>u ndi |ri TEt]yi vu. ndiyil |r]et ae> kTutin[ A diieuh Et]fiyuh vWiyuem]umi}]yi>uu. ndiyil evmDikmi}]tuek][ avieTey}]v>uh ae>yie> kTut[ ndiyiiriy]f[. ndi vIti ve> kurtum]yi >uu. atin]l A zb]fN fil |riTu ky]emuevc{iu kurc{u evh ky{ieTuu muKh k<uki. \Ten A zb]fN g]nizdey zp]pic{[ avieT vIfu. aE]L A kTvil kuic{uek]uni nvyovnyun]y O>u sUzdknYk atuk[ aTuu ecu En]iyE]L aEHh \ruky] efuh a}]et Em]H]]xYvuh mume}uh mni]i. `iuh O>u zb]fN |zpk]>h m]RgmEDY vIfu kiTutu ki[ |uhevc{u Ep]kutu yume}u vic]>ic{[ avieT niuek]u d]xim]>il O>uiey vIiEu pryc{[ n]u BZtYNm]e> v>ui, ave>e][ |o zb]fen eki eyTuic{u xVgZHieu ek]uEp]yi. avieT avL D]>]h vix[t]>vuh vZiyumutuh k]uh evic{vuh niRb]Dm]yi kTutum]y O>u muriku kiil em vi>ic{[ atil A zb]fen kiTi. A knYk n]Tuv]<iy]y O>u sUzdzpBuvie puztiyuh xo>Yh, xosIYh, xojnYh, eevduSYh, eevdg[Yh, ABij]tYh mut]y xk xd[gufuh tik O>u mnxViniyu m]yi>uu. avueT vIT[ A ndItI>u te v<iTuu m]yi>uu. zb]fN kurc{uEn>h k<iyuE]L \f>uem]yi>uu A knYkyueT vic]>h. aEHh En>E]Tu En>m]yiuh \f>]y[k y]l |etu ky]efu vic]>ic{[, avL[ ve> p>izBmm]yi. \Ten |o viv>em}]h avL avueT ae aTulec{u pru. zpBu \Ten eevdYen v>ui]fic{E]L "|EHe b]Dic{i>iut[ nizdy]f[. a}]et |et]>u E>]gvuh b]D yuem]um}. `]l En>E]Tu En>m]yiuh |EHh
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\f>]ti>iutie k]>fh mni]kui}. `]y]uh divxhEt]ruh mUu zp]vsYh vIth aEpnh (Ec]r>c{u EdHm]xkh Ety[uk) ecy[tie}il t]mxiy]et |EHh m>ic{uEp]Ey]h. aEpnh s>iy]yi ecy[tuek]i>u ]l |EHh `ztn]L \f>]ti>u]uh y]et]>u t>ETuh v>ut}. `um]ztm} |EHh \f>uE]L |EHtinu Bfh k<i]ti>utuek]u Ifh \]yi>iukyumi}" `u pru eevdYN Ep]yi. pie A eevdYN prtuEp]e ey]e ecy[tu. zp]fen >iutinu m]>um]y]l s>iy]vu kyie}u vic]>ic{[ sUzdzpBu te puztieye atinu niEy]gic{u. eevdYviDizpk]>h zp]fen >iutinu t]Nte a}]]l s>iy]vukyie}u vic]>ic{[ atin]yi xVyEmv xy]yi>u sUzdknYky[u pitZ niEy]ghkUTi kiiyE]E<uh ve> xE]Sm]yi. atin]l avLte ve> j]zgtEy]TukUTi zptidinh mUu En>vuh aEpnvuh muh ecy[t[ A zb]fen >ic{uek]i>uu. |en Aru m]xh k<iE]L A zb]fN \fRu. aE]L aEHin[ O]mtu]y vic]>h te Aieien uric{]yi>uu. ati n]l aEHh epeefI[ A ndItI> iEu Ep]yi. avieTec{u En]iyE]L Aieuh avieTe kiTuu]yi>uu. `iuh aet]>u psu tiu ek]u nilut]yi]f[ aEHh kt[. psuvieniTic{um]i En]iyE]L ~t]nuh B]gem]e psu tiuk<ii>iuu. atin]l zb]fnu ve> viS]dm]yi. ep]y[Ep]ytienuric{[ |ni vic]>ic{tuek][ Pem]umi}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh EsSmu]yi>u Aike}]h epruieyTu[ y]zkmh aTuie]i>iuE]L |o zb]fN `E]]f[ Ep]ku et[ ariyutin]yi A sUzdknYky]l ayy[e >u BZtYNm]R avieT vu. avE>]T[ |o psu A>ueT vky]f[ `[ zb]fN Ec]diukyuh |t[ wueT yjm]ne vky]f[ `[ avR \>h pryukyuh ecy[tu. pie zb]fN A
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AieuemTuuek]u zpBuvie gZHile vu. aE]L sUzdknYk zb]fen y]zkmh vic{u pUjic{i>ui. pie avR tiu]y xhB]Sfhek][ |o zb]fe `}] itikuh aEHh |ztv e>]h \riE]kuv]nu k]>fvuh muh sUzdknYky[uh |o sUzdknYkyueT itikuh avueT gufuh te >ic{t[ |v]efuh muh zb]fnuh mni]yi. viv>e}]h ariE]L avRu p>x[p>h ve> bHum]nvumu]yi. pie zb]fe t]lp>Yzpk]>h Ai ti psuvien sUzdknYk zpEtYkem]>u u piTic{u ekiukyuh zb]fN auh avieTte t]mxiukyuh ecy[tu. zb]fn[ aBYhginuh a]<inuh Evet}]h knYkte ty{]r]ie]Tutin]l au >]ztiyiuh aEHh xuKm]yiuri. piE divxh >]vie zb]fN `fIu psuvien eki yi>u u ecu En]iyE]L psu ti Aike}]h y]et]>u EkTuh kUT]et c]fkE]TukUTi kiTutuku. aEHh avey}]h epruieyTuu k<uki uTc{u ek]uvu. EsSmu AikE]Tu kUiEc{Ru En]iyE]L Ou neie}riyuky]l aEHinu ve> xE]Sm]yi. |o Aike]uh |ztyuh k]m]yiuh v]T]etyuh psu tiiu dHi]etyuh |>ut[ atukil B]SYem<utiy gRve divYtVhek]E] mH]B]SYie m]H]Yhek]E] `u ek]]efu niymi}. `eiuem]>u divYsiek]] yi>ifh, a}]et |en v>ut}E}]. pie A zb]fN A Aike}]hkUTi kUiei ty{]r]i vc{u. y]zt pry]n]yi A sUzdknYkey aTul viic{u. "|E]L aW]ru m]xm]yE}]. w]nivieT vi[. |ni |E]L w]N Ep]kuv]N B]viuky]f[. |ztyuhk]h nI `e Evu suzsUSey}]h ecy[tu >ic{u `}, nI `e zp]f> ecy[tu `ute pry]h. nI `niuecy[t |o \pk]>inu tt]y zptiPem]uh w]N k]fui}.
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`iuh |tienuriec{]uh pry]et Ep]y]l w]N Ekvh kZtG[nn]kumE}]. atuek]u Ec]diut]f[. nie AzgHh `]efu pr]l atu x]Diutin]yi nie w]N anuzgHi]h. `e anuzgHh O>iuh viPIBviut}. |t}]et Ouh t>]n]yiu w]N k]fui}. atin]l nie AzgHem]efu pryfh" `u pru. aE]L A knYk vinyxEmth et]<utuhek][ "a}Ey] xV]miN! w]N jnic{tilie O>u pu>uSe p]dzsuzsuS ecy{utin]f[ `ni[ B]gYh xiic{t[. atin]l |o jMil me]>u pu>uSe suzsuS ecy[v]N xhgtiy]k]etyi>u]l ek]] em}]et Ever y]et]>]zgHvuh `nii}. atin]l aviTuu kZpyu]yi w]N aviTue B]>Yy]yiI>]n]yi[ `e anuzgHifh. |tiDikm]yi O>nuzgHvuh Evfemu w]n]zgHiui}. |til viyt]y O>nuzgHmueu w]N vic]>iuumi}. |o anuzgHh `niu Biuuevil `e jMh xPm]yi" `u pru. A sUzdknYkyueT |o v]ukL EkE]L zb]fnu ve> vic]>m]yi. "kh! |HE]HxuKe aEsSh \Epic{u xnY]xh v]iutin]yi gu>uvien aEnVSic{u nTu w]N |ve viv]Hh ecy{ueteny]f[? zp]f> ecy[t |vueT aEpey \Epiueteny]f[? n]]me Azsme AzgHic{u nTu w]N >]me Azsme eeke]fem]yi>iuEm] |osV>viDi? aen Ay]leyuh zbkuj]tn]y w]N sUzdkuj]ty]y |ve AdYm]yi viv]Hh ecy{ut[ viHitm}E}]. O>u zb]ffnu zbzteevsYkuilni[ y]zkmh O]E>] viv]Hh ecy[t}]et O>u sUzdknYkey viv]Hh ecy[v]N p]Ti} `]fE}] s]x[zth. atin]l |ve viv]Hh ecy{femil atinu mu]yi mUu j]tiyiu mUu knYkm]e> viv]Hh ecEy{iyi>iuu. O>u viv]Hvuh Eveu vic]>ic{i>u `ni[ |en Evivt[ atY]>Ym]yi>iuu. |t[
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|osV>N `e p>iiuky]yi>iuEm]? av] O>uzpk]>h vic]>ic{]l |tuh n}tu tey]f[. s]x[zthek]uh yui ek]uh anuBvhek]uh xhx]>ie ni]>t ariiu mniu]ku vi>iu kurc{ukUTi bmu] yi>iuh. atin]l ~t]y]uh |vueT AzgHh x]Diic{iu pie nueT AzgHvuh x]Di]h. a}]et nivZiyi} `ien vic]>ic{i[ A zb]fN sUzdknYkEy]T[ "a}Ey] BEzd! nie Hite anuvRiutinu w]N xd] xn]f[. `iuh O>u zb]fn]y w]N sUzdknYky]y nie viv]Hh ecy{utinu zb]fkuilniuh ztiy kuilniuh eevsYkuilniuh O]E>] knYkm]e> viv]Hh ecy[ti}]et p]Ti}. aeny]f[ s]x[ztviDi. atin]l w]N Ep]yi mUu viv]Hh ecy[ttinuEsSh nieyuh viv]Hh ecy[tuek]]h. atuve> nI mifh" `u pru. |tu Eku xE]S xEmth sUzdknYk s]x[ztviDizpk]>m}]et Ouh ecy{fem[ `ni[ niRbmi}. `e aEpey xdyh au xVIk>iuuevil atin]yi[ `zt k]h Evfemiuh k]i>iutin[ `ni[ y]et]>u viE>]Dvumi}" `u pru. "`]l aeny]ve" `u pru zb]fN aEHie AieuemTu[ xVEdsEu ti>ic{uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. an>h A zb]fN xZgZHil ecu t]mxic{u ek][ zb]fkuilniuh ztiykuil niuh eevsYkuil niuh O]E>] knYkm]e> y]zkmh viv]Hh ecy[ttie OTuh |o sUzdknYkEyyuh y]viDi viv]Hh k<ic{u (muNk]il zb]fN n]u j]tiyilniuh ag[ni x]iy]yie viv]Hh k<i]ruetu zpxim]fE}]). aen A zb]fN n]u B]>Ym]E>]TukUTi y]xuKh xVgZHil t]mxic{ k][ A n]u B]>Ym]>ilniuh aEHin[ O]E>] puztNm]>u]yi. puztNm]>ueT j]tkRmh mutl vRm]nhve>yu xk zkiykuh aEHh y]k]h EvtuEp]e ecy[tu. puztNm]e> y]zkmh aEHh te
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vidY]BY]xh ecy{ic{u. A puztNm]R n]uEp>uh atiEy]gYM]>uh xk s]x[ztp]>hgt>uh pitZtuYgufv]M]>um]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. AdYpuztn]y zb]fkum]>en aEHh viEsSic{u Evd]DYynvuh ecy{ic{u. OTuh n]uEpe>yuh mH]B]SYh piic{u. `]l n]]me puztN sUzdkuj]tnuh mH]B]SYh Evd]hgvum]ky]l A puzten aBimuKm]yi>uu B]SYh piiutu viHitm}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh A puzten zpEtYkic{[ O>u mrvu i>uiy]f[ mH]B]SYh \pEdsic{uek]Tut[. `u m]ztvum}, mH]B]SYh sUzdvhsjR[ \pEdsic{[ p>>y] Evd]RHNm]>}] av>ueT |Tyil atinu zpc]>h v>uukyie}[ A puztene]u zpti ecy{iukUTi ecy[ti]f[ aEHh mH]B]SYh A puztn[ \pEdsic{uek]Tut[ `[ ciR pryuu. |en puztNm]R atiEy]gYNm]>uh yovnyuNm]>u m]yiIRtie EsSh A zb]fN avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. aEHh p iuh xW>ic{[ OTuh zsIgoQ p]d]c]>Ynilniu zkmxnY]xe xVIk>ic{u zbDY]nvuh ecy[tuek][ bd>Y]zsmil t]mxic{u. Ek>]c]> kR]v]y zsIs>]c]>YxV]mikueT gu>uv]y x]]l Eg]vixV]mieyuric{[ Ekii}]vR aDikmu]yi>iniT yi}]tin]l Ey]gIsV>siE>]mfiy]y Eg]vixV]mikL `u pryeTu mH]N |o zb]Ef]mN tey]efukUTi pr]l pie aEHie Ey]gYteyuric{[ aDikh vix[t>ic{i[ AvsYmueu Et]ui}. azpk]>h te aEHinu n]u j]tiyium]yi B]>Ym]>u]yi>uv>ilniu jnic{v>]y n]u puztM]>il zb]fx[ztIyilniuh jnic{ puztN x]]l v>>uciyuh, ztiyx[ztIyilniu jnic{ puztN visVvizsutn]y vizkm]ditYmH]>]j]vuh, eevsYx[ztI yilniu jnic{ puztN visVvizsutn]y vizkm]ditYmzieyu zpxin]y Biyuh, sUzdx[ztIyilniu jnic{ puztN mH]vidV]n]y BRZH>iyum]efu v]x[tvh kUTi pr]l
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pie av>ueT Ey]gYtkeuric{[ prriyiEv>]yi aDikm]>umu]yi>i]niTyi}. pryiepu]y pi>uku ie AdYpit]v]y v>>ucieyuric{uh aEnkh kkLu viSyIBUtM]>]y vizkm]ditYBikeuric{uh Ekii}]vR Ekvh p]m>M]>ueT |TyilE]uh A>umu]yi>i]niTyi}. BRZH>iyueT stkztyh m]y]iuh tRjm ecy{eiu tin]l aEHeuric{uh p>uh arii>i]niTyu[. atividV]M]>uh xhx[kZtil vY]k>fxhbm]yuh muh aEnkh zgueT niR]t]um]y |vR xhx[kZt pitM]>ueT |Tyil |uh nitYp>icitM]>]yi]f[ |>iut[. v]Rikh, zp]kZtzpEvsh, DnpWkh mut]y p zgL v>>uciyuh, Bik]vYh (>]m]yfh k) ` zpxi zgvuh m[ aEnkh kZtikuh Biyuh, H>iTIk, v]kYpdIyh mut]y vY]k>fzguh Evd]h vky]yi m aEnk zguh Em[pr stkztyvuh muh BRZH>iyuh \]I u[. zpxim]y am>ustkvuh BRZH>iyueT kZtiy]ef[ vidV]M]>ueT |Tyil O>Bizp]ymu[. |zpk]>mu mH]M]>ueT m]hxs>I>h ep]y[Ep]y]uh av>ueT yss>I>inu E]k]vx]nh ve> y]et]>u H]niyuh xhBviyie}utu tIRc{y]fE}]. mH]B]SYie zpc]>inu k]>fBUtM]R |vR tey]efutuh pryfemi}E}]. Em[pr n]u mH]M]>uh av>ueT an]y Eg]vixV]mikueT aTulniu mH]B]SYh pic{uk<itie EsSh avRu B]SYkR]v]y ptw[jimHRSiey Ou k]le]]em[ atiks]yi[ O>]zgHmu]yi. atin]l avR aEnVSic{E]L ptw[jimHRSi atinu ve> muute xVR]E>]Hfh ecy[tu k<ii>iut]yi ariu. aE]L BRZH>i ec]}iyt]y O>u Es}]kh |vieT EcRuu. "aEH] B]SYmEH] B]SYmEH] vymEH] vyh adZV]x[m]N gtxVRmkZt]RE] ptw[ji"
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BRZH>i AdYEmte nitYzbc]>iy]yi>uu `uh at} aEHh AdYh viv]Hh k<iukyuh gZH]zsme xVIk>ic{u kurc{uk]h |>iukyuh ecy[tu. piITu vi>nuh xnY]xiyum]yiIRt]efuh |en >uviDh EkLviyu[. aEHh e`Hik xuKe \Epic{u vi>n]yiIRtin[ O>u k]>fvuh ciR pryuu[. atu t]e< pruek]uu. O>u divxh O>u Ey]gIsV>N BRZH>iyueT gZHil vu. A Ey]gi O>u m]<h BRZH>iyueT eekyil ek]Tui[, "|o m]<h ti]l j>]n>kL kUT]et `uh jIvic{i>iuh" `u pr[ \Ten |riE]vukyuh ecy[tu. Ey]gi Ep]ytie EsSh BRZH>i, "kurc{uk]h k<iyuE]L `e zpiytm v]RDkYh nimih j>]n>k]l b]Dity]yi m>ic{uEp]kumE}]. avL m>ic{iu pie w]N jIvic{i>iuetin]f[? atin]l |o m]<h avLu ek]Tufh. avL `uh jIvic{i>ie" `u vic]>ic{[ A m]<h B]>Yy[u ek]Tuukyuh atie m]H]Yh |zpk]>m]ef[ ave D>iiukyuh ecy[tu. BRZH>i ax]m]nYm]yi x[EnHic{uh ptizvt]siE>]mfieyu visVxic{uhevc{i>u A B]>Yy[[ O>u j]>N \yi>uu. avN BRZH>iyueT asVp]kN (kuti>]>N) tey]yi>uu. m]<h eekyiliukyuh atie mH]Yei ariyukyuh ecy[tE]L puhiy]y A x[ztI, "nueT j]>N m>ic{iu pie w]N jIvic{i>iuetin]f[? avN `uh jIvic{i>ie" `u vic]>ic{[ A m]<h A>umriy]et j]>en v>ui. avnu ek]Tuukyuh atie m]H]Ye zgHiiukyuh ecy[tu. A kuti>]>N, `e B]>Y m>ic{iu pie w]N jIvic{i>i uetin]f[? avL `uh jIvic{i>ie `u vic]>ic{[ at[ ave B]>Yy[u ek]Tuu. kuti>]>e B]>Y BRZH>iyueT Bvnie aTic{uti]>iyum]yi>uu.
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avL avieT v[ aTic{uti k<i[ avueT vIiEu Ep]y xmy]f[ kuti>]>N |o m]<h avLu ek]Tu[ atie m]H]Ye D>iic{t[. BRZH>i pur[ `vieTEy] Ep]yi ti>ic{uv>uE]L mEDYm]Rgh A x[ztI A m]<vuh ek]uEp]kutu ku. m]<h kE]L atu tni[ Ey]gi t>ikyuh t]N B]>Yy[u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tt]ef[ aEHinu mni]vuky]l aEHh avE]T[ "nin[ |o m]<h `vieTniu kii?" `u Ec]dic{u. "|t[ `rni[ `e BR]vu tt]f[" `um]zth pri[ avL Ep]yi. BRZH>i xVgZHil vtieEsSh kuti>]>en v>ui, A m]<h avn[ `vieTniu kii `u Ec]dic{u. AdYem]e avN ci vY]jL prueviuh OTuh BRZH>iyueT niRbvuh BISfiyuh ek]u v]x[tvhte pru. atu EkE]L BRZH>iu ve> vYxnmu]yi. "kh! w]N atim]zth x[EnHiukyuh visVxiukyuh ecy[ti>ut[ |o kuTey AfE}]. x[ztIke O>iuh visVxi]N p]Ti}. kh! |vLu vi>Upnuh te BZtYnum]y |o nIc]fE}] aBiniEvsmu]yt[. A>Yhte! |vN |vueT j]>ne}il |vL[ |vEn]T[ |ztyuh x[EnHh Et]]nuh |o m]<h |vnu ek]Tu]nuh |Tyi}. ~t]y]uh |tienuric{[ |E]L Ouh prEy]" `ien vic]>ic{[ aEHh kuti>]>en pryc{i[ syngZHil Ep]yi vic]>mg[nn]yi kiTu. kuti>]>N |o \]y xhgtiey}]h O>u d]ximuEKn \Ten BRZH>iyueT B]>Yey zgHiic{u. te vY]jzpvZike}]h BR]vriu `riE]L avLu ve> vYxnvuh Byvumu]yi. |tu nimih te j]>nu kinsiyuh tni[ du>Ysumu]kuemuh |v >uh \]k]et yi>ifemil BR]vie k \Ten k<ifemuh avL niyic{u. \Ten avL viSh EcR[ O>u O]T (O>u pH]>h) \]i, "Bfh ty{]r]]N kurc{u t]mxmu[. vyru k]y]ti>ie. |tu tiE]U" `u pr[
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A pH]>h BRZH>iyueT eekyil jnE]h duRbui m]Ruu? ek]Tuu. ahgn]

BRZH>i pH]>h eekyil v]ie][, "|vL `e ek]}]n]yi viSh kUi \]iyt]yi>ifh. |ni |vueT xHv]xh \Epiuk tey]f[ yuh; xhsymi}. n]]zsmutil \mvuh xuKzpdvuh duK>Hitvum]yi>iu t[ ctuR]zsmh tey]f[. atin]l aciE>f atien e xVIk>ifh" `u mni]ie]u niyic{i[ "O]h vIEc{uTuh" `u pruek][ avieTniefIu puruvu. A pH]>h pu>yueT |ril ti>ukievc{i[ aEHh Biv]i Biutin]yi O>u ci eekyieTuu ek]u puririE]vukyuh ecy[tu. BRZH>i pTiu puririyE]L aEHie pu>y[u tIpiTiukyuh xRvxVvuh Bx[m]vEsSm]yitI>ukyuh ecy[tu. an>h BRZH>i xnY]xvZiEy]TukUTiyuh Bi eyTuu Bfh k<ic{uh p il xW>ic{u. OTuh aEHh Bi y]cic{u v]i Bfh k<iutu yume}uh v}v>uh v}tuh ek]uvuteil m]zth Bic{]l mti eyuh niyic{[ p>Edsu O>u mH]Eztil (cidhb> ]efu ciR pryuu) ecuEcRu. avieT ki<E Eg]pu>il "pfupi" `u zpxin]y xnY]xi EzsS[N |>iuu]yi>uu. atin]l BRZH>i pTi]Er Eg]pu>il Ep]yi te ciyuh muilevc{[ avieTyi>uu. A ciyil v}v>uh Bfx]Dnvuh ek]u eci]l BRZH>i aetTuu Bic{i>uu. atil A>uh Ouh ek]u eciu ek]Tuie}il aEHh Bi]rumi}. Bfh kUT]et aEHh aEnkh divxL k<ic{ukU]ru]yi>uu. `]l atuek][ aEHin[ viEsSic{u y]et]>u xuKETuh Ifvuh \]k]rumi}.

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|o k][ O>u divxh O>u Bi]>N avieT ki<E Eg]pu>il ecu pfupiEy]Tu Bi y]cic{u. aE]L pfupi "w]nuh tEE]ete O>u Bi]>n]f[. tniu t>utin[ `e eekvsh y]et]umi}. `]l pTi]Er Eg]pu>il O>u DnikN |>iuu[. avieTec{u Ec]dic{]l aEHh v}tuh t>um]yi>iuh" `u pru. \Ten A Bi]>N pTi]Er Eg]pu>il BRZH>iyueT aTul ecu Bi Ec]dic{u. aE]L BRZH>iyuh "Bi ek]Tuutin[ `e eekvsh y]et]umi}. w]nuh tEE]e O>u d>izdn]f[" `u pr[. \Ten Bi]>N "a[ O>u Dnv]n]efu ki<E Eg]pu>ii>iu mnuSYN prE}]?" `u pru. |tu EkE]L t]en]>u ci vc{uek]i>iutin]]f[ pfupi |en pryc{ etuh, vi>Nm]R[ |en O>u ci evc{uek]i>iu ayuvuh an]vsYvum]efuh |en O>u p]zth evc{uek]i>u]l v}v>uh v}tuh t]l ek]]em[ tni]zgHmue[ aRm]kut]efum]f[ piyueT aBizp]yemuh mni]vuky]l "|ni |ti>ui[ A>uh |en pry]niTy]k>ut[" `uh pr[ aEHh A cieyTu[ OE>ruek]Tuu. mFp]ztm]y cu \Tu tkRuEp]yi `utu pryfemi}E}]. pie BRZH>i AjIvn]h A pufYEztxiDiyilte |>ui>uuevuh aEHie visikZtike}]h aEHh avieTyi>u[ \]Iuvy] efum]f[ EkLvi.

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5. aDY]>]m]yfh
zsIv][mIkimHRSiy]l \]e g]yztI>]m]yfh, aut>]m]yfh, An>]m]yfh mut]yvEp]e ADY] >]m]yfh O>u SiEzp]m]yiute}]f[ vic]>iut[. ADY]>]m]yfie kvit]>Itiyuh muh ek][ |t[ mu >]m]yfE]Tu ve> vYtY]xeum]fi>iut[. SiEzp] ]yiu >]m]yfil zsI>]mN viS[fuBgv]e O>vt]>m]efutey]f[ pryuetiuh aEHe O>u nItim]nuh DIE>]d]num]y O>u >]j]v]yiE evc{iuU. aDY]>]m]yfkR]v[ zsI>]men O>u |osV>n]yiute y]f[ vRfic{u k vix[t>iut[. |o vYtY]xee][ aDY]>]m]yfh SiEzp]me}u v]dh v]x[tvh tey]v]h. `]l |o zgmu]iytienuric{[ p<m]R pruEp]>ut[ t]e< pryuu. viS[fuBn]y O>u zb]fn]f[ >]m]yfh \]iyt[. te >]m]yfil mu >]m]yfe]L Bi>xh \tin]l |tien jnL aDikh Ad>iukyuh timih |tin[ aDikh zpc]>h v>ikyuh ecy{uem]f[ aEHh AdYh vic]>ic{i>ut[. pE, zgh tIRE]L \]y anuBvh ve> vYtY]xet]yi>uu. te zgh Ou En]femuh pru p Ey]gYM]E>yuh aEHh xmIpiec{iuh A>uh atien Esh Ep]uh Adi>ic{i} `u m]ztm}, "SiEzp]]y p >]m]yfuh \E]L |o viY]N |tin]yi puret[ auth te. |t]e>iuh En]uEm]" `uh muh pru ciR p>iHxi]nuh tuTi. zge A>uh xVIk>ic{ie}u m]ztm}, kurc{udivxh k<iE]E<uh jnueT p>iH]xh aEHinu xHivHiy]et AyiI>ukyuh aEHh xVEdsh viuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. aen aunT[ |o zb]fN O>u divxh mnuSYxW]>h |}]t]y O>u ek]Tu]il ecuEcRu.
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En>vuh eevki. mnuSY]Div]xmu [ `utin[ avieT niuh ve> dU>mutin]l A >]zti avieTe k<ic{ukUukeyu tIRc{eTui. A vn]>ilUTiyu \oTuv<iyueT aTu]yi[ O>u kuvuh Alryuh ku. kuiiri kuic{u xY]vn]dikuh k<ic{[ A Alryil te >]m]yfzgvuh ty[uevc{u kiTu. visuh d]Hvuh v<i nTiu Ifvuh `}]hkUTi kiT \Ten aEHh \riuTukyuh ecy[tu. p]ti>]zti k<iE]L avieT EtEj]myn]y O>u divYpu>uSN zptYe[ "A>]fivieT vu kiTut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. \Ten zb]fN `fIi>uu. atie EsSh t]e< v>uzpk]>h avR xhB]Sfh tuTi. divYN: EH! a]>]f[? |vieT vu kiTuetin] yi]f[? zb]fN: w]N O>u zb]fn]f[. O]E>]E>] Edsil xW>ic{[ |u eedvgtY] |vieT vuEcRu. mnuSY>u diil `utinu En>h mtiy]k]et vtin]l |vieTe kiTu `E \U. divYN: ayueT aTul |>iu zgh ~t]f[? zb]fN: atu w]N pr]l p>iHxiuh. atuek][ w]N pryukyi}. aviTu[ `e

divYN: e`, aet]umi}, EkLe. pryU. |zpk]>h A divYpu>uSe v]u Ekiu zb]fN A zgh |t]efuh atunimih tniu]y AEpuh `}]h pruEkLic{u. \Ten A divYpu>uSN zbfEn]Tu pru.

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"|tienuric{[ aviTu[ Ouh vYxniE. w]N O>u kosh prut>]h. atuEp]e ecy[t]l ayueT |o zge `}]v>uh Ad>iutinuh timih zginu zpc]>h xiiutinuh |Tv>uh. `e]l |o v>u siv>]ztin]L a[ |o zgvuhek][ Eg]kRu Ep]kfh. En>h eevk]r]kuE]L ki<E nTyil Ep]yi ni]l axhKYh jnL v>u kUil Et]Ej]myn]y O>u zb]fN v>utuk]f]h. aEHie pi]e n]u pikL kUeT \]yi>iuh. aEHie eekyil |o zgh ek]uecu ek]Tuu viv>h pryfh. `]l aEHh |tiEu nivZiyu]i>uh. |t]>u prutu `u Ec]dic{]l Ouh pryukyum>ut[." |zpk]>h pr[ A divYpu>uSN \Ten aR]nh ecy[tu. |o \pEdsh Ek[ A zb]fn[ ~vuh xE]Sm]yi `utu prEyti}E}]. a>uEf]dym]yE]L avieTniu pureu. pie O]E>]E>] Edsil xW>ic{[ zkEmf siv>]zti AyE]E<uh Eg]kRu ecuEcRu. En>h eevk]r] yE]L mu[ A divYpu>uSN pri>utuEp]e O>u zb]fN v>ut[ k[, zgh aEHie eekyil ek]uecu ek]Tuu viv>em}]h pru. A zb]fN, "|t[ `e eekyil ek]ut>utin[ aE]T]>]f[ prt[?" `u Ec]dic{u. zgkR]v]y zb]fN Ouh mi]et niu. aE]L A zb]fN "Ae |E]L pryfemi}. k]>Yem]e `niu mni]yi. ay[[ |o \p]yh pru t AL O>u gRvn]f[. avN |zpk]>h vY]Ej]pEdsh ecy[ttin]l w]N aven spiuu. avN O>u sUzdn]yi BUmiyil jni]N xhgti v>e." |zpk]>h spic{tinu EsSh eekyiu]yi>u kmuvil niu kuer evemTuu zgiEMl tic{u zgkR]v]y zb]fe ky{il ek]Tui[ "|ni |o zgh nimih ay[u ve> bHum]nh
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\]kutinuh xhgtiy]kuh" `u pru EztiEu kTuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. atie EsSh aDY]>]m]yfe `}]v>uh Ad>ic{[ p]>]yfin[ \pEy]geTuiuTukyuh SiEzp]]y >]m]yfe]L atinu zpc]>h xiiukyuh ecy[tu. aDY]>]m]yfkR]v]y zb]fn[ A \pyh pruek]Tu gRvn]f[ pie sUzdn]yi BUmiyil "tuWe<uN" `u n]mEDyE]TukUTi avt>ic{t[. `<un[ aDY]>]m]yfE]Tu mu >]m]yfE ]Dikh zptipi \]kutinuh te kii]utRjmy[[ |o mUe xVIk>iutinuh \ k]>fvuh Em[przpk]>h aEHiEn]Tu pURvxhbm]kuu. Eg]kRu siv>]ztin]L n]u pikE]TukUTi v A zb]fN x]]l EvdvY]xn]yi>uu. A n]u pikL n]u Evduh Ayi>uu. aDY]>]m]yfh mUh \]iyt[ x]]l v>>uciy]efu ciR pryuu[.

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c>iztzpxin]y Eg]vixV]mikueT puztnuh my] il nTu v]kYh, p>[Ep>u mut]y EjY]ti]x[zt zgueT niRm]t]evu pryeTu Aum]y v>>uci ` zb]Ef]menuric{[ Ekii}]vR aDikmueu Et]u i}. |EHh vizkm]ditY>]j]vie Exvkn]yiu t]mxic{i>uu. v>>uci xks]x[ztp]>hgtnuh n} po>]fiknuh Ayi>u tin]l >]j]vinu s]x[ztxhbm]Ey] pu>]f xhbm]Ey] v} xhsyvuh En>i]l |EHE]Tu Ec]dic{]f[ at[ tIRuk ptiv[. aenyi>ie k][ O>u divxh >]j]v[ ">]m]yfil zp]D]nm]y v]kYEmt]f[?" `[ |o zb]fEn]T[ Ec]dic{u. |o Ec]dYinu tt]y \>h pry]N Et]]y[ky]l v>>uci viSn]yiIRu. \Ten >]j]v[ "`]l `vieTeyiuh Ep]yi, AE>]eTiuh Ec]dic{riu n][pe]udivxh k<iyutinumu[ |vieT vu pryfh. aen ecy[tie}il pie t]N |vieT v>femi}. `niu te k]fukyuh Ev" `u pru. >]j]vie k[pn EkE]L v>>uciyueT HZdyh viS]dvuh vic]>vuhek]u niru. \Ten AEHh avieTniu pureuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. tdn>h v>>uci p iuh xW>ic{[, p Ey]gYM]E>yuh ku Ec]dic{u. `iuh >]m]yfie `}] Es}]kuh v]kYuh zpD]nh te. a}]et atinuE] vYtY]xh "nHi guguik]y]h kV]pi m]Du>YEBd" `uh muh p>uh pviDh prt}]et s>iy]y mrupTi A>ilniuh kiiyi}. aen n][ptudivxh k<iu. zb]fnu vYxnh xHivHiy]etyuh AyiIRu. >]j]vie aTuu Exv Ep]kuemutey}, xRvenu xRv>]uh xtiei >iu tni[ |triukUeTu v>ut[ ~vuh avm]nk>vuh AfE}]. |o avm]nh xHic{uek][ xVEdsu
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t]mxiutil EBdh m>itey]f[ `ieney]e vic]>ic{uhek]u BfvuhkUT]et A x]Duzb]fN pkl mu<uvnuh aunTu. >]ztiy]yE]L O>u vn]>il O>]lryueT aTul ecuEcRu. visuh d]Hvuh Ifvuh vYxnvuh xHivHiy]et A Alryil kyriiTu. \Ten Ifhek]u myvum]yi. aEHh kiT xmyh "vnEdvtm]R `e >ie" `u pruhek]]f[ kiTt[. En>h ~kEdsh p]ti>y]yE]E<[ ci Ak]sxW]>i k]y Edvtm]R A AiEMl vukUTi. A AiEMl i>v]xinik]y Edvtm]e> viic{[ "niL v>uiE}? |E]L O>u [ zpxvmu[. wL avieT Ep]vuky]f[. Ec]>yuh nI>uh kuTifemil v>uviN" `u pru. aE]L A AiEMi>u Edvtm]R "wLu v>]N nivZiyi}. |vieT O>u visin]y zb]fN vu kiTuu. |EHh xV>]Rh we zp]Ric{uek]]f[ kiTt[. atin]l niL Ep]yi ti>ic{uv>uE]L |tiE vu viv>h pru Evfh Ep]k]N" `u pru. `]eny]ke `u pr[ A vnEdvtm]R Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. aYy]mm]yE]L v>>uci \fRueviuh vYxnE]Tu kUTi O]E>]uEm]Ru kumTc{u kiTt}]et `<uEi}. aE]L muE Ep]y Edvtm]R vIuh avieT vuEcRu. \Ten AiEMl \]yi>u Edvtm]R "zpxvemvieTy]yi>uu? kuiey]f[? `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L Edvtm]R "O>u prye avieTy]yi>uu zpxvh. kui ep]f[" `u pru. "ave viv]Hh ecy{ut[ A>]yi>iuh?" `[ AiEMu]yi>uvR vIuh Ec]dic{E]L vvR "at[ "m]h vii" `riukUT] |o v>>uciy]f[. En>h evu]r]yi. wL |ni t]mxiu i}. EsSem]e piery]h" `u pr[ \Ten Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu.
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~vuh buis]iy]y v>>uciu Edvtm]>ueT |o v]u EkE]L te k]>Yh x]Dic{tiu xE]Svuh B]viy]y aDptneuric{u vic]>ic{u viS]dvuh OuEp]e HZdyil tiivs]yi. aDptnh kUT]et k<iutinu tt]y O>up]yh AE]cic{u niyic{uhek]u xE]SE]Tu kUTi `fIu. aE]E<uh En>vuh evuy]l \Ten avieT niu pureu. n][pe]]h divxm]yiuh v>>uciey k]f]i[ >]j]vinu viS]dm]yiIRu. `iuh xB]v]xik]y vidV]M]R e}]h ve> xE]Sm]fu]yt[. v>>uci avieT \]yi]f[ >]j]v[ ave> Evvh Ad>i]tuh av>ueT KY]ti ep]]tuh `uh muh vic]>ic{[ avRe}]vRuh v>>uci eyuric{[ atYh axUyyu]yi>uu. >]jxB kUTiyE]L >]j]v[, "kh nueT v>>uciey ki}E}]? aEHh avm]nh vic]>ic{[ zp]ftY]gh ecy[tEt], >]jYh viuEp]yEt] `E]? ati}, xRvs]x[zttVnuh visinum]y aEHh ~tu viDvuh nueT Ec]dYinu tt]y mrupTi mni]ie]u v>]etyi>iukyi}" `uh muh vic]>ic{uek]i>iuE]L xE]SxEmth v>>uciyuh avieT `i. aEHie muKzpxt kE]Lte k]>Yh x]Dic{u `u >]j]vinuh xB]v]xik]y `}]vRuh mni]yi. \Ten >]j]v[ "`]yi, mni]Ey]?" `u Ec]dic{u. v>>uci: eedvk]>ufY]uh gu>ukThek]uh m]nY M]>]y niueTey]e anuzgHm]H]Yuh O>u viDh mni]yi `ute pry]h. >]j]v[: ~tu Es}]km]f[, ~tu v]kYm]f[? EkLe. v>>uci: >]m]yfil zpD]nm]y Es}]kh, ">]mh ds>h vii m]h vii jnk]j]h
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aEy]Y]mTvIh vii g t]t y]xuKh" `ut]f[. |til zpD]nm]yiu v]kYh "m]h vii jnk]j]h" `utum]f[. |tu EkE]L xByiu]yi>uve>}]h s>i s>i `[ e`kYkf[En xtic{u. >]j]v[ xE]SxmnVith `fIu v>>uciyueT eeky[uk[ piTic{[ aRD]xnh ek]Tui>ui. pie vitI>]etku AB>fuh anvDixuvRf>t[nuh aEHinu x]nh ek]Tuu xE]Siiukyuh tE]Tu kUTi y]pURvh t]mxic{uek]utinnuvdiukyuh ecy[tu. tdn>h v>>uci Em[pr Es}]kie aRh pu viDil vY]KY]nic{u >]j]vien EkLic{u. avyil >uviDh aRh t]e<Ec{Ruu. |o Es}]kh zsI>]mnuh xItyuh [mfnuhkUTi vnv]xin]yi pureE]L m]tZp]de vic{u y]ztpr [mfEn]Tu xumizt prt]f[. a}Ey] t]t (vX) >]mh ds>h vii (>]men ds>en[ ari]uh) nie EjYS[n]y >]men an]y ds>enE]e vic]>ic{uek]fh `u t]lp>Yh. jnk]j]h m]h vii. jnk]jey (xItey) `eE]e vic]>ic{uek]fh. aTvI aEy]Y]h vii. aTviey (vne) aEy]YeyE]e vic]>ic{uek]fh. y]xuKh g. xuKm]kuhvh gmic{]uh `[ O>Rh. pie >]mh ds>h vii. >]men ds>N (piv]Hn n]yi>iu mH]viS[fu) `ri]uh. jnk]j]h m]h vii. jnk]jey (xItey) m] (mH][mi) `ri]uh. aEy]Y]h aTvIh vii. aEy]Yey (>]mN Ep]y]l pie) aTvi (k]T[) `ri]uh. (atin]l) a}Ey] vX! nI xuKm]kuvh Ep]y]uh `u >]me aRh. |zpk]>h y]zkmh pu viDil v>>uciyueT vY]KY]nh EkE]L >]j]v[ pURv{]Dikh xE]Siukyuh v>>uciey
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bHum]niyuh ecy[tu. pie `}]v>uhkUTi O]E>] >]jY vRm]nh pr[ aenyi>iuE]L v>>uci, "a}Ey] mH]>]j]Ev! |e >]ztiyil O>u prye m]Til O>u pryi zpxvic{[ O>u epFkuiyu]yiu[. atie j]tkPh En]iytil A kuiu mUu vyu tikyuE]E<uh |o >]jYh nsiuh `u ki>iuu. |u mutl O]E>] n]sk]>fL tuTuh. ae}il A zpjey \Ten ek]}i fh" `u pru. |tu EkE]L EjY]tis]x[ztnuh viSinum]y |o zb]Ef]me vcnh O>iuh miY y]kute}u visV]x]l >]j]vinuh xB]v]xikLuh ve> vYxnm]yiIRu. b]nizgHh kh. viEsSic{uh epFkuiy]yi>iu iti[ aet]>iuh viHitm}. atin]l `u EvU `[ `}]v>uh kUTi AE]cic{[ O>u kosh niyic{u. `eney]l, v]<iiek][ O>u ecriy c]Tmu]i, |o kuiyueT tyil O>u ecriy pvuh ek]uiui atil kiTi ndiyie]<uuk. |o niye >]j]vuh xtic{u. \Ten >u BTM]e> viic{[ azpk]>h ecy[v]N k[pnyuh ek]Tuu. kuiyu]yi>iu h ~kEdsh | dii]ef[ v>>uci pruek]Tuu. >]jBTM]R aEnVSic{uecu. kuiey `Tuu k[pnzpk]>h ecy[kyuh \Ten viv>h >]jxiDiyil ariyiyuh ecy[tu. tniu v>uv]N B]vic{ aDptnh kUT]et k<iuvE}] `u vic]>ic{u v>>uci[ ve> xE]Svum]yi. pieyuh aEHh >]j]vie aTul Exvkn]yi t]mxic{u. aen kure]>u k]h k<itieEsSh v>>uci i>t]mxh xVgZHile Ai. aenyi>iu k][ O>u divxh v>>uci O>u v<iy]ztyil Bfh k<i]n]yi O>u zb]fe gZHil ecu. \Ten zb]fN "Evgil kui k<ic{uv>]h. |vieT \ofuk]m]yi>iuu" `u pru. aE]L v>>uci |o zb]fe buisiey p>Ii]n]yiu "w]N \ofu
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k<ifemil ci duRGTu[. aet]e x]DiuEm] `riiuEvfh kui]N Ep]k]N" `u pru. zb]fN: duRGTL `e}]m]f]Ev]? |vieT nivZiyuvy]efil x]Di]h. `eiuh EkLe. v>>uci: me]um}, kui k<i]l \Tu]N vI>]iu Evfh. nUruEpRu Bfh ek]TuiuEvfh `niu \ofuk<i]N. `u m]ztm} `e \ofinu nUeu kUh kU]N Evfh. \ofu k<i]l pie `niu mUuEpe> tifh. n]uEpe>e cumukyuh Evfh. |Ezt \U. |tu EkE]L zb]fN v}]et a]ic{[ Ouh mi]et niu. \Ten O>u knYk aki>uuek][ "aen]uh a]iyuh p>izBmiyuh Ev. |tien}]h |vieT ty{]rueu prEU" `u pru. zb]fN azpk]>h pryukyuh v>>uci kui]N Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten zb]fN knYkey viic{[ |et}]mivieT x]DiuEm] `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L knYk "`}]h x]Diuh. |et]uh azt zpy]xmi}. aEHh prtie x]>h anu mni]i]f[ p>izBmiut[. vI>]iu Evfemu prtie x]>h cIlEk]fkh Evfem]f[. nUru EpRu Bfh ek]Tufemu prtie x]>h aEHinu eevsVEdvh (eevsYh) k<ifem]f[. eevsYh ek]u nUru Edvtm]>ueT zpItiyu]kutin]]f[ aen prt[. pie nUeu kU]N prtie x]>h |Wiri Evfem]f[. |Wiri \]y]l nUeu kUh kU]e Pmue]f[ evc{i>iut[. pie aEHinu mUuEpe> tifemu prtie x]>h eviyuh, aTy[yuh, nUruh kUi murufem]f[. (pukyi a][ |}]yi>iuh). pie aEHe n]uEp>u cumfemu prtie x]>h \ofu k<i]l kurc{u kiTfh. atien]>u kiu Evfem]f[. kiil kiTuE]L kil]ukL n]uh kUTiy]fE}] cumut[. |ztey]E
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\U. |tinivieT `] viSmh?" `u pru. |tu EkE]L aN ve> xE]Siukyuh, knYkyueT buiviEsS euric{[ atYh auteTukyuh ecy[tu. "`]l `e mkL Ep]yi `}]h Evgh ty{]r]U" `u pru knYkey ayc{u. v>>uci kuiyuh muh k<iu vE]E<uh O>u cIlEk]fkh, eevsYinu Evu Hviuh, cnh, pUv[ mut]yvyuh ty{]r]iyi>uu. \ofin[ |Wiriyuh \]yi >uu. \ofu k<iE]E<uh puril muru]nu x]m]n uh O>u kiil p]yuh tyifyuh `}]h ty{]r]iyi>uu. v>>uci eevsYvuh, \ofuh k<ic{u puril ecu murui kiil kyriiTu. t]N prtie x]>h mni]i |zpk]>em}]h ty{]r]iyt[ |o knYkyueT buix]mRYh ek]]efu mni]vuky]l ~tuviDvuh |o knYkey viv]Hh k<ifem[ aEHh mnu ek]]E]cic{urc{u. `inu ve>ryuu? v>>uci te AzgHh A knYkyueT aen zgHiiukyuh aEHh xtiukyuh k]t]mxh kUT]et xumuHURil A knYkey viv]Hh k<iyuh xVgZHil ek]uEp]>ikyuh ecy[tu. aen A dtim]R y]xuKh xVgZHil t]mxi c{i>u k][ O>u divxh Bfvuh muh k<i[ >uEp>uh kUTi eexV>Yx}]ph ecy[tu xE]Sic{i>iu xmyil v>>uci te EzpmB]jnm]y DRd]>ueT tmuTi Bhgiy]kuh vh cIkiei. aE]L tyueT mDYil viyt]y O>u zvfkifh k]fuky]l aet]efu Ec]dic{u. aE]L A x]DVi "aet]>u ph trc{ p]T]ef]f[ a priut[. a kuic{uek]i>uE]L piic{]TiEMl AilUTi O<uki v>utukE]L `e piTic{uEki vRiyt]efuh, zpxvic{te}uh O>il a `E]Tu priu[. a[ `e tyil pvuh trc{i>uuvEzt" `u pru. |tu EkE]L buis]iy]y v>>uciu te DRd]>L A prye aptYh tey]ef[ niym]yi. tl]h mnil kurc{u
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viS]dh \]yi `iuh "iKitmpi ]ET Ezp]j[Jituh k xmR" `u vic]>ic{u xm]D]n euek]u viv>em}]h te DRpt[nieyyuh D>iic{u. "|ni nmuEt]y]uh |vieTyien t]mxiE. AyuESe EdsxW]>hek]ute nyifh" `u pru v>>uci B]>Y]xEmth \Ten avieT niu pureTukyuh ecy[tu. pie av>ueT xW]>h my]Eds i]yi>uu `u pr]l avR p]>EdsikM]>]yi>uu `uh Em[pr kke}]h p>Edsuevc{u nTt]efuh viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. aen avR O]E>]E>] diukil xW>ic{uek]i>i u k][ B]>Y gRBh D>ic{u. gRBh pURm]yi; zpxvEvdn yueT A>hBm]yE]L O>u k]iEy[u kyri zpxvic{uek]]N pruhevc{u BR]vu v<iyil |>uu. B]>Y azpk]>h O>u vn]>il zpEvsiukyuh \Ten zpxviukyuh ecy[tu. pi v]]nuh muh A>umu]yi>uie}u pryfemi}E}]. "AE>]>umi}]vRu eedvh tuf" `uE}]. zpxvh k<iE]L "kuiu v]yuE]?" `u v>>uci Ec]dic{u. "\[" `u B]>Y mrupTiyuh pru. "v]yu piy[u eedvh |>yuh k[pic{iu[. atin]l kuiey `Tufemi}" `u pru kuiey avieTe |uhevc{u B]>YEy]TukUTi v>>uci aE]Le avieTniu pureTukyuh ecy[tu. epukiTuk `e]>u w]yh A x[ztIy[u]yi>ui}. zpxv>y[u m>uukuh k]]rukie pc{evvuh k]ie k]y[knikuh BieyTuu kiu xV[pm]y avuh mum}]et viEsSic{u y]et]umi}]yi>uu. `iuh A ptizvty[u y]et]>u t>ETumu]yi}. |ente p i]yi ptien]u zpxvh k<iu. kuikeey}]h k]iiuevc{ute Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A ptien]u kuikeyuh zb]fN mutl ptien]u j]ti]Ru kiukyuh avR `Tuuek]uEp]yi vRukyuh ecy[tu.
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pz]me gRBmu]yE]L A x]DVi, kh! w]N ptien]u zpxvic{iuh O>u kuiyuh `nii}E}]. |o zp]vsYh zpxviuE]L "kuiy[u v]yuE]?" `u BR]vu Ec]dic{]l |e}u pryfh, `]l A kuieyeyiuh `Tuuek]Lv]N |EHh anuvdium]yi>iuh. piITu p>m]Rh pr[ |EHe xtiiyuh ecy{]h" `u niyic{u. gRBh pURm]yE]L ptivuEp]e zpxviyuh, "kuiy[u v]yuE]?" `u BR]vu Ec]diukyuh "|}" `u B]>Y pryukyuh, A kuiey `Tuuek]utinu BR]vnu vdiukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten kuieyyuemTuu >uEp>ukUTi pureu. kurc{u xmyh k<iE]L v]x[tvm]yiuh kuiy[u v]yi}[]ety]yiIRu. visik]y x]DVikueT v]u miYy]yi Bviut}E}]. v>>uci A kuiey O>u kuie mukil ek]uEp]yi zptiS[ic{u. at]f[ "v]yi}]uiN" `u zpxie EdvN. |o v]yi}]uiN \LeeTy]f[ "pryi ep pi>ukuh" `u pryut[. |o pzuEp>ueTyuh Ep>ukL pryut]y O>u Es}]kh Ekiutu t]e< EcRuu. "EmS ()E]g[niEH]zti >jknuiyUR c{nuh pie vE]N v]yi}]uiN vTut m>uvuh n]yR k]>y[l m]t] ecE EkuukUN ep>iy ti>uv> e<uh p]fn]>uh EnE> n]>]yfzB]numuTnkvUR c]nuh p]n]>uh." |vR pdiuki]yi]f[ t]mxic{u vt[. `iuh `}]vRuh b]Yh k<iE]E<uh avR p>x[p>h xEH]d> M]>]ef[ ariyukyuh til til x[EnH E]TukUTi p]Ruv>ikyuh ecy[tu. |v>ueT divYtVuh autkRuh avx]nmi}]etyu[. v>>uciyuh B]>Yyuh pie av>ueT jIvit EsSe xW]>hek]ute k<ic{ukUi. A m]t]pit]
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M]>ueT zs]inu Em[pr pzuEp>il v]yi}]ui N O<ic{u EsSem}]v>uh O>umic{u kUTukyuh O>u pu}iEMl e biyiTukyum]f[ ptiv[. at[ EmE]g[ni EH]ztiyueT |}um]f[. ag[niEH]zti zb]fn]yi>utin]l c] inuh zb]fRtey]f[ ptiv[. pryN ve>yu n]n]j]ti kuhkUTi c]mUuky]l c]inu fic{]l v>utinu zb]fRe}]h mTiy]yiuTi. ag[niEH]zti kueT B]>Yy]y aRjninuh |o xEH]d>M]>ueT Emnh ve> kemu Et]iuTi. `u m]ztm}, |o viv>h aRjnh O>u divxh BR]viEn]Tu pryukyuh ecy[tu. "Ae atinu xm]D]nmu ]]h" `[ ag[niEH]zti mrupTiyuh pru. aenyi>iuE]L av>ueT ae zs]m]yi. zs]ie tEdivxh eevkuE>m]yE]E<uh EsSmu xEH]d>M]R pu Ep>uh c]]>]y zb]fnuh ag[ni EH]ztiyueT |}u vuEcRu. |o xEH]d>M]R v]l >]ztiyil kiTurutin]yi ag[niEH]zti zpEtYkh pu pu>murikL avieT muEte \]Iu]yi>uu. `}]v>uh av>v>ueT niym]nuS[]nuh mu k<ic{[ av>vRu syngZHil Ep]yi kiTukyuh ecy[tu. `}]v>uh \r m]yE]L ag[niEH]ztikL aRjnienyuh c]inu vi>iu zb]fenyuh viic{[ O>u vium]yi puEpR kiTu uh ek]uEp]yi "`e et]uek]u En]u viN" `u pru. aRjnvuh c]]>nuh ag[niEH]zti ke et]uek]uEn]iyE]L puEp>uh OuEp]e shKczkgd]p]dik]y AyuDE]TukUTi ctuRb]Hu]yi ane Eml kiTurut]yi ku. >uEp>uh By vix[my]ku>]yiu epeu vIfu nmx[k>ic{u. aen aRjninuh mu zb]fRuh \]yi>u duyuh xhsyvuh tI>ukyuh |vR `}]v>uh x]]l mH]viS[fuvie avt]>mURik]efu mni]vukyuh ecy[tu.
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EmSE]g[niEH]ztikueT Bvnh ep]]ni]Uil Em<U>hsi]fEzt. vuvn]Tu t]Uil O]inu xmIpmu kTU>u mny[l nU>im]R |o ag[niEH]ztiyueT pu]>umEzt. ag[niEH]ztikueT B]>Yy]y aRjnh O>il aTuu pu<yil kui]N Ep]yE]L O>u t]hkUTi ek]uEp]yi>uu. A t]h Etc{u mui evii[ O<uki E]k]ti>i]N atil kuer mfuh v]>iyiu kuic{uEkri. Ep]k]N En>u t]emTuE]L v>ukyi}. at[ avieT \rc{uEp]yi. aenyu]yt]f[ "tZ]N" `u E]k zpxin]y EdvN. tZ]e vizgHh |uh mfl kUiytuEp]etey]fi>iut[. siEp]e \ruut]nuh. n]r]fu zB]e divYtVL pr]l ve>yu[. aEHie ptiv]yiu zpvZi viy k}ukL \>ui myueT mukil ek]uec}ukyuh muki]kuE]L eekviTu kyuh k}u xVyEmv kI<[Ep][ \>uuEp]kutu ku eekek]i c{i>iyum]f[. |tu k]l "|ztyuh knE]>u k}uku>uie] zditN mukL]iEuv]N p]>h dh Aytu kI<Ep]Eu c]Ti]enum] m]y]xh ecu Ev] t]<u vE nilU." `u x]E>]pEdse dZ]eTui mnuSYiti |tiEn]Tu xdZsm]ef[ `}]ve>yuh Eb]YeTu]n]ef] `u Et]uh. "ARriy]vU mH]M]>ueT mEn]gth!" |EHie \pjIvnh BieyTuutey]yi>uu. eekyil O>u ecup]ztmu[. Bi y]cic{[ au kiu a>i mu<uvN eevkuE>m]kuE]L `vieT `uuEv] avieT vc{u xVyh p]kh ecy[tu Biuh. xVyh p]kBfm}]et ptivi}. at[ O>u En>Em \ut]nuh. \ofuk<i]l avieTe kiTuh. En>h evu]l pureTuh. \c{ve> k}[ myil
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\>uiEuky]yi. pie Bi y]ciyuh. |eney]ey]f[ aEHie dinc>Y. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh eevkuE>m]yE]L |EHh O>u s[ms]nil ecuEcRu. at[ O>u svd]Hh k<ic{[ jne}]h Ep]y \Ten Ayi>utin]l avieT D]>]h tIyuh murie]iyuh \]yi>uu. |tuk[ n]r]fuzB]N xVyhp]kin[ |vieTe t>h `u niyic{u mUu k}ukeTu[ A pTyueT Oru te aTuu kUi. aTuu ndiyil ni[ evvuh ek]uv[ a>iyuh evvuh O>umic{ute A ecup]ztil aTuuevc{u kuEr tInuh nIiUi. kurie]ikuh eprui aTuiiu. |Ttuk]iEMl kurc{u mutin]l A k]u vic{[ aTuuk}iEMl evc{u tIyuh k]u mUi]uh p]Ti kuEre \rvuh tUi ATi aen avieT |>uu. muk]m]ytin]l tI k]y]N n} >xvumu ]yi>uu. aenyi>uu En>h O>u y]mh k<iE]E<uh BUtEzptpis]cuE]TukUTi ARutimiRu cuT Bzdk]iyueT v>v]yi. av>ueT aH]xuh aRc{kuem]eEiuh n]r]fuzB]n[ O>u kuuvumu]yi}. ave>}]v>uh aTuuvE]L peumi}]viDh O>u mnuSYni>iu tu ki[ "A>]fvieT vi>iut[? Evgil `fIuEp]kfh" `u pru. n]r]fuzB]N: niLu kiE}? |vieTyi>iut[ A>]efu kukUeTuE]? w]en]>u mnuSYn]f[. |E]L Ep]k]N B]vmi}." Bzdk]i: atiE}? `]l wL nie EpTiiuh. zB]N: niL EpTiic{]l w]N EpTic{ie}iE]? Bzdk]i: wL Ae>iumuE]? EpTiic{]l EpTi]et aen

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zB]N: `]riy]mE}]. AEv]? Ou p>Iic{uEn]uviN.

|tuEkE]L avRu Ek]ph xHivy{]t]yi[ `}]v>uhkUTi tIEp]eyi>iu A kukL turic{umi<ic{uh >vRf]yi Ayt]yi>iu n]vuke vc{ukTic{uh czEp]e v viy dhzeyuh p}ukeyuh purEy[u tic{uh viy aH]xE]TukUTiyuh n]r]fu zB]en EpTiiun]yi[ aEHie Ene> p]uecu. aEHh |tuki[ y]et]>u kUxuh kUT]et ci>ic{uek][ avieT |>uu. vEsh EpTic{i}. aE]L cuTBzdk]iyuh BUtuem}]h xHivHiy]et muKh t]<[iek]u niu. zB]N: `] EpTiic{uk<iuEv]? Bzdk]i: a}Ey] mH]nuB]v]! a[ O>u x]D]>f mnuSYn]efu vic]>ic{[ |en pryukyuh zpvRiukyuh ecy[tt]f[. aviTu[ x]m]nYne}[ |E]L wL[ mni]yi. atin]l |t] wEpiuu, aviTuu kZpyu]yi |vieTniu m]ri>fh. wL |o cuTyil nZh ecy[v]n]yi vi>iy]f[. zB]N: nivieT O>u nZh evEc{]iN, atinu w]N Ep]kfemuE]? Bzdk]i: mnuSYR k]Fek wL[ nZh viHitm}. atin]]f[ |en aEpiut[. ecy[k

zB]N: `]l nZh n]e mti. `zt aEpic{]uh |u w]N |vieTniu Ep]vukyi}. Bzdk]i: nZh n]ey]y]l Ep]>], |]f[ ptiv[.

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zB]N: `]l ptivuEp]ey]ke. w]N Ep]yiu ]vukyi}. `niuh ci ptivuku[. tIyuh evvuh kiu diil a>i vy[uk, a>i evy[u diil \uk, \u diil kiTuk |eny]f[ nueT ptiv[. atuh vYtY]x eTuukyi}. O>u viDiuh |EHh O<iuEp]vukyie}u tIRc{]y]yE]L Bzdk]i "a}Ey] mH]nuB]v]! aviTu[ O>u viDiuh xti]y[kyl wL te O<iuep]y[y] emu niyic{u. `]l mnuSYe> En>iu kumuiE]y]l ave> spiEy] anuzgHiEy] Ouh ecy{]et Ep]k]N p]Ti}. divYn]yi>iu aE wL spifemu vic]>i ui}. anuzgHifem]f[ wueT vic]>h. atin]l aviET[ AzgHmuet]ef[ pr]uh" `u pru. zB]N: `niu niueT anuzgHem]uh Ev. niL ep]y[e]iN. `niu Ec]ru k]m]yi>iuu. w]nue. Bzdk]i: aEy{]! aviTuen pry>ut[. dyvu]yi `eiuh O>u v>h wE]Tu v]fh. a}]et wLivieT Ep]k]N nivZiyi}. zB]N: n]sh! \pzdvm]yiu tIRE}]. Ae, `]l v}tuem]>u v>h v]iEc{]h. w]enu m>iuemu niLriy]Em]? Bzdk]i: O]EH]! |ni mu]ru xhvX>vuh, Aru m]xvuh, pzu divxvuh, aWu n]<ikyuh, mUu vin]<ikyuh k<iyuE]L m>iuh. zB]N: `]l atukUT]et O>u divxh kUTi `niu jIvic{i>u]l ek]]em]zgHmu[. aen anuzgHifh.

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Bzdk]i: atu wL vic]>ic{]l k<ikyi}. O>u divxem}, O>u m]ztxmyhkUTi Ayuu t>]N wLu siyi}. zB]N: `]l atuEv. niL prtie tE divxh w]N m>ic{]uh mti. aen anuzgHiuviN. Bzdk]i: atuh wLu nivZiyi}. zB]N: `]l niueT anuzgHh `niein]f[? niL vic]>ic{]l Ouh ecy[v]N k<ikyie}u `niriy]h. at]f[ AdYEm `niu niueT anuzgHem]uh Eveu w]N prt[. Bzdk]i: aviTu[ kZpyu]yi k<iyut]y O>u v>e v>ifh. wL vic]>ic{]l

zB]N: `]]ve. |o snikivieTnie]<iu Ep]kfmE}]. `e |o |Tuk]iEMu mu vu k]iEM]v]N anuzgHic{iu ep]y[e]LviN. |tu niL vic]>ic{]l k<iyuh. |tuEku cuTBzdk]iyuh mu xE]Sic{[ azpk]>h anuzgHic{iuh mruEp]yi. anuzgHzpk]>h mu vu k]iEM]vukyuh ecy[tu. n]r]fuzB]N \ofuh k<ic{[ avieTe kiTuri. a>uEf]dym]yE]L `fIu k}upiTi]N Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |o kyil ni[ |osV>k[pite nI]N A>u vic]>ic{]uh k<iyute}u x[pm]kuu. O>il n]r]fuzB]N O>u nIcj]ti]>e c]mu]N Ep]kutri[ me]>]LkUeT O>umic{uecu. >uEp>uh mUumue \ofuk<ic{u. \Ten >uEp>uh O>umic{ute avieTniu pureu. v<iu n]r]fuzB]N "`niu d]Hiuu" `u pru. "`niuh d]Hh xHi
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vHiy]ety]yi>iuu" `u pru. aE]L n]r]fu zB]N "Ae nivZiyu]]h" `u pru. pieyuh >uEp>uh kUTi kurc{uecE]L O>u mUs]>iyueT Ayil O>u viy v]Ru v]R]n]yi O]Tu cUyilvc{u>uutu ku. n]r]fuzB]N avieTEriec{[ O>ukiic{umriyu O]Tu kuer eekek]u Ek]>iuTic{u. mE AE]Tuh kuTi]N pru. "aEy{]! ep]ic{uEp]kuh. `niu zpy]xmu[" `u mEy]L prE]L "`]l tniu zBu[. w]nuuET e]eyu]y]l w]N kuTiuet]e kuTiyuh Evfh" `u pru n]r]fuzB]N Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. "muuem]>uN zpvRic{tienu mUemu vic]>vuh kUT]et mvNkUeT zpvRiiien kuh BviuemE]Ruek]ITuviN" `u x]E>]pEds in[ |o k dZ]m]kuu. n]r]fuzB]N ciE]L kuruukL kUhkUTi v>iv>i y]yi Ep]kuE]L aveyey}]h `ie]i>iuh. aenyuh O>u ptivu[. aen O>u divxh n]r]fuzB]N \ruuke `ie]i>iuE]L O>]L aTueec{[ "`zty]yi?" `u Ec]dic{u. \Ten n]r]fuzB]N "ptin]yi>h Ep]yi. ptin]yi>mu[. atukUeT Ep]kfh. `]l xuKm]yi" `u mrupTi pru. |o ecu Ec]dic{ AL[ ve>]m]yi vyil O>u Evdnyu]yi>uu. atinu cikiXy[uh mum]yi ptin]yi>h >Up ecv]yiu]yi>uu. pie ay]L ptin]yi>h >Up ekievc{iumu]yi>uu. n]r]fuzB]N prtie x]>h A ptin]yi>hkUTi ecv]y]l |y]Lu vyil Evdn EBdm]yi xuKm]kuem]yi>uu. A x]>h |o mnuSYN mni]i EsSmu]yi>u ptin]yi>hkUTi cikiX y[uh xt[kRLum]yi ecv]ukyuh vyil Evdn EBdm]vukyuh ecy[tu.
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akvUR c]nuh |tuEp]ee O>u divYn]yi>uu. aEHh akvUR nU>i]ie BZtYn]yi A mny[]f[ t]mxic{i>ut[. ae aN nU>i]iE[ anRHy]y O>u x[ztIyil mnu zpvRiy]l tt[p]pp>iH]>]Rh ghg]x[n]nh ecy{femu tIRc{y]i. nU>i]Iu Ep]y E]L BZtYn]y c]enyuh ek]uEp]yi. c]N O>u cu>y[]yuh `Tuiu]yi>uu. nU>i]Iu x[n]nh k<ic{ tIRie}]h c]N |o cu>y[]yuh mui, c]N `uh x[n]nh k<ic{umi}. nU>i]Iu ti>iey xVBvnil `i, k]eeB>vzpItiyuh muh Ekmm]yi<ic{u p]pEm]cnh vu `u vic]>ic{[ |>i]yi. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh c]N |o cu>y[]eyTuu kriy[u nuruie]Tuu. aet]>u ky[pN cu>y[y]yi>utin]l kU]N ky[pu ek]u kU]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. kU]N ky[ctin]l nU>i]I[ { aRjnien EdSYeu. "c]N nuruit]f[ w]N evc{t[. kSfem]efrii}. A kSfie ky[p]yi>i fh. a}]etey]um}" `Rjnh pru. nU>i]I[ \ofuk<i[ puruvyuTen c]en viic{[ "kU]ninu nuruie]Tu kSfem]yi>uu" `uh "atu ky[u tie k]>femeuh" Ec]dic{u. aE]L c]N "kU]e kSfh ky[uueil ti>umnie p]pvuh tIRii}. ti>uEmni x[n]nh k<ic{ pufYtIRie}]h aTiyN A ky[pN cu>y[]yuh muiyE}]. A cu>y[y]f[ kU]niu nuruie]Tut[" `u pru. |tu EkE]L c]N te p>iHxi]n]yi]f[ cu>y[ muie]uvet[ mni]ky]l nU>i]ie Ek]ph aEsSh Ep]yi `u tey}, ve> yumu]yi. te p]ph tIRiie}u xVyEmv nU>i]Iu xtic{u. "|ni p]ph tI>]N `uEvfemu nI te prut>f"emu nU>i]Iu pryuky]l c]N, "ti>uEmni y]et]>u x]Dne AzgHic{uEv] atie zptim |>uuek]u]ic{[
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atu tIyiiu n}Ep]e p<uiec{Tuu n]i, aEnkh jnL kUTini[uE]L | xhgtiyueT p]ph tI>]n]ef[ \re viic{u pruek][ atien Aihgnh ecy{fh. a}]et |o p]ph O>iuh tI>ut}" `u pru. nU>i]I[ |tuEk[ aente ecy{]emu tIRc{eTui. pie |>uuek][ O>]E]h viil O>u x[ztIzptimyu]ic{u. |o zptiviDi | divxh ecy[keyu niyic{u my]>]jYem]uu O>u p>xYvuh zpxieTui. xmym]yE]E<uh axhKYh jnL avieT vukUTi. zptimyuh p<uic{u viy ek]TiukLek]uh muh piTic{u xByil n]ivc{u. nU>i]Iu tniu p]ph xhBvi]nu k]>fvuh |t[ atie p>iH]>m]efuh \re viic{upruek][ tIEp]e jVic{uek]i>iu zptimey ekiiTi]n]yi O]Tiec{u. et]uet]ie}]yE]L aTuu nii>u c]N nU>i]ie tTuuniruie][ "|ztyuh mti. |E]L aviTue p]pem}]h tIRi>iuu" `u pru. atien avieT kUTiyi>u xkjnuh e`kYkf[En xtiukyuh ecy[tu. |tin]l p]pEm]cn inu p]]pvuh mnsuiyum]f[ Evetuh atukUT]et ghg]x[n]nh mut]yv ecy[t]l mtiy]kute}uh x[p m]kuuvE}]. nUti>i]Iu ptiv]yi ~<>n]<ik evu]nu E]L kuic{[ \c{y]kutuve> Etv]>h k<iutie \Es em]ef[ O>u divxh c]N Ec]dic{u. "w]N p>zbe Exviy]ef"u nUti>i]Iu pru. "aE]L p>zbh `enyi>iuh?" `u c]N Ec]diy]l nUti>i]Iu p>iH]xm]yiu "nueT m]TNEp]ien E]i>iuh" `u pru. pie nUti>i]Iu kuiuE]L c]nuh ptiv]yi kuic{u p>zbe Exvic{u tuTi. aen n][ptu divxh k<iE]L c]e DY]nzpk]>h m]TNEp]ie xV>Upil p>zbh ay]Lu zptYm]yi. pie xd] p>zbh c]e kUeT nTukyuh ay]L pryu EvkL ecy[kyuh tuTi. nUti>i]I[ |o viv>em]uh aritumi}. aEHin[ |o m]TNEp][ azptYm]yi]f[ |>utuh.
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aenyi>iuE]L nUti>i]Iu etE diiE[ O>u y]ztyu]yi. B]emTuutinu c]enyuh ek]u Ep]yi. c]N B]h m]TNEp]ie puru ekiyiu cumic{uek]u nUti>i]ie kUeTE]yi. O]c{irTnih `u zpxim]y uecE]L avieT O>u vix[t]>h kur v]tuUeT kTuEp]Ekiyi>uu. nUti>i]Iu muE kTu. pi]e c]nuh kTu. m]TNEp]ie ek]ukL avieT tTtin]l atinu kT]N p]Ti}]et avieT niu. aE]L c]N ti>iuni[ "c>ic{u kTU" `u pru. nUti>i]I[ |tuEku ti>iuEn]iyE]L m]TNEp]ien aEHinu k]]N p]Ti}]yi>utin]l "nI AE>]T]f[ pryut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. "nueT m]TNEp]iEn]T[" `u c]N mrupTi pru. nUti>i]T[: m]TNEp]evieT? ~tu m]TNEp][? c]N: |t] ni[uu. aviTuu k]fuiE}? ti>umnie k[pnzpk]>h aTiyN Exvic{u zptYm]iy m]TNEp]]fit[. |tuEku nUti>i]Iu c]en et]uhek][ En]iyE]L m]TNEp]ie AkZtiyil zptYm]yi>iu p>zbme ku. nUti>i]I[ "`e]L Bi ninutey]f[. atin]l w]N nieyuh viuu" `u pru c]en nmx[k>ic{u. \Ten m]TNEp][ avieTe BUmiyil t]fuEp]yi. "aTiye m]TNEp]i}]et aTiyN v>ikyi}" `u pru c]nuh avieT |>i]yi. "`niini `]f[ gti" `u nUti>i]Iu Ec]dic{u. aE]L c]N "Em[Ep][ Ekr]N nUuE}]. atupiTic{u Ekrie]fh" `u pru. atie x]>h Evdhek]u Em]e zp]pic{u ek]fem]ef[ mni]i nUti>i]Iu c]en viu viS]dE]TukUTi Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. c]N pieyuh kure]>uk]h p>zbeyuh DY]nic{uek][ avieTyi>uu.
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OTuh AuEt]ruh ptivu pTyilEc{Ru m>ic{u x]yUjYh zp]piyuh ecy[tu. \iyUR ep>uc{nuh aEnkh autkRL zpvRic{iu[. xVEdsute O>u Eztie \pEy]gi E]yi aviTue \o>]Fm]R pri[ O>u kuh ep>uc{N \]Iu[. kuh ku<ic{u k}uekiuTiyE]L \o>]Fm ]>il ciR kuh nIii>ifemuh ciR ctu>il Evfemuh mu ciR vil Evfemuh muh tRm]yi. aE]L ep>uc{N "ni]>uh v<u piTiE. `}]v>ueTyuh |zpk]>h kuh vil nIil xmctu>il ztiEk]fm] yiu Ek]<imuB]Syiu]iEy]h. `]l Ep]E>?" `u pr[ aen O>u kuvuh ekiIRu. A kuie O]E>]E>] B]guniuh En]iy]l ep>uc{N prtuEp]e Oeyuh Et]uh. kuiiriy]l |E]<uh ARuh ki<[ pTi]r[ ariy]N p]Ti}]ety]fi>iut[. atin]l zb]fR A kuil kuic{u nitYkRh k<i]ri}. ep>uc{t[ atidivY n]y O>u puztnuh \]yi>uu. |o kuh ep>uc{N ku<ic{E]L, mkN, "pu< kT[ |o kuiE[ v}v>uh Ep]kuEm]?" `u Ec]dic{u. au kuh EztinTuuh pu< ve> akuh Aytin]l "|et]T] zB]u pryut[? pu< `zt dUe>iTuu" `u ep>uc{N pru. "Ae, k]f]h" `u mknuh pru. kurc{uk]h k<iE]L dUE>UTi O<ukie]i>u ndi kui][ aieyuh kuieyuh mEDY O<ukiuTi. aE]L amie>yuh kume>yum]yiIRu. Aru kT[ A>uh kuiEu Ep]k]etyum]yi. |E]<uh A itiyil te |>iuu. pie ep>uc{N O>u ndiyil O>u p]h pfitu. atinuh kuer divYtVmu[. p]ie O>[ O>u p]vyu[. mE a[ AL EkruE]L p]v kI<[Ep]u t]futuTuh. AL p]ie
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mDYi]kuE]L p]v evil muuh. aE au ec}uE]E<uh p]v v]yil nirc{u evvuhek]u pURvitiyil mukil vuni[uh. AL aTuu ec}uE]L ec}u AueT muK[ O>u tuuh ek]Tuuh. |eny]ftie xUzth. |>u ep>uc{e mkN kiu Ever]>u p]vey \]i p]ie |E auh evc{u. A p]v p]iEMl Au kyruE]L muE nTutuTuh. AukL aE au ec}utinumuE avieT `uh. mE]v tuutinumuE atie ecki[ |o p]v O>Tievc{uek]Tuuh. aE]L A tuu p]vyueT muKh ti>iuEp]kutin]l A>ueTyuh muKu tu]N k<iy]etyum]yi. ep>uc{N O>il O>u v<iy]zt Ep]kuE]L O>udiil ci As]>im]RkUTi O>h pfiyutu k[ avieTec{u En]ie]i>uu. As]>im]>]>uh ep>uc{en bHum]niyuh kt]yi nTiEp]uh ecy[ti}. avR[ \ofu k]m]yE]L ep>uc{en vii]et Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten zsIEk]viinu k<uE]ie ae]e O]E>] v>kUTi v>c{uh evc{u ep>uc{nuh Ep]yi. As]>im]R \ofu k<iuvu pfi tuTi. ep>uc{N v>c{ v> aviTef]s]>i v>c{t]efu vic]>ic{[ avieT evc{u muric{u k<uE]e}]h pfitIRu kUu EkiyE]L k<uE]inu nIh Ep]>]y[ky]l kUTh piTiyi}. kfnuh pfi]>nuh kUTi pic{ vidYey}]emTuiuh kUTh piTic{i}. |o abh `en vu `riy]et `}]v>uh ve> vYxnic{u. OTuh k<uE]ukL m]femute tIRc{eTui. zsIEk]viie kUuEkiy viDil te kUTh piTi]et A niyil evc{uhevc{ute Ever pfikL tuTi. ep>uc{N Ep]yi A>umriy]et kuerTuuTikL \]ie]u pureu. y]zty]yE]L "`E]] y]zt?" `u mkN Ec]dic{u. Ouh mi]et ep>uc{N Ep]yi. pi]e mknuh pureu. O>u divxh \c{y]yE]L A ah pfiyu
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u vu. aE]L As]>im]e>}]h \]N Ep]yi>iy]yi>uu. avieT A>umie}u mni]yE]L ep>uc{N zsIEk]viinu mukil Ekri |o kTuuTike}]h evc{ifi O>Ti ek]Tuu. epeu kUTh piTiyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh mknuh avieT `i. \Ten ep>uc{N "kE]T], mkEn kUTh piTic{t[" `u Ec]dic{u. "O]EH] k]fukyuh piyuh ecy[tu" `u mkN \>h pru. |en pviDiuh mkN ax]m]nYn]ef[ ariE]L te AdYpuztn]efiuh ep>uc{ avenuric{[ xHiyvy{]etyu axUyyuh eev>vumu]yi. |vN jIvic{i>u]l te ysinu H]ni Bviuemuh atin]l ~tuviDvuh |ve k k<ifemuh ep>uc{N tIRc{y]yi mnil \rc{u. kUTh piTic{ sh Ek[ As]>im]e>}]h O]Tivu En]iyE]L kUTh piTic{i>iut]yi ku. aE]L |et}]h ep>uc{e kos]efu mni]vuky]l As]>im]e>}]h ep>uc{enyuh mkenyuh vic{u bHum]nic{u. aumutl ep>uc{enyuh mkenyuh pfiu zpD]nM]>]yi EcRukyuh avRkUTi pfi tuTukyuh ecy[tu. a]h mutl As]>im]R pfituek]i>iu u m]s]>im]R v]l avRukUTi Ec]ruek]Tu]et |vR \ukyie}u OE>R]T[ evc{u. pie avieTfituek]i>iu k]u ep>uc{N aie mukii>uuek]u t]e<unii>uu pfiyu mke k<uiE[ O>u viy \i eekEm]sh vuEp]yi ` B]vil |u. \i vuvIf[ k<u[ >]yi muri[ mkN m>iyuh ecy[tu. |o xhBvL \]yi>iut[ ti>uv}]yil evc{]ef]f[ Eki>iut[.

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ep>uc{N xVEdsu nU>im]>ueT AvsYzpk]>h avieTyuh O>h pfitiu[. avieT Ex]p]nilniu zsIEk]vikEu EkruE]L |Ty[ieT t muuemu Et]uh k]l. x]D]>fy]yi Ekrukyuh |rukyuh ecy[t]l t muukyi}. t muiEyuemu xhsyic{u ni[ukEy] kuniyukEy] ecy[t]l t muukyuh ecy{uh. aen O>u vidYyu[. avieT zptiS[ic{i>iu bihbvuh ep>uc{nu]iyt]f[. nU>im]e>}]v>uhkUTi O>u bihbmu ]ie]Tufemu ep>uc{En]Tu pru. aeny]v] emu ep>uc{nuh xtic{u. ~tu mURiyueT vizgHm]f[ Evet[ nU>im]R prumi}, ep>uc{N Ec]dic{umi}. til pi>iu k<iE]<]f[ ep>uc{N atienuric{[ vic]>ic{t[. `}]v>uh a]<h k<i[ kiTu xmyh av>v>ueT |EdvtyueT Ep>u pru zp]RiumE}]. atin]l nU>im]R kiTu xmyh `upryuu `riyfh. atri]l av>ueT |EdvtyueT vizgHh \]i e]Tu]mE}]. `ien vic]>ic{[ ep>uc{N p divxm]yi nU>im]R kiTu xmy[ avieTey]eE]yi Oic{uniu. ave>}]h kiTu xmy[ "avieTiT" `uh pru ek]]f[ kiTuk ptiv[. a}]et |osV>n]mh Ouh pryuk ptivi}. OTuh ep>uc{N "`]vieTiT" `uh pr[ O>u bihbh \]ie]Tuu. aen O>u bihbh |E]<uh avieT kiTuu[. mURiey]ef[ ARuh O>u niyvumi}. ep>uc{N O>u divxh >]vie ag[niEH]ztiey k]f]n]yi aEHie |}u eci>uu. ep>uc{nuh muh ag[niEH]ztiyueT |}u ec]l zs]mUEu divxi }]et aku kT]ri}. mu divxil avieTec{]l y]zkmh puru ni[ukEy ptivuU. atin]l ep>uc{N au eciu pTiupur]f[ nit[. avieT niuek][ ag[niEH]zti aE]L `uecy{uky]ef[ aEnVSic{u. aE]L aEHh xHzx]vZi k<iuky]efu BZtYM]R
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pru. \Ten ep>uc{N avieTyi>uu ni[ ecrut]yi[ O>u ku<i ku<ic{u. ep>uc{N pie aEnVSic{E]L ag[niEH]zti AditYnmx[k]>i] yi>uu. aE]<uh ep>uc{N O>u ku<i ku<ic{u. pie aEnVSic{E]L ag[niEH]zti gfptiEH]mm] yi>uu. ep>uc{N aE]<uh O>u ku<i ku<ic{u. |en ep>uc{N aEnVSic{E]e<]e ag[niEH]zti viS[fupUj, sivpUj, x]zg]mpuS[p]w[ji, eevsYh mut]yi O]E>]u k<ic{uek]i>iuky]yi>uu. aE]e<}]h ep>uc{N O]E>] ku<i ku<iukyuh ecy[tu. En>h \c{y]yE]E<uh ag[niEH]zti puruvu. aE]L ep>uc{N "Etv]>em}]h k<iE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. ag[niEH]zti: O]! ~kEdsh k<iu. ep>uc{N vi[ ve> En>m]yi, aE}? |>uu muSi]yi>iuh." ep>uc{N" Ouh muSii}. `niuh |vieT minETu ]yi}. |vieT w]N aEnkh ku<ikL ku<ic{u. pE, Oiuh evh ki}. |ztyuh En>hek][ aEnkh ku<ikL ku<i]et O>u ku<i ku<ic{i>uuevil |E]L evh k]fum]yi>uu. |tu EkE]L ep>uc{N te AEpiuky]f[ ecy[tetuh ep>uc{N prtie x]>h aEnkmIsV>M]e> kuerE Exviutu evruety]efuh O>IsV>en Exvic{]l mtieyuh atu n}tuEp]ey]y]l Pxii \]kuem]ef uh |tu te Etv]>e xhbic{]efuh ag[niEH]ztiu mni]vuky]l aEHh, p ku<ik]y]uh av ptiv]yi kuerE ku<ic{uek]i>u]l kurc{uk]h k<iyuE]L `}] iuh evh k]fuem]f[ Et]iyt[. `]l avyueT aTiyiu \rvkLu p>x[p>bmu]yi>iutuek][ `}]ieyuh cuvT[ Outey]efu vic]>i]vutum]f[" `u mrupTi pru.

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ep>uc{N: cuveT}]inuh O]efu O]R viu Ep]k]etyi>u]l mti. pie `ztEvfemiuh ku<i]h. `}]iuh evvuh k]fuh. |en OTuh ep>uc{N ag[niEH]ztiyueT yui s>iy]ef[ xtiukyuh pie v k]>Yh pr[ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |ni zpxin]y p]n]>ueT ci kkL kUTi pry]et \pnY]xh xm]piiutu s>iye}u Et]utin]l atu citu pry]h. pryn]y p]n]>ueT \pjIvnvuh muh murh vi]ef]fu evc{i>iut[. ku]c]>zpk]>mu zpvZi ek][ \pjIviut]f[ EzsS[emu k]fi]n]yi>iuh aen evc{i>iut[. m]t]pit]ueT c]mU]n]yi ag[niEH]ztiyueT Bvnil ec}uE]L puEp>uh O]E>] visipd]RL ek]uec}uk ptivu[. p]n]R m]hxm]f[ ek]uec}uk ptiv[. at[ ag[niEH]ztikueT aRjninuh c]]Ruh ve> vYxnm]f[. `iuh p]n]>ueT divYtVh vic]>ic{[ A>uem]uh pryukyumi}. ek]uec}uet}]h aRjnh p]khecy[kyuh c]]R Biyum]f[ ptiv[. O>il p]n]R ecE]L psuvie mu ecieyTu[ O>iyil ep]tiueki ek]uvu. eviu Evu x]DnL evy[pu tuTiyE]L aRjnh |o ep]tiy<ic{uEn]i. psuvie muy]efriE]L `]y]uh |t[ p]kh ecy[v]N k<ikyie}u niyic{[ at[ aente ep]tiueki nTumuu ek]uEp]yi ku<ic{iu. c]]>en |>ui eviyuh tuTi. c]]>n[ O]E>] x]DnL viiuTiyE]L p]n]>u ek]uv x]m]nhek]u krike]uh k]f]y[ky]l "w]N ek]uvetvieT?" `u p]n]>u Ec]dic{u. aRjnh Ouh pry]et nitin]l xtYh pry]n]yi ag[niEH]ztikL niRbiukyuh aRjnh
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p>m]Rem]e pryukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L p]n]R "`]l atu kiiRE] `u En]U" `u pru. aRjnh ecu En]iyE]L atu kiiR[ avieTey]eTRu nirc{u k]yum]yi kiTutu ku. viv>h prE]L "atie k]y[ pric{[ O>uE>ieyiuh \]ie]uv>U" `u p]n]R pru. c]]>e \of[ k<iyutinumuE atie k]y[kLek][ \E>i \]ie]uvu vii. aen \]yt]f[ Ek]v[. Ek]vl] |E]<uh eviu zpD]n m]fE}]. "Ek]vuh Ek]<iyumu diil eviyiTfemi}" `e]>u v]uh zpxim]f[. Ek]vu diil eviyiie} iuh pitZL zpx]dic{uek]uemuh Ek]<iyu diil sum]yiu eviyiT]N zpy]xm]ky]l eviyituek]uh viEsSmie}um]f[ |tie x]>h. |tilniu p]n]>ueTyuh Ek]vieyuh m]H]Yh `ztyueu x[pm]kuuE}]. O>u divxh p]n]>uh B]>Yyuh kUTi k]il virek]Tic{u ek]u niluE]L atinTuu v<iyiUeT O>u nU>i vu. aEHh |ve>u v<im]r]N pru. aE]L pri nI>i pryutu EkL]et ptue "mke B]>Yy]ievc{u ek]i>iu |y{]Lein]f[ v<im]ri e]Tuut[" `u pru. aE]L p]n]R "CI aen pry>ut[, O> EsSic{iu]yi>uu; at[ ninum]yi" `u pru. >uEp>uh v<im]rie]Tuukyuh nU>i kTuEp]vukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh pri "O>yueu prtie x]>em]f[? aetni[ mni]yi}" `u pru. \Ten p]n]R "atu pry]h. EkE]U" `u pr[ t]e< v>u zpk]>h pru. "|o nU>iyueT aRjnh O>u divxh a]<in[ a>ievc{til O>u a vIfu. \Ten A viv>h aRjnh nU>iEy]T[ pru. A Ec]ru BZtYM]Ru ek]Tuutinu sh eki. aRjnh azpk]>h ecy[kyuh ecy[tu. A a vIf Ec]r[ BZtYM]R[ ek]Tuic{tiu[ p]pPe |EHe anuBviiutin]yi p>E]kil O>ukuey kUIu]
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yi>uu. |EHh m>ic{[ avieT ec}uE]L A aey mu<uvnuh |EHe tIfem]f[ ymDRm>]j]v[ niyic{i>ut[. A viv>h ciztgup[tn[ mni]yi. |o nU>i divxhEt]ruh a]<h k<iu kiTu xmyh "ciztgup[t]y nm" `u pruhek]]f[ kiTuk ptiv[. atin]l ciztgup[tN |o nU>i divxh Et]ruh `e zp]Ric{uek]]fE}] kiTut[. aEHin[ `eiuh O>u xH]yh ecy[tuek]Tu]ti>u]l km]f[. aEHh m>ic{ivieT v>uE]L |o akeey]e tiEt]yuh vi>iuu. atin]l aEHie aTul ec[ |o viv>h D>iiyuh |tien]>u zptiviDi pruek]Tuukyuh ecy{fh `u vic]>ic{[ niyic{u. \Ten ciztgup[tN zptYm]yi nU>iyueT aTul ecu. ciztgup[ten kE]L O>u x]D]>fmnuSYne}u Et]uk y]l nU>i `fIu vic{[ "a}Ey] xV]miN! aviTu[ A>]efuh |vieT vetin]efuh w]nriyui}. atin]l aviTu>uiec{y[t]uh" `u pru. ciztgup[tN: w]N ciztgup[tn]f[. a[ zptidinh kiTu xmyh `e zp]RiuuE}]. aEy[u viyt]yi>iu O>u kxhBvh v>]ni>iuu. atriyi] n]yi]f[ |E]L w]nivieT vt[. nU>i: (vIuh vic{i[) aEy{]! aviTu>uiec{y[tu EkL]N w]n]zgHiuu. `]f]Ev]?

ciztgup[tN: a[ O>u divxh a vIf Ec]r[ BZtYM]R[ ek]Tuic{E}]. atin]l a[ m>ic{u p>E]ku v>uE]L tI]n]yi[ avieT O>u kuey kUIu[. tt]y zptiviDi `eiuh ecy{]ph A aey `}]h au tiEiv>uh. av>vR ecy{u p]pie Ph av>vR anuBvi]et nivZiyi}. |o xhgtiyil w]N vic]>ic{]uh aE]L O>u xH]yvuh ecy{]N k<iyut}. atin]]f[ muNkUi ariyic{t[.
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nU>i: aEy{] xV]miN! w]enu EvU? `e arivi}]y[mek][ aen ecy[tuEp]yi. |ni atienu zptiviDiy]f[ ecEy{t[? atuh aviTuute prut>fh. a}]et `nie]uh ariukUT]. ciztgup[tN: Ae, w]en]>u k]>Yh pry]h. azpk]>h ecy[t]l mti. ayueT puztiyuh yovnyuyum]y O>u knYk |vieTyuE}]. |ni kurc{uk]hkUTi k<iiE A knYkey viv]Hh k<ic{uek]Tu]vU. n]e mutl ayueT suzsUSke}]h A knYkeye]u ecy{ifh. `]l mti. |o xhgtiey]uh AE>]Tuh pryukyum>ut[. `ien pr \Ten ciztgup[tN mryukyuh ecy[tu. |o prtuEp]e piEdivxh mutl p}uEt]nutu]i e]Tuuk, muru]nu]ie]Tuuk, Ec]ru vii e]Tuuk, kiT]N vi>ic{uek]Tuuk mut]y xk zpvZikuh nU>i te puztieye]u ecy{ic{utuTi. |o vk zpvZikL m]>uh ecy[v]N nU>i xtiyi}. puztieyuric{[ ptiviDikh x[EnHvuh B]vic{utuTi. |en kurc{udivxh k<iE]E<uh jnL[ kuEre dus tuTi. AukL aumiuh kuEre kusukusuu tuTi. `inu ve>ryuu? kure]>u divxhek][ nI prtuEp]e p>e `}]v>uh prutuTi. te puztieyuric{[ zkmviE>]Dm]y y]et]>u vic]>vuh AzgHvuh nU>iyueT mnil \]yiumi}. evruet |o suzb]fenuric{[ Ed]S]E>]pfh ecy{uvR]yi p>E]kil kUiyi>u ake vItic{utuTi. aen O]E>]>uRu vItic{uvItic{[ O> avieT EsSic{iu]yi>uu. atiE]L ninum]yi `]f[ w]N prtie x]>h." |en p]n]R pruEkE]L pri[ p>m]Rh mni]vukyuh evruet nU>iey duSic{u p]ph x]dic{tien
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uric{[ p]]ph \]vukyuh ecy[tu. |tuek][ p]n]R[ p>E]kk]>YLkUTi ariy]em[ x[pm]kuu. pie O>u divxh p]n]R te m]Tii>iuE]L atinTuu v<iyiUeT zb]fR Ep]kutu ku. p]n]R `fIu vic{[ "tu>]M]R `E]]f[ `<u[?" `u Ec]dic{u. zb]fR: wL k]siyil ghg]x[n]nin[ Ep]vuk y]f[. p]n]R: `]l aTiyN O>u vTikUTi tyy[]h. atukUTi A ghg]ndiyil Ou muie]uv[ t>]emil viy \pk]>m]yi>uu. zb]fR: O]EH]! atienu viE>]Dh? |etin]yi]efukUTi ari]le]]emu[. `]l

p]n]R: aet]e ti>iey `<uUE]L ariyi]h. "O]EH]! `]tu mti" `u pr[ zb]fR p]n]E>]T[ O>u vTiyuh v]ie]uEp]yi. avR k]siyi ei ghgyil x[n]nin]yiec{ xmyh pri>utu Ep]e A vTi ghgyil mui. aE]L eviTiyi!l niuek][ O>]L vic{upiTic{]eE]e vTi eviTi yiE[ t]fuEp]yi. aE]L zb]fR[ ve> viS]dm]yi. "kh! p]n]>ueT vTi Ep]yE}]. |ni ti>ic{uec}uE]L avEn]eTu pryuu? \]y p>m]Rh pry]h. a}]et nivZiyi}E}]" `e]eruek][ `}]v>uh x[n]nh k<ic{u Ekri. pie visVn]dRsnh mut]yet}]h k<ic{u. avR pieyuh p pufYil xW>iyuh tIRil x[n]nh ecy{ukyuh p Edv]yil dRsnh k<iyuh muh ecy[tu ti>ic{u p]n]>ueT pTil vu. \Ten p]n]R `fIu ecu vic{i[ "aTiye vTieyvieT?" `u Ec]dic{u.
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zb]fR: vTi ep]y[E]yE}], p]n]E>! p]n]R[ muSic{il Et]>ut[. wL[ eekEm]sh vuEp]yt]f[. p]n]R: Ae, `vieTy]ftu Ep]yt[? zb]fR: wL k]siyiE]h Bzdm]yi xUic{u ek]uEp]yi. avieTe]uec[ ghgyil muiyE]L evil t]fuEp]vuky]f[ ecy[tt[. \Ten p]n]R, "ghgyi]Ef] Ep]yt[? `]l nivZiyu[" `u pr[, p]n]>ueT pTiu kuie vt[ ec[ "vTi |E]u k]fe" `u pru. \Ten A kuie evilni[ vTi ep]iv>ikyuh p]n]e>Tuu kyuh ecy[tu. |tu kE]L E]kil evm]yi]fu et}]h ghgy]efuh BiyuvRu ghg]x[n]ninu k]siyil Ep]kfemie}u te Eb]YeTu]n]yi]f[ p]n]R vTi tyc{et[ zb]fRu mni]yi. pie p]n]>ueT mnsuieyyuh BivisV]xeyuh divYtVeyuh kuric{u s}]Giyuh vix[myiyuh tueT ateyuric{u iyuh te]N niiyuh ecy[tuek][ zb]fR Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. zb]fku]Ezgx>n]y A<uv]EW>i tz]Lu "tz]L "`u Ep>u xiic{t[ |o p]n]>ilni]ef[ Ekiu[. tz]L `vieTEy] O>u >]j]vie Hi>fYgRBh k<iu kiiy xVRfhek]u O>u psuvien BZtYM]e>e][ ekieyTuic{u ek]uEp]vuE]L p]n]R ku. \Ten v<iyilec{u tTuek][ "c psuvie avk]sh aTiy n]f[. atin]l |tien tyy[i}" `u pru. tz]L: ct}. atu jIvnut]f[. p]n]R: `]l ekieyTufemi}E}]. jIvnut] efil nTie]u Ep]kfh.
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\Ten tz]L psuvien avieT niru]N pru. BZtYM]R t]e< nirui, tuh, kyruh a<iec{Tuu m]ri niu. tz]L kurc{u pu}u priec{Tuu k]i psuvien viic{uek]u mue nTu. aEHie tp siek][ A psu aEctnvx[tuv]y xVRfm]efiuh pi]e nTuecu. atukE]L p]n]R dUe> m]riniu et]<utuek][ "`}]z]uh tz]L. A<uv]EW>i tz]L tz]L" `u pru. aumutl]f[ tz]eu Ep>u nT]yt[. |E]<uh `}]v>uh aeny]fE}] pruv>ut[. tu>]L `u Ep>utu pryN prE]L tz]L `]yt] yi>i]h. p]n]>u pr A v]ien `}]v>uh xVIk>iyuh ~tt[k]p>Yh te pruv>ikyuh ecy{utuek]ute p]n]R x]m]nYne}[ etiv]kuu. |en |o mH]M]>ueT kkL avx]nmi}]etyu[. Emlr ag[niEH]zti, n]r]fuzB]N, akvUR c]N, ep>uc{N, p]n]R `ive>E]ee EsSmu vTut n]yR, k]>y[, \ukUN, ti>uv>yu p]fn]R, vE]N, >jkN `iv>uh divYM]>]ky]l p autkRuh ecy[tiu]yi>ifh. `iuh OTuvil pr AruEp>ueTyuh kkL azt zpxim]yi Ouh Ekii}. ag[niEH]zti, >jkN, ep>uc{N, vE]N, p]fn]R, p]n]R |vR |i j]ti ]>]ef[ av>ueT Ep>ukLek]uh c>izth ek]uh x[pm]kuu. `]l EsSmuvR ~Ettu j]ti]>]ef riyutin[ tt]y Yem]uh k]fui}. k]>y[ ztiyx[ztIyuh n]r]fu zB]N |ytuh, akvUR c]N eevsYnuh vTut n]yR sUzdnuh \ukUN m]iyuh Aefu ciR pryuu. |et]>Ti]nmi}] v]]ytin]l visVxi]emu Et]ui}. |zpk]>hte v>>uciyueT c>iztiuh ci xhsy u[. my]il nTu v]kYh, p>[Ep>u mut]yvyueT kR]v[ v>>uciye}uh |EHh \]Iu xUztv]Rik
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Lu v]kYeu pry]rutin]l |en O>u xhx]>h nT]k]niTy]yt]efuh ci vidV]M]RBizp]ymu[. B]S] c>iztkR]v[ |o aBizp]yh ariiueute Et]u i}. pie v>>uci pryiy]y A knYkey viv]Hh ecy[ti>uuEv], ecy[ti>uie}il eevsYh k<i]n]vsY et[ `uek][, viv]Hh k<iii}]vR[ eevsYh ptivuE], muu viv]Hh k<ic{i>uu `il p>Edszb]fR[ >]mt[ O>u viv]HhkUTi k<i viHitm]Ef], aen nTuE] `ien xhsyumu[. |veyuriec{]h } niyvuh arivumu mH]M]R yuiyum]yi zpx[t]viu t]y]l aet]>u pE>]pk]>m]yiI>ut]f[.

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zpxin]y tuUR Bti>iyueT |}h zbiIS[ my]i]f[. |EHh n} vYut[pnuh EjY]ti]x[zt p]>hgtnuh Ayi>uu `[ zpxim]fE}]. Bti>i[ zps[nh pryutin[ O>u viEsSv]xn b]Yile \]yi>uu. aEHh zbc]>iy]yi Evd]Y]yh ecy[tu t]mxiu k][ anDY]ydivxil te xHp]ikuem]>umic{[ kiuE]L O]E>]>uR O]E>] En>E]ukL k]fiu EsK>il |EHh zps[nhvc{u Ph pryuky]f[ ptiv[. A ptiviNzpk]>h O>u divxh O]tiE]N purevieTEy] |riE]yi>u xmyh zb]fuikL `}]v>uhkUTi O]E>] kikL tuTi. Bti>i kviTiu pk>h kuer ecriy p]r}ukL epruieyTuu zps[nh vy[]nuh tuTi. aE]E<uh EsSem}]v>uh zps[nh EkL]n]yi cuuh ecukUTi. aE]L O>u \inU>i "Ae, nueT O]tiE]n[ \iyu]k]et |>iutie k]>fem]ef[ Ou v]>ievc{uEn]iy]l ek]]h" `u pru. \Ten Bti>i zps[nhvy[u B]ve]e k]fic{i[ "b]s]phek]]f[" `u pru. aE]L me]>]L "atinu zptiviDikUTi ari]l ek]]h" `u pru. Bti>i OukUTi v]>ivc{u vic]>ic{i[ "pWx]>]yxmu]i O>u xhvX>h muT]et divxhEt]ruh zb]fkuikLu D]>]m]yi ek]Tuukyuh Em]l kuike aTi]ti>iyuh ecy[t]l \iyu]kuh" `u pru. Bti>iyueT zps[nm]>hBic{E]E<uh O]tiE]NU>i ti>ic{uvu. |v>ueT ki `e}]m]efriyutin]yi Oic{i>utin]l zps[nvuh zptiviDiyuh `}]h Eku mni]i. pieyuh avieTni[ A>uh k]f]et |riE]yi. Ouh ariy] B]vil vIuh `}]v>uh k]fviDil ti>ic{uvu. O]tiE]N nUti>i v>utuk[ `}]v>uh ki niRi av>vRu niyic{iu]yi>u zpvZikL ecy[tuek]i>i ]yi. O]tiE]NnU>i ptivuEp]e a}]et Ouh B]viyuh
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prkyuh ecy[tumi}. `iuh aEHh kuike kinm]yi aTi]rutin]l Bti>iyueT zps[nh v]x[tvm]yi>iuEm] `u xhsyh Et]uky]l piEdivxh mutl pWx]> ]yxmu]i, te siSYNm]>]y zb]f kuikLu D]>]m]yi ek]Tuu tuTi. kuike aTi]et yum]yi. aen O>u xhvX>h k<iE]E<uh O]tiE]N nU>i[ \iyu]vukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh aEHinu ve> xE]Sh Et]uky]l Bti>iey viic{[ "\I nI EjY]ti ]x[zth pifh. nI n} zps[n]>n]yiI>uh" `u tyil et][ anuzgHic{u. gu>un]e |o anuzgHe xPIk>ifemu vic]>ic{[ Bti>i Evd]DYynh k<iyuTente EjY]ti]x[zth pi]n]>hBic{u. aEt]TukUTi k]vYn]Tk]]>uh ss]z uh aBYxic{utuTi. xm]vRnh k<i[ ~kEdsh yovn m]yE]E<uh Bti>i atividV]nuh O>u n} EjY]XYnum]yi IRu. tdn>h Bti>i viv]Hh ecy[tu gZHn]yi t]mxiu k][ O>u puztnu]yi. puzte j]tkh aEHh ve> xU[mm]yi gfiec{<utukyuh AyURbh ve>yut]yi k]feTukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh Autikyutinumuute A sisu m>ic{uEp]yi. aE]L Bti>iu vYxnmu]yi `u m]ztm}, EjY]ti]x[zth visV]xEy]gYm}]yi>iuEm] `e]>u syuh jnic{u. \Ten |o xhsyh tIRutin]yi mZtj]tkvuh ek][ p>Edsu tWU>il ALv]R `u zpxin]y mH]e aTuEu pureu. Bti>i avieT `]r]yE]L ci fLek][ |EHie Agmnh ALv]Ru mni]vuky]l te siSYE>]T[ "O>u mZtj]tkvuhek][ O>u my]zb]fN |vieT v>uh. aEHh v]l A mZtj]tkh puruevc{uhevc{[ |vieT kyri |>i]N pryfh" `u pri[ nitYkR]nuS[]n]dikL]yiE]yi. Bti>i avieT `iy \Ten gu>un]e k[pney siSYR Bti>iey
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ariyiukyuh ALv]>ueT Ey]gYtyil vix[my]kun]yi Bti>i mZtj]tkh dUe>u gZHinuil zpEvsic{i>i yuh ecy[tu. kurc{u xmyh k<iE]L ALv]R vu. til xhx]>ic{u Bti>iu]y xhsyh tIRu. EjY]ti]x[zth O>iuh abm]yi v>ute}uh EjY]XYNm]R[ | Edvtey \p]xnyuh mzxiiyuh |}]etyi>u]l atie Ph s>iy]yi kie}u vuEp]k]emE \U `uh ALv]R prky]l t]N `<utiy j]tkh etiE]yt[ tniu EdvEt]p]xnyuh mzxiiyuh |}]i]efu mni]i Bti>i ti>ic{uep]>ikyuh ecy[tu. Bti>i ti>ic{uv>uhv<ite tZiEp>UR vTuhn]en Bjic{uhek][ O>u visimzh a>xhKY k<ic{u t]mxic{u. a][ avieT Edvnu c]Riyi>u O>u tZu Em]Sfh Ep]vukyuh aEnkh zps[n]e> v>ui zps[nhevic{u En]iukyuh ecy[tu. zps[n]R Em]]vie nirh krut] efuh n]m]>L >um]ztEm \U `uh avyil AdYE tu k `uh >]metu `uh Aefuh viDic{u. atin]l Eztxhbikil O>uvnuh krnum]y k]u `e]>uven piTikUTi bni]i divxhEt]ruh O]E>] viDil EHmdqL ecy[tu tuTi. `iuh y]et]>u etivuh \]yi}. Bti>i Bjnh k<i}]et zps[nh evy[ukyie}u zpti ecy[ti>utin]uh a]u monzvtm]yi>utuek]uh aEHee]u zps[nhvy[i utinu t>mi}]yi>uu. Bjnh k]hkUTiytie EsSh Bti>ieye]u zps[nh eviyuh tZu ek]uEp]yt[ O>u k]y]efuh vTum]ri O>u etie mukil ek]uEp]yi evc{iueuh viDiukyuh azpk]>h Em]SfzdvYh kiukyuh ecy[tu.
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atin]l ek]c{imH]>]j]vu bi>udL k[pic{uek]Tuu. xE]Sic{u Bti>i[ aEnkh

atie EsSh Bti>i ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie xiDiyiuh p zps[nL prkyuh j]tkL `<utie]Tuukyuh `}]h s>iy]yi Ouv>iky]l aEnk x]nL v]ukyuh \]yiu[. Bti>i ti>uvnpu>u ec[ t]mxic{i>u k][ O>u divxh mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ Bti>iEy]T[ "w]N n]e pn]BxV]miEztil et]<]N Ep]kuE]L mtilkEu kTut[ `tiEkUTiy]yi>iuh?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi Bti>i, "aetniriy]h. `iuh |E]L ti>umnriyiui}. n]e `<uu xmyh `niriy]emu w]niE]L ariyic{tu v]x[tvm]ef[ aviETu Eb]DeTuh" `u ti>umnriyic{u. ti>umnuek]u ptiv]yi mti[k e<uuk ki<E Eg]pu>ilUTiy]yi>uu. Em[pr zpk]>h xhB]Sfh nTtie piE divxh ek]]>il nie<ui, ki<EEg]pu>ie etuvs]yi `<ui niuek][ "|u w]N |tiEy]f[ mti[kE[ Ep]k]N niyic{i>iut[. |vieT mtil evie]ie" `u k[pic{u. \Ten m<uvuh tUyuem}]h ek]u Ev]e>i mtil evie]ic{utuTi. mtiie k}ukL kuer ep]ic{E]L O>u k}ier |Tyil OE>]u[ |>iutu ku. \Ten "aet]f[? k]fe" `u k[pic{u. kUeTyu]yi>u H>i]>N O]S[femTuu tZeeyil ek]Tuu. ti>umnu ek]u v]iEn]iyE]L atil Bti>i xVh eeky> il "|tiE `<uuh" `[ `<utiyi>iut]yi ku. ti>umnuek][ ve> xE] Siukyuh vix[myiukyuh ecy[tu. Bti>i aE]L aTulte \]yi>utin]l ti>umnuek][ avieT niuek]u te vI>sZhK v>ui Bti>iyueT >u eekyiEMuh |Tuvic{u. atie EsSh atiete mti[kE[ `<uukyuh |ni |viTh
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ekiyTy[] Bti>iyueT x[m]>km]yi[ |vieT O>u v]til evifh. `u k[piukyuh azpk]>h avieT O>u v]til eviukyuh ecy[tu. |E]L "eckiNmUil nT" `u pruv>u v]til |zpk]>mu]yiut]f[. mH]>j]Nm]R mti[kE[ |E]<uh atiEy]f[ `<uuk ptiv[. |en p k]>fvs]l ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnu ek][ Bti>i[ p x]nL ek]Tuiu[. azpk]>h te Ek]<iE]T[, ciry[l mut]y >]jxiDikilniuh aEHinu kiIu x]nLu xhKYyi}. kih bHun], k]zkEmf Bti>i j]tkem<uu ek]uh zps[nhek]uh visVvizsutn]yiIRu `u pr]l mtiyE}]. Bti>iyueTyuh zpxin]y viVmhgu xV]miy]>ueTyuh jIvitk]h O]yi>uu `]f[ xU[m]EnVSik]yiuvR tIRc{eTuiyi>iut[. xV]mikueT jIvitk]h ek]}vRSh muUiytinuh n]Uiatinuh mEDY Ayi>uu `u p YL \tuh Bti>i priut]yi Ekiu ">El Eg]vimR" `u kixhKY |o k]E]T[ aTui>iu tuek]uh Em[prtuEp]e |vR >uEp>uh O>u k]u jIvic{i>uv>]efute \oHi]h. |o xhgtiey beTu ut]yi O>u k EkiutukUTi |vieT pru ek]uu. viVmhguxV]miy]R[ atikin]m]yi O>u vyuEvdn \]yi>uu. aEHh atie duHtVh nimih |tienu EvU `u zsIkZS[fxV]miyueT aTul p zp]vsYh Ec]dic{iuh Ouh mrupTi a>uiec{y[ti} (xV]miy]Ru zsIkZS[fN zptYn]efu zpxim]fE}]). atin]l xV]miy]R te zpiyvyxYnuh dif]mURi Bmfiyum]y "siv]L" ` Ey]gIsV>En]T[ |o viv>h pru. A Ey]gIsV>N O>u xiU>h ek]Tuukyuh xV]miy]R atu v]i Exviukyuh \d>vY]Di smiukyuh ecy[tu. pie O>u divxh
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xV]miy]R te dInh EBdm]y viv>h zsIkZS[fxV]mi zptYm]yE]L ariyic{u. "|o jMhek][ tIRE]e `]f[ w]N vic]>ic{t[. at[ mU[ jMh kUeT AiIRu" `[ Bgv]N a>uiec{y[t[ \Ten mryukyuh ecy[tu. |tu EkE]L xV]miy]R[ vYxnm]yi. |niye jMil t]N A>]yi>iuem[ ariyutin]yi \Ten tuUR Bti>iey v>ui vic]>iic{uEn]i. aE]L Bti>i "|ni aviETu Ec>][, k], tuxi |eny]f[ mUu jML \t[. A mUu jMiuh mnuSYn]yiu w]nuh jniuh. aviET[ a[ O]E>] ApukL xhBviukyuh aE]L >iutinu w]N aTul \]yi>iukyuh ecy{uh. tuxiy]yiu mU]me jMil aviETu x]yUjYh kiukyuh ecy{uh. pie xhx]>duKh anuBviEE}]" `u pru. (Bti>i prtuEp]ete xV]miy]Ru pie mUu jMLkUTi \]yi `uh, aE]L mnuSYjME]TukUTi Bti>iyuh \]yi>uu `uh Eki>iuu. xV]miy]R mU]me jMil tuxiy]yi jnic{t[ O>u viS[fuEztil zsIEk]viilniu tIRem]ic{uvI<u O]vi]yi>uu. O>u divxh s]i]>N kuic{uv[ aBiESkh k<i[ cnvuh pUvuh c]R]n]yi B]vic{E]L tuxi k]f]y[ky]l ti>umue]numuE] `u En]i. aE]L O]vil ~vuh ecrut]yi O>u tuxi nilutuk[ atie O>i `Tu]n]yi ecu pric{E]L at[ EvE>]TukUTi pruEp]u. atu k[ mpil jpic{uek]i>u O>u zb]fN "atu mu<uvnuh bihbil c]RiEyfh" `u pryukyuh s]i]>N azpk]>h ecy{ukyuh A tuxi bihbE]TukUTi EcRuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. A tuxi xV]miy]>]yi>uu `uh jpic{uek]i>u zb]fN Bti>i Ayi>uu `uh prEyti}E}]).

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jM]>euric{[ Bti>i prtuEkE]L xV]miy]>ueT mnie vYxnh a[ph s]m]yi. Bti>iey y]zkmh bHum]nic{u xVgZHiE[ ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. aenyi>iu k][ aEHie j]tkhte xVyEmv Ou gfic{uEn]femu niyic{u. gfic{uEn]iyE]L |E]L tni[ j]tizBhsh xhBviuem]yiu. j]tkem}]h `<uti kuh tIRu xUic{u `iuh tniu v>]ni>iu aDptneuric{[ AE>]Tuh pri}. atieEsSh kurE]>uk]h k<iE]L ~vuh d>izdnuh xmIpnum]y O>u zb]fN d]>idYduKh xHi vHiy]ety]yiu. Bti>iyueT aTul vu Ec]dic{u: "EH! aviTuu pE>]Tuh p xhgtiuh zps[nh pryuuE}]; Ouh etuumi}. `]l `ni[ |o d]>izdYduKh tIR[ O>u divxemiuh jIvic{i>i]N xhgti v>uEm]? |tienuric{[ Ou ciic{u pr]l ek]]h. w]N |tiDikh vEyti}" |zpk]>h A zb]fe v]u Ek[ ARzdm]nxn]yi Bvic{ Bti>i kurE]>u En>h kTc{u vic]>ic{tie EsSh pru, "a[ Ouh vYxniE. ayueT d]>izdYh aEsSh tI>utinu k]h aTui>iuu. w]N O>u \p]yh prut>]h. atuEp]e zpvRic{]l mti. `e]l, |o v>u dV]dsin]L aRD>]zti AkuE]L tZivEp>UR vTu]Eztie vTE Eg]pu>il Ep]yi nilfh. aE]L atie >u zb]fR v>uh. av>ueT pi]e kUTie]fh. `u pr]uh O<ic{uEp]k>ut[. avR aE kbiic{u Ep]k]N k<iyutuh zsmiuh. `iuh viu pi>iy>ut[. avR Ep]kuiTE[ aeyuh ek]u Ep]kf emu pruek]fh. |o kosh prutt[ A>]efu Ec]dic{]l prkyum>ut[. |zpk]>h ecy[t]l ayueT d]>izdYh aEsSh tIRu xuKm]yii>i]N xhgti v>uh". |en Bti>i prE]L zb]f[ ve> xE]Smu]yi `u
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prEyti}E}]. Bti>iyueT zps[nh O>ilE]uh ARuh et]ri}]tin]l k]>Yh xPm]kuemu zb]fN n}Ep]e visVxic{u. "`]l |ni Ep]yiviu kuek]]h" `u pru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. Bti>i prtuEp]e dV]dsin]L aRD>]ztiu muE zb]fN tZUR vTe Eg]pu>iei. kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L atiEtEj]myM]>]y >u zb]fR atiE kTuEp]kut]yi k[ av>ueT pi]e ecu. avR |EHe viupi>iyutin]yi pviDiuh \p]yL En]i. Ouh Piyie}u tIRc{y]yE]L avR Ec]dic{u, "EH! a[ `viET]f[ purei>iut[? wueT pi]e kUTiyi>iutie \Esem]f[? zb]fN: niL `E]]f[ Ep]kut[? zb]fR: wL bd>Y]zsmiE]f[. zb]fN: `]l w]nuh aE]utey]f[. zb]fR: `]l atu wueT kUeT v>femuE]? zb]fN: \[. w]neny]f[ niyic{i>iut[. niL kZpyu]yi `eUeT ek]uEp]kfh. zb]fR: we |E]L |vieT k]fuem[ aE]Tu prutt]>]f[? zb]fN: atu w]N pryukyi}. niL `E]Tu niRb{iyum>ut[. |zpk]>h A zb]fe v]ukL EkE]L mE zb]fR kurc{uEn>h vic]>ic{iu pru, "Ae, k]>Yem]e mni]yi. aE[ |o kosh \pEdsic{utey]L[ aDptnh vuEp]e. En>iu kuEp]ytuek][ |ni aE
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\Epic{u Ep]k]N wLu nivZiyi}. atin]l ek]uEp]k]h. kTc{uek]u we et]E]fh." |en zb]f>ueT v]u EkyuTen A zb]fN azpk]>h ecy[tu. m]ztEn>h k<iE]L ku turE]]N pru. ku turu En]iyE]L mUuEp>uh bd>Y]zsm[ O>u gZHil `iyi>iuu. \Ten A divYM]>]y zb]fR pru, "|t] |o gZHink[ O>]L m>i]r]yi sV]xh vic{uek][ kiTuu[. aEHh ayueT ap[Pn]f[. ayueT O>p[PN k]siuEp]yiut]yi O]RuuE}]. aEHh tey]fit[. aEHh ghg]x[n]nh k<i[ O]E>]E>] il xW>ic{[, zkEmf |vieT vuEcRu. pie ve>]m]yi |vieT s]i k<ic{[ t]mxiy]yi>uu. |E]L aEHinu m>fxmyh aTui>iuu. wL aEHe ek]uEp]k]n]yi v viS[fudUtM]>]f[. a>n]<iky[kh wL ek]uEp]kuh. atinumuE k]ffemil kE]fh." |en A zb]fEvSh D>ic{i>u viS[fudUtM]>ueT v]u Eku zb]fN aku kTu En]iyE]L avR prtuEp]e te ap[PN sV]xh vic{uek][ kiTutuku. m>i]r]yi kiTu zb]fnu Eb]Dh ekii}]yi>utin]l te puzten kE]L Ariyukyuh ecy[tu. ~k]kiy]yi p>Edsu t]mxiu O>]L atYh avstyil kiTu xmyh te aTu avk]siy]y O>]e vic]>ic{i>i]et epeu k]Fm]N xhgtiy]y]l \]ku xE]Sh avi}]t]yi>iuemu prEyti}E}]. A vZzb]fN te zB]tZpuzten kyuTen t]N ve> k]m]yi xhKYyi}]et x]dic{u j]ikki]ieievc{u pUiyi>iu epiyueT t]E]l tyifyueT t]e< evc{i>u etTuu eekyil ek]Tuu. \Ten zp]fnuh Ep]yi. zb]fN ap[Pe xhx[k]>h mut]yt[ y]zkmh k<ic{tie EsSh tniu kiiy ap>imitm]y zdvYvuhek][ te gZHil vuEcRu. \Ten Bti>iey ecu ku viv>L `}]h
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pruEkLic{u. viS[fudUtM]R aDptnh vuEp]ke `u te spic{u `u EkE]L Bti>i "aEzt \E]? atu w]N muEte niyic{iut]fE}]" `u pru t]N `<uti evc{i>u j]tkemTuu zb]fen k]fic{u. zb]fN `}]h ek]uh Bti>ieyuric{[ vix[myic{u te gZHil vu xuKm]yi vxic{u. te aDptndivxe zptIic{uhek]u Bti>iyuh |>uu. j]tkPh anuBvi]et k<ikyie}u n} niymu]yi>uu `iuh k<iyutuh p>Iifem[ vic]>ic{[ Bti>i O>up]yh niyic{uek][ xVEdsh viu p]<UR vu t]mxic{u. tni[ aDptnh xhBviutinu Ey]gmu t]y A divxh >]vie kuic{u nitYkR]nuS[]n]dikuh Bfvuh k<itie EsSh ci x[EnHitM]E>]TukUTi Et]fi ki]n]yi Ep]yi. a[ aEH]>]zth Et]fiyile k<ic{u kUfem]yi>uu Bti>iyueT \Esh. p]<UR pu<yi]yi>uu vWiki. pkl mu<uvnuh aen pu<yile k<ic{ukUi. xY]xmym]yE]L k>y[Tuu kuic{u xY]vn]di k<ic{u vIuh `}]v>uhkUTi vWiyil kyri kituTi. n} ni]vu k]m]yi>utin]l tt[k]h O>u viSmtyuh \]yi>ui}. En>h p]ti>] k<iE]L A viDem]e Ou m]ri. akx[m]l atikinm]yi m<]ruh k]uh tuTi. k]REmG]l cz mh aEsSh mUTeTuky]l czikyi}]ety]yi. `u m]ztm}, atiEG]>m]y ak]>h E]km]xkh niryukyuh ecy[tu. vWiyil |>iuvRute p>x[p>h k]Fm]N vHiy]ety]yiIRu. \Ten atiEkmm]yi m<yuh tuTi. pu<yil O<uuh O]vuh ks]yi. vWiyil evh niru muuemu di]yi. m>fByh nimih `}]vRuh v}zpk]>vuh k>y[Tufemu Et]iuTi. |>uuek][ k>yuh kTvuh k]f]nuh p]Ti}. O<uuh O]vuh ek][ \oiy]uh tu<]uh vWi Ene> Ep]kuumi}. Ak]eT viy ku<i]yiIRu `u pr]l mtiyE}]. `inu
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ve>ryuu? kurc{u xmyh k<iE]L `}]v>uh nne]ic{u kiTukiT] virc{uek][ aTuu O]E>] gZHiE[ kyriE]yi. kUuk]e>}]h pi>iu. Bti>i tnic{]yi. k]uh m<yuh ek][ tfuu xHivy{]et virc{u ek][ aEHh |>uu tii pureu. tl]mu]y |Timiie zpk]shek]u k]fet]y O>u vITie tiyil aen ecu kyri. muuh muh pi<i[ tuvRi kurc{uxmyh avieT |>uu. aE]L O>iTimiu]ytin]l A |ry[ O>u kyukiuh p]yuh tyifyuh |>iut]yi ku. |t]>ueTeyium]ke, `Tuu kiTukte `u niyic{[ A kiil kyriiTum]yi. a]<mu]y[kek]uh vWikiy]u]y aDV]nh nimivuh Bti>i ve> Ific{i >utin]l kiTe \Ten \rvum]yi. Bti>i kiTt]y A kiuh p]yyuh vIuTmEt]yi>uu. avN O>u mdYpN Ayi>utin]l B]>YEy]Tu kHic{[ a[ `vieTEy] Ep]yi>utin]]f[ aet]<iv]yi>ut[. Bti>i \rm]yi kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L m< m]ri. muieE]e ni]vuh etiu. A xmyh O>u x[ztI pu>yueT v]til turu mUztsy[E] mE] Ayi puriri. aE]L kiil O>]L kiTutu ku. atu te BR]v]efuh ti>iek vE]L >]zti aDikm]ytin]l viiEeu vic]>ic{u kyriiTt]efuh vic]>ic{[ A x[ztIyuh |EHie kUeT Ep]yi kiTu. x[ztI vIuTme B]>Yy]yi>uu `ut[ zpEtYkh prEyti}E}]. nnu buimui |orEn]TukUTi puty[]en]umi}]et virc{uek]u kiTi>u Bti>i[ |vueT xHsynh ~vuh xuKk>m]yi Bvic{u. tt[]h te niyeuriec{]uh O]Ryu]ytu mi}. kih bHun], Bti>i tt[]E[ A x[ztIey B]>Yy]yi xVIk>iukyuh ecy[tu. "zp]ym]p vipik]E DiEy]pi puhx]h min] Bvi" `uE}].
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xuK]nuBvL `}]h k<itie EsSh Bti>i nzth En]i xmyh arii[ A x[ztIEy]T[ "nI A>]f[? nie j]tiey]f[?" `e]e Ec]dic{u. sh EkE]E< AL m]riy]ef[ avL[ mni]yuU. \Ten p>izBmic{[ `fI[ vic{[ aTul niuhek][ ]vnzmmuKiy]yi mm]kuhvh avL "aTiyN kfiy]iy]f[. Ariy]et ecy[tuEp]y ap>]De ti>uEmni mifh" `u pru. |tu EkE]E< Bti>i[ te itieyuric{[ O]R vuU. "iKitmpi ]ET Ezp]j[Jituh kmR" `u vic]>ic{[ eeD>YE]TukUTi aEHh pru" Ae, nI |tuek]u Ouh p>izBmiukyuh vYxniyuh Ev. |t[ O>u |osV>viDiy]f[. nI |E]L `lniuh gRBh D>ic{i>iuu. atiEy]gYn]y O>u puztN nin[ jniuh. avN nimih ninuh nie kuTuhbinuh ~vuh aBYudyvuh xiiuh. |t] a>uEf]dym]yi>iuu. w]N |ni |vieT t]mxiui}. |osVE>yueil |niey]>uk]u w]N |vieT vukuek]]h" `uh t]N A>]efu viv>vuh prtie EsSh evu]Nk]u te Bti>i avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. atieEsSh aEHh zsIk]si mut]y pufYil xW>ic{[ OTuh p]Y>]jYu ecuEc!Ru. pie kurE]>uk]h avieT t]mxiukyuh avieTyuh O>u sUzdx[ztIey B]>Yy]yi xVIk>iukyuh aviuh O>u puztN jniukyuh ecy[tu. A puzten aEHh te y]zkmh vidY]BY]xh ecy{iyuh viEsSic{uh EjY]ti]x[zth \pEdsi yuh ecy[tu. A puztn]f[ zpxin]y "\mTy]N" `uh ciR pryuu. \mTy]N Bti>iyueT puztn}, siSYn]f[ `uh ciR pryuu. ~etiuh, Bti>i ve>]h p>Eds il t]mxic{tie EsSh k]siv]xiyueT EvSm]yiute xVEdsEu pureu. Bti>iyilniu gRBh D>ic{ kfiy]i, pum]xh k<iE]L gRBh pURm]yi, ~vuh EtEj]mynuh Ek]mnum]y
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O>u puzten zpxvic{u. y]k]h A b]en vidYBY]xh ecy{iyuh ave buix]mRY]l avN O>u n} vidV]nuh EjY]XYnum]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. j]tkem<u[, zps[nh prk mut]yvyil avN ~kEdsh Bti>iEy]Tu tuYn]yiIRu. aenyi>iu k][ O>u nU>i, t]N viv]Hh ecy[ti>iu aRninu gRBmu]yi>iuE]L ydZy] kfiy]e> k]futinu xhgtiy]yi. aE]L "aRjnh zpxviut[ \iEy] epE]" `u Ec]dic{u. \Ten kfiy]R "x[ztIzpjy]efuh t]mxiy]et j]tkem<uti t>]emuh" pru. azpk]>h O>u x[ztIj]tkh `<utie]Tuukyuh A j]tkil pri>iu xmy[ aRjnh zpxviyuh epFkui Ayi>iyuh ecy[ttin]l nU>i[ n} visV]xm]yi. pieyuh aRjninu gRBmu]ku xmyem]e kfiy]e> kuprkyuh zpxviutinumuute kfiy]R j]tkem<uti e]Tuyuh `}]h Ouv>ikyuh ecy[tu. aen nU>i[ ONpt[ epFkiT]u]yi. atYh d>izdn]y nU>i[ ONpt[ epFkiT]L aTuic{u]vukyuh O>u puztNEp]uh \]k] ti>iukyuh ecy[tE]L \]y vYxnh |ztm]ztem[ `en pryuu? p]mtuh aRjnin[ gRBmu]yE]L kfiy]e> Ep]yi ku viv>h pru. atuh x[ztIzpj tey]efu pr[ kfiy]>u ptivuEp]e j]tkh `<utie]Tuu. kfiy]R pr]lie kTukiTy[u vYtY]xh v>ikyie}u niymutin]l nU>i[ vYxnh xHivy{]et Ayi IRu. |zpk]>h |>iu k][ ydZy] O>u v<iEp]N nU>iyueT |}u vu. A v<iEp]N eet]uE>iyil eet]u nU>iy]yi>uu `]f[ Eki>iut[. aEHh `vieTEy] Ep]yi v>uhv<i \ofu k<ic{uEp]k]n]yi avieT Ekriyt]f[. v<iEp]NnU>iey kyuTen gZHNnU>i y]Ey]gYh Ad>ic{[, "Evgil kuik<ic{uv>]h, \ofin[ aDikh t]mxmi}" `u pru. d]>izdYh atiks]yiueiuh A
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gZHNnU>i ~vuh Ood]>Yh \ A]yi>uu. v<iEp]N nU>i kuiyuh Etv]>vuh k<i[ vE]E<uh Bfh ty{]r]yi>uu. >uEp>uh \ofuk<i[ puril Ep]yi murui vRm]nvuh pri>iuE]L gZHNnU>i te k]vke}]h v<iEp]NnU>iey pruEkLic{u. \Ten v<iEp]NnU>i "Ae |E]L ak]yiEu gRBemzt m]xm]yi" `u Ec]dic{u. "n]u Ep]yi[ O>u m]xh k<iu" `u gZHN pru. "aEzt \E]? `]l |zp]vsYEt[ O>uiy]k>uete]umi}. `ni[ O>u n]lt[ divxh ecvinu t[ |vieT t]mxiic{]]emil |o zp]vsYh pu>uSzpjey zpxviiEc{]h" `[ v<iEp]N pru. aE]L gZHN "x[ztIzpjey[ kfiy]N j]tkem<uti i>iu iti[ at[ mric{uv>]N zpy]xm]f[. kfiy]N x]m]nY]>n}" `u pru. "Ae, aet]e s>ite, `niu n]ltu divxh Bfh t[ |vieT t]mxii]Em]? `]l kfiy]en} zb]vu te pr]uh w]N nivZiyu]ie]]h" `u v<iEp]N \r]yi vIuh prE]L aen Av]emu gZHN xtic{u. atie EsSh v<iEp]N nU>i n]ltu divxh avieT t]mxic{[ aRjnin[ eny{[ jpic{u ek]Tuu. "zpxvdivxh w]nuh v>]h, kfiy]enyuh v>ufh, A>u prt]f[ Ou etriyfmE}]" `u pru v<iEp]NnU>i Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. aRjnie zpxvdivxh En>e A nU>i vIuh vu EcRu. aEHh |vieT vi>iu viv>vuh aEHh priutuh Ouh kfiy]En]Tu pruEp]k>uetuh pr[ aEHh purir]et puril |>uu. kfiy]N viv> em]uh ariy]et pTiuh vi>uu. aE]L ydZy] O>u k]siv]xiyuh avieT vu mui>uu. \Ten aRjninu zpxvEvdnyuh A>hBic{u. aE]L gZHN nU>i kfiy]En]T[ "`] kfiy]E>! epu tey]f[, aE}?" `u
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Ec]dic{u. "aTiyN `<utiiu j]tkem]uh |tuve> etIi}E}]. pie `inu xhsyiuu? aen tey]f[ |tuh" `u kfiy]N prE]L k]siv]xi "|tuve> etIie}iuh |o zp]vsYh kurc{u etiE]yi. aRjnh zpxviut[ O>u AFkuiey Af[, xhsymi}" `u pru. O>un]uh aen v>ute}u kfiy]nuh v]dic{u. |en avR v]dic{uek]i>iuE]L avieT O>u psuvinu zpxvEvdn tuTi. zpxvi]nu B]vm]yi. aE]L gZHN nU>i "Ae kfiy]E>! `]l |o psu zpxviu kiT]v[ `]yi>iuh" `u Ec]dic{u. \Ten kfiy]R "k]iT]v]f[, eniyil c]Ruh \]yi>iuh" `u pru. aE]L k]siv]xi "eniyil c]R}. v]il ek]Tiy]f[" `u pru. "Ae nmuiE]L ariy]mE}]" `]yi kfiy]N. kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L psu zpxvic{u. kiT]v[ k] tey]yi >uu. `iuh k]siv]xi prtuEp]e v]il Ek]Tiy]yi >uu \]yi>ut[. aE]L kfiy]>ueT mnil kurc{[ yUh vix[myvuh k]siv]xieyuric{[ bHum]nvuh aRjnh zpxvi ut[ \iy]yiIREuEm] `u vic]>vuh `}]hkUTi viy p>izBmm]yiIRu. \Ten aRjnh zpxvic{u. \iy] yi>utin]l kfiy]>ueT mEn]vik]>L dVigufIBvic{u. t]N s]x[ztzpk]>h prt[ `en eti `u vic]>ic{u k]si v]xiEy]Tu Ec]dic{u: EH mH]]Ev! |et]fien vt[? w]N s]x[ztzpk]> m]fE}] >u xhgtikL prt[. atu >uh etiE]yE}]. A kiT]vinu eniyil c]Ri}]etyuh vu, |vieT pu>uSzpj jniyuh ecy[tu. s]x[zth ab m]efu v>uEm]?" |tu EkE]L k]siv]xi, "s]x[zth abem[ O>iuh v>ut}. s]x[zth zgHic{i>u]uh xyuikm]yi AE]ci]etyuh muh pr]l |en etiE]kuemE \U. |tu >uh nie vic]>urvu nimih etiyt]f[" `u pru. \Ten kfiy]N |tie k]>fh vYm]yi pruEk]l ek]]em[ aEpiy]l k]si v]xi vIuh pru, "gRBmu]yi mUu m]xh k<iyutinumuu
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vic]>ic{]l zpjey x[ztIEy] pu>uSEn] ~etiuh |hEp]e AiIRutinu zb]fRu siyu[. at[ av>ueT Evdie m]H]Ym]f[. atin]l gRBh mUu m]xh Ak]et j]tkh `<utie]Tu>ut]t]f[. |vieT |zpk]>h Ai IRy]L |E]L aki>iuu[. nI |tienuriec{]uh vic]>i]et AdYh j]tkh gfic{E]L k fh vic]>ic{utey]f[ |E]<uh prt[. tt[]itieyuric{[ vic]>i]tin]l |en etiE]yt]f[. pie A kiT]v[ gRBil kiTi>uE]L atie v]u vu eniyiEi >utin]]f[ eniyil c]Rueu ninu Et]iyt[. |tuh AE]cnurvute. kurc{ukUTi mni>ui AE]cic{i>ue il ninuh |et]e ariy]vut]yi>uu." |zpk]>h k]siv]xiyueT v]u EkE]L |EHh te an]y tuUR Bti>ite y]yi>iuEm] `u xhsyh Et]uky]l kfiy]N viv>h Ec]diukyuh aEHh atien xtic{u te v]x[tvh pryukyuh ecy[tu. Bti>ieyuric{u p>uh, viEsSic{u te ayuh, pru kfiy]N n}Ep]e Ekriiu]yi>uu. aEHhtey]f[ |o k]siv]xieyri E]L kfiy]N p]dil vIfu nmx[k>ic{u. av>ueT pitZpuztxhbe p>x[p>h aritie EsSh >uEp>uh kUTi kfiy]e gZHiEu Ep]yi. |o xhgtiyu]ytu mUv]upu< t]Uil pirvu puimu nU>iyueT |}u vc{]ef]f[ Eki>iut[. pie avR >uEp>uhkUTi Ep]kuE]L v<iyilvc{u kfiy]N "|u nmuu p]l]yxh kiuh" `u pru. \Ten k]siv]xi "p]l]yxm]efiuh k>it]yi>iumE}]" `u pru. azpk]>hte avR[ O>u nU>i kuer p]l]yxh ek]Tuukyuh at[ k>it]yi>iyuh ecy[tu. aE]L kfiy]N "|et]f[ |u w]N pryuet]uh s>iy]k] t[? w]en}]h s]x[ztzpk]>h fh En]iy]fE}] pryut[" `u pru. \Ten k]siv]xi "fh pryutinu
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s]x[zth zgHic{]l m]zth mtiy]vukyi}. O]E>]ienuric{uh xU[mm]yuh pURm]yuh AE]cic{uh zgHic{uh yuiEy]TukUTi preil m]ztEm s>iy]yi>i yuU" `u pru. pie aEHh O]E>] xhgtieyuric{uh viv>ic{u kfiy]Ru mni]ie]Tuu. "nU>i AdYh v[ aRjninu gRBmueu pr fhek][ aet]>u x[ztIzpjy]efu vic]>i]n}]et m]Rmi}]yi>uu. piIT[ O>u zb]fN A aRjnin[ `E] jpic{uek]Tu[ A zpjey pu>uSn]i yt]f[. nI AdYe fe m]zth aTi]nm]iyuh piIT[ nT xhgtikeuric{[ vic]>i]etyuh prtin] ]f[ at[ etiE]yt[. A k]iT]v[ psuvie vyil kiTE]L atie v]l vu eniyiEi>utin]]f[ eniyil c]R]ef[ ninu Et]iyt[. AE]cnyuh yuiyuh Ep]>]et Ep]ytin]]f[ nin[ at[ etiyt[." |ztyuh k]siv]xi prE]L "p]l]yxh k>ii>iuh `eenyriu" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L k]siv]xi "p]l]yxh kiuemu nI `en niyic{u" `u Ec]dic{u. \Ten kfiy]R, "nL |E]u Ep]E]L nueT vtuvs]yi O>u czkv]kmiunh v[ O>u p]u vZiEMl |>utuek]]f[ w]nitu niyic{t[" `u pru. aE]L k]siv]xi "A czkv]kmiunh O>u \fiy ek]iEM]f[ vi>ut[, atin]]f[ p]l]yxh k>i t]yi>iuem[ w]N niyic{t[. |en O]E>]E>] xhgti yueTyuh xU[mh En]i ariiuEvfh O>u fh pry]N" `u pru. k]siv]xi, ae}il Bti>i prtien `}]h kfiy]R xtiukyuh piITu kfiy]>uh O]E>]uh xU[mhve> En]iyuh AE]cic{uh prutuTukyuh `}]h s>iy]yi OuvutuTukyuh ecy[tu. pie jIv]vx]nhve> Bti>i A kfiy]e pTiu>yil e t]mxiukyuh EjY]ti]x[ztxhbm]yi aEnkh xhgtikL te puztn[ \pEdsic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. t]N
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m>ic{]l svh A pTiu>yile ]pic{u ek]femuh, A i>uu zps[nhvc{u pryuet}]h xU[mm]yi>iu emuh Bti>i jIvic{i>uE]Le pri>utuEp]ete aEHh m>ic{tie EsSh svh A pTiu>yile ]pic{u. atie EsSh avieTyi>u}]et zps[nh evy[ukyie}[ ~R]Tuhvc{u. |tin]]f[ p]<URpTiu>zps[ninu viEsSvuh zpxiiyumu]yt[. |o pTiu>kUT]et avieT Everyuh pTiu> yu[. atinu m]H]Ymu]kutinu Ever k]>fvumu[. atuh t]e< pruek]uu. p]<UR kfiy]>ueT avieT pTiu> mUu[. avyil O[ kfIy]>ueT v]xgZHie etuvsu ndItI>]f[. avieTvc{]f[ Bti>iyuh kfiy]iyuhkUTi xHsynmu]yi ut[. A autxhgtiyueT x[m]>km]yi[ A h |E]<uh ekixUic{[ |i>iuu `}]et A e y]et]>u k]>Yinuh \pEy]geTu]ri}. pie >u pTiu>kut[ gZHie ki<uvsu ki<uh pTi]rum]yi pTiu> ]nu tey]f[. avyil pTi]ru pTiu>yi]f[ Bti>iyueT mZts>I>h ]pic{iut[. kfiy]R avieTyi>u ]f[ |uh >]sivy[ukyuh O<ivu k]fukyuh ecy{ut[. zpxim]y pTiu>yuh atutey]f[. zps[nie Ph pryutin[ A pTiu>yiuh atie ki<uvsu pTiu>yiumi>i]ru[. x]]l pTiu>yueT ki<uvsu pTiu>y[uh m]H]Yh Ouh kurvi}. A pTiu>y[u m]H]Yh \]ytie k]>fm]f[ |vieT pry]NEp]kut[. Bti>iyueT anuzgHvuh m]H]Yvuhek]uh s]zt ek]uh p]<URkfiy]R ~vuh zpxin]yiIR tie EsSh aven Ou pifemu niyic{u buDsuzkM]R zb]f EvSh D>ic{u kfiy]>ueT aTul ecu. avR eci>ut[ A ki<E au pTiu>yi]f[. >u zb]fR te k]f]n]yi vi>iuu `u EkyuTen kfiy]R pTiu>y[l ec[ Ad>pURvh vic{[ Agmn k]>fe
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Ec]dic{u. aE]L zb]fR "|E]L buDsuzkM]R ~tu >]siyi]efri]l ek]]emu vic]>ic{]f[ wL vt[" `u pru. \Ten kfiy]R pW]hgemTuu En]i. |i >]siki]efu pru. zb]fR: atuek]u mtiy]yi}. zgHe gfi]nuh muh wuh kuEre vsm]Iu[. wL gfic{i[ aeny} kt[. atin]l kfiy]R Ou gfic{uEn]ie pryfh." kfiy]R: gfic{uEn]]en]umi}. |o pW]hgh aTiyN xU[mm]yi gfic{iut]f[. zb]fR: |o pW]hgh azt xU[mm]efu wLu Et]ui}. kfiy]R Ou gfic{uEn]ie pryfh. |en zb]fR niRbic{tin]l kfiy]R buDsuzk M]e> gfic{uEn]i. aE]L pW]hgiutu Ep]ey} kt[. \Ten zb]fR, "pWhgh s>iye}u wL prt[ |E]L xtm]yiE}? `]l |E]L gfic{tuh n} s>iy]eyu Et]ii}. kfiy]R n}Ep]e mni>ui OukUTi gfifh" `u pru. kfiy]R vIuh gfi]N tuTi. aE]L zb]fR mui>ui>u uni[ Ou m]ri |>uu. kfiy]R >]mt[ gfic{E]L pW]hg iutuEp]eyuh AdYh gfic{tuEp]eyum} kt[. aE]L zb]fR "|tuh s>iy]yi}. OukUTi gfifh" `u pru. |en kfiy]R p zp]vsYh gfiyuh gfi]N tuTuE]L zb]fR m]rim]ri |>iy]l buDsuzkM]>ueT iti m]rim]ri k]fukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>h aEnk tvfy]yE]L |o vi>iuvR Ekvh zb]f>e}uh buDsuzkM]R te p>Ii]n]yi EvSh m]ri vi>iuk y]efuh mni]iyi[ kfiy]N "aTiyN O>u zgh Ou En]]nu[. atu En]i gfic{]l O>iuh etukyi}. atu viEsSe gfits]x[ztzgm]f[, aku ec[ atukUTi
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`Tuuek]uviT[ |ni gfi]h. atuve> tu>]M]R |vieT |>ifh" `u pru. aeny]v]emu zb]fR xtic{E]L vIuh kfiy]R "aen k[pic{tuek]u mtiy]yi}. |tien tIRc{y]]et `<uieil aTiynu viy kurc{i]yiu tI>uh. atin]l ti>ic{uv}]et `<uukyie}u xtYh ecy{fh" `u pru. azpk]>h zb]fR xtYh ecy{ukyuh kfiy]N akuec[ AHtY ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. kfiy]N ti>ic{uv>]et Ep]k]N p]Ti}]tin]l buDsuzkM]R A pTiu>yile yiukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l A pTiu>yil buDsuzkM]>ueT x]iYh |uh \e]f[ visV]xh. |zpk]>m]kuu A pTiu>y[uh m]H]Yh xiic{t[.

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|osV>M]e> m]hxcuuek]u k]f]m]yi>u divYn]y viVmhgu xV]miy]e>uric{u Ekii}]vR Ek>Iy>il aDikhEp>u]yi>iuemu Et]ui}. |o xV]miy]R nimih Ek>il aEnkh Eztuh ~R]Tukuh \]yiu[. aveyuric{[ Ekii}]v>uh ciR \]yi>i]h. aenyuv>ueT ariviE]yi |vieT arivu kiIu ci xhgtikL pruek]uu. O>il O>u vZikm]xil k]Rikn]L viVmhgu xV]miy]R tZivEp>UR vTu]Eztil dRsnin]yiu ec xmyh Bgv]en zsIEk]viinku k]f]ni}]yi>uu. Bgv]en k]f]et viueteneyu vic]>ic{u xV]miy]R \Ten Eztil niu puriri zpdifin]yi ecE]L Bgv]N etE mtiiEMl Ekri etE]u ti>ii>iut]yi ku. \Ten xV]miy]R avieTec{u vic{i[ "|et]f[ |vieT `<ueiyi>iut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L Bgv]N "nueT zpiytmy]y "kum]>n}UR k]RY]yni" kuiyuh k<iu v>u AQhb>vuh AEG]Svuh k]futin]yiivieT vi>ut]f[" `>uiec{y[tu. (\Xv ie avx]ndivxh `}] iumutuEp]e Ar]u >]ztiyi]efiuh kum]>n}U>uXvil `}] divxvuh >]vie O>]r]uh Ar]u k<iu Ekmm]yiu `<uuh ptivu[. atie zp]DY]nYvuh Ekmvuh Ot]muXv divxm]y k]Rikn]L aDikmu[). au mutl AuEt]ruh vZikm]xil k]Rikn]L tZivEp>UR vTu]n[ >]vie O>u pUj etE mtiiEMl evc{u ptiv]yi. AuEt]ruh Bgv]N k]Rikn]L kum]>n}UR BgvtiyueT `<uu k]futin]yi[ A mtiiEMl `<uiyi>iuem]f[ xh. |o xhgti jnL ariyutinuh muh k]>fBUtN |o xV]miy]>]efu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}].
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O>min]L viVmhgu xV]miy]R eevuEztil dRsnin]yi ec xmyh ainku nirc{u zb]fR \ofu k<ic{uek]i>iuky]yi>uu. `iuh xV]miy]R aku kTu nTyil ecE]L Bgv]en zsIEk]viinku k]Fm]ni}]yi>uu. |et]fien v>]N `u vic]>ic{u ek]u xV]miy]R aie}]h xUic{u En]iyE]L Bgv]N O>u vZzb]fe EvSm]yiu vTE cuil O>u tUfie cuvii>uu xdYyuut]yi ku. Bgv]N EvSzpn]yi>uueviuh xV]miy]R divYn]yi>utuek][ km]ztyile aEHinu mni]yi. \Ten xV]miy]R avieT ecu Bgv]en viukyuh viv>h jne D>iiukyuh ecy[tu. au mutl eevu Eztil xdYyu divxie}]h A tUfie aTul Bgv]enu xic{[ O>i vc{u xk viBvuh viuk ptiv]kukyuh eevmiu vTEc{uii>u[ \ofu k<iuk ve> muKYm]yiut]ef[ zb]fR[ O>u visV]xh jniukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>h te viVmhgu xV]miy]R xV]midRsn in]yi O>uXvk][ aue<ec{}ukyu]yi. avieTyuh xV]miy]R ail ecE]L Bgv]N zsIEk]viiki}] yi>uu. xV]miy]R zpdifm]yi ecE]L Bgv]N O>u p>ueT EvSm]yiu n]Tks]yil m]>]>ueT xdYy[u viie]u nilut]yi ku. \Ten xV]miy]R avieTec{u vic{i[, "|vieT vy[]nuh vi]nuem]e D]>]m]ukuE}]. pie aviTuukUTi |en keTuetin]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L Bgv]N "|vR (m]>]M]R) nueT \Xvh Bhgiy]] n]yiu ve> aV]nh ecy{uv]>]f[. |vRu tZp[tiy]kuh vh Bfhek]Tuukeyt[ nmuu ve> xE]Sk>m]yi ut]f[. AuEt]ruh |v>ueT xdYy[u viuv]N n]hkUeT v>ik ptivu[" `>uiec{y[tu. au mutl]f[ au<yuXvil n]Tks]yil m]>]M]>ueT xdYy[[ |zt
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zp]D]nYh xiic{t[. m]>]M]>ueT xdYxmy[ Bgv]N avieT `<uuueutey]f[ |E]<umu visV]xh. |en viVmhg[ xV]miy]e> xhbic{[ aEnkh kku[. ti>uvnpu>h ti>uv]R[ mut]y EztL \]kuv]nu k]>fh te viVmhg[ xV]miy]>]ef[ aviTie pu>]fLek][ zpxim]fE}]. EcR k]RY]yniyuh viVmhgu xV]miy]>ueT zptiS[y]ef]f[ Eki>iut[. O>il xV]miy]R `vieTEy] Ep]kutin]yi k>m]Rgh EcRv<i pureu. aen Ep]kuE]L avieT O>u vnzpEds[ ~<u knYkm]R kuic{uek]i>iut]yi ku. |o knYkm]e> kE]Le |vR Ekvh m]nuSike}uh divYx[ztIk]efuh Et]uky]l xV]miy]R aTuuecu. \Ten avR ~<uEp>uh avieT ni[ O]TiuTi. xV]miy]>uh pi]e O]Ti. knYkm]R ~<uEp>uh O]Tiec{[ O]E>]kuil c]Ti. xV]miy]>uh pi]e c]Ti. O]E>]>ue> piTic{[ O]E>] i>ui. OTuh ~<]me knYk c]Tiyt[ O>u Ecru kui]yi>utin]l A knYkyueT tyie]e Ecr]yi. A knYkey xV]miy]R piTic{iu ec}]et kuer bhpiTic{u niu. OTuh xV]miy]R "`TI Ecily]Ey]E! pu.........TI |vieT |>i[" `u pruek][ A knYkeyyuh piTic{uEki avieTyi>ui. Ecil ty]ytuEk][ "EcR Bgvti" `[ A Bgvtiuh "EcR" `[ A Edsinuh n]mh xiic{u. |en viVmhgu xV]miy]>]l zptiS[ie ~<u BgvtikL \]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. atil ~<]mt]yi zptiS[ie Edviy]f[ zpxie x]]l EcR k]RY]yni. zptiS[]xmy[ xV]miy]R puhi (pu.......Ti) ` axBYv]u pruek][ zptiS[ic{ tin]]f[ |uh A Edvi[ axBY]y p]ukuh sk]> uem]e xE]Sk>]yi>iut[. EcR pU>ie p]ukL zpxi]fE}].
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|en viVmhgu xV]miy]>ueT autkRuh aEHe xhbic{ kkuh ve>yu[. |vey}]h v]x[tv il nTvy]efil |o kkLe}]h viSyIBUtn]y xV]miy]R O>]L teye}E] aEnkh viVmhgu xV]miy]>M]>u]yi>uu `E] av] O>]L te Ayi>uu `il aEHie jIvitk]h O>u mnuSY]yuS[k]il ve> kUTut]yi>uu `E] vic]>iEiyi>iuu. `e]l, ti>uvnpu>h, ti>uv]R[, ~um]nUR, EcR mut]y i]yi aEnkh EztL \]kutinu k]>fBUtN |o O>u xV]miy]R Ayi>ifemil |o Ezte}]h \]y k]L[ ~riy]l O>u nUru ek]}iDikh a>h v>]N p]Ti}E}]. azpk]>h te tuWe<uN, tuUR Bti>i mut]y aEnkh mH]M]>ueT k]e}]h viVmhgu xV]miy]>uh \]yi>u t]yi aEnkh kku[. |vyuh v]x[tvm]yi>ifemil |o mH]M]>ueT jIvitk]vuh ~kEdsh O]yi>ifmE}]. c>iztzpk]>h k]Lu ve> a>mut]yi]f[ k]fut[. |tie v]x[tvh arivuvR v} pzth muEKnyuh zpx[t]vic{]l ek]]h.

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Ek]<iE]u (m]nvizkmN) sNtu>]e k]u Evds]x[ztpu>]ftVM]>]y mH]zb]f>ueT O>u Ey]gh Aie]>il avieT kUTfem OE>R]Tu]yi>uu. A Ey]gh Ek]<iE]u tiyil Ezti]f[ kUTuk ptiv[. zb]fR avieT kUTiy]l Evdh, s]x[zth, pu>]fh mut]yveyuric{[ v]dh nTukyuh v]dil jyiuvRu xhB]vny]yi O]E>] pfi<i tu>]N ek]Tuukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. Evds]x[ztpu>]fueT O]E>] B]ge EvRti>ic{[ nUe]yiu viBjic{[ avyil O]E>] B]gLuh zpEtYkh zpEtYkh v]dvuh avy[e}]h O]E>] pfi<iyum]f[ ptiv[. atukUT]et nUe]t]mt[ vEy]DikM]R[ O>u ki<i viEsSic{uh ptivu[. |en kurE]>u k]h k<iE]L my]zb]f >il `}] Evduh `}] s]x[ztuh ariy]vu Ey]gYM]R kurutuTukyuh tu>]e |o ~R]T[ p>Edsiuh zpxim]vuky]l p>Edsil niu Ey]gYM]>]y zb]fR |o Ey]gil kUTutin]yi |E]u vutuTukyuh ecy[tu. aen my]zb]f>uh p>Eds zb]f>uhkUTi A nUe]tuki<iyuh kurc{uk]Eu v]i vu. pieyuh kurc{uk]hkUTi k<iE]L v]dil jyic{u ki<i v]]N t Ey]gYtyuvR my]zb]f>il A>umi}]ety]yi. aenyi>iu k][ xRvn]yi, v]gIsn]yi, kvikusiK]mfiy]yi "\N" ` n]mE]TukUTiy O>u s]x[ztizb]fN |o xByil ecu v]dh nT]n]yi p>Edsuniu vu. aEHh ve> arivu A]yi>uu. `iuh atYh gRviS[num]yi>uu. aEHh Ek>EdsEu kTuvtute

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"p]yDVh p]yDVh E> E> duS[kvikuw[j>] Evd]vnxW]>I HY]y]tYuEkx>I" `e]>u Es}]kh ec]}ie]]f[. |tie aRh "a}Ey] a}Ey] duS[kvik]ku AnkE! niL O]Tie]LviN, O]Tie]LviN; `e]l Evd]m]ku vnil xW>iu \n]ku xihHh |t] v>uu" `]kuu. |EHh xByil vu xk viSyiuh v]dic{u. my]ikuh p>EdsikUm]y xk Ey]gYM]e>yuh jyic{u ki<ike}]h v]i. |EHie |zpk]>mu Ey]gYt kE]L sN tu>]n[ ve> bHum]nh Et]uky]l s]x[ztike te kUeTe i>m]yi t]mxiic{u. AuEt]ruh s]x[ztikL `}]ve>yuh jyic{u ki<ike}]h v]iyuh vu. |eny]yE]L my]zb]fRe}]h ve> yuh vYxnvum]yiIRu. tueT kUil Ey]gYM]>i}]ety]yi ]fE}] p>Edsuni[ O>]L v[ |o >]jxhB]vnke}]h v]ukyuh ~vuh bHumtiEy]TukUTi >]jxiDiyil t]mxiukyuh ecy[v]niTy]yt[ `u vic]>ic{[ |tiE[ O>u nivZim]Rgh AE]cic{u niyiutin]yi my] zb]f>il zpD]nM]>]yiuve>}]hkUTi gu>uv]yUREzt il kUTi. pie avR `}]v>uhkUTi av>ueT kUil, \s]x[ztike jyi]N t Ey]gYtyu O>]L \]kutin[ O>u m]Rgh AE]cic{u niyic{u. au k]E>i Bti>iyueT |}t[ O>Rjninu gRBsyu viv>h ari[ avR `}]v>uhkUTi O>u divYmzh (b])ek]u ev jpic{[ A aRjnh zpxviutuve> divxh Et]ruh Ek]Tuukyuh xTnivZi]yi gu>uv]yU>en zp]Riukyuh ecy[tu ek]i>uu. aen mzsiEy]Tuh |osV>]nuzgHE]Tuh kUTi A aRjnh zpxvic{[ O>u pu>uSzpjyu]yi. A sisuv]f[ k]E>i Bti>ieyu E]kzpxim]y n]mEDy inu viSym]yiIRetut[ viEsSic{u prEyti}E}].
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k]E>i Bti>i b]Yilte atYh buim]n] yi>uu. aEHinu mUu vy]yE]L aN m>ic{u. pie O>u xhvX>h dI EvfmE}]. dI]u biyiu pih ek]uvuvc{u eekek]uE]L pih ek]ii]n]yi v>u k]ke k]l tEdivxh vi>uveyyuh a}]veyyuh zpEtYkh cUi]fic{uek][ A zb]f sisu te aEy]Tu pryuk ptiv]yi>uu. aEHinu "k]E>i" ` Ep>u xiic{tute |tu nimim]f[. atinumu[ |}E>u Ever ~t]]yi>uu. O>il k k]ey vIuh k]l ariy]N x]D]>f mnuSYRu k<iyut}E}]. |o sisuvin[ atu xuk>m]yi>utu ek]ute aEHie buiyueT xU[mt `ztm]ztm] yi>uu `u x[pm]kuu. zb]fR[ x]D]>fy]yi \pnynie k]h `]h vyie]f[ evc{i>iun[. "`]iupnItiu vizp]f] mumh pun" `u s]x[ztvumu[. \pnynh k<i]l nitY kR]nuS[]nLuh mumu mzL piukyuh Evd]DYynh ecy{ukyuh Evt]ky]l atinu tzp]yh kUTi v>fmE}] `u vic]>ic{]yi>i]h aen evc{i>iut[. `]l kus]zgbuiy]yi>u k]E>i Bti>iey mU]h vyil `<uini>uukyuh aW> vyil \pnyiukyuh ecy[tu. aEHin[ at]tu k]u piEtien pi]N y]et]>u zpy]xvuh \]yi>ui}. aEHie b]Yk] ie buiyueT m]H]Yieyuh siyueTyuh vzktyu eTyuh Ym]yi O>u xhgtikUTi pry]h. k]E>i Bti>iyueT b]Yhmutlte avieT aTuu "mUu (mUut) BgvtiEztil divxh Et]ruh et]<I]N ek]uEp]vuk ptivu]yi>uu. A ptiviNzpk]>h O>udivxh O>u BZtYEn]TukUTi Ep]yi et]<utu ti>ic{u v>uE]L v<iyilevc{[ AE>] "`vieT Ep]yi>uu" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L aWu vyum]zth zp]ymu]yi>u |o \i
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"w]N Bgvtiey et]<]N Ep]yi>uu" `u>h pru. aE]L mey]L "`iu Bgvti `u pru" `u vIuh Ec]dic{u. \Ten \i, "Ey]gim]R xtth ep]uh tuey]>EH]! n]<iyil]tiy]TI p]k]Esn v] n v]" `e]>u Es}]kh ec]}i. Es}]kie aRh mni]k]et Ec]dY]>N viSmic{u. pie atie aRh A \i te t]e<ryuh zpk]>h pru. Ey]gim]R xtth (`}]y[Ep]<uh) ep]utu mU[ (Ey]gikL `}]y[E]<uh mUu piTic{[ jpic{uek]]fE}] |>iut[). tue (ae) ty]R (Bgvti) `}]h kUTi mUu Bgvti `Rh. n]<iyil p]ti (\>i) ATI (ATiyi}) \>iy]Tiyi}. p (bHu) Ak]Esn (m]Enn) Ak]se m]nh `uh pry]ruE}]. bHum]nh ek]E] a}Ey], ~t]y]uh miiyi} `u t]t[p>Yh. |o aRh EkE]L Ec]dY]>N A \i x]m]nYn} `u pru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. k]E>i Bti>iyueT xm]vRnh k<iyutinu muute aEHh xRvnuh n} v]iyuh yuim]nu m]yiIRu. atin]l sNtu>]e zbxm]jil \s]x[ztikum]yi v]diutinu Ep]kfemu my] zb]fe>}]hkUTi aEHE]Tu pru. aente ecy{]em[ aEHh xtiukyuh ecy[tu. xB kUTu divxh tiyil Eztiei. \s]x[ztikueT B]gh v]diutin[ aEHie zptiniDiy]yi O>u tiiyu[. s]x[ztikL v]dinuEp]kuE]L A kiiey kUeT ek]u Ep]kuh. aeny]f[ ptiv[. k]E>i Bti>i A viv>h ari[ te BZtYene][ O>u pUc{ey kUeT `Tuic{uek]u Ep]yi>uu. BZtYen Eztinu puru niRIu Bti>i aku kTuecu. aE]L sNtu>]nuh \s]x[zti kuh m[ aEnkh Ey]gYM]>uh avieT kUTiyi>uu.
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tu>]N Bti>iey ki[ (a[ aEHh zbc]>iy]yi>utin]l) \i `in]f[ vt[; v]dil Ec>]n]Ef]?" `u Ec]dic{u. "aEt" `[ aEHh \>h pru. aE]L s]x[zti "Ak]E>] zHxV" `u pru. \TEn Bti>i "nHi nHY]k]E>] dIRG ak]E>] zHxV" `u>h pru. s]x[ztikL Bti>iey ki[ aEHh kuiy]yi>u tin]l Ak]>h (s>I>h) zHxVh (nIh kurt[) muN Ayi>iuu `]f[ prt[. atinu Bti>i Ak]>h "A" `u a>em[ aRm]i \>h pru. |o yuiyil s]x[ztikL mTi ic{u Ep]yi. \Ten `}]v>umi>uu v]dh A>hBi]r]yE]L s]x[ztikL te kiiey `Tuu muil evc{u. \Ten Bti>i te pUc{eyyuh ek]uv[ aEHie muiuh vc{u. pUc{ey kE]E<uh kii Byeu niy]yi>uu. pie s]x[ztite v]dh tuTi. s]x[ztikL pr pURvpe `}]h Bti>i Kic{u. s]x[ztikL `u pruEv] aet}]h Bti>i abm]ef[ pryukyuh yuikL ek][ xRvvuh x]Diyuh ecy[tu. Ouek]uh s]x[zti vic]>ic{]l Bti>iey jyi]N k<ikyie}u tIRc{y]yE]L tu>]N "|ni aDikh v]difemi}. >Guvhsh k]tYie AdYe Es}]kin[ aDikh aRh pryut[ nii]E>] avR jyic{u `u tIRc{eTuiEy]h" `u pru. s]x[ztikL A Es}]kin[ aRh pryutu Ep]e m]>uh pryukyie}[ tu>]n[ visV]xmu]yi>utu ek]uh mH]Ey]gYn]y aEHe aEsSh mTi `u v>utu km]fE}] `u vic]>ic{ium]f[ |zpk]>h prt[. \Ten tu>]N prtien >uEp>uh xtic{u. s]x[ztikL aRh pry]nuh tuTi. s]x[ztikL A Es}]kinu n]u viDh aRh pru. atu EkE]L |tiDikh |ni A>uh pryukyie}uh ki<iey}]h s]x[ztikL]yiE]yi `uh xByiu]yi>u xk Ey]gYM]>uh tu>]nuh tIRc{eTui. Bti>i A Es}]kin[ s]x[ztikL prtiDikh vYm]yuh pURm]yuh ak}im]yuh `Rh pru. \Ten s]x[ztikL
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mTieyu xVyEmv xtic{u. ki<i nUeuh Bti>ite v]ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L s]x[ztikL "vEy]vZM]Ru A ki<i[ aRHt `ni]fut[. |[ |vieT kUTIutil `E]h vEy]vZn]yi[ A>umi}" `u pru. \TEn Bti>i "vyu kUTut]f[ En]uetil A ki<i[ aRHt `e BZtYn]f[. avn[ `FpWuvyu k<ii>iuu. vidY] vZt `E]h m]Rumie}u niL `}]v>uh xtiu kyuh ecy[tuvE}]" `u pru. `inu ve> pryuu, yuiek]uh Bti>iey jyi]N A>umi}]ety]ytu ek][ OTuh nUe]t]me ki<iyuh aEHh te v]i `u pr]l mtiyE}]. \s]x[ztikL mut]y p>Edszb]f e>}]h Ey]Tuh my]zb]fe>}]h xE]SE]Tuh kUTi pi>iyukyuh ecy[tu. pieyuh p uvc{uh p xhgtivs]uh s]x[ztikuh Bti>iyum]yi ve> v]dL \]yiu[. Oiuh Bti>i mTIi}. avR til nTiyt]yi Ekiu mi v]diuh kuEre axBYLkUTi aRBvic{iutin]uh vix[t>By]uh avey |vieT zpEtYkemTuu viv>iui}. Bti>i ki<i v]iuTiytilie AuEt]ruh `}]h aEHhte v]ivu. aEHe jyiutinu my]uh p>Edsuh A>uh \]yi>ui}. Bti>iyueT buiyueTyuh ]nieyuh si vRic{uek]i>utin]l pu>uSzp]y m]yE]E<uh aEHh Ekvh O>eedVtiy]yiIRu. xm]vRnh k<itie EsSh aEHh |}u i>m]yi t]mxiukyi}. xRvh zbmyh `u buiEy]TukUTi p Edsiuh xW>ic{uek]i>uu. O>il aEHh p>Eds[ `vieTEy] O>u xztil |>iuE]L avieT p Eds]>uh j]ti]>um]y aEnkh v<iEp]R vukUTi. kurc{uk<iE]L |o p]M]R til O>Tiksu]yi. p>x[p>h ve> axBYh pryukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten av>il O>u kU]R O]TiE]yi xR]>uEdY]gM]E>]Tu pru. \EdY]gM]R Esvuk]e>
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vi[ `}]ve>yuh piTiic{u v>ui. aE]L >ukU]>uh av>v>ueT xTe Eb]Diiukyuh t]]L niREd]Si k]efu v]diukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L \EdY]gN "niLu dZk[x]ikuE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. \TEn |o >ukU]>uh "A xztil O>u my]i |>iuu[. aEHh |et}]h kuh Ekuh ariiu A]f[" `u pru. \EdY]gM]R Bti>ieyyuh piTic{uv>ui Ec]dic{u. aE]L Bti>i "`niv>ueT B]S ariukUT]. atin]l av!R prtie aRh mni]yi}. `iuh avR til pr v]uke]e w]N pry]h" `u pri[ A >u B]g]>uh p>x[p>h pr v]uke `}]h aEHh avieT pru. kRf]Tkh, etu[, mH]>]zh, Hiu]ni, tmiL mut]yi Bti>iriukUT]vy]y aEnkh B]Skil aEnkhEpRkUTi O>u Hyilvc{u nT xhB]Sfh mu<uvnuh y]zkmh EkuD>ic{u me]>u u O>>hEp]uh et]et pru `utuh aEHie D]>f]si `ztm]ztmu]yi>uu `utin[ O>u Ym]f[. Bti>i[ tIeuh et]TIeuh mumu a]n e]umi}]yi>uu. aEHh AR Ec]ru ek]Tu]uh \uh. Eztiuh zb]f]yiuem}]h Ekrukyuh `}]ve>yuh et]Tukyuh `}]h ecy{uh. kui xuKinuh s>I>ie a<uu Ep]kutinuem}]et sui]yi]efu vic]>h Ep]uh aEHinu]yi>ui}. |eny]yiIRE]E<uh my] zb]fRe]e viy viS]dm]yi IRu. "su]suvic]>h kUT]etyuh my]ie Ac]>e Ouh eeke]]etyuh et]utiu nTu |y{]e nueT |}iuh Eztiuh EkiUT]" `e]e Bti>i aTul |}]E]L `}]v>uh vic]>iyuh pryukyuem]e ecy{uh. `iuh Bti>i vuEkru E]L viE>]Di]N ARuh eeD>Ymu]k]rumi}. Ae>}]h `e}]h pr]uh s]x[zth ek]uh yuiek]uh Bti>i ave> mTuemuh Bti>iu zBueu x]Di]N A>u
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vic]>ic{]uh k<ikyie}uh `}]vRuh niymu]yi>u tin]l En>i[ A>uh Ouh aEHE]Tu pry]rumi}. AuEt]ruh ptivu xB]xEnin]yi O>il sNtu>]nuh Ey]gYM]>]y aEnkh zb]f>uhkUTi tiyil Eztil kUTiyi>uE]L ptivuEp]e Bti>iyuh avieT eyi. Bti>i ki<iey}]h v]i y]zty]yE]L zb]f>um]yi, zb]fR: Apdi kih k>fIyh? Bti>i: x[m>fIyh c>fyugmhb]y] zb]fR: tl x[m>fh kih ku>uEt? Bti>i: zb]dInpi c ki>Iku>uEt `u Es}]k>UEpf Ec]EdY]>m]yi[ O>u xhB]Sf mu]yi. Bti>iyueT xRh avRe]>u Ap]yiIRi>u tuek]uh aEHe vRjiutinu nivZiyi}]tu ek]um]f[ zb]fR aen Ec]dic{t[. "Apil `]f[ ecEy{t[?" `]f[ zb]f>ueT Ec]dYie aRh. "EdviyueT p]de x[m>ifh". "A p]deuric{u x[m>fh `ien ecy{uh" `u pie Ec]dYh. "at[ zb]vu mut]yve>UTiyuh BZtYM]>]i ecy{uh" `u Bti>iyueT pie \>h. |en pr[ `}]v>uh pi>iyukyuh ecy[tu. piEdivxh te zb]fR `}]v>uhkUTi pmiu viuhvc{u Bgvtiey pUjiukyuh pviDiu mze e]uh puS[p]w[ji ecy[kyuh ApivZi]yi zp]Ri ukyuh ecy[tu tuTi. aen n][ptu divxe Bgvd[Exv k<iu n][pe]]h divxh Bti>i avieTec{u puru niuhek][ kuTi]N kurc{u evh Evfemu pru. \Ten O>]L O>u p]ztil kuer evh ek]uvu ek]Tuu. Bti>i aetTuu kuTic{u p]zth km<[ivc{i[ "`ni[ zBu[. aE]euh Ekrukyuh nie Ae>yuh et]Tukyuh ecy{u i}" `u pr[ avieT ni[ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. atil
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p]>ij]t]di divYpuS[pL k]feTutin]l, avieT tE divxh s]i k<ic{ ALu piE divxh s]i k<i]N p]Tie}[ OE>R]Tu[. `u m]ztm}, "aku kt[ puru pryukyi}" `[ O>u xtYvuh ecy{iic{i]f[ divxhEt]ruh s]i]e> akE[ kTiviTut[. nU>i avieT `i kurc{u divxh Bjnh k<iE]E<uh aviTe ptivuke}]h mni]yi. ~tu viDvuh |o ztimDu>h Exvifemu niyic{[ atinu t>hEn]ie][ t]mxic{u. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh ptivuEp]e zpB]tm]y E]E<uh nU>i kui k<ic{u mpil `i. kumTc{i>uu jph tuTi. aE]L s]i]>N vu nT turu. tEdivxe pUvuh m]yuh ztimDu>vuh `}]h `Tuu kifil ek]uEp]yi |Tutin[ O>u kuTh evh Ek]>ie]u vi]v]emu vic]>ic{[ aEHh kifupu>yiEu Ep]yi. A t>inu nU>i zsIEk]viinkEu kTu kuEr ztimDu>emTuu v]yi]i. aE]E<uh s]i]>N O]Tivu nU>iyueT k<uil piTiyuhkUTi. pie >uEp>uhkUeT avieTvc{u y]si O>u dVVyumu]yi. `iuh nU>i O>uviDil v]yi]iEyTE]h ztimDu>h vyium]i. s]i]>N viic{univiic{u. xhKYyi}] Aukuh kUTi. `}]v>ukUTi nU>iey piTic{u zpH>ic{utuTi. Ak]eT nU>i ku<i. my]iy]yiu t]en]>un}]et A>umi}. `}]h p>EdsikL. O>u p>icymi}] diuh. |osV>] `uEvU? `ien vic]>ic{u viS]diuE]L EdviyueT anuzgH]l aEHin[ O>up]yh Et]i. sV]xem}]h aTiiTic{[ kumi<ic{[ ctuEp]e kiTu. aE]E<uh `}]vRuh Bym]yi. EvgemTu[ ainu puru ek]uEp]yi. `iuh sV]xmi}]etyi>iutu k[ cu `u tIRc{eTui `}]v>uhkUeT `Tu[ O>u viy vn]>il ek]uEp]yi |uhvc{u Ep]>ikyuh ecy[tu. Auke]e Ep]eyu kE]L nU>i ptue `fI[, t}uh |Tiyuhek][ `e}]h }
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tkRi>uu `iuh zp]fBItiEy]TukUTi avieT niuh O]TiE]>ikyuh ecy[tu. ~t]nuh divxLek][ |}u vuEcRu. pie ci cikiXkuh muh ecy[tu EdHxuKh n}Ep]e \]ytinuEsSm]f[ O]E>] divYtVL tuTiyt[. `]l |EHie mL miv]ruh axBY]ky]l aeny}] ci xhgtikL m]ztEm |vieT pry]N nivZiyuU. O>il |o nU>i O>u diil ecE]L avieT O>u s]x[zti ci kuike k]vYL v]yiic{uek]i>iuk y]yi>uu. s]x[ztikueT piiuh kuikueT piuh Oe kuh Ekuhek]u nU>i kurc{u xmyh avieT |>uu. aE]L s]x[ztikL mUztsy[]yi kuTviEu Ep]yi. A xmyh >Guvhsh pic{uek]i>u O>u kuiy[[ O>u pdie p>iB]S Et]]et vtin]l mi]etyi>iutu ki[ "`] mi]et |>iun[?" `u nU>i Ec]dic{u. kui: O>u pdie p>iB]S Et]iyi}. nU>i: ~tu pdiey]f[? kui: k>i `utiey]f[. nU>i: at[ w]N prut>]h. k>ie `u ec]}iy]l mti. m]Gh pic{uek]i>u Ever]>u kui:ax[PTik]m] `utie p>iB]S `niuh Et]ui}. nU>i: ax[PTik]m], ae x[PTik]m]. aN aEeT n]y>[. x[PTik]m] `]ef[ `niuh n} niymi}. atu s]x[ztikE]T[ Ec]difh. nU>i y]et]>u xhsyvuh kUT]et |en prtien visVxic{u kuikL aen te \>uviuh tuTi. aE]E<uh
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s]x[ztikuh ti>ic{uvu. \Ten kuikL |o abh pryutu Ek[ aEHh EdSYeE]L nU>i ec]}ie]Tut]ef[ kuikL pryuky]l pie s]x[ztikuh nU>iyuh ti]yi v]dh. s]x[ztikL: |et] nU>i! kuikLien abh pruek]Tut[? nU>i: tnie]uh ariukUT]i]f[ |t[ abemu Et]ut[. viy s]x[ztik]efuh pr[ As]n]yiu ewii>u]l Ep]>]. v}tuh kurec{iuh pic{iuEvfh me]>]e pii]N pureT]N. a}]]l arivuvR pryuet}]h abm]efu Et]uh. s]x[ztikL: AH]! nU>iue]Ef] B]vh? aE]L `E]L vYut[pi

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atighBI>n]yi>iu tt[kR]v[ evruet |eney]>u pdh zpEy]gii}. s]x[ztikL: `]l |tie zpEy]jnem]ef[ nU>i pryfh. nU>i: (Em[puh kI<[puh cUi]fic{uek][) "A E]km]t] `uh |o E]kjnnI `um]f[ pri>iut[. atuek][ mH][mi O>u E]kie m]ztm}, p>E]kie m]t]vuh |HE]kie jnniyum]ef]f[ atie aRh. Ou m]zth pr]l O>u E]kiE}]et AkuEm]? `ET] |et]e v}tuh piec{iE mni]kU" `uh pr[ |riE]vukyuh ecy[tu. pieey]>il O>u divxh eevkuE>h |EHh aue< `iEc{Ru. kuic{u xY]vn]dikuh k<ic{[ ail `i. au v]Ev] mE] Ayi>utin]l a]<mi}] O>u divxm]yi>uu. \p]yil pH]>h v}tuh k<ifh `u vic]>ic{uek]i>iuE]L a]<pUj k<iu s]i]>N EndYh k<ic{ avuemTuuhek][ tiTiyiEu Ep]kutuku. avieT zbxVm]yiu ptivu ah v<iEp]Ru ek]Tu]et s]i]>ute apH>iy]fu ptiv[. av] ek]Tu]uh OE] O>u muriEy] a}]et ek]Tuukyi}. |o ptivukL muunU>i muEte arii>utuek][ avuhek][ Ep]y s]i]>e pi]e aEHvuh tiTiyiei. nU>i: `ET] s]i]>N! |viTe tiuky]efil `zteyh tiuh? ah O>]L

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nU>i: e` aet]um}. nUerinu xhsymi}. `eE]eyuv>]efil O>uxmyh |>unUerh tieyuh v>]h. s]i]>N: e` O>u k]umi}. azt miTuM]>iE]L BUmiyil jnic{ii}. `zt ep>uvyrn]y]uh muetil aDikh tiukyi} niyh te. nU>i: aet]ume}ET]. |>unUerh |o w]Nte tiu k]fic{ut>]h. y]et]>u xhsyvumi}. pryu

|en avR til |e}uh \ev{uh viy tRmu]yi. OTuh v]dh muruki ay{Wu >Up] pyvuh pru. "`]l |E]Le atriyfh" `u pr[ s]i]>N |>unUrh O>u>uiyi]i nU>iyueT muil evc{uek]Tuu. nU>i avieTyi>uu ptue ti]nuh tuTi. pE] ptinEW] ah tiE]E<uh nU>iuh vyru niru tZp[tiy]yi, aE]L nU>i "`ET] s]i]>]! t]nizt miTun]efu w]N vic]>ic{i>ui}. w]Nte viQ[i. `e vyrienuric{[ `e]L niyh tni]fE}]. |t] `niiE]L vyru niruk<iu. |ni O>hEp]uh ti]N zpy]xm]f[". s]i]>N: priE}? `]l >Up t>U. w]N muete

nU>i: "`ET] zbxVhvk ah divxhEt]ruh t]N tiutie vi v<iEp]n]y `niu t]N kfutIRu t>iky]f[ Evt[. atilni[ te aWu >Up `Tuuhek]u EsSh |E]u tEu" `u pr[ |riE]vukyuh ecy[tu. pieey]>il |EHh Ever O>u diil O>il ecu. atu >]viey]yi>uu. A Ezth xR]R
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vky]efiuh aviTe xk]Dik]>vuh aviTe v]>YR]yi>uu. v]>Y>[ viy Dnv]nuh ~vuh gRviS[nuh Ayi>uu. nU>i kui]n]yi kuTvil vE]L v]>Y>u muuTu]et |>u[ ` Et]N B]viy]f[. nU>iey ki[ y]et]>]c]>vuh B]vic{i}. A EdsE[ v]>Y>[ O>u zpD]nnuh Ezt]Dik]>iyuh Ayi>utuek][ aeny]f[ ptiv[. nU>i[ aet]e arivu]yi>utin]l aEHvuh aTul eci>uu. "Etc{ukui nmuu p]yi]yiy]h. w]nuh Etc{ukuic{iu ve> divxm]yi" `uh pru nU>iyuh `eyTuu Etc{utuTi. v]>YRu Ekmm]yi EdSYh vu. `iuh Ouh miiyi}. nU>i Evgh `yuh Etc{u kuer |Wyuh t]iyuh |E]eTuu fil Etc{ukuiyuh k<ic{[ aiei. aE]E<uh \c{Ujyuh k<iy]r]yi. Etv]>em}]h k<iE]E<uh nmx[k]>h k]m]yi `u s]i]>N vu pru. \Ten nU>i Ep]yi \]ni>uu. avieT \c{Ujy[u xR]R vky]yi O>u p][p]yxh ptivu[. at[ v<iEp]>]yi v>u zb]fR[ zbxVm]yi nmx[k]>inu vifem]f[ ~R]Tut[. `iuh divxhEt]ruh v]>Y>u ek]uEp]yi x]]Tu k<iy]f[ ptiv[. atuh muu nU>i arii>utin]l \ofu pkutiy]yE]L p][p]yxh vi]N s]i]>En]T[ pru. v]>Y>u pr}]et p][p]yxh t>]N p]Tie}u s]i]>N prE]L "v]>Y>u priutey]f[. ByeET]. viiE]U" `u nU>i pru. s]i]>N p][p]yxh viie]Tuu. nU>i mUumue x]]Tuh k<ic{u evilu>yil Ep]yi kiTum]yi. v]>YR kuiyuh jpvuh `}]h k<i[ \]N eci>uu. \ofu pkutiy]yE]L ptivuEp]e p][p]yxh vi]N pru. aE]L viie]u ni x[ztI "p][p]yxh A v<iEp]N nU>i[ ek]Tuu `u s]i]>N pru" `u pru.
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v]>YR: atuEv{]? A>u pri]f[ ek]Tut[? x[ztI: a]vN pru `[ A nU>i pri]f[ ek]Tuetu s]i]>N pru. v]>YR: AH]! Ezd]Hi vY]jh pru piy]fE} ecy[tt[? `]l ay]E]eT]u Ec]dic{iute Evfh viT]N. `iE |ni \ofu B]vmuU. `u pr[ v]>Y>[ `c{iy{uh mTiiTic{uhek][ EdSYeefIu evilu>yueT v]till ec[ "p][p]yxh EmTuc{uE]]N w]N nU>iEy]Tu pruEv]? nU>i: H], ek]sv]! nIeyu v]>Y>]f[? ninuE] a]hgHZdyh? ~BY]! Em]nii suv]>Y>u mH]Ey]gYN, n} a]hgHZdy]>N. ay]]fu Etc{ukuic{]l p][p]yxmufemu pri>iut[. a}]et nI pr]l A>u EkLuh? w]N nie v]iy]>En]? `zpk]>h y]et]>u tTvuh kUT]et nU>iyueT sk]>h EkE]L v]>Y>u v}]et an]yiIRu. atinumu[ O>ilE]uh A>uh |en te prii}]tin]l |t[ ~vuh duHm]yi Bviy]l |niyuh nU>i v}tuh pryutinuh v}v>uh vu EkLutinuh |Ty]Ekeu vic]>ic{[ atYh Ey]TUkUTi aBim]nniDiy]y v]>YR fil v]>YEute mTiE]yi. nU>iyueT v<i[ nU>iyuh Ep]yi. pie O>il A Eztil Ep]yE]L avieT \Xvm]yi>uu. `E] k]>fvs]l avieT kUinu vi>u nY]>um]yi muSiyutiniTy]yi. atin]l nY]e> Ou pifemu niyic{u. avieT \Xvh nTie]i>u tHsIld]R Eztm>Y]dkL Ouh niymi}]etyuh Eztie mtilkuEp]uh kT]N p]Ti}]etyuh \
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O>u x]Du mnuSYn]yi>uu. nU>i A tHsIld]>ueT aTul Exvy[TuukUTi O]ht>il \yi}] O>u evTi prupiTiic{u. `eney]l, "|vieT \Xv][ viie |Ty[u zpdifinu mue]e nY]R mi<]vuv]dYh kUeT `Tuu Exvi ptivu]yi>uu. |e]}h atuh k]f]ni}. Eztil |o v]dYh ve> muKYm]yiut]f[. yjm]nn[ |tie niymi}]yi>iuemu vic]>ic{u nY]R |tu kbiiuky]fu ecy{ut[. atin]l atu kUeT nT]n]yi chek] ph yjm]nnu ve> kurc{i]f[. |zpk]>h nU>iyueT vY]jvcneEu visVxic{[ x]Duv]y tHsIld]R p]ve nY]e>e][ mH]Em>uvien E]eyi>iu mi<]v[ O>u divxh ekieyTuic{uvEzt. piEdivxm]yE]E<uh nY]R nU>iey s>fh zp]pic{u. pie aEHhte tHsIld]>ueT aTul pru nY]>ueT |o zgHi< O<ic{uviTukyuh ecy[tu. pieey]>il muunU>i v<iy]ztyil O>u un]y nU>iyueT |}[ \ofu k<i]n]yi Ekri. aviTe nU>i v<iEp]Ru pc{evhEp]uh ek]Tu] ks[mn]ef[ muunU>i arii>utin]l avieTyuh aEHh O>u \p]ym]f[ \pEy]gic{t[. muunU>i muu ecuni[ Ou cumc{E]L aku Etv]>h k<ic{uek]i>u gZHN nU>i duRmuKvuh k]fic{uek][ ptue puruv[ "`in] vt[" `u Ec]dic{u. muunU>i: w]N kurc{u dUe> O>u u Ep]yi v>iky]f[. nueT ayueT zs]h |]f[. nivZiyueil atu mui]et |vieT<ic{u Ep]y]le]]emu[. pfh `ztEvfemiuh ecvu ecy{]N ty{]r]f[. a[ kZpyu]yi atu k<iic{yy[fh. zs]vuh mUute Evfem]f[ `e AzgHh.
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|tuEkE]L dify]yiuh x]m]nviy]yiuh pfh kuer tieyTu]emu vic]>ic{[ "`]l ctuRviDm]yiute EvEf]?" `u gZHN Ec]dic{u. muunU>i: ayueT zs]h aeny}]et \]yii}. atuek][ aente Ay]lek]]em]f[ AzgHh. pfh `zt Evfemiuh \[. gZHN: `]l EvtuEp]e Oe Av]h. muunU>i: `]l a[ Etc{ukuifh. `yueT vikUTi `]efuvc{]l tE]h. \Ten gZHN aen Av]emu xtic{u. pie akuEp]yi Evet}]h fil evc{u]uinu cheki `yuemTuu >uEp>uhkUTi kui]NEp]yi. muunU>i fil kui k<ic{u. "`]l w]N Ep]yi `}]h vh kUe. a[ kui k<i[ Evgil vEU" `uh pr[ |}ei. aE]E<uh aRjnh eviu Evet}]h evc{u]i, n]uekil ek]uvuvc{u v]tiuh c]>i aTukyiEu Ep]yi. "|ni akEu kT]emu prETi" `u pru. \Ten muunU>i akEu kTu n]uekie purEu v]tie}]mTc{u x]]yumiu avieT |>u[ te]N vii evTi]yi[ \ofuh tuTi. kurc{u k<iE]E<uh gZHn]N nU>i Etc{ukuiyuh k<iu v]till vu mui vii]N tuTi. muunU>i "|t] w]N v>uu. kurc{[ avieT nilfh. |et]u mu<uvn]yiE]e" `u pr[ x]vD]nil \ofu k<ic{u. \ofu k<iu eekyuh mTiiTic{uhek]uv[ |Te eekek][ v]til turE]L gZHNnU>i "aE}! tniu zs]mU]nueu pri[ |eny]Ef]? `u Ec]dic{u. muunU>i: `e mU[ EdSYeT>ut[. a]ihek][ `ni[ a[ph etiE]yi. |vieT vE]<]f[
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O]Rmyu]kut[. |[ ayueT zs]m}. `e pir]]f[. atuek][ t>EeT]umu]yi}. aTzpmN D]>]h. EdHem}]h atisy]yi." |tuEkE]L gZHNnU>i Ek]p]n]yi kuh cuvie][ `]fitinu mrupTi prEyetu vic]>ic{uh ek][ niluE]L muunU>i eekyuh k<uki pTiiri E]vukyuh ecy[tu. |EHh O>il Ar]upue< pU>h k]f]N Ep]vukyu ]yi. Ar]upue< pU>inu Ep]kuvR tLuvey}]h k<i[, kiuiTE]h |>vuh v]i xRv]B>fBUSit M]>]yi]fE}] Ep]vuk ptiv[. `]l muunU>i Ep]yt[ aeny}. aEHie trv]uvky]yiu xk vx[tu ueTyuh AD]>zpm]fL `}]h O>u epiyi]iei eyTuuhek]]f[. pU>[ O>]lryi!l kyri AD]> eiyuh tyilvc{[ pU>h kuek]u niu. annYx]D]>f m]y |o zpvZiyueT \EsYem]ef[ ciR Ec]dic{E]L "av>vRu zdvYpui `ztE]mueE}] |vieT k]fiEt[? ae}il |o Auke}]h |zt ve> xVRfh cumuhek][ vi>iuetin]f[? atin]l nmuu x]dYueT AD]>L w]N ek]uEp]t]f[. w]N kurc{u x]dic{iut[ vx[tu]yi]f[; xVRfm]yi}. pie |eny}]et nivZiyi}E}]" `u pru. `TutiDikh xVRf]B>fumfiu vi>u p Ey]gYM]>uh |tu Eku x]m]nYiDikh mDYmm]yi `utu prEyti}E}]. |EHh AdYm]yi ti>uvnpu>u Ep]yE]L O>u divxh ep]utu>]N ti>umnie Ek]vie<uu xmyh muuek]u t mUTiei sIEviu>yiu O>u viy kle]iyiiri muKh m]zth purEu k]fic{uek]i>uu. O>il ti>umnuek][ aE]u En]iyE]L |o muKh ku "at]>]f[ kle]iyiiriyi>iut[, viie"
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`u k[pic{u. \Ten H>i]>N nU>iey viic{u ti>umu]ek ek]uecu. "`in]yi]f[ |til |riyi>ut[?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. nU>i: |vieT v]l muKh k]fifem[ Ekiu[. atiiriyi>i]]l muKh m]ztm]yiu k]fi]N zpy]xm]yiiriyt]f[. nU>iyueT |o Pith Ekiu ti>umnuek]u xE]Sic{u x]nh k[pic{uek]Tut}]et Ouh ti>uvu ETu]yi}. |et}]h |EHh Exvic{ ti>umDu>ie m]H]Ym]f[. aEHh `u zpvRic{]uh `u pr]uh aEHE]Tu viE>]Dh Et]ukyi}. atu evruet v>ut}E}]? aEHh AuEt]ruh tZUfIur \Xvinu Ep]k]ru]yi>uu. Ah, O]htul, w]fiEMli, v]Er[, ecTividY, a]n]h, kuriy]h, Aiy]h mut]yi `}] kUvuh aEHvuh O]E>]u c]Riyuh ptiv]f[. mu c]Ruk]e>e][ aEHie EpRukUTi O]E>] zp]vsYh kiiuh. A vky[u a>iE]ukL v]i avRu ek]Tuuh. pfh mu<uvnuh aEHh `Tuuh. aeny]f[ ptiv[. p]kh pryukeyut[ Oum]zth ALEe>e]u x]Di] t]ky]l at[ aEHhtey]f[ nTuk. EvSheki viu ec[ niluem}]et p]kh prynuet]uh aEHh pic{iu]yi>ui}]tin]l Ouh pry]ri}. Ey]gYM]>]y aEnkh p]k]R Ever \tuek][ A>uh |EHie aTu[ Ep]k]rumi}. O>udivxh p]kh Eku ek]i>iuve>}]h te aTul v>ufem[ nU>i niyic{[ O>up]yh ecy[tu. `eney]l, >u eekyuh tyil vc{uek][ "aEy{] p]Ev" `[ \re O>u nivii vc{u ek]Tuu. atuEk[ Auke]e p>izBmic{[ `]efriy]n] yi[ O]Ti |EHh EvSh eki nilu diiE[ ecu. aE]L nU>i "|en niviic{uek][ A sURfK K>e aTuE[ ecu" `u pru p]kvuh mtiy]i.
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EkL]n]>umi}]ety]yE]L mu p]k]>uh mtiy]i. aen EkLvi]R[ atumi} |tumie}]iIRu `u pr]l mtiyE}]. pie O>u divxh O>u n} vYut[pn]y O>]L nU>iey AEpifemu k>utie]u nU>iyueT p]kh EkL]n]yiec{u. aE]L nU>i, GT] pT] GTpT] GTp]Tp]T] B]T] cT] cT cT] cT c]T c]T] mU] kT] kTkT] kTk]T k]T] kUT] kuT] kuTukuT] kTiy]TikUT] `e]>u Es}]kh ec]}i aEHinu Et]iytu Ep]eyu viQ[ie}]h atinRm]yiu pru. p]kh k<iyuTN A vidV]N nU>iEy]T[ "EH, |o Es}]kh ~tu zpbiut]f[? |tie aRh OukUTi pruEk]l ek]]h" `u pru. nU>i: P kusv]! nI pryuE]e]ery]N w]N nie siSYn]Ef]? ~tu zpbiut]ef[ ariyfemil zgp>icymu AfuE]Tu v}vE>]Tuh Ep]yi Ec]di[. `niiE]L pry]N avx>mi}. vidV]n]yi[ w]en]>uN m]ztEm |vieT viuU. muunU>i O]E>] xhgtivs]l aEnkh B]S]Es}]kL \]Iu[. av azt xBY}]tin]l |vieT Ouh EcRui}. Es}]ke}]h x]m]nYh n]yiu[. y]ztiyil |EHh ek]ifi mut]y aEnkh EvSL ek]ru[. EvSe}]h ve> n]yi>uu `]f[ Ekiut[. v]uke}]h Pitmym]yi>iuh. muunU>iyueT EvSh a>uv]l Ep]vutuve> k]<[c]>il O>ue> iuh O>u xmyvuh ci>i]et |>uuEp]yi `u v>]ri}.
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aEHie EvSh kurc{uk]h ti>uv]Ril viy EmEn]N (EdvxVh Ek]yi) Ayiuh |>uiu[.

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|EHh O>umzb]fnuh n} s]Eynum]yi>uu. divxhEt]ruh Edviey \p]xn |EHinu ptivu]yi>uu `u m]ztm}, ec]v{]<[c, eviy]<[c, kru v]v[ mut]y divxil mdYm]hx]di niEvdYE]TukUTi viDizpk]>mu sipUjyumu]yi>uu. pUj]n>h, aEHh D]>]h mdYh Exvi]rumu[. Edvi aEHinu zptYmURiy]yi>uu. |EHh mdYm]hx]dikL kUi sipUj k<iyuh mdYh Exviukyuh ecy{u viv>h mu zb]fR D]>]m]yi ariu `iuh |EHie divYtVh nimi]h aet]uh kupiTiutinuh |EHinu ptitVh k[piutinuh ARuh k<ii}. |EHh |}] uevc{[ nU>im]R kUTiyi>uuek][, "|y{]L su nIcn]f[. |et]e zb]fRu EcRt]Ef]? nmuini |o kukuTiyen nueT |}il y]et]>Tiyi>inuh fi>ut[. fi]et v]l aTic{u pur]fh. nmu]Ruh y]et]>Tiyi> inuh |y{]ueTyvieT Ep]vukyuh Ev" `e]e pryuh `iuh |EHE]Tu En>i[ Ouh pry]N ARuh yui yu]yi}. tt]y O>u Yh ki]et O>]Lu zBu k[piu eteny]f[? atin]l v}tuh Yh kupiTifemu niyic{u xVEdsik]y nU>im]e>}]hkUTi atinu t>h En]i e]i>uu. aenyi>iuE]L O>u eviy]<[c n]L puiy]ii nU>i sipUjy[u mdYh v]]n]yi Ep]yi>iuu `u viv>h nU>im]Rrivu kii. \Ten avR pRkUTi |EHh mdYvuhek]u v>uE]L |Ty[uevc{u piTifemu niyic{u v<iv[ O>u u ece]ic{i>uu. kurc{uxmyh k<i E]L puiy]ii nU>i mdYkuhBvuh tyil evc{u v>v]yi. \Ten nU>im]e>}]h kUTi cuuh ecu vu. k]>Yh piE]yi `u vic]>ic{uhek][ |vR "|o kuTie]ef"u Ec]dic{u.
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|vR te cti]N vi>iuv>]efu puiy]ii nU>iu mni]yi. |v>ueT ctiey]uh tE]Tu puk yie}[ |EHinu n} niymu]yi>uu `iuh, |vRiv>ueT \X]Hh Pic{u `u vic]>ic{u kurc{ukUTi xE]Smu]Iu piIT[ abm]i viT]emu vic]>ic{u tt[]h Ouh mi]et p>u]N B]vic{u. aE]E<uh nU>im]R[ \X]Hh vRDic{u. "`] kuTil, `] kuTil" `e}]v>uh Ec]dYh murum]yi. puiy]ii nU>i viy jt xhBvic{ B]vil A>uETyuh Ene> En]]et muKh kuiu kI<[Ep]u En]ie][, "|til viEsSiec{]umi}" `u ptue pru. aE]L ciR "`]l kuTh a<ic{u k]ffh" `]yi. ciR kuTh piTic{u t]e<yirievc{u. aE]L mdYie gh D]>]m]yi vtuek]u kuTinke] efu nU>im]Ru niym]yi. atin]l kuTh aTc{u ekiyi>i ut[ a<ic{u k]ffemu muruh ks]yi<iu. aE]L puiy]ii nU>i "`in<ic{u k]fuu? |til kurc{u kiyTy[y]f[. ak]yiEu mUuh kU]N kiyTy[ Evfemu priu v]ie]u Ep]vuky]f[" `u pru. aE]L nU>im]R "`]l |o kiyTy[ wLe]u k]ffh" `]yi. `inu ve> pryuu, kuTm<ic{u k]fi]N aEHh mTiuhEt]ruh kuTil mdYm]ef u niyvuh at<ic{u k]ffemu niRbvuh nU>im]Ru ks]yi IRu. a<ic{u k]fi]et viyy[i e}u tIRc{y]yE]L puiy]ii nU>i "`]l kE]iN" `u pru kuTie mUTi a<ic{u. nU>im]R En]iyE]L kuTh nirc{[ n} O]>h kiyTy[y]yi>uu. nU>im]e>}]h mDYmm]yiE]yi `u prEyti}E}]. `}]v>uh Ep]yE]L puiy]ii nUti>i kuTh pURvitiyil aTc{ueki `Tuuh ek][ aEHie |}Eu Ep]yi. pUjyueT xmym]yE]L kiyTy[ mdYhte AyiI>ukyuh ecy[tu.

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|en pviDil p>Iic{iuh |EHh mdYp]nh ecy{uuutinu tt]y O>u Yh kupiTiutinu nU>im]R vic]>ic{iu k<ii}. pUjiutuh mdYh Exviu tuh pu>y[kutey]f[ ptiv[. atu >]ztik]i]yi>i yuh ecy{uh. aenyu xmyil Ae>iuh k]f]N ec]l "|E]L xmymi}. >]vie Ave" `u pryutinu BZtYM]e> sh ekiyi>iuh. pie >]ztixmyu v]tiTc{u kiTu |EHien AReiuh ecu k]f]N k<iyuEm]? pkl puru k]fuE]e<uh kuTic{iu]yi>iyumi}. pie `u nivZiy]fut[? |en O>u nivZim]Rgvuh |}]et ve>]h viSmic{tie EsSh nU>im]e>}]v>uhkUTi viv>h >]j]vil ariyic{u. sipUjyu divxh niym]yi ariu pr]l nivZiyu]]emu >]j]vu k[pic{u. pie nU>im]e>}] v>ukUTi kRTkil kru v]vi]L sipUjyueu viv>h xU[mm]yi ariu >]j]vil zgHiic{u. puiy]ii nU>i ptivuEp]e pUjyuh k<ic{u mdYvuh Exvic{u md] HZdyn]yiiT xmyh aEHe viic{uek]u v>uv]n]yiu >]j]v]yc{u. >]j]vie AL nU>iyueT |}u ecu viv>h d]xi muK]>h ak]yil zgHiic{u. aRjnh A viv>h nU>iyueT aTul ecu pru. aE]L mdYie H>i ek]u Eb]Dheku kiT nU>i "Ae ni]vudiuE]L ec}]h. |E]L |>uu zpy]xmueu pryEc{[" `u pru. aRjnh A viv>h d]xi mUh >]jBZtYEn]Tu pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu. puiy]ii nU>i evivu kUT]et v>utu k]fu tinuh >]j]vienUTi x]iy]i evc{uek]u zBu k[piu tinum]yi au >]jxiDiyil axhKYh nU>im]R kUTiyi>uu. aE]L >]jBZtYN vu "nU>i ni]vudiuE]L v>]emu pri>iuu" `u >]j]vie aTul ariyic{u. atuEku nU>i mdYp]nh ecy[tu evivu kUT]et pryc{t]ef[
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`}]v>uh tIRc{eTui. kruv]vi]L cznudieyut[ O>iuh \]k]t]ky]l atu xVEb]DmuvR pryuk yi}E}]. aE]L >]zti kuer aDikm]ytin]l nU>im]>]>uh av>v>ueT |}iEu Ep]yi}. >]j]v[ piyryiE e<uiytie EsSh `}]v>uh >]jBvnile O]E>] u Ep]yiiTuri. ~kEdsh aRD>]ztiy]yE]L puiy]ii nU>iu Eb]Dh vIfu. aE]L aEHinu >]j]vie AL vi>uu `E] t]N `E] axhbh pryc{u `E] ~t]e]e O>u xVp[nh Ep]e O]RmEt]uky]l viv>h aRjnE]Tu Ec]diyuh \]y vx[tut aRjnh pryukyuh ecy[tu. ni]vudiuE]L ec}]em]f[ pr yc{i>iuetu EkE]L nU>i tt[]h O]ic{u. `iuh xRvE]eekkm]t]v]yi>iu x]]l siyueT xH]ymutuEk][ tni[ Ouh dux]Ym]yuh avm]nk>m]yuh v>ikyie}u visV]xE]TukUTi aEHh \Ten `fIu >]jxiDiyiE[ pureu. puriri En]iy E]L pURfczN Ak]smDYil zpk]sic{u nilutuh n} visdczik E]kem}]h niru p>i>iutuh k]feu. atin]l atYh xuHZdyn]y nU>i Evgil >]jBvn iei >]j]vu kiTuru piyrv]ti[l ecu mui viic{u. \Ten >]j]vufR[ "A>t[?" `u Ec]dic{u. "w]Nte, puiy]ii" `u nU>i pru. \Ten >]j]vu puriri En]iyE]L pURfczenyuh czik]zpk]seyuh k[ atYh vix[myic{u. aE]Le >]j]vu BZtYM]e>ryc{u nU>im]e>ey}]h viic{uv>ui. `}]v>uh |tuk[ ~vuh auteu. >]j]vu puiy]ii nU>i[ anvDi x]n uh ek]Tuu xE]Siic{yc{u. aEHh aEHie |} eiyE]E<uh cznuh czikyuh mru n} |>u]vukyuh ecy[tu. A k]fet[ x]]l cznuh czikyum}]yi>uu `u prEyti}E}]. BvXy]y Edvi Bn]y nU>i[
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avm]nh xhBvi]et |>i]N Evi te kuil OeTu[ \yRiiTiy]yi>uu ecy[tt[. at[ kvRe}]h czn]yiuh atie Es]B cziky]yiuh Et]i `EyuU. |zpk]>h p>uh p viDil p>Iic{iuh puiy]ii nU>iey avm]niutiEn] aEHie mdYp]ne zptYeTuutiEn] aEHinu zBu k[piutiEn] k<ii}. EdvIzpx]dh EvtuEp]e xiic{iuve> jyi]N A>u vic]>ic{]uh k<iyut}E}]. puiy]ii nU>i O>u n} mzv]diyum]yi>uu. aEHe mzv]din]yi p>uh fic{uek][ Ep]vuk ptiv]yi>uu. aEHh O<ic{]l O<iy] b]D Ouh \]yi>ui}. nU>i mzv]dinuh mum]yi anYil Ep]vuE]L Edvi zptYmURiy]yi[ aEHE]TukUTi Ep]vuk ptiv]yi>uu. `iuh at[ anYM]R[ azptYh te Ayi>uu. O>u divxh nU>i `vieTEy] Ep]yi O>u mzv]dh k<i[ aRD>]zti nU>i muuh Edvi pium]yi |}Eu pureu. kuer v<i Ep]tie EsSh O>il nU>i ti>iu En]iyE]L Edvieyi}. `vieTE]yt]yi>iuh `u xhsyic{u kurc{u En>h ti>iuniu. `iuh k]f]y[ky]l nU>iu vYxnm]yi. OEnVSic{iuEvfh Ep]k]enu niyic{[ aEHh Ep] Eute ti>ieyureu. kurc{u ecE]L v<iuxmIph O>u prye m]Til O>u pryN O>u v]uh pIvuh evc{u Edviey pUjiutuh ek]utuh c]utuh ci x[Et]ztL ec]}i x[tutiutuh Edvi A pUj ~uek][ A pIiEMl |>iutuh nU>i ku. (Edviey prynu k]f]N p]Ti}]yi>uut]nuh). ave pUjyuh muh k<iyutuve> nU>i `}]h kuhek][ v<iyile niu. aet}]h k<iE]L Edvi `fI[ avieTniu pureu nU>iyUeT aTul vu. aE]L nU>i
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"a}Ey] Edvi! |o prm]Tiuh muh avieTe<ueiyt[ viy km]f[. mztz]dike]umi }]et nIcn]y A pryN pUjic{tien aviTuu eeke]ukyuh ave niEvdY]hse aviTunuBviukyuh ecy{utu ki[ `ni[ ve> v}]et Et]i. |ni Em]eiuh |enyutinu Ep]k]ti>u]l ek]]h" `u pru. |tu Eku Edvi ci>ic{uhek][ "a}], a[ |tuve> `e xVB]vh n}Ep]e ariii}, aE}? aEu mnsuiyuh Biyuh mtiy]yii}. `euric{u Biyu `}]v>uh `nie]u Ep]ey]f[. c]enuh zb]f enumu vYtY]xh `nii}. BiyuvR A>u viic{]uh `nivieT Ep]k]ti>i]N nivZiyi}. w]N mztz]di ke]L gfiut[ Bieyy]f[. |o tVh ariii}] aEeT kUeT w]N v>ui}. |ni aEy[[ `e]f]nuh k<iyi}. `iuh ptiviNzpk]>h BiEy]TukUTi `e \p]xic{uek]i>u]l au vic]>iu k]>Yem}]h w]N x]Diic{u t>ikyuh ecy{]h" `>uiec{y[t[ avieTe aRD]nvuh ecy[tu. atilie nU>i m]hxcuuek]u Edviey kii}. Edvi azptYy]ytie EsSh aDikk]h aEHh jIvic{i>uiumi}. puiy]ii nU>iey my]il p Edsiuh p jnuh |uh kuTuhbp>Edvty]yi evc{]c>ic{uv>uu[. kRiTkm]xiuh tu]m]xiuh muh puiy]ii nU>iu evhkuTi evy[uk `e]>u k]>Yvuh pETuh nTu[. puiy]ii nU>iu evhkuTi zp]Ric{]l xk k]>Yuh x]Diuem]f[ ci>ueT visV]xh. xtiyu] k]n]yiuh xu]k]n]yiuh b]ED]pzdvL, E>]gL mut]yv m]rutin]yiu nU>iu evhkuTi zp]Ri pETuh nT]f[. Em]Sfh etiyiu viSyi]fEzt |tu zpD]nh. puiy]ii nU>iu evhkuTi zp]Ric{]l etiy] Em]Sfh E]kiie}]f[ ciR pryut[. evhkuTi zp]Ric{]l n][pe]u divxinkh Em]ic{vN
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m]u Ec]dic{uek]u Em]Sfe]i \Tme p]dil ek]uecu nmx[k>iuh. aen ecy[tie}il A Em]]vuh ave trv]iu `}]v>uh >h CRic{u m>iuh. k]>Yh x]Dic{iu zp]Rn nT]etyi>u]l Em]]vie anuBvhte \Tmnuh xiiuh. puiy]ii nU>iyueT xVB]vh k]yhkuh v]uEp]e |>uB]guh mURc{yut]f[. |EHeE]e \zgmURiy]yiu Ever y]et]>u mURiyumi} `ien pryukyuh visVxiukyuh ecy{uvR |]u D]>]mu[. ve>]h muE m>ic{uEp]yi>iu |EHe uric{u ByBivisV]xbHum]nL |]hve> ninil femil, |EHh jIvic{i>u k][ |EHie divYtVuh autkRuh x]m]nYem]um}]yi>uuevu `}]vRuh \oHi]vut]f[. |EHie |}h Ek]<iE]]yi>uu `uh |EHh c>mgtiey zp]pic{i[ |E]L aUru xhvX>il aDikm] yi>iuu `um]f[ Eki>iut[.

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Ek]un]uk]>n]y O>u zb]fN aBYxifem AzgHE]TukUTi Ek]<iE]u avieT a]e mU]h mur >]j]v[ viy yi>utin]l |o zb]fN aEHe ecu AzgHh ariyic{u. >]j]vu xE]SxEmth aEpey xVIk>ic{u. O>u xumuHURil aBY]xh A>hBiukyuh ecy[tu. AyuDvidY vuEcRu. aBY]xiy] ku te zb]fe zb]fN

|en O>u ek]}h k<iE]L O>u divxh gu>uv]y >]j]vu siSYn]y zb]fEn]T[ "|E]L aEiTi]n]yi `ztEpR v]l tTuuniR]"emu Ec]dic{u. aE]L zb]fN "ptin]yi>h Ep>uv]l O>u zpy]xvuh kUT]et w]N tTuuniR]h" `u>h pru. "atuek]u mtiy] yi}. kurc{ukUTi aBYxifh" `u pru >]j]vu vIuh piic{uek]i>uu. zb]fN atij]zgtEy]TukUTi pic{uh ek]u t]mxic{u. aen O>u ek]}h kUeT k<iE]L vIuh gu>u Emlzpk]>h Ec]dic{u. aE]L "ay{]yi>h Ep>u v]l tTuniR]h" `u zb]fN pru. "|niyuh mtiy]yi}" `u pru pieyuh aBYxiic{u. |en O]E>] ek]}hkUTuE]L Emlzpk]>h gu>u Ec]diyuh siSYN ">]yi>h Epe>Tu]h, Ayi>hEpe> Tu]h, aUruEpe>Tu]h" `ien pryukyuh ecy[tu ek]i>uu. aen pzuek]}h k<iE]L "|E]L `u Et]uu" `u gu>u Ec]dic{u. "O>]L v]l tTu niR]emu Et]uu[" `u siSYN \>h pru. "|niyuh mtiy]eyu Et]ui}. kurc{ukUeT pifh" `u pru gu>u pieyuh piiyuh siSYN piukyuh ecy[tu ek]i>uu. |o gu>usiSYM]>ueT Emlpr Ec]EdY]>L ek][ a[p]nh aHtiey \]ut] efu x[p m]kuu. AdYh zb]fN niE>]Dnm]Rg}]et p>]zkmf
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eevSmYL zgHi]y[kyuh piIT[ atukUeT zgHic{utuTu kyuh ecy[ttuek]]f[ Emlzpk]>h prt[. |en kurc{uk]hkUeT k<iE]E<[ |o Oe>]]>h aBY]xiy]yiIRu. |ni pic{tu aEHinute Et]iuTi. `iuh gu>u siSYvXn]y A >]j]v[ "Ep]>] Ep]>], emy{u `u pruhek]u pieyuh aBYxiic{u. zb]fN mti `[ xtic{i}. k]kfh"

|enyi>iuE]L O>u divxh |o zb]fN >]vie ptivu aBY]xvuh k<iu Etc{ukui]n]yi xRv]hgh `yuh Etc{uek]u pureu. zb]fN avieTyu O>u mtileinki>u]f[ ` Etc{t[. A mtileilni[ purEirutinu v]till mtilu pur]yiu >uvsuh O]E>]>uR O]E>] kuvuh piTic{uek]u ni[u tinuh zb]fN v]till viruE]L >uEp>uh >u vsuniu epeu kuutinuh k[pn ek]Tuu >uEpe> gu>uv]y >]j]vu niRIu]yi>uu. >]j]vuh avieT O>u u mri>ui>uu. zb]fN |o viv>em]uh ariy]et ptivuEp]e v]till v[ purEiri. epeu >uvsuh nii>u ku]R O]E>] kuuh evc{uek]Tuu. kuuek]tie EsSEm zb]fN ku]e> kuU. `iuh \Ten aEHh avieTniu c]Tiu. gu>uv]y >]j]vu eviyil |rivu En]iyE]L >u kuieyuh a[ ` piyuh zb]fe EdH[ et]iEp]uh muriy]etyuh |>iut]yuh ku. >]j]vu ve> xE]Sic{[, "|t]f[ emy{[ k]kfh `u pry]rutie aRh. |ni aBY]xh mtiy]]h" `u siSYEn]Tu pru. "`}]h aviTue kZp" `u siSYnuh pru. >]j]vu Ek]vikEuh zb]fN kui]nuh Ep]kyuh ecy[tu. >]j]v[ |zpk]>h te zpiysiSYen kuhek][ kuic{tu siSYe aBY]xbe p>Iiutin]yiuh |tuek]u te siSYn[ apkTem]uh pifyukyie}u niymu]
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yiuh Aefutu zpEtYkh pryfemi}E}]. kil `eiuh Ep]kutinu ek]]N tuTuE]L `ztyuh Evg il atu aTuEp]kuuvE}]. atuEp]eyu xV]DInt s>I>inumu]kfemt]f[ "emy{uh k]kfh" `utie aRh. atYh \oE]TukUTi kuiy ati nisit]y kuL te EdHil ek]tieEsSh viv>mriu et]imuriyutinu mu]yi c]Tiyfemil aEHinu `ztm]zth emy[xV]DInmu] yi>ifh. aE]L aEHinu emy{u k]kfemu gu>uvinu]yi>u aBizp]yh xPm]yi `riky]]f[ gu>u "|ni aBY]xh mtiy]]h" `u xtic{etutu pryfemi}E}]. zb]fN pieyuh kurc{uk]h gu>uxiDiyil t]mxic{u tniu]yi>u xEHL xkvuh tIRtieEsSh y]si gu>udifyuh k<ic{[ anuzgHvuh v]i avieTniu pureu. an>h aEHh O]E>] >]jYil xW>ic{[ zkEmf k]yhkuu ecuEcRu. A >]jYh au ti>uvit]hEk]Eu EcRii}]yi>uu. k]yhkuu >]j]vien ecuk[ aEH ie k[pnzpk]>h aviTe eexnYe AEy]DnvidY aBYxiic{uek][ kure]>u divxh avieT t]mxic{u. `iuh aDikk]h t]mxiy]et aviTe >]j]vie nTpTikL aEHin[ azt >xi]y[ky]l aEHh avieTniu ep]y[u. pieyuh p iuh xW>ic{[ OTuh aEHh a]u ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]M]e><ui]mxic{i >u pn]Bpu>u ecuEcRu. aE]L 933-l n]TunIiy zpxin]y m]R]vR mH]>]j]vu n]Tuv]<u k]m] yi>uu. aviTu[ aviTue B]giEnyn]y 973-m]u n]Tu nIiy >]mvRm mH]>]j]vien AyuDvidY aBYxiiu tin]yi aEnkh aBY]xike v>ui>Iic{iuh Eb]Di]et
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`}]ve>yuh pryc{i[ |ni `u EvU `u vic]>ic{uh ek]i>iu k]]f[ |o zb]fN avieT ecu EcRt[. zb]fN avieT `iytieEsSh muKh k]fifem ]zgHic{u. viv>h ti>umnie ExvkM]R muK]>h ti>umn riyic{u. |EHh O>u viy aBY]xiy]efu viv>hkUeT ti>umnriyifemuh zpEtYkh pri>uu. ExvkM]R `}] viv>vuh ti>umnriyiukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh pkl pzu mfiu ti>umu]ek ec}utinu k[pnyu]yi. zb]fN k[pnzpk]>h piE divxh pzumfiy]yE]L Ek]v]ti[l ecu. aE]E<uh mH]>]j]vie k[pn zpk]>h Ek]v]tiuke}]h aTy[ukyuh Ek]y[ku Ek] mtiiEn]TTu[ O]E>] tI]mti akE]miT `}] uh viy AL (O>]L ep]iu |>u]fikL) aTui c{Tuic{u try[ukyuh ecy[ti>uu. zb]fN Ek]y[u cuuh nTu En]I[ `}] v]tiukuh aTc{i>iut]yi k]fuk y]l |tu te p>Ii]n]ef[ aEHinu mni]yi. \Ten aEHh a>yuh tyuh murui, v]uh p>icyuemTu[ piTic{[ t]funiu ci cuvTukL vc{iu Ek]mtiie mIet akEu c]Ti. ak[ AL trc{i>iuem[ aEHh vic]>ic{i>ui}. c]Tie]i Ek]mtiie mIEtUTi akEu ecE]<]f[ k]ukL niu ku]niTmi}]et aTuic{[ AL trc{i>iut[ kt[. buis]iyuh aBY]xiyum]y aEHh EmlB]gu niu t]e< `utinu mu]yi tt[k]E]citm]y O>u kosh AE]cic{u niyic{[ azpk]>h ecy[tu. `eney]l te eekyiu]yi>u p>ic mRiiTic{[ O>]ie mIet vc{u k]ukL >uh A p>icy[ku cviiyuhek]u ececvien Oi>uu. avieTyi>uu ek]uh piE]h c]Ti Ek]mtil et]T]et puruvu nilukyuh ecy[tu. `enyu aBY]xikLuh Ou c]Tiy]l pie avieTniu c]Tfemil k]e][
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\o]et ecy[tt[. nivZiyi}E}]. atin]]f[ aEHh aen

zb]fN Ek]y[u puru vtieEsSh Ek] v]till k]unii>u Esvuk]E>]T[ "`e k[pic{EnV Siec{il w]nivieT vi>uu `uh Ek]v]til aTc{i>u tin]l aku kTuv]N nivZiyi}]et mTiE]yi `uh ariyiEc{fh" `u pr[ aEHh Ep]k]N B]vic{u. aE]L |et}]h En]ie]i>u mH]>]j]v[ ve> vix[myE]Tuh xE]SE]TuhkUTi Ayc{u. Ek]v]til turic{u zb]fen ti>umu]ek v>ui xE]SxEmth tt[]h kure][ a>uiec{y[kyuh a]u b]Ym]yi>u >]mvRm >]j]vien AyuD]BY]xh ecy{iutin]yi k[piukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>h zb]fN >]jgu>uv]yiI>uky]l aEH ie trv]Eu "gu>uL" `e]>u ]nvuh k>em]<iv]yi[ aEnkh vx[tuuh k[pic{uek]Tuu. "k}]]il" `ut[ |o zb]fe xVEtyu BvnE>]f[. k}]]il gu>ue zb]fR mut]yvR |uh gu>ueuh sUzdR mut]yvR gu>uN `um]f[ pryut[. ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]M]R ti>uvnpu>ute i>m]yi `<ui]mxic{u tuTiyE]L gu>uueT t]mxvuh ti>uvnpu>]yi. avieT aEHin[ aEnkh ]nm]nL k[pic{uek]TutukUT]et ptiv]yi]Ru tin[ O>u mvuh k[pic{u pfiyic{uek]Tuu. |zpk]>h aEnkh ]nm]nuh >]jxiDiyilniu pviDiu Ad]yuh k>em]<iv]yi ve> vx[tuuh kiiytie EsSh gu>uL Ek]un]ilni[ te kuTuhbh mu<uvnuh |vieT v>ui, xVjnL aDikmu ti>uv}]yil O>u Bvnmu]i kuTuhbe avieT i>t]mxm]i.

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|E]<uh k}]il gu>uueT kuTuhbil O>u yvuh b]Dic{ii}. avR n} Dnv]M]>]yiu te |>iuu. avRu ti>uvnpu>u >]jxiDiyiu ]nm]nLuh bHum]ninuh |]h ve> kurvu vii}. |E]<uh mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ pUjeyTuin[ vidY]>hBin]yi pUju>yil `<uuE]L gu>uLu gu>udif ecy[k ptiv]f[. |]u ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]M]R[ AEy]DnvidY]BY]xh AvsYm}]tin]l at[ ecy{]rumi}. |E]L \ gu>uM]R[ |o vidY ariukUT]. `iuh |o >]jvhsie k>i]nh |uh vHiut[ k}]il gu>uLtey]f[. x]]l gu>uueT siSYx]mRYie dZ]]yi[ aEnkh kku[. vix[t>By]l avey}]h |vieT vix[t>iui}. `iuh cu>uil O>u k pry]h. 973-]m]u n]TunIiy >]mvRm mH]>]j]vu ti>umniE[ ~kEdsh v]RkYm]ytie EsSh nTiyt]y 967-]m]e murjp][ ti>uvnpu>u kUTiyi>u axhKYh zb]f>ueT kUil aBY]xik]yiuh ci>u] yi>uu. ti>umnuek][ n} aBY]xiy]yi>utin]l aBY]xi k]yiuv>ueT Ep>ie]e aviET[ ve> zptipiyu] yi>uu. atin]l aBY]xik]yiuve> Oe ti>umu]ek v>ui v}tuem]e k[pic{u x]niyuh ptiv]yi>uu. x]]l gu>uueT k]h |]inu ve>mue k<iu Ep]yi>uu `utu prEyti}E}]. |enyi>iu k][ O>u divxh "muYU>[" `u BvnE>u aBY]xiy]y O>u zb]fN kopInh m]zth D>ic{[ `yuh Etc{uek][ kui]n]yi ptIRe> nilu E]L vZn]y O>u vi>ui]>N n]yR O>u eny[uTvuh tyilvc{uek][ atiE kTuEp]yi. A n]y>ueT kil O>u n} vTiyi>iutuk[ |o zb]fN "`T] A vTi
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`niu t>]Em]?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L n]yR "aviETu ecrum]fE}]. vTi vy]y `niu EvtE}?" `u Ec]dic{u. "nI Ever Ou]iE]" `u zb]fN pru. "at[ aviET]k]mE}]" `u n]yR pru. aE]L zb]fN "nI tie}il vTi w]N EmTiuh" `u pru. \Ten n]yR "`]eny]ve" `u pru nTutuTi. zb]fN pi]e ecu n]y>ueT kii>iu vTiyueT au piTic{u vic{u. O>u eekek]u piTic{uvic{iuv>]y[k y]l >ueekek]uh muruek piTic{u ve> siEy]TukUTi purEk]u vic{u. `iuh vTi kiiyie}uteyum}, vTi n]y>ueT kil |>u uniu kiTukiT]eyiuh m]ruky]ke n]y>ueT nTinu xV[pemiuh t]mxh xhBviuky]ke ecy[ti}. `iuh zb]fN O<ic{u Ep]kuie}u kE]L n]yR avieTniuek][ vU[ Ou vil cuii>iiu Ene> \XvmiEu nTutuTi. aE]L zb]fN `uek]E] vTiyiEMl piTic{i>iu piTuh viuhevc{u Ep]>]N p]Ti}]ety]yi IRu. atin]l aEHh muuTu]et, `yuh Etc{u evyiuhek]u vTiyueT au piTic{uhek]u n]y>ueT pi]ete Ep]yi. n]yR \Xvmil ecu eny[uTh t]e<yirievc{[ avieT niu. vTiyueT a[ piTic{uhek][ zb]fnuh avieT niy]yi. n]yR eney{}]h aE[pic{[ pucii v]ic{u k<iE]E<uh |o vRm]ne}]h `enEy] mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]ri[ |o n]ye> viic{u ti>umu]ek ek]uec}uv]N k[pny]yi. \Ten O>u H>i]>N vu pryuky]l n]yR ek]]>iEu nTutuTi. vTiviuhevc{u Ep]>]N nivZiyi}]y[ky]l pi]e zb]fnuh Ep]yi. ti>umu]ek ecE]L "EH! muYU>[ `] |en?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. aE]L zb]fN ve> ic{u `utu pryfemi}E}]. t]en]>BY]xiyuh ecru]>num]yi[ |en O>pkTikeu vZn]y O>u n]y>ueT pi]e muumuTu]et ti>umu]ek ec}utinu
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xhgtiy]yE}] `u vic]>ic{u yuh vYxnvuh xHivy{]ety]yi[ `z]N k>utuTi. aE]L ti>umnu ek][ "A x]Du zb]fen viEy[U" `u k[pic{u. \Ten n]yR "aTiyN" `u pr[ avieT niuhek][ |TU[ Ou ti>iu. aE]L zb]fe piTiviu. "|ni Evgh Ep]yi \ofu k<ic{uv>U" `u k[pic{u. zb]fN Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. n]yR zb]fEn]Tu ecy[t zpEy]gh ti>umniEuh ariy]m]yi>uu. `iuh atu x]D]>f]>]y aBY]xikL[ ariukUT]t]yi>utin]l |o n]yR x]m]nYne}uh |o n]ye> kE]Le ay][ `vieTevEc{] t]N mue]>il kiueuh ti>umnil Et]uky]l "nI `viTuu k]>n]f[, A>]f[" `e]e k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. aE]L n]yR et]<utuhek]u t]e< v>u zpk]>h vinypURvh ariyic{u. "aTiyN k]yhkuuk]>N O>u sUzdn]f[. ti>umnie vi>ui]>il O>uvn]f[. |vieT murjpmTiyi>h vky[u enEy{lin]yi viTek]t]f[. k[pic{[ aTieyenuric{[ O]R]niTyu[". |ztyuh EkE]L ti>umniE[ O]R yu]yi. `iuh xhgti ay]ee]ute pryi]n]yi "O]R]nu k]>fem]f[" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. aE]L n]yR, "ti>umnuek][ k]yhkuh piTi]n]yi `<uiy k]u Ek]y[u mIet kuti>ey c]Tic{E]L kuti> O>u evu ek]uky]l Ek]y[u purEu vI<ukyuh ti>uEmni Ek]y[kEu c]Tukyuh ecy[ttu ti>umnil O]Rmyu] yi>iumE}]. au ek]il Oic{i>uu kuti>yueT k]l eviyt[ aTiyn]f[. A xmyh k[pic{[ aTiyen kiuE}]" `riyic{u. "s>i, |tuh nmu[ O]Rmyu[. nie kE]Le nmu[ mni]yi. `iuh Ec]dic{u `E \U. nI k]yhkuh >]j]vie O>u eexnikN Ayi>uu aE}?" `u k[pic{u. n]yR "aTiyN" `riyic{u. ti>umnuek][ "`iiE]L |vieT eny[cumTuhek]u vet]f[" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. { n]yR, "a[ aTiye k>i]Ti at]yi>uu. |[ aTiye
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k>i]Ti |t]f[" `riyic{u. mH]>]j]v[ xE]Sic{[, "s>i au tiu Ec]rie ni k]fiutu pu>uSDRm]f[. |ente Evfh" `u k[pic{u. pieyuh ti>umnu ek]uh A n]y>uhkUTi vidY]BY]xxhbm]yuh muh kurE]>u En>h xhB]Sfh ecy[tu. aE]L n]y>uh x]]l gu>uueT siSYn]efu mni]vuky]l ay]euric{u viEsSic{uh ti>umnil O>u xE]Smu]yi. tueT xtIRY M]e>uric{[ O>u zpEtYkx[EnHh `}]vRuh \]kut] fE}]. \c{ti>iu vIuh v>]emu k[pic{[ aE]L n]ye> pryc{u. \c{ti>iE]L aBY]xik]yiu zb]fe>}]h ti>umu]ek `i. A kUil muYU>[ ` zb]fnuh \]yi>uu. k]yhkuuk]>N n]y>uh vuEcRu. aE]L avieT a]kZtiy]yi[ O>u viy |>uuki kiTu]yi>uu. "|t[ AReiuh `Tuu ep]]Em]?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. |tuEk[ aBY]xik]yiu O]E>] zb]fN ec[ `TuuEn]i. A kiey][ |]NEp]uh ARuh k<ii}. OTuh muYU>[ zb]fN muE]h ep]i. pie n]ye>Tu[ a>Ey]h ep]i. pie aetTu]N A>umu] yi>ui}. OTuh ti>umnuek][ "nmuiE]L v]RkYh ek]u Ifm]yi. `iuh Ou p>Iic{uEn]]h" `u k[pic{uek][ eceTu[ k<uE]h ep]i "vidY]BY]x k][ |etTu[ divxhEt]ruh Ayi>h zp]vsYh vIth ty[umIet ep]i purEk]iT]ru[. |E]L Ouh vy{]et y]yi" `uh k[pic{u. ve> vyuh Ifvum]y ti>umnu ek][ `Tuuep]iy |>uuki ecru]>]y tL[ Oi]NEp]uh k<ii}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ aBY]xike n]TYE]TukUTi avieT kUTiyi>uve>}]h ic{uEp]yi. k]yhkuuk]>N n]yR[ xbHum]nh aEnkh x]nL k[pic{uek]TUtu kUT]et, AjIvn]h ay]L u vi>uivx[tu \o<iyhkUT]et anuBvic{u ek]utinuh
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k[pic{tinuh purEm zptim]xh kuEr pfh aTuUf]yiuh k[pic{u ptic{uek]Tuu. gu>uueT si]x]mRYh nimih >]mvRmmH]>]j]vinu xiic{ aBY]xbh c>iztzpxim]yiut]ky]l aDikh vix[t>ifemi}. `iuh aviTuu vidY]BY]xh ecy[tu k<iyuTen \]y O>u xhgti m]zth pry]h. ti>umnuEk][ gu>uueT aTul vidY]BY]xh tuTi kurc{u k<iE]L mutl aviTue m]tun]y m]R]vR mH]>]j]v[, Ek]<iE][ >]j]v[ gu>uueT aBY]xk][ Ec]dic{tuEp]e Ec]diyuh gu>uL au prtuEp]e ptin]yi>h Epe> tTu]emuh ay{]yi>h Epe>Tu]emu em]e ti>umnu ek][ \>h ariyiyuh ecy[tuek]i >uu. OTuh aBY]xh Ou k<itie EsSh O>u divxh m]R]vRm mH]>]j]v[ pn]Bpu>h ek]]>il m]ikyil `<ui ni[u xmyh >]mvRm mH]>]j]v[ m]ikyiEu Ek]vfiyil UeT kyriec{u. aE]L m]R]vRm mH]>]j]v[ Ek]vfi vti[l O>u vsEu m]ri, Oic{uniluky]yi>uu. >]mvRmmH]>]j]vinu te m]tuN nilutu k]f]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. aviTuu Ek]vfiyil UeT kyri Ou muki]y xmyh m]R]vRm mH]>]j]vu te ky{ii>u piv]Lek]u >]mvRm mH]>]j]vie k<uu En]i O>u evuek]Tuu. evu k<uil ek]tie EsSEm >]mvRm mH]>]j]v[ ariuU. `iuh aviTuu et]i muriyutinu mu]yi A Ek]vfiTiyil t]fi>uuku. evu ek]]> m]ikyueT O>u k<uE]inu ek]uky]l k<uE]l muriu Ep]yi. \Ten gu>uL avieTeyi, "aviTu[ |o kin zpvZi ecy[tet]ef"[ Ec]dic{u. aE]L m]R]vRm mH]>]j]v[ "Oumi}. \iyueT vidY]BY]xh k<iy]r]yE}]. ay]L v}tuh pic{iuE] `u p>Iic{uEn]uky]yi>uu. |zpk]>mu ctizpEy]gL sztuilniu x]D]>fy]yi xhBvi]vut]f[. atil ni[ xV]> ecy{]N
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k<iy]vR |o vhsil jIvic{i>uiu zpEy]jnmi}. atinu k<iyuvn]efil |tuek]u eevSmYh Ouh v>]numi}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ aen ecy[tt]f[" `u k[pic{u. "`e gu>un]e anuzgHh ek][ `e aTul piuvR[ |zpk]>mu zpEy]gie]uh apkTh puemu Et]ui}" `u gu>uL ariyic{u. Em[przpk]>h aEnkh p>IkL k<itie EsS m]f[ m]R]vRm mH]>]j]v[ te B]giEnyen k]yhkuh mut]y yuLu tE]TukUTi ek]uEp]vukyuh ci xmyil tnic{u pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu tuTiyt[. siSY M]>ueT Ey]gYt gu>uM]>ueT Ey]gYty[u dZ]m]ky]l >]mvRm mH]>]j]vinu xiic{ eevdg[Yem}]h gu>uueT si]eenpufYilniu]yt]efu viEsSic{u pryfem i}E}].

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pe]>il Ek]xV>Upil >]j]v[ Ek]<iE]u x]mUti>i>]j]vien k]f]n]yi vi>uu. au >uEpRuh >]jY]DiptYmu k]m]f[. til k]l >uEp>uh purEm Bhgiu ve> x[EnHh B]viukyuh p>x[p>h aE]umiE]uh Ep]vukyuh v>ikyuem]e ptivu]yi>uu. `iuh \il p>x[p>h mX>vuh AEpvuh D]>]m]yi>uu. Ek]xV>Up il >]j]v[ |E]u vi>iu iti[ EvtuEp]e xt[>i]]l okikinu Ep]>E}] `u vic]>ic{[ aEHe x]mUti>i>]j]v[ y]Ey]gYh xt[k>ic{u. \ofu k<iu >uEp>uhkUTi eexV>x}]ph ecy[tuek]i>iuE]L Ek]xV>Upil >]j]v[ ak[ ni>Upic{uek]u En>h Ep]e B]vil "x]mU>i kuuEm]?" `u Ec]dic{u. (x]mUti>i `ut[ E]pic{u "x]mU>i" `uh pry]ruE}]). x]mU>i `]l O>u m]ti>i mU>i (k]) `u aRi]f[ Ek]xV>Upil >]j]v[ Ec]dic{t[. |tuEk[ x]mUti>i]T[ "Ek]i>i kuEm]?" `[ aE]uh Ec]dic{u. Ek]xV>Up il >]j]vien "Ek]i>i" `uh pry]ruE}]. |tu Ek[ Ek]xV>Upil >]j]v[ "Ek]i>i ciE]L kiEyuh, xUifh" `u pru. aE]L x]mUti>i]T[ "Ek]i>i kiy]l x]mU>i kuukyuh ecy{uh" `u pru. |en aEnkh En>E]ukuh pru >xic{i>utie EsSh Ek]xV>Upil >]j]v[ xE]SB]vil Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. pie ve>]h k<itie EsSh Ek]xV>Upil >]j]v[ viEsSm]ti>iyil pfik<iic{iu O>u epi t]E]E]TukUTi O>u BZtYN vsh x]mUti>i]iEu ek]Tu yc{u. A epiku evTim>uu nirc{i>utukUT]et epi tur]uTen evTim>uinu tIpiTic{u epi turu AueT muKvuh EdHvuem}]h kiE]kvh O>u xUztvuh
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pic{i>uu. "Ek]i>i kuEm]?" `u x]mUti>i]Tu muu Ec]dic{i>utinu Ou kifemu vic]>E]TukUTiy]f[ |o cti zpEy]gic{et[ prEyti}E}]. BZtYN epi t]E]E]TukUTi x]mUti>i]ie aTul ek]uecu ek]Tu[, Ek]xV>Upil >]j]vie x]nm]efu viv>h ariyic{u. |tu EkE]L x]mUti>i]T[, "|E]L Ek]i>i>]j]v[ nmue]>u x]nh ayc{ut>]nu xhgti `]yi>iuh? |eteiuh ctiy]yi>i]EnyiTyuU. "Ek]i>i kuEm]" `u n]h Ec]dic{tinuh "ciE]L kiEyuh, xUifh" `]fE}] mrupTi priut[. atin]l |o epik[ `eiuh ku x]Dnm]yi >ifh. atuek][ |o epi evil muIu Evfh tur]N. ae}il abh piEyuh" `u vic]>ic{[ epi evil muieyTuu ek]uv>uv]N te BZtYM]E>]Tu k[pic{u. BZtYM]R epieyTuu ek]uEp]yi muie]uvu. x]mUti>i]T[ epi turu. epik[ evhEkri evTi m>ue}]h nnuEp]ytin]l tI kukyuh abh pukyu em]umu]yi}. |o xhgtike}]h Ek]i>i >]j]vie BZtYM]R ti>ic{uec[ aEHie aTul ariyiukyuh ecy[tu. te zpEy]gh piyi}E}] `u vic]>ic{u Ek]i>i >]j]vinu ve> kuf[itmu]yi `utu prEyti}E}]. pie kurc{uk]h k<itieEsSh x]mUti>i]Tuh Emlzpk]>h O>u epi te BZtYM]R muK]>h Ek]i>i >]j]vinu x]nm]yi ek]Tuyc{u. A epi Ek]i>i >]j]vie aTul `iyE]L aEHh, "n]mE]u ecy[t tinu pk>h |tuh O>u ctizpEy]gm]yi>ifh. n]h ek]Tuyc{ epi x]mUti>i evil muiyi]fE}] turt[. atuEp]e |o epiyuh evil muiyiuEvfh tur]N. ae}il v} abvuh piEyuh" `ien vic]>ic{u epi evil mui turu En]iyE]L atil nirey kTl kUTuk] yi>uu nirc{yc{i>ut[. epiku evh EkriyE] E<uh
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kTukL atiEk]pE]TukUTi |kivs]yi. A xmy]f[ Ek]i>i >]j]vu epi turt[. pie pryfem i}E}]. kTukueT kuuek]u Ek]i>i>]j]vinu nivZiyi}]ety]yi. aEHh |tiDikh viSmiEti}. aEnkm]ukLkUTi kTuke aTic{uh tIevc{uh cuuh muh nsiic{[ >]j]vie zp]fen >ic{u `u pr]l mtiyE}].

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14. p]ru Ek]TNB>fiyie \um]


|o \um] ve> zpxim]yiut]efiuh |tin[ annYx]D]>fm]y |o viEsSmu]kuv]nu k]>fvuh Em[pr B>fiyueT Agmvuh EkiuvR aDikmueu pryui}. atin]l avey cu>uil cuveT viv>iuu. p]ruBti>iyueT |}h zbiISi]f[. |E]L avieT x]m]nYh Dnpuiyueiuh A trv]Tu mue]>u k][ ve> d]>izdYmut]yi>uu. nitYvZiuEp]uh y]et]>u nivZiyumi}]et ve> viSmic{uek]]f[ |>ui >ut[. aenyi>iu k][ cInuk]>N O>u kl c{vT]>N ave kil vipiTic{ aEnkh x]m]nL kyie]u kc{vTi]yi pureu. eedvgtY] mEDYm]Rgh A kl \TuEp]ytin]l atiu]yi>u mi x]Dn uh neuEp]yi. kiu]yi>u aEnkh jnuh c>mgtiey zp]pic{u. cie>}]h pEm]>iki]yiuh nIiyuh muh k>y[u kyri >eu. A kUil kie \Tmnuh O>u pEm]>iyil kyri eekvsh kiiy p[ cInb[B>fikuh atil kyi O>u viDh k>y[Tuu k O>u gZHiEu ecu. atu x]]l p]ru Bti>iyueT |}m]yi>uu. a[ A |}h ve> ecriytuh \tute p<hek]uh x]m]nYhEp]e eki xUi]y[ky]l vIfiTiuh mH]Em]s m]yi>uu. |o kc{vT]>N muu ec[ niuek][ "|vieT A>] \t[? |vieTey]u k]fe" `[ \re viic{upru. aE]L avieT gZHn]y Bti>iuh aRjninuh n]Wu kiT]Luh kUTi |>un]<i a>iyiu kievc{u]i, gZHN ki kuTi]n]yi |>i]N B]viy]yi>uu. kc{vT]>N viiutuEk \Ten Bti>i purEu vu.
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aE]L kc{vT]>N "w]N cInuk]>n]y O>u klkc{vT]>n]f[. `e kl EcthvuEp]yi. kUeTyu]yi>u Ev]>uh Oe m>ic{uEp]yi. w]N Bfh k<ic{uu En>E]TuEn>h k<ii>iuu. atin]l `niu Bi]N v}tuh t]l ek]]h" `u pru. |zpk]>h A kc{vT]>e dInvcne EkLukyuh p]>vsYe k]fukyuh ecy[ti[ ARzdm]nxn]yi Bvic{ A Bti>i \Ten akEuEp]yi A \]yi>u ki `Tuuek]uv[ kc{vT]>nu viie]Tuu. kc{vT]>N ki kuTi k<itieEsSh Bti>iEy]T[ "aviTu[ |E]L `ni[ ki tE \U `u vic]>iE. |tuek][ `e zp]f> ecy[ky]f[ ecy[tt[. |o kiyueT xV]d[ w]N c]uh mrut}. |o \pk]>inu tt]y zptiPh t>utinu w]N sn}. `iuh w]N xVEdsu Ep]yi ti>ic{uv>]N xhgtiy]eyil `e siu t zptiPh w]N t>uh. Ep]>]tu eedvvuh aviETu tuek]uh. `]l `niini |viTu[ O>u xH]yh kUTi ecy[tut>fh. `e]l `e x]m]ne}]h neuEp]yi. `iuh pu cInb[B>fi EkTukUT]et kiIu[. w]N n]ilE]yi ti>ic{uv>utuve> av |vieTevc{u xUic{ut>fh" `u pru. aE]L Bti>i "|vieT h cu>um]f[. `iuh \ h ek]u xUic{ut>]h. B>fiyil vipiTiu x]Dnem]umi}E}]. aen v}tumueil |vieT ev]N p]Ti}. |}h Ouh \ri}]t]f[" `u pr[. kc{vT]>N: vipiTiu x]m]ne]umi}. atie]e tuv>>iu nirc{iu[, aEzt \U." Bti>i: `]l viE>]Dmi}.

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\Ten kc{vT]>N B>fikL puh aTc{ueki muzdyuhevc{[ `Tuic{[ |}u pu>y[ku ek]uecu evic{u Bti>iEy]Tu y]ztyuh pru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. pie kurE]>u divxh k<iE]L O>u divxh A |}uvRu Bfinu y]et]>u nivZiyumi}]etvu kUTi. \c{ti>iE]E<uh kuike}]h visu xHi]N p]Ti}]et k>uek]u kiTu>uutuTi. gZHnuh aRjnvuh visuek]uh kiT]ueT p]>vsYh kiuh Ak]eT ve> viS>]yiIRu. aE]L aRjnh "cInuk]>e A B>fikil tuv>>i]efE} prt[? nmu[ O>u B>fiyil ni[ kurc{[ p>ieTuu evc{[ |o kuikL[ kuEre ek]TueiE]? |E]L |vRu `u ek]Tu]uh tiE]uh. |vR azty[u viSmic{u. nmue]u mie}il Ev. Ouh ariy]r]yii}] |o kuikL[ |niyuh Ouh ek]Tu]tuh kmE}? En>h pu n]<ikk]yE}]?" `u pru. Bti>i: pret]e s>iy]f[. `niuh vis[ xHi]N vHiy]ety]yi>iuu. avieTyuh aente Ayi>iu mE}]. `iuh me]>]L ne visVxic{u xUi]n]yi evc{i>iu x]m]nh \Tme anuv]dh kUT]et n]emTu utu s>iy]Ef]? m>ic{]uh visV]xvWn ecy{>ut[. aRjnh: |o kUikueT zp]f>y[]yi[ atilni[ kurc{u p>ieTu]l nmu[ O>u p]pvuh v>ikyi}. pie A kc{vT]>N v>uE]E<uh aztyuh p>i[ nmu[ `en eyiuh \]i atii[ nirc{uvy[ukyuh ecy{]h. atie}ilteyuh nueT p>m]Rh ari]l aven]>u viE>]Dvuh Et]ukyi}. avnuh O>u mnuSYnE}? vis]u dh avnuh ariiuE}].."

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`inu ve>ryuu. |en ve> En>e v]gV]dh k<itieEsSh Bti>i O>u B>fiy<ic{u kurc{u p>i[ `Tuuk teeyu tIRc{eTui pu>y[ku ec[ O>u B>fiyueT muzd ep]ic{u ek<ic{u B>fiku ky{iu p>iu v]>ieyTuu. \Ten at[ tuv>>iu m]ztme}u Et]uky]l aEHh evic{u ek]uvuEn]i. aE]L at[ tuv>>iuh ci xVRn]fyum]yi>uu. pie pu>y[k[ |>u]ytin]l O>u viu ek]uie]uecu En]iyE]L B>finirc{u xVRn]fyL |u mIet m]zth kuEre tuv>>i[ |iE \U `u mni]yi. pu B>fikuh p>iEs]Dic{E]L `}]h aen te Ayi>uu. Otu B>fikuh aEHh pURvitiyile aTc{u muzdyiuevc{u. O>u B>fiyi!lni[ O>u pvN `Tuuek]uEp]yi viu kuer a>iyuh kriE]u kuh EsSh pfvuh v]i |}u vu. \Ten aRjnh `}]h evc{u]i kuikLe]e Ec]ru ek]Tuu. pie A dtim]>uh \ofu k<ic{u. |en kurc{u divxh k<iE]L Bti>i vic]>ic{u. "~etiuh visV]xvWn ecy[keyut[ |vieT<iu. |ni |o d]>izdYduKh anuBvic{uek]i>uiu zpEy]jnem]u mi}. atin]l |ni xuKm]yii>i]nu m]Rgh En]fh. A kc{vT]>N v>]N kurc{u t]mxic{u `il `}]h s>iy]yi e]Tuukyuh ecy{]h" `ien vic]>ic{u niyic{i[ A B>fiyilni[ ~t]nuh zdvYemTu[ atiEkmm]yi `uekE]h m]ikEy]Tuh kUTi O>i}h pfiyic{u. EsSh A B>fiyiu] yi>u mutinu vx[tuuh B>fi, p]ztL mut]yvyuh x]dic{u. aen kurc{u divxhek][ aEHh O>u viy zdvYn]yiIRu. p>m]nm]yi xkecvuh k<ic{u zpti vX>h pI>]yi>h >Up mic{mu]yiuTi. A mic{h v>u mutinu xVRfn]fyL v]i t]N `Tu B>fi nirc{u tuTi. aen aeWuek]}h ek][ aEHh A B>fi pURv{itiyil nirc{[ aTc{ueki muzdyiuevc{u. pie A pu
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B>fikueT viil Oup]ti vIth vimu pu B>fikL kUTi aEHh viy[u v]i. avyiuh xVRf n]fyL nirc{[ avyuh aTc{ueki muzdyiuevc{u. aE]E<uh A kc{vT]>N Ever O>u kil x]m]nuh kyi A diil vTuu. aE]L avN Ep]yiu pzu ek]}h k<ii>uu. avN k>y[iri, t]N B>fikL xUi]N evc{i>u |}h aEnVSic{u pureu. A u vu En]iyE]L |}ie xVB]vh Ak]eT m]ritu ek][ avnu ve> xhsym]yiIRu. pie ciE>]Tu Ec]dic{E]L A |}h |tutey]efuh atiy{ieT pun]yi pfik<iic{t]efuh Bti>i[ O>u niDi kiiytin]]f[ d]>izdYem]eIRetuh |E]L avieT xVu D]>]m]yi E]yi `uh muh pru. atu EkE]L niDi kiieyu pryutu EB]S[k]efuh |et}]h te B>fiyiu]yi>u mutlek][ x]dic{t]efuh kc{vT]>N tIRc{eTui. |o itiu te mutl kiu k]>Yh pUjYh te `uh avN niyic{u. `iuh Bti>iey[ Ou Ec]diEc{]h. t>uu `il t>e, |e}il Ev] `u vic]>ic{[ A kc{vT]>N |}u ec[ muu niuhek][ "|viTe ti>uEmni |vieTyuE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L Bti>i m]ikyil |>iuky]yi>uu. kc{vT]>e Oc{ EkE]L Ariyuky]l \Ten aEHh t]e<yirivu. kc{vT]>en ve> Ad>Ev]TukUTi viic{u te pTiu> m]ikyil ek]u ecu kEx> ek]Tui>ui, t]nuh |>uiu kuszps[n]di ke}]h ecy[tu. pie A kc{vT]>nuh kUeT vi>uvRuh atiEkmm]yi O>u vi>uux[]>vuh k<ic{tie EsSh Bti>i pru, "w]N niueT anuv]dh kUT]et |vieT xUi] n]yi evc{i>u mutilniu xV[pemTuu ci eekk]>YL ecy[tu. aen ecy[v]N xhgtiy]yt[ `e d]>izdYduK ie si nimim]f[. `iuh `e zpvZi nY]yviE>]D m]yiut]ef[ w]N xtiuu. A etien niL mic{[
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`ni[ m]u t>femu aEpiuu. |E]L niueT mutl pisEy]TukUTi |vieT ty{]ruut]nuh." |ztyuh prtieEsSh kc{vT]>e pu B>fikuh aEt]TukUTi t]N EsK>ic{uevc{i>u ecriy B>fikL puh `Tuic{u puru v>uievc{u. aE]L kc{vT]>N "w]nivieT pu B>fi m]ztEm evc{iu]yi>uuU. |o ecriy B>fikL `e vky}. |tie kUeT atukUTi ek]uvu evc{i>iu etin]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. Bti>i: niL |o mutl |vieT ~[pic{iu pzuek]}h k<ii>iuu. mutin[ a>v]si pis kUi tE>t]fE}]. kc{vT]>N: xUi]N t mutinu xUiukUi aE]u t>iky}]et pis |E]u v]uk nY]ym}. atin]l |o pis w]N v]ut}. Bti>i: `niiE]L ek]}il ecvu k<ic{u pI>]yi> il kury]et \ruik b]iy]kuu[. azty[u vx[tu uh |o k]fu |}vuh `uEv] `e xRvxVvuh niueT mutl ek]u]yt]f[. anuv]dh kUT]et niueT muteTuu eekk]>Yh ecy[ttin]yi O>u zp]yim]yi eiuh |o ecriy B>fikLkUeT niL xVIk>ifh. ae}il `niu ve> vYxnm]f[. kc{vT]>N: w]nivieT ek]uvuevc{ pu B>fikuh pURvitiyil |E]<uh |>iuu[. atil `niu y]et]>u nvuh v>uiyii}. pie |viETu kurc{u x]dYmu]yt[ |viTe B]gYvuh \X]Hvuhek]e}]et vic]>i]ni}. |viET[ azpk]>mu]y mute}]h |viTue xVh tey]f[. atin]l zbxVh O>iuh w]N xVIk>iut}. evruet w]N zbxVh xVIk>ic{]l `niu EsSh mutlkUTi nsic{uEp]kuh.
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|en avR til ve> v]gV]dh k<itie EsSh ecriy B>fikL puh Bti>i ti>iey `Tuic{[ akute ek]uecu evic{u. atie EsSh A kc{vT]>N pUvuh nI>uh eviyuh p]uh kUi te xVh B>fiyi!l Ou Bti>iu d]nm]yi ek]Tuu. atu v]utinuh Bti>i ve> vixtic{u. `iuh kc{vT]>e niRbh nimih OTuh v]i. A B>fiy]f[ "Ek]TNB>fi" atie v]y[ph Ek]TIutin]]n[ atin[ |o Ep>u xiic{t[. d]nh ecy[tu k<itie EsSh kc{vT]>N "a}Ey] mH]zb]f]! |o B>fi kurc{u Ek]mut]efiuh ve> e`sV>Yvuh viEsSvumut]f[. |o B>fi |>iu diil d]>izdYh `ut[ O>iuh \]vukyi}. `u m]ztm} |til m] \ii]l anit>x]D]>fm]y O>u xV]du]yi>iyuh ecy{uh `uh pr[ et]<ut[ atYh xE]SE]TukUTi ONptu B>fikuh `Tuic{uek][ kc{vT]>N Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. Bti>i A ecriy B>fikuh Ek]TNB>fiyiu]yi>u zdvYh me]>u B>fiyi]i atuh te nivryil ]pic{u. A ptien]u niEpuh |uh avieTyi>iuue]f[ EkLvi. pie AuEt]ruh Ek]TNB>fiyil m] \iiTukyuh tuTi. A B>fiyil m] \ii]l `ztn]L k<i]uh m]yueT pc{nirh m]rukyi}. atie xV]d[ | zpk]>em[ anuBvic{iuvRriy]em}]et prriyiu k]>Yh zpy]xh. amZttuYemu pr]l mtiEy] `u xhsym]f[. >uciyh nimih jp]nhEp]uh k<i]N p]Ti}]et kiTuvR[ A m]yueT O>u kSfh ek]Tu]l aE]L niym]yiuh mu]<iy>iyueT Ec]ruuh. aztyu[ atie xV]d[. |o m]eyuric{[ Ekiu O>u kkUTi pry]h.
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ek]}h et]]yi>e<upumU]m]u n]Tu nIiy mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u >]jYh v]fuek]i>iuE]L O>u murjp][ O>u divxh nU>im]R a]<muuek]i>iu xmyh a]<ie evTiuh Ekmvuh ek][ O>u nU>i me]>u nU>iEy]T[ "`ET]! `] a]<h Ekmhte, aE}? |en me]>u u nT]N zpy]xmu[. aenyE}]?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L mE nU>i, "aen te, aen te, xhsymi}. `iuh A p]re \um]yueT O>u kSfhkUTiyu]yi>uu `il OukUTi j]tYm]EyEn. A O>u kurEv \U" `u pru. A xmyh ti>umnuek]u Ek]vie<ui zpdifm]yi Ep]vuk y]yi>uu. nU>im]R ti>umnien ki}. `iuh aviTu[ |o xhB]Sfh EkLu kyuh atu pr nU>i |]>]efu mni]ukyuh ecy[tu. au >]ztiyile ti>umnuek]u gUm]yi O>]e ayc{u pie mury]yE]E<uh Ek]TNB>fiyie \um] v>ui, O>u divxh a]<inu pui viic{u. avieT murjphvky[]yi pviDil \iiiu m]kL pui viiy kUi]f[ |tuh viiyt[. Ek]TN B>fiyie m] v>uiy k y]et]>u>uh arii>uumi}. `iuh Em[pr nU>i |o m]] kSfh `Tuu k<ic{ \Ten "O]EH] A kurvuh tIRu. `T] Ey]gY]! nI |vieT vuEcRE]?" `u prEzt. aE]L aTui>u Ever nU>i "|o m] x]]l Ek]TNB>fiyiEt]f[" `u pru. ti>umnuek][ A xmyvuh Ek]vie<ueI u]yi>utin]l atuh Eku. ek]]>il `<uiy \Ten A nU>iey v>ui, "aEE]e xV]driu BiuvR cu>um]f[" `uh muh xE]SpURv{h k[piukyuh nU>i[ O>u x]nh ek]Tu[ ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. |eny]f[ Ek]TNB>fiyueTyuh atie m]yueTyuh viEsSh. A m] O>il kUIuvR atie xV]d[ O>iuh
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mrukyi}. A Ek]TNB>fI A |}[ |uh |>iuu[. atie m]y[u annYx]D]>fm]y A viEsSh |uh kuv>uumu[.

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ti>uvit]hkUril ti>uv}] t]Uil EcR ArMue mhgiiyi}t[ pu EjY]ti]x[ztp]>hgtnuh mH]vidV]num] yi[ O>u mUtu]yi>uu. aEHh, kUE>UR n]E]il |E]<u s>n]>]yfpi avRkueT pit]mHnuh viy vidV]nuh zpxi EjY]XYnum]yi>u xztiI avRkueT xHp]iyuh Ap[tmiztvum]yi>uu. O>il aEHh `vieTEy] Ep]kuhv<i te x[EnHitenUTi kiu Ep]k]emu vic]>ic{u n]E]il Ekri. aE]L O>u Ep]i tnie]u Evi k<ifemu vic]>ic{u p x[ztIj]tkuh te j]tkvuh ek]u xztiieye]u En]i]n]yi avieT vu kUTIu]yi>uu. mUtu ecuEkriy \Ten xztii xbHum]nh `<uE[ Axnxt[k]>h ecy[ti>ui, t]nuh y]]nh |>utie EsSh >uEp>uh p>x[p>h kus zps[n]dixhB]Sfh ecy[tuek]i>uu. an>h xztii (Ep]iey cUi]fic{i[) "|EHh Ou Evik<ifemu vic]>ic{u j]tkL En]i]n]yi]fu vi>iut[. x[ztIj]tkL Ouve> ek]uviu[. w]n]efil |et}]h p>iEs]Dic{[ Ou ti>eTuutinuh ve> divxh Evi vEuh. aviTu]y]l `umUE}]. atin]l aet]u En]i tIRc{eTui aEHe ayEc{c]l { `niuh aEHinuh viy xH]ym]kuh. pie vRm]n L pryutinu nmuu mninu xuKvumu]yi>iuh" `u pru. \Ten mUt[ "O]EH], A Ej]i |E]L tIRE]mE}]" `u pru Ep]iEy]Tu j]tke}]h v]i. Ak]eT ti>ic{uh mric{uh OuEn]I[ "|tu ek]ukyi}" `u pri[ O]E>]]yiu t]e<yi[ OTuh O>u j]tkh ky{il piTic{uek][ "|o x[ztIj]tkh s]x[ztzpk]>h En]iy]l |EHinu n}Ep]e EcRt]yi>iuh. pE, |o knYkey |EHinu viv]Hh k<i]N kiukyi} `E O>u Ed]SmuU" `u pru. mUtie v]u Ek[ Ep]i A
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j]tkh `viTe epFkiT]viet]efu En]I[ "j]tkh Ec>uemil |o knYkey `niu ki]ti>iukyi}. A |}]>uh wuh til pEte c]Rc{]>uh x[EnHit>um]f[" `u pru. \Ten mUt[ "Ep]yi p>Iic{u En]uk. OTuvil Ph w]N prtuEp]ey]yi>iuh. Ever knYkey Ayi>iuemE \U. A Eviek][ Pem]umi} t]nuh. zpxviutinumu[ A x[ztI m>ic{uEp]kuh. xti yu]kfemil pie OukUTi Evi k<iEiv>uh" `u pru. |et]eEi[ Ep]i[ Ouh visV]xmu]yi}. aEHh "w]en]u p>Iic{uEn]E" `u pru j]tk uh `Tuuek]uEp]yi. kurc{uEn>h xztiiEy]Tu vRm]nuh pri>utie EsSh y]zt pru mUtuh Ep]yi. Ep]i tniu niyie epFkiT]vie |}u ec[ \TmM]E>]Tu viv>h pryukyuh knYkey ek]Tu]em[ avR xxE]Sh xtiukyuh xVjnil ci>ueT mDYt Ey]TukUTi x[ztIDnukyuh muh tIRc{eTuukyuh muHURh niyiukyuh ecy[tu. epFkiT]vie |}u Eviu Evu ve]eUukyuh zkiy]dikLu Evu Au ke fiukyuh muHURdivxm]yE]L `}]v>uh avieT eyukyuh Evi k<i]nu Ep]i ayniyUf[ mut]yv k<ic{u xmyinu H]j>]vukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L avieT UTiyi>u xVjnL til `E] k]>fvs]l vic]>i]et O>u v<uh sf[yuh \]yiIRu. sf[ murukiyE]L Ep]im]R >u kik]yii>iu. OTuh O>u kUR "|y{]Lu epien ek]Tuuky]efil wivieT Oinuh kUTukyi}" `uh mE ki "|y{]Lu epien ek]Tu]ti>iuky] efil wivieT Oinuh kUTukyi}" `um]yi v<[. epie pit]v[ O>u kiyiuh Ec>]N nivZiyi}]et v}]et viSmic{u. >u kiyiuh te buuh c]Rc{]>uh zpbM]>uh m]nYM]>uh O>uEp]eyu]yi>uu. atin]l O>u
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kieyyuh \Epi]N aEHinu tt[]h mnuh eeD>Yvumu]yi>ui}. OTuh aEHh xhGbh aDikmu kiey xVIk>ieyu niyic{i[, "niL >ukU]>uh |en v]sipiTic{u v<u tuTiy]l w]en]fu Evt[? `niu epien ~tu viDvuh ek]TuEt[ atY]vsYm] fE}]. atinukUTi nie]>u nivZim]Rgh prut>fh" `u pru. \Ten O>u Ep]i, "atienuric{[ ae]uh vYxniE. `niu x[ztIDnm]yi O>u k]suEp]uh t>ikyuh Ev], `]uh |o epien |y{]Lu ek]Tu]N p]Ti}. aEu xtmueil pryfh. w]niE]L kuic{u vEy[]h" `u pru. Ever nivZiey]uh k]f]y[k y]l aNEp]i atientic{u. Evi k<i]emu pr Ep]i kuic{u v>ikyuh aNEp]i knY]d]nh ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L Ep]i >uifIxVyhv>ie sisup]en E]e ~vuh viSn]yiIRu. atu ku mE kiyiu O>u Ep]i "a[ |tuek]e]uh vYxniE]. |o muHUR ile aEe]u w]N Evi k<ii]h. `e kUeT vE]U. `e mke w]N aEu t>]emu niyic{u. |vieT>]emu prtil |>i x[ztIDnh t>]nuh w]N ty{]ru[" `u pru. at[ aEHvuh xtic{u. A ki]e>}]hkUTi |ri mE Ep]iyueT miEu Ep]vukyuh A muHURinute >u uh Evi nTu kyuh ecy[tu. |o BviSYt[Pe}]h mhgii mUtu muEte pri>ut]fE}]. `iuh aE]<e v]siyuh v<uhek]u tt[k]h aet]uh A>uEm]Ri}. Evi k<i EsSh, t]N j]tkh En]i]n]yi ecE]L n]E]il evc{u mUtu pret}]h A Ep]i[ O]R v>ikyuh mnu ek]u mUtien ve> bHum]niukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh EsShkUTi OuEm] `riye `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh xV m]yi>uu. Aru m]xh k<iyutinumuE A Ep]iyueT aRjnh m>ic{u. aE]L mUtu pri>utu mu<uvnuh O]R tin]l mUtie zps[nil Ep]iu ve> visV]xm]yi.
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an>h Ep]i OukUTi Evik<ifmE}] `u vic]>i c{i[ Ouve> x[ztIj]tkL EsK>ic{u. "|ni mUtiene]u te j]tkh En]ic{u niyic{iu Evfh Evi k<i]N" `u vic]>ic{u Ep]i j]tkuhek][ ArMu mUtie |}ei. aE]L mUt[ ail et]<]N Ep]yi>iuk y]yi>uu. mUtu et]<Iuh k<i[ |}u ecE]L j]tkeum]yi Ep]i vi>iunu ki[ "`] w]N pri>uet]e OiE}? |ni Ou Evi k<ifh. aE}?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L Ep]i "pri>utuEp]e `}]h xhBvic{u. |ni Evtien prut>fh. x[ztIj]tkL pumueth ek]uviu[. \ofu k<i[ |et}]em]u p>iEs]Dic{[, |til v}tuh ek]]vutueil niyic{u pryy[fh" `u pru. \Ten mUt[ "`ni[ p>iEs]Di ]nuh AE]ci]nuem]umi}. v}tuh mnil Et]utien pryuk `EyuU. |osV>k]>ufYhek]uh gu>ukT]h ek]uh pr]Dikh et]ri}. atin]l |tuh |E]Le prE]h. A j]tkeilniuh >eh m]Iu mU]mti>i u j]tkh k]Riknzth jnic{ O>u knYkyuETt]yi>iuh. at[ aEu Ec>uh. A knYkey viv]Hh k<iEc{]U. Ed]Sh v>ikyi}. A B]>Yyil aEu >uikuh O>u epFkiT]vuh \]kuh. n]]me gRBh axiE]kuh. pie A aRjnh zpxviukyumi}. |tiDik em]uh |E]L ariyfemi }E}]. |ni Ep]kueil Ep]k]h. |>iueil |vieT yi>i]h. w]N \ofu k<ic{u Evgh v>]h" `u pru. Ep]i pie avieT t]mxic{i}. aE]Le xxE]Sh y]zt pruEp]yi. mUt[ \]n]yi akEuh Ep]yi. Ep]i Ep]yi mUtu pr knYkeye viv]Hh k<iukyuh >uikuh O>u epFkiT]vuh \]vukyuh aRjnie n]]me gRBh axukyuh ecy[tu. |ztyuh k<iE]L Ep]iu mUtienuric{u bHum]nvuh xE]Svuh xHivHiy]ety]yi. pie aEHh Ekmm]yi[
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O>u xdYy[u Evu vuhkUi Ouve> muukuh pfvuem]ee]u kiT]E]TukUTi ArMue mUtie |}u ecu. aute aEHh kiT]eey]e a il ek]uEp]yi et]<Iukyuh t]N et]<ukyuh ve> v<ip]TukL k<iukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh mUtien xt[k>iutin]yi |}uevc{[ atiEkmm]yi O>u xdY nTukyuh mUtinuh |}u xkRuh Ab]vZh v]iy]R, ac{im]R mut]yvR ve> O]fuTv ek]Tuukyuh muh ecy[tu mUtien ve> xE]Siic{uEp]>ikyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>h dUtfM]>]y mH]M]R muNk]il Ek>il ve>yu]yi>uu. |E]L |enyuvR `umu t]yi EkLuuEp]umi}. dUtftyueT m]H]Yh `ztm]ztmueu Em[pr e`tiHYLek]u x[pm]ku uE}]. dUtfM]Ru fh pryutinu pruh pkyuem]um]vsYmi}. avR dUtM]>ueT v]uh B]vvuh niyuh Ecyuh xmyvuh muh En]i m]ztm]f[ PL pryut[. atin]l dUtfh ve> autk>vuh xok>Y mutum]efu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. kum>n}URTuu en]E>i ` diil "puyil" `e]>u sUzdBvnh |E]<umu[. A vIil mH]vidV]nuh zpxi EjY]XYnum]yi[ O>]L mue]>iu]yi>uu. A trv]Eu pfiR]nmutin]l avieTyu pu>uSM]e> pfiM]e> ]fu pryuk ptiv[. atin]l nueT k]n]ykn]y EjY]XY enyuh puyil pfie>]f[ pruvi>ut[. kum>n}UR zg]miu O>u nU>i te puzten \pnyiutin[ O>u muHURh pruek]Tufemu p EjY]XYM]E>]Tuh AvsY eiuh A>uh muHURh pru ek]Tui}. a]u etuh kUril \Le ci tu>]M]R, vii sumUtu mut]yi A diukile p EjY]XYM]>u]yi>uu. ave>}]h En]Iu A ek]}il A \iey \pnyi]N ek]]vu muHURmie}u pryuk ek]uh \iey \pnyiutinu
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k]m]yi>utuek]uh nU>i OTuh puyil pfi>ueT aTul ec[ O>u muHURmu]ie]Tufem[ aEpic{u. pfiR \Ten O>u zpy]xvuh xhsyvuh kUT]et muHURh c]Rie]Tuu kyuh ecy[tu. nU>i A muHURc{]Ruhek]u etuhkUR tu>]M]R mut]yv >ueT aTul ec[ "nie]e muHURmie}u pru eviuh puyil pfiR O>u muHURmu]iu" `u pru. \Ten avR "atuEv{]? `]l A c]Re]u k]ffmE}]" `u pr[ avR A c]Ru v]i En]i. aE]L pfiR c]Rie]Tui>i u muHURh \pnyi ]nu \iyueT am>]siUru xmy]yi>utin]l tu>]N Ayc{[ pfie> avieT v>ui. pfiR au] yi>u EjY]XYM]e> `}]ve>yuh O]E>] viDil jyic{i>u tin]l `}]vRuh pfi>ueT Ep>il kiTmX>vuh axUyyumu ]yi>uu. atin]l |o avx>il pfie> Ou mDYmm]]emu niyic{uek]u su mUtu mut]yv>uh avieTUTi. `}]v>uh vE]E<uh pfi>uh vuEcRu. \Ten `}]v>uhkUTi "am>]siUru xmy[ \pnynh k<i]em[ `u zpm]fm]fut[? `u pfiE>]T[ Ec]dYm]yi. aE]L pfiR "am>]siUru muHURLu vRjYm]ef]f[ zpm]fh. `iuh |o \iey |e]}h \pnyi]]l Ever t>ETu v>]nutuek]uh |e]} il \pnynin[ |oey]>u muHURm}]et |}]tu ek]uh |en c]Rie]Tut]f[" `u pru. \Ten mvR "|o \iey |e]}ile \pnyic{ie}il `u t>ET]fu v>]nut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L pfiR "aTu ek]}il \i[ a m>ic{[ dIy]yi>iuh. pie ek]}il \pnyninu muHURh teyi}. atie pie ek]}il \iyueT aN m>ic{[ A dIyu m]yi>iuh. dI][ \pnynh p]Ti}E}]. |en mUu ek]}h k<iyuE]L \pnynie k]vuh k<iyuh. k]h k<iyutinu mu[ \pnyi]]l \i zb]f]c]>zpk]>h
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zBn]yiE]vukyuh ecy{umE}]. atil EBdh am>]siUru xmy[ \pnyiut}Ey]?" `u Ec]dic{u. "aeney]e v>uemil |o muHURinute \pnyiuky]fu Evt[" `[ `}]v>uh xtiukyuh \iey A muHURinute \pnyiukyuh pfiR pri>utuEp]e A ek]}il \iyueT m]t]pit]M]R m>iukyuh ecy[tu. a]h mutl mu EjY]XYM]Ru pfiE>]Tu mlx>vuh axUyyuh ax[tmiukyuh `}]vRuh pURv]Dikh bHum]nmudiukyuh ecy[tu.

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k]Tiyil Bti>iyueT |}h kum]>n}UR zg]miuLe en]E>i ` dii]kuu. |o |}uvRu p]>>Ym] yiute mzv]dmueuh gfpti zptYm]efuh pxi m]fE}]. |v>ueT mzv]din[ annYx]D]>ftVh xiiu tinuh gfpti zptYIBviutinumu k]>fL cu>u m]yi |vieT viv>iuu. O>il |o |}u O>u Bti>iyuh aEHie x[EnHitn]y Ever O>u nUti>iyuhkUTi tYivEp>UR pU>h k]f]n]yi pureu. |>i]uTy[u xmIpm]yE]L En>h eevkiytin]l O>i}ukyri pke \ofuh xY]vnvuh k<ic{[ avieTniu pure[ 'yir[ ' ` inu xmIp m]yE]L xRv{]hgxu>ik]y >u mnuSYzIkL v<iyil ni[utuku. A zIkL |vR aTuuecE]L ''ti>uEmni kL `E]]f[ |o axmy[ `<u[''? `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L Bti>i ''wL pU>inu Ep]vuky]f['' `u pru. \Ten x[ztIkL ''|vieT aE]u ec}uE]L yireu pryu m]yi. |enyu axmyil |tiE mnuSY >]>uh nT]ri}. |et]>u eevSmYm]ef[ aviTu[ Ekii }]yi>iuEm]? `<uu |u Eve]f[ aTiyL[ Et]ut[. `<uiy]l `eiuh Apu]kuh. aen ve> kiu['' `u pru. aE]L nU>i, ''wL[ |o diieuh p>icymi}. wL |o diuk]>}. |u Ep]Ek euvc{]l EkrikiTutin[ `vieT y]fu xok>Ymut[. |vieT aTue]nuh v} sUzdvITukE] mE] \E]''? `u Ec]dic{u. ''aTiyueT kum]Th |vieT aTu]f[. viE>]Dmi e}il ae]e<uiy]l avieT kiT]h.'' `u x[ztIkL pru. |en A x[ztIkuh |o zb]f>uh kUTi kure]>u En>e xhB]Sfh k<iE]E<uh axmyu Ep]y]l
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v}tuh Apu xhBviec{iE] `u Byhek]uh |o xu>ikE]TukUTi Ep]y]l a >]zti xuKm]yi k<ic{ukU]em u Em]Hhek]uh Bti>iyuh nU>iyuh A x[ztIkueT vIiEy[u Ep]vukeyute tIRc{y]i. pie avR n]u Ep>uhkUTi avieTniu Ep]yi. kurc{u ecE]L viyt]yi[ O>u m]ik ku. |o x[ztIkL zb]fe> A m]ikyil kUie]uEp]yi. avieT aTuTuu vis]m]y >u murikL \]yi>uu. atil Oil Bti>ieyyuh Oil nU>i eyyuh ek]uecu kiTi. >u murikiuh O]E>] x[ztIkL ecukUTi. Bti>i kiT muriyil ec A x[ztI Bti>iey et]E]Lte aEHinu Eb]Dmi}]t]yi. \Ten avL aEHe Bi]nuh tuTi. nU>iu ptiv]yi 'EdvI m]H]Yh' p]>]yfmutin]l aEHie eeky{il EdvI mH]Yh zgmu]yi>uu. A zgh ty[l vc{uhek]]f[ kiTuk ptiv[. auh zgh ty[l vc{iu]yi>uu. atin]l aEHie aTul ec x[ztI "A zgh |vieT t]e<ey]nuh evEc{fh. aetinu ty[l evc{i>iuu" `u Ec]dic{u. "|tu t]e< vy[]N p]Ti}. ty[l vc{uh ek]]f[ w]N kiTuruk ptiv[" `u nU>i pru. pieyuh zgh t]e<vy[]N A x[ztI ve> niRbic{u. `iuh nU>i xtic{i}. aE]E<uh mE muriyil Bti>iyueT `}ukL kTic{uep]iutieyuh Ec]> kuTiutieyuh sh ks]yi[ |o muriyil EkutuTi. nU>iu kuEre Byvuh ci xhsyuh Et]iuTi. avieTiTuhek]u Bti>iey viic{u. Bti>iey aE]E<uh mu]uh Bic{u k<ii>uu. pie AR vii EkLuu? Bti>i vii EkL] ti>iukyuh aTul nilu x[ztI zgh t]e< vy[]N nilbiukyuh ecy{utuek]uh muh Ak]eT k]>Yh n} piye}uh |o x[ztIkL Ekvh mnuSYx[ztIkL ae}uh Et]uky]l nU>iu Byh ks]yiIRu. aEHh zgh ky{ieTuupiTic{uek]u te kiTu aEHinu vEsh \rh v>ikyuh aEHh \rukyuh \]yie}u prEy
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ti}E}]. aYy]mm]kutu ve> A x[ztI aEHie aTul A muriyil niu. pie purEiriE]yi. nUti>i niEn]yi A kiilte \r]et kiTukyuh ecy[tu. En>h evuE]L avieT m]ikyumi}; x[ztIkumi}. nU>i O>u viy k>inyueT mukil |>iuu. pie aEHh ve> zpy]xe[ O>u viDil t]e<yiri. aE]L atinTu u me]>u k>inyueT cuvil Bti>iyueT nK uh kuTuyuh m]zth kiTutu ku. aE]L tEdivxh k]f e x[ztIkL mnuSYx[ztIkL ae}uh yik]yi>uu `uh av>ueT m]y]bhek][ ave> mnuSYx[ztIkL ae}uh yik]yi>uu `uh av>ueT m]y]bhek][ ave> mnuSY x[ztIk]efuh k>in m]iky]efuh Et]ic{t]efuh Bti>iey yi Biy]yi>uu `uh EdvIm]H]Yh ` zgh te eekyiu]yi>utin]l tee]T]N p]Ti}] tin]]f[ mE yi te Bi]etuh muh nU>iu mni]yi. \Ten aEHh pU>inu Ep]k]ette ti>ic{u Ep]u. au m>ic{uEp]y A Bti>iy}]et A |}u pu>uSNm]>]>uh \]yi>ui}. m>ic{uEp]y Bti>iyueT aR nin[ au gRBmu]yi>uu. nU>i vu Bti>iyueT m>fvY]h aRnie aTul ariyic{u. aE]L viDvy]yitIR A aRnh atYh viS]dmg[nn]yi `utu prEyti}E}]. pie A ptizvtte BR]vie EsSzkiyke}]h k<ic{u. aenyi>iu k][ ~vuh EtEj]myn]y O>u puzten aRnh zpxvic{u. \iu j]tkRh, n]mk>fh, azp]snh, coh, \pnynh, xm]vRnh mut]yv y]k]h EvtuEp]e ey}]h k<ic{u. atiniTu vidY]BY]xh ecy{iukyuh Evd]DYynh ecy{iukyuem}]h ecy[tu. atYh buim]n]y
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A zb]fkum]>nu ptin]ru vyu k<iE]E<uh aEHh EvdEvd]hgtVn]yuh xks]zpu>]EftiH]xp]>hgt n]yuh tIRu. aE]L te ae m>fvZ]h a pru mni]vuky]l aene] A yiyueT k k<iEc{u em[ aEHh niyic{[ A \Esxii]yi xU>Yen Exvic{u tuTi. atikinm]yi>iu tpuek][ aEHh xU>Y Bgv]en zptYm]i xU>YBgv]N O>u zb]fe >Uph D>ic{[ Bti>iyueT aTul ecu ci divYmz!L \pEdsiukyuh "Ep]>]et}]h |til pryuu[. |til En]iec{y[Et]U" `u pr[ O>u zgh ek]Tuukyuh ecy[ti[ mru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A Bti>iu "xU>Yk]Ti" `u n]mh xiiukyuh zpxin]vukyuh ecy[tu. aEHm]f[ visVvizsut n]y "xU>Yk]Ti" `u pryeTu Bti>i. a]h mutl A |}[ O]E>] tmuryil O]E>]>uR[ "xU>YN" `ukUTi Ep>iu tuTi. atiuh nTuv>uu. xU>YBgv]nilni[ \pEdsvuh zgvuh kiiytie EsSh xU>YBti>i viv]Hh k<ic{u gZHn]yiu t]mxic{u. a]u xU>Ydm]y zgh mu<uvnuh En]i HZdim]i. aet]>u mzv]dzgm]yi>utin]l Bti>i zpxin]y O>u mzv]di y]yiIRu. aEHh pie aEHinu]y puztM]Ruh xU>YBgv]lniu tniu kiiy vidYey \pEdsic{uek]Tuu. aen tmurEt]rumu]y \pEdshek][ A p]>>Yh |uh A |}uvRu k]fuu[. k]Tiyil Bti>im]>ueT mzv]din[ O>nnYx]D]>ftVmu]yt[ |eny]f[. pie xU>YBti>iey p iuh mzv]din]yi ek]uEp]kukyuh aEHh p b]DkL O<iukyumu]yiu[. aEHh mzv]dh ecy[ti[ O<iy]et O>u b]Dyuh \]yi>ui}. aen p dZ]L kE]L xU>YBgv]e \pEds x]PYeuric{u Bti>iyueT mnile n} visV]xmu
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]yi. xU>YBgv]e \pEdszpk]>h ecy[t]l `}]h Piu emu kE]L |ni Ouh t]mxiy]et te aen Bic{ yiey siifem[ aEHh niyic{u. pie atinu Evu \pk>fe}]h x]dic{[ atikinm]y O>u EH]mh tuTi. si]RHy]y yi ~t]efu niymi}]y[ky]l aEHh E]kiu xkyikeyuh O]yi]v]Hic{u. |EHie mzsiek]u nivZiyi}]ety]yiu xk yikuh aEHie aTul vu. aE]L Bti>i "`e aen Bic{tu nii]>]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L `}] yikuh "w]n}, w]n}" `u pru. \Ten Bti>i yike O]E>]>ue> Ayiu ep]uh viuh piTiic{u xtYh ecy{ic{u viyc{u. aen si]RHy]y A O>u yi O<iek EsSem}]v>uh Ep]yi. aE]L Bti>i te puE>]B]gil ByviHVy]yi virc{uek]u nilu A yiEy]Tuh xtYh ecy{]N pru. t]N ap>]Diniy]ky]l xtYh ecy{utinu nivZiyi}]et A yi te ap>]De ~u pru. \Ten Bti>i "`]l w]niE]L nie EH]miuh" `u pru. "`e EH]mic{]l |Eu n][pe]]h divxh au czksV]xh vic{u m>iuh" `[ yi pru. aE]L Bti>i "aen v>]ti>i]N O>u m]Rgmie}u v>uEm]" `u Ec]dic{u. "n]lpe]]h divxh ti>uv]UR Ep]yi dRsnh k<i]N xhgtiy]y]l m>ii}. a}]et s]pEm]mu]kut}" `[ yi pru. "`]y]uh |ni w]N nie viyy[ui}" `u pru Bti>i A yiey piTic{u EH]miukyuh ecy[tu. atie EsSh kurc{u divxh k<iE]L au Ek>>]jYh v]fuek]i>u "pib]fe>um]L" Bti>iyueT aTul O>]yc{u. \Ten Bti>i avieT ecu. aE]L ep>um]L te B]>Yy[[ O>u gRve \pzdvh tuTIu ve>]m]yi `uh p mzv]dikee]uh mzv]dL ecy{ic{iuh gRv{N O<iuEp]yiie}uh A \pzdvh nimih B]>Yy[u]ku gRBem}]h axiE]kuu `uh atin]l
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~tu viDvuh A \pzdvh O<ic{ut>femuh Bti>iEy]Tu pru. Bti>i aen Av]emu xtiukyuh, atiEu Evu \pk>fL[ O>u c]Re<utie]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. c]RiNzpk]>mu \pk>fe}]h aute ty{]r]i. Bti>i mzv]dvuh tuTi. czkh v>c{u pifiy]ukeyi>ui Bx[mh jpic{iTukyuh pviDiu EH]mkRm]dikL k<iu kyuh ecy[tiuh pifiy]L tuiyi}. `e]ey]yiuh gRvN te AkRSfil \LeTuie}u kE]L Bti>iu v]si ks]yiI>uky]l zb]fRu viHit m}] p kinkRmuh aEHh ecy[tu. p jueyuh muh aEHh muric{u muric{u EH]mic{u tuTi. sI eny{il mui niu vi>ic{[ atu nirc{[ \ru]kuE]L `TuuEH]miuh. |enyu kinzpvZikL xhKYyi}]et ecy[tE]L gRvn[ nivZiyi}]ety]yiI>uky]l zptYm]yi Bti>i yueT muil vu. pie avR til mztzeuric{[ O>u viy v]dmu]yi. A v]dil Bti>i te jyic{u. O>u viDiuh Bti>iey jyiutinu nivZiyie}u tIRc{y]y E]L gRvN ve> t]<[mEy]TukUTi "ativisin]yi>iu aey jyiutin[ A>u vic]>ic{]uh k<iyut}. ayueT aen Bic{vuh `e zpiytmyum]y A yiey au xhH>ic{uvE}]. |ni |o x[ztIeyyuh viu Ep]kfem[ au niRbiutu km]f[. `ni[ |o x[ztIyil aDikm]yi >iu Axi jniuky]]f[ w]N vu b]Dic{t[. |ve \Epic{u Ep]ku k]>Yh `niu ve> vYxnm]f[. atin]l aviTu[ kZpyu]yi `e \pzdvi]ti>ifh" `u pru. aE]L Bti>i ">]j]vie B]>Yy[u En>ii>iu \pzdvh nIie]Tuuek]]emu w]N >]j]vie aTul pruEp]yi. |ni atien EBdeTuut[ `niu ve> avm]nvuh nivZiyi}]tum]f[. atin]l Evgil xtYh ecy[t[ |vieTni[ O<iuep]y[e]fh. at]fu n}t[. Ep]k]ph nie yi Ep]yv<iu nie w]nyy[uh" `u pru. atu EkE]L gRvnu Byvuh vYxnvuh
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xHivHiy]t]yi[ "|Eu pz]h divxh a[ mUzth mui m>ie" `u Bti>iey spic{u. aE]L Bti>i vYxn E]TukUTi s]pEm]e aEpiukyuh pz]h divxh tituv]UR Ep]yi dRsnh k<ic{]l m>iyie}u gRvN s]pEm]h ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. pieyuh Bti>iyueT niRbh nimih gRvN xtYhecy[t[ aviThvi[ Ep]kukyuh ecy[tu. b]fep>um]L Bti>iu ve> x]nuh muh ek]Tuu bHum]nic{yc{u. t]mxiy]et ep>um]ueT B]>Y gRBh D>iukyuh Ouh ax]et n]Wu kuikL \]vukyuh ecy[tu. Bti>iyueT m>fie tEdivxh ti>uv]UR O>u as>I>iv]u EkLeu. "n]e |vieT O>pmZtYu xhBviuh; atin]l mUEmu]l n]<ikkinumu[ a]<Ujyuh k<ic{[ `}]v>uh ep]y[e]fh" `]yi>uu A as>I>iv][. m>fdivxh pke AyE]E<uh Bti>i ti>uv]Ue>i. atuve> aEHinu y]et]>u dInvuh \]yi>ui}. aEHh suh m]riyi>utin]l ti>uv]UR ecyuTen kuiiri kuic{u. kui k<i k>y[u kyriyE]L mUztem]<ifmInu Et]i. \Ten avieT aTuleyu]yi>u mUztu<iyil eci>uu. aE]L mUzth O<ieu Et]i. \Ten `fIu kuiiri socic{u k]uh muKvuh suiv>ui k>y[u kyriyE]L pieyuh mUzth muiuTi. pieyuh mUzt em]<i]N eci>uu. aE]L Eveu Et]i. |en xYve> aEHh kuiirukyuh Ekrukyum]yiu k<ic{u kUi. xYy]yE]E<uh aEHh Ific{u kuu>yil vIfu. \Ten czksV]xvuh vic{utuTi. au zpEd]S m]yi>utin]l zvt]>]yiuh muh axhKYh jnL avieT kUTiyi>uu. `iuh as>I>iv]iNzpk]>h mUEmu]l n]<ikke a]<Ujyuh k<ic{[ `}]v>uh Ep]yi. Bti>i m]zth sV]xh vic{uhek][ avieT kiTu. mUzth muiyuh czksV]xh vic{uh m>fEvdnEy]TukUTi aEHh kiTu viSmiuE]L "|osV>]!
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zgil kt]fE}] w]N ecy[tt[" `u pru `uh aE]L atinu mrupTiy]yi[ "xU>Yk]Ti Evfh ecy{]N `u zgiu]yi>uuEv]" `e]>u as>I>iv]u]eyuh zpxim]yi EkLuu[. |E]<uh aet]>u p<eW]}uEp]e jnL \pEy]gic{u v>uu mu[. `]l xmIpeuh m]>umi}]ti>uE]L \]y |o v][ |zt p>xYm]yiIR eteneyu niymi}. ~etiuh Bti>i czksV]xh vic{uh mUzth muiyuh aRD>]ztiy]yE]E<uh avieTiTu m>ic{u. aEHh czk sV]xh vic{u cuii>iu niuniu Em[Ep]u ep]iy E]L m>fEvdnEy]TukUTi c]TiTic{iu p]TukL |uh ti>uv]UR kuu>yueT tie tu]iEMuh muh k]fuu[. ti>uv]UR Ezth A]u t]Ui]f[. xU>YBti>i jIvic{i>utu pib]fe>um]ueT k]] efu k]futuek][ \Esh kivRSh mUv]yi>i n]nUri En]TTu]efu vic]>iEiyi>iuu. xU>YBti>iyueT k]h k<itil pieyuh A |}u Bti>im]R ve> tpiyuv>uh EvdM]>uh s]x[zt M]>uh n} mzv]dikuhtey]yi>uu. O>u diil O>u viy jMiyueT vk O>u etiNEt]il k]v]yi[ O>u mUEcEk]N (tIyN) t]mxic{i>uu. A Et]il ve> Et vI<utuek]u viy viy Et]UL ve>yu]yi>uu. mi xmyiuh kUTukL O<iy]et \fE kiTuk ptiv]f[. avieT |o mUEcEk]N O>u m]Th ekiyu]i ati]f[ ave kiTu ptiv[. >]ztiyil tIyiT]n]yi[ A m]Til O>u viy en>iE]Tumu]yi>uu. avN tfuu k]il v>uEt eyTuu eviIri atie cki>iyiu tI kiukyuh Et

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tIyiiu cueTuu tiukyuh ecy[tuh tIyuh k]i>iuk ptiv]f[. O>il O>u muk]u evu]Nk]m]yE]L mU EcEk]nu tfuu xHi]N p]Ti}]ety]yi[ `fI[ >umUu EteyTuu eviIri cki>iyiu tIyuh kic{u Etyuh cuutiu tIyuh k]uek]i>uu. aE]L A m]Tie emTyueT (tiyueT) |Tyi!lUTi O>u ek]c{u tuie mU Ec]Ek]e aTuEu nIut[ avN ku. \Ten O>u Et]Sfh avN tuiy{iEku evc{uek]Tuu. atu v]i tiiu pieyuh tuie nIi. mUEcEk]N pieyuh O>u kSfh evc{u ek]Tuu. aen p zp]vsYh k<i E]E<uh cu Etey}]h avx]nic{u. En>vuh evuu. aE]L tuiee k]f]etyum]yi. mUEcEk]enfI[ ave Ej]iuh Ep]yi. piEdivxh evu]Nk]u mUEcEk]N ptivuEp]e Et cuu tiutinu tuTi. aE]L tEdivxeE]e A ek]c{u tuiy{uh kutuTi. auh avN O]E>] kSfh A tuiy{il evc{uek]Tuukyuh A kuiy]n mUEcEk]e aTul vuniu Et v]iiuh tuTi. `inu ve> pryuu. aen ~t]nuh divxh k<iE]E<uh mU EcEk]nuh kuiy]nyuh p>x[p>h atYh x[EnHm]yiIRu. O>u xmyvuh kuiy]n mUEcEk]en pi>iuEp]k]ety]yi. mUEcEk]N Biu x]Dnie}]h O>u B]gh kuiy]n y[uh ek]Tu]et avN Biukyi}. `]l kuiy]ny[u cu EtEp]e zpiym]yiu me]umi}. mUEcEk]N divxhEt]ruh >uh mUuh EtvIth cuu kuiy]ny[u ek]Tuuh. axhKYh Et vI<u m]ytu ek][ |o kurv[ \TmN ariyutinuh Ec]dYeTutinuh |Ty]ytumi}. mU EcEk]N vE}Tuh kUiEvy[u Ep]y]uh kuiy]n kUeT \]yi>iuh. `uEv], kuiy]nyuh mUEcEk]num]yi pi>ii[ O>u xmyvumie}u pr]l mtiyE}]. `]l |o
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aenyi>iuE]L O>il O>u k]Tiyil Bti>i `vieTEy] mzv]diEn] tziEn] mE] Ep]yi ti>ic{u v>uE]L n]uv<i |o Et]iTulUTiy]yi>u tin]l atiE vu. aE]L aEHh |o kuiy]ney ku. Bti>i O>u divYn]yi>utin]l |tu Ekvem]>u kuiy]n ye}[ aEH inu Et]uky]l |tien viy[u t>]Em] `u mU EcEk]En]Tu Ec]dic{u. mUEcEk]n[ |o Anui yueTEml ve> v]XYvuh kotukvuh \]yi>u tin]l "aEy{] aTiyN |o Oe]en (A kuiy]ny[[ O>u ek]E \]yi>uuU) t>ikyi}" `u pru. `iuh Bti>iyueT niRbhek]u nivZiyi}]ety]ytuek]uh pryu vi ek]Tu]emu aEHh xtic{tuek]uh OTuh ek]Tu] em[ avN xtic{u. pie Bti>i mUEcEk]N prtu Ep]eyu xhKY `ie]Tuu kuiy]ney v]i. `iuh kuiy]n Bti>iyueT kUeTE]k]et mUEcEk]e aTul e niu. pie Bti>i mUEcEk]En]T[ ave en>iE]Tuh >umUu v>uEtyuh viek]Tuu v]i. A Et] t}ie]ic{u en>iE]Tiiu cuu. atilni[ O>u kSfh Et]eyTuu nIiyE]L kuiy]n Bti>iyueT aTul vu v]ic{u tiu. pie Bti>i A en>iE]TuemTuuhek]u nTutuTi. kuiy]n aEHie pi]eyuh ecu. |Ty[iTy[u Bti>i O]E>] kSfh EteyTuu kuiy]ny[u ek]Tuuhek]]f[ nTt[. kuiy]n aet}]h v]ic{u tiuhek]u pi]ete ec}ukyuh ecy[tu. aen Bti>i kuiy]neyyuhek][ |}ei. mUEcEk]n[ A kuiy]nyueT xU[mitiey]uh mni]yi}. atu Bti>iyueT pi]e Ep]ytu EtyueT ek]tiek]um]ztm]efE avN vic]>ic{uU. Bti>i[ A kuiy]n x]]l gfptiy]efu kE]Le
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mni]yi. aEHh Et v]ic{u gfptiEH]mh k<ic{u gfptiey Av]Hic{uhek]]f[ Ep]t[. aet]uh mU EcEk]N arii}. Bti>i |}eiyE]E<uh kuiy]n x]]l gfptiyueT >Upil zptYn]yi. aEHh A gfptiey te mu Etv]>ueT kUil |}ute zptiS[iukyuh ecy[tu. aeny]f[ k]Tiyil Bti>im]Ru gfpti zptYm]yiIRt[. a]hmutl avieT `}]v>uh gfptiey Evuhvh Exvic{uek]i>uu. `um]ztm}, xm]vRnh k<i]l pie A |}u `}]v>uh divxvuh gfptiEH]mh k<if emuh |}u Etv]>vuh gfptiEH]mvuh O>u divxvuh muT]et k<iEtiE]yi pu>uSM]>il Ae>iuh O>]L `uh |}u]yi>ifemuh ~R]Tu evc{u. A |}u `}]vRuh gfpti zptYm]yiIRu `um]ztm}, avR vic]>iu xk k]>Yuh gfpti x]Dic{uek]Tuuh tuTi. aE]E<uh avRu mzv]dil muin]e \]yi>u zpsx[ti stgufIBvic{u. apx[m]>h, zb>[ mut]yi xk b]ED]pzdvuh O<iv]utinu k]Tiyil Bti>im]Ru y]et]>u zpy]xvumi}]ety]yiIRu. `eiuh \pzdvmu]y]l jnL Bti>iey xV]nu v>uIE] k]Tiyil Ep]yi Bjnmi>uiE] mzv]dh ecy{iu t}]et me]>u mzv]dieye]u mzv]dh ecy{iukEy] me]>u uEp]yi Bjnmi>iukEy] a]u ptivi}] yi>uu. k]Tiyi!l gfptiyueT m]H]YL pr]l ve>yu[. vix[t>By]l avey}]h |vieT viv>iui}. `iuh dZ]in]yi Ou>u xhgtikL m]zth cu>uil pruek]uu. ti>uvit]hkUR xh]nu cn]E>i]Uil k]Tmuri zg]mil "kuWmFEp]i" `e]>u mzv]diyueuh
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A trv]uk]Ru c]M]R zptYm]efuh |uh zpxim]fE}]. |E]L |vieTyuvRu c]M]e> zptYm]yi k]f]N p]Tie}iuh c]M]R |uh av>ueT Aey anux>iuu[. |E]<uh avR p il Ep]yi c]e \pzdvL O<iuu[. kuWmF Ep]i O<ic{]l O<iy] c]N `umie}utu zpxim]f[. AvsY]R v[ aEpic{]l tt[k]h Ep]kutinu xok>Ymie}il kuWmF Ep]im]R avDievc{[ `<uuek]Tu[ tt[k]Eu c]M]e> O<ic{uniRuk |uh ptivut]f[. "| m]xh |zt]h tIyti n]mvieT v>ut]f[. atuve> niL | gZHil y]et]>upzdvvuh ecy[tuEp]k>ut[. |tu nueT kuic{]M]R zgHi]N kuWmFEp]i |]>[." |zpk]>m]f[ avR `<uu ek]Tuyy[ut[. |zpk]>h kuWmFEp]iyueT `<uuv]ic{uek]u Ep]yi c]e \pzdvmu gZHil v]yic{]l avDi k<iyutuve> A gZHil y]et]>upzdv vumu]vukyie}utu tIRc{y]yiutuh |uh kuv>u tum]f[. c]M]e> Exvic{u zptYm]iy kuWmFEp]iyuh gfptiey zptYm]iy k]Tiyil Bti>iyuh O>u k]u jIvic{i>uv>]f[. mue]>il O>u kuWmFEp]i k]Tiyil Bti>iey k]f]n]yi eci>uu. Ep]i ptienu tuevc{ O>u Eb]i]fu eci>ut[. Bti>iyueT |}h pu<v]ky]l Eb][ A kTvile ecTuu. \Ten Ep]i k>y[iri ecu. aE]L xY]xmym]yi>utuek]u gZHn]y Bti>i jpic{uek]i>iuky]yi>uu. Ep]i muu ecE]L Bti>i purEu v[, "Evgh kui k<iu v>]h" `u pru Ep]iey kui]nyc{i[ akEute Ep]yi. Ep]i Eb]i]fu vetu mni]vuky]l Ep]iuh Eb]u k]Ruh Evgil a]<h k]m]femu Bti>i sheki. Bti>i aimuTic{u k<iE]E<uh Ep]iyuh kui k<iu
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vu. pie Bti>iyuh Ep]iyuh kUTi purii>uu >uEp>ueTyuh jpuh muh k<ic{u. kurc{uEn>h kuszps[nvuh ecy[tuek][ aenyi>uu. aE]E<uh a]<h k]m]vuky]l >uEp>uh \ofu k<ic{u. \ofu k<iu pieyuh puril vu evTiyuh pren |>iu mEDY Bti>i mTii]e> viic{[ Ep]iyueT Eb]uk]RukUeT Evgil Ec]ruek]Tu]N sh eki. aE]L Ep]i "aet]uh Ev, nueT Eb]uk]Ru Bfh w]N te ek]Tuuek]]h. m]>uh ek]Tu]l avRu tZp[tiy]vuk yi}" `u pru. \Ten Bti>i "`]l aE]u ecu viie]TuEfh; nmuE]u Ep]k]h: w]N kUTi v>]h" `u pru. aE]L Ep]i "aet]uh Ev, w]nvR[ a]<h ek]Tuu. avR Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |niyiE]L atin]yiulx]Hifemi}" `u pru. |ztyuh Ek E]L Bti>iu k]>Yh mni]yi. "Eb]uk]e>]e c]M]>]yi>iuh, aE}?" `u Bti>i Ec]dic{u. "aEt, O>u mURiey Exvieyuevc{]l c]ene Exvifh. `iE `}]inuh \pEy]geTU" `u Ep]i pru. evruet pi>uptuEpRukUTi >]ztik][ a>ivy[utiniTy]u kyuh Ep]i |zpk]>h pryukyuh ecy[tt[ te apm]niy]yi>uu `uh gfptiey Exvic{]l `}]inuh \pEy]geTukyie}]f[ Ep]iyueT v]ie x]>emuh mni]vuky]l Bti>iyueT mnil a[ph v}]y[myu]yi. `iuh aet]uh puru k]fi]et ci>ic{uek][ "atu s>iy]f[" `u xtic{u. pieyuh >uEp>uhkUTi ve> En>h xhB]Sfhecy[tuek]i>uEsSh Ep]iu kiTutien}]h ty{]r]i ek]Tuic{iu Bti>i akEuEp]yi >uEp>uh kiTurukyuh ecy[tu. evu]Nk]u >uEp>uh \fRefIu puril vu. Ep]i aE]Le y]ztyuh pru Eb]u Ekr]N Ep]yi. Bti>i kui]nuh Ep]yi. Ep]i kTvil ecu
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En]iyE]L Eb]vieT k]f]ni}]yi>uu. Eb]u kM]R v}v>uh Em]ic{t]yi>iuemu vic]>ic{[ Ep]iu ve> vYxnm]yiIRu. Eb]u pUiyi>u t]<uh tuTuh Ouh k]f]ni}]yi>uu. \Ten Ep]i p>izBmic{u Bti>i kuiuiTu ecu viv>h pru. aE]L Bti>i "|vieTni[ O>u x]m]nvuh kM]R ek]uEp]k]ri}. |tuh kM]R ek]uEp]yt] efu Et]ui}. |vieT Oe>]e]nu[. |t[ ay]ueT En>E]]yi>ifh. ~t]y]uh p>izBmiE], nivZiyu ]kuh" `u pru. pie Bti>i avieT niuhek]u Em[Ep]u En]iyE]L Eb][ A kTvil nilu Aie mukil |>iutu ku. \Ten Ep]iEy]T[ "`e et]uek][ Em[Ep][ En]U" `[ Bti>i pryukyuh Ep]i azpk]>h En]ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L Aie mukil O>u ek]u Eb]u Ekievc{[, tuieeek]u t]iiTic{uhek][ gfpti |>iutu Ep]iyuh ku. |tu t]N tEdivxh prtinu te abm]]n]yiu vidYy]efu Ep]iu mni]vuky]l Ep]i Bti>iEy]Tu m]uEc]dic{u. \Ten Bti>i gfptiEy]T[ "atiu ek]TuEU. aEHinu Ep]k]N eevkieyu pryuu, evruet buimuiE]" `u pru. aE]L gfpti avieTyi>uuhek][ Eb]eTuu pu<yiE[ |uek]Tuu. Aie mukilniuh Eb]u evil vI<utukE]L Eb]u ep]iE]yi `u Ep]iu Et]i. `iuh y]et]>u EkTuh xhBvic{i}. Ep]iu ve> bHum]nvuh autvuh \]yi. Eb]u kii `iuh Eb]uk]>i}]et Ep]i pieyuh viSn]yiIRu. gfptieyETic{u c]M]>uh aTuu v>ikyi}. atu Bti>iEy]Tu pry]N Ep]iu ve> yuh mTiyuh Et]uky]l Ouh mi]et kurc{uEn>h aen p>u]yiu niu. OTuh nivZiyie}u Et]uky]l A viv>vuh Bti>iEy]Tu pru. pie Bti>i "ByeET], avR vE]e, ay]e]uh \pzdvi]et w]N En]ie]]h" `u pru. pie c]M]R vu
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Eb]ilkyri. Ep]i v<ip]Tinu pfvuh ek]Tuu gfptiey et]<utuhevc{u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. pie O>il O>u k]Tiyil Bti>i Ek]<iE]u t]nin]yiu Ep]yi>uu. avieT kof]inu vTEk>yuvR }]et t]nh ptivi}. k]Tiyil Bti>iyueT |}h au kof]inu etE> Ayi>utuek][ avieTecE]L aEHinu t]nh c]Rukyie}u v<]yi. aE]L t]nin]yi[ aztE]h eci[ evruet Ep]>ut[ tnivm]nm]fE}] `u vic]>ic{u Bti>i "`e |}h kof]inu vTE>y]f[" `u pru. v]x[tvil etE>y]efu n} niymuvR avieT p>umu] yi>uu. ave>}]v>uh Bti>iyueT |}h etE>y]efu pru. A>u pr]uh Bti>i xtiyi}. aEHh pieyuh "`e |}h vTE>y]f[" `u pryuh. |en v<u ks]yi. aE]L viv>h x]mUti>i]Tu ti>umnuek]u Eku. aviTu[ OTuh O>u tIRc{ niyic{u. `eney]l "tt[]h Bti>iyueT t]nh c]Rukyuh ki<i ek]Tuukyuh ecy[kyuh |vieTni[ O>]e ayc{[, Bti>iyueT |}h etE>Ey] vTEk>Ey] `u En]i tihv>uukyuh Ep]kuy]L ti>ic{uv>utuve> Bti>iey |vieT t]mxii ukyuh Bti>i xtYm]f[ pretil aEHe xbHum]nh viyy[ukyuh vY]jm]efil ki<i ti>iey eviukyuh y]Ey]gYh siiukyuh Evt]f[" `]yi>uu k[pn. A k[pney Bti>iyuh me}]v>uh xtiukyuh Bti>ieyUeT t]nh c]Rukyuh ecy[tu. k[pnzpk]>h Ek]<iE]u ni[ ayc{y]L vu En]iyE]L Bti>iyueT |}h vTE> |>iutuh kof]ru etupuer zpvHiutuh ku. A viv>h avieTec{u ti>umnriyic{u. \Ten x]mUti>i]Tutu>]N ti>umnuek]u Bti>iey ti>umu]ek v>ui ve> x]nuh ek]Tuu bHum]ni c{yukyuh ecy[tu. v]x[tvil Bti>iyueT |}h muu
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kof]ie etEe>ey]yi>uu. |o tRmu]y E]L Bti>i[ avm]nh v>umE}] `u vic]>ic{[ gfpti te Oe]uek]u kui Arieni>ic{u Bti>iyueT |}inu etupuer AiviTuky]yi>uu. Ar[ p[ Bti>iyueT |}inu vTupuer Ayi>uu `ut[ |E]<uh avieTec{u En]iy]l A ie kiTuek][ ariy]vut]f[. k]Tiyil Bti>im]Ru zptYm]yi>u gfpti pie aeny}]et Aytie k]>fhkUTi pry]et |o \pnY]xh \pxhH>iutu viHitme}u vic]>ic{[ atukUTiru ek]uu. O>il O>u klc{vT]>N vipiTic{vy]y aEnkh x]m]nL Ekie]u vTuniu etE]u ek]uEp]y O>u kl xmuzdil t]fuEp]yi. kiu]yi >uvR miEp>uh O>uviDh m>i]et k>y[u kyri. kie \Tmnuh m>ic{i}. klEcthek]u ve> nmu]ytin]l kie \TmN vYxnic{uek]u nTuE]L k]Tiyil Bti>iu gfpti zptYm]efuh avieTec{u pr]l |tieneiuh nivZiyu]i>uemuh AE>] avEn]Tu pru. \Ten A kc{vT]>N k]Tiyiei. Bti>ieyu viv>em}]h pryukyuh x]m]nLe]uh nvuh kinu EkTuh kUT]et kl \yRie]Tu]l kiu x]m]n ie pkuti vi Bti>iu ek]TuE]emu xtiukyuh ecy[tu. pie gfptiyueT aTulec{[ |o viv>h pru. aE]L gfpti "|enyu k]>Ye]e `niu zpy]xm]f[" `u pru. aE]L Bti>i "|o k]>Yh x]Dic{uek]Tu]emu w]N ~upruEp]yt]f[. |t[ ~tuviDvuh niRvHic{ut>femu niRbic{u pru. \Ten gfpti Ep]yi xmuzdil mui kl te Oe]uek][ \yRie]Tuukyuh kc{vT]>N pri>utuEp]eyu zdvYh Bti>iu ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. atie EsSh gfpti Bti>iEy]T[ "niLu zdvYiu atY]zgHhek][ |Et pry]vU `i}]ety]yi>iuu. atu w]N niL
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pryutuEp]eey}h ecy[tuhek]u zptYm]yii>uiu] yiu aHti nimim]f[. atin]l |ni niL `e zptYm]yi k]fukyi}. `iuh niL vic]>iu k]>Y e}]h w]N x]Dic{u tuek]]h. du]DYm]yiu k]>Y L anYM]Ru x]Diic{uek]Tuutin]yiuh atY]zgHh nimivuh y]et]uh `E]TEpiyum>ut[" `u priu mryukyuh ecy[tu. atilie A |}uvR gfptiey zptYm]yi kii}. `iuh avR vic]>iu k]>Ye}]h x]Dic{uek]ute |>uu. k]zkEmf A |}uvRu muu]yi>uve>E]eyu tpiyuh gfptieyuri c{u Biyuh Exvyuh kurutuTi. aE]L k]>Yxiikuh aentey]yi IRu. `iuh k]Tiyil gfptiyueT siyuh m]H]Yvuh |uh aEsSmi}]ety]yi `u pru kUT]. azpk]>h te k]Tiyil Bti>im]>ueT mzv]dvuh mu p]>>Y]>]y mzv]dikueT mzv]dE]L |E]<uh Pic{uk]fuu[. kiyugh mUi>iu |]u muNk] ieE]e, dZ]L k]f]N zpy]xmuE}].

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evFmfinU>i]ie |}h ek]c{i >]jYu 'ev]> ii' ` Eds]f[. A |}[ O>u k]u mbuiy]yi[ O>u zb]fkum]>N \]yiIRu. aEHe aEHie aN y]k]h \pnynh, xm]vRnh mut]yv k<ic{u Evd]DY]ynin]yi tZivEp>UR zbxVh mil ek]u ec]i. aEHh Evd]DYynh ecy[tu tZivEp>UR t]mxic{i>u tu xHp]ikueT p>iH]xp]ztm]yi]f[. |EHh OE>] EB]Snuh x]Duvum]yi>utin]l du]mRY]>]y \inU>i m]R |EHe pviDil EB]Siiukyuh p>iHxiu kyuh \pzdviukyuh p apkTil akeTui buimuiukyuh muh ecy[tu ek]i>uu. a]u tZivEp>UR vTu]Eztil zsIEk]viie Biiyil O>u ciztem<uuk]>N O>u yiyueT >Uph `<utukyuh A cizth xk fuh tikt]yi I>uky]l avieT O>u yiyueT x]iDYmu]vukyuh ecy[ti>uu. A yi >]ztik]il xHsynin]yi A diiu yovnyuM]>]y pu>uSM]>ueT aTul ec}ukyuh aen pe> \pzdviukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. a][ A diil yiy]l b]Dit>]yi, A divY>tizkIQey anuBvi ]N asM]>]y pR piE divxEu m>ic{uEp]kukyuh ciR `fI]N p]Ti}]vh Ific{[ avsM]>]yi I>ukyuh n}Ep]e EdHbvuh eeD>Yvumu ciR m]zth apkTem]uh kUT]et xuKmnuBviukyuh ecy[tuek]i>uu. yi Ae>y]fu piTikUTuetu niymi}]ti>utin]l a][ A diiu pu>uSM]e>}]h ve> Bye]f[ >]ztik]L k<ic{ukUiek]i>ut[; Emlpr ciztie aTul pu>uSM]>]e>iuh ec[ '|[ >]ztiyil `e aTul v>fh' `u pr]l au >]ztiyil A yi A
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pu>uSe aTueuh. A yi[ aen O>u viEsSh kUTiyu]yi>uu. |enyi>iu k][ O>u divxh eevkuE>h ci \inU>im]>uh evFmfi nU>i]TuhkUTi vTu]Ezt il et]<]n]yiuEp]yi. avieTec[ y]zkmh O]E>] EdvM]e> et]<utuet]<ut[ A yiyueT ciztie aTul ecE]L \inU>im]e>}]v>uhkUTi prii evFmfi nU>i]Tiene][ A yiyueT aTul "|u >]ztiyil `e aTul v>fh" `u pryic{u. `}]v>uhkUTi aen pryfemu niRbic{tuek][ aen pru `}]et aen pryut[ `in]yi]efuh aen pr]u] ku Pem]efuh Ouh aEHin[ arivi}]yi>uu. et]<uk k<i[ `}]v>uhkUTi zbxVhmiEu Ep]yi. xY]vn]dikuh a]<vuh k<iu ptivuEp]e `}]v>uh av>v>ueT kiTuu ecu kiTukyuh ecy[tu. `}]v>uh \rm]yE]L yi A mHN nU>i]ie aTul `i. yi ecu et] \Ten aEHh \fRu. pie avR yEh xuK]nuBUtiEy]TukUTi xHsynhecy[tu. A divxhve> zbc>YE]TukUTiyuh x[ztIxuKmriy]etyuh |>ui>u nU>i]iE[ A yiyueT xHsynh p>m]nk>m]yi Bvic{u. azpk]>h te yiyuh aEHie xHsynh ~vuh tZp[tik>vuh xE]S]vHvum]yiIRu. A yi[ aeE]e O>u xuKvuh tZp[tiyuh atinumu[ O>iuh \]yt]yi Et]iyi}. xuK]nuBve}]h k<i[ aYy]mh Ak]>]yE]L yi, "`ni[ |vieT t]mxi]N p]Ti}. mnuSYxW]>h tuTutinu mu[ `ni[ xV]n[ `fh. atin]l |E]L w]N Ep]kuu" `u pru. \Ten nU>i]T[ "|u >]ztiyiuh v>]Em]?' `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L yi "aviET[ aen AzgHvuh `e Ep>il xE]Svumueil w]N |e}], `}] divxh >]ztiyiuh aviTue aTul vuek]h. `]l O>u k]>Ymu[.
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atukUTi prE]h. aviTu[ `e xth kUT]et anYx[ztIke et]T>ut[. Ever O>u x[ztIey aviTuu et]]lie w]N aviTue aTul v>iki}." nU>i]T[: "|}; `e an]f[ |}. nie anuv]dh kUT]et w]N y]et]>u x[ztIeyyuh et]Tukyi}." |tu EkE]L yi xE]SE]TukUTi "`]l w]N ptiv]yi vuek]]h" `u pru Ep]vukyuh pie ptiv]yi >]ztiEt]ruh nU>i]ie aTul vuek]i>iu kyuh kurc{u divxh k<iE]L avR p>x[p>x[EnH]ku >]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. aen kurc{uk]h k<iE]L mHN nU>i]ie Evd]DYynh nirui, |}Ey[u kUie]uEp]k]n]yi aNnU>i]T[ O>u divxh ztiivEp>UR ecu. aN te kUiek]uEp]k]n]yi]f[ vi>iut[ `riE]L, yiey pi>iu Ep]kfmE}] `u vic]>ic{u mHN nU>i]iEu ve> vYxnm]yi. au >]ztiyil yi vE]L nU>i]Tu ve> mnx[t]pE]TukUTi, "`e |}Eu ek]uEp]k]N aN viu[. n]e >]vie Ep]kfem]f[ pri>iut[. w]en]fu Evt[?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L yi "aviTu[ Ouh vYxniE. aviTu[ |}Eu Ep]y]l pie ptiv]yi w]N avieT vuek]]h" `u pru. |tu EkE]L nU>i]iEu vYxnem}]h tIRu, ve> xE]Sm]yi. pie ptivuEp]e avR xuKm]yi O>umic{[ >miukyuh evu]N k]m]yE]L Ep]vukyuh ecyutu. >]vie aNnU>i]Tu mHen kUiek][ |}Eu Ep]yi. mHN nU>i]T[ |}uecu t]mxm]ytie EsSvuh yi >]ztiEt]ruh ptiv]yi avieTyuh ecu ek]i>uu. aen mkene][ kurc{uk]h k<iE]L Ou Evik<iifemu
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x[ztIj]tkL v>ui En]iuk mut]y ci zsmL tuTi. |o viv>mriE]L, t]N Evik<ic{]l pie yi te aTul v>iki}E}] `u vic]>ic{i[ atuh mkNnUti]iE[ atYh vYxnk]>fm]yiIRu. atin]l aEHh tniu Evi k<i]N mnie}uh atin]yi aN niRbi>uetuh me]>]L muK]>h aen zgHiic{u. aNnU>i]iE[ atuEkE]L vYxnvuh Ek]pvuh xHivHiy]ety]yiIRu. \Ten aEHh mHen viic{u En>iute "`] \iu Evi k<i]N mni}, aE}? nI |zt kyi}]vn]yi tIRE}]. nI O[ Evi k<ic{[, atil ci x]nu]yiiu nueT k]h k<i]l ek]]em]f[ `e AzgHh. aet]uh x]Dic{ie}iuh |o trv]Tu nsi]etyi>ifmE}]. atinu nI Evi k<i]ti>u ]l pie `] m]Rgh?" mHN: "aN pryuet]e k]>Ym]f[. |tien]e xm]D]nh pry]N `niriukUT]. `e]ey]y]uh w]N Evi k<iyi}. atin[ aN `e]Tu niRbiyum>ut[." aN:"Evi k<iyi} `u pr]l k<iyi}]tie k]>fem]f[? atu EkLe" mtiEy]?

mHN: "k]>fem]umi}. `nitiu mni} `Eyuu." aN: "Evu k]>Yh ecy[v]N mnie}il nI |o trv]il Ekr>ut[. `vieTeyiuh ep]y[e]fh. ~BY]! ninu mni}, aE}? `e muil niu ninien pry]N eeD>Ymu]yE}]. Ep], `e muilni[. ek]sven |ni |vieT k]riy]h." |en aN Ek]pE]TukUTi sk]>ic{tu EkE]L x]Duvuh suHZdynum]y mHN nUti>i]iEu vYxnh
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xHivHiy]ety]yi. |o xhB]Sfmu]ytu >]ztiyil a]<inu mu]yi]yi>uu. atin]l mHNnUti>i]i Eu vYxnh nimih a]<mu]et k>uh ek]u Ep]yiiTu. ptivuxmym]yE]L yi aEHie aTulvu. aE]L aEHh vYxnic{u k>uek]u kiTuky]efu yiu mni]ytin]l vYxnk]>fem] efu Ec]dic{u. |o xhgti yiEy]Tu pry]N aEHinu ve> mTiyuh yumu]yi>utin]l AdYh Ouh pry]et \p]yil k<ic{ukU]N aEHh k<iyutuh zsmic{uEn]i. `iuh yiyueT niRbh nimih OTuh p>m]Rem]e aEHh yiEy]Tu pru. aE]L yi. "aviTu[ Ouh vYxniE]. Evi k<iutinu `niu y]et]>u viE>]D vumi}. aviTuu Evi k<i]etyi>u]l |o trv]Tu nsic{u Ep]kumE}]. w]N nimih aen v>ut[ `niuh ve> vYxnm]f[. aviTuu Evi k<ic{]uh `e \Epi>ut[ `u m]ztEm `niu niRbmuu. Evi k<ic{]l O>]TN divxh A aRjnie aTul xHsynh ecy[tuek]fh. O>]TN m]ri Ever u kiTuek]fh. A divxil w]N aviTue aTul vuek]]h. atin]l n]e >]vie ae aTuLecu Evi k<i]N xtm]efu pryfh. aN prtien EkL]ti>iutu s>iy}" `u pru. |tu EkE]L mHN nu>i]iEu ve> xE]Sm]yi. pie avR >uEp>uhkUTi >]ztiey xuKm]yi nyic{u. evu]N k]m]yE]L yi Ep]yi. mHNnUti>i]T[ >]vie `fI[ ae aTul ecu Evik<ic{uek]]emu xtic{u pryukyuh aN nUti]T[ atu Eku xE]Siukyuh t]mxiy]et O>u mUHURil mHe Eviyuh kuTievuh Ekmm]yuh Bhgiy]yuh nTiukyuh ecy[tu. Evi k<ic{tie EsSh mHN nUti>i]T[ yi priutuEp]e O>]TN divxh aNjnie aTuuh O>]TN Everyuh kiTuek]i>iukyuh divx
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mury[u yi aEHie aTul ecuek]i>iukyuh ecy[tu. aen kurc{uk]h k<iE]L aRjnh gRBh D>iukyuh pum]xvuh tik[ O>u puzten zpxviukyuh ecy[tu. mHNnU>i]Tu puzte j]tkRh, n]mk>fh, a zp]snh mut]yv ae xH]yE]Tuh Azpk]>vuh y] k]h EvtuEp]e nTi. aE]E<uh aNnU>i]T[ aEHie AzgHhEp]ee poztmuKh ku xE]Sic{uek]u c>mgtiey zp]pic{u. pie mHNnUti>i ]T[ ae pih, xhvlx>dI, pz]]h m]xh mut]yv y]si k<ic{ukUi. aE]E<uh mHen \pnyi]nu k]m]yi. pie atinu muHURh niyiukyuh zkiy]dikLuh muh Evu Auke Oe fiukyuh x]m]ne}]h vhkUukyuh ecy[tu. \pnynie tEdivxh >]zti yiyueT mury]yi >utin]l yi ptivuEp]e nU>i]ie aTuei. aE]L nU>i]Tu zpxhgvs]l "n]e k]u kuhB>]si muHURin[ \iyueT \pnynh k<ic{]l ek]]emu vic]>mu[" `u pru. aE]L yi, "`]l `ni[ O>]zgHmu[. at[ aviTuu x]Diic{ut>fh. aviTue zpD]nB]>Y ag[nix]ikm]yi viv]Hh ecy{e[ A aRjn m]efiuh AdYB]>Y w]n]fE}]. atin]l aviTue puztn]y A \iu w]N viyy]f[. atuek][ n]e \pnynxmy[ \i zkiy]hgm]yi Bi y]ciuE]L AdYh Bi ek]Tu]N w]n]y]l ek]]em[ `niu ve> AzgHmu[. at[ aviTu anuvdiukyuh `ee]u nTiukyuh Evfh. xmym]kuE]L w]N O>Rjnie EvSil |vieT vuek]]h" `u pru. \Ten nU>i]T[, "atienu viE>]Dm]f[? `nitu ve> xE]Sm]f[. xmym]kuE]L |vieT vE]u. k]>Yh w]N nTic{uek]]h." `u xtic{u pryukyuh ecy[tu.
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zkiyy[u Evu Aukuh O]tiE]nuh c]Rc{]>Yh Ev<[c]>uh mum]yiu Ever aEnkh zb]fEzsS[M]>uh aRjnuh kiT]uem]e tEdivxhte `Iu] yi>uu. piEdivxh En>h evuE]E<uh `}]v>uh kuic{u tuTuu H]j>]yi. \Ten zkiykL A>hBiukyuh ecy[tu. Bi ek]Tu]nu xmym]yE]E<uh mruTyuh putuh D>ic{[ aRjnie EvSm]yi kuer a>iyuh O>u p]ztieTuu ek][ yiyuh A ei. yi ecu y]et]>u syuhkUT]et aRjnueT kUil Ekri niy]yi. aRjnEvSD]>ifiy]y yiey kE]Lte nU>i]i E[ Ae mni]yi. `iuh EsSmu zb]f>uETyuh aRjnuETyuh |Tyil "|o aRjnh ~t]f[, `viTuEt]f[, `in]f[ vt[?" `uh muh aE]L xhx]>h tuTi. "~t]y]uh et]T>ut[" `u pru EsSmu aRjne}]h m]riniu. Bi y]ciuk `u zkiyy]yE]L nU>i]T[ O]tiE]En]T[ "|E]L viEsS]l vi>iu A aRjnie aTul Evfh Bi y]ci]N. AdYh BiyiT]nuh A aRjnh Evfh. \iyueT a >]mtu Biyiuek]e. atu mti" `u pru. O]tiE]N: "atu viHitm}. \iyueT ay]f[ AdYh BiyiETt[. atu k<i}]et m]Ruh BiyiT]N p]Ti}." nU>i]T[: "|E]L vi>iut[ \iyueT viyy]f[. w]N AdYh Evi k<ic{t[ |o aRjney]f[. atin]l |o aRjnh Evfh AdYh BiyiT]N." |tu EkE]L nU>i]ie c]Rc{]>]yuh xVjn ]yuh muh avieT vukUTiyi>u nU>im]>uh aRjnuh O]tiE]nuh `}]v>uh "a[ |o \iyueT aey Evi k<iutinu mu[ OukUTi Evi k<ic{iueil atu
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w]>uh ariy]ti>iuEm]? a[ |o prtu suEm EB]S[k]f[. ae}il pryu, EkLe; |o aRjnh `viTue, A>ueT mk]f[?" `uh muh ci Ec]dYuh v<ukuh tRuh ks]yi. |o vi>iutu te xHpt[niy]efuh tee][ AdYh BiyiTuviukyi e}uh ariE]L A \iyueT ay]y aRjninu Ek]pvuh mnx[t]pvuh duHm]yiI>uky]l A aRjnh, "`ni[ k]Fm]N ek]tic{[ AdYmu]y |o \i[ AdYem}, O>iuh |o etiEriv v>eye]u BiyiTI]N w]N xtii}. `e \i[ w]N Biyi]l mti. |o pis]c[ vY cm[ |E]L `viTu]f[ Ekrivt[? `e \i[ |vL BiyiTuky]efil |vueT muKu w]N cUeTuTiuh" `uh muh sk]>vuh v<uh ep]Tiep]Tic{u tuTi. `}]v>uh |en tniu viE>]Dm]yi prutuTu ky]l nU>i]T[ Ouh pry]N sn}]et aen v}]et an]yiIRu. aE]L yi, "w]N \iu BiyiT]n]f[ vt[. \iyueT an[ atu xtvum]f[. atin]l nie]e `e}]h pr]uh BiyiT]et w]N Ep]vukyi}, niyhte" `u pru. \Ten aRjnh, "nin[ azt niyvuh miTuumuE]? `]tute Oriyfh. nie |vieTniu puririy}]et |vieT |ni \pnynie zkiy y]et]uh p]Ti}. w]n]f[ prt[. Bi y]ci]nuh BiyiT]nuh |ve |vieTni[ |ri viiu Evfh. v>uviN, AE]>uke}]>uh v>uviN! nmuiveiTic{[ |vieT niu pur]]h. pie nU>im]>uh v]iy]>uhkUTi |ve pTiu pur]i ayEc{]uh" `u pru EsSmu aRjnueT xH]yE]TukUTi yiey piTic{[ A akuniu pur]i. nU>i]T[ "aEy{]! x]Hxh zpvRi>ut[" `u pru nivic{uek][ pi]eecu. pTiu pur[ ek]uEp]yi tiey \Ten yuh Ek]pvuh xHi]N p]Ti}]et yi xVm]y >Upee xVIk>ic{[ avieT niuek][ nU>i]TiEn]T]yi[, "aviTu[ Ouh
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vYxni>ut[. |et]uh aviTue Ed]Shek]e}[ `niriy]h. `ni[ aviTuEE>il EshEp]uh p>iBvvumi}. `iuh |o uh |o aTiy>iuhevc{[ `e |zpk]>h avm]nic{tin]l |ni mUu tmur k<i]lpie |o trv]il \iyu]yi[ \pnynh k<i]N xhgtiy]vuk yi}, niyhte. `]l, |E]L O>u vY]<viDikh k]m]yi `e x]iDYh |o [ \]yiutie Pm]H]Yh EHtuv]yi[ OTuvil >u tmury[u]ku >u pu>uSM]R x>xVtIzpx]dhek][ visVvizsutM]>]yi I>ukyuh ecy{uh. |ztyuh k]h mnuSYxHv]xE]TukUTi w]N BUE]kile t]mxic{u Ep]ytuek][ |ni w]N wueT E]kil ec]l `e avieT y]pURvh xVIk>iuemu Et]ui}. `um]ztm}, |o avm]nh anuBvic{i[ |ni jIvic{i>i]N w]N AzgHiuumi}. aviTu[ `euric{[ vic]>ic{[ vYxni>ut[. ak[ Ep]yi \pnynie EsSh zkiykLkUTi nTi, |niyuh ve>]h B]>Y]puzt]dikE]TukUTi xuKm]yi jIvic{i>u]uh. w]N |t] Ey]g]g[niyil `e EdHe Bx[mIk>iuu" `u pryukyuh \Ten A yi `}]vRuh adZy]yi Bviukyuh O>u Etju EmlE]uyRu EmGmil Ekri mryut[ `}]v>]uh k]feTukyuh ecy[tu. yiyueT |o v]u EkLukyuh |o auth k]fukyuh ecy[tE]L tL zpvRic{tu x]Hxvuh aviEvkvum]yi `[ `}]vRuh Et]i `iuh "atIt k]>Y]nusEyn kih xY]t[". evFmfinU>i]TM]>ueT x]]l trv]T[ |E]L pu>uSM]>i}]et sUnYzp]ym]yi>iut[ A yiyueT s]ph ek]uh OTuvie tmur]>uh ek]}h 1066-]m]u vZikm]xiuh 1068-]m]u mk> m]xium]yi EdHviEy]gh ecy[tv>um]y evFmfi aNnU>i]Tuh mHN nU>i]Tu visVvizsutM]>]yiIRt[ A yiyueT anuzgHm]HYh ek]u m]ztm]efutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. |E]L
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\ evFmfinU>i]TM]R pEte |o kuTuhbilniu pi>iuEp]yiu O>u aN nU>i]ie s]Kyiu]yi uv>]f[.

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c]enEvic{u zptYm]iy zpxin]y kuWmF Ep]iyuh, zsIEp]RiyilE]yi zBzdk]iey Exvic{u zptY eTuiy visVvizsutn]y minU>i]Tuh O>uk]u jIvic{i>uv>]f[. minU>i]ie |}ER AdYk][ 'mi' `u m]ztm]yi>uu. A |}u ni[ O>]L zsIEp]Riyil Ep]yi Bzdk]iey Exvic{u zptYm]i vtin]l a]hmutl |}ER 'Bzdk]imi' `u zpxim]yiIRu. atin]l `}]v>uh pryutuh A |}uvR `<uukuukil Ep>uvy[utuem}]h |uh 'Bzdk]imi nU>i' (]T[) `utey]f[. x]]l Bzdk]iminU>i]T[ O>il O>u Et]fiyilyri Evn]uk]yilUTi ti>uvnpu>Eu pureu. eevu pTi]ruvs]yE]L avieT Ezt il O>u p]fi ek]utu Eku. A p]fi O>u ax]D]>f>Itiyil Ayi>utin]l, "s]x[ztzpk]>h |zt s>iy]yi |o p]fi ek]ut[ A>]efriyfh. |tu mnuSY>i]>um]efu Et]ui}. EdvM]>il Ae>ium]yi>i fh. ~etiuh Et]fi |vieT aTue `u pru Et]fi aTuic{u nU>i]Tu k>y[iri, kuiyuh k<ic{u Eztil `i. aE]L avieT \lxvk]m]yi>uu. \lxvbiyueT p]fiek]]f[ nU>i]T[ Ekt[. A p]fi ek]iyi>utu O>u x[ztIy]yi>uu. eevuEztil zpvZi]>uh avk]sikum]y v>il O>u m]>]e vIil O>uk]u pu>uSM]>]>umi}]ety]yi IRu. O>u x[ztIyuh >umUu epFkuikuh m]ztEm avieT \]yi>uuu. avRu ptiv]yi Eztilniu Ec]r}]et \pjIvninu y]et]>u m]Rgvuh \]yi>ui}. A vIuk]R Eztil zptidinh nTEu ek][, p][ mut]y
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zpvZikL A x[ztI EsSmu m]>]M]E>]Tu n}v]u pru ave>e]u nTic{u Ec]ru v]i \pjIvnh k<ic{uvu. aenyi>iuE]L O>ulxvk][ avieT EsSmu m]>]M]e>}]v>uhkuTi, A x[ztIyueT vIilniu nTEu zpvZikL nT]et muic{]l avRu avk]sh Ep]vukyuh A avk]svuh atinu Ad]yuh kUTi tLu kiukyuh ecy{um} `u vic]>ic{[ av>ueT ALE>]yi A>uh aTiyi>h nTie]Tu>uetu pru niyic{u. pie avR `}]v>uhkUTi A x[ztIey viic{[, "niueT ALE>]yiu Eztie zpvZikL nT]N wL]Ruh mni}. n]e \lxvbiy]f[. atie p]fi nTutinu zpD]n cumt niueT trv]E]fE}]. atin]l Ae>eyiuh v>ui aTiyi>h nTic{uek]fh. ae}il aTiyi>h muuh. wL muNkUiri>iuu" `u pryukyuh ecy[tu. au eevu ep>uhtZE]vil Ezth ci nU>im]>ueT \o>]FmEy]Tuh >]jY]Diptiy]y vTuhkUR >]j]vie EmE]yi]nE]Tuh kUTiy]yi>u tin]l A m]>]M]R A x[ztIyueT ALE>]yi Eztie aTiyi>L nT]N tLu mnie}u viv>h \o>]Fm]>ueTyuh >]j]vieyuh aTuuh kUTi pryukyuh ecy[tu. A x]Dux[ztI ve> t]<[mEy]TukUTi pviDil priuh duM]>uh du>]zgHikum]y m]>]M]R xtic{i}. ALE>]yi[ aTiyi>h nT]N mnie}ute avR vIuh tIRc{y]yiu pru. aE]E<uh xU>YN ax[tmi ]r]yi>utin]l piEdivxEu dU>il ni[ Ae v>ui aTiyi>h nTi]N nivZiyi}]yi>uu. p]fi p>icymu m]>]M]R aTueuh Ever \]yi>iumi}. Ak]eT A x[ztI vic]>vuh viS]dvuh ek]u p>vsy]yi IRu. avR vYxnhek][ a]<mu]et, "`e ep>uh tZE]vi]! ad]nzpEB]! `e Ec]ru muiE}. |tin[ aviTuute `eiuh O>u m]Rgmu]i>Ef. a}]et
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w]N vic]>ic{i[ O>u nivZiyuh k]fui}" `u pru k>uhek][ Ep]yiiTu. kurc{u k<iE]L A x[ztI \rukyuh \ril avR[, "nI Ouh vYxniE]. nI |E]L gRBh D>ic{iu[. nie \d>il kiTut[ O>u pu>uSzpjy]f[. atin]l n]e \lxvbiu nIte p]fi ek]iy]l mti. nI >]vie kuic{u Eztil ec}fh. aE]L p]fi ek]]nu `e}]h niniu w]N Et]ic{utu ek]]h." `u ep>uhtZE]vie dRsnmu]vukyuh ecy[tu. azpk]>hte \lxvbi[ |o x[ztIeye][ p]fiek]ic{u ek]femu >]j]vinuh \o>]Fm]Ruh tziuhkUTi au dRsnmu]yi. atin]l piEdivxh >]vie A x[ztI kuic{[ ail ec}ukyuh p]fi ek]i e]utinu >]j]vu mut]yvR anuvdiukyuh avR p]fi ek]iuTukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>m]f[ a[ avieT \lxv bi[ O>u x[ztI p]fi ek]]niTy]yt[. A x[ztI kuic{u Eztil ectie EsSh \lxvbi k<iyutuve> avRu xuEb]Dmu]yi>ui}. ep>uhtZE]viN Et]ic{tuEp]eey]e avR zpvRic{u `Eyuu. Bgv]N Et]ic{iu ek]iy p]fi s]x[ztzpk]>vuh ax]D]>fvum]yi>ut[ O>utm}E}]. p]fi viDizpk]> m]yi>utin]l \lxvbi Bujiutinu BUtuh zptY m]yi v]yuh viRuek][ tziyueT aTuE[ aTuu tuTi. au eevu Eztil tzi 'Em]u nU>i' Ayi>uu. aEHh \lxvbiyuh muh O>uviDh k<ic{ukUu m]yi>uu `}]et divYm]y A p]fiu EcRviDh tUv]N tvmu pivuh p>icyvuh tpiyuh aEHinu] yi>ui}. BUte zptYm]yi kE]E<uh tzi EpTic{u virc{utuTi. \lxvbi EvEp]e Ayie}il BUtL tzieyUTi Bic{ukyuemu aEHinu Et]i. \Ten tzinU>i, nU>i]TiEn]T[ "nU>i `e >ifh. ae}il |vR |E]L `e piTic{u Biuh, |o Eztie
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tzh pkuti w]N nU>iu ti>iuu" `u pru. aE]L nU>i]Tu t]ruTuu mpil jpic{u ek]i>iuky]yi>uu. tzinU>i Eml pr zpk]>h aEpic{u prtuEk[ nU>i]Tu mpilniiriec{u eekvkyuh pU]ikyuh v]i viDi zpk]>h tUv]nuh BUte}]h zptYm]yi \lxvbi Buji]nuh tuTi. \lxvbi k<iE]L BUte}]h ve> tZp[tiEy]Tuh xE]SE]TuhkUTi aRD]nh ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. Bzdk]iey Exvic{u zptYm]iy Auh xks]x[ztp]>hgtnuh n} mzv]diyuh tziyum]y nU>i]T[ BUte ByeT]etyi >utuh aEHh \lxvbi k<ic{iu BUte}]h tZp[tieTu kyuh xE]Siukyuh ecy[ttuh O>utm}E}]. |zpk]>m]f[ Bzdk]i mi nU>i]ie trv]Eu eeve tzh pkuti kiiyt[. |E]<uh eeve tzh Em]u nU>iyuh mi nU>i]Tuh kUTiy]f[ nTiv>ut[. x]]l Bzdk]iminU>i]Tu eevuEztil tziy]yi avieT t]mxic{i>u k][ O>u divxh kuWmFE]i `vieTEy] Ep]yi v>uhv<i eevu ecuEcRu. \ofu k<iu nU>i]Tuh Ep]iyuhkUTi O]E>] evTikL pruek]i>u mEDY zpxhgvs]l Ep]i, "O>u mURiey Exviuky]efil c]ene Exvifh. c]N zpx]dic{]l x]Di] k]>Yh y]et]umi}" `u pru. |en pru pr[ OTuh avR til v]dh viy ks]yi. v]dh murum]yE]L Ep]i, "`]l nmu[ at[ |E]Le Ou p>Iic{u En]]h, nmu aiEu Ep]k]h" `uh pru. "aente" `u nU>i]Tuh pru. >uEp>uhkUTi Ep]yi Eztil mpil Ekriyi>uu. \Ten Ep]i, "A>vieT mur]N ek]uv>e" `u pru. aE]L O>u kuic{]N O>u BZtYe EvSil evi Etc{u etruu muru]N ty{]r]i Ep]iu ek]uecu ek]Tuu. \Ten nU>i]T[, "k]ieyvieT? muru]N ek]u
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v>E" `u pru. aE]L x]]l Bzdk]i atixu>iy]y mnuSYzIyueT EvSil muru]N ty{]r]i nU>i]i Euh ek]uecuek]Tuu. \Ten Ep]i, "A>vieT, Ek]]i ek]uv>E" `u pru. aE]L BUx[pRshkUT]et O>]e]>u Ek]]iyuh ek]u Ep]iyueT aTul AviRBvic{u. Ep]i A Ek]]iyil tuukyuh A AL Ek]]iyuhek]u EmLB]g EuEp]yi aRD]nh ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten nU>i]Tuh "k]ieyvieT? Ek]]i ek]uv>e" `u pru. aE]L O>u x[ztI nihet]T]et Ek]]iyuhek]u nU>i]ie aTul ec}ukyuh nU>i]T[ Ek]]iyil tuukyuh A x[ztIyuh EmLB]gEu Ep]yi mryukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten kuWmFEp]i nU>i]TiEn]T[, "aviTuu te jyic{u. w]N mTiyi>iuu. w]N |ztE]h vic]>ic{i>ui}" `u xtic{u y]ztyuh pru Ep]yi. \Ten Bzdk]i, nU>i]ie aTul vIuh AviRBviukyuh "|zpk]>mu zpvZi `ee]u ecy{ic{u ky]emu vic]>ic{tu s>iy]yi}. |o vkey]e `niu zpy]xm]f[. atin]l |ni aviTu[ `e]fukyi}. `iuh a[ nY]ym]yi vic]>iu k]>Ye}]h |niyuh w]N x]Diic{utu ek]]h" `[ a>uiecy[tiu mryukyuh aumutl Bzdk]iminU>i]iEu Bzdk]i azptY m]yi Bviukyuh ecy[tu.

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eevdYM]Ru zpD]nm]yi Evtu gu>utVvuh eekufY vum]efu zpxivuh xRv{xtvum]fE}]. eevdYM]R n}Ep]e s]x[zteenpufYvuh buiyuh yuiyumuv>]yi >u]uh gu>utVvuh eekufYvumie}il av>ueT cikiX Piyie}utu tIRc{y]f[. s]x[zt]nvuh yuiyuh buiyumi}]vRu gu>utVvuh eekufYvuh m]ztmu]yi>u tuek][ mtiy]kute}iuh gu>utVvuh eekufYvumu vRu s]x[ztp>icyvuh muh kurc{u kurv]yi>u]uh ab em]uh v>ut}. gu>utVvuh eekpufYvumuvRu s]x[zt ]nvuh yuiyuh buiyuh kUTiyu]yi>u]l pie pry]numi}E}]. aeevdYM]>il adVitIyM] e>u pEy[u pE zpxiM]>]yi>u vye> mUM]Ru Emlprv ey}]h pURm]yiutin]]f[ avR xREv]t[kRESf vRiut[. |tinu dZ]m]yi k<iuEp]y A>YN n]>]yfNmU[ avRkueT an]y aNmU[ avRkueT ci autkRe t]e< zpx[t]viuu. Ekvh EkuEkLviey m]zth aTi]neTui ey<utu |ovk e`tiHYueT v]x[tvtVei aDikh AE]cifemi}. "mH]M]R eu duS[k>h?" `u m]zth vic]>ic{]l mti. 1. O>]Lu mvuh mUztvuh Ep]k]et vyru v}]et aTc{u vIRu Evdn xHivy{]ety]yiIRu. EvdnyueT si ek]u kiT]nuh |>i]nuh \]numur]nuh `uEv, y]et]uh vy{]ety]yi E>]gi \re niviic{uek]u kiTu>uutuTi. p eevdYM]R vu k]fukyuh p zpEy]gL ecy[tuEn]ukyuem]e ecy[tiuh O>u Pvumu ]yi}. m>ic{uEp]kuemute E>]giyuh eevdYM]>uh EsSmu v>uh `}]h tIRc{eTui. `iuh vye> aNmUie aTuluTi Ou Ep]yi pruEn]]h `u vic]>ic{u E>]giyueT ani>vN vye> `i. atu dInh tuTiytie
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piEdivxh >]viey]yi>uu. aE]L aNmU[ v]iy]R kriu nruuiTu ec[ avE>]T[ `E] pruek]u niluky]yi>uu. |o ecy]L avieTecu ku dInie viv>em}]h ariyic{u. \Ten aNmU[ avieTiTi>u m]yueT O>u ewi (ewTu[) `Tuu ek]Tui[ "|tuek]uEp]yi k]evil a>c{u kie]Tu]l mti" `u pru. ay]L at[ BiEy]TukUTi v]ie]u Ep]yi, aviTuu prtuEp]e atil pkutieyTuu k]evil a>c{uki E>]giu ek]Tuu. atu kuTic{u m]ztEn>h k<iE]L mvuh mUztvuh O<iukyuh xkEvdnkuh m]ri E>]giu n} xuKm]kukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh mvuh mUztvuh Ep]yiUTIu mUztEp]u niu. vy>iki pieyuh ep]y[e]uteyi>uu. atuh zkEmf niE]uemu vic]>ic{u ae aen k<iu. piEdivxm]yE]E<uh vyilniu Ep]u kurc{ukUTi aDikm]yi. aE]E<uh E>]giu Ifvuh p]>vsYvuh ks]yi. \Ten E>]giyueT ani>vN O]Ti pieyuh aNmUie aTuei viv>h ariyic{u. aE]L aNmU[ "A tyc{ m>uu mu<uvnuh a>c{u kie]TuuEv]? `u Ec]dic{u. "|}. pkutiEy ek]Tuuu. EsSh |>iuu[" `[ |o ecy]L ariyic{u. "`]l EsSmutukUTi a>c{ukie]TuEu. xuKm]vuh `[ aNmU[ pru. \Ten ay]L ecu myueT ewi EsSmu]yi>utukUTi k]evil a>c{ukie]Tuu. atu kuTic{Et]TukUTi e vyilniu Ep]u niu. zkEmf mmUztL ptivuEp]e Ep]yiuTukyuh zkEmf E>]giyueT Ifh m]ri xuKm]vukyuh ecy[tu. 2. EdHie oYh nimih |>i]nuh nil]nuh nT]nuh kiT]nuh nivZiyi}]t]yiIR O>u m]i O>il aNmuvRkueT aTul v>ikyu]yi. ay]Lu s>I>h zkmiDikh tTic{u Ep]ytuek]u axV]DInm}]et
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Ever y]et]>u xuKETumi}. x]m]nYiDikh tTic{uk<iiu pieyuh divxhzptieyEp]e oYh vRic{uek]i>u tin]l ay]L p eevdYM]e> k]fukyuh p cikiX ecy[tiuh O>u Pvuh k]f]tin]um]f[ OTuh vye> vt[. "k]RsYEmv v>h oY] Hi UxY EBSjh" `util eevdYM]>ueT cikiXkL Pi]tin]l auteT]numi}. aNmuvRkL viv>em}]h Ektie EsSh E>]giyueT Ap]dcUQh Ou>u zp]vsYh xUic{uEn]iyi[ "niniE]L cikiXey]uh ecy{femi}. mutu divxinkh nI m>ic{uEp]kuh. m>ffL pURm]yiu k]fuu[. |osV> k]>ufYhek][ Ayuie bhek]u O>uEv m>i]et yi>iuky]efil O>u m]xh k<ii[ |vieT v]l v}tuh cikiX niyi]h. a}]et |E]e]uh niyi]ni}" `u pru. |tu EkE]Lte m]iyueT mnil v}]et O>u vYxnvuh ADiyumu]yi. epe[ ay]L mURic{uvIfu. vye> aNmUvRkL pr]l pie atinu kTukiTy[u vYtY]xh v>ikyie}utu zpxivuh `}]vRuh anuBv xivum]f[. aenyi>iu aviTu[ |zpk]ah pr]l AR]f[ vYxnmu]k]t[? m>fByemt[ `}]vRumu t]fE}]. mUEmu]l n]<ik k<iE]L m]iy[u Eb]Dh vIfu. \Ten kueTyu]yi>uv>il aW]ruEp>ukUTi O>uviDemTuu Et]fiyi]i ek]uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. vIil `iytie EsSh m]iy[u kiuh Ec]rinuh Oinuh >uciyumi}. \rvumi}. O>u k]>Yiuh O>uX]Hvuh mnumie}u itiyi]yiIRu. B]>Yyuh puztM]>uh ve> niRbic{]l kurc{u ki kuTiuh. a}]et ay]ueT mne x[nn]sn]dikL Ouh teyi}]t]yiIRu. zkEmf EdHh cTc{u tuTukyuh ecy[tu. `inu ve>ryuu? O>u kuiy]neyE]eyi>u A kUN O>u m]xh k<iE]E<uh
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kZss>I>n]y O>u mnuSYe AkZtiy]yiIRu. O>u m]xh k<iE]L |ni |E]L m>ic{uEp]vuki}]yi>iuemu O>u vic]>vuh m]iyueT mnil \]yituTi. Ifh n}Ep]eyueiuh ay]L[ `fIu nTutinuh muh y]et]>uxV]DInvuh |}]ety]vukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh "O>u m]xh k<iiu m>ic{ie}il pieyuh ec}fem]fE}] vye>i>uEmni klpic{i>iut[. atin]l OukUTi Ep]kfh" `u niyic{[ ay]L p>iv]>xEmth vIuh aNmU[ avRkueT aTuei viv>em}]h ariyic{u. aE]L aviTu[ "nI |ni |E]e<uh m>ic{uEp]vukyi}. w]n[ aen prt[ m>ic{uEp]kuemu vic]>ic{ium}. cTc{v>ueT EdHh tTi]n}]Et tTic{v>ueT EdHh cTy[]N cikiXey]umi}. pie EdHh cTiutinu mEn]vic]>h tey]f[ cikiX. m>fByh nimih \]kutiDikh zpbm]y mEn]vic]>mu]k]N t>mi}E}]. atin]l a[ aen prt[ O>u cikiXy]ef[ vic]>ic{]l mti. A cikiX Piukyuh ecy[tuvE}]. |E]L EdHie xV]DInurev]e m]riyiE}? Ever dInem]umi}]tin]l |ni cikiXey]uh Evfemi}. |niyuh peE]e EdHh tTi]et xUiuk m]zth ecy[t]l mti. atinu ptiv]yi EdHh viyRvh v}tuh aV]nh ecy[tuek]i>u]l mtit]nuh. xtiyuh xuh D]>]mu]yi>iuk; mEn] vic]>inu k]>fem]umi}]etyi>iuk; xuKm]yi yEh Bfvuh k<ic{[ aV]nem]uh ecy{]et xVm]yi>iuk |et]ee]]f[ EdHh zkmiDikh tTiut[. siu tvh vY]y]mh mnuSYR[ atY]vsYm]f[. atu ptiv]yi ecy[tuek]]l xuKm]yi>i]h. atin]l |ni ptiv]yi aen ecy[tuek]i>u]l mti" `u pru. |tu Eku m]i ve> xE]Sic{u Ep]vukyuh ptiv]yi vY]y]mh ecy[tuek][ AjIvn]h xuKm]yi |>iukyuh ecy[tu.

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3. O>il O>u x[ztIy[u zpxvEvdn A>hBic{tie EsSh n]Wudivxh k<iiuh zpxvic{i}. aW]h divxh zpjyueT O>u ky{ie ah puru k]f]yi. x]D]>f zpxvil si>]fE}] AdYh k]feTut[. aeny}]et AdYh ky{[ purEu vu ktin]l vy]ikLuh muh ve> p>izBmvuh vYxnvumu]yi. a]u xUtikRmifikuh a]ii>im]>uh muh |o diukil |}]ti>utin]l |enyu xhgtikil n]uk]Ru n]ueevdYM]>}]et O>u s>fvumi}]yi>uE}]. atin]l x[ztIyueT \TmM]R O]Ti vye> `i, viv>h aNmUvRkueT aTuL ariyic{u. aN mUvRkL kurc{]E]cic{i[ "O>u |>u]fiEy] pi]iEy] v}tuh tIyu k]fic{[ n}Ep]e p<uic{[ A kuiyueT ky{iEMl vc{]l mti" `u pru. x[ztIyueT \TmM]R[ aen ecy{]N n} mni}yi>uu. `iuh Ever m]Rgem]uh |}]ti>utin]uh aNmUvRkL pri[ ecy[t]l Ouh apkTm]yi v>ikyie}u visV]xh ek]uh avR aen ecy[tu. |>uu p<uic{uvc{ \Ten sisu eek akEu vic{u. m]ztEn>h k<iE]L x[ztI zkmzpk]>h zpxviukyuh ecy[tu. ty[uh piy[uh y]et]>u t>ETuh piyi}. kuiyueT eek ep]iyi>uu. A viv>h pie mUvRkueT aTul ariyiukyuh atinu ci cikiXkL aviTuu niyic{u pryukyuh atiNzpk]>h ecy[tE]L kuiu xuKm]vukyuh ecy[tu. 4. O>il v]tE>]giyuh vyilEvdn]>num]y O>]L p cikiXkL ecy[tiuh xuKh k]f]y[ky]l vye> aNmU[ avRkueT aTul vu viv>h ariyic{u. A E>]gi ecUR]>En] mE] Aef]f[ Ekiut[. dInie viv>em}]h EkE]L aNmU[ avRkL "niueT diil muti> D]>h kiukyie}? `u Ec]dic{u. E>]gi "D]>]h kiuh. aTiynute AuEt]ruh |>unUrupr muti>yil kury]et
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kiuu[" `u pru. "`]l muti> vruu kui p>i]i, atu kuEr pu<ui, divxE]ruh >]vie atuh kUi ki kuTic{]l mti" `u pru. |tu EkE]L E>]gi[ Ouh tZp[tiy]yi}. `iuh aviTue aTul Ouh mruupry]N p]Ti}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ Ouh pry]et kuitE]TukUTi ti>ic{uEp]yi. vIil ec \Ten ay]ueT B]>Y cikiXyueT viv>h Ec]dic{u. aE]L A E>]gi "`e dInh EBdm]kut]efu Et]ui}. kuti>keE]e divxhEt]ruh w]N k]fh pu<uii]n]f[ aviTu[ k[pic{t[. EBdeTu dInm]efil aviTu[ aen k[piukyi}E}]. w]N avieT ecE]L aEnkh E>]gikL avieT kUTiyi>uu. avRe]e kS]yinuh muh c]Rie]Tuukyuh ciRu m>uukL ek]Tuukyuh muh ecy[tu. `E]Tum]zth |en k[pic{ iti[ `e dInh m]rute}u niyi]h" `u pru. aE]L B]>Y "aen niyi]N p]Ti}. ~t]y]uh aviTuu klic{tuEp]e kurc{u divxh ecy[tuEn]fh. EBdm]yie}il Ev]. |tu ecyttuek][ nmuu nem]uh v>]ni}E}]" `u pru. "`]eny]ve" `u E>]giyuh xtic{u. aNmU[ avRkL pryc{tuEp]e pupzu divxh ecy[tE]L E>]giu kurc{u xuKmueu Et]uky]l n]lptu divxh muT]et aen ecy[tu. aE]L E>]gi xk xuKETukuh m]ri xVtey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. 5. O>il O>u x[ztI te gZHiu \>ilni[ `E] O>u x]Dnh `Tuutin]yi ve ky{uyRi. pie A eek `]y]uh EmlE]ute nilut}]et kI<[E]iT]N vy{]ety]yiIRu. p eevdYM]R ci cikiXkL ecy[tu. w>ie niymuv>]y ti>uuk]e> e]u ti>uic{uEn]i. ciR |o E>]gh v]t xhb m]yiut]efuh mu ciR w>u pifiE]yt]efuh Ever ciR |et]>u Edvt]Eg]iy]efuh muh aBizp]yeu. p cikiXkuh mzv]duem]e ecy[tiuh O>u
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EBdvumu]yi}. x[ztIyueT eek Ene> EmlE]ute nit}]et kI<[E]u vi}. OTuh A x[ztIey vye> aNmUvRkueT aTul ek]uvu k]fic{u viv>em]e pru. aN mUvRkL kurc{u Enrh te mnuek][ AE]cic{i[, A x[ztIey |ryu Eki niR]N pru. x[ztiyueT \TmM]R azpk]>h ecy[tu. pie A x[ztIyueT axV]DInm}][ |TE eek O>u kyriu murui pu>yueT mukie vyil ek]N pru. atuh aen ecy[tu. aE]L vye> etuvsu muu dIn]>]yuh muh ve> AukL kUTiu]yi>uu. |o x[ztIyueT kUeTyuh av>ueT BR]v[, xEH]d>M]R mut]yi p>umu]yi>uu. |o Auke]e En]ie]u nilu uevc{]f[ |o vidY k]fiuetukUTi v]yn]R O]Ruek]fh. x[ztIyueT |Teee Emle]u piTic{uekik<iE]L aNmUvRkL x[ztIyueT BR]vien viic{[ avL \Tui>iu vx[zth a<ic{uky]N pru. |tu EkE]L x[ztIyueT \TmM]Re]e ve> vYxnm]yi. x[ztIyueT k pry]numi}E}]. |o bHujnxmh |en zpvRi]nuh |en ecy{]N mnie}[ aN mUvRke]T[ pry]nuh eeD>Ymi}]et x[ztIyueT BR]vuh \TmM]>uh aen p>uie]uniu. aE]L aNmUvRkL "niLu mTiyueil w]N tey]v]h" `u pru epu x[ztIyueT aTuEu ecu vx[ztie tuu piTi]n]yi Bviyuh x[ztIyueT vE eek kI<[E]u v>ikyuh O>umic{u k<iu. vx[ztmiE]L a<ic{ukyuemu di]yE]L x[ztI 'aEy{]! a>ut[' `u pruek][ vEeeek][ vx[ztie tuu muruEk piTic{u. aN mUvRkL piE]hEp]u y]]nh |>iukyuh ecy[tu. x[ztIyueT eek kI<[E]u vtiEn]TukUTi atie axV]DIntyuh tIRu. pie A eek ep]ukEy] t]<[ukEy] `u Evfemiuh |hEp]e zpvRi]r]yi. |tu k[ `}]v>uh ve> auteu. x[ztIyueT |Te
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ky{ie ek<ic{u ek]uEp]y[e]utin[ aNmUvRkL pryukyuh avR ek]uEp]vukyuh |en A x[ztI xVtey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. 6. O>il O>u pu>uSN Ek]uv]yiTutin]yi v]y ep]ic{iu pie v]y pU]N p]Ti}]ety]yiIRu. `}]y[E]<uh v]y ep]ic{uek]u teyi>uu. muuuh ku<uem]e pu>ii>uiukyuh mu p cikiXkL ecy[tiuh ay]Lu v]y ep]ic{ pTi te |>ut}]et kU]>]yi}. OTuh ay]e vye> aNmU[ avRkueT aTule ek]uvu. viv>em}]h Ektie EsSh aNmUvRkL aTuu ecu vtueekek]u E>]giyueT t]Ti[ O>u tuh |Ttueekek][ mURD]vil O>iTiyuh O>umic{uek]Tuu. aEt]TukUTi ay]ueT xuKETu EBdm]yi. v]y y]pURv{h aTy[ukyuh turukyuh ecy{]r]yi ay]L Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |en aNmU avRkueT divYtVuh autkRuh pr]l avx]nmi}]etyu[. |et}]h zpD]nm]yi aviTue gu>utVvuh eekufYvuh ek]]efu tu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. gu>utVmuvRu tt[k]E]cit]y zpvZikuh yuikuh aE]L Et]i e]uh. eekpufYmuvR `u ecy[t]uh Pi]et yi>iukyi}E}].

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pu Ek]<iE]u >]j]vinu >]jY]DiptYmu]yi>u k][ O>il au n]Tuv]fi>u x]muti>i]Tu tu>]e vEE]in[ O>u Evdn tuTi. atu zptifh vRic{u vRic{[ tu>]N xHivy{]ety]yiIRu. aE]E<uh eevdYM]>uh mzv]dikuh zps[n]>uem]e `i av>ueT vidYke pviDh zpkTiic{utuTi. xhKYyi}]et eevdYM]>uh mzv]dikuh v>ikyuh pic{ vidYke}]h zpEy]gic{uEn]ukyuh ecy[tiuh tu>]nu Evdny[[ O>u kurvuh \]yie}u teyum}, zkEmf kUTut]yie]umi>uu. OTuh eevdYM]>uh mzv]dikuem}]h ax]DYemu niyic{u piM]ri. O>u nivZiyumie}]yiIRu. aenyi>iuE]L n} buim]nuh xU[mzg]Hiyuh AE]cn]siyuy]um]y O>u vidV]N x]muti>i]ie ti>umu]ek ec[ AxYie viv>em}]h Ec]dic{riu. \Ten ay]L "|o Evdn w]N EBdm]]h. |tinu viEsSiec{]uh Ev]. O>u Et]Rumuu nnc{u pi<i[ A Evdnyu [ evc{]l fil Evdn Eddm]kuh" `u pru. |tu Ekiu Piu zpEy]g m]efu visV]xh x]muti>iu>]en}, avieT ARuh teyu]yi}. `iuh EvdnyueT duHtVhek][ |tu Ou p>Iic{u En]iEy]h `u vic]>ic{[ tu>]N azpk]>h ecy[tu. muu nnc{u pi<iu vEE]il evc{u m]ztEn>h k<iE]L Evdn aEsSh m]ri tu>]nu n} xuKm]yi. aE]L A vidY pruek]Tu vidV]e Ep>il tu>]nu ve> xE]Svuh bHum]nvuh \]yi `utu prEyti}E}]. \Ten tu>]N A vidV]en vI>sZhK mut]y x]nl ek]Tuu xE]Siic{yc{u. kurc{u xmyh k<iE]L |o xhgtike}]h div]Nji Eku. ~vuh xV]miBnuh buim]num]y div]Nji[ |o vRm]nh EkE]L duHm]y mnx[t]pm]fu]yt[. \Ten div]Nji "aEy{]! k]>Yh etiE]yE}]" `u pr[ ~vuh
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viS]dE]TukUTi pureu. Ae>Ey] aEnVSiutuEp]e p il cui nT[ OTuh xEy]TukUTi a]Tiyil ecuEcRu. aE]L avieT xRv]hgxu>iy]y O>u yuvti nilutu k[, avueT aTul ecu vinyxEmth "`ni[ niE]T[ atY]vsYm]yi O>u xVk]>Yh pryuv]nu[" `u pru. "`]efuevc{]l pry]mE}]" `u x[ztI pru. aE]L div]Nji O>u p>izBmB]vE]TukUTi "aEy{]! `e muzd w]N kEc{>iyilevc{u mri]f[ Ep]t[. w]N ec[ aetTuuek][ fil vE]h. atuve> niL dyvuecy[tu |vieT nilfemu w]N aEpiuu. `niu pry]nutu O>tY]vsYk]>Ym]ky]l w]N v[ atu pry]et niL ep]y[y>ut[" `u pru. "niL ti>ic{uv>utuve> w]nivieTe nil]h." `u x[ztI xtic{u pru. "aen x]D]>fy]yi pr]l Ep]>]. w]N ti>ic{uv}]et Ep]vukyie}u niL xtYh ecy{fh" `u div]Nji vIuh niRbiy]l x[ztI azpk]>h xtYh ecy{ukyuh div]Nji Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten div]Nji viS]dE]TukUTi x]muti>i]Tutu>]N ti>umu]ek ec[ "|E]L ti>uEmniu xuKm]yiE}?" `u Ec]dic{u. \Ten tu>]N "n} xuKm]yi. cikiXyueT viv>em]e Eki>iumE}]. A kosh pruty]L Ey]gYNte, xhsymi}" `u k[pic{u. aE]L div]Nji, ay]L Ey]gYNte. k]>Yh pic{uvE}]. AE]ci]et ay]L prtuEp]e k[pic{u ecy[ttu viy km]yiE]yi. |ti atu priuh vic]>ic{iuh zpEy]jnmi}E}]. ti>uEmniu ]yi>u AxYie k]>fh aviTu[ arii>uu `il |en ecy{ukyi}]yi>uu. |vieT |ztm]zth e`sV>Yh vRic{tu ti>uEmniyil IBgvtiyueT aDiv]xmu]yi>u tin]]f[. mH]i aviTue vEE]il nZh ecy[tuek]i>utin]]f[ avieTu xHivy{etku Evdnyu]yt[. |orNmuu vE Et]il evy[utuEp]e
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AzsIk>m]yiu me]umi}. aen ecy[t]l ecy{u AueT EdHilniu [mIBgvti \Ten viu m]rukyuh EjYS[] Bgvti A ]nu b]Diukyuh ecy{uh. |o tVvuh ti>uEmniyueT AxYie k]>fvuh arii>utin]]f[ A vidV]N |o \p]yh prutt[. |tu nueT k]Ed]Sh ek]u]yt]f[. |ni priu k]>Ymi}. [mIEdvi |vieT niirieyiuh >]jYh viuEp]k]etyi>i]N aTiyN O>up]yh zpEy]gic{iu[. atin]l aTiynini jIvic{i>i]N nivZiyi}" `u pr[ div]NjI ti>umu]ek niu Evgil |riE]vukyuh \Ten AHtYecy{ukyuh ecyutu. div]Nji xtYh ecy{ic{[ a]Tiyil niRiy x[ztI x]]l mH][mi te Ayi>uuevutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. div]Nji ti>ic{u vuk]f]et Ep]k]N p]Ti}]et tIRtin]l [mIEdvi |uh Ek]<iE]]Tiyil niluue]f[ visV]xh. Ek]<iE]]TiyueT e`sV>Yh |uh nsi]et vRic{uek]i>iutuh xY]xmy[ ecu En]iy]l A inu viEsS]l O>u zsIyu]yi>iut]yi k]feTutuh avieT [mIBgvti yueT aDiv]xmu]yi]efu |tiH]xil `E] ci v]x[tvmueu ARuh Et]iE]kvh e`sV>Yvuh xY]xmy[ O>u viEsSBhgiyuh A a]Tiu |uh kuv>uu[. k]>Yie xU[miti div]Nji pru mni]i yE]L x]mUti>itU>]N atYh vYxniukyuh p]pi ukyuh ecy[tu. "atItk]>Y]nusEyn kih xY]dEsS vidVngRHiEtn." |o xhgti nTiu ve> t]mxi y]ette x]muti>i]Tutu>]e >]j[mi (>]jY]DiptYh) anY]DIneuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu.

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ti>uvit]hkUR xh]nu zpxi Eztilevc{[ Ouh azpD]nm}]t]yi, ~um]nUR t]Uil, kiTUR Eds[ O>u xuzbfYEztmu[. |tu kiTUR zg]miuLe ci nU>im]>ueT \o>]FmEztm]f[. |vieT 'kE]>N' `u zpxin]yi[ O>u ek]n]nyu]yi>uu. AkZtiek]uh zpkZtiek]uh tuYn]y O>]n Ever O>u diiuh \]yi>ut]yuh \t]yuh EkuEkLviEp]umi}. |o Any[[ vivuh Bhgiyuh zpxin]yi>u eevu ti>unIkf[en ]L ve> aDikmu]yi>uu. ti>unIkf[en]L |vnu ep]vuh \TlnIvuh O>u mu<il kury]et \]yi>uu `]f[ Eki>iut[. teyTuuh Ouh kurv}]yi>uu. muE]u vu A viy ek]ukueT Bhgiyuh ti>unIkf[En]L ve> aDikmu]yi>uu. `<ui c{]u Bhgiyuh aente. |o AnyueT buiviEsSm]f[ |tie]eyuh vix[mynIym]yiut[. x]DutVvuh sU>tVvuh OuEp]e \t]yi |en Everey]>]nEy k]futinu zpy]xmu[. avN mdhep]u xmyilEp]uh y]et]>ue>yuh ek]ii}. kU]nke kuukeyu xzd]yvuh kE]>nu ]yi>ui}. Ouh ariukUT] kuikLEp]uh aTuu ec]l y]et]>u \pzdvvuh avN ecy[ti>ui}. azt x]Duv]efiuh ~et]>]n]e>eyuh Aey avN anux>i ptivi}. An]>M]e>}]h ave aBizp]yh ariu nTuek]fh `t]yi>uu ave ch. x]D]>f AnkeE]e kE]>en ty[uk ptivi}. atinvN xtiyumi}. yEh nTutin[ aven viEuky]f[ ptiv[. `]l >]ztixmyil v} `Tvuh Ep]yi kiTu ek]uh. a}]et y]et]>uzpzdvuh ecy{]ri}. Eztinu vTuvsu pu<yil O>u viy kymu[. pklxmyh
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miv]ruh A kyi]f[ ave kiT[. Ep]ukE]Tuh `>umkE]Tu kE]>nu ve> x[EnHm]yi>uu. avN kiTu kyil ve> Ep]ukuh `>umkuh vu kUTuk ptiv]yi>uu. `]l avy[u ti]en]uh ki]et visi>iu xmyil kE]>N aveyey}]h k>y[u Ekie]u Ep]kuh. kiTUR k>iukZSi D]>]mu zpEdsm]ky]l, pu<vu te k>iukZSiecy{u h D]>]mu[. ~etiuh O>u Evi kuer ep]ic{[, Ep]ukeyuh `>umkeyuh EvikukTi, A Evimuril kE]>nuh niluh. `>umkeyuh muh aTic{ir]n]yi v}vnuh v]l av>ueT Ene> kE]>N p]euh `iuh Ae>yuh \pzdviyi}t]nuh. kE]>N p]TuuE]E<uh `}]v>uh EpTiEc{]TiE]uh. Ep]ukuh `>umkuh tiu niru k<i]l aveyey}]h kUie][ A kyiEute Ep]>ikyuh ecy{uh. `]l kE]>N O>u k>iuEp]uh tiukyi}. avnu ptivu tIi An]>M]R H]j>]i e]Tuuek]fh. divxhEt]ruh Eztilniuh ptivu Ec]ruh p]yxvuh ek]TuEukyuh Evfh. a}]et pE>]pzdvh ecy[t[ aven]uh tiuk ptivi}. O>u divxh >]ztiyil kE]>N A kyil kiTuE]L, |Wi, mL, n]iEk>h, aTy[ mut]y x]DnL kyiy O>u vWi ki<uni[ O<uu t]<[i vu. avN avieT kiTutu vWi]R arii}. vWi ek]uvu kE]>e mIet kyi. avN vWi piTic{vieT mui, `}]mTic{u ep]ic{uku. vWi]e>}]h EpTic{u evil c]Ti nIiEri O]Tiu. avN ave> Ouh ecy[ti}. aumutl kE]>nu vWike]Tuh vWi]E>]Tuh beev>m]yiIRu. pie avN kyil kiTuE]L A pu<yiluTi O>u vWiyuh kTiviT]ety]yi. vWi k]l aTic{uep]iuh. atin]l pie vWi]R kE]>e k]h k<iyutuve> avN kyil |}] xmyhEn]iy}]et
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vWi kTie]u Ep]yii}. ki<uniu pTi]uh pTi]runiu ki<E]uh Ep]ku vWikL A kyie ve> dUe> mukiuh t]e<yuh vTuu eki, vWi]R k>y[iri vuEn]i, viv>mri}]et kTuEp]vuk ptivi}. kE]>en kyil k]f]etyi>i]n]yiu kiTUR xuzbfYxV]miu xk vWi]>uh au v<ip]TukL ek]Tu]ru[. aenyu]y mutlek]u ki<EnTyil O>u dIpxt[hBmu]Iut[ |uh niniluu[. Eztil `<ui]r]kuE]L kE]>en An]>M]R viiEc{] piTiEc{] ek]uv>ik ptivi}. `<uiutinu p]fiek]utuEk]l, avN xVyEmv, kyilniu kyri ek]Tim>ie cuvil H]j>]kuh. tyileu ekiutin]yi An]>M]R ec]l piNB]gukUTi kyrie]utinu k]l ep]ie]Tuuh. atiE Ekri, tyileu ekic{[ atiete |rie]fh. aeny]f[ ave ~R]T[. `<uiu O>]}]et Every]>uh muNvsukUTi Ekrutin[ avN xtiyi}. `<uiutin[ A>uh pry]et te k]l mTie]Tuukyuh ecy{u. kuTy]vh evFc]m>h `itukL]yi Ekruv>uh pirkilUTi Evfh kyruv]N. sIEvi, viu mut]ytin[ `<uic{]l kurc{u Evgh nTutiEn] ptuE nTutiEn] An]>M]R \X]Hi c{]l Ouh avN anux>iyi}. aven]>u niyem]eyu[. atuEp]e Oe nTuh. ave niyh Ouh t>ETu t}]yi>uut]nuh. ecEminuh muh O]E>]E>] nikLu |ni xVil |ztyizt t]mxiEfemvnriy]h. atu Ep]eey]e t]mxiuh. atuEp]e n]gxV>zpdifinuh aven]>u ptivu[. azpk]>hte \Xvie >]h divxE]L mU]h divxh kurc{Dikh t]mxiuh. atiEn]Dikh piE divxh t]mxiuh. aen \Xvie Ekmh kUTiv>u zkminu tvem]e avN niluh.
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piEv, Ar][ |enyu divxil y]zkmh evu]Nk]m]kutuve> nilutinu aven]>u viE>]D vumi}. atien]uh A>uh prEy]. Oe avnriy]h. `]l O>u divxh viE] sIEviEy] kurc{u Evgh k<ic{uky]emu vic]>ic{]l, avN xtiyi}. avN nT]et `uecy{uh? azpk]>hte O>u divxh ptivil kurc{Dikh vix[t>ic{u Evfemuevc{u ptivil aDikh t]mxi]N kE]>N xtiyi}. ptivu xmym]y]l avnE]u nTutuTu. pie v]dY]R mut]yvR nTuky}]et `uecy{uh? \Xvil O]E>] divxe viinu ptiviNpTiyu eviec{ aeTu]l, ptivuEp]eyu tIeviyu]y]l viu k<iyuE]L s>iy]yii>iuh. eviec{ ptivil kurc{DikemTu]l viu k<iyuE]L aDikemTut[ aDikmu]yi>iuh. kurec{Tu]l kurvutukUeT `Tu]et tikyukyumi}. azt kfism]f[ kE]>e k]>Yh. kE]>nu]yi>u k]u viu vky[u eviec{ y[u kfe<ut]N EdvxVs ]Ru k<iii}. `eiuh vYtY]xh ecy[t]l \Ten evieuEp]kuh. kE]>N En>nIh v>uukyie}u xRv{xtm]f[. kE]>e xVB]vgufinu dZ]m]yi aEnk xhgti ku]yiutil Ou pry]h. O>u divxh sIEvi k<iu kE]>N O>iTv<iyilUTiE]kuE]L O>u Ek]fu ti>iyu diilevc{[ O>u vEy]Diky]y aRjnvum]yi et]uet]i} ` viDil aTuutiniTy]yi. Aney aTuu kE]E<uh A vZy]y aRjnh EpTic{u virc{[ avieT vIfu. pi]E tufy]yi vi>u ac{ie[ EpTic{u piE]h O]TiE]yi. Any[e]<iu Ep]kutinuh ti>iu Ep]ku tinuh A |Tv<iu vix[t]>mi}]yi>uu. kE]>N kurc{uxmyh avieT niu. `iuh aRjnh `fIu m]r]y[ky]l avN ave> ptue `Tu[ O>uvsu ky{]yueT mukiEuevukyuh aRjnie kuTeyTu E]uevc{[ EnE> Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. An]>M]R A>uh
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kUeTyi}]yi>uu `u prEyti}E}]. a aRjn inu vEsh Evdnyu]yi}. |ztyuh bui gufh ~t]ny[u[? An kTuEp]yi, kurc{u k<iE]L aRjnh ptue `fIu kuTyuemTu[ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |en ave autkRL ve>yu[. kE]>en tTi piTiuv]N p>uh ek]uEp]vuk ptivu[. `ztvvuh `zt nIvuh \]y]uh avnu piTi]N vy{] tTiyi}. v ekie]Tu]l `zt tTiyuh avN ek]uEp]kuh. `]l atuh ave mnukUT]et A>u vic]>ic{]uh pukyumi}. An]>M]Ruh EdvxViEuh v}tuh murzpk]>h ek]Tuutu kUT]et, kE]>nukUTi v}tuh ek]Tu]et avene]u tTipiTii]N A>u vic]>ic{]uh x]Diyi}. `]l An]>e mnukUT]et k<iyuEm]. atumi}. aW]r]n]>M]>u]yi>uu `iuh av>il zpD]nm]yi O>unu[. avN kUeTyi}]et kE]>N A kiTUREztil niu k]l n]<ik tikc{u dUE> Ep]vukyi}; y]et]>u tTiyuh piTiyumi}. atin]l EdvxV]>ueT xth v]iytinuEsSh An]>nu v}tuh ek]Tu[ avenyuh xtiifh. pie kE]>n[ |tu ek]Tu]em[ O>u \TTiyuh pryfh. kE]>nutu tTi piTic{u k<i]l \Ten ek]Tuie}il tTi ti>iey piTic{u muu kiTi>u diil ek]u eciTuh. aeny]f[ kE]>e ptiv[. piTi]nu tTiyuh nIvuh vvuh piTic{]l ek]Tuu zptiPvuh AdYEm pryfh. aE]L kE]>N xtic{]uh |e}iuh si>knh, gRjith mut]yvek][ avN ariyiuh. xtic{ie}il, kurc{ukUTi v}tuh ek]Tu]emu pr]l aE]L xtic{[ avN n}Ep]e t kuuuh.

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k<i O>u st]]m]yi my]ikueT x]hx[k]>ik jIvitie O>u aviB]jYB]gm]yi m]riy atuYm]y O>u zgm]f[ ek]]>il sui vi>cic{ "e`tiHYm]". E]kx]HitYil Ayi>e]u >]vukLuh, |oEx][ kkLuh \tuh, B]>tIyx]HitYil pWtzinuh, k]x>it[!x]g>inu aEt ]nm]f[ my]x]HitY il |o zginut[. eckEs>i >]j]v[ mutl ti>uv]]diEksvN ve> 126 e`tiHY]f[ |tie \Th. my]ikL ni>vDi tmurk]yi eekm]rukyuh AxVdiukyuh ecy[tiu |o kZtiyueT jnzpiyty[[ |uh a[pvuh kurv[ vii} `t[ |tie mHtVe viiEc{]tuu. yUEr]pYM]R v>utinu muu Ek>ie jnjIvit ie O>u xjIvm]y cizth |o kkil nmuu k]fuv]N x]Diuh. Ek>ie EztL, j]tivYv, A>]Dn] xzd]yL, \XvL, >]j]M]R, zb]f EzsS[M]R, vI>n]ykM]R, n]uzpm]fim]R, pitM]R, kvikL, mzv]di kL, eevdYM]R, yikL, BUtEzptL, gjvI>M]R `uEv] jnjIvitie `}]ienyuh zptiniD]nh ecy{u k]p]zt eyuh >hgeyuh atYh atisEy]i Ey]eTyuh AkRSfIym]yuh ek]]>il sui |til avt>iiu u[. cu>uil mDYk]In Ek>ie x]hx[k]>ik jIvitie O>u xmzgvuh, atY]>Yk>vuh aEtxmyh AxV]dYk>vum]y k]>Upiu O>u viv>fm]f[ e`tiHY m] `u pry]h. atutey]f[ |o zgie zpEtYktyuh. |tie kkL v]yic{riy]nu avx>h |o tmuryieyuh v>uh tmuryieyuh `}]vRuh BYm]uk
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ti>uvit]hkUR xh]nu \o>]FmEztil zpm gfnIyvuh ~um]nUR t]Uiutuh xuzpxivum]y kum]> n}UR Eztei Ekii}]vR Ek>iDikmu]yi>iu emu Et]ui}. aviTe Edvieyuric{u, 'shKuiTu vEmey]>u czkmuu k]il ciu ci muupTh k<uil O]TIu vu kuTiek] kum]>n}URk]RY]ynI! s>femit eeket]<uEN' ` xIRnEs}]kh azt Bhgiyute}iuh zpxi m]ky]l atuh p>uh Eki>i]niTyu[. `iuh A Bgvti "O]TIuvu kuTiek]"Ettu zpk]>m]ef[ ariiuvR |E]L aDikmu]yi>iuemu Et]ui}. atin]l A xhgtieyi cu>iil pruek]uu. 'mDu>mIn]i' `u EkLvie EdviyueT Ezth p[ p]Y>]j]M]>ueT vky]yi>uu. p]Y>]j]M]>ueT >]jD]ni mDu>yi]yi>utin]l avR A Edviey av>ueT p>Edvt]yyi]f[ vic]>iukyuh Ac>iukyuh ecy[tuvi>u t[. O>il A EdvIvizgHil c]Riyi>utuh ve> viyutuh >t[nKcitvum]y mUui `enEy] Ep]yi. s]i]>N niRm]Yh (tEdivxe pUvuh m]yuh) v]>i puritie kUeTEy] aBiESkvuh mu k<ic{ xmyh O]R]et s]i]>e eek muieriEc{] `eny]f[ atu Ep]yet ARuh O>u niyvumi}]yi>uu. mUui Ep]yi `u Eku p]Y>]j]vu pviDil aEnVSfL nTIuh O>u tuu mu]yi}. bihbiEMl c]Riyi>u x]Dnh s]i]>nri y]et Ep]vukyie}ute OTuh >]j]vu tIRc{eTui. zsIEk]viinku s]i]>n}]et m]>uh kyruk ptivi}]
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itiu >]j]vie vic]>h anY]ym]yiE]yi `u pry]nu mi}. `iuh su]]vuh Edvieyuric{u ve> Biyu Aum]yi>u A p<y s]i]>n[ |o mUui Ep]yt[ ~tu zpk]>m]efu v]x[tvil y]et]>rivumu]yi>ui}. Edviu ptiv]yi c]Riv |o AB>fh Ep]ytu nimih aEHinuh ap]>m]y mnx[t]p mu]yi>uu. `iuh aet]e A>riyuu. \zgs]xnn]y p]Y>]j]v[ s]i ]>en piTiic{u v>ui Ec]dYh tuTi. pviDil Ec]dic{iuh mUui Ep]yEttu zpk]>m]ef[ ariukUeTute aEHh pru. OTuh >]j]v[, n][ptu divinkh A mUui s]i]>N `ieneyiuh EtTiiTic{u H]j>]f emuh a}]ph s]i]>e si>Edh ecy{iut] efuh k[pic{u. |tuEku s]i]>N Ouh mrupTi pry]et vYxnE]TukUTi >]jxiiyilniu Ep]yi. A zb]Ef] mN pviDil aEnVSic{uEn]Iu mUui kukiiyi}. aen mue]tu divxm]yi. mue]t]h divxh >]ztiyil piEdivxh te t Ep]kumE}] `u vic]>ic{u viS]dic{uek][ aEHh kiTu. kTc{ xmyh AE>] aEHie aTul ec[, 'aini |vieT t]mxic{]]p u]vuh. |t] k]vl]e>}]h n} \rm]yi>iuu. |o t>inu puriri O]Tie]u. `]l v} diiuh ecu >eT]h' `u pru. \Ten aEHh kuturu En]iy E]L Ae>yuh ki}. "|t]>]f[ |en prt[? `E] `niu mEn]>]jYhek]u evruet Et]iyt]yi>iuh" `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh pieyuh kTc{u. aE]L pieyuh A AL aTul ec[ "`] Ep]kuiE}? Evgil Ep]kfh, xhsyiE, Ep]k]etyi>u]]pu]kuh" `u pru. aEHh pieyuh ku turu. AE>yuh ki}. aEHh kTc{E]L mU]mtuh Emlzpk]>h pru. "~t]y]uh |o gufEd]Sv]ien ni>xi utu yum}. |tu Edvi a>ui ec{y[ttute Ayi>iuh. atin]l Evgil Ep]vukte" `u vic]>ic{u niyic{i[ aEHh avieTniefIu f
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il puriri O]TiuTi. aE]L xRv]hgxu>iy]y O>u divYx[ztI "ve>]h `e Exvic{u ek]i>u au Ep]vuky]efil w]nuh Ep]>iky]f[" `u pruek][ aEHie pi]E O]Tieyi. kurc{u k<iE]L A x[ztI muNpilT[ O]TiuTi. atu viy kU>i>uu k]m]yi>uu eviuh A x[ztIyueT s>I>Es]Byuh AB>fueT zpk]svuh nimih A zb]fnu v<iyil n}Ep]e ku k]f]m] yi>uu. aen >uEp>uh kUTi n]Wun]<ik du>hve> O]Tiy E]L A x[ztI epeu mru ku. aE]L v<iyuh diuem}]h ak]>mym]yi. ku tIe> k]f]N p]Ti}ety]y tin]l zb]fN O]T]en}, nT]NEp]uh nivZiyi}] ety]yi. aE]L aEHinu ve> Byvuh vYxnvumu]yi. `iuh tii pieyuh kuEr nTutuTi. Ifhek]u nT]nuh aEHinu zpy]xm]yiIRu. >]j]vie AukL pi]E O]Tieyi piTiec{iE] `u Byvuh aEH ini}]y[kyi}. `iuh Ifh nimih v} diiUh kurc{i>i ukEy] kiTukEy] ecy{]et nivZiyie}[ aEHinu Et]i. aE]L |Timiie zpk]shek][ aEHh A v<iu xmIp]yi \]yi>u v<iyh ku. tiT[ aEHh avieT ecuEkri. >]hmuu vi>ic{u kiTu. mnil ve> Byvuh vic]>umu]yi>uueviuh Ifh ek]E] `E] kiTyuTen aEHh \riE]vukyuh ecy[tu. a]u Ek>>]jYh aTc{uv]fi>u Ec>m]N ep>um]L O>u Bgvtiey zptiifemu vic]>ic{u eev[ \dyn]pu>uh, O>u xuzbfYen zptiifemu vic]>ic{[ |E]L kum]>n}Ue>u pruv>u uh O]E>] ah pfik<ic{u zptiy[u muHURvuh niyic{[ atiEu Evuvey}]h vhkUie]i>iuky]yi>uu. v<iy il kiTuriy zb]fN piEdivxh k]ufRu kuturu En]iyE]L kum]>xV]miey (xuzbfYen) zptiii]n]yi Ec>m]N ep>um]L pfiyic{ ai]
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yi>uu. "|ete]>uth" `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh cuuh En]iyE]L avieT zsIEk]viinku pIiEMl xRv]hg xu>iy]y O>u divYx[ztI - A zb]fe muNpil kTE]Tiy A Edvi - |>iut[ aEHh ku. atu x]]l "mDu> mIn]i"y]yi>uuevut[ viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. A zb]fN ailniu puriri avieT kv E>]eT}]h "|o Eztil mDu>mIn]i kuTiek]i>iuu" `u pru. atu Ekve>}]h ail ecu En]i. Ouh ki}. "`vieTyi>iuu?" `[ avR Ec]dic{u. zb]fN "|t] A zsIEk]viink[" `u cUi]fic{u ek]u pru. Edviey A zb]fnu zptYm]yi k]f]m]yi>uueviuh m]Ruh k]Fm]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. atin]l A jnL "|EHh O>u zB]n]f[; axhbh pryuky]f[" `uhmuh pru p>iHxic{u. |o vRm]nh kRf]kRfiky] Ec>m]N ep>um]uh Ek[ avieTec{uEn]i. Ouh k]f]y[ky]l "|vieT Ae>yuh k]fui}E}]" `u zb]fEn]Tu pru. zb]fN "`]l `e et]uhek]u En]U" `u pru. Ec>m]N ep>um]L A zb]fen et]uhek]u En]iyE]L Edvi zsIEk]viinku pIiEMi>iutu zptYm]yiu. pie ep>um]L |en v>uv]nu k]>fem]ef[ A zb]fEn]Tu Ec]diukyuh \]y xhgtike}]h A zb]fN vix[t>ic{u pr[ Ec>m]N ep>um]e zgHiiukyuh ecy[tu. xhgti ke}]h EkE]L Ec>m]Nep>um]Lu visV]xvuh vix[myvumu]eyiuh xV[ph Ek]pvuh |]BhgvuhkUTi \]k]etyi>ui}. "w]N xuzbfYxV]miey zptii]n]yi \]ic{ [ atiniTy]k]etyi>ivh muNkUi kTi>uuky]emu vic]>ic{ |o tET]>i[ |vieT w]N y]et]uh ek]Tuukyi}. azt \omueil Evet]e xVyEmv \]ie]e. w]N vic]>ic{ muHURile xuzbfYxV]miey zptiiuh. atu
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Edviey zptiiiEfemu vic]>ic{ ]yiy]h. |t] w]N |E]Le eevinu y]zty]f[. |vivieT yi>ie" `u pri[ aEHh aE]Le avieTni[ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. Ec>m]Nep>um]L avieTniu Ep]yi O>eWu n]<ik vT]yE]L A zpEdse}]h akx[m]l atikinm]y mu vuniru. aEHinuh kUeTyu]yi>uvRuh ku tIe> k]f]N p]Ti}]ety]yi. v<i ti>ic{riy]N p]Ti}]et `}]v>uh ku<ivs]yi. aE]L Ec>m]Nep>um]ueT O>u ExvkN "nmuiE]L |o Apu En>it[ A EdviyueT m]y]eevBvh ek]Utey]yi>ifh. a}]et |E]L |en v>]niTyi}. A EdviyueT m]H]Yh Ouh ci}ry}. A Edviyuh zb]fnuh |vieT veiy kek]ute |triy]vut]f[. atin]l nmu[ mTiE]yi aviETu Evet}]h ecy{uky]f[ Ev etu Et]uu" `u pru. atu Eku Ec>m]Nep>um]L "|t[ A EdviyueT m]y]eevBvhek]]efil nmuiE]L kuk]f]r]ke. aeny]vuky]efil |vieTniu En]i y]l k]f]vu Edsem}]h A Edvi[ ek]TuE]h. avieT Evuet}]h nTukyuh ecy{]h" `u pru. \Ten mu m]rukyuh `}]vRuh ku k]f]r]vukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten Ec>m]Nep>um]L A Edsem}]h A Edvi[ viuek]Tui>iu t]yi pryukyuh ti>ic{uEp]>ikyuh ecy[tu. mu nir A zpEdsin[ "mU>[" `u n]mh xiic{u. atu zkEmf "m]U>[" AyiIRu. m]Ue>u pryu Edsem}]h |E]<uh kum]>n}uR BgvtiyueT vky]yiutey]fi>iut[. Ec>m]Nep>um]L EdvIx]iYmu]y |o u mTieyi. |vieT EdvIzptite k<ii]emu niyic{[ atinu Evu O>ue]e ecy[tuek]u t]mxic{[ |vieT zptiiiuv]n]yi \]ivc{ xuzbfYvizgHh Ec>m]N ep>um]L \dyn]pu>Eu ek]Tuyy[ukyuh atu niit muHURile \dyn]pu>u zptiiiutinuh avieT
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zptiiiutin]yi \]ievc{i>iu EdvI |E]u ek]Tuyy[utinuh zptipu>uSM]e> ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. vizgHh cheki

\dyn]pu>u]ievc{i>u EdvIvizgHh xmyinu vuEc>ukyie}u muHURdivxmTuE]L arivu kiuky]l Ec>m]Nep>um]Lu ve> vYxnm]yi. Ever O>u vizgHh pfiyiutinu m]zth divxmi}. |o muHURinu zpti k<ii]]l ve> mutl nvuh kurc{iumu]kuemu tey}, |zt n}t]y O>u suBmuHURh pieyu]k]nuh azt `um}. Ak]eT vic]>ic{iu Ec>m]Nep>um]L ~vuh viSn]yiIRu. au >]ztiyil kiTuriy xmyh Ec>m]Nep>um]L, "Ouh vYxniE, |vieTniu >u n]<ik vTuki<]yiu myil O>u kifil `e O>u bihbh kiTuu[. aetTuuek]uvu zpti k<iic{]l mti" `[ AE>] te aTul vu prt]yi O>u xVp[nh ku. piE divxh >]vie |tu v]x[tvm]Ef] `riyfemu niyic{u Ec>m]N ep>um]L ve> AukE]TukUTi A myiEu Ep]yi. aviTem}]h viy k]T]yi>uu. A k]eT}]h evieic{u En]iec{E]L O>u kifru ku. A kifil Aeyiri En]iyE]L y]et]>u EkTumi}]tuh ~vuh viEsSetuh fem]tum]y O>u bihbh kukiukyuh Ec>m]Nep>um]L aetTuic{uek]uvu niitmuHURile y]viDi zpti k<iiukyuh kum]> (xuzbfY) xV]miey zptiiiutin]yi pfik<iic{i>u A Eztinu muNniyzpk]>h "kum]>n}UR" `u Ep>ute i>eTuu kyuh ecy[tu. piIT[ Ec>m]Nep>um]L m]UR Edsh viuek]TutinupurEm avieT nitYnid]nh, m]xviEsSh, AviEsSh mut]yvy[e}]h Evu vx[tuvHkL evc{uek]Tuukyuh ptivukL niyiukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh A EdvxVh A Eds]>]y ci nU>im]R]yi
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viuek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. aen aet]>u \o>]FmEzt m]yiIRu. Ec>m]Nep>um]L kum]>n}UR Eztil tu]m]xil E>]Hifi mutl vZikm]xil E>]Hifive> |>upeu divxe \Xvm]f[ niyic{i>ut[. A Ezth \o>]Fm ]>ueT vky]yiIRiuh ve>]h aente nTi >uu. piIT[ at[ kurc{[ vZikm]xil k]Rik ONpt]muXvm]kvh pudivxe \Xvh mtieyu niyic{u. |E]<uh azpk]>h nTuv>uu. EdviyueT m]H]Yvuh siyuhek]u k]zkEmf avieT vx[tuvHkL ve> vRic{u. |E]<uh A EdvxVil aBivZiy}]et Ouh ymu]kui}. x[ztIn]yktVh xRvzt Ed]Sk>m]ef] fE}] pruv>ut[. `]l kum]>n}U>[ at[ ve> gufzpdm]yi]f[ kuv>ut[. A BgvtiyueT m]H]YL prutuTiy]l ve> yu[. |E]<uh EdvIx]iYh avieT viie]ute yi>iuu. EdviEy]TukUTi mDu>yilniu Ep] zb]fe vhsj M]R |E]<uh kum]>n}U>u[. av>ueT |}E>[ "mDu>" `uh avieTyuve> "mDu>nU>im]R" `um]f[ pruv>ut[.

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ti>uvit]hkUril Ek]yh pfie mYB]gu ti>un> Eztei p>uh Eki>i]niTyu[. aviTe xVyhBUv]y sivenyuh k]eyyuh piyu e`tiHYL v]yn]Ru >x]vH]yi>iuemu visVxiuu. pe]>u etuhkUR >]j]vinu tZivEp>UR vTu]Eztil tiL Bjnh (m]xE]ruh et]<uk) ptivu]yi>uu. O>u m]xie avx]ndivxh avieT eyiy]l auh piEdivxvum]yi >um]xe et]<uk k<ic{u Ep]>]mE}]. aeny]kuE]L Ail Aru y]zt ek]u k<i]mE}]eyu vic]>ic{[ A tu>]N azpk]>m]f[ atu nTiE]t[. aen ve>]h aEHh atu muTh kUT]et nTie]i>uu. k]zkEmf A tu>]nu zp]y]DikYvuh E>]gpIQkuh nimih anYEdsxW]>h du]Y]m]yiIRu. p>xH]yh kUT]et Ouh ecy[v]N sn}]ety]yiuh |osV>Bn]y aviETu tZivEp>UR vTu]Eztie tiLBjnh muTutinu eeD>Ymu ]yi}. aenyi>iuE]L O>il, O>u m]x]Ydivxh A tu>]N p>iv]>xEmth tZivEp>Ue>i. ve> zpy]xe[ O>uviDh kuik<ic{[ p>xH]yE]TukUTi vTu]e nTyil ec{u et]<utuek][, "a}Ey] BvXn]y Bgv]En! `e |o niymh muTIu jIvic{i>iukeyut[ `niu ve> xTm]f[. |vieT vu dRsnh k<ic{u Ep]k]N w]N sn}]etyuh tIRi>iuu. atin]l k<iyutuh Evgil `e aviTue tZ]d]>viil EcRuek]Ef" `u zp]Ric{u. a[ a]<h k<i[ tu>]N kiTuiy xmyh AE>] aEHie aTulec{[, "|ni `e]f]n]yi |E]u vu buimufemi}. w]N "n>"uil vE]h. `e puE>]B]gu vZSBnuh `e p]lB]g[ O>u
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evu eciyuh k]feTuh" `u prt]yi Et]i. \Ten tu>]N ku turu En]i. aE]L Ae>yuh ki}. |tu vTu]Nte teuric{u zpx]dic{i[ aTulv[ a>ui ec{y[tt]ef[ aEHh visVxic{uek]u pieyuh kiTuru kyuh ecy[tu. piEdivxh ptivuEp]e EdvdRsnvuh Bfvuh k<ic{u tu>]N tZivEp>URniu Ep]u. mTiE]>uhv<i tu>]N eevu ep>uhtZE]vien UTi et]<utiuEp]>]emu vic]>ic{[ avieTyiri. et]<]n]yi ail ecE]L t]Tiyuh tyuh vRi, >uzd] m]kuh Bx[mvuh D>ic{[ p>vsn]y O>u zb]fen avieT i[ aEHh A>]efuh muh tu>]N avieTyu]yi>u v>il ciE>]Tu Ec]dic{u. aE]L O>]L, aEHh O>u nU>i y]efuh |}h eevutey]efuh |}E>u "EpE>r[" `]efuh d]>izdYduKh xHi]N vy{]ety]yiu eeven Exviuky]efuh xhvX>Bjnh k<iiu >umUu divxm]eyuh aEHinu nitYvZiute y]et]umie}u tey}, n]Wu epFkiT]e Evik<ic{u ek]Tu]N eevkiyi>iuueuh mumu viv>h tu>]en zgHiiukyuh ecy[tu. atuEku tu>]N A nU>iey aTul viic{[, "`e kUeT Ep]>]emil OE] >E] epFek]Ty[uEvu vk \]iE]h" `u pru. atu Ek[ ~vuh xum]nxn]yi Bvic{ nU>i "k[pnEp]e ecy{]h" `u pryukyuh tu>]N Ep]E]L O>umic{u Ep]>ikyuh ecy[tu. au etuhkUR >]j]M]Ru >]jv]<[cyu k]m] yi>uu. av>ueT >]jD]ni a[ |E]L ti>un>Ezt mi>iu inu O>u n]<ik vTum]ri "tiyil" ` ]yi>uu. atin]l EpE>r[ nU>i etuhkUR >]j]vi En]TukUTi avieT vu t]mxic{u.
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aen t]mxic{i>u k]u EpE>r[ nU>i O>u divxh tu>]e aTul ariyic{uhek]u ti>un> xV]miy]>umiE[ Ep]u. xV]miy]e>[ te iti ariyic{]l v}tuh xH]ymu]eyiE] `u vic]>ic{]f[ nU>i Ep]yt[. azpk]>h aEHh xV]miy]e>u viv>mriyi ukyuh c]tuR]xYh aTui>iutin]l nU>i atu k<iiu Ep]y]l mtieyuh v}tuh xV[pm]yieiuh xH]yi]emuh xV]miy]R a>uiec{yukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l { nU>i avieT t]mxic{u. |E]L ti>un>Eztmi>iu h au evruh k]T]yiu kiTuky]yi>uu. "n>u[" `]f[ A in[ au Ep>u pruvi>ut[. avieT Edv x]iYvuh Eztvumu]ytie EsSm]f[ n> ti>un> y]yt[. n> te "nl>" E]pic{u]ytum]f[. xV]miy]R mie BZtYM]R A kuiNpuru Ecn, Ec[ mut]yv kZSiecy{uk ptiv]yi>uu. c]tuRm]xYh k<iyu divxh xV]miy]R mil cu>uie]>u xdY ptivutin]l au >]vie A v]iy]>il >uEpR Ecn pri]n]yi O>u mFevi (tU) `Tu[ Ou eviyE]L avieTniu >zpv]Hmu]vukyuh atuk[ avR Bye[ O]Tiec{u viv>h xV]miy]>ueT aTul ariyiukyuh ecy[tu. xV]miy]R atu Ek[ avieTec{u mu mric{uEn]iyE]L avieT O>u sivihgh muc{i>iut]yi ku. |en xVyhBUv]yiu bihbh k]l \Ten niEvdYh k<ii]]l atu mruEp]kuemutin]l xV]miy]R xV]miy]Rmilniu te \f>i, pUv[ mut]y x]DnL v>ui EpE>ru nU>ieye]u niEvdYh evic{[ \Ten O>u pUj k<iic{u. atieEsSh xV]miy]R |o viv>h etuhkUR >]j]vie aTul `<utiyyc{[ ariyiukyuh ecy[tu. |o vRm]nh EkE]L tniu tZivEp>U>il evc{u]y xVp[nh s>iy]yE}] `u vic]>ic{[ etuhkUR
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>]j]vinu ve> xE]Smu]vukyuh aEHh \Ten n>uieukyuh ecy[tu. tu>]N vu En]iyE]L sivihgvuh atie muNvs]yi O>u vZSBnuh xV[ph vTE]um]ri v]yuEk]fi]yi O>u evu eciyuh muc{i>i ut]yi k]fukyuh |tu tZivEp>UR vTu]N |ek]tutey]efu tIRc{eTuukyuh ecy[tu. pie etuhkUR >]j]v[ avieT n]u Eg]pu>uh m]iky]yiuh kUh mut]yvEy]TukUTiyuh O>u mH]Ezt inu Evu fe}]em]ic{[ ah pfik<iiyuh nitYnid]nh, m]xviEsSh, AviEsSh muty vky[e}]h Evu vx[tuvHkL, EdvxVhvky]yi ti>ic{uevukyuh ecy[tu. atiNzpk]>h avieT zptidinh aWu pUj, mUu sIEvi, nvkh, pWgvYh mut]yvyuh Ail tu]h, mInh, miunh |o m]xi]yi mUulxvuh ptiv]yiIRu. O>u mH]Eztil Evuvey}]h |o Eztiuh A tu>]N ~ReTui. aen ti>un>Ezth zpxim]yi I>ukyuh ecy[tu. avieT EpE>ru nU>ieye s]i ]>n]i. ec<E>i, puE>i |en >i}iu mUtiM]e> Edve p>ic]>kzpvZikLuh xV]miy]Rm ie v]iy]>]yi>u enTum]TN, p]E]TN `iv>ueT trv]Eu Eztil vieTuuh en}ukuuh nTu tinu ]nh ek]Tu[ ave> A vky[uh niymiukyuh ecy[tu. |ztey]e<iE]L |o diuk]R[ O>u viy \pzdvh En>iu. ti>un> Edsuh aTu zpEdsiuh enE}] xxY]dikE] kZSi ecy[t]l `}]h >]ztik]il O>u ev] vu Evi ep]ic{[ akukTu tiu nsiic{u tuTi. |o k] A>ueTy]efuh `vieT niuv>uuevuh `E]u Ep]kuuevuh ARuh niymi}! aven piTi]N kiukyumi}. n} ni]vu k]u dUe>niu En]iy]l avN niu tiutuk]f]h. AukL aTuu ec}uE]L
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`enEy] avN c]Tie]y[yuh. |eny]yiu jnL ve> keu. |enyi>iuE]L O>u divxh >]ztiyil n} ni]vu k]u ti>une>ni[ ~kEdsh >u n]<ik pTi]r[ "EvUR" ` Eds[ O>u kilevc{[ O>u pryN |o k]ey ke}Tueriyukyuh muh ecy[tu. A >]ztiyile O>u k] te aTul v[ "a[ Edvnu Evuet}]h ptivuevc{E}]. `nie]f[ ptiev]uh ev]t[? w]N A Edve v]Hnm]fE}]. w]N kv>ueT vivukL kutiu k]h k<iEt]yivuvE}]. atu nimih w]ni[ O>u prye ~ruek]Et]yiuh vu. |tu viy xTh te" `u prt]yi etuhkUR >]j]vin[ O>u xVp[nmu]yi. |tien uric{u tu>]N zps[nhevic{u En]iyE]L xVp[nil k]fe k] ti>un>Eve k]te Aefuh atinukUTi ptiv]yi niEvdYil O>u vH evy[Et]efuh viDiukyuh k]ey EvU>uevc{[ O>u pryN ke}Tueri viv>h ariyukyuh ecy{uky]l tu>]N, EvURevc{u k] ~tu niilniu tiE]L ~ru ek]uEv] A nih A vZSBe niEvdYhvky[]i EdvxViEu viuek]Tuu. A niin[ |E]<uh "k]h" `]f[ pruv>ut[. |zpk]>h etuhkUR >]j]v[ ti>un>Eztinu Evu puike}]h v>uukyuh avieT te tiLBjnh niRviG[nm]yi nTi e]u teyi>iukyuh atinu muTh v>]et aEHh c>mgtiey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. ti>un>Eve eectnYvuh zpxiiyuh ax]m]nYm]yi vRiuky]l avieT avx]nmi}]et v<ip]TukL vutuTi. zptidinh aWum]ruh ctutvuh `uh puh pi>un]<iyuh mumu]yiuTiytin]l s]iu tee]u mtiy]k]et v>iky]l EpE>ru nU>i ti>une>niu mUu n]<ik ki<u "m]]nh" ` Edsu "mTi" `i}E>]y O>u nU>ieyUTi kI<[s]iy]yiEc{Ru. aen >uEp>uh kUTi
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s]i kurc{uk]h s]i nTiyE]E<uh atuek]u]y x]dYh nimih EpE>ru nU>iyueT d]>izdYh aEsSh nIukyuh aEHh n} xn]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l aEHh s]i mTinU>ieye ~lic{iu eevute i>t]mxm]ukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh A |}uni[ O>]L m]xie]>il ti>une> v[ O>u divxh O>u pI>TiUj k<iuk ptiv]f[. atiE]<uh nTiv>uu[ 1. mTi nU>i s]ik<ic{uek]i>u k]uh muN ptivnux>ic{[ sIEvikL[ `<uiuk mUtiM]>]yi>uu. `E] k]>fvs]l etuhkUR >]j]vin[ O>u mUtieEp>il viE>]Dh jniuky]l A mUtien evTievc{uek]u kyu tinu >]jBTM]R[ k[pnek]Tuu. avR mUetu vic]>ic{[ mTi nU>iey evTievc{uek]u. atin]l A nU>iyueT aRjnh ti>un> nTyilevc{u zp]ftY]gh ecy[tu ku. aEt]TukUTi A nU>iyueT |}h anYh nilukyuh ecy[tu. aumutl ti>une> mtilk[ aRjnL kTu kUeTuh mUtiM]R `<uic{ukUeTuh ~R]Tu evy[ukyuh ecy[tu. atu >u kUvuh |vieT ptivi}. ti>un>Eve k]y[u ci k]il nI>[ (viy ku>u) \]yiep]uemuh atu >]jYu viy Apu]ku k]i]f[ ptievumutu zpxim]fE}]. mH]>]j]M]R n]TunIiyt]y 933, 973, 986, 1004, 1022, 1036, 1055 |o Au kil |o k]y[u nI>u]vukyuh ep]ukyuh ecy[tiue ]f[ Ekiut[. |en nI>u]ku k]il Ed]S p>iH]>]Rm]yi |o Eztil viEsS]l ci aTiyi>L ptivu[. A vky[[ Ayi>ic{iV]nh pfh vItm]f[ xR]>ilniu ecvu ecy[tuvt[. jnL[ p>iS[k]>vuh |ovk xhgtikil visV]xmi}]y[kyuh vuEp]ytu ek]E]
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24. BvBUti
\>>]mc>ith, m]tIm]Dvh mut]y n]TkueTyuh muh kR]vuh O>u mH]kviyum]yi>u BvBUtieyuric{u Ekii}]v>]yi O>uviDh a>]nmuv>i]>umu]yi>i uemu Et]ui}. aEHie x]]l Ep>u "zsIkN" `]yi>uu. aEHh O>il "tpxVI k]h gEt]v]miti x[Em>]nn]viv gi>ij]y] x[tno vE BvBUtixit]nno" `e]>u Es}]kmu]i O>u vidVlxm]jilevc{u ec]}ukyuh atie "BvBUti" sie cml]>h nimih xuHZdyM]>]yiIR A xB]v]xikL aEHinu "BvBUti" `ute O>u Ep>u ek]Tuukyuh A Ep>u zpxim]yiI>ukyum]f[ ecy[tt[. O>il zsIp]Rvti zsIp>EmsV>En]T[, 'kvitVil k]id]xEn] BvBUtiE] aDikh Ey]gYt?' `uEc]dic{u. atinu Bgv]N, "viy vYtY]xem]umi}. |izpk]>Em v>ikyuU `u k]id]xnu n} niyh \[. BvBUti[ aztte |} `u EBdEm \U. atu Evfemil Ou p>Iic{uEn]iy]riy]h" `u mrupTi kliukyuh p>Ii ]nu kosh pruek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. Bgv]e \pEdszpk]>h xuzbfYxV]mi O>u m>ic{ sisuv]yiI>ukyuh zsIp]Rv{ti viDvyuh vYyum]y O>u zb]fx[ztIyueT EvSh D>ic{[ |o sisuvieneyTuu EB]j>]j]vie Eg]pu>dV]>il ek]uecu kiTie][ avieT nilukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L avieT xBpiTi[ O]E>] kviEzsNm]R atiE vutuTi. av>il O]E>]>uE>]Tuh zsIp]Rv{ti, "|t] |E]u En]Ef! `e kui O>u s]pil m>ic{uEp]yi>iuu. "puE>] ni>Ef >f" `e]>u xmxY yu[. atu EvtuEp]e pU>iic{]l |o kui jIviuh.
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aeny]f[ s]pEm]h. atin]l |et]u evtuEp]e pU>iiEf" `u pru. atuEk[ A kvike}]h A xmxY O]E>] viDh pU>iic{u. aE]L zsIp]Rvti "`e kui jIvic{i}E}]" `u pru. "aetE] wLriukUT]" `u pr[ ave>}]h Ep]yi. \Ten BvBUti atiE vu. aEHE]Tuh Edvi Emlpr zpk]>h pru. BvBUti A xmxYey, "y]mIti zpiypZ]y] zpiy]y] kxEy] azsujIvitEy]>]xIt[ puE>] ni>Ef >f" `u pU>iic{u. aE]<uh zsip]Rv{ti "`e kui jIvic{i}E}]" `u pru. "aetE], `niriukUT]. w]N vic]>ic{]l |o xmxY |tiDikh Bhgiy]yiu pU>ii]N k<iyukyi}. |niey]>]L v>uu[. aEHE]Tu pr]l s>iy]yi pU>iium]yi>iuh" `u pru BvBUtiyuh Ep]yi. OTuvil k]id]x>ueT v>v]yi. aE]<uh Edvi Emlprzpk]>h pryukyuh k]id]x>uh xmxY pU>iiukyuh ecy[tu. k]id]xpU>fvuh BUBUtiyueT pU>fvuh O>uEp]ete y]yi>uu. O>>ilEp]uh vYtY]xmu]yi>ui}. k]id]x En]Tuh Edvi "`e kui jIvic{i}E}]" `u pru. atu Eku k]id]xN "`]l niueT kui jIviut}, ae}il m>ic{ii}. m>i]et jIviueten? |o xmxY |tiDikh Bhgiy]yi pU>ii]N A>u vic]>ic{]uh x]Diut}" `u pru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. BvBUtiyueTyuh k]id]x>ueTyuh pU>fL O>uEp]e te |>iukyuh k]id]xN Emlprzpk]>h tIRc{y]yi pryukyuh ecy[ttuek][ Bgv]N a>uiecy[ttu v]x[tvh te `[ zsip]Rv{tiu Eb]DYeTukyuh xuzbfYEn]TukUTi eek]xilec{u Edvi |o \]y viv>em}]h Bgv]en zgHiiukyuh ecy[tu.
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25. v]k[BT]c]>YN
O>uk][ muHdIy>ueT azkmvuh zp]bYvuh nimih eevdYs]x[ztzge}]h av>ueT eekvsi]yiIRu. zb]f>ueT eekvsh zge]umi}]ety]ytin]l A s]x[zth aBYxiuv>uh aBYxiiuv>umi}]ety]yi. aen kurc{u k<iE]L zb]f>ueT |Tyil eevdYNm]R te |}]ety]yi. AReiuh O>u dInmu]y]l muHdIy >ueT aTul ecu Ec]dic{[ avR pryutu ecy{ukeyu di]yiIRu. |o iti zb]fR[ Ak]eT viy vYxnk]>fm]yitIRu. atin]l p>Eds[ O>u u Ey]gYM]>]y aEnkh zb]fR Ey]ghkUTi |o kt nI]N `]fu Evet[ AE]cic{u. "muHdIye> jyic{u zgL eeky[]]N av>ueT zpbtyueT itiu x]Diukyi}. av>ueT aTulec{u pi]emil avR av>ueT j]ti]e> a}]et eevdYs]x[zth piiukyi}. atin]l Ae>iuh muHdIyEvSh D>ic{u n} eevdYn]y O>u muHdIye aTul ec[ \p]yil pic{uv>fh. a}]et nivYi ey]umi}" `[ `}]v>uhkUTi AE]cic{u tIRc{y]i. pie atin]>]fu ep]Ekt[ `u AE]cny]yi. "atinu nueT kUil v]k[BTEn]h buiyuh x]mRYvumu]yiu m]>umi}" `uh `}]v>uh e`kkf[EYn aBizp]yeu. aE]L A xdile \]yi>u v]k[BT]c]>YR "niueT ey]e anuzgHmueil w]N Ep]yi |tu x]Dic{uv>]h" `u xtic{u pru. v]k[BT]c]>YR[ au ve> ecru m]yi>uu. O>i>uptu vyiDikm]yi>ui}. `iuh aEHh Evds]x[ztpu>]EftiH]xil atinipufn]yiIRi>uu. aEHh A zb]fEzsNm]>ueT anuzgHh v]ie]u xdilniiri. zb]fR Ey]gh kUTiyt[ O>u ndIti>u s]yi]yi>uu. A ie mruk>yilte eevdYs]x[zt il atinipufnuh zpxieevdYnuh piiutin[ ~vuh xmRnuh viy Dnv]num]y O>u muHdIyN t]mxiuu
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]yi>uu. ave aTulte ec[ pi]emu v]k[BT] c]>YR tIRc{eTui. pie aEHh muHdIyEvSinu Evu \Tu[, et]i mut]yvey}]h EsK>ic{uek][ O>u divxh >]vie kuiyuh nitYkRm]nu]n]dikuh Bfvuh k<ic{u zb]fEzsNm]e> vIuh vic{i[ EvSh m]ri avieTniuh pureu. k]>Yxii]yi |osV>zp]Rn ecy[tu ek][ A zb]Ef]mNm]R avieTe t]mxiukyuh ecy[tu. v]k[BT]c]>YR muHdIyEvSh D>ic{uek][ A muHdIyeevdye aTul ecu vic{u. aE]L eevdYN aEnkh siSYNm]e> aTui>ui eevdYs]x[zth piic{u ek]i>iuky]yi>uu. |EHie EvSh ku xVj]tIy n]efu tIRc{eTuie][ eevdYN "nI `vieTniu v>uu? `inu vu?" `u Ec]dic{u. v]k[BTN: w]N kurc{u vTuni]f[ v>ut[. aviTue Ep>u wueT diie]e zpxim]f[. |tuEp]e O>u eevdYN BUE]kil Everyie}]f[ `}]v>uh pryut[. atin]l aviTue aTul kurc{u eevdYs]x[zth pic{]lek]]emu vic]>ic{]f[ vt[. atin[ aviTy[u kYpyu]kfh." eevdYN: O]! |tu nmuu ve> xE]Sh. n]h nie Ou p>Iic{uEn]e. pi]N buiyuvenu k]l n]h nie pii]h. buiyi}] mTiyNm]RuEvi buimu]N nmuu mni}. |vieT piuvRe}]h ecvinu n]h ek]Tuuh. aeny]f[ ptiv[. atin]l nI akuec[ \ofu k<ic{u v>fh. pie En]]h. v]k[BTN: w]niE]L \ofuk<ic{t]f[. atin]l |ni |E]L Evfemi}.

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eevdYN: atu nie |hEp]e, w]N pry]nutu pru. \ofuEveil |E]Lte piic{uEn]]h. ninu zgh v}tumuE]? v]k[BTN: `e ky{ie]>u zgvumi}. |tuEku eevdYNte O>u zgemTuuek]uvu ek]Tuu piic{uEn]i. xVlph piic{uEn]i. xVlph piic{uEn]iyE]L eevdYnu ve> xE]Svuh vix[myvuh Et]i. |ztyuh buiyuh zsyuh pi]nu v]xnyumu O>]e ay]L atinumu[ ki>ui}. atin]l eevdYN "nI miTuNte. nie pii]N nmuu ve> xE]Smu[. nin[ |vieTe t]mxi]h. ecvien}]h n]h t>uh. nI O>u k]suEp]uh ecvu ecy{femi}. s>iy]yi piuk m]zth ecy[t]l mti" `u pru. v]k[BTN: `ni[ |o ndiyueT aEiyil O>u bugYHmu[. avieT O>u c]Rc{yuh Ev<[cyuem]eyu tin]l w]nvieT t]mxic{uek]]h. aviTuu ecvien]uh t>femi}. kYpyu]yi piiukm]zth ecy[t]l mti. eevdYN: atu n]h ecy{]emu pruvE}]. pieey]e nie |hEp]e. w]N pry]nutu pru. pke Akutuve> pic{tieEsSh v]k[BT]c]>YR ti>ieyE]u. xY]vn]dikuh a]<vuh k<iu kiTu rukyuh ecy[tu. piEdivxh kuiyuh jpvuh Bfvuh muh k<iu muHdIyEvSil eevdYe aTulecu piukyuh ti>ic{uEp]>ukyuh ecy[tu. |en ~t]nuh divxh k<iE]L A gu>uvin[ A siSYen pii]nu \X]Hvuh xE]Svuh x]m]nYiDikh vRic{uvs]yi. atin]l O>u divxh eevkuE>h v]k[BT]c]>YR pih niRiE]>]N B]vic{ xmyh A eevdYN, "ninu mnueil a]<h k<iu v]uh pii]N w]N ty{]r]r]f[. nie |h Ep]ey]v]h"
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`u pru. k<iyutuh Evgil pi]nutu pic{uek]u te kvu pur]k]et avieTniu kTf em]yi>uu v]k[BT]c]>Y>ueT vic]>vuh. atin]l gu>uvie |o v][ aEHin[ ~vuh xE]S]vHm]yiIRu. "`]l w]n]<h k<iu v>]h. pi]nutuh pic{uek][ k<iyutuh Evgil n]iEu mTiE]y]l ek]]em[ `niumu[. vIiuvR `e]f]iu vYxnic{i>iuky] yi>iuh. `e Em]Hhek]u w]nitin]yic{]TiE]u `E yuU" `u pr[ aEHh mTiE]>ukyuh a]<h k<iu vIuh avieT `ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh eevdYnuh a<h k<iu te siSYe v>vien zptIic{uek]u ty{]r]yi |>iuu]yi>uu. >]ztiyie pih eevdYe syngYHi]yi>uu. aet]>u ~<unim]iky]yi>uu. >]zti yil |o O>u siSYen a}]et m]e>yuh A gu>u piic{i>ui}. pih tuTiy]l gu>u mtieyu priu mtiy]] emu vic]>ic{u siSYnuh, siSYnu mtieyu Et]utuve> piiEc{]emu gu>uvuh vic]>ic{u. >]ztiyiuh pkuh avR ve>En>h piukyuh piiukyuh ecy[tuek]i>uu. ci divxh >]ztiyil pih tuTiy]l Ek]<ikUkutu Ek]f[ pih mtiy]uk ptiv[. \X]Hvuh xE]Svuhek][ atuve> En>hEp]kutu >uEp>uh ariy]ri}. |en kurc{u k]h k<iE]E<uh eevdYs]x[zte}]h v]k[BT]c]>YR pic{utIRu. `iuh gu>uvinu tYp[tiy]yi<ii}. pie A gu>u eevdYxhb]y O]E>] zpEy]gei v]]l \pEdsic{utuTi. v]k[BT]c]>YR avyuh Eku D>ic{uek]i>uu. gu>u >]ztik]il kiil kiTuek][ O]E>]u pryukyuh siSYN t]e<yi>u[ `}]h Eku D>iyum]f[ ptiv[. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh >]ztiyil gu>u "`e k]u k<y[uu. nIyI kiilyriyi>u[ `e k]u kurc{u tE]T[" `u pru. v]k[BT]c]>YR Ouh mTi]et azpk]>h ecy[tu. >]zti aDikm]yi>utuek]uh v]k[BT]c]>YR k]u
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tTvutie xuKhek]uh kurc{uk<iE]L eevdYN \riuTi. aE]L v]k[BT]c]>Y>ueT mnil O>u vic]> mu]yi. "kh! `e viDi |zpk]>m]yiIRuvE}]. w]N O>umzb]fkui]f[ jnic{t[. Evds]x[ztpu>]Efti H]xe}]h zgHic{u. |eney]ey]yiuh O>u nIce k]l piTi]n]fE}] `niu xhgtiy]yt[." |o vk vic]>hek][ aEHie mnil xHivy{]etku vYxnmu]yi. epe[ aEHmriy]et kuer kunI>[ pureuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. v]k[BT]c]>Y>ueT n]Wutui knI>[ A muHdI ye k]iNEml vIfu. ay]L epeu kturuEn]i. aE]L siSYe muKh azsupUREffm]yi>iutuk[, "|vN nec{tic{u. |vN nmmueT j]ti]>n}. |ven viyy[]N p]Ti}. |ve k |E]L k<ifh" `ien vic]>ic{uek][ ay]L epeefI[ O>u v]L eeky{ieTuu. atu ku v]k[BT]c]>YR, "k]>Yh eti. |vN |E]ee k k<iuh. nIce evuek]u m>iutu km]f[. atu kUT]et k<ifh. n]uEvduh Arus]x[ztuh |osV>N `e>]u eu pryutuh xtYm]efil `ni[ t>EeT]uh pukyi}" `ien vic]>ic{uek][ A ~<uni m]ikyueT O>u kiiv]tiilkUTi epeu kI<[ep]u c]Ti ve> ep]mu A m]ikyueT mukil niu t]e<ec{u vIfiu v]k[BT] c]>YRu k]inlph muTvu (muT[) piyt}]et Ever y]et]>u t>ETuh piyi}. aEHh avieTniefI[ O>uviDh O]Ti sztuueT ky{ikeT]et pu< ae> kTu. \Ten kuiyuh k<ic{u zb]fxdiei. aE]L aEHie k]inu xV[ph axV]DInmut]yiiu zb]fR k]>fh Ec]dic{u. aE]L \]y vRm]nem}]h v]k[BT]c]>YR vix[t>ic{u pruEkLic{u. \Ten zb]fR "`u xlE]Tu kUTiy]f[ m]ikyilniu c]Tiyt[?" `u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi v]k[BT]c]>YR "n]uEvduh Aru s]x[ztuh |osV>N `e]>]umueu pryutuh xtYm]efil `niu t>EeT]uh pukyi} `u xlic{uek]]f[
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w]N c]Tiyt[" `u pru. atu Eku zb]fR "`]l aen vt[ O>utm}. "xtYm]efil" `]yiE]y et]f[? aE]L atil visV]xmi}, aE}? "n]uEvduh Arus]x[ztuh |osV>nuh \tuek][" `]yi>uuevil |o viDh abh pukyi}]yi>uu. aen Et]iyi}E}]. atin]l au zBn]yi>iuu. |ni wueT kUii >i]N au Ey]gYn}. purEu Ep]k]h" `u pru. atu Eku v]k[BT]c]>YR "s>itey]f[. |ni w]N niueT kUii>iui}" `u pru xm]js]yilniu puri ri. pie aEHh "|ni `]f[ Evt[? ~t]y]uh |ni |o diil t]mxi]N xuKmi}. |E]Lte v}v<iuh ep]y[y]emuevc{]l `e zpyt[nh mu<uvnuh niS[Pm]kuh |niey]>]L vic]>ic{]l |o muHdIy>u>ueT aTulni[ |o vidY tieyTu]nzt `um}. atin]l `e zpyt[nie Ph |vR[ anuBvEy]gYm]ie]TuiuEvfh |vieTniuh Ep]k]N" `ien vic]>ic{u niyic{i[ aEHh kurc{uk]h avieTe t]mxic{u. zb]f>um]yi y]et]>uviDiuh x[pRsiniTv>]et aEHh zpEtYkem]>u u xVyh p]kh ecy[tu Bfh k<ic{uek]]f[ t]mxic{t[. v]k[BTN aen t]mxic{uek][ AdYhte "a]hg xhzgHh" `e]>u eevdYs]x[ztzgem<utiyu]i. at[ mu eevdYs]x[ztzgueTey}]h x]>]hse xhzgHi c{uh ve> cu>uiyum]fu]iyt[. `iuh aEHi[ atuek]u tYp[tiy]yi}. mu eevdYs]x[ztzge ]e]e cu>um]yi]ftu]iyetiuh cu>uiytu mtiy]yie}]f[ aEHinu Et]iyt[. `u m]ztm}, atu gdYvuh pdYvuhkUTiy]ytuek]u piuvRu HYdim]u tinu zpy]xm]yi>iuemuh aEHinu Et]i. xhzgH e]L cu>um]yiuh `]l xhgtike}]h aTiyuh pdYL m]ztm]yiuh O>u zgmu]fem[ aEHh niyic{u. A niyE]TukUTi v]k[BT]c]>Y>u]iyt]f[ a]g
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HYdyh. atie EsSh aEHh jEn]pk]>]Rh "am>Ek]sh" ` aBiD]nzgvumu]i. atu Everyu aBiD]nzg ueT x]>xhzgHvum]f[. |en mUu zgu]i zb]fxiDiyil xmRic{iu v]k[BT]c]>YR avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. piIT[ aEHe A>uh kiut]yi O>u EkLviyumi}. atin]l atilie aEHh `vieT. ~tu itiyil t]mxic{i>uuevuh, `vieTvc{[ ~tuviDil, `[ c>mgtiey zp]pic{uevuh mumu y]et]>u kyuh aRuh arivi}. v]k[BT]c]>YR Ep]ytie EsSh "zBn]u]e zg L xVIk>i]Em]" `u zb]fRu viy xhsym]yi. |v zBn]u]evy]efu O]Rm]yi ~k]dsin]L |o mUu zguh pic{ukUT]eyukUTi avR niyic{u. atin]l |uh a]hgxhzgHh, a]gHYdyh, am>Ek]sh |o mUu zgL ~k]dsin]L piukyuh piiukyuh ptivi}.

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zsIkZS[fvi]xk]vYie kR]v]y zpB]k>kviey uric{u Ekii}]vR xhx[kZtB]S]p>i]nh a[pemiuh xiic{iuv>il A>umu]yi>iuemu Et]ui}. zpB]k> kvi[ "xukum]>N" `e]>u Ep>ukUTi nTu[. aEHin[ |en >u Ep>uku]v]nu k]>fem]efu niymi}. |EHh j]tiyil zb]fn]yi>uu `]f[ Ekiut[. zpB]k>N atYh buim]nuh vidY]BY]xil zsyu Aum]yi>utin]l aEHie gu>un]n[ aEHeuric{u mnil xIm]tItm]y x[EnHvuh v]XYvuh \]yi>uu. `iuh gu>un]N xd]En>vuh zpB]k>en atikinm]yi aTiukyuh sk]>iukyuh ecy[tuek]i>uu. zpB]k>e xHp]ik]yiu Everyuh p b]Nm]>u]yi>uu. avR ]Ruh zpB]k>En]h buiyuh piil zsyumu] yi>ui}. `]uh ave> Ae>yuh gu>un]N |tuEp]e aTiukyuh sk]>iukyuh ptivi}. avRe]e gu>un]N O>u s[E]kieEy] O>u pdieEy] aRh nUru zp]vsYh Evfemiuh pruek]Tuuh. zpB]k>N piutie aR em}]h te]N vic]>ic{u pryfh. av] gu>un]N pru ek]Tuuky]efiuh O>u zp]vsYm}]et ptivi}. atikin m]y O>u Es}]kie B]v]Rh Ep]uh O>u zp]vsYh pru ek]Tu]l zpB]k>N mni]ie]uh. pie aet]>iuh mrukyumi}. `iuh zpB]k>N suEm viQ[iy]efuh piil j]zgt ve>urv]efum}]et gu>un]N O>iuh pryuk ptivi}. xd]En>vuh Ek]pB]vm}]et A gu>un]N zp]B]k>e EnE> xE]SB]vh O>iuh zpkTii ]ri}. gu>un]e |o zkU>teyuric{[ zpB]k>nuh ve> mnx[t]pmu]yi. `iuh aet]uh puru zpkTii]et viny]d>Bipu>>h pic{uhek]i>uu. k]zkEmf aEHh k]vYn]Tk]]>iuh Evds]x[ztpu>]EftiH]xiuh
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anit>x]D]>fm]y p]itYe x]dic{u. `iuh vidY]BY]xh mtiy]utin[ aEHinuh gu>un]nuh mn] yi}. atin]l aEHh vIuh O]E>]vk s]x[ztL xzsh pic{uek]uh gu>un]N piic{uek]umi>uu. aen zpB]k>N O>u n} vidV]nuh yovnyunum]yiIRu. pieyuh zpB]k>e piinuh gu>un]e sk]>inuh aTiuh y]et]>u kurvuh vi}. zpB]k>e pivuh zp]yvuh vRiuE]ruh gu>un]e aTiyuh sk]>vuh vRic{uvu. O>u divxh pic{uek]i>iuE]L zpB]k>N `E] O>u xhsyh v>iky]l aeteny]efu gu>un]En]Tu Ec]dic{u. gu>un]N "`T] ~BY]! |niyuh nin[ atriy]r]yiE}?" `u Ec]dic{uek]u zpH>i]N tuTi. aTiek]u tuTep]i >h zpvHic{utuTi. pieyuh gu>un]N aTi mtiy]]nu B]vmi}. OTuh xHivy{]t]yE]L zpB]k>N O]Tiey]ic{u. au zpB]k>nu x]m]nYiDikh Evdnyuh mnx[t]pvu em]eyu]yi. atin]l ~tuviDvuh gu>un]e k |u k<ifh. |ni |o duN jIvic{i>ui[ |en O>uen aTi>ut[ `u niyic{u. gu>un]N xY]vninu Ep]y t>inu zpB]k>N O>u viy k>i}u viec{Tuuhek][ gu>un]e tiNpuru Ekriyi>uu. gu>un]N vu kiT[ \rmuku xmyh tie pkyiim]i, k>i}[ gu>un]e m]ri[ ek]}fem]yi>uu zpB]k>e vic]>h. gu>un]N xY]vn]diniyme}]h k<iu gYHil vE]E<uh a]<in[ k]m]yi>uu. `iuh aEHh "`niiu n} xuKmi}. atuek][ a]<h Evf emu Et]ui}" `u priu syngYHiEu Ep]yi. avieTec{ \Ten kiilEri atYh vic]>mg[nentu Ep]e kiTum]yi. gu>un]N a]<mu]tuek]uh gu>upt[niyuh \i}. gu>u syngYHil \r]et kiTutu ki[ pt[ni "|e]f[ aviE[ O>u viy mEn]vic]>
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mutuEp]eyi>iut[? a]<vumi}E}]. pret]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. xuKmie}u

gu>un]N: `niu viEsSic{u xuKEeT]umi}. w]niu nueT zpB]k>en x]m]nYiDikh aTic{u. aE]L EdSYh ek][ aTic{uEp]yi. pie atu vic]>ic{i[ `niu ve> vYxnmu]yi. A vYxnh |E]<uh `e mnilniu Ep]kui}. w]enzt aTic{]uh avN aet}]h ek]uhek][ |>iuky]f[ ptiv[. |[ avN `fI[ O]Tie]y[u. xHivy{]et Evdynyu]ytuek]]f[ avN Ep]yt[. `e zkU>teyuric{u vic]>ic{i[ `e HYdyh ep]Tiyuu. atuek]]f[ w]N a]<mu]t[. |[ `ni[ mnie axV]Yh tI>ukyi}. gu>upt[ni: |tu viy khtey]f[. |nienuric{[ pryfemu w]N pE]<uh vic]>i]ru[. w]N pr]l aviETu >xm]yie}iE] `u vic]>ic{]f[ miut[. zpB]k>enE]e buiyuh piil zsyuh zgHfsiyuh D]>f]siyuh xosIY]di gufumu]yi[ |vieT piu kuikie} E]kile A>umueu Et]ui}. `]l |vieT aven aTiyuh sk]>iyuh ecy{utuEp]e m]e>yumi}t]nuh. ave s>I>h k]l zpB]k>N `uh xukum]>N `umu n]mL y]R]ef[ ~v>uh xtiuh. |zpk]>h AkYtiuh zpkYtiuh OuEp]e gufh tiki>iu O>u b]En]T[ |zpk]>h kint zpvRi ]em[ |viETu Et]uetu ek]]? kuikLu yovn] >hBm]y]l pie ave> aTiukyuh sk]>iukyuh ecy{utu yum}. anYe kuiy]y]l pie pry]numi}E}]. gu>un]N: Bvti pret]e v]x[tvm]f[. `]l `e zpB]k>en O>nYb]n]yi w]N vic]>ic{ii}. avn[ `zt zp]ym]y]uh `nivN `uh kuite. ave guf gfe]uh `ni[ ariukUT]y[kyumi}. `ni[ aven
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uric{[ x[EnHvuh v]XYvuh |}]y[kyumi}. `ni[ aven uric{u nueT xImpuztniuDiDikh x[EnHvuh v]XY vumu[. `]l aet]uh w]N puru k]fi]t[ avN buim]nuh xmRnum]efu w]N vic]>iuu `[ avnri ]l avN aH]>iy]yiE]vuh. timih piil j]zgt kuruEp]yieyiE] `u vic]>ic{um]ztm]f[ w]N avEn]Tu x[EnHB]vh k]fi]et |>iut[. a}]et me]u ek]um}. w]N s]xiutie gufh OTuh avnil k]f]r]kuh. `e zpB]k>N E]eekkvidV]n]yiI>uemu tinu xhsymi}. |eney]e Aefiuh |u w]N zpvRic{tu viy x]Hxm]yiE]yit]nuh. |ni w]N O>iuh aven |en EvdneTuukyi}. niyhte. kh! `e zpB]k>N |nuBvic{ Evdneyuric{u vic]>ic{iu `e HZdyh ep]Tiyuu. |zpk]>h gu>uvuh pt[niyuh kUTiyu xhB]Sfh EkE]L zpB]k>nu gu>un]enuric{u]y eev>h mu<uvnuh Ep]yi `u m]ztm} atYh Biyuh bHum]nvuh vRiukyuh t]N zpvRi]N vic]>ic{ kinzpvZieyuric{u ve> p]]ph jniukyuh ecy[tu. "kh! `e Ep>il |ztyuh x[EnHvuh v]XYvumu gu>un]en ek]}femu w]N vic]>ic{uep]yE}]. |osV>]! |o mH]p]ph |ni `u ecy[t]l tI>uh" `ien vic]>ic{u vYxnic{u k>uh ek]u zpB]k>N t]e< |rivu gu>un]e p]dil vIfu nmx[k>ic{u. gu>un]N "aEy{] |ete zpB]k>nE}" `u pruek]u epeu kiil nie<uEu zpB]k>e tyil et][ anuzgHic{u, piTiec{<uElic{u g]m]yi Aihgnh ecy[tu. x]phek]E] xE]Shek]E] `E] >uEp>uh kIe>]iic{uek]u nis[EcNm]>]yi nit}]et kurc{u En>E[ O>>h Ep]uh miutin[ avRu siyu]yi}. pie kurE]>uEn>h k<itie EsSh gu>un]N "zpB]k>N `e aTiyueT duHtVh ek][ |vieT
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Ekri Oic{i>iuky]yi>uu, aE}? nI n]yiv>femu AzgHhek]uh zp]y]DikYh nimih Ek]pe aTutin[ `niu si mtiy]k]et vtuek]uh w]N nie zkmiDikh t}iE]yt]f[. nin[ `E]Tituek]u p>iBvem]uh Et]>ut[. |ni w]en]>iuh nie |en \pzdviukyi}." zpB]k>N: aviTu[ |en pryukyuh |tienuric{[ EshEp]uh vYxniukyuh EvU. aviTu[ |niyuh `ztyTic{]uh sk]>ic{]uh aet]e anuBviut[ `ni[ xE]Sm]f[. aTi ek]u Evdn xHivy{]et AyE]L `e mnil kurc{u v}]y[kyu]yi. atienuric{ute `niiE]L ve> p]]pmu[. `e arivi}]y[m ek]uh EvdnyueT duHtVhek]uh gu>un]en ek]}fem[ `e HZdyil Et]iE]yi. atin]yi]f[ w]N |vieTEri Oic{i>ut[. |o b]c]pYe aviTuu kZp]pURvh mic{[ `niu m]ut>ukyuh |o duRvic]>h nimimu]yiu mH]p]ph tI>utinu w]enu ecy[t]l mtiy]kuem[ ayiTueniu prut>ikyuh Evfh. gu>u : p]]pien]L viyt]y zp]yih O>u p]pkRminumi}. niniE]L atiy]y p]]pmu]yi >iutuek]u nie xk p]puh tIRi>iuu. w]N tie etuke mic{u m]uh ti>iuu. |ni |tiE]yi nI O>u zp]yivuh ecy{femi}. zpB]k>N : akuek]u mtiy]yi}. `e |o duRvic]> in[ atikinm]y mH]p]pmu[. atu tI>femil atinu tt]y `eiuh zp]yih ecy{fh. a}]et `e mninu xm]D]nh v>ut}. gu>u: `]l n]e zb]fxByil ecu Ec]dic{i[ \Byku p>isuNm]>]yi, EdvNm]>]yi, s]x[ztNm]>]yi
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>iu A mH]zb]fR viDiutuEp]e ecy{fh. a}]et `nie]uh Et]ui}. |en pru vYxnic{uhek]ute avR ae >]zti O>uviDh k<ic{ukUi. a>uEf]dym]yE]L zpB]k>N kuic{u nitYkRm]nu]n]dikL k<ic{uek][ zb]fxByiei viv>em}]h pru. A mH]zb]fe>}]h kUTi AE]cic{[ "gu>un]en ek]}femu vic]>ic{ve p]ph tI>femil avN \miIyil niu nIri dHic{u m>ifh. a}]et tI>ut}" `u viDic{u. \Ten zpB]k>N v[ O>u u niuek][ \mi v>ui te k<uuve> kUic{[ atie n]uB]guh tIyuhevic{u. "~etiuh `e |o jMh |qeny]yi. `e Ep>u BUE]kil `uh ninilutinuh Bgvlx[mZtiEy]TukUTi m>iutinum]yi[ |E]L O>uk]vYmu ]fh" `u niyic{[ zpB]k>N avieTniuek][ O>u k]vYmu]i ec]}iuTi. aen mH]n]y A zpB]k>kvi \miIyil niu dHic{uek]u]iyt]f[ x]]l "zsIkZS[fvi]xh" k]vYh. zpB]k>e |o c>izth gu>usiSY B]vE]TukUTi vRiuv>]y xkjnuh xd] O]Ru zpvRiut]yi>u]l ve> gufh xii]nueutu prEyti}E}]. zpB]k>n[ aen zsIkZS[fvi]xmu]i pz]h xRgh mu<uvn]utinu muE aEHie EdHh mu<uvnuh dHic{uEp]ytin]l atu mu<uvn]]N k<ii}. pz]h xRgie O>u Es}]kil "psY zpiEy! ek]f" |ztyuh prE]E<uh ai aEHie et]yil piTikUTi E]ytin]l A Es}]khte mu<uvn]]N aEHinu x]Di c{i}. aen atiEy]gYn]yi>u zpB]k>N Bx[m]vEsSn]yi I>ukyuh ecy[tu. an>h kvikusiE>]mfiy]y x]]l k]id]xN zpB]k>e zsIkZS[fvi]xk]vYh v]yic{uEk[ atu mu<uvn]
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femu niyic{u. "psYzpiEy! ek]f" `utie EsS m]yi "BUmiB]g]N" `[ `<utiyE]E<uh "punUiEn]TukUTi v]<n]>[ ~c{uek]N pureET" `e]>u as>I>iv]u]yi. atin]l k]id]xnuh pie atie EsSh mu<uvn]]N zsmic{ii}. zsIkZS[fvi]xk]vYie gufh `ztm]ztmue[ |tilni[ \oHi]vut]fE}]. |o as>I>i EkE]L k]id]x>ueT mnil kurc{[ axUyyuh Ek]pvh v]siyuh Et]i. `]l "|tiEn]TukUTi w]en]uh ~c{uek]N Ep]kui}. |tuEp]e Ou]]Em] `u w]nuh En]]h" `u pr]f[ k]id]xN "kum]> xhBvh" k]vYh \]iyt[. "ax[tizsiy xuEm>u n]m]" `]fE}] zpB]k>N zsIkZS[fvi]xie AdYh tuTi yi>iut[. atinu pk>m]yi]f[ k]id]xN te kum]>xhBv ie AdYil "ax[tYu>xY]h disi Edvt]] Him]Ey] n]m ng]Di>]j" `u tuTiyi>iut[. `]l |o xhgti yil ci p]>uh |e}i}.

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pt]yi> ` |}h a]Tiurh Eds]f[. |o |}[ O>u k][ atisM]>uh EjY]nujM]>um]yi >u nU>i m]>umu]yi>uu. |vRu zptidinh >uEn>vuh Bfin[ O]E>] pi>un]<i (pzEk]iT<i a>i) vItm]yi>uu ptiv[. |vR kU]nuh Em]>uh kUi \ofu k<iuk ptivi}]yi>uu. atinu pk>h Et]]]f[ avR kUivt[. EjYnuh anujnuh pzEk]l vItvuh EjYe aRjninu mu]<iyuh |en |>upEWk]iT<i a>i A aRjnh evc{uv]R[ atilniu tniu mu]<iy>iyueT Ec]erTuu ek]u EsSmut[ p]ti >uEpRuh viiek]Tuyuh >uEp>uETyuh |Ttuvsu ep]i] pzu Et]vIth ek]uecu evy[ukyuh ecy{uh. nU>im]R vi>u[ |Tu eekek][ O]E>] Et] `Tuu pi<iukUi \ofuk<iuh. A Ec]rvx]niuE]L n]iEk>vuh tIRi>iuh. aRjnie \ofuh aente. avRu Ec]ru kurv]ky]l pi<iu kU]N O>u n]iEk>Em ptivuu. av>uh A O>u Et] ep]i]ette |Tueekek]u pi<iu kUiyuuky]f[ ptiv[. O>u divxh A |}u ptivuEp]e a>ievu k<iu nU>im]R \]ni>i]N B]vic{E]L xmIpnuh c]Rc{]> num]y O>u nU>i O]Tiv[ |o nU>im]E>]T[ "|u nueT jMnztm]f[. niL >uEp>uh Bfin[ |}Eu v>fh. |e te |vieT fifemuh mHEn]Tu pri>uu. |tuve> nie k]f]y[ky]l |E]L mHen viic{u w]N Ec]dic{E]L |vieT pry]N a]ic{uEp]ey[ ay]L pru. `]l k]>Yh etiyE}] `u vic]>ic{u w]N p>izBmic{u v>iky]yi>uu. |o xmyu v}ve>yuh pr yc{]l niL am]iec{iE] `u vic]>ic{]f[ w]N te O]Tivt[. atin]l nmuu Evgil Ep]k]h. avieT `}]h
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k]m]yi>iuu. |vy[]N |ni nL t]mxEm \U" `u pru. c]Rc{]>e |o fh xVIk>i]ti>iutu Ep]>]t]fE}] `u vic]>ic{u nU>im]R >uEp>uh aEHE]TukUTi xdYy[u Ep]yi. |o evc{u]iy Ec]ru eevkuE>Ei>u]l Arifuu Ep]kumE}] `u vic]>ic{u aRjnh A >u pi>un]<iyuh tniu ptivu mu]<iyuh kUTi \ofuk<iukyuh ecy[tu. xY k<iE]L nU>im]R ptivuEp]e a]<inu vi>uu. a]<in[ Arifu Ec]r]yi>iuem]f[ avR k>utiyi>ut[. `]l n} cUTu Ec]r]f[ avieT viiyi>ut[. atu kiu mU]U>i "k]e Ec]r[ `u ecy[tu" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L aRjnh "at[ Arifuu cIy]kumE}] `u vic]>ic{u w]nuu" `u pru. atu eku mU]U>i "atuEv{]? `]l n} siy]yi. Ouh t>ETi}. n]emutl O]E>] pi>un]<i kUTi evEc{]U" `u pru. piE divxh mutl >uEn>vuh muUu pi>un]<i ptiv]ukyuh ecy[tu. aenyi>ie O>u divxh |o nU>im]R[ O>iT[ O>u xdYy[u ec}utinu fh vu. xdYy[u Ep]k]r]yE]L mU]U>i avieT n]uekie nTumuu kiTi>u Auke}Tu[ afie \>iNEml evc{i]fu Ep]yt[. au kruv]v]yi>uu. v]viNn]L avieT ARuh a]<h ptivi}. `}]vRuh eevkuE>h pH]>m]f[ ptiv[. pH]>in[ a>iyueT kfu p<ytuEp]ete. mUu EpRuh kUTi mu]Ermu]iT<iy>i A aRjnh tey]f[ A Auk}i>c{u pH]>mu]uk ptiv[. A Au k}il pzEk]iT<i a>iyi>y[]yi>uuevu pr]l ati vih ~kEdsh \oHi]mE}]. A ke}Tuu>iEMl evc{]l aRjnh `uecy{uemriy]mE}] `u vic]>ic{u mU]U>i te DRmpt[niyueT bh p>Ii]n]f[ aen ecy[tt[. a>i a>y[]r]yE]L aRjnh ptivuEp]e a>iyuh ek]u nTumuu ecu. aE]L Auk}[ avieT
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]f]y[ky]l avR "|t]>uek]uEp]yi?" `u vic]>ic{[ avieTey]e En]iuTi. aen En]iec{E]L k}[ \>ii>iut]yi ku. "|etTuivieT evc{t]>]f[? m]>um]yi>ii}. av>il EjYEn] anujEn] Ayi>ifh. `in]f]Ev]? `ienium]ve. a>i a>y[]ti>i]N nivZiyi}E}]" `ien vic]>ic{[ A aRjnh A Auke}Tuu t]e<evc{[ a>iy>yukyuh y]pURvh mukil evy[ukyuh ecy[tu. nU>im]R xY]vn]dikL k<iu vE]L pH]>h viiyi>iutu ku mU]U>i "|>iy>c{eteny]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L aRjnh "Auke}Tuu tey]f[. at[ avieTe evc{iu[. `]l ep]E>?" `u Ec]dic{u. |tu Eku mU]U>i "`]l mti" `u pryukyuh te xHDRmmifi tninu>Upte `u vic]>iukyuh ecy[tu. O>il p]t]yi>yi}u Ek]<iE]uk]>N O>u nU>i vi>uu. aEHh viy sim]nuh aBY]xiyum]yi>uu. aEHeE]e siyu]yiu BUE]ki]>umie}] yi>uu aEHieyuh A n]u(Ek]<iE]u)k]>ueTyuh visV]xh. aEHh divxhzpti >uEn>vuh n]iT<iy>iyueT Ec]ruvItmuum]yi>uu. p]t]yi> nU>im]>ueT iti vic]>ic{]l |tiuteT]en]umie}iuh |tu x]D]>f m}E}]. atin]l aEHvuh A n]uk]>uh azpk]>h visVxi c{i>ut[ O>u et]yi vic]>i]ni}. |o nU>i p]t]yi> nU>im]e>uric{u Eki[ av>ueT bem]u p>Iic{riyf emuh nivZiyueil ave> jyifemuh vic]>ic{]f[ vt[. aEHh v xmyh p]t]yi> nU>im]R |}u]yi >ui}. avR `vieTEy] O>u xdYy[u Ep]yi>iuky]efuh eevkuE>h mTiv>uemumriyuky]l Ek]<iE]uk]>N nU>i, t]N A nU>im]e>]f]n]yi]f[ vi>iuetuh avR vu k}]et Ep]kuie}uh tniu Bfh k<ifemuh tni[ O>u En>Eu n]iT<iy>iyueT
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Ec]r]f[ ptievuh vZSi muK]>h ariyic{u. "Ae, atinu viE>]Dmi}. kui k<iu v>uE]L Ec]ru ek]Tu]h" `[ aRjnie mrupTi eku nU>i kui]N Ep]yi. aEHh kuiyuh Etv]>vuem]e k<iu vE]L n]uekil n]iT<iy>iyueT Ec]ruvii, O>u kii evvuh O>u pkyuh ep]i] n]u n]iEk>vuh atinTul evc{u vTniyiEu kTu. n]uekiEu v]til c]>ie][ "|nikTi>uE]]N pr" `u vZSiEy]eT B]vil pru. |tuEku Ek]<iE]uk]>N nU>i n]uekil kT[ \]ni>uu. avieTkU]nuh Em]>uem]uh k]f]y[ky]l aEHh "kU]nuh Em]>uem]umi}]yi>iuEm]?" `[ AE>]Tum }] viDil Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi aRjnh "|vieT aet]uh ptivi}. |vieT `}]v>uh Et]]l kUiy]f[ |ofu k<iuk ptiv[. n]iEk>h avieT evc{iue[ prE[" `u vZSiEy]T]yieviDil pru. atu Eku nU>i "n]iEk>h pi<iy]et p]ukUiyuut[?" `[ AgthEp]e pru. aE]L aRjnh vTiniyueT v]til xV[ph tur[ O>u p]ztvuemTuu n]uekiE[ evc{iu Ever n]u n]iEk>vuemTuu ek]uvu >u ky{iuh O]E>]u v]tilirkinu mruniuek]u eeknIi >u zp]vsYm]yi A p]zti Eu m]<h pi<iyutuEp]e pi<iuek]Tuu. atu ku Ek]<iE]uk]>N nU>iu ve> vix[myvuh Byvuh \]yi. ep]i] Et]eyTu[ |o aRjnh pi<ii[ atie ci>yuh cki>iyuh pi ep]ey]vukyuh p]l mu<uvN puruv>ikyuh ecy[tu. |o iti[ A nU>im]R `ztm]zth sM]>]yi>iuh. w]nve> jyi]N sn}. tIRc{te. fil |vieTniu Ep]kfh. at]f[ n}t[ `ien vic]>ic{[ aEHh O>uviDh \ofuk<ic{uevu v>ui, avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. p]t]yi> nU>im]>ueT |}in[ xmIph O>u Ezth \[. avieT nU>im]R `}] divxvuh >]vie ecu et]<utu Ep]>uk ptiv]yi>uu. A ptiviN zpk]>h mU]U>i En>e
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kuic{u Etv]>vuh k<iu et]<]N Ep]yi. p]t]yi>yi} uniiriy]l ail ec}utiniTy[u kuEryiT O>iTv<iy]f[. |y nU>i A |Tv<iyieiyE]L A v<iyilUTi O>u viy An v>uu]yi>uu. au Eztil \Xvm]yi>utin]l sIEvi k<i[ atien ty[]N ek]uEp]vuky]yi>uu. A AnyueT pi]ey]yiu mU]U>iyuh v>uu]yi>uu. `iuh v<iyueT vix[t]>urvuh AnyueT EdHpuiyuh nimih nU>im]Ru p>x[p>h k]f]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. atin]l AnyueT muNvs[ anujenIueu EjYnuh piN vsu EjYenIue[ anujnuh arii}. p]t]yi> nU>im]R `vieTE]kuE]<uh A>uv]uh v<im]rie]Tuuk ptivi}. Aney ti>ic{uek]uEp]kuv]N tvh v<iu vix[t]>mi}. "piE]h nTie]uEp]" `[ An]>En]T[ pru ek][ anujN nU>i AnyueT mx[tkiliTic{u purEk]u ti. aE]L An purEk]u m]ri. atuku mU]U>i "muE]u ek]uEp]" `u pruek][ AnyueT piNvsu piTic{u muE]u ti. anujNnU>i muNvsu tiiTic{i>utin]l mU]U>i tI[ An muE]u ep]yi}. aE]L xhsyh Et]uky]l mU]U>i "muNvs]>]f[ anujnuE]?" |ynU>i "\[" `u pru. aE]L mU]U>i "`]l piTiEc{]U" `u pru siEy]TukUTi muE]u tiiTic{u. anujNnU>i pirEk]uh tiiTic{u. aE]L An Ak]eT Ou ew>iu. A xmyh avR >uEp>uh O>uEp]e ewiTic{[ A Aney Em[Ep]u ep]i O>uvsu ky{]yueT mukilUTi ky{]urEu mric{iiu >uEp>uh aE]umiE]uh kTuEp]kukyuh ecy[tu. |en p]t]yi> nU>im]>ueT autkRL pr]l ve>yu[. |ztyuh prtuek]ute av>ueT si `ztm]ztm]efut[ \oHi]vut]ky]l aDikh vix[t>iui}.
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28. k]>]unU>i
pe]>il O>u divxh >]vie tZUR zbxVhmil Evd]Y]ynh ecy[tu t]mxic{i>u \inU>im]E>]TukUTi v]Y]NnU>i vTuhn]Eztil et]<]N ec xmyh nTyil tUiyi>u O>u viy mfiyil ~vuh By>m]y O>u xRh cuiifi>iut]yi ku. v]Y]NnU>i mut]y ve>}]h Byeu piNm]ri. atuk[ ail jpic{u ek]i>u k]>]unU>i k]>fh Ec]diukyuh v]Y]NnU>i viv>h aEHe D>iiukyuh ecy[tu. k]>]unU>i viy viSeevdYn]yi>utin]l "aEzt \E]? atinu x]m]D]n mu]]h" `u pruek][ `fIu nTyiEu ecu. aEHh O>u mzh jpic{u xRe bic{iu atie v]iNEml piTic{u vic{u. aE]L v]l ve> nIil ku. nU>i A xRe A mfiyiNEml >u mUu kUTi cui. `iuh v]ie nIh kury]et kUTiUTi vu. nU>i xRie v]iNEml piTic{uek]u zsIEk]viinu mUu cu]yi zpdifh evc{u. aE]L xRh nIu zsIEk]viinu mUu cu]yi `iuh mfiyiNEml cuiyi>u Aru cuuh vii}. |tin[ `zt nImueriyfh `u niyic{u ek]u nU>i xRie v]iNEml piTic{uek][ aie muiri. aE]L xRh aztyuh nIu. nU>i vIuh ain]k ]eT mUu vuevc{u. aE]L xRie EdHh ainu mUu cu]yi. `iuh mfiyiu]yi>u cuu viTukEy] atie nIh avx]niukEy] ecy[ti}. nU>iyueT mnil kurc{u Byh jnic{u. |o xRh x]m]nY]>ne}uh aEHh niyic{u. \TN v]iEMlniu vii[ aEHh O]Ti vTE ciryil ecuc]Ti. avieT evil kiTuek][ g>uQen DY]nic{[ O>u mzh jpic{u tuTi. A xmyh vTuhn] zsIEk]viinkuni[ "k]>]TiEn]Tu mX>iE v]xukI! |E]u Ep]>U, at]fu n}t[" `e]>s>I>iv]u EkLeu. \Ten A xRpe k]f]t]vukyuh ecy[tu. |o as>I>iv]u
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Bgv]e tey]yi>uuevuh A xRh x]]l v]xuki tey]yi>uuevumutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. nU>i evilniu ep]i k>y[u kyriyE]L aEHie puE>]B]gu x]]l g>uQN AviRBvic{u. aE]E<uh xRh aR]nh ecy[tuktin]l nU>i g>uQen vic{u mTiyyy[ukyuh ecy[tu. k]>]unU>i kurc{ukUTi viSeevdYh pifemu niyic{u p il xW>ic{u. aEHE]L pimuv>]yi Ek>il Ae>yuh kuki]y[ky]l aEHh p>Edsu kTu. bd>Y]zsmuevc{[ aEHh viSeevdYil atinipufn]y O>u xnY]xiey ku. tniu viSeevdYh kurc{ukUTi pic{]l ek]]emu viv>h aEHh A xnY]xiey zgHiic{u. "aEu viSeevdYieee}] mriy]h" `u xnY]xi Ec]dic{u. "xRueTey}]h viSmir] nriy]h" `u nU>i pru. "atuEv{]?" `u pru xnY]xi nU>iey kUie][ avieT niu pureu. aW]ru divxhek][ avR viy vniei. xnY]xi nU>ieyyuh ek][ avieT O>u viy m>ie mukil kyri. nU>iey xnY]xi A m>E]Tu kUievc{u murue ekiytie EsSh O>u m>ueTuu ki<E]u k]fic{u. aE]L A vnil ki<uB]gu]yi>u mZguh pikuem}]h pTi]u p]u tuTi. k>i, k>TikL, kTuv] pui, xihHh mut]y mZgueT O]h k[ nU>i ve> p>izBmic{u. aen |>iuE]L O>u xRie v>v]yi. A xRh O>u viy k]]ney ek]ieyTuu Pfh \yRiiTic{uek]]f[ vt[. A xRh O>u ep>u][ O>u ecrutveyeyEp]e niS[zpy]xm]yi]f[ A viy ek]ek]en ek]ieyTui >ut[ `u pr]l pie A xRie vivuh By>tVvuh `ztm]ztmu]yi>uuevutu zpEtYkh viv>i femi}E}]. A xRie PUl]>ilniu pureTu viSjV] ti xmIpu k]Tukuh m>uem}]h k>iyuu
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]yi>uu. |en A xRie v>vukE]L nU>i mURic{u Ep]yi. m>iNEmlkUievc{u muruiekiyi>utin]l t]e< vIfi} `E \U. xnY]xi \Ten m>ueTuu pTi]Er]u k]fic{u. pTi]uEp]y pimZg]dike}]h tlfh ki<E]uh Ep]yi. A kUil A xRvuh ti>iek mTi. aE]E<uh nU>iu Eb]Dh vIfu. xnY]xi "xRueT `}]h viSmir]em[ a[ pri>uuvE}]. |enyu xRueT viSmir]Em]?" `u Ec]dic{u. "aEy{]! |tinu w]N sn}. |zt By>]y xR ueute w]N D>ic{i>ui}" `u nU>i pru. pie >uEp>uh m>iNEml ni[ t]e< |ri. bd>Y]zsmute vuEcRu. avieTevc{[ A xnY]xi viSeevdYinu Evu m>uukuh mzuem}]h nU>i[ \pEdsic{uek]Tuu. nU>i A \pEdse}]h zgHic{u xnY]xiey BipURv{h vic{u y]zt pru. ti>iey Ep]>ukyuh ecy[tu. xVEdsu vtie EsSh k]>]unU>i viSeevdYil pURv]Dikh zpxin]yiIRu. viSeevdYh xhbic{[ aEHh aEnkh autkRmL ecy{ukyuh aEHie siSYtVh x]dic{[ aEnkh EpR |o viSyil Ey]gYM]>]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu.

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29. viQ[i! kUs[m]h


p[ k]>]u nU>iyueT siSYn]yi Ek]<iE][ ~vuh zpxin]y O>u viSeevdYnu]yi>uu. aEHh viSmir]n]yi O>u uh Ep]vuk ptivi}. viSBymu]kuve> aEHie aTul ek]u vu viSmiric{u ek]uEp]vuky]fu ptiv[. aEHh atin]yiu y]et]uh v]ukyuh ptivi}. `iuh jnL mu v} k]>fvuh pr[ aEHin[ D]>]h pfh ek]Tuuvi>uu. aEHh k]zkEmf viy Dnv]n]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. aEHie aTul viSeevdYh pi]n]yiuh ve> AukL ecuek]i>uu. ec}uvRe}]h aEHh O]E>] divYmzL \pEdsic{yy[uky]f[ ptiv[. A viSeevdYN t]mxic{i>u ie etEt]yi O>u vITu]yi>uu. avieT ek]c{u>]mN `u Ep>u b]nu] yi>uu. A vIuk]R k]Epinu y]et]>u m]Rgvumi}]et ve> ke]f[ nitYvZi k<ic{uvi>ut[. aenyi>iu E]L d]>izdduKh xHivy{]t]yiu tniuh viSeevdYh pifem[ ek]c{u>]mN niyic{u. avN a> ]nh Ep]umi}] O>u viQ[iy]yi>uu. A ek]c{u>]mN O>u divxh A eevdYe siSYNm]e> ku viSeevdYh piut[ `eney}]m]ef[ Ec]dic{u. atinvR viSeevdYh pif em[ AzgHmuvR gu>uvie aTulec{u teUeT viSeevdYh piifemu pryfh. y]si v}tuem]>u difyuh ecy{fh. `]l aEHh O>u mzh \pEdsic{u t>uh. A mzh BiEy]TukUTi a>h \>u<ifh. pie A mzh ek]u evEm]tiey]<iukEy] Bx[mh jpic{iTukEy] `eiuh ecy[t]l viSmiruh. aeny]f[ ptiv[, `u mrupTi pru. |tuEkE]L ek]c{u>]mn[ ve> xE]Sm]yi. |tinu zpy]xem]umi}E}]. `iuh tl]em]>u dif ecy{utinu eekvsem]umi}]ti>utin]l avnu ve>
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viS]dmu]yi. av>ueT pu>ur[ O>u kh kyriTRu kiTu]yi>uu. atiNEmW]ru k]yumu]yi>uu. tl]h gu>uvin[ |tuek]u ecu ek]Tu]emu niyic{u. avN aute aet}]h pric{u ekievc{u. piEdivxh siSY>uh muh vu kUTutinu mu[ \pEdsh v]femu niyic{u ek]c{u>]mN evu]Nk]u ku]c{umTuemTuu eevdYe gZHiei. eevdYN \fRefIu puru vE]L ek]c{u>]mN kuc{umTu eevdYe muilevc{u t]fu et]<utu. "nI `in]f[ vt[?" `u eevdYR Ec]dic{u. "`eUTi viSeevdYh piifem"u ek]c{u>]mN pru. atuEku eevdYN "atin[ viQ[i! kus[m]h `in]f[" `u Ec]dic{u. viSeevdYh pi]nu DZtiyuh p>izBmvuhek][ ek]c{u>]mN, eevdYN prtu mu<uvN Eki}. "viQ[ikUs[m]h" `u m]ztEm avN Ekuu. at[ mzm]efuh atuek][ \pEdsh k<iuevuh tIRc{eTui avN \>em]uh mi]et eevdYen OukUTi et]<uti[ avieTni[ |riE]vukyuh ecy[tu. "En>h evuE]E< viQ[i `u viic{tuek][ avN muSiuEp]yt]yi>iuh" `]f[ eevdYN vic]>ic{t[. ek]c{u>]mn[ O>u muSic{iumu]yi} `u tey}, mzh fil \pEdsic{u ek]Tutin]l avnu ve> xE]Smu]vukyuh ecy[tu. avN \Ten vIiei. kuic{uv[ O>u viuek]uievc{[ atie muii>uu mzh jpic{utuTi. aen a>h (|o mzh aW>mut]ky]l aWu h) \>u<ic{u tIRu. t]N n} viSeevdYn]yiIRu `vN dZm]yi visVxiukyuh ecy[tu. x]D]>f viSeevdYN viSmir]n]yi `uh Ep]vuk ptivi}E}]. ecu kTiyie}uh ecu viSmirukyie}uh xRuh viSeevdYNm]>uh til xtYh ecy[tiue]fE}] pryut[. `]l nueT ek]c{u>]mN
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atu Ekii}]yi>uu. `vieTeyiuh viSBymu]eyu Ek]l aE]L ek]c{u>]mN avieTeyukyuh Emlr mzhek]u evEm]tiey]<ui viSmirukyuh ptiv]yi. AdYh kurudivxE[ ave viSeevdYil ARumzt visV]xmu]yi>ui}. zkEmf `}]vRuh anuBveu tuTukyuh visV]xh jniukyuh ecy[tu. aen kurc{u k<iE]L ek]c{u>]mn[ eevdYenu Ep>u xRv{zt zpxim]yiIRu. viSBymu]ku diie}]h aven AukL vu viic{u ek]u Ep]yiuTi. avn[ A viSyil D]>]h pfh kiiuTukyuh ecy[tu. viSmiriy]l atien]uh v]>uetu zpm]fh nueT ek]c{u>]meevdYN azt vkevc{i>ui}. |o viDil kurc{uk]h k<iE]L ave d]>izdYh tIe> tIRuev}, avN viy xn]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. avN O>u viy vITu pfiyiukyuh ve> nivuh pu>yiTuh vIil Evu B>fi, p]ztL, AB>fL mut]yvey}]h x]diukyuh ecy[tu. aenyi>iuE]L Ek]<iE][ au n]Tuv]fi>u x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]nu viSBymu]yi. aEnkh viSeevdYM]R pic{ pfiey}]h En]Iuh viSmiriyi}. mU]h divxh tu>]en niiri svxhx[k]>inu Evu vL kUiuTi. aE]<]f[ avieTc{iR[ ek]c{u>]meevdYen O]Rvt[. ay]ekUeT Ou v>uifemu ciR aBizp]yeu. "|ni Ae>yuh k]fic{iu zpEy]jnmi}. |vieT k k<iu" `u mu ci>uh pru. ~etiuh OTuh ay]eUeT Ou v>ufem[ tIRc{eTui. O>u EQ]i(Emn]vu)yuh ek]Tuu. ci H>i]>M]E>]TukUTi Auke ayc{u. avR ecu ek]c{u>]m eevdYenu viv>h pryukyuh eevdYN fil v>ikyuh ecy[tu. eevdYN vu tu>]en \Ten Ek]viku mTi]>n]y kuie> viic{u fil kurc{u kiyu ]]N pru. atuEk[
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avieTkUTiyi>u mu viSeevdYNm]e>}]h "aetin]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. "ti>umnuek][ amZEtu k<ic{iu >umUu divxm]yE}] viSmiruE]L aviETu ve> Ifvuh visumu]yi>iuh. aE]L aviETu ek]Tu]n]f[ ki" `u ek]c{u>]meevdYN mrupTi pru. atu Ek[ `}]v>uh pu>xE]TukUTi puWi>iyiu. tu>]e k k<iuev]yi>uu av>ueT visV]xh ae}il niirukyi}E}]. ek]c{u>]meevdYN kurc{u evemTuu "viQ[i kUs[m]f[h" `u nUeu>u jpic{u tu>]e muKu tic{u. \Ten tu>]N kuturu. eevdYN pieyuh O>u zp]vsYh kUTi azpk]>h evh jpic{u tic{u. tu>]N ky{uh k]uh |iuTi. mU]mtuh eevdYN evh tic{u. \Ten tu>]N `fIi>uu ki kuTifemu k[pic{u. tlfh ki ek]uv>ikyuh tu>]N vyru nirc{u ki amZEtu k<iukyuh ecy[tu. pie xV[ph k<iu Ifem}]h m]riyE]L "viSmiriyt]>]f[" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. "|oyi>iu ek]c{u>]meevdYn]f[" `u Exvk>ie]>]L ariyic{u. tu>]N xE]Sic{u. ek]c{u>]m eevdYnu >u eeky[uh vI>sZhKyuh ptin]yi>h pvnuh pu kuu puh x]nm]yi k[pic{uek]Tuukyuh eevdYen p}il kyi eyTuu v]dYEG]SE]TukUTi ay]ueT vIile]u ec]utinu k[piukyuh ecy[tu. |et}]h kuh Ekuek]u ni mu eevdYNm]Ru]y yuh aut vuh `ztm]ztm]efu pry]N zpy]xh. A eevdYNm]>ueT kUil nueT ek]c{u>]meevdY>ueT gu>uvumu]yi>uu. pE ay]L |tu te \pEdsh ek]u x]Dic{t]efu vic]>ic{i}. "viQ[i!" `u viic{tu nimih |y{]L `vieTEy] Ep]yi |o divYtVh vsm]i vt]ef]f[ ay]L vic]>ic{t[. ek]c{u >]meevdYN ALUh nimih te gu>uvien aE]L ktumi}.
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ek]c{u>]meevdYen k[pnzpk]>h p}il kyieeyTuu p]]R mut]yv>ueT akTiEy]Tuh v]dYEG]SE]TukUTi vIiEu pureu. pi]e axhKYh jnuh Ek]viku kUTiyi>u viSeevdYNm]>uh nTu. aen Ep]kuE]L O>il ek]c{u>]m eevdYN ti>iuEn]iyE]L A ALUil te gu>uvienyuh ku. \Ten p}[ |rievy[]N eevdYN pryukyuh cumuk]R |rievukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten ek]c{u>]meevdYN p}il ni[ |ri, tniu kiiy x]ne}]h `Tuu gu>uvie p]dul ek]u ecu evc{u nmx[k>ic{u. |tu k[ ay]L aute[ |tie k]>fh ec]dic{u. aE]L ek]c{u>]meevdYN "|et}]h aviTue \pEdsvuh anuzgHvuh ek]u kiiyt]f[. |tinu muuh `niu ve> pfvuh x]nuh aviTue k]>ufYh ek]u kiiyiu[. |tuve> avieT Ouh ek]u vut>]N x]Dic{i}. atienuric{[ kZpEkTu]k>ut[. `e Ep>iu vI<[ckL `}]h mic{[ |tien aviTuu xVIk>ifh" `u pru. gu>u: w]N niL[ Ouh \pEdsic{u tii}E}]. m>ic{ve> jIviiut]y |o vidY niL `niupEdsic{u t>femu w]N aEpiuu. ek]c{u>]meevdYN: `niviTuupEdsic{utiu mzm}]et Ever y]et]>u vidYyumi}. atuek]]f[ w]N |et}]h x]Diut[. gu>u: ~tu mzh? ek]c{u>]meevdYN: (gu>uvie ecviyil "viQ[i kus[m]h" ` mzh te. |tu gu>utVvuh EkE]L Biyuh xVk]>Ym]yi[)

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vE>iEds]>nuh Ekvh nixVnum]y O>u nU>i te epFkiT]e viv]Hh k<ic{uek]Tuutinu nivZiyi}] y[ky]l v}vE>yuh ku y]cic{u kuer pfh x]difemu niyic{[ xVEdsuniu pureu. aEHh Ek]<iE]T[, ek]c{i, a<u<, ti>uvit]hkUR mut]y >]jYil xW>ic{[ >]j]M]R, zpBuM]R mut]yve>u xTh pr[ av>il niu kiiy ~t]nuh pfvuhek][ O>il O>u divxh mY]m]y xmyh kiiuriimhgu ecuEcRu. aEHh Bfh k<i]et v<inTuh evyiuek]uh ve> Ific{]f[ avieTeviyt[. Eztinu puruecu niuek][ "|vieT \c{pUjyuh muh k<iuEv]" `[ aEHh viic{u Ec]dic{u. atu Eku s]i]>N nU>i puruv[ "\c{pUj k<iu `iuh Evgil kuic{uv]l \ofu k<i]h" `u pru. \Ten |o nU>i kuTvil ec[ a>yil ekiyi>u mTiIy<ic{u kTvil evc{i[ |ri fil kuiyuh jpvuem}]h k<ic{u En]iy xmyh mTiI ki}. nU>i u]y vYxnh `ztm]ztemu pry]N zpy]xh. A pfh ek]u >umUu epFek]Teyiuh k<ic{ukU]em]yi>uu aEHh vic]>ic{i>ut[. mTiI k]f]t]ytiEn]TukUTi aEHie visuh d]Hvuh m]ztm}, p]ti zp]fnuh Ep]eyu te pry]h. aEHh O]Ti ailec{[ avieTey}]v E>]Tuh viv>h pru. av>]>uh kuTviEu ec}ukte ecy[tie}u pru. OTuh aetenEy] Ep]ytute. te viDi |eny]f[ `u tIRc{eTuie]u nU>i \]N eci>uu. vYxnhek][ aEdHinu ec]rirui}]yi>uu. `iuh visuh d]Hvuh ks]yiu]yi>utin]l kuer Ec]ru v]>iiu kuer evvuh kuTic{[ O>uviDh \ofu k<iec{u v>uieyE pry]nuu. vYxnvuh Ifvuh nimih nT]N sn}]et aEHh aile muuh vi>ic{u kiTu. evyie]]riyE]L, "w]nien vYxnic{[
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|vieTiTtuek][ `u zpEy]jnm]fut[? "iKitmpi ]ET Ezp]j[Jituh kmR" `u vic]>ic{[ O>uviDh xm]D]neuek][ avieTniefIu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. pieyuh kurc{uk]h k<iE]L A nU>i y]pURvh EdsxW]>in]yi |}u niu pureu ci ie}]h xW>ic{u zkEmf aEHh kiiuriimhgute vu EcRu. at[ O>u divxh eevkuE>m]yi>uu. kuik<i[ aEHh ailec{[ s]i]>en[ tniukUTi a]<h Evfemu pru. s]i]>N |EHeE]L e ariyukyuh muu]y k O]Rukyuh ecy{uky]l, "O]EH]! a]<h |vieTy]v]h. `niuh |vieTttey]f[ a]<h. |u mTiI kuTvilevc{u mrukEy] mE] ecy[tuEv]? `]l Ec]rDikh Evi v>ikyi}E}]" `u pru. atinu>m]yi nU>i, "|o zp]vsYh atien]uh t>mi}. w]N |}uniu pure[ |ztE]m]Ey \u. aDikem]uh xW>i]nuh Ouh x]di]nuh |Ty]yi}. mTiIevc{u mrukyuh muh mTi]v]em]f[ vic]>iu t[" `u pryukyuh ecy[tu. a]<h k<iE]L vE>i]>N nU>i "|niey]u kiTfmE}], aetvieTy]fu Evt[?" `u Ec]dic{u. "atien]e t>m]]h. nmuivieT O>u kiTie vem]e yu[. aE]u Ep]k]h. avieT h D]>]mu[" `u s]i]>N nU>i mrupTi pryukyuh avR >uEp>uh kUTi aE]u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. kiiuriimhgu Eztie s]i]>N nU>i ti>uvit]hkUril ~um]nUR t]Uil kiTUR Edsu A]yi>uu. aEHin[ avieT "k[" `u zpxim]y nY]Rmil xhbmu]yi>uu. aE]]f[ avR Ep]yt[. avieTec{E]E<uh s]i]>N nU>iyueT B]>Y |vRu >uEpRuh k]l k<ukutinu evh ek]uecu
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ek]Tuukyuh n]uekil O>u viu ek]uvuevc{[, O>u pu}up]y[ vi>ic{u ek]Tuukyuh muru]nu x]m]ne}]h ek]u vu ty{]r]i evy[ukyuh ecy[tu. nU>im]R k]l k<ukiE]Ri, pu}up]yyil eci>uu murui O]E>] evTikL prutuTi. aet]eEu >xic{uek]u s]i]>N nU>iyueT B]>Yyuh aTul ecukUTi. vE>i]>N nU>i yueT zpD]nviSyh aEHie k]Tukuh mum]yi>uu. s]i]>N nUti>i prt[ A nY]Rmie itiey iyuh mum]yi>uu. A nY]Rmil ve>]m]yi x[ztIk }]et pu>uSNm]>]>umi}]etyi>iuky]yi>uu. O>]Fkuiyu] y]le]]em[ vic]>ic{[ avR ve> xlRe]e nTieyuh |E]<uh O]E>]u nTie]]fi>iuetuh `iuh Pem]uh k]fiie}uh muh s]i]>N nU>i prE]L tniuh pu>uSx]nem]uh \]yiie}uh n]WuepFkiT]]fu]yiuetuh ave> Evik<ic{u ek]Tu]N nivZiyi}]i]f[ t]nien ke[ au nTuetuh muh vE>i]>N nU>iyuh pru. A kUil t]N kuTvil mTiIevc{u mr kyuhkUTi aEHh zpt]vic{u. mTiIyueT k]>Yh prE]L s]i]>N nU>iyueT B]>Y atieni ciet}]h Ec]diukyuh vE>i ]>N nU>i `}]h vix[t>ic{u pruEkLiukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten A x[ztI avieTniefIuEp]yi ar tur[ O>u mTiIeyTuu ek]uv[, "|t]yi>iuEm] aviTe mTiI?" `u Ec]dic{uek]u vE>i]>N nU>iyueT muil evc{u. nU>i aetTuuEn]i. "|tute. w]N ekiy ek[ a<ic{iukUTiyi}" `u pruek]u mTiI a<ic{u pfh `iEn]iyE]L s>iy]yi>uu. A xmyh nU>iu]y xE]Sh `ztm]ztm]efu prEti}E}]. aEHh "|eten kii?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L A x[ztI "mue]>il O>u divxh \c{y[u w]N suhm]riE]vuky]l kui]n]yi kuTvil ecE]L avieT kuer c]fkh kiTutu ku. kui k<iu Ep]E]L atukUTiek]uEp]>]emu vic]>ic{u
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v]>ieyTuE]L atiniTyil |o mTiI |>ui>uu. w]nivieTe]uvu c]fkem]e tuTc{uku. mTiI epiyilevc{u xUic{u. Ae>iuh \TmNm]>EnVSic{u v]l ek]Tufemuh vic]>ic{i>uu. |tuve> \Tmen ki}. |E]L |t[ |viTuEt]efriy]niTy]ytu viy B]gYm]yi. |t[ \Tmen ~[piek]Tu]niTy]k]iu w]N ve> vYxnic{uek]i>iuky]yi>uu" `u pru. |ztyuh EkE]L xhgtiey]e eviv]yi. nU>i kuic{ujpic{u ek]uni xmyh avieT O>u psu pu}u tiuek]u nii>uu. A psu |o mTiIyueT mukil c]fkmiu. atu nU>i ki}. c]fkinTiyil mTiIyu]yi>iuemE] psu atie mIet c]fkmii>iuemE] aEHh vic]>ic{umi}. aEHh En]iyt[ c]fkh kiTtie aTue]e y]yi>uu. \ofu k<i]nu p>izBmhek]u mTiIevc{t[ `vieTy]yi>uuev[ aEHin[ azt niymu]yi>ui}. |o x[ztI kui]N ectuh c]fkh v]>ie]u Ep]tuh nU>i kuik<i[ aiE[ Ep]ytie EsSm]yi>uu. |eney]ey]f[ k]>Yh piyet[ aE]L `}]vRuh mni]yi. \Ten A nU>i A pfil pkuti m]ievc{i[ "|etniiE]L evruEt ttuep]ey]fi>iut[. atin]l `niu pkuti mti. pkuti ninumi>ie" `[ x[ztIEy]Tu pru. aE]L A x[ztI "w]nitie]>u k]suep]uh v]ukyi}. w]nen AzgHic{} |tu xUic{uevc{i>uu tt[. anYe mutl v} umi>uu kiiy]l atuTmen ~[piuk m>Y]d]>ueT DRmm]f[. atinu zptiPh v]uk Ekvh nIctVvum]f[. `niu Evfemil pkutiy}, mu<uvnuh te `Tu]m]yi>uuvE}]. atu ek]u w]nviTue xE]Svuh anuzgHvuh m]ztEm |tinu zptiPm]yi AzgHiuuu" `u pru. |tu Eku xum]nxn]y A zb]Ef]mN avieTniefIu >u ky{umuyRi A x[ztIyueT si>il evc{uek][ An]zsuE]TukUTi xglgdh "aTuy]il |o k]inu
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mu]yi nin[ atiEy]gYn]y O>u puztnu]ke" `u pr[ anuzgHic{u. azpk]>h te A x[ztI aciE>f gRBh D>iukyuh atiEk]m]hgn]y O>u puzten zpxviukyuh ecy[tu. A puztn]f[ ku kuWNnY]e>u visVvi zsutn]y x>xkviku]Ezgx>n]yi IRetut[|ni viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}].

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muNep]>u k][ au< s>n]>]yfc{]kY]R `u zpxin]yi[ O>u mH]nu]yi>uu. au<c{]kY]e> viy p>iSc{]kY]e>ukUTi pry]rutin]l |o mH]en x]D]>f y]yi viy p>iS s>n]>]yfc{]kY]R `]f[ `}]v>uh pruvi>ut[. A c]kY]R ek]}h 1022-]m]u n]TunIiy mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnie]u ti>uvnpu>u ec}ukyuh ti>umnie ExvkNm]>il O>]uh A ti>uEmniyilniu k>IzN ` viEsSE>u Bic{ mH]num]yi>u kiim]nUR ecrui Ek]yiu>]N muK]>h ti>umnriyic{u muKh k]fiukyuh avieT ti>uv]Ti mpilevc{u pzu divxe kUu nTutinu k[pnyu]vukyuh ecy[tu. kUu zpbh pryuky]yi>uu. c]kY]>ueT v]u* EkLu tin[ O>u divxh `<uiyi>uu. pie `<u]etyi>u E]L Ek]yiu>]N, ti>umnie aTul "c]kY]>ueT kU[ avieTy[zt >xic{ie}uE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. atinu ti>umnuek][, "`i}. c]kY]R Es}]k]Rh pi<y[]et vix[t>ic{u pryuuE}]. v]inu m]Du>Ymi}]tin]l EkL]N xuKh Ep]>] `E \U" `u mrupTi k[piukyuh ecy[tu. pzu divxe kUu k<iE]L c]kY]Ru ptivu pfh ek]Tu]N k[pic{t}]et x]nem]uh k[pic{u ek]Tutumi}. Ek]yiu>]En]Tu Emlrzpk]>h k[pic{t[ `enEy] c]kY]R mni]i. atuek]uh x]n em]uh Bi]y[kek]uh c]kY]Ru ve> kuitmu]yi. `iuh c]kY]R ni>ulX]Hiy]yi Bvi]et |o ti>umnie tZy{ilniu x]nh v]uv]N x]DiuEm] `e]u p>Iic{u En]fem[ niyic{[ ti>uvnpu>u niu knY]kum]>iu Ep]yi. avieT O>u xhvlx>Bjnh nTiytie EsSh vIuh ti>uvnpu>u v>ikyuh Ek]yiu>]en k]fukyuh Ek]yiu>]N viv>h ti>umnriyiukyuh aE]<uh pzu divxe kUu nTuv]N k[pnyu]
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vukyuh ecy[tu. kUu tuTi n]Wu divxm]yiuh v]u EkL]N O>u divxvuh `<uiyi}. atin]l ecrui E]yiu>]N, "`] c]kY]>ueT v]u EkL]N |tuve> `<uiyi}E}]. O>u divxemiuh `<ui EkLEt]f[" `u pru. atuEku ti>umnuek][ "k<iek]}h Ekt] fE}]" `u k[pic{u. aE]L Ek]yiu>]N "atuek]u mtiy]yi}. k<iek]}h k[pic{tu c]kY]>ueT v]inu m]Du>Y mi} `]fE}]. |e]}h aeny}. v]in[ |tiDikh m]Du>Ymu]k]N nivZiyi}] niyi]yiu[" `riyic{u. "`]l n]ee Ou Ekuky]h" `u k[piukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh `<ui c]kY]>ueT v]u Eku ve> xE]Sic{u. \Ten O]h t>i >u vI>sZhG v>ui kUu k<iyuTen c]kY]e> k[pic{u viiic{u tZeeek]u te >u ky{iEMiTuviukyuh "kUu ve> n]yi. |ztyuh m]Du>Ymu v]u c]kY]Nm]R pr[ |tinu muu Ekii}. ve> xE]Sm]yi" `u k[piukyuh ecy[tu. AdYh niyic{tukUT]et k[pnzpk]>h pie n]ltu divxe kUukUTiyu]yi. `}] divxvuh `<ui v]u EkLukyuh ve> xE]Sm]yi k[piukyuh O]fuTv ek]Tuyy[u kyuh ecy[tu. a]h mutl viy p>iS s>n]>]fyc{]kY]R `u zpxii BUE]kem}]h niru. "|eney]>u c]kY]R muu]yiumi}. |ni \]vukyumi}" `u xk jnuh O>u Ep]e zpshxic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. atu v]x[tvm]yi>uu. v]in[ m]Du>Y]di SLgufueT tikc{il |tuEp]eyu]yi[ O>u c]kY]R atinumuuh atil pieyumu]yiie}ute y]f[ EkLvi. |ztyum]yE]E<uh vidV]Nm]R[ \]k]vyuh \]k >ut]vyum]y ci duRgufL A c]kY]Ru]yiIRu.
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av me]um}. aHhB]vh, p>puh, du>]zgHh |tY]dik]f[. atin]l x]m]nY]>u pr]uh viic{]uh ay]L `uh Ep]k]etyuh kUu k<i]etyum]yi. viy >]j]Nm]E>] zpBuNm]E>] a}]et v}v>uh viic{]l vc{iTuem]eE]yi kUu k<iutu kurc{i]ef]f[ ay]Lu zpD]nm]yiu ]y O>u vic]>h. |enyi>iuE]L murjpinu Ep]k]n]yi v]Y]M]R, eevdikM]R, viy viy AYM]R mut]yi axhKYh zb]fEzsM]R O>u divxh au< vu EcRu. s>n]>]yfc{]kY]>ueT v]u ve> Ekmm]efuh muh O]E>]>uR x[tutiut}]et A c]kY]>ueT v][ av>]>uh Ekiu]yi>ui}. atin]l au<eyuE]L aet]u EkLfemu tIRc{eTuie]]f[ avieT vu EcRt[. Et]fiyilni[ |riy \Ten c]kY]e>u kUie k]>Yh ~R]Tu ecy[tiuEvfh mu k]>Ye]e `u niyic{[ Ouve> nU>im]R c]kY]>ueT miei. c]kY]R ave> yE]cith Axnxl]>h ecy[ti>uI[ avR avieT ectie k]>fh Ec]dic{u. nU>im]R av>ueT AzgHe c]kY]e> ariyic{u. aE]L c]kY]R "|[ `niu n} xuKmi}] divxm]f[ . n]eEy] mE] Av]h" `u pru. nU>im]R: c]kY]R |en mTi pry>ut[. wit[ AzgHic{u tuTIu ve> n]]yi. ~etiuh murjpin[ |E]u v>fmE}]. aE]L |tuh x]Dic{uek]]emu wL \r]yi visVxic{uhek]]f[ vt[. at[ c]kY]R x]Diifh. ae}il wL[ ve> vYxnvuh |]Bhgvumu]kuh. wLu O>u [ O>u En>iDikh t]mxi]vut}. c]kY]>ueT v]u EkL]nu AzgH]DikYhek]]f[ a]< inukUTi |vieT t]mxi]emu vc{t[. a]<h k<i]uTen Ep]k]etyi>i]N wLu nivZiyi}.

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c]kY]R: |[ `eny]y]uh x]Diyi}. n]ey] efil v}tum]ve. zpy]xm]yi]fi>iut[. `niu tIe> xuKmi}. O>u jEd]S]yEy] Oc{yTE] ~t]e]eyu[. nU>im]R: aet]ey]y]uh kUiu Evfh. atinu c]kY]>u y]et]>u O<ik<ivuh pry>ut[. |vieT viu c]kY]>ueT v]u EkL]et Ep]kutu wqLu viy xTm]f[. pfh `zt Evfemiuh t>]N wL ty{]r]f[. c]kY]R: pfie k]>Yh vic]>ic{iu mum}. `niiu nivZiyi}]i]f[. nU>im]R: aEy{]! c]kY]>en pry>ut[. wL pRkUTi aEpiut]f[. v]Y]M]>uh eevdikM]>uh Ever p Ey]gY M]>uh viu[. avRe]e c]kY]>ueT v]u Ek]l ek]] emu ve> Em]Hmu[. atin]l c]kY]R wueT aEpey \Epi>ut[. c]kY]R: |et]>u n]sm]yiu tIRE}]. `u pr]uh O<ic{uEp]vukyie}uvc{]eeny]f[? |eniu zpy]xm] efu priE}? v}v>uh vu pruuTen kUu k<i]N |vieT ty{]ri}. `e v]u EkLfemuvR `e xok>YhkUTi En]fh. |ni |]>Yei `E]eT]uh prEy. w]ntinu ty{]r]yi}. Evfemil niL mTii tiE v]l xok>Ymueil a]v]h. c]kY]R |zpk]>h tIRc{y]i prE]L su]]]y A zb]fEzsRu xHivy{]etku vYxnvuh |] Bhgvuh \]eyutu prEyti}E}]. ave>}]v>uh viy AYNm]>uh jMikum]yi>uu. ave>eiuh AE>]eTiuh pr]l xtiuky}]et A>uh ptivi}. |en O>nuBvh avR[ |dhzpmm]yi]yi>uu. AE>]eTiuh `eiuh pryfemil Ayc{uv>uiryuky}]et avR me]>]i>iu iTu ec[ O>u k]>Yh pryukte ptivi}. c]kY]>ueT
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v]u EkL]nu AzgH]DikYh nimih avR xV]Bim]n em}]h vi[ A c]kY]>ueT |>iiTuec[ ve> t]<[mEy]TukUTi p viDil aEpic{iuh ay]L atien eeke]]et yi>util avRu ve> vYxnmu]yt[ O>utm}. c]kY]>ueT Di]>vcnh Eki[ avRu vYxnh m]ztm}, kuEre Ek]pvumu]yi. av>il vEy]vZnuh tEp]vZnum]y O>u nU>i vYxnE]TukUTi "wL |E]u mTiv>uE] }]et t>m]vukyi} aE}? atu tIRc{tey]Ef]?" `u vIuh Ec]dic{u. "tIRc{te" `u c]kY]R mrupTi pru. aE]L A nU>i wL "ti>iey v>uE]E<y[uh ninu pry]N vy{]ety]yiE]eyiE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. atinu>h pry]n]yi c]kY]R "`" `e]>>h m]zth pru. aE]E<y[uh n]vu tRu Ep]ytin]l Ouh pry]N vy{]ety]yiE]yi. nU>im]R kuiyuh \ofuh k<ic{u ti>uvn pu>Eu Ep]yi. c]kY]R Ouh xhx]>i]N vy{]et Ekvh mUkenE]e pieyuh ve>]h jIvic{i>uu. p]]p mnuBvic{tie EsSh c>mgtiey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu.

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A<uv]EW>i tz]ueT |}inu xmIph mhg[ `e]>u n]yR Bvnmu]yi>uu. A vIil s>N `e]>u n]y>u]yi>uu. ay]ueT Ej]i A<uv]EW>imny[e kuk]ike Emy[uky]yi>uu. A Ej]iu s>en niymic{ k]u mny[l axhKYh kuk]ikumu]yi>uu. divxhEt]ruh >]vie s>N mny[lecu kuk]ike ey}]m<ic{uviu ek]uEp]yi tIi En>h eevkuE]L mny[l ek]uecu et]<uuki]ieuh. aeny]fu ptiv[. ay]L kuk]ike a<ic{uviuek]uEp]kuE]L av pv<iy]yi Ep]yiuTuh. viic{]uh pr]uem]uh av anux>iukyumi}. Ak]eT nUrunUetmu[. avey ey}]h Emy[]N ay]e]>uN m]ztEmyuU. ay]L priu EkL]etyi>u]l O>u vTiek][ O>u psuvin[ OTic{u. aTi ek]yuTen psu avieT vIfu cu. s>N psuvien aTiek] ]nh En]i mni]i. pie psuv]y]uh k]y]y]uh ay]L priu Ekie}il ay]L A ]nh En]i O>Ti ek]Tuuh. aTi ek]]uTen A mZgh vIfu c]kukyuh ecy{uh. aen ptiv]yi. aen kurc{uk]h k<iE]E<uh kuk]ikL mituh ce]Tui. s>nu buimuuh ve> kuru. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh tz]L te kuk]ike}]h n]yi>iuuEv] `u En]]n]yiec{u et]<uukil En]iyE]L av miv]ruh sUnY]yi>i ut]yi ku. O>u et]<uil m]zth OE] >E] psuu]yi>uu. avyuh pifi kiTu Ific{[ ~kEdsh c]k]r]yi>uu. \Ten tz]L s>en viic{[ "nueT kuk]ike]e `vieT" `u Ec]dic{u.

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s>N: atenyi>iuh. A>]y]e]? kuk]ik] y]uh vkti>ivu Evfh. pr]l EkL]]enyi>iuh. aTiyEn]Tu kic{]eny]f[ tu>]En! tz]L: nIey]fu pryut[ s>]! `nie]uh mni]kui}. nueT kuk]ike]eeyvieT? s>N: avey]e axuuh aDikzpxhgikum] yi>uu, tu>]En! pr]l EkLut]yi atie]u mu]yi>ui}. tz]L: aet]eyi>ie, av `vieT? s>N: `}]h cu. tz]L: aEy{]! aeten? s>N: pr]l prtuEp]e Eku nil]i[ aTiyN O]E>] vIu ek]Tuu. `}]h mriuvIfu c]vukyuh ecy[tu. avey}]h axu]yi>uu tu>]En! aen yuv nmuu Ev. etE]u Ep]k]N pr]l vTE]u Ep]kuh. aenyuv nmuein]f[? tz]L: aEy{]! mH]p]pI! nI ctic{E}]. mutl Ep]yEt] Ep]yi. atu v}tum]ke, nI mH]p]pem}]h eki vc{E}]. |tie O>hsh nueT trv]Eumi>iumE}]. nIyini `ztk]h n>kmnuBvic{]l |o p]pem}]h tI>uh? |tu viy kinm]yiE]yi. s>N: aEy{]! aTiynet]uh vic]>ic{i}. aTiyn et]uh ariy]nuh vy{! p]pemu pr]e]f[ tu>]En! aviTuu p]pemuh n>kemuem]e a>uiec{y{utie x]>h aTiynu mni]kui}. s>N Ekvh mZgzp]yn]yi>uuevutu pryfemi }E}]. ay]L p]pemuh pufYemuh n>kemuh xVRg
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emumuet]uh Ekiu te \]yi>ui}. ay]L OTuvil prtu Ekiu tz]L p]ppufYeyuh n>kxVRg eyuh muh pi vix[t>ic{u pru EkLic{u. O]E>]E>] n>k eyuh n>k]nuBvueT ktkeyuh pi tz]L viv>ic{u pruEkE]L Byvuh vYxnvuh xHi]N p]Ti}]t]yiu s>N k>utuTi. ay]L Ekvh mUn]yi >uueviuh ay]Lu tz]euric{u ve> Biyuh aviTue v]il dZm]y visV]xvumu]yi>uu. atin]l ay]L vYxnic{u k>u et]<utuek][, "aTiye arivi}]y[kek][ |en ecy[tuEp]yi. |ni |o mH]p]ph tI>]N v} v<iyumuE]? aTiyenu ecy[t]l |o mH]p]ph tI>uh? atukUTi aviTu>uiec{y{fh." tz]L: |o mH]p]ph tI>]N ghg]x[n]nm}]et me]>u m]Rgvumi}. s>N: atu ecy[t]l tI>uEm]? tz]L: atu xhsyi]nuE]? k]siyilE]yi ghg] x[n]nvuh visVn]dRsnvuh k<ic{]l tI>] p]pmi}. s>N: `]l aTiyN |E]Le y]zty]f[. |ni |o p]ph tIRi}]et me]>u k]>Ymi}. |zpk]>h pru tz]e BipURvh vic{uek]u s>Nn]yR k]siu y]zty]yi. aenyi>iu k][ O>u divxh k]sivisVn]En]T[ aviTue v]Em]XhEg vxiu Edvi zsIp]Rvti "a}Ey] Bgv]En! ghg]x[n]nh ecy{uve>}]h p]pvimu>]yi Em] e zp]piuem]fE}] pryut[. `]xhKYm]ukL |vieT vu ghg]x[n]nh k<ic{u Ep]kuu[. |vRe]e Em]h BiuEm]?
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Bgv]N: eey, Oumi}. Biyuh visV]xvum]f[ zpD]nh. avyuei}]et Em]zp]p[ti \]vukyi}. avyuvR |]u cu>um]f[. avyi}]et ghg]x[n]nh ecy[ttu ek][ y]et]>u Pvumi}. |tu Evfemil n]e w]N Eb]YeTui>]h. |o xhB]Sfh nTtie piEdivxh >]vie nueT s>Nn]yR k]siyiei. aE]L axhKYm]ukL avieT x[n]n]dikL ecy{uu]yi>uu. A kUil s>nuh x[n]n m]>hBic{u. A xmyh Bgv]N visVn]N O>u vZzb]feyuh zsIp]Rvti vZy]y O>u zb]fx[ztIyueTyuh EvSh D>ic{u ghg]tI>il vei. A vZzb]fN virc{uvirc{u ecu ndiyiEir]n]yi B]vic{ xmyh k]l eti evil vIfu. avieTiTu muukyuh ep]ukyuh evh kuTiukyuh ecy[tu m>i]N B]vic{u. aE]L zb]fx[ztI "aEy{]! `e BR]v[ kuTic{u c]v]N B]viuE! aEHinu nI]nriu kUT]. Ae>iuh aEHe piTic{u kyi >iEf!" `u pruek]u viic{u niviic{u. atu Eku x[n]nh k<ic{u ek]u ni jne}]h O]Tieyi. A kUil nueT s>numu]yi>uu. `}]v>umTuu ecE]L zb]fx[ztI "p]ph tI>]v>]>uh `e BR]vien et]T>uEt, p]pmuvR et]]E]L aEHh m>ic{uEp]kuh" `u pru. |tu Ek[ "p]ph tIRE] |}Ey] `een niyi]h. n]h nimih O>u zb]fN m>ic{u `u v>utu km]fE}]. atuEk][ atu Ev]" `u vic]>ic{u `}]v>uh piM]ri. aE]L nueT s>N "ghg]x[n]nh ecy[t]l xkp]pvuh tI>uem]fE}] `e tu>]N a>uiec{y[tt[. `niini p]pemvieTy]f[? `e xk p]puh tIRi>iuu" `u pruek][ A zb]fen piTic{ukyi. Bgv]nuh Bgvtiyuh avieTniu Ep]ytie EsSh "|[ avieT x[n]nh k<ic{iuv>il `eiTic{u kyiy A O>uvnu m]zth Em]mu[. ave
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visV]xh kiE}?" `u Bgv]N a>uiec{y{ukyuh Edvi xti ukyuh ecy[tu. pURvisV]xE]Tuh BiEy]TuhkUTi ghg]x[n]nh ecy{ukyuh visVn]en dRsiukyuh viEsSic{uh E]eekkn] n]yi>iu Bgv]e k>x[pRsnin[ B]gYh xiiukyuh ecy[t s>nu Em]h kiuEm] `utu xhsyi]ni}E}]. ay]L k]siyilvc{ute aciE>f Bgvlx]yUjYe zp]pic{u. s>N k]siu Ep]ytie EsSh kurc{uk]h k<i E]L A<V]EW>i mny[l x]n]deeYsY>YL kuru tuTuky]l tz]L atie k]>fmriyutin]yi p]<UR pTiu>yil Ayc{u zps[nh evic{uEn]iukyuh psuHihx ecy[ttu s>n]efiUh tz]LkUTi aEnVSic{i>uuevil atiniTy]vukyi}]yi>uuevuh aen ecy{]ti>utin]l A mH]p]pie O>hsh tz]ueT kuTuhbeUTi b]Dic{iueuh atu nimim]f[ AuEt]ruh ~<>muri prukil nirc{u pyR vitiukyuh atu pUvuh k]yum]ku xmyh EvieyTuu kuk]ike kyi tIukyuh ecy{f emuh aen ecy[tuek]]l Ed]SL nIi suBh Pemu kfiy]R viDiukyuh ecy[tu. A viDizpk]>h mUu ek]}h ecy[tE]E<uh mny[l x]nvuh xuh `u Ev, xmeesV>Yuh pURv{Dikh vRiuky]l |o pufY kRmh `uh nTfemu niyic{u tz]L atinuEvu ~R]Tuke]e ecy[tu. at[ avieT |E]<uh nTuv>uue ]f[ EkLvi. `u m]ztm}, psue vRut[ `en y]y]uh OTuh Ed]Sk>m]Ey p>ifmiukyuU `uh, "atin]l Em]l nueT |}[" A ~R]ET Ev `uh tz]L tIRc{eTui. a]hmutl A<uv]EW>i mny[l psue vRuk ptivi}. |en O]E>] k]>f]l pk]>]dik]y pu kUh A mny[i}]ety]yiIRu. atieni Ekiu O>u Es}]kh t]e< `<utuu.
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"p]yuh, p>u, psu, p]zti, pTiv]<, p]yvuh, pk, eeptl, pfh teev p]y]di piv pTiu>Ey]TukUTi z]LtN niyEn nHieyu EkLU"

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n]E]u pim]R O]h t>h eesvim]>]f[. |v>ueT pURvkuTuhbh p]iyil "n]uEn>i"u xmIph "vijyn]>]yf pu>h" ` ]yi>uu. `]iE]L at[ ti>uvit]hkUril ti>uv}]y[u xmIph "kuE>UR" ` Eds]f[. A kuTuhb ]R ptuek]uh Ey]gYM]>]yi>uu. |E]<uh aente. avR xtYv]M]>uh piuh k]>YEsSiyumuv>uh kfuviSy il atixmRM]>um]yi>uu. A kuTuhbh ve> n]]yiu ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]M]>ueT zpEtYk k>ufy[u p]ztI Bvic{uek]]f[ vRiut[. |zpk]>h Ezsvuh zpxivu m]y A kuTuhbil muNpu]yi>u mUu mH]M]e>iy]f[ |vieT pry]N B]viut[. 1. Ey]gIsV>N Ey]gIsV>e jnnh ek]}h 719-]m]u vijyn]>]yfpu>h ` utey]yi>uu. aEHh x]m]nYvidY]BY]x]n>h Ey]gs]x[zth p>Iic{uh zkEmf O>u mH]Ey]giy]yiIRu. atiniTy[[ aEHh >u viv]Hh ecy{ukyuh ci x]n u]vukyuh ecy[tu. A Ey]gi O>il ti>uvnpu>u v>ikyuh mH]>]j] vien muKh k]fiukyuh aviTuu Ey]giey y]Ey]gYh xl>iukyuh zpEtYkh h k[pic{u ek]Tuu t]mxii ukyuh ecy[tu. muKhk]fic{ xmyh zpxhgvs]l "Ey]giu Bfem]f[ ptiv[" `ukUTi k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. "p]uh p<vuh m]ztEm ptivuU" `u Ey]gi ti>umnriyiukyuh Ey]gi t]mxiu [ AvsYmu p]uh p<vuh ek]uecu ek]Tuutinu k[pic{u ch ekukyuh ecy[tu. k[pnzpk]>h O>]L mUiT<i p]uh mutu p<vuh Ey]gi t]mxic{i>u u ek]uecu ek]Tuu. O>]L[ |ztyuh p]uh p<vuh Eviv>ikyie}uh `iuh D]>]h ek]Tufemum]fE}]
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k[pn,atuek][ |ztyuh |>ie `u vic]>ic{i]f[ A mnuSYN |ztyuh p]uh p<vuh ek]uect[. atuk[ Ey]gi "`zt p]u[?" `u Ec]dic{u. atu ek]uec AL "mUiT<iyu[" `u pru. atu Ek[ Ey]gi "mUiT<i p]l `e Axnie]<i]N tikyukyi}E}]" `u pu>xE]TUkUTi pru. mEy]L atinu>m]yi Ouh mi]et Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. Em[pr zpk]>h Ey]gi pr viv>h `enEy] mH]>]j]vu k[pic{riu. piEdivxvuh Ey]gi ek]]>il ec}femu k[pic{i>utin]l Ey]gi ec}utinu mu]| mutu pr p]uh mUv]yi>h p<vuh k[pic{u ek]]>il v>ui vc{u. Ey]gi ecu muKh k]fic{E]L "AxnilkUTi p]l kuTi]ruE]?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. Ey]gi atinu mrupTi y]yi "AvsYe]l atum]v]h" `u k[piukyuh O>u viy v]Rinku mutu pr p]uh atinTul mUv]yi>h p<vuh avieT H]j>]ic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten Ey]gi A v]Riiriyi>uu eek nIi. Ey]giyueT kUeTyu]yi>u siSYM]R p<h et]i ku ky{il ek]Tuuek]i>uu. Ey]gi atuv]i Bic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L A p<h mu<uvnuh tiutIRu. aE]E<uh p]uh mu<uvN Ey]giyueT ak]yi. atuk[ mH]>]j]v[ ~vuh vix[myE]TukUTi "|EHh Ekvh O>u Ey]giy}; O>u Ey]gIsV>N tey]f[" `u k[pic{u. aumutl aEHe `}]v>uh Ey]gIsV>N `u pru tuTukyuh ecy[tu. Ey]gIsV>N ti>uvnpu>u t]mxic{i>u k]u zptidinh >]vie k>mny]ilE]yi kuiukyuh kuTl puri ri k<uki suIk>iukyuh emtiyTiyiuek]u evie mIet nTukyuh muh ecy[ti>ut]yi EkLviyu[. `}]h ek]uh aEHh divYn]y O>u Ey]gIsV>n]yi>uuevutinu xhsymi}.
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Ey]gIsV>N sucIzuh m>utV]N myium]yi ve>]h t]mxic{iu[. aen p il xW>ic{uh ptuh kuh Ekuh anuBvic{uh mninu n} tZp[ti v>iky]l OTuh aEHh Ekvh vi>n]yiIRu. Ey]gIsV>n]yi>u aEHinu E>]gpIQEy] vRSt]p]dikil duHtVEm] \]yi>uie}u tu pryfemi}E}]. `iuh BUE]kv]xil tZp[ti v>iky]l OTuh EdHe \Epic{uky]emu niyic{u. |zpk]>mu Ey]gIsV>M]Ru m>fh xV]ym]fE}]. avR[ `ztk]h Evfemiuh jIvic{i>iutinuh y]et]>u zpy]x vumi}. Ek>BUmi p>su>]mn]l zb]fR]yie]u d]nh ecy{eiut]ky]l avieTevc{u EdHviEy]gh viHitm e}u niyic{[ aEHh p]iyil "k>iuh" ` E[ Ep]yi. avieTevc{[ 936-]m]u tu]m]xil 217-]me vyil O>u divxh ptivuEp]e sivpUj k<iukyuh atie avx]nil xm]Diyii>uu ek][ A]vien p>m]]vi l yiiukyuh ecy[tu. Ey]gIsV>N k>iuu xm]Diyii>u [ aEH ie vhsjR O>h pfiyic{[ aEHie O>u vizgHh zptiiukyuh avieT viuev[, pUj mut]yv nTu tinu Evu ~R]TukL ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. n]E]u kuTuhb]R |E]<uh ci xmyil avieTE]vukyuh pUj]dikL nTi vic{uEp]>ukyuh ecy[tuv>uu[. 2. Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi x]]l Ey]gIsV>e zpmB]>Yyil aEHinu]y zpmpuzten "Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi" `]f[ x]D]>fy]yi pru vi>ut[. ciR aEHien "v>>]mEy]gi" `uh pru vi>uu. aEHie jMvuh vijyn]>]yf pu>htey]yi>uu. aEHh jnic{tu ek]}h 900-]m]]yi>uu.
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Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi O>u tmi<[ pitnuh tmi<u kviyu m]yi>uu. aEHh tmi<il aEnkh kZtiku]Iu[. av ey}]h `<utIu t]iEy]zgL n]E]ugZHil |E]<umi>iuu[. Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi aEHie aEn]TukUTi ecruile Ek>il vuEcRu. ci xR]>uEdY] gM]>ueT p>icyvuh mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie k]>ufYvuh xii]niTy]ytuek][ aEHinu ecruile xR]R jIvnh Biutinuh xhgtiy]yi. aEHinu AdYh Bic{tu m]Evi>, ti>uv}] mut]y il EdvxVh kfe<u]f[. atilniu kyh kiiii OTuh aEHinu viy Eme<uuEdY]gh Bic{u. Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi viy Eme<uupiy]yi>u k]u kuE>UR n]E]u n]yR anYh nilukyuh A n]y>ueT xkxVuuh |EHinu |n]m]yi k[pic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. pie Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi A n]y>ueT vITi>u [ putut]yi O>u Bvnh pfiyiukyuh xVEdm]y vijyn]>]yfpu>uni[ "\my]L p]Rvti" `e]>u xVj]tix[ztIey viv]Hh ecy[t[ avieT ek]uv>ikyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>m]f[ avR[ my]il O>u kuTuhbmu] vukyuh avR n]E]upim]>]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tt[. viv]Hh ecy[ttie EsSh ve>]Eu Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpiy[u x]nu]k]etyi>uu. B]>Yy[u kUeT UeT gRBmu]vukyuh atu n]umWuh m]xm]kuE]L axiE]vukyum]f[ ecy[ti>ut[. ati]yi ci cikiXkL ecy[tiuh O>u Pvuh k]f]y[ky]l atie k]>fmriyu tin]yi Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi p]<UR pTiu>yil Ep]yi zps[nh evic{uEn]iukyuh A x[ztIyueT EdHil O>u gRvN b]Dic{iueuh A gRve \pzdvh nimim]f[ gRBmxiE]kuetuh, A gRven O<ic{]}]et x]nmu
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]vukyie}uh zps[nviDiyu]vukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l aEHh ci mzv]dike v>ui mzv]dL ecy{ic{u. A>u vic]>ic{iuh A gRven O<i]N k<ii}. a]u ecUR "EtvE>i]N" `e]>u viy mzv]diyu] yi>uu. OTuh Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi A mzv]di v>utin] yc{u. ">udivxh k<i[ v>]"emu EtvE>i]N mrupTi pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu. pri>u divxh evu]Nk]u EtvE>i]N ecU>u niu pureu. kuE>UR xmIpm]yE]L En>h evuu. au>]vie kuiyuh ci jpuem]e ptivu ]yi>utin]l v<iu kt]y O>uiiri aEHh kuiukyuh aE]E<uh kuEre |evyiuh vu tuTuky]l >]hmuu kopInm]yi \Tuuek]u kopInvuh O]h muuh nnc{u pi<iu kuu>yueT mukil vi>ic{i[ aEHh kuu>yii>u[ jph tuTukyuh ecy[tu. A [ O>u viy k]vuhkUvuh avieT axhKYh ku>M]>umu ]yi>uu. mzv]di kumTc{u mUuh piTic{u jpic{uek]i>u xmyh O>u v]n>niri v[ aEHie kopInemTuu ek]uEp]yi. jph k<iu y]zty]yi En]iyE]L kopInh |i>u u ki}. aet]>u v]n>enTuuek]u O>u viy m>ie azgB]gu eci>iut]yi ku. "`T]! Ezd]Hike, nieeic{uEv]? `]l w]N nieyuh Ou pi]et viTukyi}" `u pri[ t]N O>u mzh jpic{[ A v]n>]M]e>ey}h mnuek][ AkRSic{uek][ muuem Tuu y]zty]yi. AkRSfsiek]u v]n>]M]e>}]h te pi]e kUTi. atil O>u v]n>]e ky{il A kopInvumu]yi>uu. aen aEHh n]E]iei. aEHe kyuTen Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi Axnxl]>h ecy[ti>ui kuszps[nh ecy[tu. aE]E<[kuh v]n>] M]e>e]u n]E]umuh niru. atu ki[ Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi "|ete]>u vidYy]f[? |o ku>M]e>ey]e
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kUeTe]u vi>iuetin]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi t]N "|o kM]R nueT kopInh Em]ic{u. atin]l ave> w]N bic{u ek]uEp]>iky]fu ecy[tt[. `e buimui]N En]iytin[ av>uh kurc{u buimue" `u pru. aE]L viy Eme<uupi "e` x]DuL; ave> viyEc{fh" `u pru. \Ten t]N O>u mzh jpic{u mnuek][ \c{]Tnh ecy[ti[, "A kopInh avieT |Iu Ep]kuviN" `u pru. azpk]>h A ku>M]e>}]h Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |tu k[ Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi ve> vix[myiukyuh EtvE>i]N Ouh ci}r]>ne}u tIRc{eTuukyuh ecy[tueviuh OukUTi p>Iifemu niyic{uek][, "niL, |vieT v>utinu w]N AvsYetie k]>fh mni]yi]fumE}]. w]nEnkh mzv]dikeyuh eevdYM] e>yuh |vieT v>uukyuh avR pic{et}]h zpEy]gic{uEn]u kyuh ecy[tu. atuek][ `niu Ouve> pfh ecv]y t}]et me]>u Pvumu]yi}. |ni niee]ukUTi k<iyuet]e ecy{ic{uEn]ukyuh atuek]uh Ph \]k]ph |o zsmvuh AzgHvuh Eveu vy[ukyuh ecy{fem]f[ w]N vic]>iut[. `ni[ vy[ ~kEdsh arupEt]m]yi>iuu. |niyuh xti \]k]ph pie atienuric{[ AzgHifemi}E}]. |o pu>]tnvhsh `e k]u nsic{u `u v>]etyi>i]n]yi O>u puztx]n emiumu]y]le]]emE `ni]zgHmuU. m>ic{]l EsS zkiy (|ztyuh prE]E<uh Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpiyueT ku >uh nir[ azsuL D]>y]yi O<ukiuTi. aEHinu v]ukL pureT]etyum]yi. ghBI>m]nxnuh eeD>Ys]iyum]yi >u aEHie p]>vsYh k[ avieT kUTiyi>uve>}]h k>uEp]yi. mzv]diyueT kiuh evh niru. aEHh O>u viDh mnien xm]D]neTui \ric{uek][ pieyuh pru tuTi) ecy[v]N A>umi}]etyi>iutu km]fE}].
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"apuztxY kuEt] mui" `]fE}] mHdVcnh. atin]l `e AzgHxii]yi niL Evutien mni>ui ecy{fh. |o gRvN O<iuEp]y]l x]nmu]kuem]f[ zps[n vs]l ki>iut[. atin]l atin]yi]f[ niL zpD]n m]yi En]Et[. `ni[ `e anuBvhek][ mzv]dike uric{[ Ak]eT visV]xh ve> kurv]yi>iuu. `]l nieuric{[ aen Et]ui}. niL vic]>ic{]l |o gRven O<ic{uviT]N k<iyuemutey]f[ `e visV]xh. `iuh `e mninu kurc{ukUTi \ruv>]n]yi niL AdYEm O>u k]>Yh ecy{fh. `e]l (cUi]fic{uek][) |t] |o et]<uie (kuk]iUTie) puru pTRu kiTu mvi AkRSic{u t]e<yirukyuh \c{]Tnh ecy[tu pURvitiyi]ukyuh ecy{fh. pie nueT zpkZtk]>Y inu vhkUEete}]emu pr]l `}]h w]N ty{]r]ic{u t>ukyuh ecy{]h" `u pru. atu Eku EtvE>i]N "gu>ukT]vuh p>Edvtm]>ueT k]>ufYvuh ek][ |o gRve \pzdvh O<i]emutey]f[ `e visV]xh. niueT kuTuhbh azt xukZth yic{te}]f[ EkLviek][ w]N ariiut[. atuek]uh aviTue B]gYhek]uh aviETu xtiyu]kuemute w]N visVxiuu. `e Ep>il aviETu visV]xh \]ku tin]yi aviTuu AvsYe zpk]>h |E]Le k]fic{u Eb]DYeTu]h. pie gRven O<iv]utinu viEsSi ec{]uh vh kUEt]yii}. ax[tmic{[ ~<> n]<ik >]ztiy]kutuve> miuk m]zth ecy[t]l mti. pie Evet]e aE]L w]N pry]h" `u pryukyuh et]<uie mukil nirc{u k]yuh pUvum]yi pTRukiTi>u mviey O>u mzh jpic{u mnuEk][ AkRSic{u t]e<yirukyuh ecy[tu. atuk[, autp>vsn]y Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi "|zpk]>h ecy{femu w]N prt[ aviTue Ep>il `ni[ avisV]xmu]yi}. |o autkRmh k]f]nu AzgHhek]uh |ovk vidYkL
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k]fiutinu sM]>]y m]zikM]R |E]<uh cu>um]ky]uh pruEp]yi `EyuU" `u pru. t]N me]>u mzh jpic{u mnuek]ute \c{]Tnh ecy[t[ pURvitiyi]ukyuh ecy[tu. A mviey}]h tep]i, |<ukyri, y]pURvh et]<uie mukil pTRukiT]ytu kE]L Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpiyueT mnil vix[myh stgufIBvic{uevutu pryfemi}E}]. a[ ax[tmic{[ ~<> n]<ik k<iE]L EtvE>i]N v]dm]>hBic{u. aEHh Bx[mhek][ SLE]fm]yi O>u czkh v>c{[, atil \my]L p]Rvtiyey |>ui Bx[mh jpic{[ av>ueT EdHiiuEk]i>uu. aE]L t]N, "|o EdHiEMl A>]f[ vi>iut[? `in]yi]f[ |vieT vukUTiyi>iut[? kUT]N k]>fem]f[? `uet}]h pryfh" `u pru. \Ten x[ztI gRve niyil t]e< v>u zpk]>h prutuTi: w]n]>]efut[ zps[nvs]l niriiuE}]. w]nI x[ztIyueT xo>Yh ku b]Dic{iut]f[. |o x[ztIey \pzdvifemu vic]>h `niu vEshEp]umi}. w]N y]et]>upzdvvuh ecy{uumi}. `]l |o x[ztI BRtZxHv]xh ecy{ut[ `ni[ Ouh xE]Sk>me}}, mH]viE>]Dvum]f[. atin]l |o pu>uSnilniu x]nmu]kutinu w]N xtiukyumi}. Ever y]et]>upzdvvuh w]N ecy{ui}. ecy[kyumi}. |o x[ztIyueT EdHilni[ O<iuEp]ku k]>Yh `niu ve> xTm]yiut]f[. atin]l A O>u k]>Yh m]zth `E]Tu niRbi>ut[" t]N: |}, aen niRbmi}. |o EdHinupzdvem]u mu]>ut[. |vieT xtiyu]vukyuh Evfh. aztm]ztEm AzgHmuU.

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t]N: `]l O<iuEp]vukte Evfh. x[ztI: atu xTm]f[. t]N: Ep]k]ti>iutu wLuh xTm]f[. x[ztI: `uecy{]h! atu niL anuBviukte Evfh. `]y]uh w]en]<iuEp]vukyi}. t]N: Ep]yie}il w]N O<iuep]y[e]ut]fu n}t[. ayy[uh. atukUT]et

x[ztI: `e O<ic{uviT]emE]? atx]Ym]f[. aute O<iuep]y[e]Lky]f[ n}t[. `]l \ m]nh ky]et yi>i]h. |tuve> `e O<iv]]N vve>E]ey} ae eniriy]h. atuek]]f[ w]N pryut[. muu vve>}]h vic]>ic{i[ `ee][ mii]N Ep]uh k<ii}. au kurc{u pimuy]uh m]nYnum]f[. `e \pzdvi]N tuTuky]efil w]ne avm]nic{yy[uh. |ztyuh pr[ A x[ztI avieTniefIu. \Ten t]N muNkUi k>uti aTul vc{i>u kyerTuupiTic{[ O>u mzh jpic{[ O>u ekueki. \Ten A x[ztI "aEy{]!" `u pru eek >uh kUi piTic{u ekiyiviDh EcRuvc{uek][ avieTe |>uu. x[ztI `fItu mzv]diyueT ecki[ aTi]n] yi>uu. atu mni]iyi[ aEHh mzh jpic{u bic{ tin]]f[ x[ztI avieTyi>ut[. bnh k<iE]L A x[ztIy[u ky{uh k]uh |]nuh |>u uni[ m]riyi>i]NEp]uh vy{]t]yi[, "au x]m]nY]>ne}u w]N xtiuu. w]nEy]Tu mX>ifemu vic]>iu i}. `e bHum]npURvh ayy[femu m]zth
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w]nEpiuu. aen ayy[uky]efil xxE]Sh ep]y[e]]h" `u pru. t]N: `en Evfemiuh aviTue |hEp]e bHum]nic{yy[]N |vieT ty{]r]f[. aviTue \pzdvif em[ |vieT ARuh vic]>mi}. Ep]kutinu `e}]m]f[ Evt[? x[ztI: atu w]N pryEf]? aEy[riy]mE}]. aDik em]uh Ev. x]D]>fnTuEp]e mti. t]N: cu>ui]y]uh |ini t>mi}E}]. atin]l O>vDi niyic{u pryfh. x[ztI: Ep]vuk `u tIRc{eTuiy iti[ `niini aDikh t]mxi]N p]Ti}. n]ee `e ayy[fh. t]N: aente. x[ztI: `]L |E]L m]ri nilE. |ztyuh pruk<iE]L A x[ztI avieTe kiTu. kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L evh kuTifemu pryu kyuh evh kuTic{tie EsSh avieTni[ `fI[ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. pie xuKEeT]umu]yi>ui}. piE divxh eevkuE>m]yE]E<uh avieT etE em}]h aTic{u tic{u em<uki sum]ukyuh eki vit]nic{[ a>iukyuh O>u pUjy[u Evuvey}]em]>uukyuh cUT, x]z]fi, agh, kBh, kx[tU>i mut]y xugvRguh m]kuh pninIR mut]yvyuh ty{]r]i evy[ukyuh ecy[tu. ~kEdsh ~<> n]<ik >]ztiy]yE]L EtvE>i]N kuic{u sum]yi vu. aEHh avieT pmiu viuvc{[ gRvn[ O>u pUj k<ic{u. p]l]yxh, ah, aT, avil, mR, p<h, |IR mut]yvy]yi>uu niEvdYx]DnL. pUj k<i \Ten
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tEdivxeE]e Bx[mhek]u SLEk]fm]yi O>u czkh v>c{[ \my]l p]Rvtiyey atii>ui. au Bx[mh jpic{iTukyuh muh ecy[ti}. EtvE>i]N kurc{u cnvuh pUvuh ky{ieTu[ A pUj k<ic{ uniu gRven Av]Hic{[ A x[ztIyueT si>iEiu. \Ten avR tui uTi. tuukey]l O]Tukyuh c]Tukyuem]um}. AdYh EdHh Ak]eT Ou viry[uh. pie O>u zpoy]y O>u pu>uSenE]e k]iEMl k]lEkiyi>u[ xhx]>ic{utuTuh. tuiuTiy \Ten kBh, puS[pm]YL mut]yvey}] emTuu EtvE>i]N A x[ztIyueT aTul evc{u. \Ten A x[ztI "`e |e ekiy ek[ |tuve> a<ic{i}E}]. pie niueT |o xl]>e w]enen xVIk>iuh?" `u Ec]dic{u. atu Eku t]N "a]>Yh w]N tIe> a]ic{uEp]yi. `e |o etien aviTuu kZp]pURvh mifh" `u pri[ O>u mzh jpic{[ A bm<ic{u. \Ten A x[ztI A kBemTu[ EdHie}]h pUsukyuh m]kuh pUuemTuu cUTukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh EtvE>i]N kRU>h kiukyuh agh mut]yv DUpiukyuh ecy[t[ A h xugxURfm]iIRu. \Ten A x[ztI prutuTi: ve> xE]Sm]yi. w]N |E]Le y]zty]yi>i uu. |ni O>u k]uh |o x[ztIeyey}, |o kuTuhbi ]e>yuh te w]N b]Diut}, xtYh. `]l |ztyuh k]h w]N |o x[ztIyueT EdHeyuh |o kuTuhb]e>yuh Azsyic{u t]mxic{i>u iti[ |vRe]>u xH]yvuh ecy{]et Ep]kutu yum}E}]. atin]l xE]SxEmth anuzgHic{i>iuu. aTu Ail |o m]xil |o tIyti yile |o x[ztI zpxvic{[ O>u pu>uS x]nmu]kuh. A pu>uSN zpxinuh Ey]gYnum]yiI>ukyuh ecy{uh. `u m]ztm}, |o kuTuhbil Ekvh mUM]>uh aEy]gYM]>um]yi A>uh O>u k]umu]vi}. |niey]>u mUu tmur
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k<iyutuve>yuvRu zpEtYk Ey]gYtkumu]yi>iukyuh ecy{uh. `e |o anuzgHinu y]et]>u vYtY]xvuh v>ut}. `]l `e |zpk]>h |vieTni[ |ri viTutin]l `]uh |o kuTuhbil pu>uSx]nh kurv]yi>iukyuh ecy{uh." |zpk]>h pr[ A gRvN O<iuEp]vukyuh \my]L p]Rvtiy xVtey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi viy Eme<uupiyEHinu]y xE]Svuh vix[myvuh EtvE>i]e Ep>iu]y visV]x bHum]n uh xIm]tIt]yi>uuevtu prEyti}E}]. A m]zik Ezsen aEHh xl]>vcnLek]uh pviD x]n Lek]uh muh xE]Siic{yc{u. gRvN prtuEp]e aDikh t]mxiy]et \my]L p]Rvtiy gRBh D>iukyuh aTuy]il A divxh te A x[ztI zpxvic{[ O>u pu>uSzpj \]vukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>h Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpiy[[ \my]L p]Rvtiy yiu]y ~kpuztn]f[ "b]>]mN pi xztii" `u zpxin]yiIRt[. b]>]mNpi jnic{t[ 960-]m][ kuE>UR n]E]u kuTuhbiley]f[. puztnu]y \Ten Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi ti>umnriyiutinu ti>uvn pu>E[ `<utiyyc{u. au n]Tuv]fi>ut[ 973-]m]u n]Tu nIiy x]]l >]mvRm mH]>]j]vu ti>umnu ek]]yi >uuevt[ pryfemi}E}]. A ti>umniE[ |o viy Eme<uupiyueT Ep>il viy k]>ufYvuh xE]Svuh visV]xvumu]yi>uu. ti>umniEu >]jYB>fviSyil zpD]nxH]yik]yi>uiutu Eksv(d]x[)pi div]Njiyuh |o viy Eme<uupiyum]f[. viy Eme<uupiy[[ puztnu]yi `u EkE]L ti>umniEu]y xE]Sh `ztm]ztemu pry]N zpy]xh. |o kuiey k]futinu ti>umniEu ve> DZtiy]yi>iuuevu viv>inu Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpiy[u ti>uvnpu>uni[ O>u
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xVk]>Yu kiuky]l aEHh B]>YyueT zpxv>]dikL k<iyuTen puzten B]>Y]xEmth vil kyi ti>uvn pu>uek]uec xmyh AzsitvXnuh k>uf]niDiyum]y A ti>uEmni A kuiey tZeeyil v]i ti>umTiyil evc{uek][, "n]muh nueT viy Eme<uupiyuh >]mn]m] ]fE}]. azpk]>hte viy Eme<uupiyueT puztnu nueT an>ve Ep>um]yi>ie" `[ a>uiec{y[ti[ A kui[ "b]>]mN" `u k[pic{u Ep>u viic{u. a[ |ymur]nh vHic{i>ut[ b]>]mvRm mH]>]j]v]yi >uuvE}]. |o xhgti vic]>ic{]l A b]>]mNpiEy]h B]gYmu]yi[ A vhsil m]>umu]yiie}ute pry]h. kuEsK>e>um]ueT ti>umTiyilyriyi>iutinuh aviTuu te k[pic{u Ep>u viiutinuh m]Ruh xhgtiy]yi i}E}]. 986-]m][ b]>]mvRm mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ n]TunIiy EsSh Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi zp]y]DikYh nimih ti>uvnpu>h vi[ kuE>UR xVgZHile vu t]mxic{u. `iuh viy Eme<uudEY]gilni[ aEHh m]rukEy] aEHe Ae>iuh m]ukEy] ecy[ti}. AjIvn]h aEHh A \dEY]giley]fi>ut[. b]>]mvRm mH]>]j]vie k]]n>h >]jYh B>ic{i>u zsI[mImH]>]i, zsIp]RvtImH]>]i `ivRuh Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpiyueT Ep>il ve> k>ufyu]yi>uu. atin]l A mH]>]im]R viy Eme<uupiyueT Ej]ike}]h aEHh te zptiniDiy]yi niymic{ "c]yil s>n]>]yfpi" ` Aee]u En]iyuh sh mu<uvnuh mury[u |EHinute vIil ayc{uek]Tuu tinu cheki nTiukyum]f[ ecy[ti>ut[. Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpi 996-]m][ cim]xil 96-]me vyil ys>I>n]yi Bvic{u. aEHe |E]<uh A kuTuhb ]R avieTevc{[ Ac>ic{uv>uumu[.
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3. b]>]mNpi |EHh O>u viy xhx[kZtpitnuh kviyuh EjY]XYnuh mzv]diyuh eevdYnum]yi>uu. |EHinu >]yxh, x]zti mut]y xR>udEY]gmu]yi>uu. |EHeuric{[ arivuh O]RmyumuvR |E]<uh p>umutin]l |o mH]en i aDikh vix[t>iui}. b]>]mNpi c>mgtiey zp]pic{tu 90-]me vyil 1050-]m]i]f[. |E]L n]E]u kuTuhbiu s> n]>]yfpi avRkL Em[pr mH]e x]np>> yiuLe A]efukUTi pruek][ |o \pnY]xe |vieT xm]pic{uek]uu.

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k]yhkuh ek]c{uieyuric{u Ekii}]v>]yi ti>uvit]hkUrie}, Ek>ile aDikhEp>u]yi>iu emu Et]ui}. `]l ek]c{ui O>u viy knuh azkmiyum]ef]f[ miv>ueTyuh Eb]Dh. v]x[tvil ay]L O>u xtYv]nuh m>Y]d]>nuhkUTiy]yi>uu. p>x[p> vi>u]y |o gufL `}]h kUTi O>]iu]yi>iuet eny]efu ciR vic]>iEc{]h. at[ ~tu zpk]>emu pi]e v>u xhgtikLek]u Eb]DYeTuemu m]ztEm |E]L pryuuU. ek]c{ui jnic{t[ 993-]m]u kRiTm]xil am]v]xi yil aR>]ztixmyh ti>uvit]hkUril k]Riki ]UilEc{R kI>i]u zpvZiyil ek]uku>y[u xmIpmu]yi>u xVgZHi]f[. ek]c{uiyueT pit]vuh viy azkmiyuh knum]yi>uu. ay]ueT zpD]n \pjIvnm]Rgh Em]Sfhtey]yi>uu. au Em]ic{u kiutuek][ aEH]vZi k<ic{uvuev}et ay]Lu x]dYem]umu]yi>ui}. O>u >]ztiyil Ouh Em]i]N t>eie}il piEdivxh ay]uh ay]ueT kuTuhbi uv>uh pifite. ay]ueT iti aztm]zth Em]sm]yi>uu. atin]l te puztn]y ek]c{uiey y]k]h vidY]BY]xh ecy{iutinuh muh ay]Lu k<ii}. ek]c{ui ~kEdsh pu vyuve> ve> ke[ O>u viDh xVgZHile t]mxic{u. atie EsSh avN vis[ xHi]N p]Ti}]ety]yi[ vIilniu pure[ aTu zpEds m]y ~vUR ` u ecuEcRu. avN avieT Ezt inu xmIpu]yi>u O>u p>Edszb]fe milec{[ A zb]fe aTul t]en]>u muHdIy b]n]efuh d]>izdYduKh nimih |riuret]efuh muh pru EkLiyuh tniu visu duHm]yiIRi>iutin]l
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v}tuh t>fem[ aEpiukyuh ecy[tu. dy]uv]y A zb]fN ek]c{uiyueT dInvcne Ekuh p]>vsYh kuh mniyuky]l v]Rkiyil kuer vuh \uh |[ avnu vyru niryutuve> ek]Tuu. A v]Rki nueT ek]c{ui[ aE]L pW]mZte]L m]Du>Ymut]yi E]ieyu pryfemi}E}]. kikuTi k<itie EsSh A zb]fN ek]c{ui Ey]T[, "AH]>iu vk kiiy]l nin[ |vieTeyuh t]mxi]Em]?" `u Ec]dic{u. ek]c{ui xE]SE]TukUTi aqeny]k]emu xtic{u. \en A zb]fN avieT Eztie ki<E nTyil 'viyvIilITik' `u zpxi m]yiu]yi>u pITikyil ek]uec[ '|ven]>u p]ve Eme]c{n]f[. |vn[ AH]>inu v}tuh ek]Tu]l |vieT t]mxic{uek]uh' `u pr[ aven ~lic{u. pITik]R aen xtic{[ aven avieT t]mxiiukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{ui[ AdYh avieT niyic{ Ev xm]neTuu ek]Tuuky]yi>uu. at[ avN ve> j]zgtEy]Tuh s>iy]yuh ecy{uky]l mut]iu ve> xE]Sh Et]ukyuh ek]c{ui[ Bfh, vx[ztD]>fh mut]yvy[u y]et]>u buimuuh kUT]et s>iy]yi ek]Tuu v>ikyuh ecy[tu. Ou>uek]}h aen k<itie EsSh a>i cih ekuk mut]y ci Ej]ikLkUTi ek]c{uiey cumteTui. k]zkEmf x]m]nL auh tUiyuh ek]Tuuk, v]uk mut]yi pITikyiu xk Ej]ikLuh cumt]>N ek]c{uiy]yiIRu. ek]c{uiu xkzpvZikLuh zpEtYkem]>u v]xnyuh xVtyuh atiy]y j]zgtyumu]yi >utin]l mut]i[ avniu xE]Svuh visV]xvuh avi}]et vRiukyuh ecy[tu. aenyi>iuE]L O>il mut]i kc{vTx]m]nL v]ie]uv>]n]yi Au<u Ep]yi. ek]c{uieyyuh
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ek]uEp]yi>uu. avieTec{u x]m]ne}]h vWiyi]i |E]u pureu. mEYm]Rgh atiks]yi O>u Ek]uh pisruh tuTi. O]h viy mEp]e \yR[ |kimriutuTi. vWiyil evh aTic{uEkriuTi. vWi muuemu tIRc{y]i vWi]>N "aEy{]! w]N vic]>ic{]l nivZiyi}. k<uE]l kuIu vWi Ene> nilui}. |t] O]]iyi]yi>iuu. eedvh te >ie" `uh muh pru niviikUiuTi. "x]m]nL Ep]kutuEp]ke. nueT jIvnuh Ep]kumE}]" `u pru mut]iyuh niviic{utuTi. aE]L ek]c{ui "niL vYxni]etyuh kslkU]etyumi>i]emil vWi w]N k>y[Tui]h. cu]yi>ifh, nmuu pTc{vnu[" `u pru. eeD>YxEmth vWiyueT am>u ecu k<uE]eTu[ \oiuTi. y]et]>]puh apkTvuh kUT]et avN vWi kTviTu iukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{ui |tinumuu k<uE]l kui p>icymu]yi>ui}. avnu xk EvkLuh zpkZtY]te O>u vstyu]yi>uu. |o xhgti nTtie EsSh x]m]nL ek]uv>utin[ Au<y[uh ek]c{iuh Ep]ku E]L mut]iyueT vWi]>n]yi>utuh ek]c{uitey]yi >uu. |en kurc{u k<iE]L ek]c{uiu nitYvZiu m]zth ek]Tu]l Ep]e>u Et]uky]l mut]i ecvuk<ic{u zptim]xh O>u ecriy xhKY avnu sm]yiuh ek]Tuu tuTi. sh v]iy]l avN vIil ek]uEp]yi ave m]t]pit]M]>ueT ky{il ek]Tuuky}]et xVk]>Ym]yi x]dic{i>ui}. |enyi>u k][ O>u tL k]ymkuu vu t]mxic{u ci muHdIye> AyuD]BY]xvuh k]yik]BY]xvuh muh p>isIiiut]yi ek]c{ui Eku. `]l tniuh ciet]e pifemu niyic{[ ek]c{ui O>u divxh eevkuE>h pITikyie Ej]ike}]h k<itie EsSh k]yhkuu ecu te ku tekUTi v}tuem]e
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piic{]l ek]]emu pru. atu Eku tL, 'nie Ouh pii]N p]Ti}. Ouh pii]iute nie pit]vu viy azkmiy]yi>iuu. k]itiek][ nI aven]L azkmiy]yiI>]n]f[ `uh. nie aBY]xLkUTi sIiic{]l nI E]kh muTiuh. atinu k]>fBUtn]k]N `niu mni}. `e siSYNm]R pE>]pzdvik]yiI>ut[ `niuh xTm]f[. atin]yi} w]N `e siSYe> aBYxiiut[. sztuilniu]ku ApukL tLu p]et tTuuek]utin]yiu m]ztm]f[ piiut[. atin]l nie w]N aBYxiiukyi}' `u pru. atu Ek[ ~vuh kuitE]TukUTi ek]c{ui mTi vu. `iuh avN |]BhgE]TukUTi A \dYmh Eveuvc{i}. t]]ztik]i] yi>uu tL te siSYe> aBYxiic{i>ut[. atu ek]c{uiu n} t>m]yIRu. avN pITikyie Ej]ike}]h k<i[ a]<vuh k<ic{[ ptiv]yi A>umriy]et k]yhkuu ecu tueT k>iu xmIph O>ui>u[ aBY]xe}]h ku piyuh En>h evuutinumu[ pITikyieukyuh ecy[tuhek]i>uu. atibuis]iy]y avN aen mi vidYkuh A>uh pii]et kute vsm]i. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh ek]c{ui Oic{i>u[ aBY]xL ku piut[ O>]L keukyuh viv>h \p]yil te D>iiukyuh ecy[tu. \TN tL siSYNm]>il cie> viu ek]c{u iey viiic{u k>iyil v>ui. tueT siSYNm]R vu viic{i[ Ouh mTi]et ek]c{ui k>iyil ecu. tL avEn]T[ 'nI `e}]h pic{u?' `u Ec]dic{u. '|vieT pic{et}]h w]nuh pic{u' `u ek]c{ui mrupTi pru. atuEku tL aven Ou p>Iic{u. aE]L tueT xVh siSYe>]L aBY]xviSyil ek]c{ui Ey]gYn]yiIRi>iut]yi u. ve> xE]Sm]f[ Et]iyt[. |ztyuh buim]n] yi>iu |ven s>iy]yi aBYxiiukte Evfh `u niyic{[ tL, ptiv]yi k>iyil v[ aBYxic{uek]u
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tinu ek]c{ui[ anuv]dh ek]Tuu. piEdivxhmutl ptiv]yi ek]c{ui >]ztiEt]ruh k>iyil H]j>]yi aBYxic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. avN tueT aTulni[ a]u nTu]yi>u ev[, tT mut]y AyuD]BY]xuh O]h, c]h, mric{l, ti>ic{l mut]y k]yik]BY]xuem}]h sIm]i. Ak]eT kurc{u divxe aBY]xhek]u ek]c{ui Oe>]]>h aBY]xiy]yiIRu `u pr]l mtiyE}]. ek]c{uiyueT anit>x]D]>fm]y buix]mRYhek][ tLu ve> xE]Sh Et]i. A tL[ |o vk aBY]xL m]ztm} sImu]yi>ut[. ay]L kFek[, ALm]r]h mut]y j]vidYkuh zgHic{iu]yi>uu. pE, aet]uh aDikh zpEy]giukyuh siSYe> piiukyuh ptivi}]yi>uu. ek]c{uiyueT Ep>il atYDikm]yi xE]Svuh v]XYvuh Et]uky]l tL A vk vidYkuh ek]c{uiu gUm]yi \pEdsic{uek]Tuu. |vey}]h zgHic{tieEsSh ek]c{ui y]si gu>udifyuh ek]Tuu. pITikyie kfe<uuk]>uETyuh muh xH]yvuh xHv]xvuh mut]iyueT AnukUYvuh nimih ek]c{ui O>u viDh tmi<uh my]vuh `<ut]nuh v]yi]nuh sIm]ukyuh ecy[tu. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh eevkuE>h xYy[u mu]yi ~vUR Eztie s]i]>N mUu tu]h sR>y[[ atY]vsYm]ky]l pfvuh p]ztvuh ek]Tu[ O>]e pITiyil ayc{u. pITiyiu]yi>u sR> mu<uvnuh avx]nic{i>uu. `iuh mut]iyueT vIil sR> D]>]h EsK>ic{iu]yi>uu. vIT[ pITikyueT xmIpu te Ayi>uu. atin]l vIilec{u tuer sR> `Tuuek]u v>uv]n]yi mut]i ek]c{uiey vIiE[ ayc{u. ek]c{ui vIil ec xmyh avieTyuve>}]h pTiu> aTc{u x]yiu kui]N Ep]yi>iuky]yi>uu. vIinu cuuh viy mtileumu]yi>uu. ek]c{ui >umUu viic{iuh A>uh
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mi]y[ky]l avN p]ztvuhek]u purkumriu mtil einku kTukyuh vIie |ryu c]ryil nirc{ii>utilni[ AvsYe sR> p]zti]i tyilevc{uek]u muu mriu mtileinu purirkyuh pITikyil ecu mUutu]h sR> tUie]Tuukyuh EsSmu]yi>utu pITikyie c]ryi]i aTc{u vy[ukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh AE>] pr[ ek]c{ui k]fic{ |o vidYyuh avN k]yhkuu Ep]yi aBY]xL pic{uevu viv>vuh mut]i ariu. atuve> ek]c{ui >]zti k]il k]yhkuuEp]yi aBYxic{ xhgti mut]i arii>ui}. |o xhgtike}]h mni]iytieEsSh mut]i ek]c{uiey aTul viic{u vIilniu sR> `Tuuek]u vt[ ~tuzpk]>m]yi>uu `uh tueT aTul Ep]yi aBY]xL piukyu]Ey] `uh muh Ec]dic{u. ek]c{ui Ouh mrc{uvy[]et `}]h xtYm]yi, \]ytuEp]e xtic{u pru. \Ten mut]i, nI `ni[ ve> xH]yL ecy[tiu[. aet]uh w]N O>uk]uh mru kyi}. nie Ep>il `niu ve> xE]Svuh visV]xvumu[. `iuh nI |vieT t]mxifemu Et]ui}. w]N |en pryutu ek][ ninu mnx[t]pvuh `e Ep>il viE>]Dvumu]k>ut[. `uh nI `e buv]yie |>ifh. w]N AvsYeTu xH]yL `uh `niu nI ecy[tu t>ikyuh Evfh. `]l k<iyu xH]yL w]N ninuh ecy[tu t>ikyuh Evfh. `]l k<iyu xH]yL w]N ninuh `uh ecy[tut>ut]f[ `u pr[ auve> kfu tIR[ avnu ek]Tu]nu]yi>u svuh Ayi>hpfh x]nm]yiuh ek]Tu[ ave vIiEyc{u. aen ek]c{ui viyvIil pITikyil niu pi>iuEp]kyuh ecy[tu. au ek]c{ui[ |>up>uvyu zp]ym]yi>uu. atin]l avN pITikyil Ej]iy]yi t]mxic{u tuTiyi[ ~kEdsh pu ek]}E]m]yi>uuevu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}].
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ek]c{ui xVgZHil t]mxm]iytieEsSh aDikh t]mxiy]et kY]fh k<ic{[ B]>Yey te vIil ek]uvu. AyiTy[u te ave m]t]pit]Nm]R k]gtiey zp]pic{u Ep]yi. B]>Yy[u ve> ecrum]yi>iek]u ek]c{ui te B]>YyueT m]t]vienUTi xVgZHil ek]u vu p]Ric{u. ek]c{uiu pitZx]dYm]yiE] xVx]dYm]yiE] y]et]>u mutumi}]tin]l pieyuh k]Epinu ve> ew>uh tey]yi>uu. atin]vN te xtIRY>]y ci muHdIye>UeT kUupiTic{uek][ ci azkmzpvZikL tuTi. anY>]jYil ecu xH]yviu vY]jc>ukL v]i |vieT (k]yhkuu) ek]uvu viu ]BemTuuky]f[ ek]c{uiyueT azkmzpvZikil AdYh zpD]nm]yiut[. piIT[ ci>ueT BvnL EBdic{[ akukTu xRvvuh ek]yiTuk, v<iEp]>ueT eekvsmuet}]h piTic{upriuk mut]yvyuh tuTi. `]l p]veve>yuh m>Y]d]e>yuh DRiM]e>yuh muh ek]c{ui O>iuh \pzdvi]ri}]yi >uu. viy Dnv]M]>uh pc{evh Ep]uh ARuh ek]Tu]v>um]y duM]>ueT Bvnil m]ztEm avN kyri ek]yiT]ruU. ek]c{ui[ O>il `eiuh ek]Tu]l pie ave> avN O>iuh \pzdvi]ri}. avn[ \pjIvn inu nivYiyi}]t]kuE]L viy Dnv]Nm]>]yiuv>ueT aTul ecu tniu |zt >UpEvfh, ae}il |zt pr en}uEvfemu pryuh. \Ten ek]Tuyc{]l pie y]et]>u \pzdvvumi}. O>u xmyh mTie]Tuutinuh avnu viE>]Dmi}. v]iy xhKYyuh pisyuh kurc{ukUeT Evfemil atuh avN ek]TuEuh. Ec]dic{iu ek]Tuie}il A ek]Tu]v>ueT xRvxVvuh n]u divxinkh ek]c{ui ek]yTic{uek]uEp]kuemutu niym]yi>uu. ek]c{ui |en ek]ecy[etTuu mutuke}]h avnuh kUuk]>uhkUTi anuBviuk m]ztm} ecy[tiut[. ave vItIu kiutuek][ avN D]>]m]yi DRvuh
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ecy[ti>uu. ek]c{ui |ovk mutukL x]di]ri}. aETh xuKm]yi k<iukUTfemu m]ztEm avnu vic]mu]yi>uuU. xVEdsik]y p]veve> avN D]>]m]yi xH]yic{uek]i>uu. ek]c{uiyueT kUuk]e>}]h AdYh Ekvh niRDnNm]>]yi>uu. ave xHk>fh nimih ave>}]h zkEmf viy DnikM]>]yiIRu. ek]c{uiu m]zth aDikh x]dYem]umu]yi>ui}. ave AzsitM]>uh xVEdsikum]yi>u aEnkh p]vev>uh ek]c{uiyueT xH]yh nimih xM]>]yitIRiu[. | j]ti]e> ae}il | mt]e> m]ztEm xH]yiyuU `u niRbh ek]c{uiu]yi>ui}. zb]fn]y]uh sUzdn] y]uh xVj]tiy]y]uh zkx[tY]niy]y]uh, aven Azsyic{]l t]l k<iyu xH]yh avN ecy[tuek]Tui>uu. Ak]eT En]iy]l ek]c{uimUh a]u xM]>]yitIRiu d>izdRuh niRDnM]>]yiIRiu DnikRuh xhKYyi}. x[ztIviSym]yiu duRnTuh ek]c{uiu x]m]nY iDikmu]yi>uu. ek]c{ui nimih p j]tiyiu kuTkLuh ve> x]dYmu]yiu[. O>u sUzdx[ztIey avN ~kEdsh B]>Yy]yite vc{i>uu. at[ `enEy] ave B]>YyueT t ariu vsm]vukyuh B]>YEy]Tu pryukyuh vIil ve> skuh v<uem]e \]iiRukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh ek]c{ui[ A sUzdx[ztIey \Epiutinu mnuvi}. O>u divxh A vY (B]>YyueT t) ek]c{uiEy]Tu En>iute A sUzdx[ztIyum]yu xhxRh mtiy]femu pru. atu ek]c{ui[ Ouh >xm]yi}. atienuric{[ avR til ve> v]gV]dmu]yi. v<umuruki vE]L ek]c{uiu EdSYh v>ikyuh avN O>u kuruvTiek][ vYyueT ty[[ O>Ti ek]Tuukyuh vY epeu mriu vIfu m>ic{u. |o k Ae>yumriyi]et ek]c{ui au>]ztiyilte A vYyueT mYts>I>h O>u p]yil ep]tiueki viy k}uevc{u k]yuh k]yil
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t]<[iu. `iuh Ou>u divxh k<iE]L `enEy] xhgti pure]e kuErE xhx]>m]yi. aen au pr[ |u pr[ vRm]nh k]Rikpi tHxIld]>ueT ecviyiuemi. \Ten tHsIld]R (a]u mjix[zTeu pry]ri}) ek]c{uiey piTiEc{liutinu Ep]Ixuk]Ru \>vuek]Tuu. `iuh aven piTiutin[ azteyuil ARuh k<ii}. ek]c{ui viy aBY]xiy]yi>utin]l O>u pupzuEp> vic]>ic{]uh muh aven piTi]N k<iyukyi}. xd] ave ky{il k]>iyueT AkYtiyil O>]yuDmu]yi>iuh. ave kUeT viy aBY]xikuh azkmikum]y p kUuk]>uh `E]<umu]yi>iuh. aven piTi]N ARuh eeD>Ymu ]yi}. |o xhgti nTtie EsSh Ep]Ixuk]>ueT aEnVSfh tuTiyE]L mutl ek]c{ui Oic{uh ve> k>utE]TukUTiyum]f[ nTi>ut[. atin]l aven Ene> k]futinute azt `um}]yi>uu. O>uxmyh k]l eyuh zp]fByh nimih aven A>uh piTiyumi}E}]. ek]c{ui Oic{unTuky]yi>uu `iuh xVEdsh vi[ `uh Ep]yi}. k]Riki, k>un]gi, m]Evi> |o mUu t]Uuki]yi[ avN k<ic{ukUi. piTic{upri, Em]Sfh mut]yv a]uh avN y]pURvh nTie]ute |>uu. ek]c{uiyueT azkmL divxhzpti vRiukyuh k]yuh ek]c{ui `u zpxii >]jYem]uu p>ukyuh, aE]E<uh aven ~tuviDvuh piTifemu niS[kRS gvFEmiu kUTi v>ikyuh ecy[tu. OTuh 1025-]m][ div]Nji k]RikiHxIld]>ueT EpRu En>i[ O>u>vyc{u. atil O>u v]>inkh ek]c{uiey piTiic{u ]f] 2 vi]]ph tHsIld]e> \EdYgilniuh i>m]yi m]ut]eu tIRc{y]yi zpx[t]vic{i>uu. |o \>vu
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kE]L tHsIld]R[ ve> vic]>vuh vYxnvumu]i eyutu prEyti}E}]. buim]n]y tHsIld]R ek]c{ui yueT gUxW]>h ~et}]h diuki]efuh muh >HxYm]yi nTiy aEnVSfil avnu Emlr sUzdx[ztIyum]yi aTumueuh mi divxvuh >]zti k]il avN avueT vIil v>uemuh Ever O>u sUzdnuh avum]yi xhxR mueuh ay]L[ A>il ek]c{uiEy]Tu >xmie}uh mni]yi. tHxIld]R A sUzdN muK]>h A>umriy]et A x[ztIey v>ui. avE]T[ "nie `e B]>Yy]yi xVIk>if emu w]N vic]>iuu. nI atu xtiuph aDikh t]mxiy]et xhbh nTfem]f[ w]N vic]>iut[. pE aeny]y]l ek]c{uiyum]yu aTuh Eveu evEt]yi v>uh. atuh muNkUi prE]h" `u pru. |tuEk[ A puhi O>u O>u Emnum]yu aTuE]L n}t[ O>u tHxIld]>ueT B]>Yy]yi>iu t]fE}] `u vic]>ic{u. "aviTue |hEp]eey]e ecy{ut[ `niu xtm]f[. atinuEvi w]ene}]h Evfemiuh ecy{]h" `u pru. "`]l |u >]ztiyil avN v>uE]L nI |o m>uiu kuEr p]l k]c{i avnu ek]Tufh" `u pru tHsIld]R O>u m>uu avueT eeky{il ek]Tuu. aTu divxh te xhbh nTiy]emuh atiEu Evu et]e vhkUutinu tl]h |ti>ie `u pru tHsIld]R atu >Upyuh ek]Tuu. avL aet}]h v]i xE]SE]TukUTi viiEu v v<ite A>umriy]et Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. ~kEdsh p]ti>]y]yE]L ek]c{ui ~k]kiy]yi A suzdx[ztIyueT viiei. avN ky{uh Etc{uk<uki syn gYHil zpEvsic{yuTen avL tHsIld]R pri>utu Ep]e m>uiu k]c{ip]l ek]u ecu ek]Tuu. ek]c{uiu muEte avL p]l k]c{iek]Tuuk ptivu]yi>utin]l avN y]et]>u xhsyvuh kUT]et p]eTuu kuTiukyuh
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m]ztEn>h k<iE]L Eb]D>Hitn]yi vi<ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh tHxIld]R muNkUi chekiyi>utuep]e ci xH]yikE]TukUTi Ep]Ixuk]R avieT `ukyuh ek]c{ui ey bic{u k]Riki ]f]viE[ `Tuuek]uEp]vu kyuh ecy[tu. A xmyh ek]c{uiu tIe> Eb]Dmi}]yi>uu. avN svhEp]e kiTuky]yi>uu. Ep]Ixuk]R ek]c{uiey ]f]vi]i eeky[uh k]inuh viuevy[ukyuh aE]Lte viv>h tHsIld]>ueT aTul ariyiukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{uiey B]>YyueT tey ap]yeTuiyt[ 1015]m][ Ayi>uu. a]h mutl pu ek]}h avN Oic{unTuky]yi>uu. atiniTy[[ aven piTiutin[ A>u vic]>ic{iuh k<ii}. OTuh 25-]m][ aven piTic{tu Em[przpk]>h ctic{]f[. ek]c{ui xVEb]DE]TukUTiyi>i uky]efil auh aven A>uh piTiukyi}]yi>uu. kuTke visVxic{]u]ku Pmieny]ef[ `}]>uh arii>iEt]f[. tHsIld]R A >]ztiyilte ek]c{uiey piTic{u k]Riki ]f]vi]iyi>uu `u viv>in[ aTiyi>il HjUR[ `<itiyyc{u. aven \Ten ]f] ]r]vuv<i Evu k>utE]Tuh bvE]TuhkUTi ti>uvn pu>Eyy[]N aTiyi>ile \>vu v>ikyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{ui[ aven piTic{u ]f]vi]iytie piE divxh En>h evuE]E<uh Eb]Dh vIfu. aE]<]f[ t]N bnikei>iuky]ef[ avnrit[. |t[ A kuTyueT visV]xvWny]l piyt]ef[ avN aE]L te mnuek]]E]cic{u niyiukyuh ecy[tu. au >]ztiy]kutuve> avN ]f]vile kiTu. ~kEdsh pu n]<ik >]ztiy]yE]L viukuh ep]ic{u ek]c{ui
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]f]vil niu eviyil c]Ti O]Tiu. ave eeky{il xd] \]yi>i]ru AyuDh A sUzdx[ztIyueT vIiueil `Tu]emu vic]>ic{[ avN Ene> aE]ute nTu. avieT ecE]L avuh avueT |n]y sUzdyuv]vuh kUTi a]<h k<iu eexVv>x}]pvuh ecy[tuek]i>iuky]yi>uu. pu>yueT v]til c]>iyi>ueiuh x]yiiu]yi>ui}. aku viumu]yi>uu. ek]c{ui Ouh xhsyi]et v]til tir[ akEu kTu. A xmyh ek]c{ui avieTec{}uem[ avL Esh Ep]uh vic]>ic{i>ui}. O>uuh ti>ic{u v>]niTy]k]et aven tUie]}ukEy] n]TukTukEy] ecy{uem]yi>uu av>ueT visV]xh. aen |>ie epeu ek]c{uiey kE]L av>ueT mniu]y vik]>L ~et}]h zpk]>m]yi>iuemu v]yn]R av>ueT mEn]DRmhEp]e \oHic{uek]uky}]et prriyiu k]>Yh zpy]xhte. ek]c{uiey k m]ztyil >uEp>uh epeefI[ O>u xhzBmE]Tuh viryE]TuhkUTi mryueT O>>ikiEu m]riniu. ek]c{ui muriku kTi[ AdYh ktu kiie t]e< kiTi>ut]y xVh AyuDh epeu ky{ieTuu, ek]c{ui AyuDemTu[ Ou vIsukyuh A puiyueTyuh avueT |n]y sUzdENyyuh t t]e< vI<ukyuh O>umic{uk<iu. ek]c{ui aE]L puriri E]vukyuh ecy[tu. avN Ep]y v<iute O>u kuil |ri kuiyuh k<ic{u xVgYHiei. aE]L ave B]>Y BR]vien Ep]Ixuk]R piTic{uek]uEp]yi ]f]vi]ieyu Eku viS]dic{[ au jp]nh Ep]uh k<i]et kiTuky]yi>uu. ek]c{ui puruecu v]tiil mui ptue viic{u. viic{et}]h avL Eku `iuh at[ |]>]efu niyh v>]y[ky]l avL v]til turi}. pie ek]c{ui xV[ph \re viiukyuh "xhsyiE w]N tey]f[. v]til tur[" `u x[pm]yi pryukyuh ecy{uky]l avL[ AL
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|]>]efu mni]vukyuh viuek]uie]uvu v]til turukyuh ecy[tu. pie avL Evgh a>i evc{u. >uEp>uh a]<muu. ek]c{uiu piy abh avnuh B]>Yy[u]y viS]dvuh muh avuh p>x[p>h pru. puhim]>ueT duteyuric{uh te B]>YyueT mEn] gufeyuh x[EnHEyuh kuric{uh ek]c{ui[ au kuh Ekuh anuBvic{uh n}Ep]e ariy]niTy]yi. aumutl avN anYx[ztIxhxRemu duS[zpvYi Eveu vy[ukyuh ecy[tu. pie `uh ek]c{ui ~kpt[nIzvtE]TukUTie y]f[ |>uiut[. ek]c{ui tTvuc]TiE]ytie piEdivxh k]Riki t]Uil mu<uvnuh aTu zpEdsiuh O>u viy BUkh tey]yi>uu. En>h evuE]L ek]c{uiey k]f]y[ky]l ]f]mutlE>uh sip]yim]>uem}]h aik a]enE]e viSM]>]yi tIRu. \Ten viv>h tHsIld]e> ariyic{u. tHsIld]R Ek]phek]uh vYxnhek]uh p>vsn]yiIRu. aE]E<uh kI>i][ O>u x[ztIeyyuh O>u pu>uSenyuh evi e]i>iuu `u vRm]nvuh tHsIld]R Eku. aEHh Ak]eT p>izBmic{uvs]yi. `]fu Evt[, `E]]f[ Ep]Ekt[ `ienyu vic]>hek]u xhzB] cin]y tHsIld]R ek]c{uiey aEnVSic{u piTiutin]yi Ep]Ixuk]e> vIuh niEy]gic{u. Ep]Ixuk]R ve> Auke xH]yinukUie]u n]uv<iuh O]vuh aEnVSfvuh tuTi. tHsIld]>uh gumx[tnuh ci Esvuk]>uh Ouve> Aukum]yi kI>i]Euh Ep]yi. u ecu svL ku y]d]x[tuem<utukyuh av mrvuecy{utinuEv ~R]TukL ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. m>ic{t[ ek]c{uiey piTi]N xH]yic{v>]ef[ ariE]Le ave> ek]tu ek]c{uitey]efuh tHsIld]R tiRc{eTui. ci>ueT aBizp]yh ek]c{uiy} |o kYtYh nTiyetuh ave kUuk]>]yi>ifemum]yi>uu. azpk]>hte ek]c{ui
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tTvuc]Tiyt[ ave x]mRYhek]um]ztm]yi>iyie}uh avN ]f]]e> xV]DIneTui av>ueT ariEv]TukUTiy]yi >ifemuh ciR aBizp]yeu. |en O]E>]>uR O]E>]u prutuTi `}]et Oinuh mtiy]y Yem]umi}. xkdiiuh xk jnueT |Tyiuh ek]c{uieyuh tTvuc]Tieyuh |>e]p]tkemuh mumu xhx]>mi}]et EkL]ni}. aen >umUu divxh k<iE]L `}]em]u smic{utuTi. Ep]Ixuk]>uh muh k<iyu aEnVSfem}]h nTIuh ek]c{uiyueT ep]TiEp]uh k]Fm]N k<ii}. atiniTy[[ avN n]Tuviu ep]y[u `uh O>u xhx]>h ciR prutuTi. pE, ek]c{uiyuh kUuk]>uhkUTi divxh zpti O]E>] azkmuh ek]kuh vIuh nTie]i>u tin]l avN `uh Ep]yiie}utey]yi>uu miv>u eTyuh visV]xh. v]x[tvh aentey]yi>uu. ek]c{uiyueT azkmuh ek]kuh vIuh n]Lun]L vRic{u v>iky]l aven piTiEc{liutin[ Em]vilni[ \>vukL divxhzpti vuek]i>uu. Ep]Ixuk]>ueT aEnVSfvuh mury[u nTuek]uteyi>uu. `e}]m] yiuh aven piTikUT]N k<ii}. aveyuh kUuk]>ueTyuh \pzdvLek]u y]zt]Ru k>v<iuh vhv<iuh xW>i]N nivZiyi}]ety]yiIRu. ek]c{uiyuh kUuk]>uh `E]L `vieT \]yi>iuem[ ARuh niymi}. ci divxil ci O]Tivil kyri avR k]yil xW>iuky]yi>iuh. at[ `e}]emuh `E]e}]emuh ARuh niyi]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. `]l miE]<uh av>ueT \pzdvh >]ztik]i]yi>uu. ek]c{uiu kUuk]R p>umu]yi>uu. `]l av>il zpD]nM]R Ek]]rril mt[, kTuv]Ec{>i v]v, Ek]uru b]uku[, pE]u nUr]t[, viyku> kuu m>y[]R, v]>YvIuvTETu ek]c{upi `iv>]yi>uu |ve>}]h viy aBY]xikuh azkmikuh sM]>um]yi>uu.
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`]l Ek]]rril mt[ x]Dueyuh \pzdviuvnuh `uh ecy[v]N mTiyi}]vnum]yi>uu. x]DupIQnh ek]c{uiu viy viE>]Dm]yi>uu. atin]l mtien avR |T][ \Epic{uku. ek]c{ui pdivxil xVgYHil Ep]k]rueu mu[ priuE}]. atin]l A Oic{u nT k]iniTu mUupuztNm]>uh O>u puztiyuh jnic{u `utuh vY m]yi>iuu. |en ek]c{ui 1015-]m]uve>yuh atie EsSh 1033]m]uve>yuh Aek 18 vRSh piTikiEuh puiy]yi Oic{unTuh azkmzpvRikLek]ute \pjIvnh k<ic{uh k]Eph ecy[tuvu. 1033-]m]u mk>m]xil xR Ti.m]Dv>]y>vRkL ti>uvit]hkUR div]n]yi niymieu. aEt]TukUTi ek]c{uiu zgHi<yuh A>hBic{u. m]Dv>]yR div]Njiy]ytieEsSh >]jYEmin]yi aEnkh p>iS[k]> L ecy{femu niyic{ kUil zpD]nm]y O>u k]>Yh ek]c{ui mut]yv>ueT azkmvuh timih jnLu \pzdvvuh nirufemt]yi>uu. aEHh atinu Evu zsmuh chekukuh mury[u tuTi. cn]>iyilEc{R v]<iyil p]]Tiyil kuupfiR k]Rikiyil tHsIld]>]yi niymieTukyuh A tHsild]>ueT EpRu div]Nji ek]c{uiey piTic{yy[utinu zpEtYkh \>vyc{u chekukyuh ecy[tu kuupfiR tHsIld]R n} xmRnuh buim]nuh k]>YEsSiyumuvnum]yi>uu. `iuh aEHh pviD zsmL ecy[tiuh ek]c{uiey piTikiiyi}. OTuh aEHh ave kUuk]>il cie> xV]DIneTu]et |o k]>Yh O>iuh x]Diyie}u tIRc{eTui. pie atin]yi ci aEnVSfuh zsmuh tuTi. A aEnVSfil Ek]]rril mt[ `ven ek]c{ui \Epic{ukyuky]l avn[ ek]c{uiEy]Tu n} >xmi}]et |>iuky]ef[ arivu kii; \Ten mtin[ O>]e ayc{[
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aven \p]yil tHxIld]R te aTul v>uukyuh aven x]n]dikL ek]u xV]DIneTuukyuh avN muK]>h ek]c{uiyueT mu kU]k]e>UTi vsIk>iukyuh ek]c{uiey akeTu]nu kose}]h pru niyiukyuh ecy[tu. O>u divxh eevkuE>h ek]c{uiyueT |nuh zpD]nkUuk]>il O>]um]y v]>Yu vTETu ek]c{upi `y]L ay]ueT B]>Y]gYHm]y aiyl vIil ek]c{uiey viic{uek]uEp]yi ci H>iyu pd]Ruh mu ek]Tu[ aven Eb]D>Hitn]iIRu. ek]c{ui tep]]N p]Ti}]et myi O>u kiil kiT]yi. A xmyh mt[, nUrt[, b]uku[, kuum>y[]R, v]v], ek]c{upi mut]yv>uh kUTi viy kyrukiu ek]c{uiey kiiE]TukUTi v>iueki. eku murukituTiyE]L ek]c{ui ku turu En]ukyuh, ek]c{upikuE! nIy]Ef] `e ctic{t[? ae muKu ci>vTiu m]ti>i ninueu w]N vic]>ic{i>ui}. `e ctic{vRuh `e anuBvh v>>ut]t}. `uecy{]h! `niu t ep]ui}. `u pryukyuh A kiTkiTil ave eeky{ii>u k]L ` AyuDhek]] cie> ey]e evukyuh kuukyuh viy murivukElpiukyuh ecy[tu. aE]e<uh eek ep]]N p]Ti}]viDh eku murukukyuh ek]c{upi mutlEpR AyuDh tieyTuu m]ukyuh ecy[tu. pie Ep]Ixuk]>uh av>ueT kUeTyu]yi>uv>uh muhkUTi ek]c{uiey kiE]TukUTieyTuu k]Rikiyil ]f]vilek]uEp]yi Ai. piEdivxh >]vie tHsIl d]>EHh ]f]vil ecu ek]c{uiu viu vy[piukyuh aEnkh ku]R, v]U>iiTic{ Ep]Ixuk]R mut]yi aEnk m]ukeUi aven ]f]]r]vuv<i ti>uvnpu>E[ ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{uiey ti>uvnpu>[ ek]u eci>iut]yi ariyuTen div]Nji aven kEc{>iyil
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v>ui]fukyuh pi>u ]f] 3vi]i zpEtYkh xUiu tin[ \>vuek]Tuukyuh ave Ep>iu]yi>u Ekuk e}]h mury[u vix[t>ic{u viDi k[piutinu Evu ~R]Tuke}]h ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{uiey piTic{u bni]utinu xH]yiu kyuh zsmiukyuh ecy[tv>il zpD]nNm]R ek]c{upi, ek]c{uku[, mt[, `iv>]yi>uu. av>il kI>i]u zpvYi yil kfu tk<iyil]>N ek]c{ukuupiu kZS[fpu>h p]RvtYvuh ek]c{upiy[u piyUR p]RvtYvuh mtin[ |Tv] mutlE>uEvyuh tHsIld]>EHh sup]Rs ecy[tu ek]Tuic{u. `iuh av>uh ek]c{uiyueT kUuk]>uh aven bi]N kUTiyv>um]y kTuv]Ec{>i v]v, Ek]uru b]uku[, cE]u nUrUt[, viyku> kuum>]R `iv>uh t]mxiy]et O]E>] Ekukikeu. 14 vRSh vIth kin tTvinu viDie[ pi>u]f]vil ek]c{uiyueT aTul te ecuEcRu. ave> kE]L xE]SE]TukUTi ek]c{ui "`] kUe>! w]N prtuEp]e pi, |E}" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L avRe}]h `zt m]zth p]]pmu]yi `u pry]N zpy]xh. ek]c{ui te Ep>iu EkukL vix[t>ic{utI>utinumu[ ]f]vil kiTute 1034-]m]u kim]il te 41-]me vyil c>mgtiey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{uiey piTikUTi ti>uvnpu>Eyc{t[ 33]m]u miunm]xi]yi>uu. avn[ Aek 91 divxh m]ztEm tTvil kiTu keETivuU. ek]c{uiu mUu puztM]>uh O>u puztiyum]fu]yi>u etu muu priuE}]. av>il zpmpuztN O>u siyikeu jyiiliTu te m>ic{u. >]me puztnuh O>u siyikeu jyii]eueviuh avN tTvu c]Ti
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ep]y[u. avniE]L \E] |}Ey], \eil te `vieTy]n[ `e]uh >Upmi}. mU]me puztN |E]L kc{vThecy[t[ O]c{iryuh, puzti `>uvyil BRZgZHiuh t]mxic{uv>uu. |ztyuem]ey]f[ k]yhkuh ek]c{uiyueT jIvitk]xhEph. |ni ek]c{uiyueT O]E>] azkm zpvZikuh autkRmuh pi]e viv>i]h. ek]c{ui ALm]r]h, kFek[ mut]y j]vidYkuh aBYxic{iue[ muu priuE}]. `]l avN avey]uh x]D]>f \pEy]gi]ri}. nivZiyi}]etv>u avx>iE av zpEy]gi]vU `]f[ ave gu>un]n]y tL avEn]Tu pri>ut[. `iuh ek]c{ui O>u vidY O>ie]u zpEy]gic{u En]i. ek]c{uiyueT xVEdsm]y kI>i][ ~vuh Dnv]n]y O>u n]y>u]yi>uu. kuTubk]>Ye}]h aEnVSic{u nTiyi>u t[ ay]L tey]yi>uueviuh ay]ueT i>t]mxh B]>Y]gZHi]yiuu. ay]L B]>Yy[u putut]yi O>u vITu pfiyic{uek]Tuu. at[ akEm ni>yuh purEm Biiyum]yi ve> \rE]Tuh bE]TuhkUTiy]f[ pfiyic{t[. A pu>pfi nTuek]i>uE]L ay]ueT O>u x[EnHitN pU>pfi k]f]y]yi[ avieT ecu. pfike}]h En]iyi[ A mnuSYN, pu>y[u BiiEy] ni>Ey] ~etiuh Ou Ep]E>? >uhkUTi |etin]f[? `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L n]yR "pe]e atumtiy]yi>uu. |tu ek]c{uiyueT k]m]ytuek][ atu Ep]>]. BiiEy] ni>Ey] Ou m]ztm]yitu]l avN kuie]ic{[ aku kTuh >uhkUTi ep]ic{[ akukT]N azteyum}E}]" `u pru. "atu s>ite" `u mEy]L xtiukyuh ecy[tu. |en |vR til pr |o vRm]nh `enEy] ek]c{ui ariu. `iuh tl]h aven]inuh Ep]yi}.

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pu>pfiyuh v]x[tubiyuh gYHzpEvsvuem}]h k<iu B]>Y]puzt]dikE]TukUTi n]yR puNpu>yil t]mxvum]yi. n]yR n} k]>Ynuh kfis]>num]yi>uu. ep]u pfyh ki]et ay]L ARuh O>u ek]c{u k]suEp]uh kTh ek]Tuuk ptivi}. p>uh pfyh evc{[ ay]E]Tu pfh v]]ru ]yi>uu. O>il avieT aTuleyu O>]L[ O>]yi>h >Upy[[ O>tY]vsYh En>iTuky]l ~kEdsh >]yi>h >Up viy[u ep]NpL |y]ueT aTul pfyhevc{u >Up v]i ek]uEp]yi. A viv>vuh `enEy] ek]c{ui ariu. aenyi>iuE]L ek]c{uiuh ecvien]umi}]et O>il viy ew>um]yiiRu. ~etiuh |o n]y>ueT aTulEp]yi Ec]di]h `u vic]>ic{[ avN ay]ueT aTulec[, `ni[ O>u nUru >Upy[[ O>tY]vsYh En>ii>i uu. |vieTyueil kiiy]le]]h `u pru. n]yR: atY]vsYh, ecvien]umi}, atu te aE}? AE, >Up w]N t>]h. `]tu ek]c{uiey EpTic{i]efu vic]>i>ut[. ek]c{uiyueT azkmem]uh |vieT pukyi}. atu k>utiey]f[ w]N pu> pfiyic{i>iut[. ek]c{ui: atu w]N pu>fi]ute ariu. ByeTui pfh v]uk `niu ptivi}. m>Y]du Ec]diuh kiieyil v]uh |e}il pie Ever v<i En]uh. aeny]f[ ptiv[. n]yR: s>ite. aetniriy]h. `iuh evruEt |vieT v[ viQ[ih kiE `u vic]>ic{u pru `EyuU. |en pr[ n]yR nUru >Upyuh `ie]Tuu. ek]c{ui v]ie]uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. n]yR pfh ek]Tutuek][ ek]c{uiu viy xhsym]yiIRu. "|ni |y]e \pzdviutu kvuh nueT ptivinu vip>itvum]f[.
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`iuh |y]ueT \oinu |y{]e Ou pi]etyi>iutu s>iy}. Ae, t>h v>uh. aE]L En]]h" `ien vic]>ic{u ek]c{ui A n]ye> kiiutinu t>hEn]ie]i>uu. aW]ru m]xh k<iE]L O>u divxh xY]xmy[ n]yR `Etc{u kui]n]yiu viilni[ |riE]yi. ay]ueT B]>Y aTuyiEuh Ep]yi. m]zt k<iE]L BR]vu muu vu niu viiut]yi A x[ztIu Et]i. avR purEu vE]L avRu Et]iytuEp]e te k]fukyuh ecy{uky]l "kui]N Ep]yi[ kui]et Ep]et]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. muuniy]L, "|]L nueT kYS[fpi ci pL |vieT pfyhevc{[ Ayi>h >Up p]ie]uEp]yiE}? atu pisEy]TukUTi ek]uvi>i uu. A pfyemTuuek]Tufh. `e eeky{NEme]e `y]fe}], atuek][ t]E]eTuu epitur[ A pL `Tu[ |E]u t>ikyuh, |o pfh epiyilevc{u pUi t]E]l ptivu ute evEc{ukyuh Evfh" `u pr[ O>u viy j]ik 4 |ryu evc{u. A x[ztI ay]L prtuEp]e Oe ecy[tu. ay]L puemTuu purEiriE]yi. x[ztI vIuh aTuyiEuh Ep]yi. atie EsSh puptinWudivxh k<iE]L pfyhevc{u pfhv]ie]uEp]y kYS[fpi pfvuh pisyuh ek]uvu. A Dnikn]y n]yR mutuh pisyu em}]h kfupr[ `iv]iytie EsSh pfy eTuu ek]Tu]n]yi t]E]eTuu epituru. aE]L atil O>u viy "j]ik" |>iut]yi ku. ay]L ve> auteu. t]nriy]et |o "j]ik" pUievc{i>u epiyil veteneyu xhsyic{[ ay]L B]>Yey viic{u Ec]dic{u.

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B]>Y: aE}! atu niL te ek]uvu t[ `ee]u epiyil evy[pic{tE}? `] |oyieT |ztviy mrvi? n]yR: w]nien O>u j]ik ek]uvu tuEv]? auth te. |et]yi>uu? B]>Y: |Eu pE] ptinEW] divxm]yi>iuh. atiDikm]yii}. |]e]>udivxh xYy[[ `Etc{u ek]u kui]N Ep]yiE}? a]f[. n]yR:ae}, O>iuh |en O>u j]ik w]N nie ky{ilek]uvu t>ikyu]yi}. B]>Y: |en pr]l viSmm]f[. kui]n]yi |riE]yiu m]zt k<iE]L niL ti>iey vu muu niuek][ `e viiukyuh w]N purEu vE]L kYS[fpi pfvuh pisyuh ek]uvi>iuuevuh niueT ky{iEMe]e `yutuek]u w]N t]E]e Tuu epituru pfye}]emTuu t>ikyuh |o j]ikeyTuu epiyil evc{upUi t]E]l ptivuu evy[ukyuh ecy{fem nieE]Tu pryukyuh j]ik |ryu evc{ut>ikyuh ecy[tt[ |o divxiniTy[u niL mru Ep]Ey]? `]l auth te. n]yR: zB]u pryu niE]T[ `u pryuu? AE, `iu nIy] pe]e `u ecy[tu? B]>Y: w]enTuu niueT ky{il ek]uvu tu. n]yR: aEy{]! |en EB]S[k[ pry>ut[. epuL D]>]h ep]i pryuv>]f[. `]l |en A>uh pruEkii}. nIyuh |tinumu[ `E]Tien prii}. |E]L nie bui[ `E] xV[ph xV[pm}, ve> v}]y[m xhBvic{iu[. at]fien pryut[.
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B]>Y: `e bui[ O>u v}]myuh vii}. v]x[tvh pr]l pryuE]>ueT buiutey]f[ |E]L ~t][ v}]y[m piyi>iut[. |en |vR til ~t]nuh v]gV]dh k<itie EsSh n]yR j]iky<ic{u kuTiu. H]! kh! atiu]yi>utu mu<uvnuh k>ilc{i}i. aEy{]! `e]>u niviiEy]TukUTi n]yR mURic{uniu ptic{u. n]y>ueT p]>vsYh ku B]>Yyuh Eb]DhekuvIfu. n]ye> kYS[fpiyuh B]>Yey xmIpu nii>u d]xiyuh t]iiTic{u >uEp>uETyuh muKu kuErE evh tic{iu visrieyTuu visiuTi. m]ztEn>h k<iE]L n]yR kutur[ `fIi>uu. ay]L eeD>Ye avhbic{uek][ "Ae kYS[fpiE! piyet]e pi. Ep]yet]e Ep]kE. |ni nueT ~R]Tu tIR]en]f[ Evetu pryU" `u pru. kYS[fpi: niyic{]l mti. w]enu pryuu? `}]h niLte

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n]yR: |vieT en}utu vil]n]f[ |i>iut[. evruet v}vRuh v]>ie]Tu]n}. pfEm] atie}il pfyEm] ek]uv]l en}ut>]h. a}]et nivYiyi}. ek]c{ui: tIRc{teEy]? n]yR: tIRc{te! y]et]>u xhsyvumi}. |tu Eku ek]c{ui |riE]yi. n]Wudivxh k<itinuEsSh ek]c{ui O>u divxh >]ztiyil te kUuk]>il ciE>]TukUTi n]y>ueT vIiei. n]yRu >u xEH]d>im]>u]yi>uve> >uEpR xhbh ecy[tuek]u Ep]yi>utin]l ay]L B]>Yeyyuh meyuhkUTi vIil ek]uvu t]mxiic{i>iuky]yi>uu. at[ \S[fk]h ve> ks]yiu EmTm]xh k]m]yi>utin]l >]ztik]il n]y>uh B]>Yyuh puru pUmuK]f[ ptiv]yi kiTuvi>u t[. ek]c{uiu en}u ek]Tu]etyi>utin]l avN muSi]f[ Ep]yi>iuetuh avN `eiuh ek]y[u v>]ti>iyie}umu vic]>h n]yRu n}Ep]eyu]yi>u tin]l a]<h k<i]l B]>YyueTyuh kuikueTyuh AB>f e}]h a<ic{uv]i ary[ku epiyilvc{u pUukyuh azpk]>hte pu>yueT xk v]tiuh aTc{u pUukyuh ecy[ti]f[ ay]L kiTuruk ptiv[. pTiu>c{]vTiyiuh m]Tiuh mum]yi ay]L aeWuEpe> k]vl kiTukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. ek]c{uiyuh kU>uh avieT ect]y >]zti yiuh ay]L aeney}]h ecy[ti>uu. ek]c{ui ek]y[]yi `vieTec{]uh pu>y[ku kTuk ptivi}. kUuk]e> aku kTIu puru niluk y]f[ ptiv[. A ptiviNzp]k]>m]f[ |vieTyuh ecy[tt[. pu>yueT purkuvsu Bii kuie]ic{[ kUuk]R aku kTu k]E]i[ ar tur[ ep]Npuh pvnuh >Upyuh czkvuem}]h `TuutuTi. ek]c{ui AyuDp]fi
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k]yiu puru nilukyuh ecy[tu. akukTvR O]E>]u tieyTuu nTE]L aTuivc{i>u O]up]ztiNEml av>ie]>]ueT k]lmuuky]l `}]hkUTi \>uuvIfu viy smu]yi. atuEku n]y>ufRu. aE]E<uh k]vR]>u em}]h avieT O]Tieyi. \Ten viuh cUukuem}]h ek]ui. aE]L ek]c{ui xVlph dUe> m]riniu. n]yR t]E]eTuu pu> turu. pu> turutu Eku n]y>ueT B]>YyufRu. `}]v>uhkUTi pu>y[kEu kTu. k]>Yh pi, kUuk]e> piTikUTuemute ek]c{ui tIRc{eTui. pu> turu sh Ek[ kUuk]R pu>yueT O>u mUyil ptui ey]tuiyi>utin]l n]y>uh muh epeve> kupiTi]N k<ii}. `}]v>uh pu>y[k]yi `ri E]L ek]c{ui epeE]Tiec{[ pUmuKu kiTuriyi>u >u kuikeeyTu[ A pu>yiTE]TTu[ ki<uvsu] yi>u vyiEeriu. kuikL avieTkiTu niviikUi. n]y>uh B]>Yyuh atuEk[ 'aEy{]! kuuL' `u pru niviic{uek]u p]TEE]Ti. vium]yi BYtYNm]>uh pi]e `i. xRvxVvuh Ep]y]uh kuikueT jIvN kiiy]l mtieyu vic]>Em avRE]<i]yi>uuU. A t>inu ek]c{ui kUuk]e> viic{uek]u pkTu. kuike `Tuuek]uvu En]iyE]L avRu viy t>EeT]uh piyi>ui}. pie `}]v>uh kUTi pu>y[kem}]h p>iEs]Dn k<ic{u. kNm]e> avieTeyuh ki}. mutlk]>YL tih v>ui En]iyE]L puh pfvumuLeeT pI>]yi>h >UpyueT vk ek]uEp]yiueriu. ek]c{ui aE]L A vidY zpEy]gic{ie}il kUuk]e>}]h akeuEp]kum]yi>uu evutu tIRc{y]fE}]. 1027-m]u murjp]u ti>un]v]y v]Y]NnUti>i avRkL[ aEHie ae zs]mUutinu xVgYHil Ep]Ekt]yi v>iky]l viv>h mH]>]j]vuti>umnie xiDiyil ariyic{uek]u ti>uvnpu>uniu pureu.
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O>u divxh a]<h k<iu Eb]ukyri jm]Rgm]yi]f[ aEHh ti>uvnpu>uniu puret[. piedivxh >]vie vR `i kuiyuh Etv]>vuh \ofuh k<ic{[ \Ten pureu. eevkuE>h ek]}ei. ek]}uni[ a]<h k<iu pureT]N B]vic{E]L Eb]uk]R "|ni |u Ep]k]N nivZiyi}. k]yhkuh k]yilkUTi Evfh Ep]k]N. aviTh >]zti xmyh xW>i]N ek]]vu m}. k]yhkuh ek]c{uiyuh kUuk]>uh >]ztik]il A k]yil \]yi>iutu ptiv]f[. av>ueT ky{ikeTuv>ueT zp]fnuh pfvuh apH>i]et avR viyy[uk ptivi}. atin]l >]vie pureTuky]f[ n}t[" `u pru. atu Eku v]Y]N nUti>i "ek]c{uiyuh O>u mnuSYN tey]fE}]. avN \pzdvi]etyi>i]N `eiuh nivYiyu]kuh |E]Lte pureT]etyi>i]N `eiuh nivYiyi}. n]e >]vie au< `fh" `u pru. ''`]l k[pnEp]e. ti>umnie jivEn]L viyt} aTiyueT jIvN. Apu v}tumu]eyil aTiyueT Ep>il ti>uvuETu]k>ut[ `E \U. `]l nie] atu muNkUi pry]t[?"`u k[pic{u Ec]di]N |Ty]k>uetu vic]>ic{]f[ aTiyL \ p>m]Rh ariyic{t[" `u pru Eb]uk]e>}]h ty{]r]yi. \Ten v]Y]N nUti>i avRkL Eb]il kyrukyuh Eb]uk]R Eb]u nIukyuh ecy[tu. En>h evu]N ~kEdsh pu n]<ik \E]L Eb]u k]yhkuhk]yie mDYiei. aE]L kurc{udUe>niu ve> go>vE]Tuh g]hBI>YE]Tuh. "Eb]uk]>]>[? Eb]vieT nie" `[ AE>] viic{u pryut]yi Eku. \Ten v]Y]NnUti>i Eb]u niru]N pryukyuh Eb]uk]R Eb]u niruukyuh 'aEy{] ti>uEmni! k]>Yh eti. n]em}]mkeu' `u pryukyuh ecy[tu. v]Y]N nUti>i avRkL cv O>u (O>u m]ti>i vi[) `Tuu muilvc{[ (atu ekTuIi}]yi>uu) Eb]ie v]tiuke}]h turi[ y]et]>u kUxuh kUT]et avieTyi>uu. Eb]uk]>uh
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m]ztem aTiyN \pzdvi]ruU. |E]L aTiyN Ariy]et aTuu v>ikyuh Eb]ilyrukyuh `<uinu |ztyuh t]mxh v>uukyuh ecy[tuEp]ytienuric{u ti>uvuETu ]k>uetuh |o etien kYp]pURv{h mifemuh aEpiuu. |tienuric{[ aTiyn[ ap]>m]y p]]p mu[. `iuh k<ik]>Yei |ni aDikh vic]>iukyuh pryukyuh ecy[ttuek]uzpEy]jnem]umi}E}]. atin]l aTiynu viT ek]]N k[pic{nuv]dh t>fem[ aEpi uu. |oviDh |vieT evec{iuh tY]dh ku vi]niT y]ytu viy B]gYh te" `u pru vIuh vic{u. aE]L v]Y]NnUti>i "Ouh Evfemie}il Ep]k]h, `iuh aDikh t]mxi]N t>mi}. |niyuh t]mxiy]et til k]f]N |osV>N xhgti v>ue. ek]c{uiey w]N |E]L AdYm]yi k]fuky]fE}] \]yt[. atin]l Ouh t>]etyyy[utu okikinu Ep]>]t]f[. atuek][ |E]L |ti>ie" `u pru n]u p]vumueTuu ek]c{uiyueT ky{ilek]Tuu. ek]c{ui xvinyh atu et]<utu v]I[ aTiye kUuk]>il ciR Ever Et]fikil kyri |o k]yilte xW>iuu[. |vieTniuh vTE]u ec}uE]L O>uxmyh av>il v}v>uh vu piTikUTiEyuh. avR azt vkti>ivuv>}]tin]l pE, v} \pzdvvuh ecy[tuevuv>]h. aen v>]ti>i]nuh aTiyenuric{u O]Rm `uh ti>umniu]yi>i]num]yi |tu tYy{il kiTe. |tu k]fic{u viv>h pr]l aTiye kUuk]e>}]h O>u \pzdvvuh ecy{]et mTie]y[e]uh `u pr[ ek]c{ui te eekvi>il kiTi>u O>u Em]ti>h \o>ieyTuu v]Y]NnUti>iyueT ky{ilek]Tuu. >t[nKcitm]y A Em]ti>in[ Ayi>h>Upyil kury]et vi k]fuem]f[ Ekiut[. |en ek]c{uiyuh v]Y]NnUti>iyuh til xE]Sh pi>iyukyuh Eb]u viu kurc{u vTE]u ecE]L
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>umUu uevc{u ek]c{uiyueT kUuk]>]y ci Et]fi]R aTuuec}ukyuh Eb]ilkyri azkmL]yiu B]viukyuh ecy[tueviuh v]Y]NnUti>i ek]c{ui ek]Tu Em]ti>h k]fic{u viv>h pryuky]l y]et]>upzdvvuh ecy{]et `}]v>uh mTiE]vukyuh v]Y]NnUti>i Ape]ukUT]et kuTm]Ue>ukyuh ecy[tu A Em]ti>mu] yi>utuek]uh v]Y]NnUti>iu etNy]ztyil atilpie y]et]>iuh ek]c{ui mutlEp>ilniu y]et]>upzdvvuh \]yiie}uh aESh at[ AjIvn]h xbHum]nh te eekvi>il D>ic{i>uuevuh A Em]ti>h |E]<uh v]Y]N mne |oTuevii>uueum]f[ EkLvi. |o kek]u ek]c{uiyueT xVB]vgufh x[pm]kuuE}]. ek]c{uiyuh ave kUuk]>uh viy aBY]xik]yi>uu evu muu priuE}]. aenyi>u ave>}]h aBY]xik]y O>u mU]U>iEy]Tu Et]uEp]yi `u aut xhgtiy]f[ |ni zpx[t]vi]N B]viut[. v]Y]NnUti>i avRkL vIuh ti>uvnpu>[ `iytieEsSh O>u divxh nUti>im]>ueT xdilevc{[ "k]yhkuh ek]c{uieyE]e k]<[cyiuh k]>Yiuh Ey]gYn]yiu O>u muHdIyen w]N kii}. k]l n} xumuKN, xhB]Sfh atimDu>h, Oe>]]>h aBY]xi. m>Y]dek]}]et bhek]E] aBY]xhek]E] aven jyi]N A>u vic]>ic{]uh x]Diukyi}" `uh muh zpx[t]viyu]yi. |tuEku Ek]<iE]uk]>nuh ~vuh vEy]vYnum]y O>u nUti>i "`]l ek]c{uiey Ou k]ffmE}]. mTh k]yhkuh v<iute Ayiy]h" `u pryukyuh murjph k<i[ aEHh aente pureTukyuh ecy[tu. O>u divxh xYy[u mu]yi mUx]U>i Et]fiu k>un]giyil pTn]yRku> ` u viri.
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avieT kuic{u xY]vn]dikuh a]<vuh k<ic{[ aE]Lte avieTniu k>v<i[ vTE]u pureu. >]zti ~kEdsh puptien]u mfiy]yE]L aEHh puNet>uv[ ` ei. aE]L ~k]kiy]yiE]ku aEHe mEm]Rh ci kc{vT]R ku. "EH! a[ |o axmy[ `E]]f[ Ep]kut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. "w]N kurc{u vTE]h Ep]vuky]f[" `u mU]nUti>i mrupTi pru. kc{vT]R: "au tnic{[ |o xmyu Ep]k>ut[. Ep]y]l Apu]kuh. |vieTniu kurc{u vTE][ ec}uE]L vov]T[ ` m]yi. >]ztik]il avieT k]yhkuh ek]c{ui mut]yv>ueT xW]>mu]yi>iutu x]D]>f m]f[. av>i]e>iuh k]l ayueT eekvsmuet}]h piTic{upriuemu m]ztm} O>u xmyh zbHtY] ecy{utinuh avR mTiuv>}. atin]l |vieTey]nuh t]mxic{u n]e >]vie Ep]y]l mti. k]yhkuh ek]c{uieyuric{[ auh Eki>iumE}]." mU]U>i: "Ekiu[. `iuh avenuric{u Bymi}. `niu pikeuric{u m]ztEm BymuU. atin]l niL O>u vTi t>]emil viy \pk]>m]yi>iuh." kc{vT]R: "|o p]ti>]ztiu vTiyu]]N wevieT E]kuu? aet]uh Ev |e |vieT t]mxic{iu Ep]vuky]f[ n}t[. pie mnuEp]e." mU]U>i: (O>u kc{vT]>e ky{il O>u eviE]i>i ut[ ki[) "vTiyie}il tl]]vsYiE]]yi A eviE]l |E]u t]uh mti." eviE]u ek]Tuu k]>Yil kc{vT]>N xVlh ci tRe}]h prueviuh A vYzb]fe niRbh nimih OTuh ay]tu ek]Tuu.
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mU]U>i eviE]um]yi pieyuh Ene> vTE]u nTu. ~kEdsh O>u n]<ik vTE]unTE]L vov]T[ ` ei. |o h k>un]giuh k]yhkuiuh mEY \tuh ek]c{ui mut]yv>ueT xEtvuh ~vuh vijnm]yiutum]f[. mU]U>i avieT vE]L n} ztis]muNm]>]yiu n]uEpR A v<iyil |>iuu] yi>uu. `iuh aEHh y]et]>u kUxuh kUT]et av>ueT aTulkUTi kTu vTE]u nTu. avieT |>ui>ut[ mt[ mut]yv>]yi>uu. O>u kUxuh kUT]et nUti>i kTu Ep]ytuki[ mt[ "EH! A kTuEp]yt]>]f[? |vieT v>fh Ec]die" `u pru. mU]U>i: "aE]uv>]N `niu mni}. AvsYvumi}. `eiu v}tum]vsYmueil |E]u v>fh. w]N |vieTyi>uu muru]N B]viuky]f[." mt[: "H]! |y]L kuer Ekmn]fE}]. azt Di]>ieyil |y]e viyy[]N p]Ti}. |o xmy[ O>u kUxl kUT]et |tiE kTu ep]y[y]emu vic]>ic{tute |y{]ueT aHek]E}? aet]u tIRuviTfh." mU]U>i: atu niL vic]>ic{]l x]Diuemu Et]ii}. |tu DRm>]jYm]f[. |vieT axmyh En]]en] umi}. >]ztiyiuh pkuh O>uEp]e xW>i]h. v<iyilevc{[ Ae>iuh viic{]l av>ueTey]e aTul ecuek]] emu mH]>]j]vie klpnyumi}. `e A>uh viyc{iuEv `niuEp]k]N. `e |e] A>uh piTic{ubic{iuh mumi }E}]. `e aeny]>uh ecy{ukyumi}. w]N O>umzb]f n]f[. murjph k<iu difyuh v]i v>uky]f[. `e B]il kurc{u pfvumu[. |tu tieyTuuky]emue il v>uviN."

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nUti>iyueT |o Di]>v]ukL EkE]L mtinuh kURuh ve> auth Et]ukyuh Ek]ph duHm]yiI>u kyuh ecy[tu. avR n]uEp>uh `fI[ kuruvTi mut]y AyuDum]yi mU]U>iyueT aTuEu ecu. avR aTuuv>utuk[ mU]U>i eviE]u ky{ieTuuek][ `fiuniu. avR aTuu ecE]L mU]U>i n} ]nh En]i eviE]lek][ n]uEpRuh O]E>] ek]uek]Tuu. A ek]uek] m]ztyil mtuh kU>uh niE>]yi niu ptic{u. muruu k<iu B]vuh ekieyTuu mU]U>i vTE]ute nTu tuTi. aen kurc{u vTE]uecE]L Aj]nub]Huvuh atixu>num]y O>]L v<iyil nilutu ku `iuh nU>i kUxl kUT]et A mnuSYe aTulkUTi kTuEp]yi. ek]c{uiyueT AkYtieyuric{u mU]U>i munEpte Eki>u tin]l v<iyil nii>u A mnuSYN ek]c{uiy]ef[ aEHh kE]Lte mni]i. avN `]f[ B]vem riye `u vic]>ic{uek]]f[ aEHh kTuEp]yt[. ek]c{ui: EH! `vieTE]kuu? avieT nilfh. mU]U>i: nil]N mnie}iE]? ek]c{ui: `]l piTic{uniRuh. mU]U>i: "atuEv{]? `]l k]fe" `u pr[ aEHh nTu tuTi. A vYzb]fen \pzdvifemE] aEHie ky{ilniu v}tu apH>ifemE] vic]>i c{i} ek]c{ui aEHE]T[ nil]N prt[ `iuh aEH ie Di]>h kE]L |y{]e O>u n}p]h piic{ute viTfh `vN niyic{u. ek]c{ui pi]e O]Tiec{u nUti>iyueT B]inu kTupiTic{u. nUti>i ti>iuniu eviE]uek][ ek]c{uiey OTic{u. A aTi te EdHil ek]]et ek]c{ui eviE]ie ty[u
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kTupiTic{u. nUti>i eviE]ie mE ty[u piTic{uek][ A ni niyil vUT[ Ou ti>iu. aEt]TukUTi eviE]iNEml ek]c{ui piTic{viTi v}]et murukukyuh, A piTi avnu viT]N vy{]ety]yitI>ukyuh ecy[tu. nU>i aet]umriy] B]vil eviE]ie mE kil evc{uek]u nTutuTi. ci ku>uTNm]R v<ik]ikueT vTiyueT aupiTic{uek]u nTutuEp]e eviE]ie au piTic{uek][ ek]c{uiyuh nU>iyueT pi]e nTu. aen kurc{uk<iE]L ek]c{uiyueT w>uke}]h piTc{utuTi. xibe}]h muriu Ep]ytuEp]e avnu Et]i. ek]c{uiyueT xRv]hgvuh kuic{tuEp]e viyRu. EdHh kiTukiT] virc{utuTi. avnu nT]N vy{]ety]yi. vIfuEp]kuemu Et]iiTi. Ak]eT ek]c{ui ~vuh p>vsnuh viSnum]yiIRu. avN pic{ pfike}]h En]Iuh eviE]iEMl niu piTiviT]N k<ii}. ave vi>ukL niv>]viDh ay{[ Ak]eT x[thBic{uEp]yi. O>u nivYiyumie}]yE]L ek]c{ui p]>vsYE]Tu kUTi, "ep]u ti>uEmnI! aTiyen >iEf! dyyu]yi aTiyen viyy[Ef" `u pru. mU]U>i: nI A>]f[? `niu mni]yi}E}] ninu Ep]k>uEt]? ek]c{ui: aTiyN k]yhkuuk]>N O>u muHdIyn]f[. aTiye Ep>u ek]c{ui `]f[. aTiyN Ariy]et ti>uEmniyueT B]iEMuh |o evie]iEMuh kTu piTic{uEp]yi. aTiye |o aviEvke aviTuu kYp]pURv{h mic{[ aTiyen viyy[fh. mU]U>i: O]EH]! nIy]Ef] x]]l k]yhkuh ek]c{ui? nI viy aBY]xiy]efu ekiuE}]?|E]L nie aBY]xem]e `vieTE]yi?
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ek]c{ui: ep]uti>uEmnI! aTiyn[ Evdn xHi]N vy{]ety]yi>iuu. |niyuh aviETu dyyu]k]ph aTiye jIvniE]L Ep]kuh. mU]U>i: Ae, |ni Em]l my]zb]fe> \pzdviukyuh av>ueT mutl apH>iukyuh ecy[kyie}u xtYh ecy[t]l nie |E]L viE]h. ek]c{ui: xu]y zb]fe> aTiyN \pzdvi]ri}. |ni O>iuh \pzdviyi}. pTc{vn]f[ xtYh. ek]c{uiyueT dInv]ukL EkLukyuh p]>vsYh k]fukyuh ecy[tu mniyuky]l mU]U>i muu ti>i tienti>]yi |TU[ Ou ti>iu. \Ten ek]c{ui eviE]iEMe piTi viTukyuh ave p]>vsYem}]h tIRu y]pURv{h avN xVn]yi Bviukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{ui jnic{tilie avnien O>k]Tu pIi}. avN ve> Ey]Tuh bHum]nE]Tuh kUTi mU]U>iey t]fu et]<utuek][ "|ni aTiynu Ep]k]nnuv]dmu]kfh" `u pru. mU]U>i: "nie kUuk]>]efu Et]uu, n]h til k]futinu kurc{umuE `e \pzdvi]n]yi vu. ave> Oe O]E>] ek]u ek]i w]N v<iyiiiu[. En>E]Tu En>h k<iyutinumuu mruvsh ek]i ave> `fIic{u viT]ph pie avR O>iuh `fIyi}. `]l |ni atin]yi purEk]uEp]ku k]>Yh zpy]xvum]f[ atin]l nI te ave> mrupurh ek]i `fIic{u viTfh. w]N |o eviE]u puN et>uviu O>u kc{vT]>En]Tu EmTic{t]f[. |tu nIte |tie \Tmnu ek]Tuukyuh Evfh" `u pru mruvsh ek]uk ` vidY ek]c{ui[ \pEdsic{uek]Tu[ eviE]uh ek]Tu[ eviE]uh ek]Tuyc{iu mU]U>i vTE]u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. mU]U>iEy]Tu Et]uevil
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mrupurh ek]uk `e]>u vidYkUTi zgHi]niTy]ytuek]u ek]c{ui[ |o xhgtiyil x]piDikh xE]Sm]fu ]yt[. avN mTiE]yi v<iyil mURic{u kiTi>u mt[ mut]yve> mrupurh ek]i `fIic{u viTukyuh eviE]l atie \Tmen ~[piukyuh ecy[tu. atilpie ek]c{ui O>iuh mmy]zb]fe> \pzdvic{iie}u m]ztm} ave>uric{[ avnu ve> Biyumu]yi>uu. O>il p>Edsuni[ O>u zb]fN ~vUR aEHie a]ve mil v>]n]yi pureu. O>u divxh xYy]yE]L aEHh O]c{ir ` u vuEcRu. aEHie eekvsh pUru >Up] viu ci AB>f uh kuer pfvumu]yi>uu. av au >]zti aEHie a]ve mil niyic{i>u O>u viv]H]Tiyi>il \pEy]gi]nuvy]yi>uu. av avieT ek]uecie}il au viv]Hh nTukyie}utu tIRc{yum]yi>uu. k]yhkuh ek]c{ui mut]yve>uric{[ aEHh D]>]h Ekriiumu]yi>uu. atin]l >]zti xmyh puh pfvuhek][ k]yhkuh kT[ ~vUR[ Ep]k]N aEHinu ve> Bymu]yi>uu. v<iu ek]c{uiEy] kUE>] k]l y]et]uh ek]Tuyy[ukyie}[ aEHinu n} niymu ]yi>uu. Ep]k]etyi>i]N nivYiyumi}. Ak]eT zb]fN ku<ivs]yi. ~vU>u mut]y il aEHinu p>icy]R D]>]mu]yi>uu. av>il v}ve>yuh v<iu keil O>umic{u Ep]k]mE}]. ~etiuh Ep]kukte `u niyic{[ aEHh pe}]h B]il vc{u muruiei et]iuek]u Ene> vTE]u nTu tuTi. kurc{u vTE]u ecE]L v<iyil O>]L nilutu ku. aE]L En>h myiuTi, aEztyuU. viy |>u]yik<ii}. zb]fN A mnuSYEn]T[ Ouh mi]et ay]ueT aTulkUTi kTuEp]yi. aEHh ve> be[ nTuky]yi>uu. aE]L A mnuSYN, "EH xV]mi! a[
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`vieTE]vuky]f[? avieT ni[fh. O>u k]>Yh prye" `u pruek][ aTuuecu. zb]fN: w]N ~vUE>]h Ep]ky]f[. `ni[ Ep]k]N DYtiy]yi>iuu. O>tY]vsYm]yi[ Ep]kuky]f[. xhx]>ic{u nil]N nivYiyi}. mEy]L: a[ |E]L Ep]kutu s>iy}. |vieT]nuh EkrikiTu n]e >]vie Ep]y]l mti. zb]fN: atinu nivYiyi}. Ep]Ekiyi>iuu. atY]vsYm]f[. `ni[ |[

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mEy]L: ariyuh. aEHh O>u n} mnuSYn]f[. `e Ep>il aEHinu ve> v]XYmu[. zb]fN: `]l niL[ `e Ep>iuh v]XYh Et]Et]fE}] `ni[ |vieTeyuh p>icymi}. niL[ |o diil p>icymueil `e kUeT O>]e cheki ayc{ut]l viy \pk]>m]yi>iuh kUeTE]>u AL[ w]N v}tuh ek]Tuukyuh ecy{]h. mEy]L: `uek]Tu]h? zb]fN: n]u czkh ek]Tu]h. mEy]L: n]uczkEm]? atin[ |viTi]>umu]vukyi}. |t] |E]Lte n}yi>u]yi>iuu. |o xmy[ aW]ru n]<ik ayueT kUeTE]>uy]Lu n]u czkEm]? n} siy]yi! xH]yin]>uh kUT]et au tnic{u Ep]y]l ayueT B]vuh zp]fnuh ep]kuh. atu vic]>i] et]f[? aWu >Up t>]emil w]N te Ep]>]h. Ever Ae>yuh aEnVSiE. |en avN til pruek][ nitiniTy[[ En>h xYk<iu n} |>uum]yi. Ak]eT aE]cic{[ OTuh mUu>Up ek]Tu]emu zb]fN pryukyuh mEy]L at[ O>u viDh xtiukyuh ecy[tu. pie >uEp>uh kUTi nTu tuTi. v<iu zb]fN ek]c{uiey ve> sk]>iukyuh spiukyuem]e ecy[tu. mEy]L `}]h mUiEu s>ivc{u. aen >uEp>uh kUTi ~vUR Eztie ki<EnTyil Emlr zb]fe pTiei. aE]L A kUuk]>N,
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|ni EpTi]en]umi}E}]. |t]fE}] mh. `niu t>]emu prtu tEfh. `niu Ep]k]N DYtiy]yi `u pru. zb]SmfN: akEu v>]mE}]. >Up B]i]f[. B]m<iec{Tufh. mie |ryu eci>u[ B]m<i ec{Tuu t>]h. mEy]L: w]nkEu v>ui}. |vieT nil]h au Ep]yi B]m<iec{Tuu ek]uvu t]l mti. `]eny]ke `u pru zb]fN akEu Ep]yi. mie muu eci>u[ a]men viic{u. mU]vi \Ten O>u viuhEk]u v]til turu puru vu. mU]vi: nie]f]u w]N ve> vYxnic{i>iuk y]yi>uu. En>h xY k<iyutuve> En]ie]i>uu. xYk<iiuh k]f]E]L ek]c{uiyueT ky{il akeu Ep]yi `ute tIRc{y]i. ~etiuh En>h evui[ aEnVSi]emu vic]>ic{i>iuky]yi>uu. |osV>k]>ufYh ek][ Ape]umu]yi}E}]. zb]fN: |}, k]yhkuinu xmIp]yE]E<uh En>h xYmyiuTi. pie avieTni[ O>u kUuk]>en UTi viic{uek]]f[ w]N Ep]t[. avn[ mUu >Up ek]Tu] em]f[ pTiut[. atu ek]Tufh. avN pTil niluu. mU]vi: "atin]yiu B]m<ifemi}, avnu >Up w]N ek]Tuuek]]h. nI v<i nTu Ific{E} vi>iu t[. Evgh kuic{[ a]<h k<i]N En]U. B]h avieT yi>ie w]enTuu akuevc{uek]]h." `u pru mU]vi te B]giEnyen kui] nyy[ukyuh B]emTu[ aku ek]uEp]yi evy[ukyuh ecy[ti[ mUu >UpeyTu[ vium]yi pTu puruecu.
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aE]L mE zb]fe kUeT vy]L avieTe niluu]yi>uu. A mnuSYN mU]vieykyuTen k]ll vIfu nmx[k>ic{u. |ete]>u vidYy]efriy]et mU]vi A mnuSYe muKu viTuic{upiTic{u xUic{u En]i. mU]vi: O]EH]! ek]c{uiyE} |t[ nIy]Ef] ek]c{u xV]miey |vieT ek]uvu vit[? ek]c{ui: aEt. mU]vi: ve> xE]Sm]yi. nI |oec{y[t \pk]> inu mU}. muUru >Up t]uh mtiy]vukyi}. nI k]f]niT y]k]et avN A mtie ky{iE] mE] akei>uuevil ave k k<iuEp]kum]yi>uE}]. atien]uh |Ty]k] tu B]gYhte. |t] mUu >Up. |tu mtiEy]? Ep]e>il `zt Evfemiuh t>]h. ek]c{ui: `nie]uh Ev, w]en]uh EmTi]N vic]>ic{i>uumi}. aEHh |vieT v>iky]efuh xV]miyueT an>vn]efuh prtu v]x[tvh teEy], aEHh O>]Leeiuh ek]Tu]emupr]l ek]Tuuy]E], OTuh k]>Yh k<iyuE]L kiiu mnuSYEn] `uh mumriy]n]yim]zth w]nivieT nit]f[. a}]et Ouh Evfemu vic]>ic{}. `niu Evfemil A B]h mu<uvnuh EmTi]m]yi>uE}]. `niitin[ O>u ci}ik]suEp]uh Ev. xV]mi aut A v]RkiyueT xV]du w]niuh mrii}. w]N c]uh atu mrukyi}. `ni[ xV]miyueT anuzgHh m]zth mti. `u pr[ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A mUu >Upyuh ay]L EmTic{i}. A mnuSYN nueT ek]c{uiy]yi>uuevu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. ek]c{ui O>u kZttyu A]yi>uuevutin[ |o k O>u]>h dZ]vum]fE}].

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|ni ek]c{uiyueT xtYxty[u dZ]m]yi O>u xhgti pry]h. ek]c{uiyueT k]u k]Rikie>uvinu xmIph xiriyN zkix[tYN xmUHiuLe O>u m]i t]mxic{i>uu. ay]L k]Epin[ O>u gtiyuh |}]vn]yi>uu. v}vE>]Tuem]e vi piITuek]Tu]emu pru n]iEk>h v]i evi ek]zpy]i, Aue< ek]uec[ viu ek]Tuu tIRiu kiu ]Bhek]]f[ ay]L aEH]vYi k<ic{u vt[. ay]L EdHic{u ek]Tuiu k<iEyv>]yi ay]ueT B]>Yyuh n]Wukuikuh ay]ueT tyum]yi>utin]l ay]Lu kTm]yi n]iEk>h ek]Tuutinu xmIpRu mTiyu]yi>ui}. aenyi>iuE]L ay]L n]WuEpE>]T[ Ayi>vuh aUruh vIth n]iEk>h kTm]yi tUie]Tuu pfvuh v]ie]u mTiE]u. ek]zp kyie]uEp]yt[ tYu ue< vu vWi \Tmen ~lic{i[ avieT niu k>y[u k]Rikiu pureu. aE]L En>h ~kEdsh |>u] yi>uu. tYuue<niuh k]Riki[ >u n]<ikyi Dikh dU>mi}]yi>utuek]uh A diie]e ay]L[ n} Ep]e p>icymu]yi>utin]uh ek]c{ui mut]yv>ueT xW]>h A zpEdsu x]D]>fm}]etyi>utin]uh v}tum]pu]Eyuemu vic]>h ay]L[ aDikmu]yi >ui}. `iuh ek]c{uiyuh kUuk]>uh ciE]L aviTiuh xW>i]ru]yi>utuek][ kurec{]>u Byh |}]ti>uumi}. ~etiuh A x]DumnuSYN ek]zp viu kiiy |>unUic{iV]nh >Upyuh mTiyil evc{uek][ tnic{]f[ pureetu pr]l k<iE}]. m]i ~kEdsh pkuti v<iy]yE]L,ek]c{ui v<iyil niluu]yi>uu. >]ztiy]yi>utin]l dUe>vc{u k]fu tinuh Ariyutinuh k<ii}. ae}il A m]i
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dUe>evc{ute v<im]riE]kum]yi>uu. zgHi<yueT si ek]e] `E] atien]umiTy]yi}. avR p>x[p>h p>icit M]>]yi>utin]uh ni]vie evic{h kuEre\]yi>utu ek]uh aTuukUTiyE]L >uEp>uh tili]riu. aE]L A m]iy[u]y Byvuh vYxnvuh `ztm]ztemu pry]N zpy]xh. ek]c{ui: t]niE]L `vieTE]yiv>uu? m]i: w]N Au<Ey]h Ep]yi p>iky]f[. ek]c{ui: ek]zp ek]Tu]n]Ef]? m]i: aet. ek]c{ui: `]l te ky{il pfh k]fumE}]. `zt >Up yu[? mTiI k]fe. |tuEk[ m]i Ouh mi]et viSn]yi niu. ek]c{ui: Ouh mTiE tEu, at]fu n}t[. ae}il ariy]me}]. ek]c{uiyueT xVB]vh t]N mni]i yiute}? m]i Evgh mTiIeyTuu ek]c{uiyueT ky{il ek]Tui[ |>unUiytu[ `u pru. "`zteyium]ke" `u pr[ ek]c{ui mTiiyuhek][ Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. kh! x]Duv]y A m]iyueT pie iti `u pryuu. pfEm] Ep]yi, \pjIvnvuh muiyE}]. n]iEk>h kTh v]iyvRu ek]Tu]nutu ek]Tu]etyi>u]l piey y]e visVxic{u v}v>uh v}tuh ek]TuuEm]? kTh ki]et y]y]l \pjIvninu Ever m]Rvumi}e}]. |et}]h vic]>ic{u m]i jIvvm]yiu nT[ O>uviDh ay]ueT viiei. viv>em}]h B]>YEy]Tu pru. >uEp>uh kUTi ve> En>mi>uu ptuh pru viS]dic{u. OTuh ay]ueT B]>Y, pfh
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Ep]ytuEp]e, niueT jIvN Ep]yi}E}]. atute B]gYh. nmue]>utuu pu>yiTmutu n]ee AReiuh pfyem<uti pfh v]i kThv]iEyTu ek]Tu]nutu ek]Tuu tIRfh. ae}il En>i}]venu Ep>ukiuemu m]ztm}, nueT \pjIvnvuh muumE}]. pfyem<uti v]u kTh eedvkYpek][ O>uk][ tIR]N xhgtiyueil tIR]h. v}viDvuh pis ek]Tuuek]i>u]l En>uEkTu kUT]et k<i]me}]. ~etiuh a]<h k<ic{u nmuu kiT]h. En>h ve>yDikm]yi `u pru. vYxnhek][ m]iy[[ a]<h Evfemu Et]iyi}. B]>YyueT niRbh nimih ay]L a]<h k<ic{uevu v>ui Ep]yikiTukyuh ecy[tu. vic]>h nimih ay]Lu Ene> \rvuh vi}. O]E>] mEn]>]jYvuh vic]>ic{ute O>uviDh En>h evuic{uevE pry]nuU. piEdivxhte m]i te pu>yiTh pfyem<uti AvsYmu pfh v]i kTem}]h vIi. viuh n]iEk>h kTm]yie v]i ek]zp]evuh A>hBic{u. aen pu ptinWu divxh k<i[ O>u divxh xY]xmyh m]i vIie |ryu ci mEn]>]jYL vic]>ic{uek]i>iuE]L AE>] O>]L pTi kyri v>utuku. En>h |>uiuTiytin]l at]>]ef[ AdYh ay]L[ mni]yi}. A mnuSYN aTuu ecE]L ek]c{ui y]efu mni]yi. m]i mnriy]et aEy{]! `e]>u niviiEy]TukUTi p>izBmic{u epeefIu. ek]c{ui: EH! Ouh p>izBmiE. w]N te \pzdvi ]n]yiu vt}. tE]T[ |]e]>u divxh v]iy pfh t>]n]yi]f[ w]N vi>iut[. p]vevn]y te pfh apH>ifemu w]N vic]>iui}. aeniu kurc{u pfin[ AvsYmu]yi>uu. Ever m]Rgem]umu]k] tin]l tE]T[ v]ie]u Ep]yt]f[. |e `niu kurc{u pfh kii. |ni te pfh t>]etyi>iutu s>iy}E}], `u vic]>ic{u ek]uvt]f[. |t] te mTiIyuh pfvuh.
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atil xVlph kUTutu]yi>iuh. atu t]nu ecy[t \pk]>inu zptiPm]yi>ie `u pru mTiI m]iyueT muNpil evc{iu ek]c{ui aE]Le |ri E]vukyuh ecy[tu. m]i mTiIeyTu<ic{[ `iEn]iy E]L aUru >Upyu]yi>uu. aE]L m]iy[u]y xE]Sh, ek]c{ui pfhv]ie]u Ep]yE]<u]y x]pii>iyiDikm]yi>uu. pie ay]L A auru >Upy[uh kUTi n]iEk>h v]i ek]zp evi kc{vTh ecy[tu. aen O>u ek]}h k<iE]L pu>yiTiNEml ]pic{uh a}]etyumu]yi>u xk kTuh tIR[ Ayi>i c{iV]nh>Up m]iy[u xVm]yiute eekvsmu]yi. pie ay]L atuek]u mury[u ek]zpkc{vTh ecy[tuek]i>uu. `inu ve>ryuu kurc{uk]h ek][ A m]i k]Epin[ Ouh ew>umi}] O>u niyi]yi. |tie k]>fBUtN xtYxn]y ek]c{uiy]efu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. |en aEnkmgtikL ek]c{uiyueT xH]yhek]u xM]>]yiIRiu[. ek]c{ui nimih d]>izdYh tIRv>]y p kuTuhb]R k]yhkuh, k]Riki, kI>i]T[, mutukuh mut]y il |E]<uh n} itiyile |>iuumu[. avR[ ek]c{uieyuric{u ni, |uh av>ueT mnilniu m]uEp]yiumi}.

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vTuhkUR >]jvhsie O>u s]K]R O>u k]u ~um]nUR t]Uil EcR eeku< ` u t]mxic{i >uu. ave> a]u x]D]>fm]yi 'eeku< tu>]M]R `]fu pruvi>ut[. avieT niu O>u tu>]iey O>u<(eckE>i)tu>]N xhbh ecy[tuek]u Ep]yi >uu. au< tu>]M]R zb]f>]yi>uuvE}]. my] zb]f>il mUy]L m]zth xVj]tiyil viv]Hh ecy{ukyuh muve>}]h zb]f>il t]f j]ti]>ueT x[ztIke xhbh ecy{uky]fE}] ptiv[. O>u k]u aue< EjY]nujM]>]yiu >u tu>]M]>u]yi>uu. av>il >]mn]fu eeku< >]iey xhbh ecy[tu ek]u Ep]yt[. `iuh kurc{u k]h k<iE]L aEHinu mUuh >]jY]DiptYvuh vRic{u. a]u A tu>]N xV>]jYil 'puiuu' ` Edsh te zpiytmy]y >]iu |d]nm]yi ek]Tuu. avieT O>u Bvnmu]i ek]Tu[ A >]iEyyuh x]nEyuh p]Ric{u. A tu>]e k]h k<iiuh A tu>]iyuh muh avieT te t]mxic{i>uu. A Edse nikuti pi>i]nu aDik]>h aviETy[u]yi>utu kUT]et aviTue BR]v]yi>u tu>]N aviETy[u D]>]h pfh ek]Tuukyuh ecy[ti>uu. atin]l avieT Evtien]uh O>u buimuuh \]yi>ui}. kuiM]R, BZtYM]R, p>ic]>ik m]R, k]>YM]R mut]yv>uh D]>]mu]yi>uu. sh ek]Tu]N Evu mutueu k]l Exvi]n]ukL D]>]mu]kumE}]. atin]l >]i y]pURvh Evu pdvikE]TukUTiy]fu avieT t]mic{i>ut[. |ienyi>iu k]]fu ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]j]v[ au< >]j]vum]yi yuh A>hBic{t[. A yuil au< >]j]v[ p>]jitn]yiI>uemu ~kEdsh tIRc{y]yE]E<uh, ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]jvie eexnYh puiuiEukUTiTu
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v} \pzdvvumu]iEyuEm] `u vic]>ic{u >]iy[u p>izBmvuh, Byvumu]yi, '~t]y]uh |ni |viTue t]mxh azt suBm]yi v>ukyi}. k<iyu Evgil eeku<y[u Ep]kfh' `u >]i tIRc{eTuukyuh A viv>h k]>YM]e> D>iic{u Evuet}]h ty{]r]uv]N ch ekukyuh ecy[tu. a]u puiuil viy Dnv]M]>]y n]yM]R muUril>h vIuk]>u]yi>uu. |o n]yM]>}]et x]m]nYh Ep]e A dii]>umu]yi>ui}u te pry]h. nzx]fim]im]R n]E] aEW] kuTuhb]>u]yi>uu eviuh ave>}]h au kUiEv ecy[tu aEH]vZi k<iu agtik]yi>uu. >]iu >]jY]DiptYh kUTiyu ]yi>utin]l avieTyu xkjnuh >]iyueT AyiuLe]fu avieT t]mxic{i>ut[. >]iyueT BR]v]y >]j]v[ tIeuEp]ytie EsSvuh A >]jpiey uric{u Biyuh bHum]nvuh ARuh kuri>ui}. `iuh >]i y]zt niyic{i>iuuevu EkE]L, a]hve> avRu Evi zp]ftY]gh ecy[v]N Ep]uh ty{]r]yi>u A n]yM]>ueT B]vh m]ri. tueT >]Dik]>ifiy]yi>u >]i >]jYh viu Ep]kuu `u Ek]l Ou ecu k]ffemE] t]l k<iyu xH]yL ecy[tuek]TufemE] Et]u tu xV]B]vikm]fE}]. `]l Adiiu n]yM]Ru A vk okik vic]>em]umu]yi}. avieT kUeT]mxic{i>u BZtYM]R Ep]yi >u vWikL ek]uvu avieTyu]yi>u B>fi, p]ztL mut]y x]m]ne}]h O>u vWiyi]i. \Ten puh pfm]yiu]yi>uet}]h `Tuuh ek]u te x]nE]Tu kUTi >]i me vWiyiuh ecu kyri. aE]E<uh BZtYM]>uh `vieTey] ep]y[u, p>ic]>k M]R, kuiM]R mut]yv>uh BZtYM]R Ep]y purek Ep]yi. kihbHun]? >]iyuh aviTue x]nuh m]zth avieT EsSic{u. xH]yinu Aukuh vWi]>uem}]h v>uemu vic]>ic{u avR ve> En>h A vWiyil En]ie]i>uu. Ae>yuh ki}. En>h eevkiuTukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L
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>]iy[u Byvuh vYxnvuh vRic{utuTi. '|osV>]! |ve>}]h kUTi `e ctiuky]yi>iuEm]'? `u pru A >]i kuErE k>utuTi. ayueT muKB]vh m]ri E]L me}]h kUE]eT k>u tuTi. n]u vyu mutl pu vyuve> zp]ym]y mU]u kuik}]et zp]yh tik v>]yi A >]iyueT mi]>umu]yi>ui}. >]i O>uviDh te vYxne \ie]tuukyuh kuike xm]D]neTuu kyuh ecy[ti[ te mU puzten avieT xmIpu]yi>u n]yRgZHie}]h pryc{u ave> ey]e viiic{u. av>il x[ztIk]ke pu>uSM]>]ke yet]>u>uh vi}. `um]ztm},A >]jkum]>N ecu viic{i[ av>]>uh miiytu Ep]umi}. pie >]i A kum]>ene ci m]ivITukil pryc{u. avieTey]e ecu En]iyiu Ae>yuh ktu Ep]umi}. A viv>vuh kum]>N mTivu pru. aE]L >]i t]N niH]yyiIRuevu tIRc{y]i. >]vie \ofuk<ic{u vWiyil kyriy kuike}]h visu ek]u Ific{u k>u tuTiyi>iuu. xU>YN ax[tmi]r]yi>I uu. |ni `e]>u gtiy]fIsV>]! Ak]eT Api]yE}] `u pru >]i vIuh k>u tuTi. atu kE]L kuikueT k>c{il Ou kUTi vRic{u. |ien ave>}]v>uh kUTi k>uek]i>uE]L xVh dUe> kUTi n]u m]im]R kTu Ep]kutu ki[ >]i te puztene][ ave> viiic{u. avR aTuu vE]L >]iey k]fukyuh t]fu et]<utuek][ '|E]L |vieT yieney<uiyi>iuet]fu `u Ec]dic{u. >]i xhgtike}]h pru ave> D>iic{tie EsSh '~tuviDvuh niL k<iyutuh Evgil `eyuh `e kuikeyuh eekue< ek]uec]fh. atinu niLu `u Evf emiuh t>]h `u pru. atu Eku m]im]R Ouh kic{u tie}iuh aviETy[u Evi `uh ecy[v]N aTiyL ty{]r]f[. viEsSic{uh |o itiyil aTiy]l k<iyutu
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ecy[ti}il pie mnuSY>]yi jIviuetin]f[? aviTu e Ec]r]fu aTiyL |tuve> tiiut[. atu c]uh mrukyi}. `]l kic{u O>> n]<ik Ou mifh. aTiyL En>h evuE]L kUiEvy[u viTek]t]f[. |u k>i]Ti AH>ic{ii}. atin]l fil kurc{u k>i]Tievh em]iek]u viTek]]h. kic{ k]>Yh aTiy L ~i>iuu. atinu y]et]>u vYtY]xvuh v>uukyi} `u pru Ep]yi. \Ten avR n]u Ep>uh AH]>vuh k<ic{u vu vWikil |o>u EpR kyri. vWi nI]r]yE]L suHZdyy]y A >]i vYxn]zk]y]yi k>uek][ '`IsV>]! |o diiu n]yM]e>}]h nsic{u Ep]Ef. m]im]e>}]h xkEzsyukE]Tu kUTivRic{u v>ikyuh ecy{Ef' `u priu Ape]uh kUT]et te pURv{gZHil ece]n]yi |osV>en zp]Ric{u. y]et]>]pinuh |Ty]k]et piEdivxh ati>]vie vWikL eeku<TviTuu. >]iyuh muh k>y[iri; >]jmi>iEuEp]yi. tEdivxh Bfh k<i]etyi>uti n]l avRu ve> Ifmu]yi>uu. atin]l \Ten avR kurc{u Bfh k<ic{u. aE]E<y[uh vWi]>]y m]im]>uh eeku< \]yi>u BZtYM]>uh kUTi x]m]ne}]h cumu Ek]yi]i. >]i A m]im]Ru Ekmm]yi Bfh ek]Tuiukyuh avR vic]>ic{i>util ve> aDikh pfvuh x]nuh ek]Tuu xE]Siic{yukyuh ecy[tu. >]i puiuilniu Ep]yiu aDikh tmxiy]et te ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]j]v[ au< >]jYvuh aet]Tu kUTi puiuuh piTic{Ti xV>]jYE]TuEcRu. A >]iyueT s]pvuh anuzgHvuh nimih k]zkEmf puiuiu]yi>u n]yRkuTuhbe}]h nsiukyuh m]im]e>}]h vRiukyuh ecy[tu. |E]L puiue u n]E] aEW] n]yR kuTuhbL m]ztEmyuu. A kuTuhb]e>}]h nitYvZiu Ep]uh vkyi}]et agtikum]f[. avieTyiE]L nzx]fi
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m]im]>ueT vITukL muUriDikmu[. A vIuk]>il miv>uh viy Dnv]M]>um]f[. puiuiu n]yM]>ueT aDptn inuh ApukLuh k]>fh eeku< >]iyueT s]pm] efu aTu k]u p]<UR kfiy]>ueT zps[nviDiyu] yiu[.

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36. O>Rnie yui


x[ztIkL viEvksUnYkuh duRm]Rc]>ifikuh BRtZ suzsUS]vimuKikuh AyiE]kut[ av>ueT BR]M]>ueT ek]>ut]y[kek]]ef]fE}] mH]M]>ueT aBizp]yh. 'Ey]S]Ed]Sh mZS] y kyti viduES H! tx[eem nmx[Et' `e]>u mHdVcnmu]yiutuh |o aBizp]yil ni] fE}]. `]l, pu>uSM]R duRm]Rc]>ik]yiDURTic{u nTu t[ av>ueT B]>Ym]>]y x[ztIkueT ek]>ut]y[k ek]] efuh nihsyh pry]vut]fu. v]x[tvh vic]>ic{]l n} tETmu O>u pu>uSnu te B]>Yey BRtZsuzsUS]ni>tyuh p]tizvtYniyuvum]yi>u]N `ztE]h k<iyuEm] atil ptiMT[, O>u x[ztI n} eevdg[Ymuv]fil avueT BR]vien ~kpt[nIzvtE]TukUTi xM]Ril nT]N k<iyuemutinu xhsymi}. |ni x[ztIkL duRm]Rc]>ifikuh pu>uSM]R duRm]Rc]>ikum]yiI>u tie k]>fh viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. |tinu >inuh dZ]h nueT n]uk]>ueT |Tyil te D]>]mutuek][ |tinuEvEr etiev]uh Evfemuh Et]ui}. `iuh |tinu dZ]m]yi Ekiu Oee>tiHYh |vieT pruek]uu. p[ |Tiyie O>u viy tu>]N aviTue Edsv<ikil O]y 'k}U]r' ` diil Ep]yi t]mxic{i>uu. viv]Hh ecy[tiu]yi>uu `iuh k}U]r O>u b]vmu] yi>utin]l aviTuu |TilEp]yi t]mxiuk ptivi}. viv]Hxhb]y zkiyke}]h k<itie EsSh avi Tuu aRjneet]iie}}, k]fukEp]uh \]yiuE] `u xhsym]f[. |ien kurc{uk]h k<iE]L aviTue b]v jnLe}]h ve> vYxnm]yiIRu. 'viv]Hh k<ic{iu pu pzu ek]}m]yi. |tuve> xtiyu]yii}. >]jtVh
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kUTiyu O>u viy zb]fkuTuhbh xtiyi}]et nsic{uEp]kutu km]fE}]. x]n]Rh v} xlkRuh tuTfh ae}il aviTuee][ OukUTi viv]Hh k<iifemien vic]>ic{u bu]y ci nUti>im]R k}U]reyi viytu>]enu tL ec k]>Yh ariyic{u. AdYh aviTuu |vR pret]uh azt Ad>ic{i}. `iuh nUti>im]R vIuh niRbiuky]l Ou kUTi Evi k<i]emu aviTu[ xtic{u. AdYe aRjnh vYy]y tin]]f[ xtiyu]k]et]yi>uu nU>im]>ueT vic]>h. atin]]f[ avR >]h viv]Hinu azt niRbi c{t[. OTuh viy tu>]N 'n]mini >]mtuh viv]Hh ecy{f emil AdYe aRjnie xthEvfmE}]. aetien y]f[? `niy[u avE>]T[ Ec]di]N k<iyukyi} `u pru. aE]L nUti>im]R 'ak]yie xth wL v]i e]]h. atien]uh zpy]xmi}.' `u pru. `]l nueT k]>Yen kUTi ayy[]h. ak]yil niu anuvdi u ph A viv>h k]>YEn]Tu pryc{]l \Ten n]h aE]uv>]h `u viytu>]nuh pru. aien xtic{u nUti>im]>uh k]>Ynuh kUTi pure[ |Tiyil `i. O>u d]xi muK]i>h viv>h ak]yie D>iiukyuh anuv]dh Ec]diukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L A aRjnh '|vieT xtiyu]Ektu atY]vsYm]fu. atu `niu ve> AzgHmu k]>Ym]f[. atin]l aviTuu >]mtuh viv]Hh k<iutinu `niu pURxtm]f[. `]l O>u k]>Yh kUTi `niu AzgHmu[. |ni Evik<iueiuh n}tuEp]e j]tkh En]i Evfh. Oien vu, |ni v>>utE}]. `e j]tkhEp]uve> viv]Hh ecy[ttuek]u zpEy]jnmi}. aviTu[ k}U]r t]mxic{]l |vieT xtiyu]kfh. aienyu j]tkmuil atu En]i Evfh |ni viv]Hh k<i]N' `u pru. |tu EkE]<]fu xhgti `}]vRuh mni]yt[. k]>YN \TenEp]yi k}U]ryil ecu
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ak]yil prtuEp]e viy tu>]e aTul ariyic{u. |tu EkE]L tu>]e mnil Ey], autEm], mnx[t]pEm] `e}]m]fu]yetu aviETu te ariy]h. `etiuh |o aRjnie yui Ekiu m]zt Ep]uh t]mxiy]et viytu>]N Eb]ukyri |Tiyi ei t]mxm]yi. A aRjnie buigufvuh BRZ suzsUS]x]mRYvuh muh ek]u mnuyic{u Ep]ky]l pie >]h viv]Hie zpxhghEp]umu]yi}. k}U]ry[u Ep]kfem AzgHvuh nic{u. mury[u gZH]zsmh anuic{uek][ |Tiyil t]mxvum]yi. aien O>u ek]}h k<iyutinu muNpu aviETy[u O>u puztx]nh \]vukyuh ecy[tu. pie aviTuu ajIvn]h A niyil te t]mxic{i>uu `uh A aRjnil niuh aEnkh x]nL aviET[ \]yi `uh Eki>iuu. A aRjn eE]e yuiyum]yi xhB]Sfh ecy[tuh BipURvh BRZsuzsUSecy[tuh p]tizvtYniEy]TukUTiyi>uu nueT Ek>Iyx[ztIke}]v>uh tueT BR]M]e> duRm]Ril viT]et til AxciM]>]iIR[ BRZxuK E]Tuh xlx]n]BE]Tuh kUTi xuKm]kuhvh vxie.

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37. p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil


O>il O>u nUti>i viv]Hh k<ifemu niyic{u j]tkh En]i]n]yi ci x[ztIj]tkuh, te j]tkvuh ek][ p]<UR kfiy]>ueT aTul ecu.kfiy]R j]tk e}]h v]i Ak]eT OuEn]Iu tu>]niE]L viv]Hi n]yi \X]Hifemi}, aviET[ |E]L viy zgHi<] m]f[. O>u ek]}inkh aviTuu tIeuEp]kuem]fUj]tkh ek]u k]fut[. atin]l j]tkh En]femil O>u ek]}h k<iiumti. |o zgHi< nIikifemil atinu tv mu pufYkRemeiuh ecy{fh. atzt `um}E}]' `u pru. |tu EkE]L nU>iu x]m]nYiDikh vYxnmu]yi eyutu prEyti}E}]. aEHh |tinu mrupTiy]yi Ouh mi]et |riE]yi. aE]E<uh En>h xYy]yi tuTi ytin]l pu<yil |ri kuic{u O>u nU>i |}u Ep]yi a]<vuh k<ic{u avieT kiTu. te m>feuric{u vic]>hnimih nU>iu >]zti yil kiTiu \rh vi}. aEHh avieT kiTuek]u |o zgHi<nI]N `]fu ecEy{etu vic]>ic{u tuTi. aEHh vic]>ic{u vic]>ic{[ OTuh O>u Ezth pfiyic{u sivzpti k<iic{[ avieT nitYnid]nh, m]xviEsSh, AviEsSh mut]yvy[u Evu mutl ek]TuE]emu niyiukyuh atinu mutl te mn[h ek][ nIivy[ukyuh ecy[tu. piEdivxh >]vie aEHh vIuh kfiy]>ueT aTul ecu te Ayuienuric{u Ou kUTi ciic{u pryfemu pru. kfiy]R vIuh En]iyE]L aEHinu dIRG]yuE>Y]gh k]fuky]l, tu>ene] vut]y pufYkRmh ecy[ti>iut]yi k]fuu[, |ni ByeT]en]umi}.
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aviET[ dIRG]yuE>Y]gh xiic{i>iuu. |ni \Ten viv]Hh nT]h `u pryukyuh, j]tkh En]i ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh t]N niyic{ pufYkRmh x]Dic{tinu EsSm}]et viv]Hh k<iy[ui}u nU>i tIRc{y]i. a]u p]<UR te tc{us]x[ztnipufnuh Ey]gYnu m]y O>u tc{N (As]>i) \]yi>uu. nU>i ave aTul ecu eevu ep>uhtZE]vilEp]e O>u Ezth pfi k<iiEiyi>iuuevuh, atiEu O>u kfu \]u kyuh ]nh niyiukyuh pfinTic{u t>ikyuh ecy{f emu pru. tc{N azpk]>h ecy{]emu xtiukyuh, eevu ep>uhtZE]vilEztie AkZtiey]ic{u kfu]ukyuh, Ezth pfiyutinu pURv{v]Hiniy]y (ki<E]u O<uku) p]<UR pu<yueT vu O>u ]nh k]fukyuh, avieT A kf[ Oic{u O>h pfi tIRukyuh ecy[tu. nU>i avieT sivzpti, ksh, mut]yv nTukyuh, O>u mH]Eztil Evu aWu pUj, mUu sIEvi, nvkh, pWgvYh mut]yv, zptidinh nTutinuh, m]xviEsSh, AviEsSh mut]yvy[u Evu vx[tuvk kL A Edve vky[]yi ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>m]f[ p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil Eztmu]yt[. A Ezth eevu ep>uhtZE]vil Eztie AkZtiyil tey]f[ |E]<uh k]feTut[. |ni |o Ezth xhbic{u ci viEsSL pry]nu[. av t]e< kuriy[uu. p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil Ezth pfi nTiy tc{ fiN n} kfn]yi>uuevu muNpu priuE}]. atin]ven EztLu kfu niyiutinuh ]nh k]fUtinuh mum]yi p il niuh AukL ek]uEp]vuk ptiv]yi>uu. Ezth pfi tuTiy]l atu mu<uvn]yi ksh k<iyutuve> zpD]n tc{N pUfUl D>ifemuh o>h ecy{i]N p]Ti}uh OE>R]TuE}]. atin]l |o tc{fiN `uh pUfUl D>ic{uek]uh, o>h
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ecy{i]tyum]f[ |>ui>ut[. Ezth pfiu zp]D]nYh vHic{u ek]i>i]n}]et avnu xmyh kiiyi>ui}. ave cumtyil O>u u O>h pfi tuTiy]l atu mu<uvN Akutinu muNpu Ever n]u diil tuTuh. atin]vN `uh t]Tiyuh tyuh vRi ek]uh pUfUl D>ic{u ek]umi>uu. ave EdHh evuu cuvuh tTic{u>uuh xVh kuTvyEr]TukUTiytum]yi>uu. k]<[cyil avN n} zsIm]nuh, EtjxViyuh Ak]eT Ey]gYnum]yi>unu. |et}]h ek]uh |venkiu p>icymi}]vR O>]YN nU>iy]fu eti>iuk x]D]>fvum]yi>uu. |o tc{fien O>il O>u ainu ]nh En]i niyi]n]yi k]yhkuu >]j]vie knzpk]>h AukL vu O>u Et]fiyil kyi ek]uEp]yi. A Et]fi Evn]u k]yi]yE]L etu niu vTE][ O>uEb]u v>utu ku. A Eb]il pU>]Thpir sn]y eckE>i(au<) >]j]v]yi>uu. Eb]uh Et]fiyuh til OTuE]L te >]j]v[ tc{fien k]fUkyuh visin]y O>u zb]f Ezsn]fu tIRc{eTui Eb]inku `fIu ni[ukyuh ecy[tu. >]j]vien ku tc{nuh Et]fIyil `fIu niu. Eb]uh Et]fiyum]yi n}Ep]e aTuE]L >]j]v[ tc{En]T[ 'A>]f[' `u Ec]dic{u. vii vii A A A>]f[ `]fu Ec]dic{t[. tc{finuh viiyi>utin]l a a aTiyN t t t tc{n]fu `u pru. |tu EkE]L |vN te]L ABij]tYmu AYM]>i]e>ium]yi>iuemu vic]>ic{u zb]fn]y t]N xbHum]nh `fIu niuEp]ytiu kuitvuh, tc{nuh vii vii prtu te p>iHxic{] efu vic]>ic{u]y Ek]pvuh >]j]vinu xHivy{]ety]yi. \Ten aEHem]>u v]um]yi A Et]fiyil c]Ti kyrukyuh tc{e k<uu evimuric{u k]yil |Tukyuh ecy[ti[ Ep]Ekiyi>u diiEu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu.
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A divxh p]<UR ep>uhtZE]viil \c{sIEvie<u ic{[ AdYe zpdiifh ki<[e nTyil AyE]L mti, ake<uic{u nT pUe. `e tc{N m>ic{i>iuu; `niu atuek]u vYxnh xHivy{]etyum]yi>iuu `e]>s>I>iv]u EkLeu. |tu p]<UR tZE]vil Bgv]e a>u]T]fu visVxic{u \Ten ake<uiu kyuh nT pUukyuh ecy[tu. |E]<uh avieT \c{ sIEviu O>u zpdiifEm ptivuu. p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil Eztil ptiv]yi niEvdYh vkyy[uh mumu a>iyu ek]Tuuk mut]y zpvZikL nTutinu O>u mUtu]yi>uu. aEHinu Eztil niuh p anuBvuh Ad]yuh niyic{iu]yi>uu. aEHh viy ctu>hgE]>uk]>n]yi>uu. ctu>hgh vc{u aEHh pe>yuh Et]iukyum]E>]Tuh Et]l]ti>iukyuh ecy[ttin]l ctu>hgil te Et]iutinu BUE]ki ]>umi} O>H aEHinu ks]yitIRu. aienyi>iu k][ A Eds]>nuh kurUR ` |}E>um]y O>u nU>iyuh |o mUtuh kUTi O>u divxh ctu>hgh vy[ukyuh, nU>i mUtien Et]iukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L mUt[ 'O>u v>kUTi vy[uky]fil w]N aey Et]iuh `u pru. 'Et]ic{i}, mUtien w]N Et]iuky]f[ ecy[tetiE]' `u nU>i Ec]dic{u. 'aien v>iky]fil `niu |o Eztiu avk]sL mu<uvn]yuh w]ny[[ O<iutE]h' `u mUtu pru. azpk]>h mUtiene]u xtYh ecy{iic{ tie EsSh nUti>i mUtiEn]TukUTi vIuh ctu>hgh vy[ukyuh, mUtien Et]iukyuh ecy[tu. mUtu xtYzpk]>h Eztie xk avk]suh nUti>iu O<iu ek]Tui[ kuTuhbxHith A Edsu niuh ep]y[u. atin]l |E]<uh p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil Eztil mUti}. mUtu nTivi>u zpvZike}]h
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|E]L kurU>unUti>iyueT AL]>]y ci>]fu nTi v>ut[. mUtinu]y anuBve}]h EdvxVil niu kurU>u nUti>i[ ek]Tuuv>uu[. p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil Eztti>umuu ve> p<mu t]y O>u v>ip}]v[ |E]<uh niluu[. atu]yet] efu O]Ryuv>]yi A>uh A diii}. viy vEy] vZM]E>]Tu Ec]dic{]uh avRu O]Ryu k]h mutl aten avieT niluuupryuh. atien 'kI<[E]ku v>i' `]fu `}]v>uh pru v>ut[. A p}]vie Agmnekuric{u e`tiHYh ~vuh >xk>m]f[. O>il p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vie ksuTL mu]n]yi Eztil zpvRi]>ie]>]L pu<yil ek]uEp]yi. A kUil O>u xVRuTh \]yi>uu. atu Eztil ptiv]yiu nvkinu zbuTm]yi \pEy]giut]yi >uu. A kuTh muiyE]L ky{il niu eti evil Ep]vukyuh pu<yil t]fuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten A k<k]>N 'aEy{]! ep]uTh Ep]yE}]' `u pru Ail c]Timui. kuTh t]fuEp]kutu ay]Lu k]f]m]yi>uu. `iuh piTi]N piyi}. atin]l ay]uh kuTie pi]e Ep]yi. aien ve> t]e< ecE]L evmvx]ni ukyuh aviTem]>u k>zpEds]m]yi k]feTukyuh ecy[tu. avieT kuer AukL kUTi c<h tiu ek]i>iuky] yi>uu. avR |o mnuSYen kE]L O>u tuh c<h ay]Lu ti]n]yi ek]Tuukyuh atiu ku>uev}]h ti>iek ~ifemu pryukyuh ecy[tu. ay]L A c<h tiu En]i. atie m]Du>Yh ax]D]>fm]yi ay]Lu Et]i. azt viEsSe c<h ay]L atinu muNp[ O>iuh tiii}]yi>uu. `]y]uh |tie O>u ku>u tieyTuu nueT diil ek]uEp]kfh `u ay]L niyiyuh, avieTyuv>riy]et O>u ku>u muinTiyil Oic{uvy[ukyuh ecy[tu. pie A mnuSYN ep]uTvuemTu[
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avieT \]yi>uvE>]T[ y]ztyuh pru ti>ic{u Ep]>ukyuh p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil Eztie kTvil te vu kyrukyuh ecy[tu. ay]L Em]ic{u ek]u Ep] cu>u ku<ic{iu muic{u]iy p}]vieny]fu |E]L 'kI<[E]ku v>i' `u pruEp]>ut[. |en aEnkh viEsSE]Tu kUTiyt]fu p]<UR ep>uhtZE]vil `u pru ek][ |o \pnY]xe avx]niic{uek]uu.

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38. p]n]>ueT B]>YyueT p]tizvtYh


v>>uci `u zpxin]y zb]fEzsn[ O>u pryiyil niuh pzu mL jnic{u `uh A mL 'EmE]iEH]ztI >jknuiynURc{nuh pie vE]N v]yi}]uiN vTut m>uvuh n]yR k]>y[l m]t] ecE EkuukUN ep>iy ti>uv>e<uh p]fn]>uh EnE> n]>]yfzB]numuTnkvUR c]nuh p]n]>uh' Aefuh muh zpxim]fE}]. |o pzu Ep>il v]yi}uien O<ic{u ptien]u Ep>uh av>ueT ac{e zs]h aiEH]ztikueT |}u kUTi O>umic{]fu nTuk ptievutuh zpxim]f[. aien O>il `}]v>uh avieT kUTi zs]h k<itie EsSh ptien]u Ep>uh O>u u Bfin]yii>uu. aE]L aiEH]ztikueT aRjnh mTic{u. |vRu viiek]Tu]N v>]N xVh pie aiEH]ztikL viiukyuh ve> niRbiukyuh ecy[t E]L aRjnh O>u kuTyuemTuuek][ A Ey[u vu. atu k[ p]n]R '|etin]fu' Ec]dic{u. aE]L aiEH]ztikL '|tu ptizvtm]>ueT DRm]f'u 'ptizvt m]Ru p>pu>uSM]e> k]]N p]Ti}uh muh pru. \Ten p]n]R '|et]uh ptizvt]DRm}. zb]fx[ztIkLu ptizvt]DRmh `]l `]fute ariu kUT]. ptizvt]DRvuh p]tizvtYvuh |>iutu kuTyiuh putiu em]um}. |E]L ptizvt]DRe s>iy]yi anuiu O>u x[ztI `e ekiyveE]e E]kii}' `u pru. atu Ek[ aiEH]ztikL c]ikLu p]tizvtYEm] ptizvt]DRm ]nEm] v}tumuE]? p]n]R prtu su axhb
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m]f[' `u pru. pie avR >uEp>uh ptizvt]DRe i ve> v]dzpdiv]dL nTiytie EsSh aiEH]zti kueT aRjniEn] p]n]>ueT ekiyvLE] ptizvt] ]nmuetu Eb]YeTuiek]Tu]emu pru p]n]R aiEH]ztike viic{uek][ xVgZHiEu Ep]yi. avieT `iy \Ten p]n]R B]>Yey viic{u '|vieT `zt en}i>iuu[? `u Ec]dic{u. B]>Y aWiT<iyu[ `u pru. \Ten p]n]R atil pkuti ene}Tu[ kui a>iy]i evc{uek]uv>uv]N pru. tlfh B]>Y Ep]yi en}u kui a>iy]i vc{u Ec]ruhek]u vu. aE]L p]n]R A Ec]ru |o kuyiiE[ `u pru. avL Ouh mTiy[]et aien te ecy[tu. \Ten p]n]R EsSmi>iu en}uh kui a>iy]i Ec]ru vc{uek]uv>uv]N pru. p]n]R pieyuh Emlzpk]>h A Ec]ruh kuyil |E]N pru. aE]<uh Ouh eevmnxYh |}]et avL A Ec]ruh kuyil |u. p]n]Ru ve> d]>izdYh Ayi>uu. ay]UeT B]>Y au Bfh k<ic{i>ui}. A aWiT<i en}]et avieT en}uh a>iyuh |>iuu]yi>ui}. A } en}il niuh kuer `Tuu kivc{u]emu vic]>ic{u avL atin]yi A>hBic{ xmy]fu aiEH]ztiyuh p]n]>uh kUTi avieT `iyt[. |en Oe Ayi>uiuh p]n]>ueT B]>Y te BR]v[ prtu Ep]e Esh mTi]et ecy[tu. |ztyuh k<itie EsSh aiEH]ztiyuh p]n]>uh kUTi avieT niuh pureu. ti>iey aiEH]ztiyueT |}ei. \Ten p]n]R 'w]N ecy{ic{Ep]e |viTue aRjniene]uh ecy{iuk. w]N k]fe' `u pru. \Ten aiEH]ztikL aRjne viic{u >iT<i ene}Tu[ kui a>iy]i evc{uek]uv>uv]N pru. atuEk[ aRjnh |vieT a>i |>iuuE}], pie `in]f[ |E]L en}u kuut[? `u Ec]dic{u.
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aiEH]ztikL ve> niRbic{i[ aRjnh mnuEkeT]Tu kUTi muKh vIRic{u pirupiruuek][ Ep]yi ene}Tuukui a>iy]i vc{uek]uvu. aE]L aiEH]ztikL A Ec]ru kuyiE[ |E]N pru. atuEk[ aRjnh `] EH! avieTy[u zB]uE]? Ec]ru evruet kyutu te kh. viEsSic{uh w]N ve> zpy]xe[ en}u kui a>iy]i evc{u]i ek]uv Ec]ru kuyil kyukEy]? |tu viy xTh tey]f[. `uh muh O]e>] tRL pruek]u niu. OTuh aiEH]ztikueT niRbzpk]>h aRjnh A Ec]ru kuyiEu |u. \Ten aiEH]ztikL |niyuh >> |T<i ene}Tuukui a>iy]i vc{u ek]u v>U `u pieyuh pru. aE]L aRjnh aviETu zB]u tey]f[. |o ek]u t]ien]e tu]N w]N A}]. axhbh pryukeyuvc{]l atien]>vx]nmi}]ety]y]l viSmm]f[ `upru akEuEp]yi. aiEH]ztikL niRbpURv{h ve> viic{iuh aRjnh purEu vi}. aE]L p]n]R |t]Ef] ptizvt]DRh? BR]M]R `u pr]uh xE]SE]TukUTi atu \Ten ecy{uv]fu ptizvt. aien ecy{ut]f[ ptizvt]DRh. atil guf Ed]Scinh ecy[v]nuh, tRh pry]nuh B]>Ym]Ru avk]svuh aDik]>vuh |} `u pru aiEH]ztike xtiic{i[ p]n]R Ep]yi. |o e`tiHYei |E]<u p>iS[k]>ikueTyiTyil ve> aBizp]yvYtY]xmu]Eyuh. `iuh BR]M]R v}tuh pr]l p O<iv[k<ivukuh dux[tRuh pru at[ \Ten ecy{]ti>iu x[ztIkL Ek>il D]>]mueuh atu ptizvtk]y x[ztIkLu EcRt}umutil p]> mu]kuemuEt]ui}. ~etiuh O>u viSyil atiy]y zBmh ek]E] duRv]siek]E], duHm]y mn:x[t]ph ek]E] mE] BR]M]R mtimru zkmviE>]Dm]yi v}tuh zpvRi] n]>hBiukEy] AvsYeTukEy] ecy{u avx>il
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gufEd]SL pru av>ueT mnien pii>ic{u y]x[itm]utinu cumt B]>Ym]Ru[. aieny}]et BR]M]R xVbuiEy]TukUTi `eiuh pr]l \Ten atu ecy{]et v}tuh duRh pryutu B]>Ym]Ru O>iuh yum]yiut}. aienyuve> 'gZHifikL' `u pry]nuh p]Ti}. ave>y]f[ 'EgHb]D'keu prEyt[. p]n]R te B]>YyueT p]tizvtYni `ztm]ztmuu aiEH]ztike dZ]xHith ariyic{t]yi Oee>tiHYhkUTi Ekiu[. O>il aiEH]ztikL p]n]>ueT m]Til ecE]L p]n]R aiEH]ztikLu |>iutinu O>u pkEy] mE] `Tuu ek]Tuutinu B]>Yey viic{u. aE]L avL kifil niuh evh Ek]>iE]u niluky]yi>uu. evvuh p]yuh kUTi kifie mYi]yE]]f[ p]n]R viic{t[. BR]v[ viic{tu Ek \Ten avL kyriEMl niueekviu O]Ti vu. p]yuh kyruh A itiyil te nit}]et kI<[Ep]u Ep]yi}. atuku aiEH]ztikL ve> A>Yeu. p]tizvtYmu]y]iieny]f[. BR]v[ viiu tu Ek]l `ute zpvRic{uek]i>iuky]fiuh atuEpic{i[ BR]vie aTul `ukeyutu ptizvt m]>ueT DRm]f[ `u p]n]R pru. nueT Ek>Iy xEH]d>im]>uh |o e`tiHYueT x]>]hse zgHic{u zpvRiut]y]l avRu Ezsyx[k> m]yi>iut]f[.

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39. >u mH]>]j]M]>ueT xVB]vvYtY]xh


ti>uvnpu>u zsIpn]BxV]miEztie pTi]er nTyilniu mizt]npu>h EztiEu v<iyueT >u vsiuh muN k]il nUti>im]>ueT mL \]yi>uu. A mil O]fu>u[, kum]>n}UR, kiTUR, k]Tmuri mut]y zg]mil niu ti>uvnpu>u mpil jph, |osV> Exv, piEv]>h mut]yv nTutin]yi ecu t]mxi u nUti>im]>]f[ p]Ruvi>ut[. avR >u vsu mil |>uu evi muruiy]l v<iyiE]fu tuuk ptiv[. atuek][ mizt]npu>h Eztil dRsnin]yuh muh Ep]kuvR[ atie sum]yi[ nT]N zpy]xm]yi tIRu. A zpy]xh Ek]vie<uu xmyu mH]>]j] M]Ru \]k]etyi>ui}. `iuh nU>im]e>uric{u BY]d>bHum]nL nimih A>uem]uh pry]rumi}. 1036-]m][ n]TunIiy m]R]vR mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek][ |hkUr]yi>iu k]u O>u divxh zsIpn]BxV]miEztie<ui dRsnh k<ic{tie EsSh mizt]npu>E]yi `<ui. Emr v<iyueT xmIp]y E]L v<iey}]h tul niri>utin]l atie Ep]k]N nivZiyi}]et avieT `<ui niuek][ aTic{uti]e> v>ui A v<iey}]h evTi]i aTic{u tiiukyuh Em]ivieT A>uh tu]ti>iutinuEvi A v<iyueT |>up]RsViuh tuxi nTuviukyuh tuxi[ divxh Et]ruh evem]<ic{uh muh atien >iutinu zpEtYkem]>u s]>en kic{u niymiukyuh ecy[ti[ Ek]vie<uu k<iu ek]]>iEu `<uukyuh ecy[tu. kurc{u xmyh k<iE]L au n]Tu v]fi>u(1022]m][ n]Tu nIiy) xV]titi>un]L >]mvRmH]>]j]v[ ti>umnie Ek]vie<u]yi. aviTu[ pn]BEzt il dRsnh k<iu mizt]npu>h Eztil dRsnin]yi
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`<ui Emlpr v<iyueT aTu]yE]L avieT nirc{u tuxi ni>iut]yuh atiEMe}]h tuiyi>iut]yuh ki[ '|vieTey]e tuxi nt]>]fu'? `u kic{u Ec]diu kyuh |vieTy]>uh tu]ti>i]n]yi[ |y tu>]N ti>umnu ek][ kic{[ nTIc{t]f[ `u `<uE]TukUeT \]yi>u vR ariyuiukyuh ecy[tu. atu Ekiu mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnu ek][ anu (ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]jkuTuhbil zp]yh kUTiyvR zp]yh kurve> v]XYxUckm]yi 'aN' `]fu pryuk ptiv[). |zt sugtiyuE}]. |]uvE>]T[ |o vidYey]uh pukyi}. |tu kiyugm]fu |e]<u zb]fR[ tuxiyiEMl tu>uetuh mumu vic]>h cu>um]f[. |t], |tiEMe]e nirc{u tuiyi>iutu kiE}? Ae |tinu w]N O>u kosh zpEy]gic{u En]]h' `uh kic{i[ A tuxiey}]h aviTu[ priic{u m]iukyuh O>u eeky]mh v>ui avieT kic{u ]piiukyuh ecy[tu. au mutl Ae>iuh |o v<iyiE[ tuiy]l ave> piTic{u |o AmiiEfh `u kic{i[ ch eki avieTey]>u sip]yiey niymiukyuh ecy[tu. au mutl A v<iyiE[ A>uh tu]etyum]yi. EjY]nujM]>]yi>u A mH]>]j] M]>ueT xVB]v vYtY]xh |til niu zgHi]mE}].

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~um]nUR t]Uil EcR kTuu>ui zpvZiyil 6 ti>uv]Ti `diil ek]c{unU>i `e]>u x>N \]yi>uu. |EHh O>u viy vYut[pn}]yi>uu `iuh kvit] v]xn x]m]nYh \ A]yi>uu. `u m]ztm} n} Pit]>num]yi>uu. |o diie s]x[ztiyil viQ[i, vZ, zp]L, O]tiE]N nU>i, mut]y viEn]dk>]y EvSL `}]h p>iS[k>ic{t[ |EHm]f[. at]tu EvS]Ru EcRvy]y v]ukuh p]ukuh Es}]kuh `}]h n} Pit my]yi[ |EHh \]Iu[. s]x[ztiyil |EHie zpD]n EvSL viiyuETyuh, zp]uETyuh Ayi>uu. |EH ie k]u ~kEdsh |tuEp]e te Pit]>n]yi[ mil nU>i `e]>]uh \]yi>uu. aEHie zpD]n EvSL vZyuETyuh O]tiE]N nU>iyuETyuh Ayi>uu. |vR >u Ep>uh kUTiyu xhB]SfL `}]h Pitmyuh ~vuh x>xuh Ayi>uu. |vRu >uEpRuh annY x]D]>fm]yiu]yi>u O>u viEsSh tl]E]cit]y Pit v]ukL aE]L puN pun]yi Et]iv>uem ut]kuu. viiyueT w]fiEMl kiyueT vnEs}]k ]yi ek]c{unU>i \]Iuvyil citu t]e< EcRuu. kEc{]h kc{muuh kvrmu>uh Ek]>]vh pc{]y]iy]h tmuTiviy]EneT ek]uh k>iuh pc{uh vyuh kuruni> cirkuh ki EtEc{]>u EvSh pic{M]>izpk]>h pryumve> w]N nic{uh eeket]<uEN

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tI]n]>i kru jI>km>h tiWi pU>]Tvuh evFek]uTyuh viyRutufiyuh Ev<]E]T]uh pW]>e]tiyuh ci>ic{ ci>iyuh D]nV>h p>h |h EpkL pruek]u vixuh zB]]y tuBYh nm aIfh mdi>]sitiuv]h vZ]mie]eyuh siy[i>n]<iky[riyum]itp]uh zduth pizponetEp]e gmnh ecy{u tIviyuh >ic{ITfm]Ey]Tu kyErl Eriiuh viDo aKiBuvnmuI EG]>y]h nzktuIynitnynuI m]ekue]>uI H>nueT mknuI ne}]E>]ic{yuIy<ek]Tu nnuI p]tu m]h ek]uI 7 vZyueT Eks]dip]d]h vRiuvy]y p]ukil Ou t]e< EcRuu. (sIte m[) w]filE>riiuEn>u vIfuEp]k]ti>uIT]N gEfsnuh
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v]fiyuh mlgu>un]nuh vY]xnuh p]fikL nIiynuzgHic{ITfh. cWh kUT]et vZy]h nieyuh enWkh til niyy[uu xth, aWitm]h nie Eks]dip]dvumW]et ciE viEfemE]<uh. evW]m>h Ep]eyu tvmuTiWuvi>l nImutieE]<uh pW]> k]uru>iuE]e xW>ic{ITuu muyuh Epnum]y[. tuTuIT]N ew]riyutuEp]eymi}]tuvy]l viu eniTie j]tYEm]RITiE] me]>u n]>iumIvmi}EH]! kiftueT j]tYe]yuh vRic{u ec]}uv]niu tuTiy]l kuin]n]yuE]>nnuh dm]fiumh priT]h. k<ie et]ukiu eveenEp]>c{iu>uIu kukL >iuh evec{u Et]umI ku k]fU jnLEsSvuh. >>Ec{]tn ek]u Et]luTh >u kmiy Ep]e kviLTh >uh zpk]siEt]Rukil zb]vu pituEp]e cmc{itie}uEm. p]u piTic{u cuuh, ep>uc{]<i m]iEp]uE]>u v]yie Bhgiyuh
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mH]xuh k]l tEi vu piTic{Ep]]su CRic{iTuh Evnlu k]y[u ev>i]y[vm]nh v>uu..ek]tN yuvuh p]t]em]uh vyruh niny[i] Evt]vuh Et]uEp]emu niRyh EsSmEnkmuiu v]<[ITuv]N EsSiyi}]Tuu m]E]kE>! |tu kUT]et p]yp]y vZE! nie Ek]h w]N kuet]<uEN `u p}viy]yi O>u Eks]dip]dh kUTiyu[. vix[t>By]l ativieT pkRui}. ek]c{unU>i viQ[iekuE]L kuWN nY]>ueT tul kkiu p GEyuh anuk>ic{u p Pituh zpEy]gi]ru[ avyil citu t]e< EcRuu. O>u pryNtuil Bx[mD]>feuric{u kuWNnY]>u priu tinu pk>h, xU>YEdvnudiuE]L jh kUi>iy[fh Emp[Tiy]nx[tmiuE]L Emp[Ti kUT]etyuh Emp[Ti. 'n]]yfIc>ith' pryN tuil muniyuh munipt[niyuh kUTi O]E>] EvSh D>ic{unTt]yi kuWNnY]R vRic{i>iu tie pk>h, 'As]>Y]y[ muniEzsN As]Rc{Y]y[ munipi mUs]>Y]y[ muniEzsN mUs]Rc{Y]y[ munipi ek]}n]y[ muniEzsN
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ek]}Yy]y[ munipi w]n]yi muniEzsN (`e) ay]y[ munipi. n]>dmHRSi zsIkZS[fen k]f]n]yiec{ xmyh pti n]r]yi>e[ B]>Ym]>ueT gZHiuh O]E>]viDh Bgv]en kt]yi kuWNnY]R O>u O]Ntuil pri>iutinu pk>h, ctu>N kZS[fnuh O>u xu>iyuh ctu>hgh evutu ku vN kZS[fnuem]>u xu>iyuh vh evutu ku Ek]fN kZS[fnuem]>uxu>iyuh Ek]fh evutu ku. pie OE>]Ntuil kuWNnY]R xuzbfYe Aru muKeyuh O]e>] viDil vRic{i>iutinu pk>h, emc{Emruh ek]c{iti<imuKem]u pic{]ipiTiyiEMe vY]ImuKem]u pn]Bn]rTu shKumuKem]u ~um]nUR xYEv n} muKem]u mDu>Wiryi>viyueT mutmuKem]u c]>vuh k>iyuh Etec{]e>e muKem]u. Ever O>u tulkyil zsIp>EmsV>e si>il ghg] EdviyueT muKh kiu zsIp]RvtiyueT Ec]dYvuh Bgv]e xm]D]nvuh mhg]Rh kuWNnY]R vRic{i>iutinu pk>h, `ueT tyil m>E]TN tueT mUuh muiyum<ek]Tu kU kyReey]>un]L
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|h kpTgi>h gi>ixUtey]Tu xtV>Em]tuh gi>is nmx[Et. |zpk]>h ek]c{u nU>iyueT, viiyueT, En>E]ukL pr]vx]nh |}]et \[. vix[t>By]l avey}]h |vieT EcRfemu vic]>iui}. |ni aEHh zp]ueT EvSh ekuE]u En>E]ukil citu pruek]uu. m>E]TN `uh EG]>N `uhkUeT Ep>u zp]L O>u mXYc{umTum]yi a>u v]l mXYe vRic{u ec]}utin]yi aEnkh Es}]kL aEHh \]Iuvyil citu t]e< EcRuu. ahEB]Diuil v]<uh jjp>iSkLe]yuh tu>]n]h vNpN ku[]c{imIen>iec]Tu v ttiui]ipiTic{[ tuU eny{il mUic{tumituem]>uEp]u nitYh Bujic{] eFpe]yi>]vniyitiEm]Edn jIvic{i>iuh mc{ieU kuric{imIntu piTic{uil pcic{iy] emc{h evc{u puic{ukc{til eviec{]h tuic{]d>]l pc{] ep]ic{u evc{tinkEh Bujic{ITukil ek]c{u]em]>umiec{]>Nptu tTic{ueec{x[t>h niyh p>eu mXYeuRk]E piTic{uTN m>ilEc{Ru Exvic{]l p>E]kh gmic{iT]h
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c]eyu mXYe p]Iil ep]tiuTN Et]iu ek]ITil t]mu]y[v>uh dZh 4

x>xku]Ezgx>N Ayi>u evfi mHN nU>i]Tuh |o ek]c{unU>i]Tuh til ve> x[EnHm]yi>uu `u m]ztm}], ek]c{unU>iyueT kvit]>Iti mHNnU>i]iEu ve> Eb]Dic{iumu]yi>uu. atin]l O>il nU>i]T[ 'mDu>]pu>i>]jc>ith' `e]>u pux[tkh \]]n]>hBiukyuh kuer AyE]L aEHinu xHjm]yiu mTi nimih atu mu<uvn]]n]yi ek]c{unU>iyueT EpRu `<uE]Tu kUTi ayc{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu, A `<uil `u Es}]ku] yi>uu. `iuh mu<uvN Et]]tin]l Et]u >u Es}]kh t]e< EcRuu. I>il xit EcREp]e mDu>ic{ITu pdYec{]>utVE]TutiRiTuh kvikil k]RE]>t]kuh Bv]N ~ere mni>ui mu<uvN tIREfemeiuh p]>ilE kiTy]yiTuh kvieyvN EcRE]Ru tIRITuv]N? ek]c{unU>i]yi ek]c{n]h evfidVijN pic{uek]u kuric{iEic{ITuEtien]eyuh. A `<uinu mrupTiy]yi ek]c{unU>i ayc{ Es}]k eyuh |vieT `<utuu. vizp]Ezgx>! evfidVij! Bv]enN eekyil veuv]nuLUvil bHu Em]dEm]eT<utiEy]>]dYmie]eyuh
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xVh t]mxemiEy gufniED! vei v]yic{u w]N mu]>ilu>u kIRi EcRDivxic{ITu B]gY]hbuED! p]>]v]>mtiu ti>Ep]l v]>iec{]>iEvuh En>E]uk]R pdYni>ek]IE><uE]kiuh p]>h kIRi nirc{ITu D>fiEdv]zggfY]! Bv]N p]>]tu cmc{ >]jc>it Es}]kuh ku w]N evE]til vixuh tv pdYEm]Riuil jnic{ p>iEt]SmEsSmiE]L ep]}u>y[uvtiEn]Ril mu>]ke piiTyuem]Tumbm]kuh. \Ldh tIRutIRuh tv x>xkvitVLvRic{uEk]uuh fil p>iBvmkt]>iu>iuh. ahEp]etE v>umtix>xN kuWnuh vI>n]Ey]>iuh nit]h zpiyvcnmu>y[ut}Efz! ec]E}ruh mDu>]pu>Isc>ith m}]i EkITuv]nu}]Exn cmc{u n} x>x Es}]k]ib[Bv]N kY]f]y! simutHmi151
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]H? tIRITuv]nE}] pdYmyc{t]ytu ninc{leTuEnHh. } 5 ec]E}riTu tv pdYmtie siSTh ec]}utiu mTiy]et tuTRuevil v}]etku vyuh bHumizsm]kuem}]h jnL p>iH]xmtuh tkRuh.

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|zpk]>h evfi mHNnU>i]iEyc{t]yiuh mEnkh xhgtivs]uh ek]c{unU>i axhKYh Es}]kL \]Iu[. pviDiu p]ukL xIRL mut]y vyuh \]Iu[. xmxYkL pU>iic{iutinu xhKYyi}. aEHh pU>ic{iu n]u xmxYke pU>fE]TukUTi t]e< EcRuu. evu Ec]eriumiHInN viic{u t]tini} xoKYh viu k]f]nZtuv]y n]>i kuic{u Ek]iu v>u Ep]e. Hhxh v]Hnm]yve iKith kh! mH]duKdh xhx]>]hbuDitil vIfu k>uf]152
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>]Es! vEnHh khxN tueT eev>iy]h mDu>iEp]R]mztyh xRv{d] xhx]>itieniuh v<i v<eEY v>uITfh ecruk]u tnU>uHL krui>u]ytiRmiE]L evuEt]R]ini Emie}]h evuuEp]emiH Et]iTuu. O]finuh viSuvinuh ti>uv]ti>y[uh zp]f]Din]ey evTiu vxieyuh v]fIv>N mm si>il v>c{Et]R]l zp]fN tYjiitu te gufh mH]N!

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<NEp]Tueekek]ut]nNpe]vt]>b]ken<uh muimUee]<uh xeu dZIk>ic{et<unUWil x[m>ic{ITiiNpe]tu dUe>y]iyrupWil xuKi]emET]! 8 evfi mHNnU>i]Tu]iy mDu>]pu>i>]jc>ith A>uh mu<uvn]Ii}. nU>i]Iu |>upWu Es}]kmu]I ut]yi Ekiu[. ek]c{unU>iyc{t]y O>u pdYh ek]tu x[pm]kuu[. A Es}]kh t]e< `<utuu. pW]>e]Tiey]Tu p]>miTyuh tVl pdYmiE]L Bv]nW]r} ek]Tuyc{ti>up Wuh xEK! x]d>h `W]>iH vEn>mDun] v]ic{u v]yic{u w]N enW]ekeiv]yi mem<uEnW]ru c]TITiEnN. Emlr xhgtiek]u ek]c{unU>iyueT kvit]>Iti evfi mHN nU>i]iEu ~vuh Eb]Dic{t]yi>uuu x[pm]kuu[ |zpk]>h x>xkviy]y aEHh ek]}h O>]yi>i aNpt]m][ mInm]xil c>mgtiey zp]pic{u.

`Fpe]u - vY]jh; ptiEn<[ - xtYh; ae]u - kZS[f; muimUu I; `<uUWu mn[; ae]u - k]mh; arupWu - Em]h.

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zpxividV]nuh mH]kviyum]yi>u EmUR Bti>i eckE>i >]j]vie |n]yi[ kurc{u k]h aue< t]mic{i>uu `utu c>iztzpxim]fE}]. aEHh a ue< ecu Ec>]nuh, >]j]vie |n]yiI>]numu]y k]>fey]f[ |vieT AdYm]yi pry]N Ep]kut[. O>u k]u au< n]Tuv]fi>u >]j]vinuzptidinh O>u zb]fene]u B]>th v]yiic{u Ek}]et Bfh k<iukyie}u O>u niyu]yi>uu. atiEu zpEtYkem]>u zb]fen sh vc{[ AIu]yi>uu. A zb]fN O>u divxe v]yn k<iu piEdivxEu ti>iec{iek]] emu vic]>ic{[ `viTey] Ep]yi. aEHh vic]>ic{Ep]e piE divxe v]yny[u veutinu `E] k]>fvs]l x]Dic{i}. >]j]vu En>e kuiyuh Etv]>vuem}]h k<iu ptivuEp]e v]yn EkL]N eci>uu. ve> En>m]yiuh v]yn]>N zb]fen ki} Bfie xmyh k<i E]E<y[uh >]j]vinu visu ks]yi. `vieT nieiuh O>u zb]fen \Ten viic{u ek]uv>femu pru BTM]e> O]Tic{u. aE]L O>]L >]j]vie aTul ecuv<iEp]n]y O>uzb]fN ainku jpic{uek]i>iuuu ariyic{u. \Ten >]j]v[ Ayc{u A zb]fen v>ui. 'EH aE[ kUi v]yn sImuE]' `u Ec]dic{u. 'kuErE p>icymu[' `u zb]fN pryukyuh \Ten >]j]v[ B]>thzgh `Tuu ek]Tuukyuh zb]fN v]yic{u tuTukyuh ecy[tu. kRpRv{m]fu v]yic{i>ut[. atil BIme kye vRiu Gil 'BImExngd]ztx[t] duE>Y]Dnv>UinI siK] K]Rv]TkExYv kRmUmup]zsit]'

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`u kUi v]yic{u. B]>tii}]t]y |o Es}]kh kSiyn]y te puc[Cic{u A nU>i tlfh \]iyt]fu >]j]vinu mni]ky]l 'au]Ef] EmUR n]>]yfBti>i?' `u nihsyh Ec]diukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L >]j]vien xE]Sii]n]yi aEHh, avYw[jnx[t]RYEktu>Ylpdh GTyiSYti tE Bvtu k]h Edvn]>]yfzpEB]! |o Es}]kvuh tlfmu]iec{]}i. |EHh EmUR Bti>iy]friE]L >]j]vinu ve> xE]Smu]vukyuh Bti>i au \ofu k<ic{ii}]yi>uti n]l avR Omi>u[ \ofu k<iukyuh >]j]v[ pie kurc{u k]Eu Bti>iey avieT t]mxiiukyuh ecy[tu. |eny]fu EmUR Bti>i aue< >]j]vie |n]yi avieT t]miutiniTy]yt[. |ien t]mxic{i>u k]u ]iyt]f[ 'zpzkiy]xRvxV'em vY]k>fzgh. a]u Bti>iEy]T[ O>u n]Tkmu]femu >]j]vuh, n]Tkmu]i kiiy]l knyuil a>Ehk<ic{u ek]]emu a]u atixmRn]yi avieTyu]yi>u c]kY]>uh pru. `iuh Bti>i O>u n]Tkmu]]N tvmu p]itYvuh, kvitVvuemnii}, c]kY]Ru pry]emuil w]N ci cUzpbL \]i>]h `u prt}]et n]Tkmu]]N tunii}. viy vidV]nuh mH]kviyum]yi>u Bti>ite |zpk]>h pr[ O<itu ek][ a]u n]Tk]dYh kvitVemut}, n]Tk]h kvitVemu aBizp]yh tey]fu vidV]M]>ueT |Tyil zpbei>ut[. `u x[pm]kuuE}]. n]Tkmu]ukeyut[ askYm]fil cUzpb u]iy]uh mtieyu >]j]v[ xtiuky]l Bti>i xuBzd]H>fh, dUtv]kYh, >]jxUyh, nZgEm]h, ni>nun]xikh,
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mXY]vt]>h |tY]dik]y pu cUzpbL \]ukyuh avey}]h aue< >]j]vie knzpk]>h c]kY]R a>Eh k<iukyuh ecy[tu. Bti>i zpbL mu<uvN \]i ek]Tui[ av piIT[ c]kY]>u Et]ic{[ a>Eh k<iuky} ecy[tt[. Bti>i c]kY]Ru O]E>] divxh pry]N m]zth kuErE `<utiek]Tuukyuh `<utiek]Tuut[ a[ Et]ic{u c]kY]R a>Eh k<iukyum]fu ecy[ti>ut[. O]E>] Es}]kLuh gdYLuh Bti>i vic]>iutiumDikh aRh c]kY]R pri>utin]l xE]Svuh, \X]Hvuh vRiuky]]f[ Bti>i pu zpbu]]N |Ty]yt[. O>u zpbmu]ukeyE Bti>i AdYh vic]>ici>uuu. c]kY]R pr O>u viEsS]Rh \d]H>fin]yi t]e< pryuu. 'xuBzd]H>fh' zpbie, azt]gth..... ` Es}]k inu c]kY]R, 'kb>I |H zpsii], |H n]' (tmuTi |vieTvc{[ a<iu |vieT vc{ueki) `u >]yinVyic{u aRh pru. kUu k<iE]L Bti>I ckY]R w]N vic]>ic{i>util Ou kTi vc{u. zpsii] kb>I |H n]' (a<itmuTi avieT vc{ueki) `u O>nVyEm w]N vic]>ic{i>uuU. c]kY]R >nVym]yiu prti]f[ aDikh cml]>vuh, aRpuiyuh \]kut[. atin]l c]kY]>ueT mEn]DRh ve> n]yi `u pryukyuh ecy[tu. |ien aEnkh Es}]kLu A c]kY]R Bti>i vic]>iutiDik mRh pryukyuh avey}]h Bti>iyuh >]j]vuh xtiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. n]>]yfBti>i xhx[kZt cUzpbu]ukyuh avey eckE>i >]j]vie knzpk]>h au< c]kY]R a>Eh k<iukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh A zpbe e EsSmu c]kY]>M]>uh p]k]>uh \pEy]gic{u tuTu kyuh avy[u xRv{zt zpc]>h xiiukyuh ecy[tu, Bti>iey anuk>ic{u Ever ci vidV]M]>uh >hEg]pjIvikueT \pEy]g
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e \Esic{u cUzpbu]Iu[. `iuh avyie] inuh Bti>iyueT zpbE]h zpc]>h xiic{ii}. Bti>i xhx[kZtcUzpbu]i a>Eh k<iiutinu muu c]kY]M]R, p]k]R mut]y >hEg]pjIvikL B]S]cU zpb]fu \pEy]gic{uvi>ut[. atin]l Bti>iyueT zpbniR]Ef]dYmh >hEg]pjIvikLuh jnL]k] eTyuh \pk]>km]yiuute prEyiyi>iuu.

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k]Riki t]Uil EcR k]ykuh ` zpEdsh ti>uvt]hkUril Ec>utinu muNp[ aet]>u zpEtYk >]jYm]yi O>u >]j]vin]l B>iei>uu `utu zpxim]fe}]. avieT |E]<u 'putiyTu' Eztinu xmIph vril `u zpxim]yi[ O>u n]yR kuTuhbh \]yi>uu. |o kuTuhb ]Ru k]yhkuu >]j]vie mzi]nvuh, AyuD]BY]x viSyil gu>u]nvuh timih Exn]n]yktVvuh \]yi >utu kUT]et viv]Hb]l butVvumu]yi>uu. |zpk]>h >]j]vie Azsyiuh, xh>fiumi>u A kuTuhbiuLe O>u s]K]R `E] k]>fvs]l A >]j]vie azpItiu p]ztIBviuky]l ek]}h 850]m]iTy[[ avieT niuh pi>iu Ep]Ekt]yi vu. pE te sU>M]>uheeD>Y s]ikuh yuvidg[M]>um]yi>u avR avieT niuh pi>iuEp]yi. `iuh ~t]nuh eexnYe EsK>ic{uek][ k]yhkuinu xmIph te 'kI>i]T[' ` diil `t]nuh h xV]DIneTuukyuh, avieT Ek], ek]h mut]yvyuh A Ek]y[ku O>u Bvnvuh ci p>Edvt]yumu]iukyuh ecy[t[ annY]zsym]yuh pURv{]Dikh zp]bYE]TukUTiyuh t]mxic{u. EsSmu s]K]R y]pURv{h k]yhkuu >]j]vien Azsyic{ute k]yhkuu AdikuTuhbiuh t]mxic{u vu. kI>i]E[ m]ri]mxic{vR k]yhkuu >]j]vien EsE]uh vk vy[]et xV]tzYE]eTy]fu t]mxic{i>ut[. `iuh av>ueT zp]bYEyuh p>]zkmEyuh eexnYbEyuh kuric{u vic]>ic{iuh te eexnikM]R av>ueT siSY>uh ve>]h av>ueT aDik]>iN kI<il |>uv>um]ky]l aTuukUTi v>uE]L mruB]gu EcRu keil viy Ap]yiI>umE}] `u sic{iuh k]yhkuu >]j]vinu avE>]eTtiR]N eeD>Ymu]yi}. atin]l avR k]zkEmf O>u n]Tuv]<iyueT itiyi]yiIRu.
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vril kuTuhbil niuh pi>iuEp]yi t]mxh kI>i]]iytie EsShvuh avR `<uukuukiuh muh A pu>]tnkuTuhbER tey]fu \pEy]gic{i>ut[. |E]<uh aien te nTi v>uu. `iuh kI>i]iu A Bvnh Ek]y[k]ky]l A diuk]R A Bvninu 'Ek]y[ ku' `u kUTi EpR pru tuTukyuh atu A diukil O>u viDh nT]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. |E]<uh aviTil ciR aien pruv>uumu[. ek]}h 681-]m]umutl 710-]m]uve> >]jYh v]fi>u vI> \dym]R]vR mH]>]j]vie k]]n>h 904-]h m][ x]]l m]R]vR mH]>]j]v[ >]jYB]>h eekEy k]h ve> ci |TzpBuM]R, m]Tim]R, `uvIipim]R, mut]y >]jYEzd]HikueT azkmuh \pzdvuh nimih ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]jkuTuhbie AFv<itu>]M]>uh epFv<itu>]M]>uh pE]<uh tx[]nh vi[ OiEc{]Ti E]yi p x[il ecu a]tv]xh ecEy{t]yi viuutu zpxim]fE}]. A kUil O>u mH]>]i sztuByh nimih zp]f>]Rh kurc{uk]h a>i]u 'k>i]il' Ek]yil `<ui t]mxic{i>uu. 933-]m][ mutl 73-]m]uve> ti>uvt]hkUR >]jYh y]Ey]gYh B>ic{u v]fi>u visVvizsutn]y k]Rikti>un]L mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ ti>uvvt]>h ecy[t>uiyt[ A mH]>]iyil niuh avieTvc{um]yi>uu. aien A mH]>]i A >]j kum]>En]TukUTi avieT `<ui t]mxic{i>uk]u kI>i]u vril au mU]yi>u x[ztI kUeTUeT mH]>]iey muKh k]fi]n]yi k>i]ilEk]yil ep]y[e]i>uu. atin]l Ax[ztIyuh mH]>]iyuh til p>icym]yi `u m]ztm} p>x[p>h mH]>]I ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]jkuTuhbie O>u zpD]n ahgm]yi>uueviuh k]itiek]uh Eds]>v]xh nimivuh muh p viD iu buimuukuh ew>uumu]yi>uu. a]u
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atien}]h p>iH]>u]iek]Tuu xH]yic{uek]i>u tu vrie A gufvtiyuh buis]iniyuh Ood]>Y niDiyum]y x[ztIy]yi>uu. av>ueT xH]ymi}]yi>ueil mH]>]iti>umniE[ au avieT k<ic{ukU]N k<iyum]yi>uE] `ute xhsym]f[. A x[ztI kUeTUeT ecu muKhk]fiukyuh aviTue Ey]gEme aEnVSi ukyuh ec}uE]e}]h kuErE pfvuh niEtY]pEy]gY]y ci x]Dnuh ti>umul]<[c{ vy[ukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. aienyi>iuE]L O>u divxh vrie A mU x[ztI ti>umu]ek eci>u xmyh au mUu ti>uvyum]zth zp]ym]yi>u >]jkum]>N A x[ztIeyiu |t]>]fE `u kic{u Ec]diukyuh atinu mrupTiy]yi mH]>]I (A x[ztIy[u mH]>]iey]L zp]yUTutu]yi>utin]l) |tu nie viyy]fu `u kiukyuh ecy[tu. au mutl A >]jkum]>N A x[ztIey viy `u viic{uvu. aviTuu mH]>]j]v]ytie EsSvuh aien te kic{u viic{u vi>utin]l vril kuTuhbil au mU]yi>u x[ztIkLu viyeyutu O>u ]nE>] yi>uu. atin]l |E]<uh ave> `}]v>uh aien te viic{uv>uu vril viy `eiuh ti>umul]<[c evy[]n]yi mH]>]iyueT ti>umu]ek ek]uec]l >]jkum]>N O]Tiec{u tZeeky{il v]i ayueT aTul ek]uecuek]Tuuk ptiv]yi>uu. atin]l aviTuu ti>umUEtie EsSvuh vril kuTuhbie x[ztIkL muKh k]fi]n]yi ec}u xmyil ek]uec}u k]<[czdvYh tZeeky{il te v]uk ptiv]yi>uu. `u m]ztm} te piNv]<[c]>uh aien ecy[tuek]femu { OE>R]T[ kic{u niyiukyuh ecy[tu. A ~R]T[ |E]<uh aiente nTu v>uumu[.
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>]mvR>]jkum]>nu a>]BY]xh ecy{iutin[ AdYh gu>u]nh vHic{t[ mH]>]itey]f[. piIT[ atinu Evu ~R]TukL vril viy ecy[tuek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. >]jkum]>N au ~kEdsh an]itiyi]f[ t]mic{i>uetiuh vril viyyueT Ep>il x]]l viyyueT Ep>ieEp]e te x[EnHbHum]nu ]yi>uu. azpk]>h te >]jkum]>enuric{u puztniRviEsS m]y x[EnHv]XYh A viyy[umu]yi>uu. |ienyi>iu k]u O>u divxh eevkuE>h 'ep>u]vUR aTiti>i' `u zpxin]y O>u zb]fEzsN a>i]u ecu EcRu. a]<h k<iutin[ `vieT Ekriy]l t>m]kuh `u aEnVSic{E]L k>i]il Ek]yil ec]l a]<h kiuemuh, avieT a>ievu zb]f>]fuh AE>] pryuky]l aEHh avieT ecukyri. Ood]>YniDiy]yi>u >]jkum]>N A zb]Ef]men kyuTen a]<inu fiukyuh kuiyuh muh k<iu v>uv]N klic{yukyuh ecy[tu, aTiti>i]Iu kuiyuh xY]vn]di nitYkRm]nu ]nuh k<iu ecE]E<y[uh a]<h k]m]yi>uu. a]<h k<itie EsSh A zb]fv>YN `vieT ni]fu v>uetuh `vieTE]k]n]yi]f[ purei>iuetuh muh >]j]v[ kic{u Ec]diukyuh, t]N kurc{u vTuni]fu v>Ut[ `uh tniu viv]Hh k<ic{u ek]Tu]nu zp]yh atizkmic{v >]yi ONptu epFkiT]L |>iuuuh d]>izdYh nimih O>u knYkeyeyiuh viv]Hh k<ic{u ek]Tu]N t]N sn e}uh ti>uvnpu>u ecumH]>]j]vien muKh k]fic{u viv>mriyic{]l v}tuh nivZiyu]yiE]u vic]>ic{u t]N ti>uvnpu>E]yi]fu purei>iuetuh muh A zb]fN pryukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L >]jkum]>N ONptu epFkiT]e ek]Tuutinu `zt pfh Eviv>uh? `u kic{u Ec]dic{tinu nU>I ONptin]yi>h pfmuil O>uviDh k<ic{ukU]m]yi>uu `u mrupTi pru. (a]u
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nU>im]Ru O>u epFek]Ty[[ Ayi>h pfiDikh x[ztIDnh ek]TuEiyi>ui}.) \Ten >]jkum]>N k]u til kiE ep]y[y]vU `>uiec{y[ti[ nU>iey kiT]N k[ic{yc{u. aE]L te >]jkum]>N |o viv> e}]h k]fic{u O>u ti>uev<u[ vril viyyueT EpRu `<uti O>u BZtYe pl kic{yc{u. viy ti>uev<uu kyuTN ONptin]yi>h pfh ONptu ki<iy]iei A BZtYe ky{il te ek]Tuyc{u. BZtYN ek]uv pfi<I kL v]i evc{tie EsSh >]jkum]>N piuriinu `<uuukyuh ecy[tu. pie divxh >]jkum]>N >]vie piuriufRu pure<uiyE]E<uh aTiti>i]Tuh avieTeyi. \Ten >]jkum]>N pfi<i ONptuh `Tuuek]uvu A zb]fe ky{il ek]Tuiu |t] |vyil ONptin]yi>h pfmu[. |tin]yi[ a[ |ni ti>uvnpu>h ve> Ep]kfemi} `u k[ic{u. aE]L A zb]Ef]mnu |ztm]zth Ood]>Ymu |o b]N A>]f[? `u xhsyh Et]ukyuh viv>h >]jkum]>En]T[ te Ec]diukyuh, aviTuu vx[tutey}]h a>uiecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. xhgtik e}]h mni]yE]L aTiti>i]iEu]y xE]Svuh x]pvuh, autvuh, bHum]nvuh, v]XYvuem}]h xIm]tIt ]yi>uu `utu prEyti}E}]. \Ten A zb]Ef] mN puk]vZts>I>n]yi An]zsu ep]<ic{uek][ >u ky{uh >]jkum]>e si>il evc{i[ xglgdh aviETu |o k]Tuke}]h tIRu ve>]h niRb]Dm]yi >]jEB]g nuBvic{u xuKm]yi v]f>uuv]N xREvsV>N xH]yie `nuzgHic{u. an>h aEHh y]ztyriyic{uek][ xxE]Sh xVEdsEu te mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. |o xhgti nTk]u nueT ek]c{u tu>]nu kic{u ONptu ti>uvyu m]ztEm zp]ym]yiu]yi>uuu.
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tdn>h kurc{u divxh k<iE]L m]H]>]i puzt xEmth a>i][ `<ui t]mxiuUe viv>h `u vITM]R, m]Tim]R mut]y >]jYEzd]HikL[ arivu kiuky]l |ve> xhH>i]n]yi avR |E]u purei>iuuevu c]>M]R muK]i>h mH]>]i ariu. aE]L aviET[ \]y Byvuh vYxnvuh p>izBmvuh `ztm]ztm]yi>uu `u pry]N zpy]xh. \Ten aviTuu vriE[ Ayc{u viyey v>ui, viv>em}]h kic{u. viy |tuEki[ |tu nimih aviTuu Ouh vYxniukyuh p>izBmiukyuh Ev. |tinu xm]D]nh aTiyN \]iek]]h. ~t]y]uh |ni |vieT `<ui t]mxic{]l Apu]Eyuh. atin]l \Ten `<uinu ty{]r]kfh `u ti>umnriyic{ EsSh a]u Eds]DiptYvuh, aBY]xbvuh eexnYbvuh, zp]bYvuh D]>mu]yi>u m]i(viu<)u>]e EpRu xkviv>inuh O>u `<ue<utie]Tui[ O>u BZtYen muNkUi ecUR[ O]Tiukyuh k>i]il Ek]yiu ]yi>u p]ztL mut]yv xmIpu te visV]xmu O>u ]i xUiukyuh kI>i]E[ Ae ayc{u `t]nuh eexnikM]E>yuh, BZtYM]E>yuh O>u Emn]vuh (EQ]i) v>uu kyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh mH]>]iyuh ek]c{utu>]nuh amZEtuh muh k<ic{u `<uinu ty{]r]yi. \Ten viyyuh \ofu k<iukyuh BZtYM]R mut]yve> \ofu k<iiukyuh ecy[ti[ fil y]zt pureu. mH]>]iyuh kum]>nuh viyyuh Emn]viuh, EsSmuvR k]lnTy]yium]fU puret[. aien ecURu Ou xmIph 'buDnUR' ` diiu viyp]Tu `iyE]E<u pim]>uh m]Tim]>uh viv>mriu pi]e avieTeyi A Eds]>]y ci duM]e>kUTi kUupiTic{uek][ k}uh, kyuh ek]Tiyum]yi aTuukUTi. sztuL aTuuv>uu `u kE]L viy mH]>]iEyyuh >]jkum]>Enyuh Emn]vil niu t]e<yiri
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O>u d]xiyueTyuh ecrueyuh niyil Emn]vie pi]e nTukyuh, viy Emn]vil te v]tiTc{i>iukyuh BZtYM]E>]Tuh muh Evgil nT]N A]piukyuh ecy[tu. sztuLu xhGbh aDikmu]yi>utin]l avE>]eTti>iT]N ep]Ekuh Emn]vie cuuh EcRu nTu ek]]l mtieyuh eexnikM]E>]Tu pru ch eki. aE]E<uh sztuL aTuuvu ~ru tuTi. mH]>]iyuh >]jkum]>nuh Emn]vink]f[ `u vic]>ic{[ avR aDikemrit[ Emn]vie Ene>yuh Emn]vu cumuv>ueT Ene>yuh eexnik>ueT Ene>yum]yi>uu. p]vev>]y BZtY x[ztIyuh ecrunum]fu vic]>ic{u mH]>]iEyyuh kum]> Enyuh avR aDikmupzdvic{i}. atu viyyueT kosie Pm]fu pryfemi}E}]. BZtYM]Ruh, eexnikRuh D]>]h ~ruek]uev]uh avR O]Tiy]et eeD>YE]Tu kUTi aet}]h xHic{u Emn]vie kUeTe nTu. `iuh Emn]vie v]til ep]iu ci ~rukL viyy[uh ek]]etyi>ui}. atu v>uemu viy muE te vic]>ic{i>uu. tniu `e}]h \pzdvL piy]uh mH]>]iEyyuh, kum]>Enyuh >ifemu m]ztEm avR vic]>ic{i>uuu. |ien O>u viDh ecnU>ie atiRiyieiyE] E<uh viu< tu>]nuh eexnYxEmth avieT vu EcRu. tu>]enyuh eexnYEyuh kE]E<uh >]jYEzd]Hik]y duM]e>}]h ByviHVM]>]yi O]Ti Oic{u. pie mH]>]i Eyyuh >]jkum]>Enyuh kUTi Emn]vil kyi `}]v>uh kUTi viu< mil ecu EcRu. vril viy avieT mUu divxh t]mxic{tie EsSh mH]>]iEyyuh >]jkum]> Enyuh viu< tu>]e aTul zpEtYkh prEic{i[ y]ztyumriyic{u p>iv]> xEmth xVEdsEu mTiE]>ukyuh ecy[tu.
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atie EsSh kure]>u divxh k<iE]L au n]Tu v]fi>u viy>]mvRmH]>]j]v[ ti>umniEy[u sI]y[m ks]yi>iut]yi EkLukuky]l viu< tu>]N mH]>]iey puztxEmth y]et]>]pinuh |Ty]ket ti>uvnpu>u ek]uec]ukyuh pie aDikh t]mxi y]et mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ n]TunIukyuh >]jEkx>I eyu zpxinuh vI>nuh sU>num]yi>u x]]l m]R] vR mH]>]j]v[ ti>umniEu ti>umUu xiiukyuh aviTuu >]jYEzd]HikueT vhse nm]vEsSm]iIRu kyuh >]jYu Emvuh xm]D]nvuh vRiiukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l aizduh kHuh k]puh smic{u. mH]>]jkuTuhbie ahge}]h piITu niRb]Dm]yuh niRBym]yuh xxuKh vxic{u. |ztyuh pruek][ vril viyyueT bui x]mRYh, Ood]>Yh, DI>t, tl]E]citkRvY]nh, >]j Bi mut]y xt[gufL `ztm]ztmu]yi>uu `u x[p m]yE}]. |ni vril kuTuhbekuric{u ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>j]M]Ru zpEtYkem]>u zptipiyuh k]>ufYvuh \]kuv]nu ci k]>fL kUTi |o \pnY]xh avx]nii utinu muNp]yi prEyiyi>iuu. m]R]vR mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek][ k]yhkuh >]jYh piTic{Tfemu niyic{tie EsSh t]N |zpk]>h ecy[v]N niyic{i>iuuevuh atinu Evu xH]yL ecy[tu t>femu vril viyyueT EpRu xVk]>Ym]yi O>u ti>uev<uyukyuh aien ecy[tuek]]emu xtic{u viy mrupTi ayc{uek]Tuukyuh azpk]>h mH]>]j]vuh >]my{N dvyuh yuin]yi eexnYxEmth k]yhkueiy xmyh viy avieTyu]yi>u eexnYeey}]h te xEH]d>IpuztEn]TukUTi ayc{u, k<iyu xH]ye}]h ecy[tuek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. k]yhkuu >]j]v[ Et]E]Tukyuh m]R]vR mH]>]j]v[
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jyiukyuh aEt]TukUTi yuh avx]niukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh >]my{Ndvyuh vriui]nuh (vrie pu>uSM]Ru '\i]N' ` ]nE>[ k]yhkuu >]j]v[ ek]Tut]f[) kUTi Ek]y[ku kT[ O]E>]uh kuh k]fic{uh xW>ic{uek]i>u mEY vijitn]yi k]yhkuu >]j]vie O>u BTN O>u u Oic{u niuek][ \i]en Ym]i viSip[tm]y O>u s>h zpEy]gic{u. atu ek]yuTen \i]N niu ptiukyuh xVEn>inu il k]gtiey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. |tu EkE]L m]R]vR mH]>]j]vinu]y vYxnh xIm]tItm]yi>uu. |o vRm]nh EkLuE]L \i]e ay[uh viyy[uh \]ku duKh `ztm]ztm]yi>iuemuh ave> ~tuzpk]>h xm]D]neTuuu `uh vic]>ic{i]f[ aviETu aDikh vYxnmu]yt[. \i]e ay[u yuvidg[nuh DI>nuh xu>nuh yuv]vum]yi>u A O>u puztN m]ztEm \]yi>uuu. |o xhgtik]k]eT vic]>ic{i[ mH]>]j]v[ atYh viSn]yitIRu. ~tuviDvuh A m]t]vien xm]D]neTufmE}] `u vic]>ic{u mH]>]j]vuh >my{N dvyuh kUTi avieT niu pureu kI>i]u vriei aE]E<uh En>h aR>]zti k<ii>utin]l avieT `}]v>uh kiTu \orm]yi>uu. \i]e a m]zth te puztN ti>ic{u vi}E}] `u vic]>h nimih \rIi}] yi>uu. mH]>]j]v[ mue<uiniuek][ 'aE! aE! `u viic{u. atu Ek[ \i]e a te puztn]f[ viiuetu vic]>ic{u xE]SE]TukUTi v]til turu O>u vium]yi puru vu. aE]L ktu ap>icitM]>]y >u Epe> Aky]l A a `e mkenvieT? `u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi ti>umnuek][ |u mutl niueT mkN w]n]f[. niL zpxvic{ mken |ni jIvEn]Tu kUTi k]]N niLu x]Dii} `u kic{u. |tu Ek[ A xV]Di |Tieviym>h Ep]e kurc{u En>h niEy]yi niuEp]yi. `iuh buis]iniy]y A viduSi \Ten eeD>Ye
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avhbic{u mnien \ric{uek][ a[ A>]f[? `e mknu `e]>]p]fu piyt[? `u vIuh Ec]dic{u. \Ten mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek][ t]N A>]efuh \i]nu zp]fH]ni xhBviuv]nu]y k]>fmietuh kic{u EkLiukyuh viv>em}]h ariE]L vIuh duK]Ry]yi Bvic{ A x]Dux[ztIey pviDiu xV]nv]ukL ek][ O>u viDh xm]sVxiiyuh ecy[tiu ti>iec{<uukyuh ecy[tu. k]Rikti>un]L ti>umnuek][ O>u x[ztIey viyeyu viic{tuek][ vril kuTuhbil au mU]yi>iu x[ztIkLe}]h viy ` ]nh xiitm]ytuEp]e m]R]vRm mH]>]j]vu ti>umnu ek]e[ A O>u x[ztIey aE! `u k[ic{u viic{tu nimih A kuTuhbiu x[ztIkLe}]h aeyu ]nh xiic{u. |E]<uh avieTyu x[ztIkeey}]h `}]v>uh aentey]fu pruv>ut[. m]R]vR mH]>]j]vu n]TunItuve> A x[ztIey xVm]t]vieneyEp]e te atYh x[EnHbHum]nE]TukUTi Ad>ic{i>uu `u m]ztm}, A kuTuhbEu axhKYh vx[tuvkkuh p ]n m]nuh kic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. vril kuTuhb ie pu>uSM]Ru muin]e \]yi>u \i]N ` EpR EBdeTui 'viy]N' ` ]nh k[ic{uek]Tutuh m]R]vR mH]>]j]v]f[. mH]>]ieyu vic]>ic{u vril viyey buDnUR p]Tuvc{uke}ri tEs v]xik]y duM]e> A mH]>]j]v[ piTic{uv>ui y]nY]yh siiukyuh, avRu A p]Tu]yi>u vx[tue}]h 'Ezd]Hp]h' ` |nil EcRu kueki xR]>iE[ `Tuukyuh ecy[tu. vrie O>u viy]N (Emlpr viyyueT O>u doHiztpuzten]fu Eki>iut[) O>il EdsxW]>in]yi Ep]vukyuh mUk]hbi, kuTj]zdi mut]y il dRsnh nTi vTu Ek]yu vuEc>ukyuh Ek]yu >]j]vien ku p>icym]vukyuh aEHie aTul niu |zj]h, mEHzj]h mut]y Em]TividYkL
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aBYxic{u atil adVitIyn]yiI>ukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh ti>uenlEvi m]Rh ti>uvnpu>u vuEcRuevuh au n]Tuv]fi>u k]Rikti>un]L >]mvRmH]>]j]v[ ti>umni e muKh k]fiukyuh mH]>]j]v[ xxE]Sh xl>ic{u viy]en kurc{u divxh ti>uvnpu>u t]mxiiukyuh ecy[tuevuh a]u Em]TividYyil ~vuh zpxin]yi ti>uvnpu>u]yi>u 'pIt]b>y{N' ` p]>Edsiken viy]N Et]liEc{]Tic{uevuh ptIR mYil kc{vT x]m]nL ni>i tueT x]mRYe k]fic{ \o]>uh e`zj]ikM]>um]y p]fikeyuh |o viy]N evil mui mTiviuevuh viy]e |o vk zpEy]gL ku mH]>]j]v[ ve> xE]Siukyuh, vix[myiukyuh viy ]e >u eeky[uh vI>zshKyuh mEnkh x]nuh kic{u ek]Tu[ xE]Siic{yukyuh ecy[tuevuh zpxi vidV]nuh mH]kviyum]yi>u asVtiti>un]L |ytu>]N ti>umnuek][ kurc{uk]h kZS[fpu>e<ui t]mxic{u |o viy]Tulniu Em]TividYkBYxiyu]yiuuh muh ci kkuh Ekiu[. vril kuTuhb]>uh ti>uvt]h kUR mH]>]jkuTuhbvum]yi |zpk]>mu aTue}]mu]v]N zpD]n k]>fBUt A viyy]fut[ x[pm]fE}]. e`tiHYL miv]ruh EkuEkLviey aTi]n eTuiyuh O]E>]>uR niRmiu kke kUiEc{Ruh pruh `<utiUiyu]uvy]f]fe}] x]D]>f jn ueT visV]xh. `]l |o \pnY]xil pryeiu mi xhgtikuh vril |E]<umi>iu pu>]tnE>K]zpm]f e aTi]neTui `<utiyiuvy]fuh |tiEu EvEryuh YL k]fuuuh atin]l |o e`tiHY ei avisVxi]N y]et]>u k]>fvumi}uh v]yn]e> ariyic{uek]uu. kI>i]u vril Bvninu 'Ek]y[ ku' `u kUTi O>u EpR |E]<uh A diuk]>il ciR pru v>utuh avieT Ek], kiT[ mut]yvyueT n]vsiL
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|E]<uh k]f]vutuh A Bvnil ~vuh p<mu viy Et]ukL v]ukL, |oi, kuh, Evl mut]y AyuDL |E]<uh k]feTutuh |tiEu \m Y]fE}]. ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]j]M]Ru vril kuTuhbE]Tu zpEtYkzptipi |E]<uh niniu Ep]>uueutinu p dZ]u[. |vRu bHum]nxUckm]yi >u evivi}]e> kic{nuvdic{iutu |uh nirul ecy[ti i}]tute O>u muKYfm]fE}]. k]Rik ti>un]L ti>umnuek]uh, m]R]vR mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnu ek]uh vril viyyueT EpRu O]E>] ti>uev<uukL ayc{t]yi muu priuE}]. A ti>uev<uukL vrie p<y E>K]zpm]fueT EsK>il avR xbHum]nh xUic{u vc{i>uu. 1045-]m]iTy[u div]n]yi>u xR Ti. m]D>]y>vRkL O>u ti>uvt]hkUR c>iztem<utu tiE]yi vriu p<y E>K]zpm]fL k]ffem[ AvsYeTukyuh, viy]nvRkL av k]fic{u ek]Tuukyuh ciet}]h m]Dv>]yR avRkueT AvsYzpk]>h ek]Tu kUil A ti>uev<uukuh ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. A zpm]f e]uh ti>iey ek]Tuii}. `iuh avyueT s>ikRukL |E]<uh vril k]fuu[. 1085-]m][ vrie ae viy ti>uvn pu>u ecu te kuTuhbxhgtikei O>u xTHRji vis]Khti>un]L ti>umnie xiDiyil xmRiukyuh ti>umnuek][ A HRji tZeeyile kic{u v]ukyuh \TN te t]e< k]fu aRil ariev<uti tuYh c]Ri xRv]Dik]>Y]e> ~iukyuhecy[tu. |tu vril viyyueT O>u HRjiy]f[. |vR ve> m]nYtEy]Tuh e`sV>YE]Tumi>iu O>u kuTuhb]>]kuu. |o HRji div]NjiyueT pURm]yuh sIzGtyiumu AE]cn ]yi O>u x]DnE]TukUTi ayfh. a |vieT
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t]mxiuu. ave> AvsYiDikh t]mxii>ut[. `u >]mvR. |t[ mH]>j]v[ ti>umnie zpItiyuh k]>ufY[vuh |v>ueT Ep>il `ztm]ztmuutinu O>u dZ]m]fE}]. |ni vru kuTuhbie t]l]ikx[itikUTi xVh prEyiyi>iuu. k]yhkuu t]mxic{i>u s]K]R k]yhkuh ti>uvt]hkUril EcRiu aDikh t]mxiy]et te n]m]vEsSm]yitIRu. avieT |E]l av>ueT ci p>Edvt] Eztuh muh a}]et p<y Bvnh Ep]uh k]]ni}. kI>i]u Bvnil ek]}h 1000-]m]]yE]E<uh O>u viy m]ztm]yiIRu. avR vEy]vZy]yiI>ukyuh, avRu xtiyi}]ti>iukyuh ecy{uky]l viv>h mH]>]j] vil ti>umnriyic{u aviTue anuv]dzpk]>h 1034-]m][ pu Et]il \i]M]>ueT Bvnil niu kuTuhb mTh deTu[ vril kuTuhbil avk]seTui. A dil \Lev>]yi O>yuh mUu x[ztIx]nuh >u pu>uSx]nuh \]yi>uu. A mUu x[ztIkil O>u x[ztI puh, O>u x[ztI kI>i][ vriuh, t]mxiukyuh O>u x[ztIey 1068-]m]u tIeuEp]y enTuzu Ek]yil viy tu>]N avRkL puh p>ivvumi[ aviTue zpfyiniy]i xVIk>ic{u avRu Evu vx[tuvkkuh gZHvuh pu>yiT uem}]h ek]Tuu ti>uv}]yil ek]uvu t]mxiiu kyuh ecy[tu. kI>i]u vpril OTuh EsSic{ viy 1059]m][ kRTkm]xh 18-]h tIyti c>mgtiey zp]pic{uEp]yi. |E]L pu Et]il Bvniuh kI>iu vriuh ti>uv}] vrium]yi t]mxic{u v>u mUu s]K]>uh Ene> EjYS[iynujim]>ueT x]n]efu viEsSic{u pryf emi}E}].

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visVvizsutn]yi>u eevu ti>unIkN ` gjEzsS[enuric{u O]R |o n]uk]>ueT mnilniu m]uEp]yi>iuemu Et]ui}. ave Ey]gYt]hsL kuh Ekuh ariiuvR]Ruh aven O>iuh vix[m>i ]N x]Diutum}. (Aney at[ `}]et avN `u pryutu s>iye}u ciRu Et]iEy]h. `]l ti>unI kN xVB]vhek][ O>u mZgm}]etyi>utin]l w]nizpk]>h pryut]efu v]yn]R mni]ie]Et]f[). ti>unIke jnnh `]yi>uuevu tIRc{eTu ]N m]Rgem]uh k]fui}. `]l |ven k]ilniu piTic{u kUiiu p<iuririytie EsSh AdYm]yi ~um]nUR Eztil `<ui]n]yi niymiuky]f[ ecy[tetuh at[ 965-]hm]iniTy[]yi>uuevuh aE]L avn[ ~kEdsh n]Wuvyu zp]ym]yi>uu `umutinu ci Yu[. atin]l nueT k]n]yke jnnh ek]}h 950-961 AyiTy[]yi>iuem[ \oHi]h. `]ivN eevu ecu EcRt[ `]efu niyiutinuh tt]y Yem]umi}]ety]fi>iut[. eevu xYEv tuTiy]l \lxvh k<iyutu ve>yuh >u En>vuh `<uiu Evtuek]uh viEsSic{uh amin]L \dyn]pu>e `<uukUTi \tuek]uh avieT `uh >u n} AnkL avsYh Evt]yi]fi>i ut[. O>u k][ avieT Ev]yuDN `uh vi>Up]N `uh >u viy Anku]yi>uu. a][ A Anke e]]f[ aviTue aTiyi>L niRvHic{u vi>ut[. vi>Up]N k<itie EsSh Ev]yuDene]um]zth avieT mtiy]k]et vtin]]f[ ti>unIken avieT niymic{t[. |tuek]u ti>unIkN eevu ecu EcR xmyh ave b]Yds k<ii>uuevuh eeve
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`<uiu niRv{Hi]N t xiic{i>uuevuh tIRc{y]]h. zp]yvuh puiyuh avnu

Ev]yuDnu ti>unIkEn]L vimu]yi>uu. `iuh Bhgiyuh teyTuuh ti>unIkEn]h Ev]yuDnu] yi>ui}. `<iiu xmyil ti>unIkN t Ou kUTi \yRiiTium]yi>uu. atin]l A xmyh muilniu En]iy]l Ev]yuDEn]L ep]h kUTutl ti>unIk n]efu Et]uh. teyTu[, ti, mx[tkie vi>iv[, EdHie pui, ek]ukueTyuh ecvikueTyuh vih, Bhgi |enyu O]E>] B]gL En]iy]uh ti>unIkenE]e yu O>]n 'n BUEt] n BviSYti' `u te tIRc{pry]h. `<uiu xmyil t \yRiiTic{uek]uh v]dY EG]SueT t]em]ic{u ecviy]ie]umu ave A niyueT Bhgi Ou Ever tey]f[. `]l vix[mynIyvuh s}]GYvum]yi>iut[ ti>unIke xVB]vgufvuh bui m]H]Yvum]f[. AnkueT vRgiuh zb]fN, ztiyN, eevsYN, sUzdN |en n]u vkyueuh avyil ti>unIkN zb]fvRilevn]efum]f[ ci>ueT aBizp]yh. ti>unIkN mnri[ Ae>yuh ek]ii}. avN nimih O>u mHdIyx[ztI m]zth m>ic{iueu Evfemil pry]h. ciE]L `<ui]n]yi ti>unIken EcR ek]uEp]k]ru]yi>uu. aven mu]TiyilkUTi ek]uEp]kuE]L mi kc{vT]>uh avnu p<u ek]Tuuk ptiv]f[. O>]il O>u mHdIyvY]p]>i avnu p<u ek]Tui}. A mHdIynu p<vuh pH]>uh kc{vTvumu ]yi>uiuh p<u ek]Tu]ti>utu nY]ym]yie}]f[ ti>unIknu Et]iyt[. mu kc{vT]R vi ek]Tuu p<u v]ie]Tu iti[ aEnkh p<ukL eek vsh evc{uek]i>iukyuh p<h viute ve> ]BemTuu
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ek]i>iukyuh ecy[t A mHdIyN Ouh ek]Tu]et yi>utin]l nueT k]n]yknu eev>xYh Et]iyt[ O>nY]ym]yi vic]>i]numi}E}]. ~etiuh ti>unIkN v<iyil niuek]u tuiee nIi mHdIye pITikyil nii>u O>u p<uyueT O>u piTic{u. aE]L kc{vTh ecy[tuek]i>u O>u mHdIyx[ztI p<uyueT mE y[u piTic{[ akEy[[ vic{u. 'ti>unIkN p<u piTic{u purEy[u vic{tiEn]TukUTi A x[ztI te muil vu vIfyuTen ti>unIkN avieTniuh Ep]yi. AukL vu x[ztIey `Tu[ aku ek]uEp]yiiTi aE]E<uh avL m>ic{i>uu at[ avueT ADiek]e}]et ti>unI kN ek]ieu pry]ni}E}]. ti>unIkN eevu eck]h mutl avx]nhve> ave zpD]n p]]N 'mUyil Eg]vi]>[ ' `e]>u n]y>]yi>uu. ay]Lu ti>unIkenuric{u puztniRviEsS m]y x[EnHvuh v]lxYvumu]yi>uu. ti>unIknu En>E `eiuh Bfh ek]Tu]et ay]L jp]nh Ep]uh k<iuk ptivi}. eevkuE>vuh avnu vyru niryvh tIy[u vk k>ut]et ay]L a]< mu]ri}. Eg]vi]R ptiv]yi aven pu<yil ek]uEp]yi kuiic{u Eztilek]uecu et]<Ic{u tIRvuh zpx]dvuh ztimDu>vuh muh EmTic{uek]Tuutu k]l |vN ay]ueT mkN tey]yi>iuEm] `u Et]iE]kuh. ay]L aven x]D]>f viic{uvtuh 'mE!' `utey]f[. pie ay]L ti>unIkn[ 'su' ` O]mnE>ukUTi |i>uu. ci E]L ay]L atuh vii]ru]yi>uu. a}]et ti>unIk enu sh ay]L O>iuh aven vii]nuh pry]nuh \pEy]gic{i>ui}. ti>unIkN Eg]vi]e> vic]>ic{i>utuh, te pit]vienE]etey]f[. ay]L dUe>niuek]u mE, ae}il sU, `u viic{]l ~vuh Ad>Ev]Tuh ByBi x[EnHbHum]nE]TuhkUTi \re viiEkuek][
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avN O]Tiec}utu k]l ~v>uh vix[myic{uEp]kuh. Eg]vi]R ti>unIken |zpk]>h vshvdn]itIRt[ ci mzzpEy]gLek]]efu ciR visVxiukyuh pryukyuh ecy[ti>uu. v]x[tvil ay]L x[EnHv]lxYuh p>i c>f]dikuhek]]f[ aven xV]DIneTuiyt[. ay]L[ at[ an]y]Exn x]Dic{t[ ave xVB]vgufhek]um]f[. Eg]vi]R O>iuh ti>unIken aTiyuh muh ecy[tu EvdneTuiyii}. xkk]>Yvuh n}v]u prutey]f[ ay]L x]Diic{iut[. aTiutinuh muh ti>unIkN O>iuh k]>fmu]Ii}. atien]uh k]>fmu]v]nuh m]Rgmi}]yi>uu. x]D]>f An]>Nm]e>Ep]e Eg]vi]R ti>unIkenek]u kTi piTiiukyuh muh ptivi}. `<uiukLu m]ztm}]et ay]L aven \pEy]geTu ]ri}. atiEy[[, viEsSic{uh eevu Eztil Eviv>u buimuuh k]Tuem}]h xHi]N, ti>unIkN xd] xnum]yi>uu. Eg]vi]R p]lpie pry]numi}. x]D]>fy]nkeE]e ti>unIken ty[uk pti vi}. pkl xmyem}]h avN eevu mtilkute y]f[ niluk ptiv[. >]ztik]il Eg]vi]>ueT B]>Y] vITinu xmIph `vieTeyiuh ay]L tIi ty{]r]i evc{u ek]Tuu u nilukyuh tIi tiu tIR]l kiTur ukyuh ecy[tuek]uh. ve> v]<yuh etiNeetyumu pu>yiTi]y]uh ti>unIkN avyie]uh neTu uk ptivi}. \t[xvk][, viEsSic{uh amidivxh, x[ztI kuh pu>uSNm]>uh kuikuh vYNm]>uh mum]yi eevu mtilku jnL x] tii vii niri>iume}]. A kUil ti>unIknumu]yi>iuh. aven tc{i>iuk yie}}, An]>nuh avieTeyumu]yi>i]ri}. `]l avN Eg]vi]R EsK>ic{uek]Tuu x]m]nL tiuek][ O>>ikie]nuh niluky}]et y]et]>ue>yuh y]et]>u zpk]>iuh \pzdviuk ptivi}. ave |o x]DuxVB]vh
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ki[ ci >xikNm]R Pitm]yi '''ti>unIkn]n Ekx>iy]efiuh eevu mtilku ec]l piy]kuh.' `u pry]ru[. eevu Eztil mi divxvuh xdYyu]yi>i ut[ x]D]>fm]fe}]. xdYyu divxie}]h O>u ecu (mUu pr a>iyueT) Ec]r[ ti>unIknuh ek]Tufem[ ~R]Tu]yi>uu. at[ av]xidY k<iyuE]<]f[ ptiv[. av]xikL \ofuk<i[ \oupu>yilni[ |riuTu E]L A>uh pryette ti>unIkN aTuv]till H]j>]kuh. aE]L EdH]R ptivu Ec]ruh p]yxvuh p]zti]i pureTuiTuh. Eg]vi]R v[ \>uiyi>ui v]yil vc{uek]Tuukyuh ti>unikfN mury[uv]i Biukyuh ecy{uh. ciE]L Eg]vi]R v>]etyi>u]l EdH]>il zpD]nn]y "evienz]N" `y]]yi>uu Ec]ru>uiek]Tuuk ptiv[. A `z]i>iyuh ti>unIknuh tiuh viy x[EnHm]yi>uu. cu>uiu ci xdY ku]y]l ciE]L av]xidY \]yie}uhv>uh. `iuh ti>unIknu ptivutu ek]Tu]etyi>i]ri}. av]xidY |}] divxil aTuv]till H]j>]Eku xmyh niymi}]et ti>unIkN ciE]L xVlph t]mxic{uEp]yieyuv>uh. `]l evienz]N Ec]erTuu puriuek]u sU! `[ \re viiuh. vii Ek]uTen avnvieT `ukyuh Ec]ru v]i Biukyuh ecy{uh. Bfh k<i]uTen y]pURv{h avN ave ]nu Ep]yi nilukyuh ecy{uh. Ane]iie vTu vsu ki<E]u m]ri A a>iki]f[ avN pklxmyh niluk ptiv[. ci divxh v} k]>f]uh avnu ptivu Ec]rumu<uvnuh ki]etv]l aTuv]tillni[ avN Ep]vukyi}. kurc{uEn>hkUTi avieT niiuh Ec]ru mu<uvnuh ek]Tuie}il tHsIld]R |>iu u ec[ \re Ou gRjiuh. ti>unIkN Av]tiu ec}uE]Le
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tHsIld]>Nm]Ru k]>Yh mni]kuh. aEnVSiuE]L Ec]ru mu<uvnuh ek]Tui}]yi>iuh. tHsIld]>ueT muilni[ avN Ep]kfemil avnu ek]Tu]nu Ec]r[, ae}il atinu s>iy]kvmu p<h, sR>, n]iEk>h mut]y x]m]nL ~etiuh ek]Tuuk<i]l v]i Biukyuh xV]nu Ep]yi nilukyuh ecy[tuek]uh. |tien]inuh ti>unIkn[ An]>Nm]>ueT xH]yh AvsYmi}]yi>uu. `<ui]r]kuE]L An]>Nm]>]>umvieTyie}iuh ti>unIkN xVyEmv ek]Tim>c{uvil H]j>]kuh. tyil eu ekiutin[ AReiuh purukyr]h. avN y]et]>upzdvvuh ecy{ukyi}. `]l muNvsukUTi Ekrukyuh |rukyuh Eg]vi]>uh `<uiu Auh m]ztEm p]TuU `[ avn[ niRbmu[. m]>]y]uh avN piNk]l ep]ie]Tuuh. atiE Ekrukyuh |rukyuh ecy[tu ek]fh `]f[ ave ch. `<uiin[ An]>ie} iuh k<ic{ukUutin[ O>u zpy]xvumi}. |i il nTfh, | u Evgil nTfh, | u x]vD]nil nTfh, nilut[ |ztEn>h Evfh, |zt]mtizt]mtuvil sIEviuh viinuh |ztyiztEn>h t]mxifemuh mumu k]>YL ti>unIknu n} niymu]yi>uu. An]>u]yi>u]l avR puEki, ve> vix[t>ic{u n]gxV>zpdifh. eczpdifh `ivy]ku E]L ti>unIke k]ukiNEml c]>iyi>uuruk ptiv]f[. `]l nilu niyil niu nTu tuT]r]ku E]L avN ptue tuieeek]uh muh ave> \fRuky}]et \pzdviuk ptivi}. xYEv]uh \vk]uh viie \>uuec zpdifh vTe nTyi]kuE]L ti>unIkN atighBI> sE]TukUTi gRiuk ptiv]f[. aE]L viy kvryil niu mU]u p<u ek]uec[ avn[ ek]TuEy[fh. pie `ztEn>h Evfemiuh nilutin[ avnu y]et]>u
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viE>]Dvumi}. atu ek]Tuie}il avN fil nTu zpdifh tikc{iu ek]Tim>c{uvil ecu mTuh. \Ten |riey<uic{uek]fh. aeny]f[ ave ~R]T[. ave Hitinu vip>Itm]yi Eg]vi]e>]uh pry]ri}. pr]l EkLuEm] `[ ay]L p>Iic{ii}. Eg]vi]>u pr]l ti>unIkN `uh ecy{uem]f[ p>xth. A m]nh ep]y[E]eyiE] `u vic]>ic{ukUTiy]yi>i]h atu p>Iic{uEn]]etyi>uiut[. ti>unIke |o xVB]vh `}]vRuh ariy]vutuek][ ave gRjnh Ek]uTen p<uek]uecu ek]Tu]etyi>i]ri}. ci tHsIld]> M]>ueT xVB]vvYtY]xh nimih OE] >E] zp]vsYEm ti>unIke gRjnh Ekiuh p<uek]Tu]etyi>uiuU. ae]e avN Emlzpk]>h vi[ fil k<ic{ukUukyuh ecy[tu. ti>unIke O]Rmsiyuh vix[myitute y]yi>uu. O>il aven ~um]nU>]r]in[ `<ui]N ek]uEp]yi>uu. `<uic{u vTe nTyi]yE]L cu ilniuh purE[ aTiyilkUTiyu O]kie mIetyi>u t}iNEml avN cviukyuh k}[ kI<[Ep]u t]fuEp]kukyuh ecy[tu. ti>unIkN ave x]mRYhek]u k]l A ku<iyikeT]et fil aviTh kTuku. pieyuh A AuEt]ruh aven ~um]nU>]r]ien<ui]N ek]u Ep]k]ru]yi>uu. `]l avN vTe nTyil A O]kie ec]v{in]kuE]L A t}iNEml cvi]et k]l aki vy[uk ptiv]yi>uu. ve>]h k<iiuh O>ivn[ abh p]N Bvic{ A xhgti avN mri}. ti>unIknu nueT |E]<e ghg]D>enyuh muh Ep]e kU]neyuukeyu duxVB]vmu]yi>ui}. `u m]ztm}, avnu xVj]tix[EnHvuh D]>]mu]yi>uu. ci kiy]nkL ti]en]umi}]et visu nilutu k]l avN ave tImn]m]nil niu kuEreeyTu[
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avyueT muiE[ m]iyiuek]Tuuk ptiv]f[. `]l kU]ney kuu AnkE]T[ avn[ ve> viE>]Dvum]f[. Ev]yuDN k<itie EsSh O>miey<uinu cn]E>i S[mIpu>uek]]>hvk O>]ney eevu v>uiyi>uu. A Anyuh ve> n}t]yi>uu. pE, kU]ney kuukeyu duxVB]vhek][ aven `<uinu ek]uEp]k]N `}]vRuh ve> Bym]yi>uu. eev[ ae]}h Ever n}y]ney ki]y[kek]um]zth aven v>uiyt]f[. amidivxh eevenyuh \dyn]pu> enyuh `<uiutin[ >u n}y]nki}]et nivYi yi}E}]. S[mIpu>uek]]>ie Aney v>uiy k]h amiu ek]]>h vk Anur[ eevenyuh ti>unI ke pur[ \dyn]pu>enyum]f[ `<uic{i>ut[. \dyn]pu>e `<uu vTe Eg]pu>inku kTu ki<E]u ti>iE]L eeven vHic{uek][ ek]]>h vk An ki<e Ane]iil pTi]u ti>iu niluu ]yi>uu. ti>unIkN tyuyRiiTic{u ecviyum]i mhmh ATiu<[ aen v>utu kiu ek]]>hvk Any[[ Ouh >xic{i}. nueT k]n]yken En>iu kE] E<uh mEy]n ecvi vh piTiukyuh v]uyRiiTiukyuh ecy[tuek]u muNEp]u nTutuTi. An]>nm]R Et]iyi[ piTiukyuh kuhek]u kuukyuh muh ecy[tiuh avN nii}. A An, Ane]iinu pur]yE]E<uh eevu mtilku]y BUkh |zpk]>emu pry]N zpy]xh. v]dY]R, tIevi]R, mut]yvREp]uh zp]fBItiEy]TukUTi n]u purEuh O]Ti. |et]ey]yiuh nueT ti>unIknuh Eg]vi]Ruh O>ivumu]yi}. ek]]>h vk An aTuu tuTiyE]L ti>unIkN Eg]vi]>ueT ky{ii>u vRvTi tuieey{il EmTic{u piTic{u. ek]]>h vk An ti>unIken ku]n]yi p]uec xmyh ti>unIkN ]nh En]i A vTiek][ O>Ti ek]Tuu. aTi ek] \Ten ek]]>hvk An \re niviic{uek][ O]Tiec{u bilu>yilyri
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EpTic{u virc{uek]u niu. An]>M]R pic{ vidYke}]h En]Iuh A Aney aE]L avieTni[ |rie]u Ep]k]N k<ii}. eevenyuh \dyn]pu>enyuh kUTi O>umic{[ Ane]iil `<uic{uniruIu EvfmE}] k]fi yiTuk mut]yv nT]N. atin]l ever]>]neye]u vu ek]]>hvk AnyueT puru niu eeven A AnyueT purEu m]i `<uic{u, ki<e Ane]iil \dyn] pu>En]TukUTi nirui, k]fiyiTuk k<iukyuh avieT nie<uic{u pTi]er nTyi]vukyuh ecy[ttieEsSh ek]]>hvk Aney bilu>yilniiri, tyile[ a<iec{Tuuek]uEp]yic{u. atilie ek]]>hvk An kU]neyuuk O>iumu]yii}. ti>unIken ti>uvit]hkUrinu pur[ O>u uh ayy[uk ptivi}. tYUfiuryulxvh, tYivEp>URpU>h, Ar]upu<pU>h mut]y aTiyi>L[ `<iiin]yi ti>unIken ek]uEp]kutinu p>uh v>ikyuh ve> niRbiukyuh kUi `uevfemiuh ek]Tu]emu pryukyuh muh p zp]vsYmu]yiu[. `iuh aven `uh ayy[]ri}. ti>unIke anY]dYs]y Ey]gYt]hsL EkuEk[ aven Ou k]ffemu AzgHh ek]c{i u>]Nm]Ru ks]yiI>uky]l nueT AyiYh ti>un]L ti>umniE][ aviTueER[ ae ek]c{i viytu>]N ti>umnuek]u tYUfiur Eztil O>u kBvuh viuh niyic{i>iuuevuh atie `<uiin[ ti>unIken ayy[utin[ anuv]dmu]yi>ifemuh En>iu O>u xVk]>Yyy[ukyuh atiNzpk]>h k[pic{nu vdic{u k[pnzpk]>h `<utiv>ikyuh ecy{uky]l O>il aven tYUfiur ayy[ukyu]yiu[. A `<uiu k<iu ti>iey eevu ek]uvE]E<uh ti>unIkN ve> Ifiukyuh p<h ek]Tu]lEp]uh ti]etyuh evh kuTi]etyum]vukyuh `fIu nT]NEp]uh
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sn}]et kiT]vukyuh ave EdHie}]h k<Wiu>u mu<uil O>um]ti>i Ep]yu]vkyuh ecy[tu. pie EvNzpvZi, vrti>uuk, mut]y mzv]duh aEnkh cikilxkuh muh ecy[ttie EsSm]f[ avnu xuKm]yt[. |o Apu]ytu k>iNm]>]y A>ueTEy] n]viNEd]Sh nimim]efutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. |tu k<i tilie aven |o >]jYinu pur[ O>u umyc{ii}. O>]il kuhBm]ximiu ki<E]e<uic{uEp]y xmyh mEY m]Rgh O>u uevc{u tyileie O>u xVRfkumi ci kuukL viuEp]vuky]l tUiiTu t]yiu Eg]vi]R atu priec{Tu]n]yi B]vic{u. xR]Rvk \>uTi ve}Tuh ep]<iuEp]y]l v<]yi tI>umE}] `uh atiniTy]k]et atu priec{uTuu EdvxV ]e> ~lpiEc{]emuh m]ztEm Eg]vi]>u vic]>ic{uU. t]N tyileil et]TuE]L `<uiei>u bihb vuh `<uic{i>iu Aukuh suhm]ruemu vic]>h ay]Lu]yi}. `]l ti>unIknu t]N vHiu bihbvuh muh suh m]>uetu vic]>h n}Ep]eyuti n]l avntu xtic{i}. kumipriec{Tu]n]yi Eg]vi]R eek ep]iyE]L ti>unIkN ave kTe]uek]u ptue O>u tuek]Tuu. ti>unIke tu ve> ptueyuh dyEy]TukUTiytum]yi>uueviuh Eg]vi]R[ atu kfinu pi. "aEy{]! mE! ctiEc{]T]!" `u niviiEy]TukUTi ay]L tlfh niu ptic{u. aE]E<uh ti>unIkN ve> v}]etyi. avN p]]p E]TukUTi kunIe>]<uukyuh ci dInxV>L pureTuvi ukyuh ecy[tuek][ avieTte niu. aven avieTniu m]i ki<E]e<iic{u ek]uEp]kutin[ mu An ]e>}]h pic{ vidYke}]emTuiuh x]Dic{i}. >umUu n]<ik k<iE]L Eg]vi]Ru Eb]Dh vI<uky]l ay]L ptue `fIi>uu. aE]L te zpiye vRupuztn]y
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su viSn]yi nilutu k[ ay]L "|} mE x]>mi}; `nie]uh piyi}. `e mL ep]y[E] eeve `<uinu t]mxh v>u>ut[" `u pru. |ztyuh ektie EsSh ti>unIkN ki<E]u nTu tuTi. kunI>uem]iic{uek][ avN Ep]y Ep]uk]l mnE]Tu kUTi Ep]kute}uh eg]vi]e> viuEp]kutin[ aven]uh mnie}uh eeve aTiyi>inu vI<[c v>>utE}] `um]zth vic]>ic{u Ep]kut]efuh ARuh mni]kum] yi>uu. ki<E]e<uic{u Ep]ytieEsSh Eg]vi]e> cie>}]hkUTi `Tu[ ay]ueT B]>Y]zgHil ek]uEp]yi kiTi (Eguvi]R ptiv]yi t]mxic{i>ut[ avieTy]f[). `<uiu k<iu tyile[ a<iec{Tu m]ztyil ti>unIknuh A vITie muei. pie Eg]vi]Ru xuKm]kutuve> avN mixmyvuh avieTtey]f[ t]mxic{i>ut[. mtilku Ep]yi[ Evu k]>YLu m]ztEm avN aviTh viuEp]k]ri]yi>uuu. Eg]vi]Ru xuKm]kutinu >umUu m]xh Evivu. aztyuh k]h ti>unIkN x]m]nYhep]e tIi tiukEp]uh ecy[ti >ui}. |zpk]>em]>bh ti>unIknu muuh atilpieyuh pIumi}. 1061-]m][ kRTkxhzk]iu ptivu sIEvi k<itieEsSh ti>unIken eevie etE>y]y Et]kE]h ek]uEp]Ekt]yivu. `E] axok>Yh nimih Eg]vi]Ru kUeTE]kutinu t>ei}. ay]ueT axi]y O>u su]>]f[ ti>unIken ek]uEp]yt[. viy]nu<y]il au kinm]y O<uu]yi>uu. Eg]vi ]>]yi>uuevil ti>unIken A xmyh Ail |ruk yi}]yi>uu. su]R aven Ail nIic{[ a> kyi. aute ay]L aven vTE>y[uh nIic{ukyi. |E] ]yE]E<uh ti>unIkN ve> viSmic{u. Ou>u zp]vsYh O<ukiE]k]N tuTi. `iuh avN O>uviDh k>y[u
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ti>uvt]hkUR xh]n[ Ek]yh t]Uil kii>UR Edsh pu etuhkUR >]jYuLet]yi>uu. atin]l |o Bgvti Ezth kii>UR Eds]R etuhkUR >]j]vie anuv]d E]Tuh xH]yE]Tuh kUTiy]f[ pfik<iic{t[. `]l av>ueT vic]>h |vieT Bgvtiey zptiifem}]yi>uu. s]x[t]vien zptiifemuvic]>ic{]f[ A Eds]R |o Ezth pfik<iic{t[. aie pfiey}]h kuEr tIRiu kyuh s]x[t]vie O>u vizgHmu]iukyuh zptiy[]yi muHURh En]ic{u niyiukyuh aTuu ti>uv]Ru Eztie tziy]y mi nU>i]ie aTulniu zptiuh ksh mut]ytinuh Evu \pk>fLuh muh pTi>c{]Ru v]ukyuh x]m]nL EsK>ic{u tuTu kyuh zpti]dikL mury[u nTiutin]yi k>yil zpD]n M]>]y piyil EmEn]N, eviku> ky[mL mut]yv>ueT aEp zpk]>h etuhkUR >]j]v[ muNkUi ei Evu chekuke}]h ecy[tuek]u t]mxh tuTukyuh ecy[tu. |o xhgtikL nTu ek]i>iu k]u kii>UR Edsu 'k][' ` vIil 'Ek]t' `u Ep>]y[ O>u x[ztI \]yi>uu. vEy]vZyuh |osV>Byuh xt[gufvtiyum] yi>u ave> `}]v>uh Ek]ty `]fu viic{i>ut[. av!R[ ~<> n]<ikevuinu kuiyuh ci jpuh muh ptivu]yi>uu. O>u Ey]gIsV>N avRu divYmzh \pEdsi c{i>utin]l A mzh jpicu jpic{u avR O>u divYy]yi IRuvezt. avR evu]N k]u kui]NEp]ku xmyh 'k]RtY]yni' `u Ep>]yi avRu]yi>u mkeUeT ek]uEp]vuk ptiv]yi>uu. O>u divxh evU]N k]u kui]NEp]k]r]yE]L Ek]ty ptivu Ep]e mke viic{iu, ''a muNEp ep]y[e]U, w]N pi]evu ek]]h' `u pryuky]l
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vZ Ep]yi. pu<yiiri kui A>hBic{u. aE]L mruk>yil niu AE>] eviiri nTu te EnE> v>ut]yi Et]uky]l vZ xV[ph ByE]TukUTi "k]RY]ynI" `u \re viic{u. aE]L evilUTi nTu v AL \c{il vii Ekuek]u Ek]tyyueT aTuEy[[ ecu. atu te mk]yi>iuemu vic]>ic{i[ Ek]ty, "nIyiE]L a>y[u Ep]yetin]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L vy]L "aE w]N O>u k]RY]yni tey]f[ `iuh niueT mk}"`u pru. atu Ek[ vZxUic{u En]i. vZy[[ nyEnziysi kuruEp]yi>uu `iuh aE]L kuEre ni]vu]yi>utin]l A vy]L xRv{]hgxu>iyuh nvyov{nyuyum]y O>u knYky]fuh A b]ik tmuTi Bhgiy]yi cIkiei xu>BikuxumL cUTukyuh, k]til O]yuh k<uilp]y[] Em]ti>vuh a>yil puvx[ztvuh, D>iy[ukyuh ecy[tiuuh vZ mni]ukyuh avR til xV[ph xhB]Sfh nTukyuhecy[tu vZ: nI `vieT ni]f[ v>utu? `E]u Ep]kuu? knYk: w]N xV[ph ki<uni]fu v>utu |vieT kuiEMl pun]yi O>u Ezth pfIk<iic{iuE}]. w]N avieT kyri p]R]n]yi]fu Ep]kut[. vZ: A ah s]x[t]vien zptii]n]yiu pfiyi c{iut]fE}]. knYk: atu s>ite. `iuh w]N te avieT p]Ruh. wL ~<uEp>]f[ ki<uniuh Ep]t[. EsSem}] v>uh |Ty[u O]E>]il kyri t]mxm]yi. `niu m]zth `uh h kiiyi}. aE]<]fu |ien O>u h ty{]r]yiue[ arit[. \Ten |E]u Ep]>ikyuh ecy[tu. s]x[t]vien zptii]N Evfemil Ever ah pfiyic{u ek]uv]N niL niueT xEH]d>N muK]i>h piyil
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EmEn]N mut]yve> ariyiEc{fh. avR >]j]vie aTul ariyic{uek]umE}]. |ni Em]l |o k>yil kuikLu k]RY]yni `u Ep>iTukyuh p]y[]Em]ti>h ekiy[ukyuh ecy{>utuh niL niueT xEH]d>N muK]i>h jne ariyiEc{fh. |et]uh prt]yiuh nL til kt]yiuh AE>]Tuh niL prkyum>ut[." |v>ueT xhB]Sfh Ekuek][ A Eds]>nuh,n} Ej]XYnuh zps[nm]Rnipufnuh O>u divYnum]y kfiy]hprbil kfiy]R O>u m>inu mru nii>uu. knYkyueT xhB]Sf mvx]nic{E]L \Ten A kfIy]R aTiyN "|et}]h Eku vE}]" `u pru. aE]L AknYk ''`]l nIyumiet]uh AE>]Tuh miiE]k>ut[. nI AE>]eTiuh pr]l nie x]ne}]h `uh cnuh , ep]nuh (muTnuh, bDi>nuh) AyiI>uh" `uh, vZEy]Tu "kuiEMl v]l |niyuh niLu `e k]f]h" `uh priu adZsYy]yi Bviukyuh ecy[tu. A knYkyueT xV>Uph k]fukyuh xhB] Sfh EkLukyuh ecy[ti[ Byvix[myviHVy]yiIR Ek]ty fil kui k<ic{u vIiei ptivu jpvuh muh k<ic{ukUi. aE]E<uh Ek]tyyueT xEH]d>n]y ek]c{ynuh avieTeyi. \Ten { Ek]ty ek]c{yEn]T[' { "`T]! ek]c{y]! { kuiEMl pfik<iic{i>iu ail O>u Bgvti |ek]i>iuu. atin]l |ni s]x[t]vien zptiifemil ah Ever \]ifh. avieT |ek]i>iutu x]]l k]RY]yniy]f[. atin]l |ni Em]l |o k>yil ARuh k]RY]yni `u Ep>iukUT]. Ae>yuh p]y[] Em]ti>h ekiy[yum>ut[. nI |o viv>h k>yil zpD]nM]>]y piyil 1 EmEn]N, eviu> eekmL mut]yve> |E]L te D>iifh. >]j]vie aTul avR ariyic{uek]umE}]"
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`u pru. |tu Ekiu Ek]ty `E] pic{u pryuu `]fu ek]c{ynu Et]iytu. `iuh ay]L \Tn |o { viv>h piyil EmEn]N mut]yve> zgHiiukyuh EmEn]N etuhkUR >]j]vie aTul ariyi ukyuhecy[tu. Ek]ty prt]ytuek][ |tu Ekvh abm]yi>iuyi}u vic]>ic{u >]j]vuh, piyil EmEn]N mut]yv>uh kuiEMl kUTukyuh kfIy]N pril kfiy]en v>ui zps[nh vy[ic{u En]iukyuh ecy[tu. |o pfiUr tIRi>iu Eztil EdvIx]iYh \]yiueutu v]x[tvh tey]fuh x]]l mH]m]yy]ku k]RY] ynI Edvi E]k>]Rh p mURik]yii>iu |E]L Ek>il xW>ic{u OE>] il kyri |ek]i>iuk y]efuh, aUil O>u mURiy]fivieTyuh |ek]i>i uetuh p mURik]yi pi>ii>iuueviuh `}]h mH]m]y O>]L tey]fuh, ''~eekv]Hh jzgtYzt dVitIy] k] mm]p>?'' `]fE}] Edvi a>uiec{y[ti>iut[ `uh kfiy]N pru. aE]L `}]v>uh |et}]h visVxiukyuh ecy[tu. |o xmyh Ek]tyyuh kuiEMl `i. "kuiEMl v]l |niyuh niLu `e k]f]h" `u Edvi a>ui ec{y[ttien O]Ru avR ail kyri zsIEk]viink Eu En]iaE]L avR avieT "n]eu tZeeki ujViuh sU]din]n]yuDB]xm]n''y]yuh ''mURY]mEn]'' y]yumi>iu k]RY]yniey zptYm]yii[ Bvix[my] kuy]yiI>ukyuh ci x[Et]ztL ec]}i Edviey x[tuti ukyuh ecy[tu. A xmyh Bey et]uek][ En]iyv e>}]h EdviyueT >Uph Em[przpk]>h k[ ~vuh By]ut p>vsM]>]yi tIRu. kurc{u xmyh k<iE]L avieT duRni>IYm]y O>u Etj[ m]zth avEsSiukyuh zkEmf adZsYm]yitI>ukyuh ecy[tu.
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an>h avieT kUTiyi>u mH]M]>ueT AE]cn ''aTu muHURil zptii]n]yi pfitu vc{i>iu s]x[t]vie vizgHh |ni `]f[ ecEy{t['' `]yi>uu. pun]yi pfiyic{iu aie aTul te tt[]h O>u zsIEk]vil m]zth pfiyic{u s]x[t]vien zpti nTi]emu `}]v>uh kUTi tI>um]nemTuu. azpk]>h aeWu divxh ek][ O>u zsIEk]vil tIRu kur tIRiukyuh ecy[tu. zptiy[u zkiykL tuTutinu tEdivxh te tzi, p>ikRmikL mut]yvR ei. aE]L avieT \]y viEsSe}]h piyil EmEn]N tzi nU>i]ie ariyic{u. \Ten nU>i]Iu ''`]l EdvIzpti kUTi |E]L te nTuky]fE}] Evt[. Edvi |vieT | ek]iuu niLe}]vRuh visV]xh viueiuh `}]vRuh k]f viDh O>u aRc{n]bihbh zpti kUTi ecEy{t[ atY]vsYm]f[. aien tIRc{eTuuph atiEy[uh Evu \pk>fuh O>u bihbvuh Evfh `u pru. aE]L EmEn]N mut]yvR "\pk>f e]eyuh \]]h. atinu zpy]xmi} . |o muHURinu zptiivh bihbmu]iu k]>Yh ax]Ym]f[. atin]l EdvIzpti |ni AdYmu]ku muHURi ]k]emu evy[]En nivZiyuu" `u pru. "`]l aien mti" `u nU>i]Tuh xtic{u. au >]ztiyil Ek]tyy[u O>u xVp[nmu]yi. kurc{u divxh muNp[ avR AukTvil vc{u kt]y A knYk av>ueT aTul ecu, "niL ptiv]yi kuiu kTvil niu xV[ph pTi]um]ri O>u kymuE}]. A kyil `e O>u si]vizgHh kiTuu[. aetTuic{u |o aTu muHURil te `e zptiyuh nTifh. Et]fiyil kyri A kyie xmIpu ec]l avieT evinTiyil niu D]>]h p]y[] ep]iv>utu k]f]h.A u
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muiiy]l vizgHh kukiuh" `u pru `]yi>uu xVp[nh. xVp[nh k \Ten vZ \fRu ku turu En]I[ avieTeyuh Ae>yuh ki}. `iuh |tu Edvi `<ui a>uiec{y[ttutey]efu visVxic{uek][ Ek]ty |o viv>h ek]c{y{N muK]i>h ati>]vie pIyil EmEn]N mut]yve> ariyic{u. Ek]tyyueT v]u O>iuh miYy]yiE]kyi}u visV]xem}]vRumu]yi>utin]l piyil EmEn]N mut]y ci zpD]nM]R evil mui]N p>icyvuh x]mRYvumu ciE>]Tu kUTi \Ten vil kyri A kyiEy[u Ep]yi. avieT ecE]L O>u u xhKYyi}]et p]y[] evinTiyil niuh ep]i v>ut]yi k]fukyuh avieT ciR muiiyE]L bihbh kukiukyuh aetTu[ kuiEMl ek]uv>ikyuh pie bihbp>izgHh mut]y xkzkiykuh ecy[tu niit muHURil te EdviyuETyuh s]x[t]vieyuh zptiyuh ksvuh nTukyuh ecy[tu. aEt]TukUTi atiEkmm]yi \Xvvuh nTi. a]u etuhkUR >]j]vuh tziyuh piyil EmEn]N mut]yv>uh kUTi Eztil \Xvh mut]y AviEsSL, m]xviEsSL, nitYnid]nh mut]yvy[u pTi>h niyiukyuh avy[e}]h vkvc{u D]>]h vx[tuL EdvxVh Ep>il ptiy[ukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l A Bgvti EdvxVh ~vuh Dnpuiyut]yi tIRu. avieT zp]D]nYvuh Edviy[[ te xiic{u. s]x[t]vin[ avieT O>u \pEdve ]nh m]ztem xiic{uu. `iuh Edviy[[ |tuek]e]uh n} tZp[tiy]yi}. pTi>h niyic{ divxh >]ztiyil etuhkUR >]j]vinu O>u xVp[nmu]yi. xRv]hgxu>iy]y O>u x[ztI aEHie aTul ec[, "|et]uek]uh `niu tZp[tiy]yii}, `niu tZp[tiy]k femil `e Ek]tyy[u kUTi `eiuh ek]Tufh. Ek]ty xE]Sic{]l w]nuh xE]Siuh" `u
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prt]yi]yi>uu xVp[nh. A xmyu te |zpk]> em]>uxVp[nh piyil EmEn]numu]yi. En>h evuyuTen piyil EmEn]N >]jxiDiyiei tniy[u]y xVp[n ie viv>h ariyic{u. tniuh |zpk]>em]>u xVp[nmu]yi `u >]j]vuh pru. \Ten >uEp>uh kUTi Ayc{u kfiy]N pril kfiy]en v>ui zps[nh vy[ic{u En]ic{u. aE]L |o \]yiutu EdviyueT dRsnh tey]fuh Ek]ty y[u kUTi `eiuh s>iy]yiu ek]Tui}il EdviyueT Ek]pvuh timih aEnkh anRu]yiI>uemuh kfiy]N viDic{u. atin]l Ek]tyyueT Ep>il ~t]nuh puWnih |n]m]yiptic{u ek]Tutu kUT]et av>ueT xEH]d>n]y ek]c{y{en EdvxVil m]r]c{i>m]yi niymiukyuh ecy[tu. Ek]tyyueT Ep>il ptic{u ek]Tu niinu 'Ek]t EnTiy nih' `]fu pru vi>ut[. atu k]zkEmf E]pic{u Ek]t]Ti niem]yiIRu. A nih ~t]nuh ek]}Lu muNp[ (1070-]m][) ve> k]u vIuk]>ueT eekvs]nuBil te |>ui>uu. piIT[ avR `<uti viu ktin]l anY]DIneuEp]yi. `iuh A niinu Ek]t]Tinih `u tey]fu pru v>ut[. A vIuk]Ru EdvxVil 1030]m]uve> m]r]c{i>vumu]yi>uu. piIT[ ci k]>f ]l atuh m]riE]yi. `iuh A vIuk]Ru zptivRSh 72 pr en}u vIth gveil niu |n]m]yi |E]<uh ek]Tuuv>uu[. Ek]tyy[u |n]m]yinih ptic{u ek]Tu k]u kfiy]N pril kfiy]nuh ci vx[tuL ptic{u ek]Tui >uu. viEsSic{u av>ueT trv]iEy[[ emc{>[ `e]>u nE>ukUTi etuhkUR >]j]v[ k[pic{u ek]Tuu. vx[tu e}]h avR O]e>] k]]yi `<uti viu ktin]l |E]L avRu kuTip]Ru pu>yiTvuh emec{>[ `u ]nE>uh m]ztEmyuu. `iuh EdviyueT s]ph avR |uh
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anuBvic{uek]i>iuu[. Ek]tyyuh Edviyuh til AukTvil vc{u]y xhB]Sfh mru niu Ek kfiy]N A vRm]nh aE]L te xVk]>Ym]yi ave B]>YEy]Tu pru. atin]l ave kuTuhbiu]ku pu>uSM]R ep]En] cEn] Ayi>iuemu EdviyueT s]pinu |E]<uh vYtY]xh vii}. zpx[tut BgvtiEztil AdYk]h mutlu te etuhkUR >]j]vinu n]mm]ztm]yi O>u Em]<[m ]nh \]yi>uueviuh avieT xk eekk]>YkRZtVvuh k>]Ru tey]yi>uu. etuhkUR >]jYh ti>uvt]hkUril EcRiuh ve>]Ey[u A EdvxVh k>]>ueT eekvsil te |>ui>uu. ek]}h 987-]m][ |o EdvxVh ti>uvit]hkUR xR]>il EcRukyuh aEt]TukUTi k>]>ueT aDik]>e}]hviu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh A Eds]R A Edviey |E]<uh tueT p>Edvty]yie Ad>iu kyuh Ac>iukyuh ecy[tuv>uu[. mUv{]yi>rnivuh axhKYh pu>yiTuh tntu Ep>il te \]yi>u |o EdvxVh xR]>il EcRE]L au zbiIS[ rxiQuh ti>uvt]hkUR div]num]yi>u mFEzT] x]yivRkL Ezt ie aTiyi>L[ muNpu niyic{i>u ptivuke}]h kurc{u ktin]lavieT \Xv]dikL[ mutl Ouh mtiy] k]ety]yiIRu. |oyieT \]y EdvxVh p>iS[]>E]Tu kUTi A mtiy{]y[k p>mk]ey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh A Eds]Ru Eztk]>Yiu zptipiyuh zsyuh Ouh kuru Ep]yii}]tin]l avieT Evu k]tYe}]h |E]<uh Bhgiy]yie nTu Ep]>uu[. Eztk]>YL ]yi Eds]R ~t]nuh pfh EsK>ic{iutin]l xR]>il niuptivutu k<ic{u Ep]>]tinu Eds]>ueT A pf ie pisyil niukUTi ecvu ecy[t]fu avieT avR \Xvh mut]yv nTiE]>ut[. k>]R viEsS]l ci ti>uv]B>fuh muh kUTi \]ic{iu[. avey}]h k>
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]>ueT eekvsh tey]fu |E]<uh |>iut[. \Xvk] uh mu viEsSiuh \pEy]giutin]yi avR av `Tuu ek]Tuukyuh aTiyi>h k<i]l ti>iey v]ievc{u xUiukyuh ecy[tu v>uu. avey]uh avR xR]>iE y[u viu ek]Tui}. kii>UR kuiEMl EdvIzpti k<ii[ AdYm]yi nTn \lxvh mInm]xil E>]Hifi ek]TiEyuh pU>h Ar]um] yi]yi>uu. aente |E]<uh nTuv>uu. mInm]xil k]Rik BgvtiyueT ti>un]eu x[pic{[ A divxeyuh O>ulxvhEp]ete AEG]SpURvh ek]]Tiv>uu[. atuh Eds]RkUTi pfh ecvuecy[t]f[ nTiv>ut[. xR]R Eztil Eds]>ueT xHk>fh |tuEp]e meumueu Et]ui}. |o Eztil 1022)m]u zsIEk]viinuh 1060-]m]u mpinuh eciTuvic{tu Eds]R tey]f[. aTuk][ ag[nib]Dy]l neu Ep]y zsIEk]vil xR]>nuv]dzpk]>h vIuh pfik<ic{u eciTuvi]N \lx]Hic{uv>utuh |o Eds]R te. |et}]h A Eds]Ru Edvieyuric{u Biek]u m]ztm}; Byhek]u kUTiy]f[. A EdviyueT eectnYvuh m]H]Yvuh azty[um]ztmu[. atiEu ci dZ]LkUTi pry]h. kii>UR Edsi ARuh k]RY]ynieyu Ep>iTukyuh p]y[] Em]ti>h ekiyum>uetu Edvi muNEpte a>uiec{y[ti>uE}]. A >u kUvuh |E]<uh A Edsu ptivi}. A Edsu pu>uSM]R xhbh ecy[Et] mE] k]RY]yni `u Ep>]y x[ztIke anYEdsuni[ avieT e]uvu t]mxiic{]uh xuKm]yi aDikdivxh t]mxi] niTyi}. `eiuh k]>fvs]l A x[ztIkL epe[ A diu viu Ep]Ekt]yi v>uh. |t[ |E]<uh kuv>u O>u xhgti y]f[.

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pe]>il ech ` Eds[ O>u vIil x[ztI x]nmi}]etyi>utin]l "O>u epFkuiyu]y]l A kuiey kii>UR kuiEMl BgvtiyueT nTyil ek]uEp]yi Ec]ru ek]TuE]h" `[ A vIuk]R niyic{u. an>h aDikh t]mxiy]et A vIil O>u x[ztI gRBh D>iukyuh y]k]h O>u epFkuiey zpxviukyuh ecy[tu. A vIuk]R atYh xE]Sic{[ Ar]h m]xil Ec]ru ek]Tuutin]yi kuiEyyuhek][ kii>UR kuiEMei ci v<ip]TukL nTi, Ec]ru ek]Tuutin]yi AB>fumfiyic{u. kui ku turukEy] mu kuTiukEy] ecy{]et evyii t]uEp]e v]TiRu kiTutu ku kuiyueT m]t]pit]L m]ztm}, EdvIdRsnin]yi avieT kUTiyi>u anYjnL Ep]uh atYh viS>]yiIRu. \Ten O>u eedven v>ui zps[nhevy[pic{u En]ukyuh kuiyueT axV]Yie k]>fh, atien p]y[]Em]ti>h ekic{u nTyil ek]u vt]efuh A Em]ti>m<ic{u nTy[uevc{]l kuiy[u xuKm]kuemuh zps[n]>N viDiukyuh kuiyueT \TmM]R A Em]ti>m<ic{u nTy[uevukyuh \Ten kuiu xuKm]ky]l Ec]ru ek]Tuu ek]uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. A p]y[] Em]ti>h mu ti>uv]B>fueT kUil k>]>ueT eekvsh |E]<umvieT |>iuu[. at[ avieT \Xvk]iuh muh `<uiin[ aiyil c]Ruky]f[ ecy[tuv>ut[. eevu Ek]yhmuKh 2 xYEvy[u Evu a>i, kriE]ukL mut]y x]m]ne}]h Ek]yh p]RvtY]>N EsK>ic{[, vi]i eevu ek]uEp]yi xYEv nTuky]yi>uu muNk]il ptiv[. x]m]ne}]h v i]i eevEu pureTu divxh p]RvtY]>N mut]yv>ueT vky]yi kii>UR kuiEMl Bgvti[ O>u c>iT v<ip]Tu nTukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. xR]Rvk
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aTiyi>Lu x]m]nLe}]h kukEyR]T]yE]L xYEvy[u x]m]nL p]RvtY]>M]R EsK>ic{u ek]uEp]vukeyu ptivu niuEp]yi. aEt]TukUTi kuiEMl Bgvtiu ptivu]yi>u aTv<ip]Tuh niru ]i. aE]L eevu ci duRfL ku tuTi. xYEvdYy[u zpmnil a vI<uk, k]nil goi vI<uk mut]y duRfL ptiv]yi ku tuTiyE]L atie k]>fmriyutin]yi zps[nhevy[pic{u En]ic{u. aE]L |o amhgL k]futie k]>fh kii>UR kuiEMl Bgvtiu ptivu v<ip]Tu nT]tuek]u eevnu]yiu viE>]Dm]efuh "`e k]RY]yni u ptivutu ek]Tu]et `niu ptivutu w]N xVIk>iukyi}" `]f[ eeve B]vemuh zps[n]>N viDic{u. atienhbic{uh `<uukuukL nTuky]l xR]R vky]yi A v<ip]Tu nTie]utin[ gvRe[ anuvdiv{u. peE]eey]ume}iuh xYEv vky]yi A v<ip]Tu n]mm]ztm]yieiuh |E]<uh nTuu[. |ni |vieT Edvi[ aTv<ip]T[ zpD]nm]yiIRtie k]>fh kUTi pry]h. EdviyueT bihbinu zp]fzpti k<ic{divxh tzinU>i]iE[ `E] a]<mi}] divx m]yi>uu. atin]l pH]>in[ a>iep]Tic{u ek]uecu ek]Tufem[ s]i]>N k<k]E>]Tu pru. k<k]R |>un]<i \f>iy]f[ ep]Tic{u ek]uecu ek]Tut[. atin]l s]i]>N atinu Ec>u sR>yuh n]iEk>vuh EcRu]iy vlxN (aT) Ayi>uu tziu ek]Tut[. atu kiu tzinU>i]T[ "vlxn]Ef] pH]>h? `]l atu niEvdic{iu Evfhti]N. bihbinu zp]fzpti k<ii>iutin]l |E]L `eiuh niEvdifmE}]. atin[ |tu te Ayiy]h" `u pr[ A vlxenTuuevc{[ aEHhte niEvdYh k<ic{u. au >]ztiyil nU>i]iEu EdviyueT dRsnmu]yi. "vlxN
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niEvdYh `niu ve> tZp[tik>m]yi>iuu. ptiv]yi a]< UjEy]TukUTi niEvdiutin[ ~R]Tuecy{fh" `u Edvi a>uiec{y[tt]yi]f[ nU>i]iEu dRsnmu]yt[. |en dRsnmu]y viv>h piE divxh tzi nU>i]T[ >]j]vie aTuuh piyilEmEn]N mut]yvE>]Tuh pru. avR zps[nh evy[ic{uEn]iytil atu EdviyueT a>u]Tute y]efu zps[n]>N viDiukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l zptidinh a]<pUjy[[ |>un]<iy>iyueT vlxNkUTi pTi>fil `<uiEc{Ru. atu ptiv]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. atiE]<uh nTuv>uu[. aTv<ip]Tu Edviu zpItik>m]ef[ ariyuk y]l O]E>]>uR O]E>] k]>YL x]Diutin]yi y]si mUEk]iT<i a>iek]uh AErk]iT<i a>iek]uh pzEk]iT<i a>iek]uh |>upEWk]iT<i a>i ek]uh muh aTv<ip]Tu zp]Ric{utuTukyuh `}]vRuh k]>YL x]Dic{u tuTukyuh ecy[tu. aen aTv<ip]T[ avieT nT]vukyuh atinu zp]D]nYh xiiukyuh ecy[tu. pzEk]iT<i a>iek]utinu "pi>un]<iyT" `]f[ pruv>ut[. atilurtin[ a>i>un]<i, k]li>u n]<i `uh y]zkmh EpR pryuu. |>upEWk]iT<i a>iek]u aT viy c>il (v]Ril) a}]et \]]N p]Ti}. atin]l atinu "c>iT" `uh EpR pruv>uu. c>iTy[u nUe]u n]<i a>i, nUe]u n]iEk>h, nUe]u kdi<h, mUu tu]h sR>, mu]<i eny{[ |eny]f[ ptiv[. pi>un]<iyT mut]yvy[uh |o kfnux>ic{u vItzpk]> mu n]iEk>h, sR> mut]yv EcRfh. kdi<h ki]et v]l atinu pk>h Enz<vuh v>ic{<vuh EcR]ru[. aTv<ip]Tu]y]l xmIpM]>]y Ab]vZh aEnkh jnL A EztxiDiyil vukUTuk ptiv]f[. |ztyiT<i a>iek][ aTyu]y]l zbxVm]yuh s]i]>N, ks]>N, Et]fi]>N, piyil EmEn]N, eviu>y[mL, p]zth Etuk]>N, |yuh virkuh ek]Tuuy]L mut]yvR[ |zt |zt aTvIth ek]Tufemu kfu[. aet]e
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k<i]l \tie avEp]e OE] >E] aTvIth avieT vukUTuvRe}]vRuh ek]Tufemu niRb m]f[. atuEp]e O>u B]gh v<ip]Tu nTu ALumu[. atu ek]Tuie}iuh evruet v>uvRu ek]Tu]etyi>i]N p]Ti}. avRu ek]Tu]etyi>u]l A v<ip]Tuek][ y]et]>u Pvumu]vukyie}u m]ztm}, EdviyueT viE>]Dmu ]vukyuh ecy{uh. |tinu dZ]m]yi p xhgtikumu ]yiu[. avyil Ou m]zth zpx[t]vic{uek]uu. O>]il eevu xYEvy[u x]m]ne}]h EsK>ic{u vi]ie]uEp]y p]RvtY]>N, ptivu c>iT k<ic{iu s]i]>N mut]y anuBv]Rum]zth ptivutu ek]Tutie EsSh pieyu]yi>u aTey}]h v]i B]hekie]uEp]yi. \Ten eevinu y]zty]vu kyuh ecy[tu. aT kiuem]zgHic{u vve>}]h |]Bhg E]TukUTi ti>iekE]yi. ci kuikL \re k>uek]]f[ mTiyt[. atu ki[ ciR, "|tu Bgvti xHiuemu Et]ui}. `e}]m]pukL vukUTuEm] `E]" `u pruek]]f[ mTiE]yt[. k]>Yh aente pukyuh ecy[tu. p]RvtY]>N mut]yvR Evn]uk]yil `iyE] E<uh atiks]yi k]uh m<yuh tuTi. k]yil O]L ep>uki vil evh aTic{ukyri. vh muuem di]yi. p]RvtY]>N mut]yvRu p>izBmvuh ks]yi. zp]fBIti nimih ciR niviiyuh tuTi. aE]L p<mp>icymu v>]yi viu]yi>uv>il ciR, "avieT vukUTiyvR ]>uuh aT ek]Tu]t[ Bgvtie]uh >xic{i}. EdviyueT viE>]Dh ek]utey]f[ |E]L |o k]uh pisruh vu kUTiyt[. `eiuh O>u zp]yih ecy{]emu niyic{ie} il vL muukte ecy{uh" `u pru. atu Eku p]RvtY]>N "`]l eevu Ep]yi xYEv k<iu ti>iec{iy]uTen zp]yim]yi O>u c>iTkUTi k<iu
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kyuh avieT v>uvRe}]h D]>]m]yi ek]Tuukyuh ecy[Et ]h. |o k]uh pisruh m]re" `u pru. \Ten k]uh m<yuh m]ruky]l k]yl s]tey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. xYEv k<iu mTieyiy \Ten p]RvtY]>N niyic{tuEp]e zp]yiv<ip]Tu nTukyuh avieT ecukUTiyvRe}]h aT ptiviDikh ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. EdviyueT m]H]Ye xhbic{ Ou>u xhgtikLkUTi pri[ |o EKnmvx]ni i]emu vic]>iuu. 1078-]m]u kuhBm]xil kii>UREdsuteyu "puNmil sivy{N" ` p>Edszb]fnu mxU>ik] (vxU>i) dInmu]yi. dInh ~vuh kTu vky]yi>uu. avieT dIn>y[]yii>uv>uh dInh ecu kv>]y anYM]>u em}]h A zb]fN kuiu k]>Yh ax]Ym]efute tIRc{eTui. t]N |tin]e m>ic{uEp]kuemu E>]giuh Et]i. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh >]ztiyil O>]L aEH ie aTul ec[, "kuiEMl Bgvtiu pzu c>iT k<iEc{]emu niyiU. aEu kuic{uet]<]N xhgti y]kuh" `u prt]yi Et]i. aEHh ku turu En]iy E]L Ae>yuh ki}. "`E] evruet xVp[nh kt]yi>iuh" `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh pieyuh kTc{u kiTu. aEHh myiuTiyE]L pieyuh y]pURv{h O>]L aTul ecu prt]yi aEHinu Et]i. aen mUu zp]vsYmu]yi. mU]h zp]vsYh aEHh ku turu En]iy E]L xRv]hgxu>iy]y O>u t>ufi A muriyilni[ |ri E]kut]yi aEHh k]fukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L at[ Edvi yueT a>u]Tutey]ef[ aEHinu Et]ukyuh kuic{u et]<u divxhte pzu c>iT k<iEc{]em[ aEHh niyiukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh mutl dInin[ |rh tuTi. dInm]>hBic{tie |>upi>]h divxh aEHe kuiic{u. O>u eviy]<[cy]f[ aEHe kuiic{t[. aTu
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w]r]<[c aEHe kuiEMl ek]uEp]yi et]<Iukyuh aute pzu c>iT k<iukyuh ecy[tu. |o Edsute me]>u mil 1085-]m][ yuv]v]y O>u zb]fnu vxU>idInmu]yi. A dInvuh ~vuh kTu vky] yi>uu. aEHvuh |o dIn]l m>ic{uEp]kuem[ `}]v>uh tIRc{eTui. A zb]fe B]>Yy]y aY]R vYxn] zk]y]yi[, " `e BR]vien kuiic{u et]<I]N xhgtiy] y]l et]<Iu divxh `e k<uil ptiv]yi ekiv>u pvNm] w]N nTy[u evEc{]h" `u niyic{u. |tu m]E>]Tuh pri}. zb]fnu zkEmf dInh EBdeutuTi. ptien]h divxh aEHe kuiic{u. aE]L aY]Ru vic]>m]yi: "aEy{]! `e pvNm] ek]TufmE}]. atu zpy]xvum]f[. |tilni[ O>u pvN \o>ieyTuu nTy[u evEc{]h. atu mti" `[ AE]cic{u tIRc{eTui. zb]f en nTyilek]uEp]yi et]<Ic{ divxh aY]>uh kUeTE] yi>uu. avR niyic{tuEp]e O>u pvN \o>ieyTuu nTy[u evc{u. dInmu]y zb]fN \TN viry[uv]N tuTi. atu zkEmf vRic{[ aEHinu kiek]tuEp]ey]yiu evic{ ]TM]R pryutuEp]e "ek]uv], pvNm] a<ic{uek]uv]. a}]et w]N xtiukyi}" `u viic{u prutuTi. \Ten zb]fe B]>Y pvNm] a<ic{u zb]fe eekyil e]Tuu. aEHh atu nTy[u evc{iu piyil EmEn]en viic{[ "|etTuu mu ti>uv]B>fueT kUil xUic{uek]fh. viEsSdivxil aku ek]Tuu bihbiEMl c]Rifh" `u pryukyuh kiyTi zb]fN pURv{itiey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. A pvNm] |E]<uh k>]>ueT eekvshte |>iuu. viEsSdivx il EdviyueT bihbiEMl c]Riukyuh ecy{uu[. |o pvNm]yil Ou< evc{t]y ptien[ a>vnuh O>u mu<uvnum]fut[.
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|en pryuky]efil kii>UR kuiEMl BgvtiyueT autm]H]YL |niyuh ve>yu[. vix[t>By]l atin]yi tuniyui}. |o EdviyueT zptieyi O>u vidV]N \]Iut]yi Ekiu Es}]khkUTi t]e< `<utie]uu. "Ek]hb]E xupUEjY dinkZtiJSEg, kI>Eds]Eyx[miN mhgEY xMuHURE nijjnHitkZl bihbiIEs] mH]] yxY]h bihbzpti]h itivibuDvee> k]>y]m]x DI> ] EdvI eesknY] kyt kush xRvd] xRv] n" |o Es}]kh ek][ |vieT EdvIzpti nTtu ek]}h O>unUiptiEn<]m]u mInm]xi]efuh atu nTic{tu tEsv]xik]y jnueT |zpk]>h etuhkUR >]j]v] efuh x[pm]kuuE}].

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pU]nu nU>i Evd]RHn}] O>u zb]Hmfn]yi>uu ev]f[ Eki>iut[. b]Yk]u kur ~t]e]e pic{i >uuev}]et aEHh O>u vidV]n}]yi>uu. aEHie |}h zbiiS[ sImyil 'a]Tiurh' ` dii]yi>uu. pU]nu nU>iyuh EmpUR n]>]yfBti>iyuh jIvic{i>u tu O>u k]]yi>uuevu k]fuu. Bti>iyueT n]>]y fIyh \]iurtIRt[ atie 'Ayu>]E>]gYxoKYh' `u kixhKYek]u ek]}vRSh 762-]m][ vZikm]xh 28-]h tIytiy]fu niyi]mE}]. atin]l pU]nu nU>i jIvic{i>utu ek]}h 8-]h st]i]yi>uuevu tIRc{eTu]vut]f[. pU]nu nU>i[, ve> AzgHic{i>u[ xIm puztn]yi[ O>U \iyu]yi. A \iyueT azp]snmTiyi>h zpm]fic{u xVjnueT |}ie}]h fic{i>uu. muHURh >]ztiyi]yi>uu. fzpk]>h vu EcR aRjnL av>ueT vx[ztB]L avieTey]>u u \riiTi yi>u \iyieT mIet ariy]et ek]ueciu. Ec]rUfinu muHURmTuE]L \iyueT a \iey `Tuu kuii] n]yi ecE]E<y[uh \i sV]xh mui m>ic{i>iut]yi ku. aE]L avieT kUTiyi>uvRuh viEsSic{u \iyueT m]t] pit]Lumu]y vYxnh `ztm]ztmu]yi>uuevutu pryfemi}E}]. zpkZtY]te O>u viS[fuBnuh x]Duvum]yi>u pU]nu nU>i \i m>ic{Et]TukUTi O>u vi>nuh kUTi AyiIRu. aEHh te puztN m>ic{tin]u vYxnE]Tu kUTi \]iy kZtiy]f[ zpxim]y ]n]n. atYh duH]y vYxnL En>iy{u k]il |o ]n]n v]yic{]l mninu ve> xm]D]nmu]kuemutinu xhsy mi}. |tu `}]vRuh aRh mni]kvh ve>
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itvuh x>xvum]yiut]f[. \i m>ic{tie EsSh pU]nu nU>i kuiyuh, jpvuh, zpdifvuh, nmx[]> vum]yi miv]ruh gu>uv]yUR Eztil te t]mxic{u ek]i>uu. a]]f[ Bjnin]yi Em[pUR Bti>iyuh avieT ecu EcRt[. n]>]yfBti>i n]>]yfIyh \]]n]yi A>hBic{E]L pU]nu nU>i x]nEg]p]h x]nk>m]yiut]fE}] `u vic]>ic{u A k O>u p]n y]yiu]uv]nuh tuTi. atividV]nuh Evdnum]yi>u Bti>iu B]S]kviteyuric{uh EvdHInnuh avYu[pnuh Ay pU]nu nU>ieyuric{uh A>]l ve> pumu] yi>uu. x]Duv]y nU>i A xUS[m] ariy]et O>u divxh t]N \]iy ~t]numyi>u x]nEg]p]h p]n Bti>i yueT aTul ek]uecu pi< En]i ti>uiek]Tufemu aEpic{u. aE]L Bti>i "B]S]kvityil En]]eni>i uu? atil abm}]et v}tuh k]fuEm]?viEsSic{uh pU]ninu viBiyurc{iumi}. atin]l atu mu<uvnuh pi< te Ayi>iuh" `u pru. p>uh EkLE Bti>i |en prE]L nU>i vYxnh xHivy{]et ep]i>uEp]yi. A xmyu zsIEk]viinku niu "pU]ninu Bti>i Ey]h viBiyurc{iie}iuh Bti>iey]L Biyurc{iu['' `e]>u as>I>iv]u]yi. gu>uvyU>e |o v]ukL EkE]L Bti>iy[u ve> vYxnvuh yuh p]]pvuh \ieyutu pryfemi}E}]. \Ten Bti>i nU>iey aEnVSic{E]L nU>i vYxnic{u k>uek][ aie O>u Ek]fil Ep]yi kiTut]yi ariu. avieT ecu "EH pU]nh, w]N prtuek][ muSi[ vu kiTuky]Ef]? w]nE]L O>u mEn]>]jYh vic]>ic{uek]i>utin]l aien pruevE \u. pU]nie kvit ve> n}t]fu aEeT ]n]nek]ute xRv{xtm]yiutE}? pie w]nen En>E]]yiu prtinu |zt mnx[t]p eT]nuE]? x]nEg]p]h tIRETE]h k]fe. w]N En]i ti>ui>]mE}].''`upru nU>iey xm]sVxiiu
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kyuh x]nEg]p]h v]i tIRETE]h B]gh mu<uvnuh En]i atienuric{uh ve> s}]Gic{u pr[ nU>iey xE]Siiukyuh ecy[tu. x]nEg]p]il zsIkZS[fnuh aRjunnuhkUTi eevkuf[il ec B]g[ eevkuf[e ~tuzpk]>m]fu vRiEt[ `u vic]>ic{uek][ nU>i O>u divxh kiTu \ruE]L gu>uv]yU>N eevkuf[e nU>iu xVp[nil k]fic{u ek]Tuuevuh atiN zpk]>m]f[ nU>i vRi c{i>iut[ `uh O>u Ek<[viyu[. Bti>iyueT n]>]yfIyh mu<uvnuh tIR divxh tey]f[ pU]nu nU>iyueT x]nEg]p]h p]nyuh kurtIRet]fu EkLvi. BsiE>] mfiy]y pU]nu nU>iey Ey]gYn]]NEvi gu>uvyU> N pe>yuh ab>]Iut]yi p kkuu[. O>u divxh nU>i O>u x[Et]zth jpiuE]L 'pn]EB] m>zpBu' `u ec]}i. atu Ek[ vidV]n]y me]>u nU>i, "viQ[i! m>zpBuv}, am>zpBuv]f[. "pn]EB]m>zpBu" `u xi EcRu ec]}ukte" `u pru. aE]L "pie m>zpBu A>]f[; w]N m>zpBuvum]f[''`e]>u as>I>iv]u zsIEk]viku niu EkLeu. aE]L vidV]N nU>i abn]yitIRuevutu pryfemi}E}]. pU]nu nU>iu vYu[piyi}]yi>uueviuh gu>uv]yUR Eztii>uu p vidV]M]R B]gvth v]yic{u aRh pryutu EkuEk[ aEHinu B]gvth ~tu B]gh v]yiutu Ek]uh aRh pry]r]yiIRu `u m]ztm}, Bn]y aEHh Bi>xE]TukUTi aRh pryutu EkL]N `}]vRuh ve> kotukmu]yiIRu. OTuh B]gvth A>u v]yic{]uh aRh pry]N pU]nu nUti>i Evfemu jnLu niRbm]yiIRu. atuek]u vidV]M]>]yvRu nU>iEy]Tu kuEre axUyyuh Et]i tuTi. `iuh A>u v]yic{]uh aRh pryuk pU]nu
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nU>iteeyu ptiv]yiIRu. gu>uv]yUR Eztil B]gvth v]yn ptiv]yiuE}]. O>u divxh O>u vidV]N v]yi]nuh pU]nu nU>i aRh pry]nuh tuTi. v]yn EkL]N pitM]>uh p]m>M]>um]yi[ axhKYh jnuh avieT vu kUTi. au v]yic{ B]gh >uifIxVyhv>h ky]yi>uu. vYu[piyi}]ti>utin]l nU>i aRh pryu tu aEHie mEn]DRhEp]eey}]et Es}]k]Rh mni]yi}]yi>uu. atin]l >uifi kZS[fe aTu Ey[[ zb]fen pryu diil nU>i ">uifi |en Oe pru zb]fe eekyie]e><uuh ek]Tu yc{u" `Rh pru. `<uu ek]Tuyc{u `utu B]gvt il prii}]t]yi>utin]l |tu Eku ek]i>u vidV]n]y O>u nU>i pU]nu nU>iEy]Tu "`<uu ek]Tu yc{u `ut[ ~tu Es}]ki]fu pri>iut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. atu EkE]L pU]nu nU>i mrupTi pry]N nivZiyi}]et viSmic{u. aE]L zsIEk]viinku ni[ "`<uuek]Tuyc{i} `[ ~tu Es}]ki]f[ pri>iu t[? A zb]fN `e aTul vE]L >uifiyueT Oe><uukUTi ek]uvi>uu." `e]>s>I>i v]u EkL eu. |tu EkE]L duE]dYhEc]dic{ nU>i ve> mYmm]vu kyuh pU]nu nU>i xE]Siukyuh EsSmuvR aut eTukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>h kurc{u k]h k<iE]E<y[uh pU]nu nU>ieykuriec{}]vRuh ve> bHum]nmu]yiIRu. Eztil ptiv]yi nmx[k]>Bfinu |>iuE]L EvdM]>uh vidV]M]>uh Ay zb]fR `zt \]yi>u]uh pU]nu nU>iey m]nY]nu O]mn]yi[ |>uuk ptiv]yi. zkEmf A>uh pri}iuh aEHin[ m]nY]n i>i]em]yiIRu. aienyi>iuE]L dU>nuh vidV]nuh Evdnum]y O>u nU>i]T[ gu>uv]yUR Eztil dRsnin]yi vu. nU>i]iEu \ofu Eztil
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tey]yi>uu. atin]l Ezt]Dik]>iy]y nU>i au Bfinu m]nY]nu nU>i]Tien |>ufemu niyic{u. pU]nu nU>i A xhgti ariy]et ptivuEp]e \ofu k]m]yE]L m]nY]nu O]mn]yi Ep]yi>uu. aE]L Ezt]Dik]>i pU]niEn]T[ "mH]Ey]gYn]yi>iu O>umzb]fN |vieT vi>iu itiy[[ |u t]nivieTTi>iutu nY]ym]yi}. atin]l EvgemfIu m]riyi>iU" `u pru. `iuh p Ey]gYM]R kUTi tniu xtic{u ti>iu m]nY]nh viuek]Tuutinu mnu v>]y[ky]l pU]nu nU>i `fIu m]riyi}. atin]l Ezt]Dik]>i aEHie eeky[u piTic{u `fIic{u. t]N Evd]RHnuh vidV]num}]i]fe}] te |ien apm]nic{ etu vic]>ic{iu pU]nunU>i[ ve> vYxnmu]yi. aEHh \Ten k>uek][ purEiri. aE]<uh zsIEk]viinkuniuh "pU]nh |ni duM]>ueT aTul t]mxiukyuh |vieT v>ikyuh Ev. pU]ninu `e k]ffemil w]N pU]nie |}u vuek]]h" `e]>u as>I>i v]u]yi. nU>i atuEku xE]Sic{[ aE]Lte te |}Ey[u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. nU>i |}uectie EsSh Bgv]N vu k}]et \ofu k<iukyi}u niyic{u avieTyi>uu. aE]L BvXn]y Bgv]N zsIkZS[fN nU>iyueT |}u `<ui. BsiE>]mfiy]y nU>i BvXn]y Bgv]en te v]mB]gu(|Ttu) zptYm]yi ku nU>i \Ten `fIu Bgv]en x]]hgm]yi nmx[k>ic{u vic{u. aE]L Bgv]N "|ni pU]nh `e |vieTyi>uu Exvic{]l mti. `e x]iYh |vieTyu]yi>iuh" `u a>uiec{y[ttie EsSh mryukyuh ecy[tu. nU>i Bgv]en kt]y A u O>h pfiyic{u (zsIEk]vil m]zth) avieT zsIkZS[fe vizgHe kuTiyi>ui ptiv]yi pUj]niEvdY]dikL k<ic{u Exvic{u ek]i>uu. A h nU>i |>utie |Ttuvs]yi>u
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tin]l A ainu "|Ttupurh" `u Ep>iTukyuh ecy[tu. B]gvtvuh muh v]yic{uEkiu]y pdp>icyh ek]uh Bgvd[Bi ek]uh Bgvt[ k]>ufYhek]uh pU]nu nU>i k]zkEmf xhx[kZtiuh kvityu]]N sn]yi IRu. pU]nu nU>i gu>uv]yUR Ezth vi[ |}[ i> t]mxm]iytie EsSh Bgvt[k]>ufY]l aEHinu dIRG]yuE]TukUTiy puztx]nL D]>]mu]vukyuh aEHh pieyuh ve>]h aRpuztmizt]dikE]Tuh Bgv] l nityuh xudZvum]y BiEy]TuhkUTi xuKm]kuhvh jIvic{i>iukyuh ecy[tu.

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AUR niyueT |}h zbiISumb]ril ep]]ni ]Uil tZiyU>hsil AUR Eds]f[. |tu kUT]et aviETu ek]c{i xh]nu ti]Uil cUl zpvZiyil t]y]vuEdsuh O>i}mu[. atu >]mtu]yt]f[. A Edsu pu cUl mU[ `e]> eevdYnu]yi>uu. A |}[ O>u k][ pu>uSM]>]>umi}]et O>u viDvyuh O>u knYkyuh m]ztm]yiIRu. A knYkEy AUR nim]>ie]>]L xRvxVd]nm]yi viv]Hh k<ic{[ avieT du kyri. atin]]f[ avieTyuh O>i}h aviETu ]yt[. cUl mUie |}h vky]yiu]yi>u ~t]nuh vx[tuvkkuh niu kii. ~t]nuh vx[tuuh O>u EdvxVvuh anY]DIneuEp]yiumu[. AUR niyueT |}[ O>il pu>uSM]>]>umi}]et O>u knYk m]ztm]yiIRu. a[ A knYkey xRvxVd]nm]yi viv]Hh k<ic{[ avieT dukyriyt[ krup]r nU>iyueT |}unie]>]]f[. atin]l kruup]r nU>iyuh AUR niyuh p>x[p>h puyuv>]yiIRu. aj]miEm]h, zDuv c>ith mut]yvyueT niR]t]v]y kruup]r d]Em]d>N nU>i m>ic{i[ aDikh k]m]yi}E}]. A d]Em]d>N nU>i m>ic{ E]<uh AUR nim]R pu Ac>ic{i>ut]yi]f[ ariyu t[. atin]l |E]L AUR niyueT |}uvR kruu p]r nU>iyueT x]np>>yiuLev>]efn[ viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. AUR nim]>ueT cikiXy[[ anit>x]D]>fm]y O>u viEsSmueutu zpxim]f[. atinu k]>fe hbic{u p e`tiHYumu[. AUR niyueT |}inu xmIph "eevdYN tZE]vil" `u zpxim]yi[ O>u sivEztmu[. pe]>u
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k]u]yi>u O>u ni ptiv]yi >uEn>vuh A sivEztilE]yi dRsnh k<ic{uvi>uu. ni ai Eu Ep]kuE]L v<iu]yi>u O>]iEMi>uu >u pikL "Ek]>u[, Ek]>u[" `u siukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. O>u divxh ni A pikL Em[przpk]>h sic{E]L ti>iuni[ A pike En]i, "k]E HitmitEB]jI kZtchzkmf zkEmf v]msy aviDZtmUztpu>IS x[ztISu yt]] c Ey] n> Ex]>u[" `u pri[ |}Eu Ep]yi. atilie A pike k]fukEy] avyueT sh EkLukEy] \]yii}. "Ek]>u[" `utin[ k a>u[? (E>]gmi}]vn]>[?" `] fE}] aRh. A Ec]dYinu niyueT mrupTi, Evuk] u Hitm]yuh mitm]yuh Biuvnuh, \ofu k<i]l kurc{u nTukyuh |Ttuvsh ec>iukiTukyuh ecy{uvnuh mmUzte tTu]et Evu xmyu vixRjiuvnuh x[ztIkil atY]xiyi}] (aTmu) vnum]yi>iut[ AE>] A mnuSYN aE>]giy]yi>iuh `]fE}]. |t[ avR[ xtm]ytin]]yi>i]h A pikL pie v>]t[. pike k]f]t]ytie EsSh >u divxh k<i E]L >u zb]fkum]>M]R niyueT aTul ecu te UeT avieT t]mxiic{u eevdYs]x[zth piifem[ aEpiukyuh ni xtiukyuh avR au te pic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. A kuikL mH]vikZtik]yi>uu eviuh atYh buim]M]>um]yi>utin]l ni[ ave> uric{[ viE>]Dm}, ~vuh x[EnHvuh v]XYvum]fu]yt[. avR `e}]h kuxZtikL k]iy]uh pr]uh ni ave> s]xi]ri}. atintin[ av>ueT du]mRYL vRic{uek]u te |>uu. piu xmyh ni pruek]Tuuet]uh avR EkLukyuh mni]ukyuh ecy{ukyi}. ni O>u viDil O>u v]kYin[ aRh pruek]TuuE]L avR
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atinu Ever n]u viDil aRh pr[ aeny]y]e], |eny]y]e] `u Ec]dYh tuTuh. avey}]h Ec>u vyuh m]>uh vic]>iukyuh D>iukyuh ecy[tii}]vyum] yi>iuh. atin]l A xmyiuh niu xE]Svuh autvum}]et avE>]Tu Ek]pEm] viE>]DEm] \]yi}. OTuh ni ave> piiut[ av>ilni[ aEnkviDi u viEsS]RL Eku D>i]n]yiIRuevu pr]l mtiyE}]. O>u divxh ni |}i}]ti>u xmyh |o zb]f kum]>M]R avieTyu]yi>u pTiu>m]iky[u tI evc{u cu[ atu Bx[m]vEsSm]iu. ni ti>ic{uvE]L xhgti mni]yi. `iuh atienuric{[ avE>]eT]uh Ec]diuk Ep]uh ecy[ti}. O>u divxh niyueT ae zs]m]yi>uu. biu kui]n]yi ni Ep]yi>u xmyh ci n]y]TikL (EvTM]R) pTil vu Biy[]yi viic{u. |o zb]fb]M]R |o aTuyil kTu bi]yi evc{uevc{i>u kvYN (Ec]r[) `Tuuek]uEp]yi n]y]TikLu ek]Tuu. ni kuic{uvE]L |o viv>mriu. `iuh Ever kvYN evc{u ]i zs]h nTiyt}]et |tienuric{uh A zb]f b]M]E>]T[ Ouh Ec]dic{i}. pieey]>il ni |o zb]fkum]>M]E>]TukUTi O>u E>]giey k]futin]yi O>u EuEp]yi. aE]L mEDY m]Rgh O>u ecriy ndiyu]yi>uu. mUuEp>uhkUTi avieTyu] yi>u p]iEMl ecu kyri. ~kEdsh mDYi]yE]L |o b]M]R niey piTic{u pu<yiEu tiyiu. ni nIi ae>eyi. pi<iuTuu ty{]r]yi. aE]E<uh zb]f b]M]>uh avieTeyi. piIT[ mUuEp>uh O>umic{ute Ep]yi. |tienuric{uh ni avE>]eT]uh Ec]dic{i}.
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O>u tEvdn]>N tEvdn ks]kuE]L niyueT aTul ecu pryukyuh ni v}tuh cikiX pryy[u kyuh atuek]u kurc{u divxEu xuKm]yi>iukyuh pieyuh tEvdn v>ikyuh xHi]N vy{]ety]kuE]L niyueT aTul ecu pryukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. A ptivu Ep]e O>il ay]L ecE]L ni avieT \]yi>ui}. tEvdn duHm]yiI>uky]l ay]L "aEy{]! w]nini `]f[ Evt[? w]N |vieT kiTu m>iuh" `u pr[ A muu kiTu niviic{u. aE]L A zb]fkum]>M]R avieTniiri pu>yiTiEu Ep]yi. >u kUh pc{ikL pric{uek][ ti>ic{uv[, A tEvdn]>en viic{uhek][ O>u murikE[ kyriE]yi. aku kTyuTen v]tiTc{u x]yiu. niyueT puztM]>]y ecriy \ikL |ve>]f[ ecy{uetu k]f]n]yi A muriyueT ni>y[u]yi>u ecriy dV]>ilUTi OiuEn]ie]u niu. aku kT zb]fkum]>M]R O>ukUh pc{m>uu ti>uii<iu E>]giyueT tyil pu>i. \Ten tyueT et]i Ak]eT E>]mE]TukUTi ep]ivu. zb]fb]M]R A et]iey Tuu m]ievc{iu tEy]iyil piyi>u O>ut>h ecruzp]fi ke tUukyukyuh et]ieyTuu vIuh tyil ptiukyuh pie O>u kUh m>uukUeT \]yi>ut[ ti>ui i<iu nIe>Tuu tyil pu>ukyuh et]i y]pURvh OiiTiukyuh ecy[tu. E>]giu tEvdn m]ri xuKm]vuky]l v]til tu>u purEiriyyuTen y]zt pr[ ay]L Ep]yi. zb]fkum]>M]R puririyE]L niyueT \ike ki[ "|en En]iy]l Ek]u]kuh" `u pryukyuh \y{il piyi>u m>u[ afie tUfiEMl Etc{ukyu kyuh atie pisiT[ A>uh k]f]et avR `vieTEy] kyukyuh ecy[tu. ni mTieyi kui k<i[ aku ecu puztM] E>]TukUTi \]ni>uu. \uek]i>iuE]L A \ikL
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tEvdn]>N vtu mutl \]y xk xhgtikuh niEy]Tu pru. A xmyh mE zb]fkum]>M]R niyueT aTulec{[, "wL[ |ni |vieT t]mxi]N nivZiyi}. Ep]k]nu xmym]yi>iuu. wL |vieT]mxic{u piu kyuh aE pviDil \pzdviukyuh ecy[tu. atien]e tt]y zptiPh t>utinu wueT eekvsem]umi}. `iuh |ti>ie" `u pr[ O>u ecriy zgh niyueT Ene> nIie]Tuu. ni \uek]i>iuky]yi>utin]l |Ttueek nIi atu EmTIc{u. aE]L zb]fkum]>M]R "O>u nivZiyumi}]et muu xmyh |o zgm<ic{u En]iy]l |til `eiuh xm]D]nh k]fuh. |o zgh |o |}uv>}]et m]>uh k]f]niTy]k>ut[" `u pr[ y]zty]yi. ni vtu eek mTiiTic{uek][ anuy]zty]yi av>ueT pi]e ecu. avR muiritiniTy[u niyuh av>uh til O>u ecriy xhB]Sfh nTu. ni: niL A>]f[? zb]fkum]>M]R: atrii[ `u Evfh? ni: Ouh EvI}. niL Et]i. atuek][ Ec]dic{t]f[. Ekvh mnuSY>e}u

zb]fkum]>M]R: `]l wL pikE] EdvM]E>] Aefu visVxic{uek]fh. ni: niL |vieT vetin[? zb]fkum]>M]R: AyuREvdcikiXy[u Pxiiyuh zpc]>vuh vRii]N. ni: niL `e pTiu>y[[ tIevc{Et]? zb]fkum]>M]R: ag[nib]Dyu]k]nu A xmyh |vieT O>u Ey]gmu]yi>uu.
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zb]fkum]>M]R: av!R v]x[tvil n]y]Tik}. pitZ]f[. zs]inu xmyh atizkeemc{tin]l avR |o >Upil vu viic{t]f[. aE]L aetTuu ek]Tuie}il avR spiukyuh |vieT xtiyuh xuh nsiukyuh ecy{um]yi>uu. aen v>>uetu vic]>ic{[ azpk]>h ecy[t t]f[. ni: `e pu<yil \>uiyietin]f[? zb]fkum]>M]R: A xmy[ A pu<yil ghgyueTyuh ymunyueTyuh x>xVtiyueTyuh x]iYmu]yi>uu. aE]L avieT x[n]nh ecy[t]l ztiEvfIxhgmx[n]nie Ph xiium]yi>uu. at[ aE[ xii]n]yi]f[ aen ecy[tt[. |ztyuh prE]E<uh avR muirukyuh avieT yu Alryil kyrukyuh avieTevc{[ avR adZsY>]yi Bviukyuh ecy[tu. zb]fkum]>M]>ueT A xhB]Sfh nimih avR asVinIEdvM]>]yi>uuevuh avR tey]f[ te p>Ii]n]yi AiEMl vi>uu "Ek]>u[" `u Ec]dic{ etuh niu mni]yi. asVinIEdvM]R aR]nh ecy[t A Alryilevc{[ |E]<uh AuEt]ruh pmi[ asVinI EdvM]e> pUjic{uEp]>]ru[. AUR nim]Ru cikiX]viSy il anit>x]D]>fm]y zpc]>vuh zpxiiyuh xiic{t[ A |}u asVinIEdvM]>ueT x]iYmu]ytuek]]efu |ni viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. asVinIEdvM]R av>ueT
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ky{iEMl piy m>uu Etc{ tUfu cu>i xV[ph ep]TieyTuu evil ku<c{u eniy[u pu>iy]l ~tu tEvdnyuh tlfh m]rum]yi>uu. atu pRuh anuBveiu O>u k]>Ym]f[. `iuh ae A |}h aute A Edv eevdYM]R pri>utuEp]e ~t]nuh k]inumu[ ag[ni Bgv]n[ aH]>m]yiI>ukyuh aEt]TukUTi A tUfu Bx[m]vEsSm]yiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. asVinIEdvM]R ek]Tu zgh |Ttueekek][ v]iytin]l AUR nim]R |E]<uh m>uukE] m>uinu kuric{Et] |Ttueekek][ ek]Tu]l aDikh Ph k]fuem]f[ jnvisV]xh. |ni A |}uvR cikiX]viSym]yi ecy[tiu ci aut kRmeiUTi xV[ph pruek]uu. xREzsn]y x]]l tkN O>il O>u \d>E>]gh nimih avsn]yiI>uky]l O>u zb]fe >Uph D>ic{[ au gZHn]yi>u niyueT aTul ecu te E>]g ie viv>mriyiukyuh te dInh EBdm]i ayy[fem[ aEpiukyuh ecy[tu. ni O>u m>uu cuuevil ki, A zb]fen avieT kiTIu v]yil O>u ku<l evc{u vtueekek]u piTic{uek][ |Ttueekek][ m>u[ ku<i UeT O<ic{uek]Tuu. A m>uu Exvic{ file vyil Evdn m]ri aEHh pURxuKe zp]piukyuh aEHE]Tu ni, "|ni Ep]k]h, |ni |o dInh O>iumu]vukyi}" `u pryukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L A zb]fN "`e E>]gh smiic{u k]Tu nIiy mH]n]y aE vWiut[ `niu viHitm}E}]. atin]l w]ene xtYiti ariyic{uek]uu. v]x[tvil w]en]>u mnuSY n}. w]N tkenu pryeTu xRm]f[. aviTu[ `e E>]gh smiic{til `niu ap]>m]y xE]Sh nimih |t] w]N anuzgHiuu: |o |}u jniuve> Ae>yuh O>u k]uh xRL dhsiukyi}. av] dhsic{]uh viSh vY]piukyi}. |o |}u>yiTinkuevc{[ anYM]e>yuh
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azpk>hte. `ni[ |Ttueekek][ m>ue]<ic{ut]fE}] `e dInh EBdm]iyt[. atin]l |o |}uvR |Ttueek ek]u ek]Tuu m>uinuh muh kUTutl Pmu]yi>iuh. `uh avieT O>]Leiuh xRdZiyu]yi>iukyuh ecy{uh" `u pri[ zb]fEvSD]>iy]y tkN avieT ni[ |riE]vukyuh ecy[tu. asVinIEdvM]>ueTyuh tkeyuh anuzgHh nimih |E]<uh Ek]E] xRdZiEy] |}] A>uh \]k]ri}. tke anuzgHh kUTi xiic{E]L |Ttuky{ie m]H]Yh OukUTi vRiukyuh ecy[tu. niyueT |}u>yiTh ~kEdsh n]EEr]h vix[t]>mut]f[. atie n]u mUy[uh O]E>] xR]vu[. A |}uve>yuh A pu>yiTilevc{[ anYM]e>yuh |E]<uh p]u kTiukEy] kTic{]uh viSh vY]piukEy] ecy{]ri}. O>il p]uE]u nUti>im]R O>]Lu dInm]yiu cikiXy[]yi au]yi>u O>]UR niey v>ui yi>uu. O>u divxh \c{ ti>i xmyh Em]unU>iyuh niyuh kUTi evTi pruek]i>u xmyh atiBy>]kZti y]y O>u xRh av>ueT aTuE[ |<uecu. atu k[ ni Bye[ `fIE]T]N B]vic{u. aE]L nU>i, "ByeTukyuh p>izBmiukyuh Ouh Ev]. |vR \pzdviuv>}" `u pru. `iuh ni[ \ru vi}. xRh |<uec[ nU>iyueT mTiyil kyriiTu. atuk[ nU>i[ O>ivumu ]yie}u prEyti}E}]. atu kE]L ni[ O>u xm]D]nm]ytin]l y]pURvh nU>iyueT aTule eci>uu. aE]L A xRh niyueT aTuEu t nIi. atu kE]L ni vIuh p>izBmic{[ `fI]N B]vic{u. aE]<uh nU>i, "Ev], avieTe |>i]h. ByeET], at[ \pzdvi]n}; atie ty[[ `E] xuKETutin]l atu niey k]fi]n]yiu t nIiyt]f[" `u pru. ni xUic{uEn]iyE]L A xRie tyil xV[ph
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nI>[ \>uukUTiyi>iut]yiu. ni nU>iyueT v]u visVxic{[ O>u viDh eeD>Ye avhbic{uek][ O>u kieyTu[ A nI>u kIrukyuh atink[ Oii>u |}imu[ `Tuukyukyuh avieT O>u m>uu pu>ukyuh xRh ptue |ri v v<iEy Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. ~t]nuh divxhek][ p]uE]u nU>iu dInh m]ri xuKm]vuky]l nU>i niu pviD x]nuh muh ek]Tuu y]zty]i. ni Ep]k]n]yi[ |riyE]L anuy]zty]yi nU>iyuh pi]e ecu. A xmyh muu ni mueTuukuvi xRh avieT vu. ni En]iyE]L nIe>}]h Ep]yi, zvfmufi xRinu n} xuKm]yi>iu t]yi ku. \Ten A xRh v]yilni[ O>u m]fikY}[ niyueT muNpil |uek]Tuu. ni atu k[ xhsyic{u niE]L nU>i "Ouh xhsyiE], ni dInh EBdm]i ytin]l xE]Sic{u xRh atu niu x]nm]yi tt]f[. `Tuuek]u Ep]k]h" `u pru. ni A m]fikY}uemTuuek]u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A n]g m]fikYh |E]<uh AUR niyueT |}[ |>iuu e]f[ EkLvi. nvyovnyunuh n} xu>nuh >xiknum]y O>u nU>i kuE>]gb]Ditn]yiI>uk nimih p eevdYM]e>e]u cikiXiic{iuh O>u Pvumi}]y[ky]l OTuh AUR ni yueT aTul ecu viv>e}]h pru. ni xV[pEn>h mni>ui vic]>ic{tie EsSh, "O>u mu]<i ep>u]iN eny{[ Exvi]emil w]N |o dInh EBdm]]h. a}]et w]en}, A>u vic]>ic{]uh |tu EBdeTu]N x]Diyi}" `]f[ prt[. atu EkE]L nU>i[ vYxnh xHivy{]ety]yi. `]y]uh ep>u]iN eny{[ Exviu k]>Yh zpy]xh te `u tIRc{eTUi. AUR ni te |en pri>iu iti[ pie eevdYM]e> ktuek][ zpEy]jnem]u
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mi}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh \Ten czmvei Bjnh tuTi. "a>uvi citri vI<uh n} Ep>]rute' vTke> m>utiNkILec{u EcRE]>u eedvh am>kL pvh eeket]<uh czmvh vixin kueedvh t]uEv]n]keye" `u zp]RnEy]TukUTi aEHh pzu divxh avieT Bjic{tinuEsSh O>u divxh >]ztiyil aEHh ail kiT[ \riyi>uE]L AE>] O>]L aEHie aTul ec[, "ptiv]yi >]vie pu<yilec{[ kuiuE]L xY] vnh k<i]uTen pu<yilniu mUu kuT (>u ky{uh nirc{u) evh `Tuu kuTifh. aen n][ptu divxh ecy[t]l dInh EBdm]kuh" `u prt]yi aEHinu Et]i. |tu czmvu s]x[t]v[ a>uiec{y[ttutey]efu visVxic{u nU>i pie ptiv]yi aen ecy[tuek]u Bjic{u. aen n][ptu divxh k<iE]E<uh dInem]e EBdm]yi nU>i xVs>I>n]yiIRu. an>h nU>i AUR niyueT aTulec{[, "ep>u]iN eny{[ Exvi]et te `e dInh EBdm]yi" `u pru. aE]L ni, "pie `u Exvic{u?" `u Ec]dic{E]L nU>i "w]N czmvy{en Exvic{u. a}]et Ouh Exvic{i}" `u pru. pie ni \]y xhgtike}]h viv>m]yi pry]N prE]L nU>i Bjnie viv>vuh atiniTy[u tniu dRsnmu]ytuh pu<yilniu evh Ek]>iuTic{i>utuem}]h vix[t>ic{u pru. \Ten, ni "`eneyiuh nU>iu xuKm]yE}], atu xE]Sh te. `iuh `ni[ A em]u k]ffh. nU>i kUeT v>fh" `u pru. pie avR >uEp>uhkUTiE]yi czmve aTvilniu pu<v UeT kurc{u dU>h ecE]L avieT O>u viy ep>u]u
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cu cIiu kiTunuh m<evE]TukUTi atie eny{[ pu<yiE[ O<ukiEc{>utuh kiu ni nU>iEy]T[, "|t], |tu kuEv]? |o enEy{]Tu kUTiy evm]f[ nU>i ptiv]yi kuTic{i>ut[. mu]<i eny{u ExvifemE w]N pruU. |E]L mUiT<iyiDikh eny{[ nU>i Exvi c{i>iuh" `u pryukyuh s>i teeyu nU>i xtiu kyuh ecy[tu. | E>]gin[ |tu ecy{]et A E>]gh EBdm]vukyie}u |tuek]u x[pm]kuuE}]. pe]>il O>]UR ni k[pnzpk]>h ve>]h ti>uvnpu>u t]mxic{i>uu. a]u kiim]UR ek]]> il ae mU Ek]yiu>]n[ O>u dInmu]yi. dInh tIRd]Hm]yi>uu. atu vRic{[ `zt evh kuTic{]uh mtiy]k] niyi]yi. aen kfi}]et evh kuTiu t[ s>iy}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ ki mut]yv zptidinh nUNpt[ |nI>ie evh kUTi kuTiuk `e]>u ptivuevc{u. atuek][ mtiy]yi}. `iuh O>u kfu EvfmE}] `u vic]>ic{[ aen niyic{t]f[. aenyi>iuE]L Ek]yiu>]N "`e |o d]Hh Ae>iuh m]iy]l m]uvR[ w]N Ayi>h >Up ek]Tu E]h" `u pru tuTi. aen p divxh EkE]L kiim]nUR ek]]>il O>u tu>]iyueT BRv]yi t]mxi u Auh ti>uvnpu>u viy ek]]>ie O>u pUj]> nuh niyueT x[EnHitnum]y O>u nU>i Ek]yiu>]e O>]e niyil ti>uvnpu>u ec[ niey viv>em}]h pru fic{u kiim]nURu ek]uEp]yi. avieT `iy divxh te ni Ek]yiu>]en k]fukyuh O>u m>uu ek]Tuu Exviiukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxm]yE]L nUi n][ptu k>ikuk[ (|nI!R) ek]u m]tiy]yi. aTu divxm]y E]L |nI!R pukUTi kuru. aen divxhek][ O>u |nI>]y]l mtieyu itiyi]yi. aE]L ni "|E]L |enyi>ie. |ni w]N n]iE[ Ou Ep]yi v>]h. |}u
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niu Ep]yi[ ve> n]]yi" `u pr[ y]zty]yi. Ek]yiu>]N ni[ nUru >Up ek]Tuu. ni Ouh mi]et xE]SxEmth ek]Tutu v]ie]u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. ni Ep]ytie piE divxh mutl Ek]yiu>]e d]Hh vRic{u. ptinWu divxhek][ pURv{itiyil nUNptu k>iie evh kuTic{]uh mtiy]vukyi} `]yi. Ek]yiu>]N niey viic{uek]uv nU>iey viic{u niey O>ilkUTi ek]uv>femu prE]L, nU>i "atu zpy]xm]f[. O>il w]N viQ[iy]yi. |ni atinu ty{]ri}. ae}il |E]L ek]TuiutukUT]et muNpu priutuEp]e Ayi>h >Up tikc{u ek]Tufh. aen ecy{]emu niymueil w]N Ep]yi niey ek]uv>]h. A xhKY ni v]uTen ek]Tuukyuh Evfh" `u pru. nU>iyueT aBizp]yh Ep]e ecy{]em[ Ek]yiu>]N xtiukyuh nU>i Ep]yi vIuh niey ek]uv>ikyuh \Ten Ek]yiu>]N Ayi>h >Up ekie]Tuukyuh ni cikiXic{u dInh EBdeTuukyuh ecy[tu. AUR niyueT |}[ ap[PM]>]f[ eevdYil aDikh vidg[M]>uh zpxiM]>um]yiI>uk ptiv[. aN nim]Ru xV[pem]>u k]y 3 \]yi>iuk ptiv]f[. `iuh gu>utVinuh eekufYinuh ARuh kurvu]yi >i]ri}. |<i 1092-]m]u k<iuEp]y ap[PNni te ~vuh vidg[nuh zpxinum]yi>uuvE}]. 1092-l k<iuEp]y ap[PN niyueT EjYn]yi O>]L \]yi>uu. aviETu piuh zpxiiyuh ve> kurv]yi>uu. xV[pm]y \M]d]yyumu]yi>uu. O>il aviTu[ O] inu xmIph O>u uEp]yi mTiv>uE]L kuti>vu viy n]y>ueT ci BZtYM]R kukUTi. viyn]yR[ ati
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ks]yi O>u vyilEvdny]yi[ |y niey kUie]u ec}]n]yi ave> pryc{i>iuky]yi>uu. avR mU nieyE]L |y niy]ef[ eti>ic{u kUie]u Ep]yi. viyn]yR EvdnyueT k]inYh nimih AH]>h k<i]nuh |>i]nuh kiT]nuh vy{]ety]yiu mukil O>u kyrueki atiEMl piTIc{uek][ ni[ niviiuky]yi>uu. ni avieT `iy \Ten "`niu d]Hh ks]yi>iuu. atinu v}tuh Evfh" `u prI[ kui]N Ep]yi. ni kui k<iu vE]L aW]ru k>iuh pu ptinWu pUvN p<vuh ek]uecu ek]Tuu. ni atil >u k>ieTuu tuc{u evh tyil O<ic{u. O>u k>iie evh kuTic{u. >u p<vuh tiu. pie E>]giEy]T[ "kurc{u p<h ti]Em]?" `u Ec]dic{u. "vy{]" `u viy n]yR prE]L ni "`iuh p>Iic{u En]U" `u pr[ O>u p<emTu[ skh muric{uek]Tuu tIi. atu tiu k<iE]L ni "|E]L Evdn `enyi>iuu" `u Ec]dic{u. "kurc{u kurvuE] `u xhsyh" `u n]yR pru. ni kuEre kuErey]yi O>u p<h mu<uvnuh tII[ "|E]L `enyi>iuu" `u Ec]dic{u. "ve> EBdmu[" `u n]yR xtic{u. pie ni avieTyi>u[ "O>u p<vuh kUTi ti[ O>u k>iie evvuhkUTi kuTiU" `u pru. aztyuh kUTi k<iE]L viyn]yR "|E]L Evdn Oumi}. `niu n} xuKm]yi" `u pru. ni aE]Le avieTni[ |riE]yi. viy n]yR[ pie m>iutuve> vyilEvdn \]yi}. Em[pr xhgtiyu]yt[ O>u mInm]xi]f[. mY]xmy]f[ ni Ep]yt[. kurc{unTE]E<uh evyiie cUTuek][ nT]N vy{]ety]vuky]l ni v<iu k O>u pTiu>yil kyriyi>u[ vizsmic{u. atu viy Dnv]n]y O>u n]y>ueT vITinu pTiu>y]yi>uu. A vIie k]>fvR k]uh k]>Yinuh ve> Ey]gYnuh ecru]>nu m]yi>uu. `iuh ay]l kurc{u n]]yi bDi>n]yiIRu.
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atinu cikiXke]e ecy[tu En]Iuh y]et]>u gufvuh k]f]y[ky]l ay]uh vIiu m]ukuh atYh vYxnic{u ek]i>iu avx>i]f[ ni avieT ecu kyriyt[. niey ariyuv>]yi A vIi]>umu]yi>ui}. aE]L niyum]yi p>icymu O>]L eedvgtY] avieT vuEc>ukyuh A mnuSYN |o vi>iut[ |]]ef[ A vIuk]e> zgHiiukyuh ecy[tu. "aEnkh eevdYM]R pic{ vidYke}]h zpEy]gic{u En]Iuh O>u gufvumu]k]] itiu viEsSic{u Pem]uh \]vukyi}]yi>i]h, `iuh |tukUTi Ou p>Iic{u En]iy]h" `u vic]>ic{u vIuk]R A p>icitN muK]i>h viv>h niey ariyiukyuh A bDi>en ek]uecu k]fiukyuh ecy[tu. ni \Ten kurc{u ek]e (viie]<iu O>u m]ti>i `) v>ui E>]giyueT tyil Etic{u evyiu piTic{u nirui. tIEp]eyu evyiu kurc{u En>h niE]E<uh E>]gi v}]et viSmic{u. ay]ueT k]T[ k[ vIiue>}]h k>c{iuh pi<ic{iuh ayuh muryuh tuTi. OTuh E>]giyueT a niyueT aTul ec[ "`e zpiye ~k puztN |en evyiu niu ep]>iyutu ku xHi]N `niu siyi}. >u n]<ikyiDikvuh En>m]yE}] avN keTuu; |nieyiuh kyriE]k]n nuvdic{]l ek]]h" `u vYxnxEmth k>uek]u pru. \Ten ni E>]giyueT aTul ecu >u eckiTuh O]E>] "vIu" evc{u ek]Tuu. atu k[ vIUk]R pURv{Dikh \re niviic{u. `iuh t}uek]tiEn]TukUTi E>]giu ecvi EkL]r]yi. \Ten ni avieT niu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. O>il Ek]y[l t]mxic{i>u ~r]L]Tu tu>]N yE>]gb]Ditn]yiI>uky]l cikiXy[]yi anujN niey ek]u Ep]yi>uu. ni avieTeyi kE]Lte E>]gh ax]Yemu tIRc{eTui. `iuh atu pryukEy] B]viukEy] ecy{utu s>iy}E}] `u vic]>ic{u ci cikiXkL ecy[tuek][ avieT t]mxic{u. E>]gh zptidinh
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vRic{uek]i>uu. tu>]nu >uci vEsmi}]ety]yi. Bfh kurtiEn]TukUTi Ifvuh ks]yi. ">uciEy]TukUTi O>u>u Ec]rui[ aE]L te m>ic{]uh xTmi}. atinu v}tuh nivZiyuE]?" `u tu>]N niEy]Tu Ec]dic{u. ">uciyu]]h" `u ni mrupTiyuh pru. aeny}]et pry>utE}] `u vic]>ic{]f[ aM[pi aen prt[. pru k<iE]L "|ni `] nivZi" `u vic]>ic{i[ niu m]Rgem]uh Et]iyi}. aE]L EjYN avieT xmIph "ac{izp" ` Edsu eciueu Ek[ \Ten Ayc{u Ek]y[l v>ui viv>em}]h pru. EjYN ni tu>]en ecu k[ "`u Bi]n]f[ aviETu >uci Et]ut[?" `u Ec]dic{u. "`ni[ Oinuh >uci Et]ui}. `]l O>u>uEc{]eriuh >uciEy]TukUTi \]l ek]]emu Em]Hmu[. >uciyi}t]nuh; pie `] ecy[k" `u tu>]N mrupTi pru. \Ten ni O>u viy xdYy[u viBv e]e \]uv]N pru. fil `}]h ty{]r]yi. | evc{u tu>]en piTiec{fIic{[ avieTyi>ui. EjYN ni `E] O>u m>u[ ky{ii[ ti>ui O>u ecriy guikEp]ey]i tu>]e v]yil |uek]Tui[ |r]N pru. at[ |riy \Ten eny{uh p>iuhkUi O>u>u Ec]r[ ek]Tuu. at[ \u k<iE]L muNpieE]e O>u zp]vsYh kUTi m>uu ek]Tuu. "|E]L >uci Et]uuE]?" `u ni Ec]dic{u. "kurc{ukUTi \]emu Et]uu[" `u tu>]N pru. pie k]N mut]yvyuh Em]>uhkUi ~kEdsh n]<iy>iyueT Ec]ruh kuer zpmnuh k<ic{u. tu>]nu ve> xE]Sm]vukyuh ecy[tu. EjYN ni avieTe t]mxic{u. piE divxh >]vie y]zty]yE]L "anujN |u v>uuEv]?" `u Ec]dic{tinu "w]N n]u divxh k<iu v>]h" `u anujN ni mrupTi prE]L EjYN ni "atu Ev], |ie}il n]e >]vie Ep]>U" `u priu Ep]yi. au >]ztiyil tu>]N tIeTukyuh ecy[tu.
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A EjYN ni[ pi[ aDikmu]yi>uie}u m]ztm}, kuEre k]yyumu]yi>uu. `iuh eekufYh m]Ruh aztyumu]yi>ui}. cikiX aE]<E]L Et]u tuEp]ey]f[ ecy[k; s]x[ztzpk]>em]um]yi>ii}. `iuh Pi]et v>]ri}. ` k]c{i Etc{i[ Oe>yuh piTi]ety]ku E]L Ae>iuh ecu pr]l EjYN ni kuiutinu mu]efil `eiuh kuer `eyTu[ |Ttueekek][ av>ueT tyil Etic{yy[uh. kui k<ii]efil ` v>ueT tyil O<ic{uek]Tuuh. pie avRu pec{ Etc{]l mti. O>u dInvumu]vi}. |o EjYN ni O>u kuEW>i mUie avt]>m] efukUTi jnueT |Tyil O>u visV]xmu]yi>uu. atie k]>fm]yi Oee>tiHYmu[. AUR nim]R eevdYs]x[zth piuk kuEW>i mUie aTu]f[ ptiv[. A ptivnux>ic{[ |o EjYN niyueT munuh avieTec{u pic{u t]mxic{i>uu. au]yi>u kuEW>i mU[ eevdYxhbm]yi BUE]k iu xkzguh En]Iu]yi>uuvEzt. aEHh O>u divxh siSYn]y niEy]T[, "w]N a]hgHZdyh, a]hg xhzgHh, c>kh, xuzsuth mut]yi BUE]kiu xkeevdY zguh En]Iu[. |ni O>]zgHEm \U. niyueT |}[ asVinIEdvM]R ek]Tu O>u zgmu[ `u Ekiu[. atukUTi Ou En]iy]l ek]]em]f[ AzgHh. atien] nivZi?" `u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi ni, "atien] zpy]xh? avieTec{e]u jnic{]l mtiyE}]" `u pru. |tu Eki[ mUin[ ve> xE]Sm]fu]yt[. \Ten mU[ "mrupTi ve> Bhgiy]yi. |en tey]f[ prEyt[. |en `}] viSyiuh `}]y[Ep]<uh \citm]ytu Et]e" `u pr[ niyueT si>il >u ky{uh vc{[ anuzgHiukyuh epe[ avieTiT[ m>iukyuh ecy[tu. A kuEW>i mU[ |vieT vu jnic A]f[ EjYN ni `]f[ jnzsuti.
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AUR niyueT |}t[ aTu k]u]yi>uv>il zpxinuh Ey]gYnum]yi>ut[ 92-l m>ic{uEp]y aN ni tey]yi>uu. aviTuu kIRiyuh vixuh siSY xuh D]>]m]yi x]dic{u. |E]L A |}u mUu nim]e>yuh eevdYs]x[zth piic{t[ aviTuutey]f[. pE>tn]y >]mvRu czEsK>N pi, |E]L tZivEp>UR pfil O>u eevdYs] ]pic{u cikiX nTiv>u >]mN pi avRkL mut]yi aEnkh eevdYM]R aviTue siSYvRgilev>]fE}]. 92-l m>ic{uEp]y niyueT anujn]yiuh O>u niyu]yi>uu. aEHinu zpxvcikiXyi]f[ aDikh zpxiiyu]yi>ut[. O>il Ek]<iE]T[ x]mUti>i Ek]vi k[ O>u tu>]i[ zpxvEvdn tuTI[ aW]ru divxm]yiuh zpxvi]y[ky]l aEnkh EQ]Rm]e> v>ui]fic{u. `}] v>uh ax]Yemu pr[ O<itie EsSh |o ni ci vidYkL zpEy]gic{[ ty[uh piy[uh y]et]>u Ed]Svuh p]et zpxvh nTiytil x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]N xE]Sic{u ni[ vI>sZhK x]nic{yc{u. |en AUR nim]e> xhbic{u pryukeyuevc{]l |niyuh aEnkh xhgtiku[. vix[t]>By]l cu>uuu. AUR nim]>il cikiX]viSyil aDikh zpxi iyuh zp]c]>vuh xiiuk ap[PM]R]f[ ptievu muu priuE}]. A p]>>Yzkmmnux>ic{[ |E]L A ]nh vHic{i>iut[ mU]mN niy]f[. aviETu cikiX] viSy il xiic{iu zpxiiyuh zpc]>vu Ouh ci}ry}. aviTu euric{u zpEtYkem]>upnY]xem<uEtt]ky]l atiniey] >vx>i]yie]]emu k>uti |o EKnh |ztyuhek][ avx]niic{uek]uu.

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vyx[k>yi}[ O>u k][ pu>uSM]>>umi}]et O>u knYk m]ztm]yiI>ukyuh A knYkey pi]mE]L mU[ xRvxVd]nm]yi viv]Hh k<ic{[ avieT du kyrukyuh ecy[k y]l a]h mutl]fE}] avieTyuvR[ vyx[k> mU[ `u Ep>u xiic{t[. |tinu muuh |o |}[ pE]<uh pu>uSM]>i}]et O>u knYk m]ztm]yiI>uk \]yiu[. aE]e<}]h O]E>]>uR A knYkm]e> xRvxVd]nm]yi viv]Hh k<ic{[ avieT dukyrukyuh azpk]>h du kyru v>ueT Ep>nux>ic{[ avieT \]kuvR[ vyx[k> nU>i, vyx[k> Bti>i, vyx[k> Ep]i |en p Ep>ukuh xiiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. O>il avieT O>u Bti>i du kyriytin]l a]h mutl pie O>u du]ytuve> avieTyuve> Bti>i `]f[ pruvi>ut[. O>u k][ vyx[k>yi}[ AyuREvdmuLeeT n]u Evd uh pic{ O>u mH]vidV]n]nu]yiIRu. aEHe `}] v>uh "ctuREvdi Bti>i"ey]f[ pruvi>ut[. aEHh O>u mH]eevdYnuh viy mzv]diyum]yi>uu. mzv]diu zpxiiek][ aEHe mzv]din]yi p diukilniuh AukL vu kUie]uEp]vuk ptiv]yi>uu. aenyi>u k][ au n]Tu v]fi>i x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]n[ O>u yiyueT \pzdvh \]yiI>ukyuh p mzv]di kL pic{ vidYke}]h zpEy]gic{uEn]Iuh A yiey O<ii ]N k<iy]y[ky]l OTuh x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]e AukL vu ctuREvdi Bti>iey Ek]<iE]Eu kUie]uEp]vu kyuh Bti>i ci mztzzpEy]gLek][ A yiey x]mUti>i]T[ tu>]e EdHil ni[ \<iu m]iyukyuh ecy[tu. yi te EdHil ni[ vium]rieyu pURfEb]Dh v>iky]l x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]N pviD x]nL ek]Tu[ xE]Siic{[ ctuREvdi Bti>iey xbHum]nh ti>ic{yc{u.
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Bti>i Ek]<iE]uniu ti>ic{uEp]u. En>h eevkiyE]L v<i[ O>u nU>iyueT |}u kyri kuiyuh xY]vn]dikuh a]<vuh k<ic{[ avieT \pgZHm]yiu O>u m]ikyil kiTu. v<i nTu Ifhek][ kiT \Ten aEHh \riuTi. aE]L AE>] aTul v[ "EH! tyifyueT t]e<yi>iu zgh avieTni[ m]ivy[fh" `u prt]yi aEH inu Et]i. epeufRu ku turu En]iyE]L xRv]hgxu>iy]y O>u x[ztI te aTul nilut]yi aEHh ku. viu ekTuIi}]yi>utin]l A x[ztIey aEHinu zptYm]yi k]f]m]yi>uu. A x[ztI pieyuh A zgh m]ievy[]N pru. ctuREvdi Bti>i `vieTE]ku E]<uh O>u mzv]dzgh ek]u Ep]vukyuh >]ztik]il kiTuE]L at[ ty[l evc{uek][ kiTukyuh ptiv]yi >uu. aEHh p ilniu duEdvtke O<ic{iu Auh O<iu Aum]ky]l A vk]R[ aEHE]Tu viE>]Dmu]kutinuh timih avR aEHe \pzdvi] nuh |Tyutuek]uh |o zgh eekvsmuE]L O>u Edvty[uh aEHe b]Di]N nivZiyi}]tuek]u m]f[ aEHh A zgh ek]unTutuh atu ty[l evc{uek][ kiTukyuh ecy[ti>ut[. Bti>i A x[ztIyueT anit>vnit]x]D]>fm]y >Up]vfYh k[ avL Ekvh mnuSYx[ztIye}u niyiukyuh atYh vix[myiukyuh ecy[tuek][ "nI A>[? |vieT vetin[? |o zgh m]ivy[uetin[?" `u Ec]dic{u. "a[ `e \pzdviuk yie}[ xtYh ecy[t]l w]N p>m]Rh pry]h" `[ A x[ztI pryukyuh avueT >UpviEsSh k[ avil Axm]nx n]yiIR Bti>i azpk]>h xtYh ecy[kyuh ecy[tu. \Ten A x[ztI vIuh pru, "w]N x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]en b]Diukyuh avieT ni[ a]l niS[k]xity]yiI>ukyuh ecy[t yiy]f[. Bv]e >Upxo>Yh ku Bv]nil atYh anu>y]yiI>uky]]f[ w]N |vieT vi>iut[. atin]l a[ `e xdyh xVIk>ifh. A zgh m]i
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vy[]et `niu Bv]en et]T]N nivZiyi}E}]." |tu Eku Bti>i, "nI `e \pzdviukyie}[ xtYh ecy[t]l w]N zgh m]ivy[]h" `u pru. atu Eku yi xxE]Sh xtYh ecy{ukyuh Bti>i zgemTu[ m]ivy[ukyuh avR xE]SxEmth B]>Y]BR]M]>ueT niyil A >]ztiey nyiukyuh ecy[tu. evu]N k]m]yE]L teUeT ek]uEp]Ekfem[ yi Bti>iEy]Tuh tE]TukUTi Ep]E>femu Bti>i yiEy]Tuh aEpiukyuh azpk]>h >uEp>uh xtiukyuh ecy[tu. an>h Bti>iyuh anY M]R[ adZsYy]yi yiyuh avieTni[ pure[ ~t]nuh divxLek][ vyx[k>yi}u vuEc>ukyuh piEyuh avR B]>Y]BR]M]e>E]e p>x[p>x[EnHE]TukUTi e vRiukyuh ecy[tu. A yi viupi>iy]et xd] vyx[k>yi}ute t]mxic{i>uueviuh Bti>i}]et m]Ruh A divYmURiey k]f]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. atin]l |o key]uh m]>uh arii>ui}. |en ~t]nuh k]h k<iE]L A yi Bti>iyil ni[ gRBh D>iukyuh aciE>f zpxvic{[ O>u epFkui yu]vukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh Bti>i[ yovnh yiu ky]l aEHinuh yiuh p>x[p>h vi>i jniukyuh yi xVpuztiey, Emnk skuey `Ep]e, avieT tYjic{iu xV]nEu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A yiyueT anuzgH]l A puztiyuh divYy]y O>u yiy]yi epeu yovnyuy]yiI>ukyuh anYM]R[ adZsYy]yi avieT e t]mxiukyuh ecy[tu. ctuREvdi Bti>i c>mgtiey zp]pi]r]y xmyh xVpuzti y]y yiey aTul viic{u xVk]>Ym]yi, "w]N |HE]k v]xh viT]r]yi>iuu. `iuh nI kuTuhbp>Edvty]yi `uh |vieTe vxifh. |e O>u p>Edvty]yi |vieTyuvR `uh Ac>ic{uek]uh" `u pri[ aEHh te xj]tIy B]>Yyiu]yi>u zpmpuztenyuh aTul viic{u tniu
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yi B]>Yy]yiIR kyuh puztiyu]ytuh A puzti kuTuhbp>Edvty]yi t]mxiu viv>vuh A puztiy]y yi ey Ac>iEu zkmvuh muh pryukyuh \Ten m>iukyuh ecy[tu. ctuREvdi Bti>iyueT puztiy]y yi |E]<uh adZsY y]yi vyx[k>yi}u t]mxic{uv>uue]f[ visV]xh. A yiey xu>iy]y x[ztIyueT >upiuh xV>Upiuh ag[ni Eg]m]yuh muh ~t]nuh k]Lu muuve> p>uh kiu t]yi EkLviyu[. vyx[k>yi}t[ |E]<uh Aie]>il O>u divxh kuru M]e>e]u kem<uuh p]uh nTiv>uu[. |t[ muNpi n]e nTiv>ut]f[. kuruM]e><utu k(aWu niri u ep]TikLek]u niu v>y[u xV>Up)ueT kU il ctuREvdi Bti>iyueTyuh yiyueTyuh kLkUTi |E]<uh `<uti]fuu[. yieyuric{u p]il kuru M]R "ctuREvdi Bti>i[ ti>umk]yi>u" `ukUTi p]Tuu mu[. atin]l |o e`tiHYh Ekvh aTi]n>Hitme}uh ~Et] O>u k][ ~t]e]e \]yiut]efuh visVxi ]vut]yie |>iuu.

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48. >]mpu>uv]>YR
>]mpu>u v]>Y>ueT xVEdsh mInc{il t]Uil EcR >]mpu>h tey]f[. |EHie jnnh ek]}h 9-]h st]ie OTuvi]yi>ifh. |EHh x]m]nYh vYut[piyuh n} kvit]v]xnyuh \ A]yi>uu. |EHie zpD]nkYti kuEcvYh vWi]]f[. atukUT]et ci OE]kuh kIRnuh mum}]etey]uh |EHh \]iyiut]yi k]fui}. |EHh vWi]u]]nu k]>fh t]e<pryuu. >]mpu>uv]>YR d]>izdYh xHivy{]t]yi[ xVEdsh viu pure[ eevuecu EcRu. |o d]>izdYduKh eevNte tIRu t>fh `u zp]Ric{uek][ |EHh avieTey]>u xhvX>Bjnh tuTi. "eev[ \oupu>yil xdYyu divxhm]zth O>u En>h \ofuk<i]h. xdYyie}il auukyuh Ev" `u niyE]Tu kUTiy]f[ v]>YR Bjnh tuTiyt[. aEHh Bjnh tuTiytil pie avieT O>u divxvuh muT]et xdYyu]yi>uev]f[ Ekiut[. Bjnh k]hkUTu divxh m]R]vR mH]>]j]v[ eeve<ui. v]>YR mH]>]j]vien x[tutic{[ n]Wu E]ku]i `<uE]TukUeTyu]yi>u >]my{N dv muK]>h tYey{ieic{u. ti>iey `<uu pureu Eb]il `<uu xmyh kTvil v]>Y>uh H]j>u]yi>uu. v]>Y>uhkUTi Eb]il kyrie]utinu k[piukyuh v]>Y>uhkUTi Ekrukyuh ecy[tu. Eb]u nIi kuer Ep]yE]L v]>YR O>u vWi]u]i]Tutin[ tu>]N k[pic{u. A kln zpk]>m]f[ kuEcvZh vWi]u]iyt[. v<i e]e v]>YR p]u]ukyuh p]Tukyuh ecy[tuek]uEp]yi. piEb][ ti>uvnpu>[ k[p]TviTuE]E<y[uh p]u mu<uvn]ukyuh ecy[tu. A p]il "`u p>m]Rh
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p]uek]u]h" `u zpEy]gic{i>iutuek][ kuEcenEp]e d>izdn]efu xUciic{i>iuu. v]>YR

ti>uvnpu>u vu EcRyuTen v]>YRu t]mxi utin[ O>u vuh A<[cmur[ `yuh >u En>vuh pu Bfvuh muh ek]Tuutinu k[pic{u ch eki. aen v]>YR kurc{u divxh avieT t]mxic{u. OTuh muKh k]fic{[ y]ztyriyic{uEp]y xmyh v]>YRu y]et]uh klic{uek]Tui}. kuEcN dV]>>kyilnieEp]e v]>YR viS]dE]TukUTi ti>uvnpu>uniu mTiEp]yi. xVgYHi Tul ecE]<uh v]>YRu kuEcnu]ytuEp]eyu p>izBmvuh a]ivuem]eyu]yi. v]>YR ti>uvnpu>u t]mxic{i>u k]hek]u k[pnzpk]>h v]>Y>ueT gYHh viy m]iky]yiu pfiyiukyuh gZHil Evu xk p]ztuh avieTyuvRe}]h AB>fuh k>em]<iv]yi[ ve> vx[tuuh ek]Tuukyuh k<ii>uu. an>h v]>YR kuEcenE]e aRmiztpuztkzt]dikE]Tuh mH]>]j]vi uh |osV>uh ve> BiEy]TuhkUTi xuKm]yi p]Rukyuh ecy[tu.

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49. ecez<uM]R
ecez<ue gZHh zbiIS[ mb]ril vuvn]Tu t]Uil ti>uEvgzp ahsil eczEdsu piurh tIvix[ESnilni[ O> n]<ik vT]f[. |vRu x]mUti>i Ek]viku epFv<iu>]M]>il mU]y a]Ti Ek]vi ku viy tu>]iy]f[ "`<uN" `u ]nh ek]Tuiut[. |o ]nh trv]iE]yi ek]Tuiut]k y]l A kuTuhbiuv>uh \]yi>uv>uh |ni \]ku v>uh `}]h `<uM]R te. kuike `<uini>uukyuh `<uu piiukyuh ecy{uve> etN diukil As]M] e>]fE}] pruv>ut[. vTN diukil `<uM] e>u pryeTuv>ueT zpD]n et]<iuh kuike `<ui ni>uukyuh `<uu piiukyum]f[. atin]l `<uN `ut[ As]N `utie p>Y]ypdm]efuh |et]>u j]tiE>e}uh |o >u pdLuh gu>u `u m]ztm]f[ aRemuh mni]Et]f[. tuWe<uN j]tiyil c]n]yi>uu `]fE}] zpxii. aEHe tuWu gu>u `uh pry]ruE}]. AD]t]v[, ad]t]v[, \pEnt]v[, vidY]d]t]v[, Byzt]t]v[ |o aWuEp>uh pit]M]>]ef] fE}] zpm]fh. atin]l `<uN `u v][ ~vuh s>iy]yiut]efu te prEyiyi>iuu. ecez<uM]>uh av>ueT zpD]n et]<i]i vc{i>iu tu xVEdsu azb]fb]M]e> `<uini>uukyuh `<uu piiukyuh tey]f[. `iuh mzv]dh nimim]f[ avRu zpxii xiic{iut[. mzv]dh |o kuTuhb]R[ muNpin]e \t]f[. `iuh "m]u" `u Ep>]yi>u `<ue k]h mutl]f[ timimu KY]ti E]kil xRvzt vY]pic{t[. m]u `<uN mzv]dh pic{tu k]E>i Bti>iyueT aTulni]f[. eczey<u M]>ueT kuTuhbp>Edvt Evy[e]>u mkn]efiuh m]u
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`<uN gfptiey Exvic{u zptYeTuukkUTi ecy[ti>uu. aEHh gfptiey xVgZHinu xmIph zptiic{[ ptiv]yi pUjyuh kRiTkm]xil pzu divxvuh mk]h mu<uvnuh (vZikh O]h tIyti mutl n][pe]u divxh) muT]et gfpti EH]mvuh nTi yi>uu. A gfptiey |E]<uh A gZHiuvR xVyEmv ptiv]yi pUjiuu[. mzv]dh xhbic{u m]u `<uN aEnkh autkRmL ecy[tiu[. avyil citu m]zth pru ek]uu. ep]]ni]Uiu ec]v{>umny[e O>Rjnh A>ueTEy] \pEdszpk]>h Hnum]en Exvic{utuTi. Exvyil `E] etu puky]l aRjninu buizBmh piTiepu. atu zkEmf vRic{u mu<uzB]]yiIRu. aEnkh mzv]dike mny[l v>ui p viDiu mzv]dL ecy{ic{u. Ouek]uh zB]inu y]et]>u EBdvumu]yi}. viy m>i EMuh pu>mukiuh muh kyri, p]dL `vieTeyiumuric{iu tkI<]yi tUiiTuk, kifil c]Tuk, mnuSYR]Ruh |]NEp]uh vy{] viy k}ukL niS[zpy]xh `Tuu ek][ nTuk mut]y autkRmuh, mzv]din]yi ec}uv>ueT muKu tuuk eckiTic{[ ave> O]Tiuk mut]y azkmum]f[ A aRjnh zB]unimih ecy[tu ek]i>ut[. O>u nivZiyumi}]ety]yiI>uky]l OTuh m]u `<uen mny[l v>ui viv>hpru. `<uN Ou<iu nIutinuh O>u biek]Ty[uh Ev x]m]n Lu cu>uil O>u c]Re<utie]Tuu. atu ki[ mny[e k]>YN, "|tien]L Ekmm]yi[ vL kUi viy viy mzv]dL p>uh nTIu m]r] zB][ |ztyuh ek]]Ef] m]rut[? viEsSh te" `[ A>uh EkL]et H]xYm]yi pru. `iuh O>uL ty{]r]ie]Tuu. En>h `<>n]<ik |>u]ytie EsSh `<uN n]uekil
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O>u i>uu pUj tuTi. A xmyh k]>YN pTiu> m]ikc{uvil O>u u kiTuruky]yi>uu. aE]L AE>] ay]ueT ty[iTiut]yiE]i. ay]L ku turu En]I[ Ae>yuh kumi}. |en pzp]vsYm]yE]L kiT]N nivZiyi}]et k]>YN `fI[ `<ue aTu l ecu viv>h pru. aE]L `<uN "niL `e mzv]deEy] `eEy] p>iH]xYm]yi v}tuh vic]>iu kEy] pryukEy] \]Ey]?" `u Ec]diukyuh k]>YN p>m]Rh xtic{u pryukyuh m]y]cnh ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. "Ae, |ni aenyu viQ[ih vic]>iukyuh pryukyuh ecy{>ut[. A uniu m]ri `vieTeyiuh kiTuek]U. \pzdvem]uh \]vukyi}" `[ `<uN pryukyuh k]>YN h m]ri kiTukyuh ecy[tu. pie \pzdvem]umu ]ytumi}. `<uN pieyuh pUj mury[u nTie] i>uu. A xmyh O>u muriki>u aRjnh epe[ c]TieyfIu n]uekiEu ecu. |tu te t}]nu v>v]efri[ `<uN EvgiefIu purEiri. pi]e aRjnvuemi. `<uN muiuh aRjnh pirkium]yi pu>y[u mUu zpdifh O]Ti. `<uN gfptiyueT mUmzh jpic{u gfptiey DY]nic{uek]]f[ O]Tiyt[. mUu zpdifh O]Tiytie EsSh `<uN ti>iuniu. aE]L aRjnvuh niu. aRjnh "aEy{]! `e |o Oe]ene]u kuiE}; `e >iEf; w]N |o diu viu ep]y[e]]Em" `u niviic{u pruek]]f[ nit[. "`]l akEu v>ik" `u pr[ `<uN n]uekiE[ kTu. aRjnvuh pi]e ecu. avieT evc{[ aRjne b]Dic{i>u Edvt ep]uhviu piTic{u xtYhecy[t[ O<iuEp]yi. aEt]TukUTi aRjnie zB]uh EBdm]yi. aRjnie BR]v]y
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nUti>i]T[ `<unu pviD x]nuh muh ek]Tuu xE]Siic{yy[ukyuh ecy[tu. `<ue Edsinu xmIph m>utU>hsil viy Dnikn]y ec]ui EmEn]N `uekuh m]ikyum]yi[ O>u pu> pfiyic{u. pu>pfiu ekiy m]iu>yueT nTuUf[ nTumu]f[ ku<ic{ii>ut[. pu>pfi k<itie EsSh m]iu> ep]ic{u m]i. `iuh nTuUf[ avieTni[ `Tuum]]N O>u m]Rgvuh k]f]y[ky]l EmEn]N ~vuh viSn]yiIRu. tUfu ve> vvuh nIvumu Oe>] Tiy]yi>uu. EmEn]N pe>yuh v>ui]fic{u. pu>y[u EkTup]et nTumuuni[ |o tUfu m]u k]>Yh ax]Yh tey]ef[ atu vu kve>}]h pru. EmEn]nu kuf[ith duHm]yiIRu. OTuh EmEn]N m]u `<uen u viv>h pru. "pzu pr m>uh nUeu ek]Eyuh mUu tu]h sR>yuh Ayi>eu kdi<vuh avieT EsK>ic{u vy[fh. A >]zti avieTni[ `}]v>uh `vieTeyiuh m]ri]mxifh. |ztyuem]e ty{]ruecy[ti[ `E]TU viv>h pryuk. v}tuh nivZiyuE] `u En]]h" `[ `<uN pryuky]l EmEn]N azpk]>em}]h ty{]ruecy[tuek][ viv>h `<uen ariyic{u. au ptienu n]<ik |>uiyE]L avieTniu mUu n]<ik dUe> B]>tu<yil `E] vIftu Ep]e O>u sh Eku. En>h evuE]L ecui EmEn]e nTumuunii>u tUf[ avieT k]]N |}]yi>uu. atu B]>tu<yil kiTut]yi k]fukyuh ecy[tu. EmEn]e pu>y[u y]et]>u EkTuh p]et A tUefTuuek]uEp]yi B]>tu<yiit[ `<ue Exv]mURiy]y gfptiy]ef ut[ viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. `<ue pril krix]m]nL D]>]m]yi kZSi ecy{iuk ptiv]yi>uu. avieT kM]R kyri ciE]L ci x]m]nL Em]ic{uek]uEp]yiuTiytin]l Ev]R O>u divxh A viv>h m]u `<uen zgHiic{u. "Ae, atinu
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xm]D]nh \]ie]]h" `[ `<uN mrupTi pryukyuh ecy[tu. au >]ztiyiuh kM]R aviet kyri ci x]m]n L Em]ic{u. avR x]m]ne}]h `<uN kiTi>u kiie aTul ek]uecu vc{i[ `<uen kiE]TukUTi `Tuuek]u pu>y[u zpdifh vc{utuTi. aen En>h evuu. aE]L `<uN \f>ukyuh kM]R p>m]R em}]h pryukyuh `<uEn]Tu m]u Ec]diukyuh |ni O>iuh tL avieTyri y]et]uh Em]iyie}u xtYh ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten `<uN "aylv]xik]y niL `eiuh Evfemil |vieT vu Ec]dic{]l t>u tinu `ni[ y]et]>u viE>]D vumi}E}]. pie niL >]ztiyil |en keTuet in]f[? Ae, |ni |en ecy{>uet EyuU. |E]L niL Em]ic{tu niLte ek]u Ep]yie]LviN" `u pr[ A x]m]nL avRute ek]Tuyc{u. atilie avieT kM]>ueT \pzdvh O>iuh \]yii}. p]TvIil EkuEmEn]N `e]>u DnikN m]u `<ue zp]fx[EnHitn]yi>uu. ay]L mixmyvuh `<ue aTuley]yi>iuh. >]ztiyil kiTu ay]L[ `<ue aTuley]f[ ptiv[. aen yi>u EkuEmEn]en OTividY zpEy]gic{u ek]}uv]N ay]ueT ci viE>]DikL ci OTiyM]e> cheki ~t]nuh pfvuh ek]Tu[ ~R]Tuecy[tu. O>u Ek]E] |oRiiEy] `Tu[ O>u mnuSYe Ene> k]fic{[ O>u mzh jpic{[ OTic{]l A mnuSYnuh OTi[ niu vIfu m>iuh. |en ecy{utin[ OTividY `uh |o vidY zpEy]giuve> OTiyM]R `um]fu pryuk ptiv[. muNk] il zbiIS[ mb]ril OTiyM]R D]>]mu]yi>uu. zbiIS[ gvFem[ OTiyM]e>iTic{u siic{u tuTiytin]l |E]L avieT OTiyM]R ve> kuriu[. OTividYeyuric{u muNp[ pruvE}]. OTiyM]R k]yueTyuh kuti>yueTyuh piyueTyuh
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muh >Uph D>ic{uh kTy]yiuh >]zti k]il v<iyilE]yi niluh. viE>]DikL A v<iey v]l pviDiu \pzdvL ~liuh. |tin]f[ m]uk `u pryut[. etN diukil |o vidYkL nTi}]tin]]f[ |tienuric{[ |ztyuh viv>ic{t[. te viE>]DikL te ek]}]n]yi OTiyM]e> ch ekIueu xhgti EkuEmEn]N `enEy] mni]i. `um]ztm}, ay]L O>u divxh >]ztiyil a]<h k<iu kiT]n]yi[ `<ue vIiEu Ep]y xmyh v<iyilevc{[ O>u viy k]ey k]fukyuh atu te akeTu]n]y{i Oe>]TiyN EvShm]ri nilut]efu mni]ukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l ay]L A k]yueT aTul Ep]k]et xByh v<i m]ri O]Ti `<ue vIiEu Ep]yi. avieTec{[ `<uen kE]L "niL viy mzv]diyuh w]N niueT |num]yi>uiuh >]ztik]il OTiyM]e> Byeu nTEivi>iuuvE}]" `u EmEn]nuh "|ni aen Eviv>ikyi}" `u `<unuh pru. `<uN \Ten `E] O>u vidY zpEy]gic{u. EkuEmEn]en ek]}]N x n]yi>u OTiyM]R n]uEp>uh tlfh `<ue pTie ukyuh avREn>h evuutuve> p>x[p>h aTic{uek]u nilukyuh ecy[tu. av>il O>]L O>u p]fnuh EsSh mUu EpR ave kUuk]>]y pry>um]yi>uu. En>h evu E]E<uh aTiek]u n]uEp>uh ~vuh avs>]yiIRu. aE]E<uh `<uN pTil ecu. aE]<uh avR p>x[p>h aTic{uek][ niluky]yi>uu. `<uN avE>]T[ "`] Ou mtiy]Ey]?" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L OTiyM]R "ep]u ti>uEmni, >ifh. aTiyL v} etuh ecy[tiueil mifh" `u pru. \Ten `<uN "|ni niL |o Eds[ O>iuh OTividY zpEy]giukyie}[ xtYh ecy[t]l nie viyy[]h" `u pryukyuh A OTiyM]R azpk]>h xtYh ecy{ukyuh `<uN \Ten ave> avieTniu
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pryy[ukyuh aE]L avR aTi mtiy]i y]pURvh p>x[p>x[EnHkuM]>]yi Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. m]u `<uN O>il Otut pnil n]y>ueT vIil O>u mzv]din]yi Ep]yE]L >]ztixmy[ v<imEDY muu kii}] O>u kT ku. A [ atinumu[ O>iuh kT kii}]tin]l `<un[ xhsyh Et]i. aEHh aTuuecu ky{iu]yi>u pi]iek]u kTyueT O>u pTi muric{u. aE]L A kT O>u mnuSYn]yiIRu. avN v]x[tvil OTiyn]y O>u pryn]yi>uu. avN `<uen kyuTen t]fuet]<utu ek][ "tu>]En, mifh. aviTu[ |tiE `<uuem[ arii>ui}. |trii>ueil |en ecy{ukyi}]yi>uu. me]>]e ap]yeTu]n]f[ |o vidY ecy[tt[. tu>]nuh |o diil xW]>mutuek][ aTiyL |ni O>iuh |o zpEds[ OTividY zpEy]giukyi}" `u pr[ azpk]>h xtYh ecy[t[ avieTni[ Ep]yi. `<ue aie gfptiyueT vizgHh "aNep]u" ek]ut]f[. A bihbvuh mu x]Dnuem}]h Em]ic{uek]uEp]kutin]yi O>u nv>]ztik]u ci k M]R avieT ecu kyri. avieT O>u BZtYN k]vl kiTuu ]yi>uu. avN kURh viutu Eki[ n} \rm]ef[ ari]f[ aku kM]R kTt[. aku kyriy xmyh A BZtYn[ te AE>] cU>l vTiek][ aTiut]yi Et]uk y]l avN epee<uEu. atuk[ kM]R EpTic{[ O]Ti E]vukyuh ecy[tu. avR[ Ouh Em]ic{uek]u Ep]kuv]N x]Dic{i}. m]u `<ue x[EnHitn]y ek]c{iyil]>N `E>]mEmEn]N `u zpxin]yi[ O>u viSeevdYnu]yi>uu. A mnuSYe i>v]xh eczy[u xmIph O>u ]yi>uu. O>u divxh \c{ti>i xmyh |o
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viSeevdYnuh Ever ci >xikM]>uhkUTi `<ue m]ikyil evTipru >xic{uek]i>uE]L ci x[ztIkL avieT aTuu v<iyiUeT Ep]kutu ku. au tZ] Eztil \Xvm]yi>utin]l A x[ztIkL k]<[cIEvi k]f]N Ep]vuky]yi>uu. ave>E]L viSeevdYN EmEn]N "viSeevdYM]R mzsi ek]u p]uke v>ui viSemTui]ru[. atuEp]e `<unu mzsiek][ A x[ztIke `}]h |vieT v>u]Em]?" `u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi `<uN "`]B]x>m]f[ EmEn]N pryut[? O>u k]>Yvuh kUT]et anYx[ztIke |E]u v>uut[ m>Y]dy]Ef]?" `u Ec]dic{u. "ave> |vieT v>uukeyu t[ ax]DYm]k]E} |o tV]nh pryut[" `u EmEn]N vIuh Ec]dic{u. `<uN avieTyi>uuek][ A x[ztIkueT Ene> Ou En]i. x[ztIke}]h v<i eti `<ue pTiEu nTu tuTi. aTuu vE]L A x[ztIkL EmEn]e vIiuvR tey]efu mni]vukyuh ave> y]Ey]gYh xl>ic{yy[utin[ `<uN xVgZH iu x[ztIke viic{u pryukyuh v x[ztIkL y]zty]y E]L "EG]SL k[ ail aDikh t]mxi>ut[. En>h |>uutinumuu vIiEu Ep]kfh" `u pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu. avieT kUTiyi>uve>}]h EmEn]en p>iHxiuky]l EmEn]N ~vuh |iBYn]yiIRu. ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]jvhse nsiiutin]l O>il ci sztuL ABic]>]e>e]u ci m]>fEdvtke viTuvic{u. A b]DkueT \pzdvh avieT duHm]yiI>uky]l pe>e]uh p mzv]dL ecy{ic{i[ O>u Pvumu]yi}. OTuh k[pnzpk]>h m]u `<uen ti>uvnpu>u ek]uEp]yi. `<uN cu>uil mUu divxe mzv]dhek][ A b]Dke O<ic{u. pifiy]i>uiuic{u xtYh ecy{ic{]f[ `<uN A Edvtke O<ic{uvit[. mH] >]j]vu ti>umnuek]u ve> xE]Sic{[ `<ue >u
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eeky[uh vI>sZhKyuh muh ek]Tuu xbHum]nh pr yc{u. |en m]u `<ue autkRL prutuTi y]l avx]nmi}]etyu[. mu<uvnuh prutIRu k]>Yh ax]DYm]ky]l atin]yiuniyui}. m]u `<ue siSYn]yi kuui `<uN `e]>]u]yi>uu. aEHh viy mzv]diyuh aEnkh autkRmL ecy[tiu Aum]yi>uu. aEHie autkRmL kriiuvR |E]L p>umutin]l aveyi aDikh vix[t>iui}. kuuiey<uN O>il kifru ekic{E]L atinu p]hvy[utin]yi O>u k>i}[ `Tuuek]u v>uv]N xVh BZtYM]>]y >uEpe>yuh aeWu kUi]e>yuh pryc{u. k}uh >u mUu priT akey]f[ kiTi>ut[. atinu ve> nIvuh vItiyuh knvumu]yi>uu. ayy[evR ecu piTic{uEn]Iu ke}]i]N Ep]uh x]Dic{i}. A viv>m[ BZtYM]R `<ue aTul ecu pru. "`]l w]N v>]h. niL >uEp>uh m]zth `e kUeT v]l mti" `u pr[ `<uN O>u muvTieyTuuek][ A BZtYM]E>]Tu kUeT Ep]yi. k}u kiT u ec[ `<uN muvTi ek]u k}iEMe]u et]u. "|ni ke}Tuu En]uviN" `[ BZtYM]E>]T[ pru. avR >uEp>uhkUTi A k}u niS[zpy]x emTuukyuh `<uN A muvTi ek][ k}iEMl et]u ek]i>iukyuh aen k}[ an]y]Exn `<uN vIil ek]uv>ikyuh ecy[tu. |o `<unuh gfptieyEvic{u zptYeTuIu A]yi>uu. (|o kuuiey<uN m>ic{i[ |E]L 19 ek]}Em AyiuU). kuuiey<ue mkn]yi kZS[fen<uN `e] >]u]yi>uu. aEHvuh viy mzv]diy]yi>uu.

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`<ue vIinu xmIph O>u mny[l O>u kuTivy[pTiyi>inu fic{i>utin]l m<yu]vukyie}u vic]>ic{[ xdYy[i vy[utin[ muu p]fii>ut[. xdYy[i evy[]r]yE]L |Tiyuh miuh m<]ruh ks] vukyuh \Ten m< tuTutinu fe}]h ku tuTukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L avieT kUTiyi>uv>uh |}u v>uem}]h ~vuh viS>]yiIRu. gZHN nU>i `<u e aTulec{[ "k]>Yh viy viSmi]yE}]. |tin[ `<uN `eiuh nivZiyu]fh" `u pru. \Ten `<uN xVgZHilE]yi O>u zgemTuu ek]u v<ic{u >]yikuu pie mukilvc{u. A |}rie ati>uve> n]u vsiuh atiks]yi m< epy[tu. avieT m]zth epy[ti}. `}]v>uh ve> vix[myic{u. nU>i `<uen yEh \ofuk<iic{[ ci x]nuh ek]Tuu xE]Siic{yc{u. vidV]N m]nvizkmN ~N tu>]N `u zpxin]yi>u tIeuEp]y x]mUti>i]Tu ti>umniEu]yi>u k]x E>]gh |EHm]f[ EBdeTuiyt[. |EHin[ eevdYvumu] yi>uu. O>u xVjngZHil kY]finu kii Ep]>]etyi>u tin]l A vIuk]R aeWu kii]yi kZS[fen<ue aTul Ayc{u. A ec AE]T[ `<uN "kii avieT yutuek]u mtiy]kuh; Ep]e>il w]nvieT v>uE]L \]ie]]h" `u pr[ Ae mTiyyc{u. `<uN kY]fvIil ecE]L `enEy] `E] avieT Evti Dikh kii k]feu. |o `<uN viy k] zB]n]yi>uu. n} k] `vieT yueu Ek]uh `u vi ek]Tuuh aEHh v]uh.

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O>il aEHh viy vi ek]Tuu >uk]ke v]i. kil pU]n]yi avey ek]uEp]yi nukh vc{u ekiyE]L >u k]kuh kiTu. pUuk]R pic{ vidYke]e zpEy]gic{uEn]Iuh k]ke `fIi]N k<ii}. "|o svL[ |zt ve> vi ek]Tu[ |EHh v]iyE}]. |tu mH]km]yiE]yi" `u pru kunive>}]h p>iHxic{u ci>ic{u. aE]L `<uN O>u pu}u priec{Tuuek][ aE]u ec[ atuek][ >u k]kLuh O]E>] aTivc{u ek]Tuu. k]kL `fIu nTutuTukyuh ecy[tu. atilie A k]kL pU]N ek]uecu ekiy]l O>iuh kiTi>ui}. eczEdsuteyu O>u v]>Y>ueT zb>ien O<i]N Evu \pk>fL[ `<uN c]Ru ek]Tuu kyuh v]>YuvR x]m]ne}]h EsK>ic{uvy[ukyuh ecy[tu. atie EsSh kZS[fen<uN avieTec{u ci pUjkuh EH]muh muh A>hBic{u. O>u czkh v>c{[ atil O>u tUsnivc{iu >u b]Dic{iu v]>Ye>e]uv[ A |yii>u]N pru. avieTyu]yi>uve>}]h |fiyuh pifiyuh p viDil pruEn]iyiuh v]>YR A |yil eci>ui}. b]l piTic{uek]uEp]k]n]yi zsmic{E]L v]>YR svhEp]e niEn]yiiTuku. O>u nivZi yumie}]yE]L pUj k<ic{uek]i>u `<ue aTul ecu viv>h pru. `<uN \Ten O>u piTi a>iyuh pUvuh v]>ieyTuu jpic{u ek]Tu[ at[ A v]>Y>ueT si>il ek]ueciT]N pru. a>iyuh pUvuh si>ii fil v]>Ye>fI[ A tUsniyil eci>uu. `<uN Bx[mh jpic{i[ tuiyuh >u xtYh ecy[t[ O<iuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. |o kZS[fen<uN m>ic{i[ |E]L 9 ek]}Em Ayiu U. |EHie mkn]f[ |E]L |o trv]il k]>fv>] yi>iu kuWuev<uN. aEHvuh n} mzv]diy]f[.
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ecez<uM]R mzv]dh ecy{femil AdYh te av>ueT p>EdvtkL[ v<ip]Tin]yi Arf avieTe]Tu fh.. |tu muNpin]e \ ptiv]f[. pie v}tuh ek]Tu ]uh Ouh ek]Tuie}iuh y]et]>u viE>]Dvumi}. m]uev<ue k][ aEHie pTiu>m]ikyil divxhzpti aEnkh Ey]gYM]R vukUTukyuh mZdhghv]yn, vIfv]yn, p][ mut]yvyuh ctu>hgi, ecTi vidY mut]yvyuh ptiv]yi>uu. |tu kUT]et `<uN zsIkZS[fe O>u cizth evc{[ atie muii>u[ ptiv]yi B]gvth v]yiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. A cizth |E]<uh avieT |>iuu[. B]gvtp]>]yfh |E]<uh avieT ptiv]yi nTiv>uu[. k]zkmhek][ A ciztin[ Bgvlx]iY mu]yiI>uky]l A m]ikyiL >]ztik]il ci divYM]R vu Ep]kuue]f[ visV]xh. atin]l A pTiu> m]ikyil >]ztiyil mnuSY>]>uh kiT]ri}. avieT kiTu ruve> AE>] \>ui]e<yiTuemut[ tIRc{y]f[. >]zti yil ciE]L A m]ikyil p]uh vIfv]ynyuh muh EkL]ru]yi>uuev}, |E]<uh EkL]h. atu w]yR, ec]v{, evi |o A<[cki]f[.

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am]nuSzpB]vn]yi>u sN tu>]N 4 ti>umniE uric{[ Ekii}]v>]yi Ek>i]>uh te \]yi>iu emu Et]ui}. A ti>uEmni zpvRic{iu kTuheekke uric{[ Ek]l aviTu[ nItiyuh m>Y]dyumi}] zkU>nuh azkmiyum]yi>uu `[ |]u ci p>iS[k]>ikL[ Et]iEy]h. `]l v]x[tvh aeny}. aviTu[ >]jYu nIti nTfemuh azkmem]uh \]k>uetuh jnL xd] xm]D]nE]TukUTi xeeV>m]yi vxifemuh ARuh O>u viDiuh y]et]>u xTvuh En>iT>uetuh ve> niRbmu A]yi>uu. A niRbe p]i]n]yi aviTuu ciE]L ci kinzpvZikL ecy[tiie}i}. `]l aet}]h du M]E>]T[ m]ztm]f[. x]Due aviTu[ O>u viDiuh xTeTuIi}. duM]e> siiyuh siM]e> >iyu m]fE}] >]jDRh. atinuEvi ci kineekL zpEy]gi c{]uh at[ O>iuh anItiy]yi v>ut}E}]. pie a] u jnL[ |E]<eE]e vidY]BY]xEm] >]j BiEy] viEvkEm] Oumu]yi>ui}. Ekvh mUM]>uh azkmikuh aviEvkikum]yvE>]Tu DRms]x[ztzpk]>h zpvRic{uek]i>u ]l >]jYu nIti nT]nuh xm]D]nmu]]nuh x]Diyi}E}]. atin]l aviTu[ k]mri[ zpvRic{i>uu `u m]ztEm vic]>i]nuU. sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ ti>uvvt]>h ecy[t>uiyt[ ek]}h 926-]m][ kRTkm]xh 10-]h tIyti vY]<]<cyuh pUyh nztvuh am]v]xi tiiyuh kUTiy xmy]yi>uu. a][ ek]c{i>]jkuTuhbiuvR t]mxic{i>ut[ ev]>iiyiu Ek]vik]yi>utin]l avieTvc{]yi>uu ti>umnie ti>uvvt]>h. A Ek]vikh |E]<umu[.
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ti>umnie ti>uvvt]>xmyh EjY]ti]x[ztzpk]>h azt suBzpdm}]yi>uu. atin]l avieTey}]vRuh viEsSic{[ au>]i te puztnu k]>itke}]h nIi Emil gufh xiiutiE[ `eiuh m]Rgmu]i>fem[ O>u zptipu>uSN muK]>h A xnY]xiEy]TEpic{u. A xnY]xi kuEr pUevTuu jpic{[ "|o pUvu ek]uEp]yi >]jkum]>en kiTiyi>iu kiTyueT cuvii]l mti, xk Ed]Suh nIi >]jkum]>N Emil ekEmn]yiI>uh" `u pru ek]Tuyy[ukyuh A zptipu>uSN A pUvu ek]uEp]yi >]jkum]>e emyueT cuvil |Tuviukyuh ecy[tu. sN ti>umnie ti>uvvt]>h pUyh >]h k]il (a k]il) Ayi>utuek]E] `E] aviET[ ~kEdsh mUu vy]yE]E<uh au>]i tIeuEp]ky]l piITu ti>uEmniey EvtuEp]e p>ic>ic{uvRiyt[ aviTue ciu>]iy]yi>uu. ti>umnuek][ A ciey AjIvn]h epeyE]e vic]>iukyuh ecy[ti >uu. y]k]h EvtuEp]e vidY]BY]xvuh AyuD]BY]xvuh ecy{iuky]l, buis]iy]yi>u sN ti>umnuek][ ecruile n} vidV]nuh yuvidg[num]yiIRu. DI>tyuh sU>tyuh aviETu zpkZtY]te \]yi>iukyuh ecy[tu. 930-]m]inuEsSh >]jkuTuhbiuve>}]h i> v]xh ev>iiyilni[ m]i tZUfiuer Aiytin]l sN ti>umnie vidY]BY]xvuh muh tZUfiurvc{u tey]yi>uu. aviETu pu ti>uvy]yE]E<uh n]]h kUer ]nh xiic{u. aE]L mutlute ti>umnie DI>tyuh sU>tyuh kuEre evieutuTukyuh aviETu ptin]ru ti>uvy]yE]E<uh "sN" `u ti>un]mEDyh ci k]>f]l zpxim]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. O>il O>u nU>i kuer pfvuh ek][ tZUfiuerni[ `rf]ku
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E[ pureu. v<iuevc{[ ci m]im]RkUTi pfh tiric{u ek]uEp]vuky]l nU>i vYxn]zk]n]yi tZUfiury[u te mTukyuh viy tu>]N ti>umnie ti>umu]ekec{[ viv>em}]h ti>umnriyiukyuh ecy[tu. viy tu>]N ti>umnuek]u vRm]nem}]h Ektie EsSh "xUic{u nTEt]yi>uu. atinirtuek]u zpEy]jnmi}E}]. Ae, \iyueT aTul viv>mriyiU. `eiuh nivZiyu]uh" `]f[ a>uiec{y[tt[. (viytu>]N ti>umnuek][ sN ti>uEmniey "\i" `]f[ viic{i>ut[). kln Ek[ nU>i, sn[T[ ti>umnie ti>umuNp]ek viv>mriyic{u. aE]L sN ti>umnuek][ kiE]yueT (|E]L tu>]M]>ueT |hg}IS[ x[kU]yi \pEy]gic{uv>u ekiTie) muu pukic{uek]u niluky]yi>uu. nU>i viv>em}]mriyic{uk<iE]L "a]ve aTul ariyi]m]yi>uE}]" `u klic{u. \Ten nU>i 'avieT ariyic{i[ |vieT ariyi]n]f[ klic{t[" `riyic{u. "`]l nU>i |vieT nilU. w]N a]ve ti>umuie]u Ep]yiv>]h" `>uiec{y[tiu sN ti>umnuek][ avieT nie<ui viy tu>]N ti>umnie ti>umuiei. aE]L viy tu>]N ti>umnuek][ "`] \I, nU>iyueT vRm]nem}]h EkiE}? viy km]yiE]yi. |ni Em]eiuh v<i[ |zpk]>mu azkmuh muh nT]etyi>iutinu Evu m]Rgm]E]cifh. \i `] Ouh mi]t[?" sN tu>]N: a]ve ti>uvumueil `eiuh nivZim]Rgmu]]N zsmic{uEn]]h. viy tu>]N: \i ecy{uet]e `ni[ xtm]f[. `eiuh ecy[tuek]U. `}]h w]N anuvdic{i>iuu. \i kurc{u divxh `rf]kuu Ep]yi t]mxifh. `]l mtiey]f[ Et]ut[. `] atinu viE>]DmuE]?
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sN tu>]N: O>u viE>]Dvumi}. k[pnEp]e ecy{]h. viy tu>]N: `]l n]ee Ep]kfh. avieT ]mxiutinu Evet}]h |E]Lte chekiEy]h. nU>iu Ep]y pfvuh ek]TuyEc{]h. sN tu>]N: nU>iu Ep]y pfh ek]Tuyy[]N w]N Ep]yi viumti. atuve> |vieT t]mxie. viy tu>]N: `]l |h Ep]ey]ve. sN ti>umnuek][ viy tu>]N ti>umnie ti>umuNpil ni[ pi>itie EsSh nU>i kurc{udivxm[ tZUfiuere t]mxiutin[ chekIu piEdivxh te avieT xmIpu pikiEe}]h klnyycu. "xmIpM]>]y m]im]e>}]h aTu divxh >]vie O]E>] viy kuTvuh O>u m]ru nImu O]E>] kyruhek][ `rf] kuu k]ylv[ `ie]fh" `]yi>uu kln yueT x]>h. klnEp]e aTu divxh >]vie ~kEdsh aUEr]h m]im]R kuTvuh kyruhek]u niit ei. sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ avieT `<ui. "mUu n]u divxh muNp[ O>u nU>iyueT ~t]nuh pfh tiric{uek]uEp]yt[ niil Ae>}]h kUTiy]f[? xtYh pryfh. akZtYh zpvRic{vR kuh ~u pryuph viy si kUT]etk<i]h. EsSmuvRu xuKm]yi ti>ieyE]vu kyuh ecy{]h. xtYh evieTu]ph niL `}]vRuh viy kt anuBviEi v>uh" `u a>uiec{y[ti[ m]i m]>i]>uh mrupTi pry]y[ky]l "|ve>ey}]h \Ten mny[l ek]uEp]yi a" `u k[pic{u. A fil >]jBTM]R m]im]e> `}]h viy vWikil kyie]uEp]yi k<uil kuTL eki "ki<vnc{]"il t]<[i (ek]c{i]yiu klc{]ien "ki<vnc{]l" `]f[ Ep>u pri>ut[. A [ "ki<vn" `u Ep>]yi[ O>u nU>iyueT |}mu]
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yi>uu `uh atin]]f[ |o Ep>u]yetum]f[ e`tiHYh. nU>iyueT |}mu]yi>u m]ky]l atinu "mny[l" `uh pry]ru[.) EsSmu m]im]e>}]h atinTu divxh kuTvuh ek]u H]j>]kutinu vIuh O>u k[pnyyc{u. tE divxh nT xhgtike}]h arii>utin]l vIuh k[pn kE]L m]im]e>}]h Byvuh vYxnvuhek][ ~vuh p>vs >]yiIRu. `}] pikilniuh zpm]fik]yiu m]im] e>}]h kuEre pfvuhek][ ti>umu]ekeyi ti>umul]<[c vc{u vic{uek][, "aTiye k[pic{u >ifh. aTiy i]>uh aTiyueT ariEv]TukUTiyuh y]et]>u duS[kZtYvuh zpvRic{ii}. avR |e siyikeiu]yi>ifh. |ni Em]l aTiyueT j]ti]>i]>uh |enyu duS[kZtYL y]et]uh ecy{ut}. av] aTiyueT j]tiyiuv>il Ae>iuh |en v}tuh zpvRic{t]yi ti>umnriyutiniTy]y]l a[ aTiyeey}]h k]yil ei]<[ut[ aTiyLe}]h pURxtm]f[" `u ti>umnriyic{u. "|niEm]l niueT j]ti]>il niu y]et]>u sYvumu]kyie}u n} niymueil niLe}]h |E]L Ep]k]h. |ni Ayy[uE]L v]l mti" `>uiec{y[tu m]im]e> mTiyyc{iu sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ aE]Le tZUfiuery[[ `<uu kyuh viy tu>]N ti>umnie ti>umuiei ti>umul ]<[cy]yi Bic{ pfh ti>umuilvc{[ vic{i[, "kM]>ueT sYh Em]u]k]etyi>ivh EvtuEp]e sh ekIu[. |o pfh ci m]im]R k]<[c vc{t]f[" `u ti>umnriyic{u. atuEk[ viy tu>]N ti>umnuek][ "xE]Sm]yi. |o pfh \ite `Tuuek]U" `>uiec{y[tu. aE]L sN ti>umnuek][ "`ni]vsY mu]kuE]L w]N v]ic{uek]]h. |E]L |o pfh |vieTe |>ie" `>uiec{y[ti[ avieTni[ `<ui.
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viy tu>]N ti>umnuek][ kM]>]l Azkmie nU>iey ti>umu]ek v>ui A pfem}]h aEHinu ek]Tuu. atu kM]R tiric{uek]uEp]ytil ve> aDikmu]yi>utin]l nU>i ~vuh xE]Sic{u y]ztyri yic{uek]u Ep]yi. sN ti>umnie kTuheek zpEy]gil |t[ O]mEt]f[. 951-]m]u ki m]xh 9-]h tIyti sN ti>umniEu "vI>Ek>" (mU]hkUR) tu>]N ` ]nh Bic{u. aviETu mutu ti>uvyu tiktie EsSh 957-]m]iTy[[ O>u eentY]>ey \]femu Et]ukyuh viy tu>]N ti>umnie anuv]dE]TukUTi tZivEp>U>ilni[ O>u yuvti ey v>ui eentY]>y]ukyuh eentY]>y[u Evet}]h aEnVSic{uh ch ekiyuh ek]Tuutinu ecrupru kuiiEmEn]N ` Ae k[pic{u niymiukyuh ecy[tu. |o EmEn]nu ecruh mutl ti>umniEUeT t]mxic{[ ~vuh p>icyvuh visVx[ttyuh xV]miBiyuh xiic{iutin]l ti>umniEuh eentY]>y[uh tZp[tiy]kuhvh Ev et}]h aEnVSic{uek]i>iukyuh aDikh k]t]mxhkUT]et ti>umniE[ A eentY]>yil ni[ O>u x[ztIx]nh jniukyuh ecy[tu. an>h kurc{uk]h k<iE]L kuiiEmEn]e nTpTikei ti>umniEu ci xhsyL Et]iuTu kyuh xU[m]EnVSfL nTiyE]L xhgti v]x[tvm] efu Eb]YeTukyuh ecy[ky]l ti>umnuek][ O>u divxh kuiiEmEn]en ti>umuNp]ek v>ui niRie][ "kuiiy[[ |y{ieT `e]f]ti>u]l ek]]em[ Et]iuTIu[, |E}? `]l `e vic]>h `E]<uh kuiieyuek]i>ifem]f[. atin]l kuii[ `e O>iuh k]f]Nvy{]etyuh `niu kuiiey `}]y[Ep]<uh k]futinu viE>]Dmi}]etyuh |>iv mu O>u kosh ecy{utin[ w]N niyic{i>iuu" `>ui
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ec{y[tiu kurc{ure "A>vieT" `u k[pic{uEc]diukyuh \Ten >u >]jBTM]R ti>umuieukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L ti>umnuek][ avE>]T[ "niL kuiiyueT ku >uh tu>eTu[ `e muNpil vy[fh. fi]ve, Ouh t]mxi>ut[" `>uiec{y[tu. atuEk[ kuiiEmEn]N vYxn xEmth pviDil xTmriyiukyuh m]y]cnh ecy[kyu mu]yi. `iuh ti>umnuek][ aet]uh eeke]]y[k y]l >]jBZtYM]R \Ten k[pn nTi. atie EsSh ti>umnuek][ EmEn]En]T[ "kuiiEy]T[ `ni[ Ouh viE>]Dmi}. |niyuh xuKm]yi |vieTe t]mxic{uek]U. Evet}]h w]N tuek]]h" `uh a>uiec{y[tu. viy tu>]N ti>umnuek][ |o xhgtike}]mriu kuiiEmEn]en ti>umu]ek v>ui, "`], kuiI, \i x]Hxh zpvRic{u, aE}? Ae, Ouh vYxniE]. kuii yueT AzgHem]efu pr]l atuEp]e ecy{utinu w]N chek]h" `>uiec{y[tu. |tinu mrupTiy]yiu EmEn]N, "ti>uEmnike]f]et jIvic{i>iu k]>Yh aTiynu p>m xTm]f[. atin]l aTiye Ep>il ti>uvumueil fil aTiye zp]fen k[pic{u kyifh. |tiDik m]yi aTiynu me]>]zgHmi}" `u ti>umnriyiukyuh viy tu>]N ti>umnuek]u EmEn]e AzgHhEp]e \Ten aEHe evTivy[pic{u ek]}iukyuh ecy[tu. ci k]>f]l sN tu>]N ti>umniEu eentY]>yueT Ep>iuh vi>xt Bviuky]l k[pic{u Everey]>u mu]ic{u eentY]>ey aE]u m]i ]mxiiukyuh ecy[tu. 965-]m]u kRiTkm]xh 23-]h tIyti viy tu>]N ti>umnuek]uh atinu muE te |y tu>]N ti>umnuek]uh tIeu Ep]vuky]l sN tu>]N ti>umniEu ti>umUu xiiukyuh aviTuu te
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m]tuM]>ueT xhx[k]>]dikuh ti>uvi (pi) aTiyi>vuh y]Ey]gYh Bhgiy]yuh Ekmm]yuh nTukyuh pidI A>hBiukyuh ecy[tu. >]jYk]>YL xhbic{u ci p>iS[k]>L ecy{fem u vic]>h sN tu>]N ti>umniEu muEte \] yi>uu. `iuh ti>umUu xiiutuve> atien]uh aviET iTy]yi}. xihH]xn]E>]Hf]n>h aviTuu k[pic{u ci ~RTuk!L ecy[tutuTi. AdYh te >]jY>]Rh tZUfi ueryuh tZivEp>U>uh O]E>] Ek]yuh kiTumu]iuk y]f[ aviTu[ ecy[tt[. tZivEp>U>u]ic{ viy Ek]yueT mDYi]yi O>u Ek]vikh pfik<iiukyuh atie cuuh O>u ecriy Ek]kUTi ekiukyuh A Ek]yueT \p>iB]g[ O>u viy ek]Tim>h n]ic{u ek]Ti tUiukyuh ecy[tu. viy Ek]yueT cuuh k]vl nilutin]yi ~t]nuh |o<ve>yuh av>ueT tvn]yi O>u t]enyuh k[pic{u niymic{u. n]yM]>ueT xkgZHilniuh yovnyuM]>]yiu v>il O]E>]>uR p]ilEc{Ruek]fem[ O>u k[pn zpxieTuukyuh atnux>ic{[ ~kEdsh ptin]yi>E]h n]yM]R p]ilEc{>ukyuh av>ueT EmDik]>ik]yi n]u kumud]ikeyuh av>ueT Em]v]yi pfi>u viy ki]N `e]>u \EdY]genyuh k[pic{u niymiukyuh ecy[tu. A pfiR viy ki]N "ek]}u >]j]vinu tiu mzi" `utuEp]e sN ti>umniEku EcR \EdY]g n]yi>uu. A mnuSYenE]e sU>tyuh DI>tyuh p>]zkmvuh g]hBI>Yvuh \vR a]e}, |]uh `umueu Et]ui}. sN tu>]N ti>umnuek]u gt]gtxok>Yh, sucIk>fh mut]y viSyiuh zpEtYkh zsic{i>uu. aviTuu xV>]jYie n]n]B]giuh xW]>xok>Yinu vix[t]>il evuv<iku]iukyuh v<ikueT |>uvs iuh C]yvZL vc{upiTiiutin[ ~R]Tu ecy{ukyuh
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v<ikueT |>uvsiumu vx[tuueT \TmR av>ueT atiRi ve>yu v<ikL divxvuh aTic{uv]>i vZiy]i yiuek]femuh k[pnek]Tuukyuh azpk]>em}]h s>i y]yi nTiukyuh ecy[tu. tZUfiuer Eztie ki<E nTmutl ki<E Ek]v]tilve>yu m]Rgiuh aeW[ a>y]l vZL aviTuu nupiTiiukyuh avyilni[ O>iEp]uh y]et]>u>uh ep]ic{uEp]k>uetu zpEtYkh k[piukyuh ecy[ti>uu. ti>umnuek][ te m]tuM]>ueT pidI O>u xhvX>h y]viDi Ac>iukyuh ti>um]xmTiyi>h Bhgiy]yuh Ekmm]yuh niRv{Hiukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh xVkIy zpiypuztiyueT t]iekukY]fh aEG]SpURv{h nTiu kyuh ecy[tu. A kY]fh ~kEdsh O>u h >Up k[pic{u ecvu ecy[tu. ~vuh Ekmm]yi nTe aTiyi>il tZivEp>U>u zpD]ne xkn]yRkuTuhb]hguh xhbic{i>uu. A kUil "k>ie cuuuiy"yuh xiHity]yi>uu. xo>Yh, xosIYh mut]y xkxd[guf uh p>ipURfm]yiu]yi>u A t>ufImfiey ti>umnu ek][ eentY]>y]yi xVIk>iuakyuh ecy[tu. ae |ytu>]N ti>umnie vky]yi n]W[ ATuku]yi>uu. avy[u ti]N ek]Tuutin]yi |y tu>]N ti>umnieUeT t]mxic{i>u ecrupru kuikZS[fEmEn]N ki<EnTyil sN tu>]N ti>u mnie k[pnzpk]>h vc{upiTiic{i>u a>y]l vZil niu kuer | priec{Tuu. |o kuikZS[fEmEn]N |ytu>]N ti>umnie Exvknuh |nuh visVx[tnuh kuiiEmnve an>vnum]yi>uu. `iuh a>y]l vZ ilni[ | priec{Tuuevu vRm]nh Ek fil sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ ay]e piTic{uv>ui, kuTumy[u cuiiTic{uek][ v]eTu[ ay]ueT k<uuev]N
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B]vic{u. A xmyh |y tu>]N ti>umnuek][ avieT O]Tieyukyuh "`ee]iu kuikZS[fene]E]U" `>uiec{y[tuek][ sN tu>]N ti>umnie a>y[u ekiiTiukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten sN ti>umnuek][ "|ve k]]f[ |o >]jYh anY]DIneuEp]kut[" `>uiec{y[t[ v]L ni[ viec{riyukyuh"Ep], nie `e muil k]f>ut[" `u k[pic{u kuikZS[fEmnven viyy[ukyuh |y tu>]N ti>umnuek][ ay]e kUie][ avieTni[ `<uukyuh ecy[tu. tZivEp>U>u xk n]yRx[ztIkuh zptidinh vTu]Eztilec{u dRsnh k<ic{uEp]vukeyutu pEupEyu O>u ptiv]f[. viy Ek]y[u puru t]mxic{i>u O>u n]yR x[ztIyuh A ptivnux>ic{[ divxh zpti vTu]dRsnh nTiE]i>uu. k[pnzpk]>h Ek]y[u k]v]yi niruei>u |o<v>ueT tvn]y t]N xRv{hgxu>iyuh yovnyuyum]y |o x[ztIey O>u divxh k]futiniTy]yi. A x[ztI>t[nie dRsnm]ztyile t]N t]Rp>vsn]yiI>ukyuh A viDil kurc{u divxh ve> pfieu k<ic{ukUiytie EsSh avN te aBi]S e A t>ufImfiey D>iiukyuh ecy[tu. "v]cY]v]cY vic]>m]RvimuEK] E]EkSu k]mI jn" `uE}]. t]N sN viy tu>]N ti>umnie |nuh zpbnum]yi>utin]l ave |e anux>i]ti>u]l avN v}tumu]iIReiE] `u Byvuh xVku]c]> vi>um]y akZtYh zpvRiutiu xTvuh nimih A ab atYh p>vsy]yiIRu. `iuh buis]iniy]y A yuvti te p]>vsYh puru k]fi]etyuh aven evrui]etyuh tt[]h ci O<ivuk<ivukL pru pi>iu Ep]yi. t]e niRbh pieyuh zkEmf vRic{utuTi. atintin[ A mnxVini O]E>] zptibL pru k<ic{ukUie]umi>uu.
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|en ~t]nuh divxL k<itie EsSh O>u divxh t]N |o x[ztI Ek]y[kEu Ep]ku xmymriu Ek]v]tilei k]uniu. x[ztI aTuu ecE]L t]N, "`], |en O]E>] O<ivuk<ivukL prute k<ic{ukU]em]Ef] vic]>iut[? |tu n} piy]kuemu Et]ui}. viy tu>]N ti>umnuek][ `e eekyi] efu n} O]R Evfh. Ariy]ety]f[ kiut[. |u ti>iek v>uE]L tIRc{ pryfh. ae}il pieyu]ku Ph anuBvhek]riy]h" `u pru. A x[ztI |tu Eki[ Ouh \>h pry]et akEu kTuEp]yi. "`e vTu]], |o Apilnie]<iyutin[ `eiuh m]R mu]i>Ef! w]N ptiv]yi BgvRsnh nTutie Ph `niieny]fE}] vu EcRt[" `ien O]E>]u vic]>iukyuh ptuetue pryukyuh ecy[tuek][ A x]DVi vYxnE]TukUTiE]yi kuiyuh EdvdRsnvuh k<iukyuh vIuh vic]>mg[ny]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. "|osV>], `]f[ ecEy{t[? Ek]v]tillec{uE]L A duEn]T[ `]f[ } prEyt[? |ni O<ivuk<ivukL pr]l avN xtiuemu Et]ui}. O>u nivZiyumi}]ety]yE}]. ~etiuh |o DR]xTh viy tu>]N ti>umnie ti>umu]ek Oriyic{u En]]h. t]N aviTue |n]yi>iu iti[ k[pnyu]kut[ ~tu zpk]>m]yi>iuEm], `E]? `eneyium]ke. "niEvdYEt >YjEnn duKh tt p>x[t]t[ zpBv zpm]fh" `uE}]. atin]l pry]nutu prEyu u pryuk. pie viDiEp]e anuBviuk. a}]et nivZiyi}E}]. dunizgHvuh sip>ip]nvum] fE}] >]jDRh. ti>umnuek][ nitim]n]efutinu xhsymi}. aviETy[uh xV>]jY[ |o anIti nTutinu xtm]efil |ete kRm]efu tIRc{y]]h. aviTu[ |E]L |vieT `<ui t]mxiu iti[ |triyi]et yi>iutu s>iy}. ~t]y]uh Oriyic{uEn]uk te" `ien vic]>ic{u niyic{i[ A x[ztI Ek]viku ti>u
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muu ecu viS]dE]TukUTi aen niu. akx[m]l A x[ztI avieTec{u nituki[ "`in]f[ vu nilut[" `u ti>umnuek][ k[pic{[ O>]e ayc{u Ec]diiukyuh "O>u xTh ti>umnriyi]n]f[" `[ A x[ztI mrupTi pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu. \ten ti>umnuek][ A abey ti>umuNp]ek v>ui "xTem]f[?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. x[ztI xhgtike}]h viv>m]yi ti>umnriyic{u. ti>umnuek][ avnen AzgHmueil x]Diic{uek]TuEt]f[. atien] viE>]Dh?" x[ztI: |en k[pny]kutu xTm]f[. ti>umnuek][: |til xTeT]N `]fut[? Oumi}. k]>Yh |ute nTe. jnxW]>h nii[ avnvieT v]l mti. pu n]<ik >]ec{tinuEsSh avN avieT `ie]utinu prEfh. Ae, ep]y[E]. |ni |vieT nituek][ zpEy]jnem]umi}. n]h k]>Yh tIRc{eTui<iu. |o k[pn Ek[ A x[ztI atYh vYxn]zk]y]yi k>uhek][ avieTni[ |riE]vukyuh xihHie aTul m]NEpT ` Ep]e virc{uek][ t]e aTul `ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L t]N, "`] niyic{t[? tIRc{ pryfh" `u pryukyuh A x[ztI ti>umnie k[pn zpk]>em}]h xtic{u pri[ xVgZHiEu Ep]vukyuh avieT `iytie EsSvuh vYxnhnimi]h jp]nh Ep]uh k<i]et Apiv]>f]Rh BipURv{h |osV>ene DY]niukyuh zp]Riukyuh ecy[tuek]i>iukyuh ecy[tu. A xu>i xtic{u prtuek][ t]N xE]S x]g>vIcikil mu<uki nIiuTic{uek]u te v]x ei pkie duHm]y eedRGYe spic{uek]i>uu.
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sNtu>]N ti>umnuek]u y]k]h nitYkR]nu ]n]dikeyuh a]<mmZEtuh k<ic{tie EsSh viy ki]en ti>umu]ek v>ui, "|[ ci En>E]ukuh dIp]<[cyuem]e Evfemu niyic{iu[. atiEu kuer `yuh ti>itufiyuh n]Wu pvuh ek][ ci p]]E>]TukUTi pumfi k<iyuE]E<[..... `fh. w]N |E]Le Ep]kuu" `[ a>uiec{y[tu ki]en ayc{iu >umUu BZtYM]E>]TukUTi purE[ `<ui, A x[ztIyueT vIiTuei O>u gU[, BImExnN kIcke v>vien k]u nZ]g]>ieEp]e, t]e Agmne zptIic{uek]i>uu. kurc{uEn>h k<iE]L t]N aR, pu<u, kBh, kx[tU>i, pninIR mut]y xugvRg]uh xu>Bikuxum]uh viEsSe vx[zt]uh muh ahkZts>I>n]yi, t]l AzgHie yuvtiy]uh EcEt]vWkn]y pWb]fn]uh aDRi mREBdiy]y DR>]j]vin]uh niRim]y xEtE[ |osV>viDiy]l nyieu. t]N A x[ztIyueT vITie pTikEu kTE]! Axm>fe pi]e aken Ep]e ti>umnuek]u gUm]yiukTu. t]N vIink Eu kT]n]yi B]vic{E]L ti>umnuek][ ave kuTuy[[ cuiiTiukyuh "aE]}, |E][" `[ a>uiec{y[tuek][ pi]h Ou viukyuh aEt]TukUTi t]N nihptiukyuh ecy[tu. ti>umnuek][ t]en avieTyi[ amRiiTic{uek][ "A>vieT? x]m]ne]e ek]uv>e. ph ek]ue. |ve EdHh mu<uvnuh ti>iufi cue. ` O<ic{u nny[e. tI ek]ue. |ve ARn]dh puruEkL]etyi>ivh EB>i ek]ig[ EG]Sie" `ien a>uiec{y[t fil xkx]Dn uhek][ viyki]N mut]yvR avieT `ukyuh k[pnEp]eey}]h nTukyuh t]e s>I>h m]ztEn>h ek]u Bx[m]vEsSm]yiI>ukyuh ti>umnuek][ aE]L
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e Ek]vikEe<uukyuh ki]N mut]yv>uh av>v>ueT v]xiEu mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ O>il `rf]ku[ `<ui]mxic{i>uE]L avieTniu >umUu nU>im]R tZivEp>UR]yi pureu. avR `rf]kuuni[ vWi kyri k>UTe |ri. avR avieTeyiyE]L ~kEdsh >u n]<ik pku]yi>uu. atin]l a]<inu ev]}UE>] mE] v}yiTuem]emu vic]>ic{[ avR avieTniuh k]lnTy]yi pureu. kurc{u nTtie EsSh avR mEYm]Rh O>u u muru]n]yii>uu. aE]E<uh En>h ~kEdsh xYy]yiuTi. avR evi muruu k<i[ avieT niu pureT]N B]vic{E]L >u Ej]nkm]im]R avieTeyi. avR A nU>im]E>]T[ "nU>iM]R `E]]f[ purei>iut[ axmy[ xW>i]N niL[ Bymi}Ey]" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L nU>im]R "|E]L sN ti>umnie k]mE}? |][ Ae> ByeTfh" |E]L ARuh `vieTyuh ~tuxmyuh niRBym]yi xW>i]mE}]" `u pr[. atuEk[ m]im]R, "sN >]j]vie si k>UTy[[ vTE]u Piyi}. |vieT wueT siEy nTukyuU. xhsymueil k]fic{ut>]h. niueT ky{iuet]e |E]u tEuk. tie}il kui km<[iyuh" `u pr[ a>yil ti>ukiyi>u \ryilniu ki \o>ieyTuu. atuk[ nU>im]R Bye[ av>ueT eekyiu]yi>u Em]ti>uh pfmTiIkuem}]h m]i m]>ueT muil vc{uek]Tuu. m]im]R aveyTuuek][ av>ueT v<iuEp]yi. nU>im]R ti>iey k>UTeec{u vWikyri `rf]kuEuh pureu. pie divxh >]vie nU>im]R `rf]kuei, sN ti>umnie mu]ek ecu tEdivxh v<iuvc{u]y xhgtike}]h viv>m]yi ariyic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][ viy ki]en ti>umu]ek v>ui, "|o nU>im]>ueT pfvuh puh tiric{uek]u
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Ep]y kM]e> piTic{u kvumutukE]TukUTi n]e >]vie |vieT ek]uv>fh. |E]Le k>UTy[[ pureE]U" `>uiec{y[tu. k[pn Ek m]ztyile viy ki]N avieT niu pureu. aute k>UTeyi, kosil aEnVSic{ri[, A kM]e> piTikUTi piE divxh >]vie ave> ti>umu]ek ek]uec}ukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ A nU>im]e> ti>umu]ek v>ui, A m]im]e>yuh kvumutukuh k]fic{i[, "A m]im]R |vR teEy], niueT Em]ti>uh mTiIkuh |vteEy]?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. atuEk[ nU>im]R xUic{uEn]I[, "A m]im]R |vR tey]ef]f[ Et]ut[; Em]ti>uh mTiIkuh |v te, xhsymi}" `u ti>umnriyic{u. ti>umnuek][ A Em]ti>uh pfmTiIkuh nU>im]R[ ek]Tu[ ave> xE]Siiukyuh "|ni `E]L Evfemiuh `vieT Evfemiuh xW>i]h. Esh Ep]uh ByeET]" `[ a>uiec{y[t[ ayy[ukyuh A kM]e> "mny[l" e ek]uEp]kutin[ viyki]nu k[pn ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. viy ki]N \Ten A m]im]e> vWikilyie]uEp]yi klc{]il eki]<[ukyuh ecy[tu. sN viy tu>]N ti>umnie kUeT]mxic{i>u v>il aviTue zpItiu zpEtYkh p]ztIBvic{i>ut[ Ek] uru kuN ti>umul]eTuh m]iyy[l viy yjm]nN `uh >uEp>]yi>uu. viy yjm]nn[ ABij]tYh xV[ph kurv]ytin]l ki>iyh, |}h mut]y \yRt>h n]yM]R aEHie gZHilE]yi Bfh k<iukyuh muh ptivi }]yi>uu. atu nimih yjm]nnu ve> kuf[itm]yi>uu. A viv>h ti>umnuek][ ariyukyuh ecy[ti>uu. aenyi>iu k][ yjm]ne vIil O>u t]iekukY]fmu]yi. A aTiyi>in[ A Edsu xk n]yM]>uh av>ueT x[ztIkuh yjm]ne vIilec{[
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aTiyi>h EvtuEp]e nTie]Tufemu k[pnyu] vukyuh k[pnzpk]>h `}]v>uh Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. muHURxmym]yE]L ti>umnuek][ avieT `<uukyuh ecy[tu. t]ieku k<iyuTen xdYy[[ |vy[]N k[pn y]yi. | vc{[ xkviBvuh vii<iE]L x[ztIkuh pu>uSM]>uh `}]v>uh Bfini>i]N k[pic{u. `}]v>uh |>uyuTen ti>umnuek]ute >u mUiy[[ Ec]ru viukyuh EsSmikie}]h yjm]nene]u Ec]ru viiyuh ecy[tu. aE]L \utuT]et `}]v>uh xhsyic{i>uu. atuki[ sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ "Ouh xhsyiE, `}]vRuh \ofu k<i]h; m]iyy[N |u mutl n]y>]yi>iuu" `[ a>uiec{y[ti[ v]uh \oiiTic{uek][ avieTe `<ui niu. A k[pnEp]ete |uh nTuv>uu. viy yjm]nn[ A yjm]n]nh sN ti>umnuek][ k[pic{uek]Tut]ef utu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. atukUT]et aEHinu enTiy kuT, c vk mut]y pdvikuh trv]Eu Emnv]nvuhkUTi k[pic{u ek]Tuu. m]iyy[l viy yjm]ne vITu tZUfiury[u xmIph `>vUR ` Eds]af[. m]iyy[l viy yjm]ne Ep>il sN tu>]N mniEu ve> k>ufyuh v]XYvumu]yi>uu eviuh aviTu[ yjm]nn[ aDInn]yi>uuev[ A>uh vic]>ic{uEp]k>ut[. ti>umnie |hEp]ey}]et yjm]ne |hEp]e aviTu[ O>u k]>Yvuh k[pic{u ecy[ti>ui}. O>il Dnv]n]y O>I<vN O>u kuh (O>u nU>iey tIukEy] mE]) ecy[ttin[ aveniTic{u tTvil vy[uv]N ti>umnuek][ k[pn ek]Tuu. |o<ven k[pnzpk]>h piTic{u tTvil vc{yuTen ave buL ecu kuer pfvuh k]<[cvc{u viy yjm]nenu xTh pryukyuh ~tu viDvuh aven tTvilniu viTuvic{u ek]Tufemu zpEtYkh aEpiukyuh ecy[tu. "Ake, v}tuh kosmu]]Em]
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`u En]]h" `u pru yjm]nN A k]<[czdvYh xVIk>ic{u ek][ ave> ayc{u. |o xhgti ti>umnuek][ `enEy] \TN ariyukyuh viy ki]en ti>umuNp]ek v>ui, "tTvi]iyi>iu A |o<ven n]e m]iyy[l `e aTul v>u xmyh evTivc{u ek]Efh" `u k[piukyuh ecy[tu. |et]uh ariy]et viy yjm]nN piEdivxh >]vie ti>umuNpiei, A |o<ven tTvilniu viTuviEu k]>Yei ti>umnriyic{uek]uniE]L O>u evTiyueT sh Ekiu ti>umnuek][ avieT p]r]vunii>u sip]yiEy]T[, "`]f[ sh A Ekt[?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. \Ten sip]yi, "|e k[pnzpk]>h tTvi]iyi>u A |o<ven viy ki]N yjm]n!N evTivc{u ek]u. A evTiyueT sm]f[" `u ti>umnriyic{u. atuEku ti>umnu ek][ "O]! s>i te, aven |u >]vie evTivc{u ek]}utinu n]h |ete chekIu]yi>uu. aven viyy[femu m]iEyy[inBizp]ymu]yi>uuevil |e `E]Tu pry]m]yi>uiE}? `]l aen ecy{]m] yi>uu. |ni atu prtuek][ zpEy]jnmi}E}]?" `>ui ec{y[tu. atuEku viy yjm]n!N ~vuh kuf[itE]TukUTi ti>umuilniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. sN tu>]N ti>umnu ek]u ExvkM]>ueT |zpk]>h y]et]uh zpvRic{i>ui e}utiEu dZ]m]yi |en p xhgtikl pryuv] nu[. vix[t>By]l avey]uh |vieT viv>ifemu vic]>iui}. sN tu>]N ti>umniE[ ciyueT puztM]>]yiu ]yi>u xEH]d>M]R >uEp>uh (|y tu>]nuh vI>Ek> mU]hkUR tu>]nuh) s]x[ztM]>]yi>uu. avRu Evd] s]x[zth kUTi zgHic{]l ek]]em[ O>]zgHh jniuky]l atu piiutinu Evd]ik]y p my]zb]fE>]Tuh AvsYetil "Evd]h ztiyR[ aRHm]yiut}" `u
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prt}]et A>uh piic{i}. atin]l A tu>]M]R tZivEp>UR `<ui]mxic{uek][ tuu `z]M]>ueT xV]miy]>]y O>u Evd]iey avieT v>ui]mxiiukyuh aEHie aTul Evd]s]x[zth pic{utuTukyuh aEt]TukUTi viS[fumuzd D>ikukyuh vizgH]>]Dn mut]y ci kRL Ac>ic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. `u m]ztm}, A tu>]M]Ru zkEmf viS[fumtil zptipi vRic{u v>iky]l tuu `z]M]>ueT Ac]>nTpTike avR mi v]ruh xVIk>iyuh ecy[tu. |ztyuem]e AytinuEsSh A tu>]M]e> piiutin[ te siSYM]>ie]>]e tZiv Ep>UR t]mxiic{i[ A xV]miy]R xVEdsEu Ep]yi. a][ sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ `<ui ]mxic{i>utu tZUfiuery]yi>uu. ~t]nuh divxL k<iE]L te xEH]d>M]R Evd]s]x[zth pic{utuTu kyuh viS[fumuzd D>iukyuh vizgH]>]Dn mut]y ci kR L Ac>ic{u tuTukyuh tuu `zM]>ueT Ac]>nTpTi ke mi]v]ruh xVIk>iukyuh ecy[ti>iut]yi aviET[ arivu kii. A xEH]d>M]>ueT zpvZikL ti>umniE[ Ouh >xic{i}. `iuh t]N avRu viE>]Dm]yi v}tuh zpvRic{]l ciy[u mnx[t]pmu]eyiE] `u vic]>ic{u tt[]h aviTu[ Ouh ecy[ti}. aenyi>iu k][ |y tu>]nuh vI>Ek> tu>]nukUTi tLu ecvinuvc{i>iu xhKY Ouh mtiy]kuie}uh atin]l kurc{ukUie]Tufemuh sN viytu>]N ti>umnie aTuE[ O>Ep ayc{u. atinu sN ti>umnuek][, "zkmzpk]>mu ecvin[ |E]L niyic{i>iu xhKYek]u mtiy]kuh. xVkIy]c]>vi>u]y nTpTikL]yi kUTutl xhKY anuvdiut}" `u mrupTi ek]Tuu. |o mrupTi A anujN tu>]M]R[ Ouh >xic{ie}u m]ztm}, aumutl avR[ sN ti>umnie Ep>il eev>h vRic{uv>ukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l A tu>]M]R sN ti>umnie
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nTpTiEd]Se xvix[t>h viv>ic{[ Oe><ue<uti a][ |hg}IS[k]>ueT zptiniDiy]yi (rxiQ]yi) vut]mxic{i>u em]i]y[pie EpRyc{u. x]y[p[ A `<u[ sN ti>umnuek][ k]futin]yi aviETyc{uek]Tuu. A `<uu kE]L sN ti>umniEu]y Ek]ph atiduHm]yi>uu `utu prEyti}E}]. `<uuk fil ti>umnuek][, A `<uuhek][ ciu>]i yueT ti>umu]ek `<ui, aE]L tu>]i, "kuii |o mY]xmy[ |zt beuvt[ `in]f[?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. (au viy tu>]iy]yi>u ciu>]i sN ti>uEmniey O]mnE>]yi kuii `]fu viic{uvi>u t[). \Ten sN ti>umnuek][, "viEsSiec{]umi}; ci yueT puztM]>ueT zpvZikeuric{[ xV[ph ti>umnriyi] nu[. atin]yi]f[ w]niE]L vt[. at[ ave>UTi |vieT v>uI]f[ n}etu Et]uu" `u ti>umnriyic{u. A tu>]M]R aE]L tZUfiuereyu]yi>utin]l tu>]i \Ten Ayc{[ ave> avieT v>ui. aE]L sN ti>umnuek][ A `<uu v]yic{u EkLic{i[ |tu ciyueT zpiypuztM]>]y |vR em]iyueT EpRyc{i[ w]N k]f] n]yi ay]L `niyc{utiut]f[ `>uiec{y[tu. atu Eki[ tu>]i "|v>ueT k]>Yem]uh `E]Tu prEy]. kuiiyueT |h Ep]e `eiuh ecy[Et]U. `niu y]et]>u viE>]Dvumi}" `>uiec{y[tu. aE]L ti>umnu ek][ "|tien]e pk>h ecy{]nuh |ve> n}sIh piic{u m>Y]dy[u nT]nuh `niu vy{]y[kyi}. w]N v}tuh zpvRic{]l atu ciy[u vYxnk>m]yiI>umE}] `u m]zth vic]>ic{u w]N |tuve> mic{u Ep]t]f[. ciey vic]>ic{u w]N |o zp]vsYhkUTi miuu. |vR |niyuh |zpk]>h v}tuh zpvRic{]l atie Ph aE]riy]h" `>uiec{y[ti[ avieTnie<ui. \Ten anujN tu>]M]>uh EpTic{uvirc{uhek][ avieT ni[ `<ui.
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O>il sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ tZivEp>Ue><u i t]mxic{i>uE]L vTu]Eztie n]uvsuh Etu]Tu niri>iut]yuh timih avieTUTi gt]gth ecy{utin[ jnL[ ve> Byvuh axok>Yvuh \t]yiuh k]fuky]l A k]eT}]h evim]ic{u Eztinu cuuh vix[t]til zpdifv<i \]ifemu niyic{u. O>u divxh ti>umnuek]ukUTi `<ui niu k]Tuevic{u tuTiyE]L "p]rEml]v[" `u zpxim]y avieTyu BgvtIEztie evic{]Tu v]uh ciuh D>ic{u tui e]u ti>umu]ek ec[, "|ete ae jTy]f[; |tien eviy]N p]Ti}" `u Ek]pB]vE]TukUTi pru. aE]L ti>umnuek][ "w]niet]e eviyic{[ |viTh evTiuh vZiyuh v>ui |Tuvi]n]f[ niyic{i>iut[. an]vsY m]yi Ouh pry]et ep]y[E], at]f[ n}t[. Tiu xul]N v[ Eztil kT[ vTu]e bihbh |iric{u purukE]L nIyuh nie anuh `vieTE]yi>uu?" `[ a>uiec{y[tu. |tuEkE]L evic{]Tinu Ek]ph kurc{ukUTi vRic{u. tul OukUTi kTuu. "AH], \i `E]Tu kiuu, aE}? anuBvh k]fic{ut>]h" `u pruek][ ay]L tevie]i]N tuTi. evic{]Tie v]L mURc{yi}]t]yi>utuek][ t n}Ep]e murii}. aE]L ti>umnuek][, "nI vic]>ic{l nE]T[ `u ecy[v]N k<iyuh? A v]inu mURc{yie}il mURc{yu v]L `e ky{iu[. |t]yi>iuh n}t[" `>uiec{y[tiu ti>umnie tZeeyii>u piv]L ti>umnuek]ute evic{]Tie si>ilvc{u ciuek]u muiri. A v]L n}Ep]e mURc{yut]yi>utin]l evic{]Tie s>I>m[ fil >]yi piRu niu ptic{u. atie EsSh ti>umnuek][ avieTyu]yi>u k]Tuke}]h eviyic{u evTi]ic{u Eztinu cuuh zpdifv<i \]ic{u. atin]l avieT jnLu gt]gtxok>Yvuh niRBytyuh xiic{u.
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cuuuiy eentY]>y[[ a]hve> avR zpxvic{u xtiyu]k]etyi>utin]l atYh mnx[t]p E]TukUTi "xtYRm]yi v}tuh ci xlRL ecy[t]l ek]]m]yi>uu" `[ avR ti>umnriyic{u. atuEk[ sN ti>umnuek][, "atien] viE>]Dh? cuu vie |hEp]eey]e ecy{]mE}]" `[ a>uiec{yukyuh { av>ueT |zpk]>h pviDiu d]nEH]m]dixlR uh zb]fRu p>e xdYyuh zptizgHvuem}]h tZivEp>URvc{ute nTiukyuh ecy[tu. |vey}]h nTiytie EsSh kurc{udivxh k<iiu sNtu>]N ti>umnuek][ tZUfiury[e<ui. O>u divxh aviTu[ ciuu>]iyueT ti>umu]ek `<uiy xmyh tu>]i, "kuii p]rEml]vie evic{]Tien ek]u `u Eku. BgvtiEy]T[ |en ecy{]Em]? |ni |tu nimih `e}]nR]f]Ev] \]vut[? |osV>M]E>]Tuh muh kiut[ Ouh n}t}" `>uiec{y[tu. atinu mrupTiy]yi sN ti>umnuek][, "w]N BgvtiEy]T[ y]et]uh ecy[ti}. w]N ek]t[ Ek]m>ey]f[. avN an]vsYm]yi tuie]uvu ci axhbL pryuk yuh ci D]RYL k]fiukyuh ecy[tu. atuek]]f[ w]nen ecy[tt[. atu nimih Bgvti[ `E]T[ O>u viE>]Dvuh Et]ukyumi}. |vieT O>nRvuh xhBviuk yumi}." tu>]i: Ae, |ni Em]l |enyu x]Hxem]uh zpvRi>ut[. |tieey]e Ph `eiuh O>il anuBviEt]yiv>uh. sN ti>umnuek][: |osV>viE>]Dh v>vh w]en]>iuh y]et]uh zpvRiukyi}. |tuve> zpvRi c{iumi}. Eztil cuumu]yi>u k]T[ kyic{u zpdifv<i
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tu>]i: cuUnu xtiyu]k]n]yiu kuii ve> xlRL ecy{ic{uevu EkuvE}]. |vieT nmuuh xti cu>um]yiE} |>iut[? atin]yie]uh ecy{ic{i}E}]. |tien]uh ecy{i]et mEtu nTic{tu n]yi}. nueT k]>Yh k<iiE} me}]h Evt[? sN ti>umnuek][: ci |en anY] si>ut[. A xlRe}]h w]N ecy{ic{tukUTiy]yi>uu. pE cuuvinu xtiyu]k]n]yi]efu cuuvuh jnuh vic]>ic{i>i]h. atuek]u nmue]f[? nueT mutl ecvu ecy[tu ecy{iu xlRueT Ph anYM]R[ anuBvi ]N k<iyuEm]? "ep]>uL Ep]kuiTu pufYh" `E} aBivcnh? vZie cuvil nnc{]l Pmu]kutu mukiE}? atuEp]e cuuvinu Evi `u pru ecy{ic{ xlRueT Pmu]kut[ |vieTy]yi>iuh. |en a>uiec{y[tu ciu>]iey xtiiukyuh xE]Siiukyuh ecy[ti[ aviTu[ ti>umuilni[ `<u ukyuh ecy[tu. sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ n]y]in]yi O>il O>u vnil `<uiy xmyh O>u pui ti>umnie Ene> c]Tiec{u. ti>umnuek]u tt[]h a[pem]u p>izBmic{u. `iuh \TN eeD>Ye avhbiukyuh tZeeyiu] yi>u |>u<l Et]il ni[ O>u nir O<iukyuh A evTiEyu pui tlfh niu vI<ukyuh ecy[tu. ti>umnie xH]yin]yi Ever]>u evTi]>N kUeTyu] yi>uu. puiey km]ztyil aven k]f]t]yi. puiey ek]tie EsSh ti>umnuek][ avN `viET[ Ep]yi Oic{uev[ ariy]n]yi[ n]uvsEuh En]i. aE]L
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avN O>u m>ie mukilni[ |riv>utuku. te EdH>y[]yi t]N ek]uvvN atu En]]et xVEdH >ey m]zth k>uti zpvRic{tin]l ti>umniE[ ave Ep>il ve> azpItiyuh Ek]pvumu]yi. atin]l ti>umnu ek][ te Et]ie mEu<iu]yi>u nir ave Ene> O<iukyuh avnuh cu niu vI<ukyuh \Ten ti>umnu ek][ n]y]u mtiy]i Ek]vikE[ `<uukyuh ecy[tu. 973-]m]u n]TunIiy ti>uvit]hkUR >]mvR mH] >]j]vu ti>umnuek][ O>il Auv] ek]]>il `<uei]mxic{i>uE]L O>u divxh mY]xmy[, ky{il O>u pIiuvuh cumil O>u viy B]vuh vHiu kyuh D]>]m]yi vRi>u tmuTi ekivy[ukyuh ecy[ti>u O>u mnuSYN avieT xmIpu O>u myilni[ |ri pu<yiE[ v>ukyuh ek]]>inu vTuvsu mflur[, pIiuvuh B]vuhvc{iu kuiyuh nitYkR]nu ]n]dikuh k<ic{tie EsSh A mfluru te O>TuukUi, B]il ni[ a>iyuh virkuh p]ztvuemTu[ xVyhp]kvuh \uh mukuh m]zth kUi Bfvuh k<ic{iu p]zth Etc{[ mui B]ilvc{ueki A B]vuh pIiuvuem Tuuek][ v v<iey te Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. >]mvR mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek][ |et}]h kuek]]f[ ek]]> il `<uiyi>ut[. A mnuSYN ti>ic{uEp]yi<iE]L mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek][ aTul nii>u Eksvi div]NjiEy]T[, "A mflur[ a>ivc{[ \ofuk<ic{uEp]y mnuSYN A>]ef[ mni]Ey]?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. "aTiynu mni]yi}" `u div]N| ti>umnriyic{E]L ti>umnuek][, "atu nueT ep>uTil mUI]f[. aviTEu vy{] k]>Yh Oumi}. |en O>u En>h k<ic{ukU]N `]l x]DYm}. |niey]>u divxh |E]uh v>vu]Ey]h. atini `]f]Ev]? `}]v>uh k>utiyi>uu
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ek]fh. Ariy]et abem]uh p]niTy]k>ut[ `>ui ec{y[tu. pie n]Wu divxh k<iE]L O>u divxh sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][, Auv]e]]>ie<ui, >]m vR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie k]fukyuh kurc{uEn>h p>x[p>h xhB]Sfh ecy[ti>utie EsSh ti>iEy `<uukyuh ecy[tu. O>]il |Tv]tiyi}, miun]ti k<iiuh m<epy{]ti >utin]l tZivEp>UR mut]y iu jnL kUTi sN ti>umnie aTul xTmriyic{u. \Ten ti>umnu ek][ tZivEp>Ue><ui v]DY]N nU>i mut]y mH] zb]fe> ti>umu]ek v>ui, "m< epy{i]N v}tuh m]RgmuE]?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. "jjph tuTiy]l pzu divxinkh m< epy{uh" `vR ti>umnriyic{u. v>u zb]fRe]e atiEkmm]yiu xdYyuh difyum] yiu piE divxh te jjph k[pic{u tuTic{u. aen ptien]u divxh k<iiuh m< epy[ti}. pz]h divxh jjpinu xmym]yE]L ti>umnuek][ v]umU>iiTic{u jjp[ `<uukyuh nU>im]e> k[pic{u viic{[ "jjph tuTI[ |[ pz]h divxm]yi>iuu. |tuve> m< epy[ti}. |uh m< epy{]ph niey]e>yuh evruet viyy[ukyi}. `}]v>uh n}Ep]e k>utie]fh" `>ui ec{y[kyuh ecy[tu. k[pn EkE]E<uh nU>im]Ru Byvuh vYxnvuh p>izBmvuh ks]yi. sN tu>]N ti>umnu ek][ Ek]ph v]l k<uu eviy]nuh mTiu Ae}[ `}]vRuh ariy]m]yi>utuek][ nU>im]e>}]v>uh BiEy]TukUTi |osV>en x[m>ic{uek][ mni>ui jjph tuTi. aen kurc{uEn>h k<iE]E<uh k]REmGh ek][ Ak]smh niryukyuh atiEkmm]yi m<epy[tu tuTukyuh ecy[tu. ti>umnuek][ xE]Sic{[ au nU>im]Re}] vRuh ptivii>i dif k<ic{[ ave> xE]Siiukyuh
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nT]nu cumt `ni]f[. atu w]N ecy{]ti>u]l p>E]ku ec}uE]L atienuric{[ `E]Tu Ec]di]N AuE}]. atuek][ `e k][ |zpk]>mu duS[kZtYh |o >]jY[ A>uh ecy[v]N w]N xtii}. |en a>uiec{y[tuek][ amZEtuh k<ic{[ aviTu[ avieTni[ `<ui. zpxin]y tZivEp>UR pU>h sN tu>]Nti>u mnie][ aviTue k[pnzpk]>h \]iyt]f[. atinu mu[ avieT aen O>]EG]Smu]yi>ui}. O>il ti>umnuek][ tZivEp>Ue><ui t]mxic{i>uE]L A Eds]e>}]h ti>umu]ek v>ui, "|vieT AuEt]ruh EmTm]xil pU>h O>]EG]Sdivxm]yi ek]]Tfh; atinu n]uk]R ti>uv]Ti, p]rEm]v[ |en >u B]gm]yi pi>iu s]x[t]vu mut]y EdvM]e>yuh `<uic{u vTu]Ezt xiDiyil ek]uv>fh; avyil ti>uv]Tiyilniuh p]rEm]vilniumu `<uukL zpD]n]yi>ifh' |o vky[u Evu pfh jnL vItiec{Tuu ecvu ecy{fh; pie Evu xH]ye}]h n]h ecy[tut>ukyuh ecy{]h" `>uiec{yukyuh `<uu xhbic{uh muh { Evu murkuh cTukuem}]h zpEtYkh zpEtYkh k[piu kyuh ecy[tu. jne}]v>uh A k[pney xtiukyuh A Aile pU>mEH]Xvh tuTukyuh ecy[tu. tZivEp>UR pU>in[ |E]<uh tuTRuv>u cve}]h sN ti>umnuek][ au k[pic{u niyic{iuvy]f[. pU>h tuTiy k]h mutl AjIvn]h aviTuukUTi `<uiyi >u]f[ A mEH]Xvh nTiyi>ut[. ti>umnuek][ pU>h xhbic{u zsmuh cheku kuh ecy[tuek][ >umUu m]xE]m[ tZivEp>URte `<ui]mxic{u Ep]ytuek][ a][ au>]N Ek]vikEu ecvinu pfh ayc{uek]Tuutin[
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aviETu x]Dic{i}. atin]l viy tu>]i te puztim]E>]T[, "kuii nueT k]>Yh mruEp]yi>iuEm]? ecvinu pfh |tuve> ayc{uti}E}]. |ni `vieT nieiuh kurc{u pfh kTh v]ukte; a}]et nivZi yi}E}]" `>uiec{y[tu. aE]L ek]c{utu>]im]R, "ay[[ |ente pfh. a O]ey zkmiDikh v]lx}ic{[ `Tuu tyi!lvy[utie Pm]fit[" `u ti>umnri yic{u. atuEk[ viy tu>]i, "atu s>iy]f[. Ae,, |ni kuii |vieT v]l w]N miukEp]umi}, niyh te" `uh a>uiec{y[tu. pU>h k<itie EsSh sNti>umniE[ |o xhgti (pfh ayc{u ek]Tui} `ut[) O]Rv>ukyuh \Ten tZUfiury[[ `<uu kyuh tlfh viy tu>]iyueT ti>umu]ek `i, O>u kuT xVRpuS[ph (xVRhek]u]iy pUv[) tZ]di l ec]>iu x]]hgm]yi nmx[k>ic{i[, "ciE, `niu kurec{]>u a]ih piE]yi, at[ aviTu[ xdyh mifh. ecvinu pfh pisEy]TukUTi ek]uviu[" `>uiec{yukyuh pfh ti>umu]ek vy[ukyuh ecy[tu. { aE]L tu>]i, "`niu kuiiEy]Tu y]et]>u >xETumi}. pfinu tl]mu]y buimuuek]uh `e sugtiek]uh xV[pm]yi v}tuh mnil Et]iyi>uuev iuh kuiieyE]Le aet}]h tIRuEp]yi" `>uiec{y[tu. sNtu>]N atuEku xE]Siukyuh \Ten ti>umu]ekni[ `<uukyuh ecy[tu. sN tu>]N ti>umnie][ ti>uvit]hkUR >]jYh v]fi>ut[ 973-]m]u n]TunIiy >]mvRmH]>]jvu ti>umnuek]]yi>uu `u muNpu priuE}]. aviTue div]n]yi>u Eksvpi O>il A mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie aTul, "v} zpk]>vuh ek]c{i>]jYh kUTi piTic{Tiy]le]em[ aTiyn[ AzgHmu[" `riyic{u. aE]L mH]>]j]vuti>umnuek][, "|E]<e ep>uTil
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mUie k][ at[ ax]DYhtey]f[. xhsymueil EksvN ek]c{iyiE]h Ep]yi aviTue xVB]vh Ak]eT O[ ariuEp]>U" `>uiec{y[tu. aute Eksvpi div]Nji ek]c{iyiEu pureu. tZUfiuereyi, sNti>umnie Ou k]lek]]em[ aviTue Exvk M]>ie]>]L muK]>h ti>umnriyiukyuh ti>umuNp]ek ec}]N k[pny]vukyuh ecy[tu. Eksvpi div]Nji k]f]n]yi ec xmyh sN ti>umnuek][ tZy{il v]umU>iiTic{u kiE]yil ]ie]i>iuky]yi>uu. ti>umnie kE]Le div]NjiyueT EdHh viyRukyuh virc{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. aTuuec}]N Byh Et]uky]l ake niu vic{u. aE]L ti>umnuek][ "`] dUe> nilut[? aTuuv>U" `[ a>uiec{y{uky]l Eksvpi ve> ByE]TukUTi aTuu ec}ukyuh ti>umnuek][ kuszps[n]n>h "Eksven k]le]]emu n]h ve> n]]yi vic]>iuu. |E]L k]f]N xhgtiy]ytu xE]Sm]yi. Eksven n]h nueT xVm]]yi]fu vic]>iut[" `>uiec{y{ukyuh tZeeyii>u v]uh >u eeky[uh vI>sZhKyuh O>u kuu p]vumuuh k[pic{u ek]Tuu y]ztyyy[ukyuh ecy[tu. Eksvpi xE]S E]Tuh ByE]Tuh kUTiy]f[ x]nL v]ie]u ti>umuNpilniu Ep]yt[. aEHh ti>uvnpu>ei mH]>]j]vuti>umnie ti>umuNp]ek ecE]L, "`e}] m]f[ EksvN Ep]yiu vRm]nL. Eksve AzgHh PiuEm]. `u Et]uu?' `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. "A ti>umnie k][ ax]Yh tey]f[" `u Eksvpi ti>umnriyiukyuh "atu w]N muNEp te pri>uiE}? aEHie aTul Eksve vidYey]uh pukyi}. aEHh O>u >]jxihHm]f[" `[ a>uiec{yukyuh ecy[tu. { an>h kurc{uk]h k<iE]L viyu>]N tIeu. A viy tu>]i ci Ayi>uueviuh epey
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E]etey]f[ sN ti>umnuek]u vic]>ic{uEp]t[. atin]l svxhx[k]>h mut]ytin[ aviTuukUTi kUTukyuh ti>uvi (pih) aTiyi>h Ekmm]yi nTukyuh ecy[tu. O>u ek]}e pidI sN ti>umnuek]uh y]viDi Ac>ic{u. ti>um]xmTiyi>h `rf]kuuvc{u ve> Bhgiy]yuh ekEmm]yum]f[ k[pic{u nTiyt[. |en Ekmm]yie]>u ti>um]xh |tunumuu]yiie}[ avieT kUTiyi>u xk jnuh xtic{u. `iuh A ti>um]xinu xV[pm]yi[ O>]Eph vukUTi. xdYvky[u Evu pWx]>y[[ ~[pic{i>ut[ ek]c{iyil O>u viy kc{vT]>n]yi>u EdvE>sifi `e]>u ek]ifiey Ayi>uu. ay]L pWx]> y]k]h `ic{uek]Tu]etyi>utin]l xdYy[u pWx]> vi]N xV[ph t]mxh vuEp]yi. viiyE]L D]>]h viieyiuh atu Evu xmy]yi} `u ci zb]fR AEph pru. A AEph tIRutin]yi sNti>umnuek]u nU>i]TM]Ru n]uh nU>im]Ru mUuh, `z]M]R, ti>umu[p]TM]R mut]yvRu >uh p>Edszb]fR[ Ouh av]xikL[ a>yuh >Up]vIth zptizgHhek]Tuu. zptizgHh ptivil kUTutl kiiyE]L `}]vRuh ve> xE]Sm]yi. muE AEpic{i>uvR teyuh pie x[tutic{utuTi. tZivEp>UR v]DY]NnU>i, eevdikM]R, zpBuM]R mut]yi ti>um]xmTiyi>iu vu kUTiyi>u Ey]gYM]Re}]h piE divxh vNmuri xdYk<i tie EsSh ti>umnuek][ y]zkmh x]nuh k[pic{u ek]Tuu xE]Siic{[ ave>yuh y]zt ayc{u. a[ a]< mmZEtu k<iu piuruin[ `<u]r]yE]L pfi>u viyki]en ti>umuNp]ek v>ui, "EdvE>sN pWx]> xmyin[ `ic{uti>uie}u viv>h pfi>uh arii >iumE}]. ave p]Ru ek]c{iyil Ek]y[k]ky]l ne kU]I[ `u Evfemu vic]>ic{]yi>ifm[ avN aen ecy[tt[. atin]l n]e >]vie w]nuf>uE]L kfi k]Fm]N tvh ave t `e muNpil ek]uv>fh.
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ek]c{iyil Ek]v]til aTy[utinu muNp[ aku kTfh. atin]l |E]Le ep]y[E]U. w]N \r]N Ep]kuu" `>uiec{y[tiu piuriien<ui. |vieT ek]c{IE]yueTyuh EdvE>sifiyueTyuh iti eyi xV[ph viv>iEiyi>iuu. |E]L zbiISuek]c{i `u pryeTu h pu ek]c{I>]j]vie vky]yi>uu. Ep]RugIuk]R AdYh ek]c{iyil v xmyh av>ueT aEpzpk]>h A h >]j]v[ avRu ek]Tuyuh >]j]vie anumtiEy]TukUTi avieT O>u Ek] ekiukyuh ecy[tu. Ek]yueT pTi]ruvsh xmuzdvuh vTuvsh a<iyuh (turumuKvuh) kiTumu]iukyuh >umUu Ek]v]tiu ku]ic{u Ek]v]tile}]h p]]>ueT k]vEReTu ukyuh ecy[ti>uu. pumfimutl n]umfive> Ek]v]ti ukL aTc{iTuk ptiv]yi>utin]l A xmy[ ARuh Ek]y[kuniu purEuh akEuh gt]gtL ecy[v]N nivZiyi}]yi>uu. Ek]v]tiukL aTc{i>u xmyil Ek]y[kuh p]]>ueT k]vu]yi>uu. Ep]RugIxuk]R aviTh viuEp]ytie EsSh A h ]R eekvseTui. av>uh ~kEdsh Aru ek]}E]h Ep]RugIxuk]e>E]e eexnYxEmth avieT]Ri>uu. ]R avieTniu Ep]ytie EsSm]f[ A h |hg}ISuk]>ueT eekvsm]yiIRt[. tdn>h Ek] nsic{u Ep]vukyuh A inu "zbiISuek]c{i" `u n]mh xii ukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>m]kuu zbiISuek]c{iyueT c>izth. |ni EdvE>sifieyuric{u pry]h. EdvE>sifi viy Dnv]nuh p il kc{vTh nTi vi>u Auh ek]ifikueT zpD]ne m]y ti>umEdvxVie aDik]>iyum]yi>uu. `um]ztm}, xk ek]ifikuh ay]ueT v>utiyium]yi>uu. ay]ueT s il k]>YM]>uh kfe<uuk]>uh gumx[tM]>uh Esvuk ]>uh mum]yi aEnkh Ep>umu]yi>uu. ay]ueT zpD]ne
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kc{vTvuh Bvnvuh ek]c{iyil Ek]y[k]yi>utin]l ay]Lu ek]c{I>]j]vienE]uh Byvuh bHum]nvuh \]yi >ui}. a]u Ek] ]>ueT eekvsm]yi>utin]l ave>uric{um]ztEm ay]Lu xV[ph bHum]nmu]yi>u uU. |zpk]>m]yi>uu EdvE>se iti. |ni zpkZtil zpEvsi]h. k[pn Ekm]ztyil viyki]N te a>v]uh kurc{u pfvuh `Tuuek][ O>u vWiyil kyri ek]c{iyil |rukyuh Ek]v]til aTy[utinumuu Ek]y[ku kTukyuh ecy[tu. ki]N p]iks]yil ecE]L EdvE>sN ae pi>ivieyuh v>vuecvukueTyuh kfu kL p>iEs]Dic{uek]i>iuky]yi>uu. EdvE>sN ki]en kyuTen (O>u kEx> cUi]fic{i[) "yjm]nN |vieT |>i]mE}]. `] |o >]ztiyil |E]u puret[? viEsSic{u v} k]>YvumuE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. ki]N: kurc{u pin[ atY]vsYm]yi]f[ w]N vt[. EdvE>sN: |tinu yjm]nNte buimui v>f emi}]yi>uu. O>]e ayc{]l Evu x]m]nuhek]u w]nE]u v>um]yi>uE}]. ki]N: w]Nte vu v]ie]u ec}fem]f[ k[pn. v}ve>yumyc{]l s>iy]vukyie}]f[ ti>umnie vic]>h. \Ten Evfemuh w]Nte Evfemum]f[ k[pic{t[. k[pny]ytuh |E]]f[. atin]]f[ beu w]Nte Ep]t[. Ae, peTuU, En]e. EdvE>sN: t]<[t>h pukL m]ztEm |vieT |>iuuU. Eml>h puke}]h m]ikyueT muki]fi>iut[. ki]N: aDikh t>iuh kurc{u Evfh. Evtu
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\Ten EdvE>sN t]<[t>h p[ ki]N priTE]h muric{uek]Tuiu Em>h peTuutin]yi ki]En]TukUTi m]ikyueT mukie niyiEu Ep]yi. avieT ecyuTen EdvE>sN viEsSe ci put>eTuu Emsuru vy[ukyuh >uEp>uh O]E>] kx]yii>uuek]u xhB]Sf m]>hBiukyuh ecy[tu. EdvE>sN: pWx]>eyi]N xV[ph t]mxh vuEp]ytuek][ `e Ep>il ti>uvuET]yi>iuh. aE}? `e Ej]ii>ukLek]u w]n]>Yh a]ic{uEp]yi. O]R vyuTen ek]Tuyy[ukyuh ecy[tu. ki]N: ti>uvuEeT]uh ti>umu]ek ec]l aet]e tI>uh. x]>mi}. nie]u

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f>]n]yi k]unilukyuh ecy[tu. kurc{u xmyh k<i E]L ti>umnuek]u piuruufRu piyrv]til turu. A xmyh ti>umnu ek][ AdYh EdvE>se tyuh >]mtu viy ki]enyum]f[ kfi kt[. ti>umnuek][ ~vuh xE]Sic{u ki]En]T[, "pfiR kurc{u buimui yi>iuh, `iuh vic]>ic{ k]>Yh x]Dic{uvE}]; ve> xE]S m]yi. pfiR viy DI>nuh n} sU>nuhte xhsymi}" `>uiec{y[tu. ki]N: |et]uh aTiye DI>tVvuh sU>tVvuh x]mRYvuh muh ek]u x]Diut}. ti>umnie k[pnyueT siek]u m]zth. k[pnyueil |tie]L viy k]>YL x]Diutinuh ARuh k<iyuh. ti>umnuek][: Ae, pfiR |e Ouh \riyi >iyi}E}]. Ep]yiiTu kurc{urU. `e kuiyuh \ofuh k<iyuE]L pfie> |vieT k]ffh. |E]L ep]y[E]U. k[pn EkyuTen ki]N ti>umu]ek niu Ep]vuk yuh ti>umnuek][ EdvE>se t \Ten k]yil eki ]<[ic{iu nI>]Tukui, amZEtu mut]ytin[ `<uukyuh ecy[tu. ti>umnuek][ amZEtu k<i[ `<uiyE]E<uh viy ki]N ti>umu]ek `i. ki]enyuTen ti>umnuek][ "pfiR kurc{ukUTi buimuEiyi>iuu. EdvE>se zp]Bvvuh zpt]pvuh nimih ek]c{iyiu ek]ifike}]v>uh te ~vuh gRv{iM]>]yiIRiu[. atin]l ek]c{iyil Ep]yi xk ek]ifikueTyuh av>ueT EdvxVieyuh xk jhgmxVuuh ek]yiu kuiv]>i |vieT ek]uv>fh. |tiE[ AvsYmu eexnYeUeT ek]uep]y[E]U" `>uiec{y[tu. viy ki]N \Ten eexnYxEmth ek]c{iyiei ek]ifikueT xVvuh
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EdvxVhvkyum]yu xk xVuuh ek]yiu kuiv]>i uTiyE]L ek]ifike}]h p>vs>]yiI>ukyuh av>ueT vizgHh kUTi ki]N |ieyTuu ek]u Ep]Eyuemu sic{[ av>il ciR A vizgHmiieyTuuh ek]u ti>uvit]hkUriei aByh zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. ki]N av>ueT B>fip]ztuh ep]Neviuh pfvuh >t[nvuem}]h ek]uEp]yi ti>umu]ekvc{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][, "|vey}]h nueT |oTuvy[pil ek]uEp]yi xUie" `u k[piukyuh ki]N avey}]h |oTuvy[pil ~[piukyuh ecy[tu. "ti>um EdvxVh vk" `u Ep>uevIu p]ztuh muh |E]<uh tZUfiur |oTu vy[pil k]fuu[. O>il sNtu>]N ti>umnuek]u ti>uvnpu>h pfvuh >]mvRmH]>]j]vuti>umnieyuh Ou k]ffemu niyic{[ aeWu BZtYM]E>]TuhkUTi aE]e<uei. aviTu[ ti>uvnpu>eiyt[ O>u divxh evu]Nk]]yi>uu. AdYhte mH]>]j]vien kuky]emu niyic{u viy ek]]>iEe<ui. aE]L, mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u piuruufRu purEe<uiyie}uh atin[ ~kEdsh >u n]<ikkUTi t]mxmu]Ey]emuh tvf]>N pryuky]l mH]>]j]vu piuruuf>uEE<uh ci L kiu ti>ic{uv>]emu niyic{[ sN tu>]N ti>umnuek][ \Ten avieTniu pureu. aviTu[ O]E>] L k[ zkEmf kuti>]yil ecei. aE]L fyu]y ci O]h t>h kuti>kL ve> cTc{uh Ific{umi>iut]yi ku. "]yh vic]>iuk]>envieT?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. \Ten ci kuti>]R "vic]>iu k]>nu[ |t] v>uu" `u cUi]fic{uek]u pru. vic]>iuk]>N aTuE]L ti>umnuek][ "|o kuti>kL |en Ific{i>iuet]f[?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u.
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nimih |o vk k]>Yil dZivy[]N `niu x]Di ui}. atin]l |o kM]e>]e v}]et mUuEp]yi. |v>ueT k>in[ |eney]e ciE]L ecEy{t]f[. ae}il atu zkmiDikh vRic{uEp]kumE}]. Ae, aviTu[ |E]u pureTu viv>h muNkUi `e ariyi]et]f[? |vieT `E]L `i? vyuTen ]yiE]yi>iuEm] Ep]yt[? sN: w]N a>uEf]dym]yE]L |vieTeyi. aE]L |vieT \rmufRii}]yi>utin]l \fRu puru v>uE]E<uh ci e]e En]iu v>]emu vic]>ic{u pureu. A v<i ]yiuh kyr]niTy]yi. A kuti>kueT p]>vsYh ki[ `nie]uh xHic{i}. atuek]]f[ vic]>iuk]>en zpH>i]niTy]yt[. w]N |E]u pureTfemu muNkUR vic]>ic{i>ui}. O>u divxh aen Et]i. \Ten pureTukyuh ecy[tu. at]F muNkUi ariyi]ti>ut[. mH]>]j]v[: |vieT vieiuh k]ffemu Et]i yE}]. atuh kUT]et k<ic{uky]emu vic]>i]tu te B]gYh. Ae, |ni nmuu kui mut]ytu k<i]N Ep]k]h. En>h aDikm]yi>iuu. |en kurc{uEn>h p>x[p>xhB]Sfh k<itie EsSh nI>]u kui, amZEt[ mut]ytin]yi >u ti>uEmni m]>uh `<ui. sN ti>umniE[ `<ui]mxiu tinu zpEtYkem]>u ek]]>h O<iuek]Tui>uu. `iuh amZEtu >u ti>uEmnim]Ruh O>umic{u O>u ute y]yi>uu. >]mvRmH]>]j]vu ti>umnie AtiYh xVIk>ic{u ek]u sNti>umnuek][ xuKm]yi n]u divxh ti>uvnpu>[ `<ui]mxic{u. atiniTy[u >u ti>uEmnim]>uh O>umiec{<ui ti>uvnpu>u zpD]n e}]h xRsic{u.
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O>u divxh \c{ti>i xmyh >u ti>uEmnikuh kUTi k>uEvu> m]ikyueT mukil O]E>] xhgtikeuric{u xhB]Sfhecy[tuek]i>iutiniTy[[ >]mvR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][, "|o m]ikyueT mukil niu t]<Eu c]T]N Ae>iumu]kuEm]?" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u "O]EH], \]vuh" `u sNti>umnuek][ a>uiec{y[tu. atu Ek mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ te aTul nii>u BZtYM]E>]T[ "`] c]T]Em]?" `u k[pic{[ Ec]dic{u. avR O]E>]>u>uh mukilniu t]E<u En]Iu zpy]xm]efu B]vil piM]ri niu. aE]L sNti>umnuek]u te BZtYM]>ueT Ene> Ou k[pic{u En]i. ave>}]v>uh \Ten t]<Eu c]Ti. `}]vRuh O]E>] t>il p>iukL pi. ciR Eb]D>Hit>]vukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten >]mvR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][, "ave> `Tuu ek]uEp]yi cikiXie. k<iyutuh Evgil ave> xuKeTufh" `>uiec{y[tu. k[pn Ek m]ztyil ciR v[ ave> `Tuu ek]uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. sN ti>umnuek][ n]u divxh k<iu ti>iec{<u ]yE]L A y]zty[u Evu xkxok>Yuh k]>Y uem}]h >]mvRmH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u zpEtYkh k[pic{u chekiytin]l v<iu y]et]>u buimuinumiTy] k]et sN ti>umnuek][ xxuKh ti>iey tZUfiuer `<uei. A `<uuvky[u Eviv ecvu mu<uvnuh mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]]f[ ecy[tt[. m]ikyueT mukilniu c]Ti p>iukL pi cikiXyil ti>uvnpu>u t]mxic{i>uvR O>u m]xhek][ xuKEeT }]h m]ri pURv{itiey zp]pic{u. an>h mH]>]j]vuti>umnu ek][ ave> ti>umuNp]ek v>ui, "niL `u vic]>ic{]f[ m]ikyueT mukilniu c]Tiyt[?" `u k[pic{[ Ec]dic{u. aE]L avR, "aTiyL ap[EP]L c]Tiyie}il aTiy ueT k aE]Le k<iyuh; c]Tiy]l O>u xmyh jIvic{u
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evuh v>]mE}] `u vic]>ic{i]f[ c]Tiyt[" `u ti>umnri yic{u. atu Eku ti>umnuek][ ve> xE]Siukyuh av>ueT xV]miBieyuric{[ ~vuh zpshxiukyuh avRu pviD x]nL k[pic{u ek]Tuu xE]Siic{yy[ukyuh ecy[tu. sNti>umnuek][ tZufiuer `<uiytie EsSh aDikh t]mxiy]et tZsivEp>URe<uukyuh >u m]xE]h avieT t]mxiutinu niyiukyuh ecy[tu. A k][ anujN tu>]M]R tueT \pEd]v]y tuun]TNxV]miy]et tZUfiuer v>uukyuh kurc{udivxh xl]>pURv{h t]mxiic{tie EsSh gu>udifyuh muh k<ic{u xE]Siic{yy[utinu niyiukyuh ecy[tu. |o xhgti `enEy] sN ti>umnuek][ ariyukyuh "w]N kUTi tZUfiuer vu vic{[ anuzgHh v]iy}]et xV]mi y]e> y]ztyyy[>ut[" `e]>u ti>uev<u[ |ytu>]e EpRu tZUfiury[u ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. ti>uev<uu k[ |y tu>]N ve> xE]Siukyuh "Ejn[ |o k]>Yil tZp[tiyie}]yi>uu w]N vic]>ic{i>ut[. ti>uev<uu ki[ aen Et]ui}. aviETuh xV]miey uric{u ve> Biyuh bHum]nvumueu ti>uev<uu x[pm]kuu[" `u aviTue anujn]y vI>Ek> tu>]En]T[ a>uiec{yukyuh xV]miy]e> ayy[]et avieT { t]mxiiukyuh ecy[tu. an>h pu divxh k<iE]L sN viytu>]N ti>umnuek][ tZufiuer `<uukyuh \Ten xV]miey ec{u k]fukyuh k]<[ckLvc{u vic{u kuszps[n]dikL ecy[tu y]ztyyy[ukyuh ecy[tu. xV]miy]e> EQ]iyil (Emn]vil) yi v]dYEG]SE]TukUTiy]f[ ayc{t[. Ek]v]tilve> sNti>umnuek]u anuy]zty]yi `<u ukyuh avieTeyiyE]L xV]miy]e> |riey<uic{u t]e<yi>uukyuh "`z]M]Ruh Bx[mh kuriyiTuk ve> niY
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m]fE}]; atuek]u D]>y]ve" `[ a>uiec{yukyuh { sNti>umnie k[pnzpk]>h O>u vWi nirc{u c]>h ek]<ue ki avieT vc{i>utu mu<uvnuh xV]miy]>ueT si>il aBiESkh k<ic{[ avieTni[ ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. |tu ki[ anujN tu>]M]Ru xHi]Nvy{]et vYxnvuh Ek]pvumu]yi. `iuh sN ti>umieuric{u Byh nimih avR `}]h xHic{u mone avhbic{uek]u te niu. A xV]miy]R au Ep]yiu pie sNti>u mnie k]h k<iyutuve> ek]c{I>]jYu kTii}. O>il sNti>umnuek][ `rf]kuuniu tZivEp>UR[ O>u O]TivWiyilyri `<uiyp[EP]L |Ty[uvc{u vTuni[ O>u vWi v>utu ku. A vWi aTuu vE]L atii>ui>u O>u Ex]my]ji (Ec]m]ti>i) "|iT[ | Ec]m]ti>i |u >]vie m>ic{uEp]yi>iu tin]l aEHie Ep>iu p]nh `ni]i>fh" `u ti>umnriyic{u. O>u Ec]m]ti>i m>ic{]l A vRm]nh AdYh ec[ ti>umnriyiu AL]f[ m>ic{ AL[ ptivu pfi<iyueT avk]sh. aen AdYh ec[ ariyi utie EpR "vI<i}h pryuk" `]f[. Ec]m]ti>i vI<i}h pryuTen ti>umnuek][, "Ae aten ecy{]h. Ec]mti>i |o v<i |ni ti>uvnpu>E]efil `e |o O]TivWiyilyri Ep]y[E]u. `]l Evgie]h. w]N Ec]m]ti>iyueT vWiyiuh ep]y[e]]h" `[ a>uiec{yuk { yuh azpk]>h p>x[p>h vWi m]rukyuh ecy[tiu vWi]E>]T[, "n]E \diutinumuE niL Ec]m]ti>iey kuEsK> e>um]ueT muieifh" `ukUTi a>uiec{y[tyy[u kyuh ti>umnuek]u Ec]m]ti>iyueT vWiyile `<u ukyuh ecy[tu. a[ aR>]ztiy]yE]L O]TivWi '|Tv' ` ei. avieTniu ti>uvnpu>Eu vWiu Ep]kuv]N a]u m]Rmi}]ti>utin]l vWi]R Ec]m]ti>iey ekieyTuuh ek][ O]Ti. O>u viDil En>h
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evuE]E<uh avR Ec]m]ti>iey ti>uvnpu>u viy ek]]>ieic{u. mH]>]j]vuti>umnuek]u piuruu fRu pure<uiy \Ten Ec]m]ti>i, "|iT[ | Ec]m]ti>i |e >]vie m>ic{i>iuu. atin]l aEHie Ep>iu p]nL `e Ep>il ptic{ut>utinu kln yu]kfh" `u ti>umnriyic{u. atu EkE]L, Aru divxe v<iuru]y[ O>u vRm]nh aruptu n]<ik k<iyutinu mu[ O>]L |vieT vu pryfemil sNti>umnie xH]yh kUT]et x]Diuayie}u ti>umnil Et]uky]l mH]>]jvu ti>umnuek][ Ec]m]ti>iEy]T[, "Ep]>u v<iu ep>uTilmUie k]fukyu ]Ey]? `u klic{u Ec]dic{u. \Ten Ec]m]ti>i, "ku; `um]ztm}, aviTu[ aviTue O]Ti vWiyilyi `[ |[ \diutinu muE |vieTeyinemu vWi]E>]Tu zpEtYkh cheki ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. atuek]]f[ w]N |zt Evgil |vieT `iyt[. `iuh mUztvixRninu k>y[ir]et vWi]R `e ve> buimuic{u" `riyic{u. aE]L ti>umnuek][, "Ae, Ec]m]ti>i |vieT]mxiU. A buimuiniTy]k]et w]N ayc{uek]]h. Ec]m]ti>i Ep]kuE]L prE Ep]k]vuh. |E]L viu vWi]R mTiE]y[e]e" `u k[piuky]l A vWi]R mTiE]vukyuh Ec]m]ti>i ti>uvnpu>u t]mxiukyuh ecy[tu. n]Wu divxh k<iE]L Ec]m]ti>i y]ztyriyic{u. \Ten mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u klic{u Ec]m]ti>iey O>u vWiyilyi, piEdivxh aEHe tZivEp>ue>if emuh v<iu k]fu kTvukie}]miri mUztvixRnh k<iifemuh zpEtYkh klic{yc{u. klnzpk]>h vWi ]R Ec]m]ti>ieyyuh ek]u pureu. v<iu kTvuk ie}]h avR Ec]mti>iey k>y[iri mUztem]<iic{u. Ec]m]ti>iu mUztvixRnh Eveu pr]uh vWi]R xtiukyi}. kln hGi]N p]Tie}u pr[ avR Ec]m]ti>ieyiTic{u k>y[iri mUztem]<ii]et O>u kTvuh
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kTuEp]yi}. Ouh Eveu Ec]m]ti>i pr]uh vWi]R niRbic{[ aEHee][ kurec{iuh mUztem]<iiuh. aen ek]uEp]yi avR aEHe piEdivxh te tZivEp>Ue>ic{u. Ec]m]ti>i sNti>umnie ti>umu]ek ec{E]L "`] Ec]m]ti>I, xuKm]yi Ep]yiEp]u, |E}" `u klic{u Ec]dic{u. aE]L Ec]m]ti>i, "aE]u Ep]y E]L mUztvixRninu k>ir]etyuh |E]u Ep] E]L `niu Eveiuh niRbic{uh vWi]R `e ve> buimuic{u. at}]et viEsSem]umu]yi}" `u ti>umn riyic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][,"Ec]m]ti>i[ O>u zp]vsYh kUTi ti>uvnpu>E]h Ep]yiv>]Em]" `u klic{u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi Ec]m]ti>i,"niL til mX>iuti en]e buimu]N w]N EvfEm]? atu kUT]et k<ic{]l e]]h" `ufRic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][, "buimu]ef ueil Evfemi}" `>uiec{y[tu Ec]m]ti>iy ayc{u. sNti>umnuek][ aviTue eentY]>y[[ O>u vITu pfiyic{u ek]Tuu. pu>pfikur tIRu p]uk]c{[ aTu E]L eentY]>, "p]uk]c{Tiyi>h O>uviDh Ekmm]yuh Bhgi y]yuh nTiy]le]em[ aTiyn[ AzgHmu[. Eds]e> ey}]h fic{[ O>u xdY nTiy]le]em]f[ aTiye AzgHh" `u tI>umnriyic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][, "atien] viE>]Dh? cuuvie |hEp]ey]kmE}]. xdYy[[ Evu vLu cuute O>u vE>Y] `<utiEU. azpk]>em}]h chekiEy]h" `>uiec{y[tu. eentY]> Evu x]m]nLe}]h O>u vE>Y] `<utie]Tuukyuh A vE>Y]zpk]>em}]h klic{u cheki vhkUiukyuh ecy[tu. xdYyueT vem]e ve> Ekmm]yi>uu. a>im]zth vE>Y]yie<ut]N eentY]> mruEp]yi>utin]l atum]zt mi}]yi>uu. aTiyi>divxh kriuevuh EdHvuem}]h k<iu. xdYy[u klnzpk]>h Eds]e>ey]e fic{i>u tin]l ave>}]v>uh vu. xdYy[[ |vy[ukyuh
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`}]v>uh \]ni>iukyuh xk viBvuh viukyuh ecy[tu. Ec]rum]ztmi}. aE]<]f[ Ec]ru]iie}u eentY]> arit[. klnzpk]>h vhkUi nTu aTiyi>m]ky]l `}]h muru nTuemu vic]>ic{[ eentY]> |Ty[e]uh aEnVSic{i>ui}. `}]v>uh \]ni >uuk<iiri]l pie nivZiey]umi}E}]. `}]v>uh Ec]ru kUT]et xdYyUfuh k<ic{uEp]yi. |tu eentY]>y[u viy apm]ninuh kuf[itinuh k]>f m]yi. eentY]> ti>umu]ekec{[ |tienuric{u ve> mnx[t]pE]TukUTi xTmriyic{u. aE]L ti>umnuek][, "cuu vE>Y]yil a>i `<utiyi>ui}]yi>iuh. at]f[ Ec]ri}]etyi>ut[. at[ |ni prtuek]u zpEy]jnem] umi}]E}]" `>uiec{y[tu. pu ek]c{i>]jYu pfiR, ky[mL, kR]v[ |en p n]Tuv]<ikumu]yi>iu. ave>}]v>uh viy Dnv]M]>uh gRv{iM]>um]yi>uu. av>il ciR m]ztEm >]jEB]gh ek]Tuuh >]jk[pn anux>ic{uh nTi>uuu. miv>uh >]jEB]gh ek]Tu]etyuh >]jk[pn anux>i]etyuh nTu muS[>M]>]yi>uu. azpk]>mu Di]>ikeey}]h sN ti>umnuek][ piTic{mRukyuh av>ueT xRv{xVvuh ek]ecy[tu kuiv]>i apH>iukyuh ecy[tu. `]l >]jEB]gh s>iy]yi ek]Tuukyuh k[pnynux>ic{u nTukyuh ecy[ti>uve> ti>umnuek]u EvtuEp]e >iukyuh xH]yiukyuh ecy[tuek]i>uu. Emlpr n]Tuv]<ikueT kUil "mu>iy]Tu nY]R" `e]>u]yi>uu. ay]L j]tiyil n]y>]yi>uu. nY]R `utu k[pic{[ ek]Tu O>u ]nE>]yi>uu. ay]ueT Bvnil xtiyi}]et OTuh O>u vZ m]zth EsSic{u. atin]l A x[ztI te kuTuhbiEu cie> deTufemu niyiukyuh A viv>h sNti>umnie
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aTul ariyiukyuh ecy[tu. A kuTuhbh ~vuh Dnpuiyut]yi>utin]l av>ueT vx[tuvkke}]h eekvseTufemu \EsYE]TukUTi sNti>umnu ek][ A x[ztIyueT EpR[, "dinu Evuet}]h vhkUi, divxvuh muHURvuh niyic{u viv>mriyic{]l deTu]nu ve>yuh ek]u w]nvieT vuek]h. w]N ek]uv>uve> a}]et Ever Ae>yuh deTuuEp]kyum>ut[" `e]>u k[pnyyc{u. A x[ztI azpk]>h dinu Evuet}]h vhkUi mUHURvuh niyic{u viv>h ti>umnriyic{u. mUHURxmym]y E]L pu>uSnuh x[ztIyum]yiu >u kuikeyuhek][ sNti>umnuek][ A e<ui. A kuikL O>u t]e Ek]vikEt]yi>uu. kuikL t]e j]tiyiu v>]ef[ ariE]L A x[ztIu xIm]tItm]y xE]S mu]yi. \Ten die zkiykuh cTukuem]e mury[u nTukyuh av k<itie EsSh xdY A>hBiukyuh ecy[tu. xdY atiEkmm]yiu]yi>uu. aE]Le de Tue kuikeyuh Bfini>ui. avR[ A vZ te Ec]ru viie]Tuu. avR \]et viS]dB]vE]TukUTi yi>utu ki[ vZ ti>umu]ekec{[ "aTiye avk]si k]i deTuevR aTiyN viie]Tu ah Bi]etyi>iuet]f[? |t[ aTiynu ve> xTk>m]f[" `ufRic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][ kuikE]Tu, "Ae, \ofuk<iutinu viE>]Dmi}. piITu w]N En]ie]]h" `[ a>uiec{y{ukyuh kuikL mnE]TukUTiye}iuh Bfh k<iukyuh ecy[tu. duxhbic{u xdY mut]yvey}]h k<itie EsSh A kuike avieTe t]mxiic{iu ti>umnuek]u Ek]vikEe<ui. kurc{uk]h k<i E]L A x[ztI m>iukyuh av>ueT EsSzkiykL A kui kee]ute ecy{iukyuh ecy[tu.
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an>h sNti>umnuek][ eevdikM]R mut]yve> v>ui, n]y>ueT ah Bic{ |o ztiyuike ~tu itiyi]f[ |>uEet AE]cic{u. kuikL k[pney ni>xi]N nivZiyi}]et v>uky]l mnukUT]et Bic{t] ky]l avRu zB[ k[pi]N p]Tie}uh ave> O>u zpEtYkj]ti]>]yi |>uEt]efuh av>ueT Ac]> e}]h ztiye>E]e Ayi>iEt]efuh zkiy]dikL mzh kUT]et zb]fR nTie]TuEt]efuh \pnynh pUfUiT]et nTfemuh ave> Edv]yvuh zb]f]y vumi}]]y O>u Eds[ O>u ndII>u t]mxiiEt] efuh mH]zb]fR kUTiy]E]cic{u viDic{u. atin]l ti>umnuek][ "my]UR" ` Eds[ avRe]>u Bvnh pfik<iic{u ek]Tuukyuh ave> avieT]mxiiukyuh av>ueT civinu ptiv]yi xR]>ilniu ek]Tuutinu k[pic{[ ~R]Tuecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. A [ A kuikueT vhsYM]R |E]<uh t]mxiuu[. av>ueT ecvin[ |E]<uh ek]c{ixR]>ilni]f[ ek]Tuuv>ut[. avR AdYh t]M]>]yi>utin]l ave> n]yM]R mut]yvR |E]<uh viic{uv>utu t]M]e>u tey]f[. `]l nY]>ueT kuTuhbil du Ekriyv>]ytuek][ zb]f>uh muh ave> |E]<uh nY]M]e>]fu pruv>ut[. A kuTuhb il OTuh EsSic{i>u x[ztI m>ic{tie EsSh av>ueT xRv{xVvuh ek]c{ixR>iEu EcRu. p]ztuh pu em}]h v>u[ ti>umnuek][ |oTuevy[pil evy[ic{u. nY]>ueT p]ztiEMuh muh Ep>u eviyi>ut[ "mukupu>h" `]yi>uu. aen Ep>uevIu puh p]ztuh tZUfiuer |oTuevy[il |E]<uh k]fuu[. ti>uvnpu>e murjpie vuh Ekmuh muh ci nU>im]R pruEki[ sNti>umnuek][ aet]e Ou Ep]yi kuh anuBvic{uh mni]femuh niyic{[ O>u murjp][ aE]upureu. p>iv]>e]uh kUT]et
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~vuh gUm]yi]yi>uu A `<u[. O>u kTY]vuB]vuh OE>]uTyuh O>u vTiyum]yi O>u nU>iyueT mi]f[ `<uiyt[. murjpk]u v<i[ O]E>] iuh nU>i m]Ru Bfinu xR]>ilniu Ekmm]yi vhkUiyi>iu mE}]. ti>umnuek][ A ie]eyiri nU>im]>ueT kUil amZEtu k<ic{uek]]f[ `<ueiyt[. `iuh |osV>]nukuYhek][ v<i[ ariyuv>]>uh ki}. aen zkEmf ti>uvnpu>ei. ptIRil Oe>]tuiy iri, kuTyuh vTiyuh B]vuh k>y[uvc{iu nI>]ukuiyuh nitYkR]nu]n]dikuh k<ic{u sIEviu>yil ec{[ amZEtu k<ic{u. aE]<uh A>uh krii}. amZEtu k<iu eek k<uk]n]yi En>e nI>]ukui k<ic{ kTvile eciri eek k<uki. A xmyh >]mvR mH]>]jvu ti>umnuek]u k>uEvu> m]ikyueT mukii >uuek]u k]fukyuh kyueTen Ariyukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh aviTu[ aE]L arit]yi B]viukyuh Ouh zpvRiukyuh ecy[ti}. >]ztiy]yE]L ptIR>yi e}]h k[pnzpk]>h tIevi (dIpyi) ek]uiiTiukyuh ti>umnuek][ k>uEvu>m]ikyueT mukiEe<ui En]ie]i>iukyuh ecy[tu. kurc{uk<iE]L nU>im]R a]<h k<iu eek k<uk]n]yi ptIRil viri uTi. A kUil sNti>umnuek]u eek k<uk]nir iyt[ >]vie nI>]ukui k<ic{ kTviley]yi>uu. aE]<uh aviTue tZy{il O]uTyuh vTiyuh kTY]vu B]vumu]yi>uu. aviTuu kTvil viriy \Ten >]mvRmH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u >u p]e> viic{[ "vTE>yiu A |TuukTviiri eek k<uku A kTY]vuB]]>en viic{[ |vieT ek]uv>fh. w]N pru `u pr]l aEHh v>uh. niL bh zpEy]gic{u ek]uv>femi}" `u k[pic{yc{u. p]]R O]Tiec{[ "k>uEvu>m]ikyil ec}]N k[pny]yi>iuu" `u pru. "aEHh Ariuk<iu. |ni |vieT mTiukyuh
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Oiukyuh ecy{utu yum}" `u vic]>icu sN ti>umnuek]u Ene> k>uEvu>m]ikyiEute `<ui. `<uu Ek]vfic{uvi]yE]L >]mvR mH]>]j]vuti>umnuek][ t]e< `<ui tZeey[u piTic{[ mukiEu ek]uEp]yi. Axn xl]>h ecy[titi>uI[ aviTuuh O>u kx]yii>iukyuh \Ten xhB]Sfm] >hBiukyuh ecy[tu. >]mvR: |ete]>u En>hEp]]f[? |o gUxW]> ie \EsYem]f[? sN: |eny]y]}]et |o EG]Se]e Evtu Ep]e k]f]nuh muh x]Diyi}E}]. nU>im]>ueT bHuh muh k]fukyuh A kUilec{u xdYyuuEn]ukyuh muh ecy{utin[ |eny]y]}]et x]DiuEm]? >]mvR: ati}. w]N at[ \oHi]ti>ui}. w]N >]viete aviTueu. AzgHh x]Dic{uk<iye `u vic]>ic{]f[ |tuve> mic{t[. |et]e aviET}]et x]Diyi}. sN: |ovk kvukL kupiTi]N aviETuh. >]mvR: kUeT Ever A>u[? sN: |t] |o kuTyuh vTiyuh B]vuh m]zth. >]mvR. atuh auth te. BZtYM]>]>uh kUT]et Evu k]>Ye]e xVyEmv x]Diu aviTue, jnL senu pryutu y]Rhte. sN `u Ep]>], xRv{sN `ute prEyt]f[. Ae, A vTiku v]]yi>iumE}]. sN: atente. atuh |}]et tnic{u xW>iu tu ciE]L Apl>m]yi vEumE}].
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>]mvR: `e uem] vic]>ic{t[? ariyi]et mTiE]kfem]yi>i

sN: x]Dic{uevil aen Evfemutey]yi>uu vic]>h. x]Diu k]>Yh ax]DYm]efuh vic]>i]et yi>ui}. >]mvR. Ae. k]f]N x]Dic{uvE}]; xE]Sm]yi. |ni murjph k<ii[ Ep]y]l mti. sN: atinu nivZiyi}. |ute ti>iey mT fem]f[ vic]>ic{t[. atu etiyE}]. n]eeyiuh Ep]kfh. >]mvR: Ae,atu n]e niyi]h. |E]L nmuu kiT]N zsmi]h. En>h >]zti aDikm]yi. |en xhB]Sfh avx]niic{tie EsSh >u ti>uEmnikuh piuruien<ui. kuEsK>e>um]L ti>umnie niRbh nimih sNti>umnuek][ A zp]vsYvuh n]u divxh ti>uvnpu>[ `<ui]mxic{u. >]mvRmH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u Evu BZtYM]e>yuh muh ~ReTuie]Tuu. >]jpdviEy]TukUTiey]f[ sNti>uEmniey avieT t]mxiic{i>ut[. ti>iec{<uiy xmyh v<iu Evu xok>Ye}]h k[pnzpk]ah ch ekiyi>uu `um]ztm}, ti>uvnpu>uniu Eb]ilyi y]f[ tZUfiuer `ic{t[. sNti>umnuek][ A>umriy]et ti>uvnpu>u vuEp]kfemu vic]>ic{uvE}]. atinu pk>em]u pi fem[ >]mvR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u niyic{u. `]l at[ AE>]Tuh k[pic{i}t]nuh. O>il ti>umnuek][ amidRsnin]yi eeve<uukyuh avieT ~t]nh divxh t]mxiukyuh ecy[tu. an>h ti>iey `<utu niyic{[ O>u divxh a]<mmZEtu k<iu Eb]ie<ui.
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Eb]u nI]r]yE]L tZUfiury[u piTie `uh nim]yi>ifemuh Eb]u tZufiuer Eztinu pTi]ruvsu Et]ukTviTufemuh k[pic{u. azpk]>h Eb][ avieT aTu \Ten ti>umnuek][ O>u x]D]>f mnuSYenE]e O>u muuh O>u Et]Rumuuh m]zt muTuuek][ k>y[iri Ene> ki<E]u k]lnTy]yi `<ui. auiei nI>]ukui k<ic{[, A |orN te D>ic{uek][ aie<ui. O>u s>e]im]yuh ptvuh nTy[uvc{u xV]midRsnh k<ic{u puriri. f il Eb]ie<ui ti>iey `<ueukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L avieT \Xvm]yi>uu `utey}, au tZE pur]Tum] yi>uu. viien<uic{u pTi]Er nTyil Emh ep]Tiep]Ti c{i>u xmy]f[ ti>umnuek][ xV]mdRsnh k<ic{[ `<uiyt[. atin]l A>uh kriyutiniTy]yi}. ti>umnuek][ ti>iey `<ui kurc{uk<iE]L ap>icitn]y O>]L ail vu ve> vi piTiut]y O>u s>e]im]yuh ptvuh nTy[uvc{u xV]midRsnh k<ic{u Ep]yt]yi sNti>umniE[ arivukii. m]yuh ptvuh v>ui p>iEs]Dic{E]L ptie purkuvs[ "ti>uvit]h kuR >]mvR" `u Ep>ueviyi>iut]yiu. \Ten Auke ayc{[ aEnVSic{E]L kurc{u xmyh muE pTi]er Eb]ukTvil O>u Eb][ aTuu kiTi>uuevu atu viuEp]yi[ ~kEdsh n]u n]<ik k<ii>iuuevuh arivukii. |o vuEp]yt[ |]>efuh |tute piuk y]f[ ecy[tetuh sNti>umnuek]u mni]ieyu tu viEsSic{u pryfemi}e}]. >]mvRmH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ piE divxh >]vi aue< `ukyuh A v<i ti>uvnpu>in[ `<uukyuh ecy[tu. >]mvRmH]>]j]vu ti>umnie zpEtYk zpItiu p]ztIBvic{v>]yi Eksvpi div]Njiey kUT]et, kuWiui, kuti>i, eevh pn]Bpi |en mUuEp>ukUTiyu]
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yi>uu `u m]ztm},zpxi m]zikn]yi>u EtvE>ini yueT aTul siSYe[ \pEdsh v]Iu viy mzv]di kum]yi>uu. avRu sztuueT AyuDEmu m>fh xhBvi ]etyi>iutin]yi EtvE>ini ave> > D>iiu kyuh ecy[ti>uu. xVRkiTil >ey<uti av>ueT tuTkIri tuTy[k]f[ ni > ]pic{i>ut[. av>ueT aut kRuh muh viv>iutin[ O]E>]>ue>uric{uh zpEtYkh zpEtYkh O]E>] \pnY]xL Eviyi>iutin]l atin]yi |E]L \Ymiui}. |vieT zpkZth sNtu>]N ti>umnie c>iztm]fE}]. atin]l A ti>uEmniyum]yi kUTi]f]N xhgtiy]yiu kuWiuieyuric{um]zth xVlh pruek]uu. kuWiui ti>uvnpu>u viy ek]]>h xRv{]Dik]>Y]>]yi>utin]l aEHe `}]v>uh x]D]>fy]yi pruvi>ut[ "kuWiui xRv{]Dik]>Y]R" `]yi>uu. O>il ek]c{iyuh ti>uvit]hkUruh tilEc{Rt]y atiRi [ O>]n ku<iyil vIfu. atri[ A Aney ku<iyilniu kyie][ Ep]k]n]yi kuWiui xRv{]Di k]>Y]R Ep]yi>uu. kuWiui eiyE]E<uh ek]c{IxR]>ilniu t]]nkeyuh muhek][ AukLv[ Aney ku<iyilniu kyi atiRi kTi<ii>uu. kuWiui aTuuecu te mzsiek][ Aney purEk]u nTi ti>ic{u ek][ v[ AnUi]iyTc{u. |fvuh p>icyvuh v>] k]]ney piTi]En] tTu]En] atie aTulec{]En] ARuh x]DYm}E}]. atin]l } ek]c{iyilniu vvR Ouh ecy{]et En]ie]u niEtyuu. |o vRm]nh Eku sNti>umnuek]u ti>uvit]h kUR mH]>]j]vu ti>umieER[ "avieT xRv{]Diy]yi>iu kuWiuiey Ou k]le]]emu[. atin]l xok>YhEp]e aven |E]yc{]lek]]h" `e]>u
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ti>uev<ue<utiyyc{u. ti>uev<uu kyueTen mH]>]jvu ti>umnuek]u xRv{]Dik]>Ye> ti>umuNpil v>u[, "kuWiuiey Ou k]f]n]yiu tZUfiury[[ ayc{]l ek]]emu ep>uTil mUie `<uu vi>iuu. `], Ou Ep]yiv>]N vEy{" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. "kln yueil viTek]]h" `u xRv{]Dik]>Y]R \fRi ukyuh "Ae, Ou Ep]yi v>U. xUic{u Evfh. aEHh O>u su]]v]f[. `iuh muNEk]ph ks]f[. EdSYh v]l `uh zpvRiuh. aeny]f[ xVB]vh. Ariu ep>um]ri e]]l mti'`u kliukyuh ecy[tu. xRv{]Dik]>Y]R mH]>]j]vu ti>uEmniey vic{uek][ aute pureu. n]]h divxh tZUfiuereyi. ExvkM]R muK]>h anuv]dh v]ie]u ti>umuNp]ekecu. A xmyh sN ti>umnuek][ kim]ikyueT v>]yil O>u kx]yil `<uiyi>iuky]yi>uu. tZeeyil O>u v]umu]yi>uu. xRv{]Dik]>Y]R aTuu evu vic{u. aE]L sN ti>umnuek][, "kuWiuieyuric{[ D]>]m]yi Ekiu[. k]f]N k<iii}. Ou k]l ek]]emu w]N vic]>ic{u tuTIu ve> divxm]yi. |u kuvE}]; xE]Sm]yi."' xRv{]Di: |vieT viTek]u tZ]dh ku vic{]lek]] em[ aTiynuh vic]>i]ru[. atinu viDi |E aTiynu Bic{uu. sN: (tZy{ii>iu v]L k]fic{uek][) kuWiui |tu kuEv]? xRv{Di: `r]N, ecrut]yie][ aTiye eekyiumu[. (`u pr[ a>yil Oic{uvc{i>u a>v]eTuu k]fic{u.) sN: k]fe, atie]e]u t>u. xRv{Di: e]]h. tZeei>iutu
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(sNti>umnuek]u tZeeyii>u v]L k[pic{u ek]Tuukyuh xRv{Dik]>Y]R t]fu et]<utiu >u eekyuh nIi v]ukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh) sN: |ni atiE]u t>>uEt]? xRv{Di: nivZiyi}. |tu ti>uvit]hkU! mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ aTiynu k[pic{[ tiut]f[. |t[ aTiye jIvnuE]L te< vy[ukEy] me]>]ueT ky{il ek]TuukEy] ecy{ukyi}. sN: `]l w]N tt[ |E]u tEu. xRv{Di: aTiyn[ |viTueuric{uh Bi Ou kurvi}. aviTu[ aTiynu klic{utt[ aTiyN ti>ic{ut>utu m>Y]dy}E}]. atuh aTiyN aTiye jIvnuE]L t]e< vy[ukEy] me]>]ueT eekyil ek]TuukEy] ecy[kyi}. aTiynu k[pic{uttu ti>ic{u v]utu |vieTu yuvum}E}]. sN: `T], xmR]! nI kuWiuiy}, Anuiy]f[. xRv{]Di: |vieT vic]>ic{]l aTiyen Anuiy]]nuh pUnuiy]]nu k<iyuh. sN: Ae, xE]Sm]yi. kuEsK>e>um]ueT Auk e}]h nueT xVm]f[. `[ a>uiec{yukyuh O>u kuu p]vumuuh O>u vI> { sZhKyuhkUTi x]nm]yi klic{uek]Tuu. xRv{]Dik]>Y ]e> ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. ku<iyil vIf Aney ti>ic{uek]uEp]tienuric{u v}tuh klic{uEc]diuEm] `u vic]>h xRv{Dik]>Y>ueT mnil x]m]nYiDikmu]yi>uu. |osV>kZpek][ atieni y]et]uh klic{u Ec]dic{i}. ti>umnie AyuD
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Emu m>i]niTy]vukyie}u eeD>Ymu]yi>uueviuh ti>umuNp]ekniu pi>iuEp]tie EsSEm xRv{]Dik]>Y ]>ueT mninu xm]D]nmu]yuu. xRv{]Dik]>Y]R tZUfi urni[ aute pureTukyuh y]k]h ti>uvnpu> ei tZUfiuer eciu]y xhgtike}]h viv>m]yi ti>umnriyiukyuh ecy[tu. sNtu>]N ti>umnuek]u ec]v{> ` Edsu pu<v]yi O>u Ek]vikh pfik<iiukyuh A Ek]vik ie etuvsh pu<y]yi>utin]l EsSh muu vsiuh kiTu]iukyuh avieT O>u ek]Tim>h ]pic{u ek]Ti tUiukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh ~t]nuh divxh avieT `<ui]mxic{i>uu. a][ O>u siv>]ztin]L ti>umnuek][ A Ek]viie muiri ]iek][ niE]L ci nU>im]R O>u Et]fiyilyri pu<yilUTi Ep]kutu ki[, "|vieT OirIu Ep]kfh" `u viic{>uiec{y[tu. \Ten nU>im]R Et]fi avieT aTuic{u k>y[iri ti>umu]ekec{u. A xmy[ O>u m]iyueT mUu tuc{u kyru Ek]RupiTic{uek][ v]dYEG]SE]TukUTi >u BTM]R aven ti>umu]ek ek]uecu. \Ten ti>umnu ek][ `E] O>u B]Syil O>u v][ A BTM]E>]T[ a>ui ec{yukyuh avR A m]ieyyuhek]u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. { |tu kE]L |tie k]>fvuh \EsYvuem]uh mni]k] y[ky]l nU>im]R v}]et p>izBmic{uvs]yi. atu kE]L ti>umnuek][, "niL p>izBmiukyuh a]iukyuh Ouh Ev]. nie}]v>uhkUTi `E]]yi]f[ purei>iut[? atu pryuk" `u a>uiec{y[tu. aE]L nU>im]R, "|u siv>]zti y]fE}], wL \rem]<i]N Auv] mflurEu Ep]vuky]f[" `ufRic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][, "`]l niL[ |E]L Ep]k]h. n]e >]vie kui]Ntvh nie}]v>uh |vieT v>fh" `[ a>uiec{y{ukyuh
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"aeny]v]h" `u xtic{u nU>im]R Et]fiyilyri Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. aE]Le

piEdivxh >]vie ti>umnie nI>]ukuiyuh nitY kR]nu]n]dikuh k<iE]E<uh nU>im]>uh ec]v{> eyi, kuiyuh muh k<ic{uek]u ti>umu]ekec{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][ avR[ O]E>] pvN d]nhecy[tu. pie av>ueT Bfvuh ti>umnie amZEtuh muh k<itie EsSh nU>im]R vIuh ti>umu]ek ecE]L "|e O>u m]ieyiTic{[ |vieT ek]uvtu niuh kuvE}]. avN |e >]zti O>u psuvien arut]yiEu. |enyu duS[kZtYh nueT >]jYu nTuuky]efil w]N siv>]zti zvth anuic{tuek][ `u Pm]fut[? atin]l aven |ee evTivc{u ek]}ic{u. |e siv>]ztiy]yi[ A duS[kZtYh nTt]yi Ektie Ed]Sh tI>]n]yi]f[ w]niu d]nh ecy[tt[. |ni b]Tu v}tumueil niLu Ep]k]h. aet]umie}il kurc{udivxh |vieT]mxic{iu Ep]y]l mti. |h Ep]ey]v]h" `>uiec{y{ukyuh nU>im]R aE]L e y]ztyriyic{[ek]u Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. atie EsSh n]u divxh k<iE]L ti>uvit]hkUR >]mvR mH]>]j]vuti>umnuek]u n]TunIiyt]yiE[ sNti>umnuek]u ve> vYxniukyuh "`e vtueek Ep]yi" `u xgd[gdh a>uiec{yukyuh ecy[tu. { >]mvR mH]>]jvu ti>umnuek][ n]Tu nIiyt[, "ek]}h et]]yi> il>em]e><uptuh mUum]h kuhBm]Ex nE}>]r]hdiEn EcRiyin buDv]>il" Aefutu zpxim]fE}]. tdn>h sNti>umnie zpD]nzsmh kukZSivx[tu u]]n]yi]yi>uu. ti>umnuek][ O]E>] i e<ui "|iTh mutl |iThve> nueT tntuvx[tu ]f[" `>uiec{y{ukyuh aviTuukUTi `<uiniu ku pUiukyuh (\<vu nTiukyuh) ecy[t]lpie A vx[tu
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L A>ueT vky]yi>u]uh ti>umnie vky]yi. avyil pie ARuh zpEvsi]N p]Ti}. |eny]f[ sN ti>umnuek][ kukZSivx[tuu]iyt[. ci p]ve vx[tu \TmM]Ru kuEr vi k[pic{uek]Tuyuh ecy[tu. |en ti>umnuek][ muUrupWu kukZSiuh aviTie]e O]E>] kuuh Et]ukuh \]ic{u. O>il ti>umnie Exvkn]y O>]L ti>umnie aTul "|vieT xR]>iEu D]>]h muteTuuE}]. pie |o kukZSikUTi \]uetin]f[" `u Ec]dic{tinu mrupTiy]yi ti>umnuek][, "nueT an>ve>]e Ekvh EB]SM]>uh k]>YEsSiyi}] v>um]ky]l av>ueT k][ |o >]jYh anY]DIneuEp]Ey]enum]f[. aen v]uh nueT kuTuhbiuvR pifiy]yiE]k>uetu vic]>ic{[ |en ecy[tt]f[. ptiv]yi O]E>] kukZSi il niuh en}uh Et]ukil niuh kri]m]nuh n]iEk>h mut]yvyuh kiie]i>u]l avR[ pifikUT]et k<ic{u kU]mE}]" `>uiec{y[tu. kukZSiyu]utinu ti>umnu ek]u jMik]y ci nU>im]>ueT vx[tuLkUTi apH>ic{ tin]l avRu ti>umnieE>il ve> atZptiyu]yi. `iuh ti>umnuek][ av>ueT viE>]De Ouh vkvc{i}. O>il ti>umnuek][ O>u EQ]iyilyri tZiv Ep>u>ilniu pi]Eu pureu. mUR]eT eiy E]L A diil t]mxic{i>u[ |>i]UT]>]y ci nU>i m]R aTuuec[ axBYh pru ti>uEmniey aDiEpiu kyuh EQ]iyiEu eci kuieyTueriyukyuh ecy{uky]l ti>umnuek][ ~vuh kupitn]yi v]uemTuuek]u EQ]i yilniu c]Tiyiri nU>im]>ueT Ene> p]uecu. atu k[ `<uE]TukUTiyu]yi>u puru kuN ti>umul]T[, ti>umnie a>y[u ekiiTic{uek][, "ep]u xV]mI, zbHtY ecy{>uEt" `u pru. aE]E<uh nU>i m]e>}]h ByviHV>]yi O]Tiey]ic{uk<iu. aE]L ti>umnu
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ek][, "Ae, kun]yiE]yE}]. atuek]u w]N mi uu" `[ a>uiec{y[tiu vIuh EQ]iyilyri `<uu kyuh ecy[tu. atinuEsSh sNti>umnuek]u kurc{uk]h tZiv Ep>UR te `<ui]mxic{i>uu. AyiTy[[ anujN tu>]M]R vTuni[ O>u EjY]lxYN v]>Ye> gUm]yi tZUfiuer v>ui, "sNti>umnuek][ |ni `zt jIvic{i>iuemu gfic{uEn]i xU[mhpryfh" `>ui ec{y[tu. ti>umnie jnnxmyh mut]ytuh pruek]Tuu. v]>YR gfic{uEn]i tIRc{eTui. |y][ |m]xh |zt]h tIyti, | xmyh c>mgtiey zp]piuem[ `<uti e]Tuu. tu>]M]R xE]Sic{u v]>YRu p x]nuh muh ek]Tu[ ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. |o vRm]nh sN ti>umnuek][, c]>RmuEKn ariyukyuh A v]>YR tZiv Ep>URkUTi vTE]u kTuEp]k]n]yi ec xmyh BTM]e> e][ ay]e piTiic{u ti>umu]ek v>uukyuh "nI tZUfi uerE]yi, w]N m>iut[ | divxm]efu tIRc{eTui `<utie]TuuEv]" `u k[pic{u Ec]diukyuh ecy[tu. v]>YR EpTic{u virc{uek][ "gfic{iu kzpk]>h aTiyN kuric{uek]Tuu" `ufRic{u. aE]L ti>umnuek][ "nI niyic{tu s>iy]kuemu Et]ui}. `]l nI |[ ax[tmiutinumuu m>iuemu w]N niyic{i>iuu. atinu vYtY]xh v>ukyumi}" `[ a>uiec{y[tiu viy ki]en ti>umu]ek v>ui v]>Ye> cUi]fic{uek][ "|ve k |[ ax[tmiutinumu[ k<iEc{fh. |ven n]uEpR kUTi piTic{ueki aTie" `u k[pic{u. \Ten n]u >]jBTM]R vu v]>Ye> piTic{ueki ek]uEp]yi ve> aTiukyuh ax[tmiutinumuE ay]ueT k k<iukyuh ecy[tu.

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atie EsSh ti>umnuek]u vT]EW>iE]vik e<ui ~t]nuh divxh avieT]mxic{u. a][ O>u divxh avfru nU>i ti>umu]ekec{[ O>u divxh ti>umniE[ O>u vi>umZEtu nTiy]le]]em[ AzgHmutin]l O>u divxh |}Ee<uiy]le]] em[ ti>umnriyic{u. ti>umn[ at[ k[pic{nuvdiukyuh divxh niyic{[ pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu. nU>i Ep]yi vi>uumZEttiu Evuet}]h vhkUi. aEHh viy Dnv]n]yi>utin]l v]Ue}]h ~vuh Ekmm]yi]yi>uu. ti>umnuek][ niitdivxh p]]R mut]y p>iv]> E]TukUTi nU>iyueT |e}e<ui. aE]L nU>i evyuh k>iTvuh vi>ic{u nirpryuh viuhvc{[ `}]h ty{]r]iyi>uu. ti>umnuek][ ake<ui avieT vi>ic{u ty{]r]iyi>u kiil xV[pxmyh `<uiyi>uu vizsmiukyuh avieTyu nU>im]E>]Tuh muh kuszps[nh ecy{ukyuh ecy[ttieEsSh nI>]ukui, amZEtu mut]y vyuh k<ic{u. amZEtu mutl p]]R mut}yv>ueT Bfh ve>yu xdYyueT vuh muh ekEmm]yi>uu. kut>ikL e]e tiutinu enlti>u ek]y{ic{u v>uiy]f[ ek]Tut[. nirprvc{i>utu prkil vI>>]yN pfmiu nirc{]yi>uu. |v Ak]eT ki[ ti>umniEu Ouh >xic{i}. |ztey]uh AvsYmi}]yi>uuevuh nu>iyueT Dnie tiu kurc{Dikm]efuh ti>umnil Et]i. `iuh atienuric{[ Ouh a>uiec{y[ti}. a[ avieT `<uei]mxiukyuh avieT `}]vRuh x]nL k[pic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tiu piE divxh >]vie `<uu pureT]n]yi B]vic{E]L nU>i ti>umu]ek ec{[, "n]u divxhkUTi |vieT `<ui]mxic{]l ek]]em]zgHmu[" `u ti>umnriyiukyuh "atini E]L xok>Ymi}" `>uiec{y[ti[ aE]Le `<uu kyuh ecy[tu. aTu divxhte nU>iyueT mi vx[tuuh
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klpn zpk]>h kueki xR]>il EcRukyuh nU>iyueT muS[[ aEt]TukUTi smiukyuh ecy[tu. pie ti>umnuek][ vT]EW>iyilniu vTN diukiu p il xW>ic{tie EsSh tZiv Ep>URuh avieT ni[ `rf]kuEuh `<ui. `rf] ku[ `<ui]mxic{i>uE]L O>u divxh aie <uiy xmyh t]Tiyuh tyuh vRiey O>u mUtien avieTi[ "`], mutin[ ayueT dIy]Ef]" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. aE]L mUt[, "at}, gRBdIy]f[" `u ti>umnriyic{u. atuEk[ ti>umnuek][ "zbfe>E]e niLuh gRBdI ptivuE]" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{tin[ mrupTiy]yi mUt[, "zb]f]c]>il pkuti wLumu[" `u ti>umnriyic{u. ti>umnuek][ Eztilni[ Ek]vik[ `<uiy \Ten mUtien piTic{uek]uv>]N k[piukyuh >]jBTM]R Ep]yi mUtien piTic{u ti>umu]ek ek]u ec}ukyuh ecy[tu. k[pnzpk]>h O>u o>]>enyuh avieT v>ui. "mUtinu zb]f]c]>il pkutiyue E} prt[? aeny]efil t]Tiyuh tyuh mu<uvN vRI]vsYmi}. atin]l Ap]dmx[tkh EdHil pkuti B]gh o>h ecy{e" `>uiec{yukyuh azpk]>h ecy{ic{u { mUtien viyy[ukyuh ecy[tu. atinuEsSh ti>umnuek][ `rf]kuuh tZUfi ueryuh m]rim]ri `<uit]mxic{i>uu. a]u ti>u mnuek][ >]jY[ azkmL v}tuh nTuuE] `u teuric{u jnL `u pryuu `uh ariyutin]yi >]ztik]il gUm]yi p iuh xW>ic{uek]i >uu. ciE]L ti>umnieUeT >E] mUE] BZtYM]>umu] yi>iuh. miE]<uh aviTu[ ~k]kiy]yiutey]f[ xW>i uk ptiv[. `eny]y]uh tZeeyil O>u v]i}]etyi>i ]ri}.
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O>u divxh >]ztiyil ti>umnuek][ ~k]kiy]yi "`hkuh" ` u ecE]L O>u m]i kUeTUeT pi]h ti>iuEn]ie]u gUm]yiu Ep]kutu ku. '|vN v} uh kyri Em]Sfh nT]En] mE] Ep]vuky]yi>ifh. aeny]efil atu kupiTifh, `u vic]>ic{[ ti>umnuek][ gUm]yie ave pi]ekUTi. A m]iecukyriyt[ O>u nU>iyueT |}] yi>uu. avN |}ie mu[ ecE]L akuni[ O>u vZSi |ri ave aTulec{[, "`}]h chekiu[. akEu kT]h' `u pr[ aven n]uekinkEu kUie]uEp]yi O>u murik]I[, "A kiilyri iTE]U. kuW]e |E]L |E]yEc{]h" `u pr[ purEu Ep]yi. m]i akEu kTtiEn]TukUTi sN tu>]N ti>umnuek]uh n]uekinku kTu v]U>i iTic{uek][ O>u Ek]fil Oic{i>uu. aE]L aviTe aRnh a]<h k<i[ O>u Ek]l vium]yi n]ueki E[ vu. aE]L vZSi, "En>h ptivil ve>yDikm]yE}]. |u piuruin[ |zt am]em]f[" `u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi aRnh, "nU>i |vieTyi}E}] `u vic]>i c{i]f[" `u pru. \Ten d]xi, "Ae, |nieyiuh Evgm]kE. aTiynu nihep]]N eevki" `u prE]L aRnh "`niini kiT]N t]mxem]umi}" `u pru ek][ syngZHinkEu kT]n]yi B]vic{E]L kiil m]i |>iutuk[ Bye[, "aEy{], |t]>]f[ |osV>]! sN >]j]vie si |o diil Piyi}]yi>iuEm]" `u pruek][ pi]h m]riye]L m]i kiilniefI[ aRneTu piTi]n]yi aTuu. avN aRn e et]u, et]i} `]yE]L sNti>umnuek][ m]iey piTikUTi. aven ti>umnuek][ piTic{uvic{u muuek]uEp]yi v]Lek][ c ek]utuEp]e ek]iy>iiu. pie d]xiey viic{ "nU>i `vieTy]f[ Ep]yi>iuet"[ k[pic{u Ec]diukyuh "tZUfiur
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y[]f[" `[ avL \fRiukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten ti>umnuek][, "nI ecy[t duS[kZtYh vic]>iuE]L nieyuh ek]E}t]f[. `iuh nIey]>u x[ztIy]yiE]yE}]. atin]l w]N ek]}ui}. `iuh nie evruet viyy[uumi}" `u a>uiec{y[t[ avueT eekkL >uh muric{uku. pie ti>umnuek][ xmIpM]>]y ci n]yM]e>yuh av>ueT x[ztIkeyuh avieT viic{uv>ui, "nU>i |vieT v>utuve> nie}]v>uh |vieT k]u xUic{u niuek]fh" `>uiec{y[ti[ aE]Lte tZUfiury[[ `<uukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh >]vie nU>iey ti>umu]ek v>ui, "|e >]ztiyil nU>iyueT |}u ci En>E]uke]e yu]yi. `iuh t>EeT]uh piyi}. ~t]y]uh nU>i Evgil |}Eu ecE}t]vsYm]f[" `>uiec{y[tu. kurc{u pfvuh ek]Tuu nU>iey Evgiyc{u. pie kurc{u k]h ti>umnuek][ tZUfiuere `<ui ]mxic{u. an>h ti>umnuek][ ec]v{>y[e<ui. ti>umni E[ n]y]il ve> zBmmu]yi>utuek][ kurc{u divxh avieTe `<ui]mxic{u. aen t]mxic{i>u k]u ti>umnuek][ O>u divxh O>u pIiuvuh D>ic{uek][ n]y]ien<ui. O>u myilecE]L O>u piey k]fuky]l atien ek]}utin]yi ti>umnuek]u kuvum]yi p]Tuu. pi Bye[ O]TiuTi. ti>umnu ek][ atien piuTRu. aen ecE]L e`ni]T[ `i}E>]yi O>u nU>i A v<iEy v>utu ki[ "nU>i, piTiEc{]U, piTiEc{]U, viukytut[" `[ \re viic{[ a>uiec{y[tu. nu>i aEHie eekyiu]yi>u kuT mRiyiu piey ep]iiTiukyuh ti>umnuek][ O]Tieyi piey kuie]}ukyuh ecy[tu. atinuEsSh
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ti>umnuek][ nU>iEy]T[, "nU>i `vieTE]k]n]yi]f[ purei>iut[" `u k[pic{[ Ec]dic{u. nU>i: |}t[ ve> d]>izdYm]f[. |e \pjIvninu te avieT y]et]umi}. atin]l v}vE>]Tu y]cic{[ kuer en}u v]ie][ Ep]kfemu vic]>ic{u purei>iuky]f[. ti>umnuek][: Ae, nU>i |E]L |}Eu te mTiE]y[E]u. |e ecvinuEvu en}[ avieTey ic{uek]]h. |tuEk[ nU>i aEHie |}Eu mTiE]yi. ti>umnuek][ \Ten ec]v{> Ek]vik[ `<uukyuh ku kZSivkyil ni[ n]lptu pr en}[ \Ten nU>iyueT |}[ `ic{uek]Tuutin[ k[piukyuh avieTyu] yi>u \EdY]gM]R azpk]>h `ic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. ti>umnuek][ pieyuh kurc{uk]hkUTi ec]v{e>e `<ui]mxic{u. a][ tZivEp>UR zbxVhmh ag[nib]Dy]l nsic{uEp]yi>iuuevuh timih Evd]Y ynh nT]N mi}]et vi>iuuevuh v]DY]N nU>i sN ti>umnie aTul ariyic{u. atinu ti>umnu ek][, "ec]v{e>vc{[ ztix nT]N niyic{i>iuuevuh atiE[ v]DY]N nU>iyuh mu zb]Ef]mM]e>}]v>uh \Ten ec]v{e> ecu Ec>f"emum]f[ mrupTi ayc{t[. azpk]>h v]DY]N nu>i mut]yve>}]h ec]v{e> ecu Ec>ukyuh \Ten ztix tuTukyuh ecy[tu. ztixy[u zb]fR ptiviDikmu]yi>uueviuh >uEn>vumu xdYyueT Ekmvuh ptivil ve> aDikm]yi>uu. ztix nTuek]i>u k][ O>u divxh ti>umnu ek][ viy ki]en ti>umu]ek v>ui, "|vieT ptiv]yi EvdEG]Svuh muh nTuek]i>iu itiu |o Ezt inu xmIph O>u piyi>iutu Bhgiy}. atin]l at[
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\Ten ep]iic{u pu<yil tiyfh" `u k[pic{u. k[pn Ek fil ki]N eexnYxEmth ecu piep]i] n]>hBic{u. \Ten piyueT \Tm>uh eek]n ]>uh muhkUTi O>u epi nirc{[ \ruikyuhek][ ti>umu]ek ec[ epi ti>umul]<[cevc{[ vic{uek][ "aTiye k[pic{u >ifh. aTiyueT pi ve> pu>]tnm]yiu t]f[. at[ ep]ic{ukyut[ aTiyLu ve> xT m]yiut]f[. at[ ep]ic{u ky]ti>iuv]N k[pnyu] kfh" `u ti>umnriyic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][ viy ki]en ti>u mu]ek v>ui,"|v>ueT A pi ve> pu>]tnm]yiu t]efuh atu ep]ic{ukyut[ avRu xTm]efuh pryuuvE}]. atin]l A pi |E]L ep]iifemi}" `u k[piukyuh ki]N eexnY Eyuh muh ti>iey viic{uek]uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. "ztix k<iyuE]E<uh xRR ecviEMl tZiv Ep>UR zbxVhmh pfitIRi>ifh" `u k[pn ek]Tui >utin]l azpk]>h mie pfi tIRi>uu. ztix ve> Bhgiy]yiu k<iukUTiytin]l ti>umnuek]u xE] Sic{u v]DY]NnU>iuh muh y]Ey]gYh x]nL k[pic{u ek]Tuu xE]Siic{[ ave> `}]ve>yuh tZivEp>UR yy[ukyuh pie aDikh t]mxiy]et ti>umnu ek][ tZUfiury[e<uukyuh ecy[tu. ti>umnuek][ tZUfiuer `<ui]mxic{i>u A k][ au ti>uvit]hkUR eeve<uiyi>iu t]yi aviET[ arivu kii. b]>]mvR mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek][ mH]sunuh niR HZdynuh p>m]Riyuh Ayi>utuek][ aviTue eevuvc{u fic{u tZUfi uer ek]uv[ xl>ic{u xE]Siic{u k>urh pi>u k]tvuh A]Tuh prvU>uh \p]yil vIeTu]emu vic]>ic{[ sN ti>umnuek][ mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie fiutin]yi |y]u>]enyuh p]iyu viyc{enyuh
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kUTi eevEyc{u. |y tu>]nuh p]iyc{nuhkUTi eevei mH]>]jvu ti>umnieu fic{i[ "|E]L atinu xok>Ymi}]ttin]l |niey]>vx>i]v]h" `u k[pic{u mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ ave> mTiyyc{u. mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie `<uE]TukUTi Evui dvyumu]yi>uu. Evuiyuh p]iyc{nuh til ~vuh x[EnHvuh visV]xvumu]yi>uu. Evuti p]iyc{En]Tu Ec]dic{[ sN ti>umnie aRth mni]ukyuh at[ mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie ariyiukyuh tl]h tZUfi ury[[ `<u>uetu pru viE>]Diukyuh ecy[tti n]]f[ mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ fh xVIk>i]etyuh tZUfiury[[ `<u]etyumi>ut[. mH]>]j]vu ti>umnu ek][ `<u]etyi>iyie} visV]xE]Tu kUTi sN ti>umnuek][ vi>uuxl]>inu ve> Ekmm]yi vh kUukyuh |xmyh `<ueu tZUfituer `u em[ niyic{ A xmy[ mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie `tiE>l] n]yi p>iv]>xEmth pTi]er Ek]v]till k]tunilu kyuh ecy[tu. A xmy[ |ytu>]N ti>u mnie `tiE>l]n]yi p>iv]>xEmth pTi]er Ek] v]till k]unilukyuh ecy[tu. A xmy[ |y tu>]N ti>umnie Eb]u kTvil vTuu. Eb]il mH] >]j]vu ti>umnie k]f]y[ky]l sN ti>umnuek][ viy |]BhgE]TukUTi "`], kuEsK>e>um]L kbiic{u, aE}" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. aE]L |y tu>]N "aEHin[ |E]L |E]u v>]N xok>Ymie}uh |niey]>i]k] emum]f[ prt[" `u ti>umnriyic{u. \Ten sN ti>umnuek][ "|et}]h A EvutiyueT kosm]f[. Ae, avN En]iE]E" `u a>uiec{y[ti[ tZufiurye nTy[e<ui niuek][ "`e pUR ztyIs, n]lptu divxinkh A Evuti `e k]ll vu vI<]N xhgtiy]i>Ef" `u zp]Riukyuh aE]Le kiE]yiee<uUkyuh ecy[tu.
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kiE]yie<uiyi>uuek][ p]iyc{en ti>u mu]ek v>ui eevu Ep]yiu]y xhgtikei k[pic{u Ec]diukyuh viyc{N `}]h viv>m]yi ti>umnri yiukyuh ecy[tu. te aRth |t]efu Evutiu arivuek]Tut[ viyc{n]ef[ ti>umniE[ \oHmu]yi >utuek]u p]iyc{N ti>umu]ek nii>utu eek BiiyiEMl c]>i vTE]u En]iy]yi>utin]uh ti>umnu ek][ >Rm]yi[, "EmEn]N |E]<et ni etE]u c]>iy]efu Et]uu" `>uiec{y[tu. ti>umnuek][ a>uiec{y[ttiu gU]Rh mni]ie][ viyc{N "ni etE]u c]>iy]efiuh dZi vTE]u tey]f[" `u mrupTi \fRic{u. |o mrupTi ti>umniE[ OTuh >xic{ie}u m]ztm}, ti>umnil Ek]p]g[niey jViiukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l ti>umnuek][, "`T], xV]miEzd]HI! ep]y[E]. |niEml nie `e muil k]f>ut[" `[ a>uiec{y[ky]l viyc{N EpTic{uvirc{[ \Ten ti>umuilniu Ep]yi. pie viyc{e t]mxh muUR>y]yi>uu. sN ti>umnie k]h k<iyutuve> viyc{N pie avieTniu etE][ O>iuh kTii}. Evui `<uE]TukUTi ti>uvnpu>eiy tie EsSh p]]>ueT sil xV[ph kurvuecy[kyuh avRu \pzdvk>]y ci niymL ~ReTuukyuh muh ecy{uky]l p]]R Ak]eT E]Bic{uvs]vukyuh Evu iey k]l evTivc{u ek]}fem[ tiRc{eTuukyuh ecy[tu. |o viv>mriu Evui ByeTu ti>uvnpu>u niu gUm]yi OiEc{]Ti tZUfiuer `ukyuh sN ti>umnie k]lek]]emu aviTue |M]R muK]>h ti>umnriyic{[ anuv]dh v]ie]u ti>umuNp]ek ec[ ~t]nuh vil]su ti>umul]<[cvc{u tZ]dil vIfu vic{i[ "aTiyN `eiuh ap>]Dh ecy[tuEp]yiueil aviTu[ aet}]h xdyh mic{[ aTiynu m]u t[ >ifh"
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`[ aEpiukyuh aviTue s>fh zp]pi]nu]y k]>fh ti>umnriyiukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten sNti>umnu ek][, "Ae Ou ByeET], ek]c{iyilE]yi t]mxiEc{]u" `[ a>uiec{yukyuh Evuiey ek]c{iE]viku { pryc{u t]mxiiukyuh ecy[tu. t]N pURztyIse aTul zp]Ric{tuEp]ete n]ltu divxinkh Evuti te k]ll vu vI<]N xhgtiy]ytin]l sNti>umnuek][ ve> xE]Siu kyuh Evui ti>umul]<[cvc{ vil]su>ui O>u tyil eu pfiyic{u pURztyIsnu nTy[uvy[ukyuh ecy[tu. sN ti>umnuek][ pie kurc{u divxhkUTi tZUfiuer t]mxic{tie EsSh tZivEp>URe<ui. avieT t]mxic{i>u k][ ti>umniE[ O>u sI]y[m A>hBic{u. atinu p cikiXkL ecy[tueviuh avey]uh piTi]et sI]y[m zkEmf vRic{u tuTi. A viv>mri[ |ytu>]N aviTue anujEn]TukUTi tZivEp>Ue><ui. avR ti>umu]ek `<ui xmyh sN ti>umnu ek][, "`ni[ dInh zkEmf vRic{uv>uky]f[. Ifvuh x]m]nYiDikmu[. |ni |tu EBdm]yi w]N xuK m]yii>iuemu Et]ui}. atin]l niL |vieTte t]mxifh, ep]y[y>ut[. `e k]h k<i]l >]jYh murEp]e >ic{uek]fh. vTu]Eztil Ey]giy]e> avE>]Diuk, |>i]uT Eztil tc{uTky[me avE>]Diuk, p]iyu Emnvnu mzi]nh ek]Tuuk, |hg}ISuk]E>]Tu mX>ic{u evTivy[uk |en n]ukUh k]>Yh O>iuh ecy{>ut[. |v n]uh ecy[t]l nueT >]jYh ep]y[Ep]kuh" `[ a>uiec{yukyuh A anujN tu>] { M]e> avieTe t]mxiiukyuh ecy[tu. aienyi>iuE]L O>u divxh >]vie sN ti>umnuek]f[ amZEttu k<ic{uek]i>u xmyh |y
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tu>]M]R avieT `<uukyuh avR >uEp>uhkUTi, "Eje amZEtu ki[ >uciyh x]m]nYiDikmu eu Et]uu[. v}tinuh >uci Et]uueil a>uiec{y[t]l a]<mmZEtinu tvh ty{]r]]h" `ufRic{u. atuEki[ sN ti>umnuek][ "|vR nUeT k]h k<i]lpie >]jYh B>iEuv>]fE}]. av>ueT k[pn]si `ztm]ztmueu Ou p>Iifh" `u ti>umnil vic]>ic{i[, "`ni[ Oiuh n} >uci Et]ui}. `iuh c kU]N vc{]l kurc{u kU]emu Et]uu[" `[ a>uiec{y[tu. \Ten |y tu>]M]R, atu eevkuE>Eu]]h" `ufRic{iu ti>umuNp]ek ni[ `<ui. \Ten avR >uEp>uh "`vieTnieiuh `u viek]Tuiuh eevkuE>Eu O>u c ek]u v>fh" `u k[pic{u pfvuh ek]Tuu p i Euh Auke ayc{u. En>h eevkiyE]E<uh ceyuh kiiyi e}u pr[ A Auke}]h mTi vu. sN ti>umnu ek][, "`] c kiiyi}]yi>iuh, aE}" `u k[pic{[ Ec]dic{u. \Ten tu>]M]R "kim]xh k]m]ky]l c ki]N ve> zpy]xm]yiT]fi>iut[. wL pfvuh ek]Tu [ p il Auke ayc{[ aEnVSiic{u. `uh kiiyi}. wueT am]h Oumi}. wL k<iyuzt zsm e}]h ecy[tuEn]i. k]>Yh x]Dic{i} `E \u. `vieT nieiuh O>u ceyiuh v>u]n]yiu n]eyuh zsmic{u En]]h" `ufRic{u. aE]L sNti>umnuek][, "aEy{], kh! viikE! O>u c v>u]NEp]uh EsSiyi}] niL |ni Em]l O>u >]jYh B>iueteny]f[?" `>uiec{y[tu. a]<mZEtu k<itie EsSh sNti>umnu ek][ viy ki]en ti>umu]ek v>ui, "n]e >]vie zb]fRu p>e O>u xdYyuh ci d]nuh mUh Evfemu niyic{i>iuu. atin]l atinuEvuvey}]h En>h
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evuutinu mu[ ty{]r]i e]Tufh. xdYy[u zpmN, `>iE>i, \E>i, Et]>N mut]yvey}]h cek]ute Evfem]f[ niyic{i>iut[" `>uiec{y[tu. "k[pn Ep]eey}]h ty{]r]ie]h" `ufRic{i[ viy ki]N aE]Le ti>umu]ekniu Ep]yi. Niit xmyinu muute ki]N xk x]Dnuh avieT ty{]r]i `ic{uek]Tuu. En>h evuutinu muu p<utuh pc{yum]yi aUriDikh c avieT vuEcRu. xdYyueT AvsYh k<iiuh pieyuh ve> c EsSic{u kiTi>uu. xdY ~vuh ekEmm]yieyutu pryfem i}E}]. sNti>umnuek][ nU>im]Ru p>e p viDiu d]nuh ecy[tu. pieyuh sI]y[m zkEmf vRic{uek]uteyi>u tin]l sN ti>umnuek]u pieyuh zptidinh pviD iu d]nL ecy[tuek]uteyi>uu. kih bHun]? 981]h m]u kim]xh 12-]h tIyti A >]jEkx>i tZivEp>UR vc{ute k]DRe zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. ti>umnie pivh dHiic{tu tZivEp>UR Ek]vik ie etuvsu Et]i]f[. A inucuuh ecriyt]yi O>u mtil ekic{iut[ |E]<uh k]Fm]nu[. avieT a]h mutl ptiv]yi viuvc{uvi>ut[ |E]<uh nTuv>uu[. Aek]eT vic]>ic{]l sNtu>]N ti>u mnuek][ O>m]nuSzpB]vn]yi>uuevu te prEyi yi>iuu.

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EvSie Bhgiek]uh aBinyie tMytVh mut]y gufL ek]uh aUR p>EmsV>c{]kY]E>]Tu tuYn]y O>u nTN |]ie}, a]umu]yi>ui}. aEHie i>v]xh mU<iuu xVBvni]yi>uueviuh ti>uvi t]hkUR, ek]c{i, mb]R |o mUu >]jYiumu >]j]M]R, zpBuL, Dnv]M]R mut]yvR aEHtie EvSvuh Avuh k]f]n]yi fic{uv>ui kUeTUeT kUTiy]L nTi]ru ]yi>uu. ek]}h 1036-]m]u n]TunIiy m]R]vR mH] >]j]v[ |y tu>]n]yi>u k][ te Exvknuh piyr vic]>iuk]>num]yi>u |osV>iey AmBYxii]n]yi |o c]kY]e> ti>uvnpu>u v>ui t]mxiic{i>uuevuh |osV>pi vic]>iuk]Ru Ail (kkiyil) ax]m]nY m]y zpxiiyuh eek]Ex]>fh, xVR vRn, xmuzdvRn mut]yv aBinyic{]Tutil annYx]D]>fm]y x]mRYvuh gufvuh tMytVvuh xiic{tinu zpD]n k]>fh A c]kY]>u eT si]x]mRYm]efut[ zpxim]fE}]. m]R]vR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ |y tu>]n]yi>u k]uh ti>uvnpu>u pUju>e]]> il (a[ aviTu[ avieTy]f[ `<ui]mxic{i>ut[) `uh kki ptiv]yi>uu. O>u divxh, kki k]f]N ti>umnie aTul p>EmsV>c{]kY]>umu]yi>uu. a[, "k]RvI>Y]Runvijy"m]yi>uu k. >]vfe eek]Ex] >fh kiT[ ti>umnuek][ c]kY]E>]T[ "`] c]kY]E>, eek]Ex]]>fh n]Ey]" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi c]kY]R, "t>ETi}, eek]xh kurc{ukUTi viyt]ef ]f[ D>ic{i>ut[" `riyic{u. pie atienuric{[ Ouh
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k[pic{i}. piEdivxh \c{ti>ixmyh c]kY]e> ek]]>il v>ui "eek]Ex]>fh O]Ti]le]]h" `u k[pic{u. EvShek]ety]Tu k]>Yil kurc{u mTiyu] yi>uueviuh k[pn anux>i]etyi>iutu viHitm }E}] `u vic]>ic{[ c]kY]R \Ten >]hmu[ a>yil murui eie][ Ah A>hBic{u. t]N tEdivxh pr v]E]Ru te p>Ii]n]yi]f[ |o k[pneyu mni]ytin]l c]kY]R mni>uiy]f[ ATiyt[. tEdivxh dsmuKe EvSh ekiy]Tiy AL mut]yi ek]]>hvk ki Ey]giu `}]v>uh ExvkM]>uh ac{iyuh avieTyu] yi>uu. c]kY]>ueT Ah ve> Ekmm]yi `utu pryfem i}E}]. Ahku ti>umnuek][ mut]yi `}]v>uh ve> xE]Siukyuh vix[myiukyuh ecy[tu. vix[my]kuy]y ac{i "aE]! eek]xpRv{th |zt viyt]Ef]? |e ATiE]L at[ ~kEdsh nueT EviuiE]mu] yi>iuemE Et]iyuu" `u pru. ti>umnuek][ \Ten >t[nKcitm]yi O>u Em]ti>h c]kY]Ru k[pic{[ x]ni ukyuh Ail adVitIyM]>]efu xVyEmv aBim]ni c{i>u ek]]>hvk kkiEy]g]e>}]h aE]L "xE]H" m]Tukyuh ecy[tu. p>EmsV>c{]kY]R k[pnzpk]>h ti>uvnpu>u t]mxic{i >uE]L O>u divxh pke evyi]riy xmyh k]uek]] n]yi kTlurEu pureu. kTlureiyE]L avieT n]uk]>]yiuh yUEr]pYM]>]yiTuh muh ve>y]ukL k]u ek]]n]yi vukUTiyi>uu. aUil rxiQu x]y[puh md]yuh av>ueT v]XYB]jnm]y O>u piyumu]yi>uu. A pi x]y[Ep] md]Ey] pry]et Ae>yuh kTi]rie}iuh viy xihH]enE]e By>mURiy]y aven]l ap>icitM]>]y ~v>uh ByeuEp]kum]yi>uu. kTi]ne}i uh A pi k]fuv>ueTey}]mTul mfu mfu ec}uk ptiv]yi>uu. A ptivuEp]e atu c]kY>ueT aTuEuh
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ecu. c]kY]>u v}et Bye[ "pi, pi" `[ \re viic{u pru. anuv]dh kUT]et atu kTiyie}u niymu]yi >utin]l piey ti>ic{u vii]et x]y[puh md]yuh c]kY]>ueT p>izBmh ku ci>ic{uek]u niEt \u. pie gtY>em]umie}uk[ c]kY]R kuni[ avieT ni[ O>u ke}Tuu piey Ym]i OE>ruek]Tut]yi OBinyic{u. v]x[tvil `rit]yi nTiuk m]ztEm \]yuu. `iuh ~ruek]]t]yie Et]uky]l pTi \re niviic{uh ek][ avieTni[ O]TiE]yi. pi[ ~ruek]]t]yie Et]uky]l x]y[puh md]yuh atYh kupit>]yiIRu. |o azkmh zpvRic{ AL A>]efu x]y[pu te aTuu ]yi>u ciE>]Tu Ec]diukyUh A mnuSYN k[pnzpk]>h vu t]mxiu O>u c]kY]>]efu mni]ukyuh ecy[tu. k[pnzpk]>h vu t]mxiu A]efil |o viv>h ti>umnriyi]et zptizkiyecy{utu viHitm}E}] `u vic]>ic{u x]y[puh md]yuh ek]]>iEu pureTu. aE]L ti>umnuek][ kTl]u ek]utin]yi kTluru bhg}]vil `<uIueriyuky]l x]y[puh md]yuh avieTec{u viv>h ti>umnriyic{u. \Ten c]kY]e> ti>u mu]ek v>ui k[pic{u Ec]dic{E]L c]kY]R \]y v]x[tvem}]h ti>umnriyic{u. `riie}u pryutu suEm vY]jm]efuh n]TYh ku tueT pi O>iuh ByeTuk yie}uh x]y[puh md]yuh v]dic{u. "|tien]f[ xm]D]n" emu k[pic{[ Ec]dic{E]L c]kY]R, "v]x[tvh x]y[pienyuh Eb]YeTu]Em] `u En]e" `u pru xV[ph piE]h m]ri t]fu ni[ avieT k>i}uek]ii>u viy nT}u ve> zpy]xeu kuui |ieyTuu x]y[pie tyiEi]t]yi O>u n]TYh k]fic{u. A k}u te tyil vIfu `ute Et]iE]vuky]l x]y[p[ "aEy{]!" `[ \re niviic{uek][ \Ten avieT mriuvIfu. k}[ x]y[pie tyil vIfu `ute Et]iE]vuky]l md]yuh ~vuh p>vsy]yiIRu. vIfiu ve> En>h
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k<itie EsSm]f[ x]y[pinu Eb]DhvIft[. Eb]DhvIf[ `fIi>uiuh kurc{u evh kuTiukyuh tfuevhek]u muKh k<ukukyuh kurc{uEn>h k]Elukyuh ecy[ttie EsSEm x]y[pinu xhx]>i]r]yuU. x]y[pu pieyuh t yil tiEn]i, k}u tyil vIfie}u tIRc{eTuiyEsSh "nueT piuh ~ru ek]i}]yi>iuh. |zpk]>h aBiny x]mRYmu O>u nTen w]N yUEr]u>]jYieuh ki i}. |vieT |en O>u mH]nu]yiIRtu Ek>in[ Ak ]eT aBim]nk>hte. v]x[tvmriy]et |o mH]e Ep>il mH]>]j]vie aTul p>]ti ariyic{tienuric{u w]N niRvY]jh vYxniukyuh c]kY]E>]Tu m]u Ec]diukyuh ecy[tuek]uu" `u pryukyuh c]kY]Ru p x]nL ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh En>h eevkiytin]l `}]v>uh p>x[p>h y]ztpr[ av>v>ueT v]xi Eu pureu. A xmyh mu[ O]TiE]y piyuh avieT vuEcRu. aE]L x]y[pinuh md]y[uh ve> xE]Sm]yi `utu pryfemi}E}]. p>EmsV>c{]kY]>ueT v]k[x]mRYeiyuh p e`tiHY L Ekiu[. aet]e |niey]>vx>il viv>i]emu vy[]n}]et |E]L nivZiyi}. atin]l |y{ieT ek]c{i viytu>]N ti>umnie tZy{ilniu vI>sZhK Bic{ p>EmsV>c{]kY]>uh |o p>EmsV>c{]kY>ueT kuTuhbj]t]n]efu kUTi v]yn]e> ariyic{uek][ vi>miuu.

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52. Ec>]n}UR kuWuR]v[


Ec>]n}UR kR]vie Bvnh |E]L ek]c{Ixh]n[ kfyUR t]Uil Ec>]n}UR Eds]f[. |Tii tIvi x[ESnilniu >u n]<ik vTum]riy]f[ |o Bvnh. |ve> x]D]>fy]yi pru v>ut[ "Ec>]n}UR kR]v[" `]ef iuh |v>ueT kuTuhbEu nER "kuu >]mum]> eeL" `]f[. p[ |v>ueT trv]Tu v>]u<y]yi>uu. avieTyu] yi>u ]nER 'pTi]EYTu pTn]yR" `]yi>uu evuh |v>ueT trv]Eu ek]c{i>]j]vie pTn]yk]nmu ]yi>utin]]f[ |o ]nE>u xiic{etuh O>u EkLviyu[. |vRu v]>]ue< ci pu>yiTuh muh aTu k]hve> \]yi>uu. atin]l |o EkLvi Ekvh aTi]n >Hitm]efu Et]ui}. `rf]kuh ji}y[[ 5 (ek]}vRSh 1100-l) |E]L 'aWi y[mL ji}' `]fE}] Ep>u pruv>ut[. A h aWu ky[mLm]>ueT vky]yi>uu. atin]]f[ A ji}y[[ |o Ep>u xiic{t[. a ky[mLm]R anYhniuEp]yE]L atie]>u kuTuhbh pTi]EYTu pTn]y>ueT trv]Ee]tui. ati n]l `rf]ku[ |v>ueT ]nE>u "ecruk]T[ |>viy[mL" `]yiiRu. |o vk xhgtike}]h ek]uh mu[ |v>ueT ]nE>u ky[mL `]yi>uu `uh kR]evu ]nh piITu]yt]efuh vic]>iEiyi>iuu. kR]evuh ky[mL `uh pfie>uh kurueuh mumu ]nL >]j]M]R k[pic{uek]Tuut]fE}]. Ec>]n}UR kR]vinu pfu]yi>u ky[mL ` ]nh |T][ ~Et] O>u >]j]vu EBdeTui kR]ev]iyt]yi>i]h.

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mukupu>h t]uiu "Ek]TE>iR]vi"en ciR "t]N" `uh pry]ru[. avieT O>u kvit]>N kR]vu ]yi>uuvE}]. aEHe 'Ek]TE>iuN t]N `]fu x]D]>fy]yi pruvi>ut[. Ek]TE>iR] vie kuTuhbie x[ztIke "t]yim]R" `]f[ pryut[. `]l Ec>]n}UR kR]vie x[ztIke pryutu ku m]R' `]f[. |v>ueT O>u s]K]kuTuhbh ti>uvit]hkUril mUv]upu<]Uil "tZ]>iyUR" Edsumu[. avieTyu x[ztIkeyuh kum]R `utey]f[ pruv>ut[. ti>uvit]hkUril Everyu kR]M]>ueT x[ztIkeyuh pruv>u kum]R `utey]f[. ti>uvit]hkUril ky[mL ` ]nE>]yi>u ci kuTuhb]R |oyieT kR] ev[ Ep>uvc{[ `<uukuukL tuTiyi>iut]yi]fu u[. |o ep>um]h avR xVyEmv ecy[tt]f[. >]jkln zpk]>vuh mum}. Emlprzpk]>h pviDiu ]nm]nE]TukUTi Ec>]n}UR kuukuTuhbil jnic{ A]f[ nueT k] n]ykn]y kuWuR]v[. |EHie jnnm>fL ~Ett] uki]yi>uu `riyutinu m]Rem]uh k]fui}. `iuh aEHh jIvic{i>ut[ ~kEdsh |>unUru ek]}Lu muNp]yi>uu `utinu ci Yu[. kuWuR]vu ecruilte xVEdsh viuEp]yi. ~t]nuhk]h p>Edsil xW>iukyuh t]mxiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. A diuilni[ aEHh mzv]dh, eevdYh, p][, vIfv]yn, |zj]h mut]y p vidYkil anit> x]D>fm]y p]itYh x]dic{uek]]f[ xVEdsu ti>iec{ iyt[. xVEdsu vtie EsSvuh aEHh \pEy]gic{i>u EvSBUS]dike}]h p>EdsIyhtey]yi>uu. kuWuR]vinu p vidYkL ariy]m]yi>uueviuh aEHh aDikm]yi zpEy]gic{i>ut[ |zj]m]f[. atin]l
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A viSyi]f[ aDikh zpxiiyu]yt[. aEHh Hnum]en Evic{u zptYm]iyi>utin]l ~et]>u k]>Yh x]Diu tinuh aEHtinu y]et]>u zpy]xvumu]yi>ui}. viEsSic{[ aEHh ci kuic{]M]e>yuh Exvic{u vshvdM]>]iyi>uu. kuWuR]vu p>Edsuniu mTivu kurc{uk]h k<iE]L trv]il mUu]nh Bic{u. `iuh aEHh kuTuhbk]>Ye]uh aEnVSic{i>ui}. avey}]h an>v e>e]u nTiuky]f[ ecy[ti>ut[. aEHh miE]<uh t]mxic{i>utu >]jxiDiyi]f[. ciE]L m]ztEm xVgZH il t]mxic{i>uuu. ek]c{Ixh]nu vTutu<y[u vTu nikuti mu<uv nuh pi>ic{u xR]>iTy[utin[ Ec>]n}URR]vien klnzpk]>h aDik]>eTuiyi>uu. ve>]h avR A Ej]i s>iy]yi nTie]i>iukyuh ecy[tu. A ~R]T[ EBdeTuiyt[ 1074-]m]]f[. O>]il nikuti aTc{utIR]etyi>utin]l xR]>il ni[ kR]vie aTul Ae ayc{u. aE]L kuWu R]vu gZHiu]yi>uu. trv]Tuk]>YEnVSiukyuh nikuti pi>ic{u xR]>iTy[ukyuh muh ecy[ti>u an> vN aE]L avieTyu]yi>ui}. pur[ `vieTEy] Ep]yi>i uky]yi>uu. atin]l kuWuR]v[ A v AE]T[ "an>vN |E]L |vieTyi}. ay]L `E] k]>Ym]yi purevieTEy] Ep]yi>iuky]f[. `e eekvsh pfem]u mi}. atin]l n]e v>fh. aE]E<uh an>vN v>um]yi>i]h. ay]L vie}iuh n]Eu pfmu]i >]h" `u pru. vy]L atu Eku aE]L mTi E]vukyuh aTu divxh vIuh v>ukyuh ecy[tu. auh k]>YEnVSf]>n]y an>vN kR]vu vii}]yi>uu. `iuh t]N pri>uoEp]e ecy{]ti>iutu viHitm }E}] `u vic]>ic{[ kuWuR]v[ akuni[ O>u epiey
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Tuuek]u vu tur[ xR]>iEu ec}uv]nu]yi>u xhKY mu<uvnuh atilni[ `ie]Tuu. atu mu<uvnuh a]u ek]c{I>]jYu nTU]yi>u |>iUn]yi>uu. mu<uvnuh `i<iE]L "puenuric{u v} xhsyvu mueil evimuriEc{] \>uiEy] En]ie]fh" `u kuWuR]vu pru. vi>u AL Evu p>iEs]Dn ey}]h k<itie EsSh "`}]h n} puNtey]f[. xhsy em]umi}" `u pr[ puen}]h v]>ieie]u Ep]yi. ay]L Ep]y kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L an>vN kR]vu vu. aE]L aEHE]Tu nikutivk pfinu xR]>ilni[ Ae ayc{i>uuevuh t]N pfmu]i e]Tuyc{u `uh kuWuR]vu pru. |tu EkE]L e an>vN kR]vu v}]et Byeu. k]>fv>ueT eekvsh pfmu]yi>uie}[ an>vn[ ariy]m]yi>uu. pie pfmu]ie]Tuyc{t[ |zj]hek]]yi>if mE}]. atin]l an>vNkR]v[ "aEy{]! |tu Ev]yi>uu. xR]>ien vWiutu viHitm}E}]. `u m]ztm}, xhgti evieTuE]L nL si anuBviEt]yuh vE]h" `u pryukyuh pfvuhek]u fil `rf]kuEu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. `rf]kuei pfh ~uv]Eu \EdY]gM]>ueT aTulec{u "nikuti vk pfh H]j]>] iyi>iuu. |t[ ~uv]i >xItu t>fh" `u prE]L \EdY]gM]R "nikutivk pfem}]h |vieT aTc{utIRi>i uu" `u pru. aE]L kR]v[, "k]>fvR ek]Tuyc{ afh Ever]>inm]f[. atin]l atu mTi>ukyuh w]N ek]uvi>iu pfh ~uv]i zpm]fh t>ukyuh ecy{f"emuh niRbic{u. atin]l A \EdY]gM]R aen xtic{u. k]>fvR ek]Tuyc{ pfh `Tuu ek]uv[ `IEyliutin]yi a<ic{u En]iyE]L atu mu<uvnuh |>iue vitil vZ]k]>m]yi muric{ O]Sf]yi>uu. atu k[ `}]v>uh vix[myiukyuh nikutivk pfh ~uv]ie][ atinu >xItuh ek]Tu
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yy[ukyuh ecy[tu. kuWuR]vu p>Edsiniu mTi vi[ AdYh zpEy]gic{ vidY |t]yi>uu. |tu k<iE]E<uh aEHie zpxii xRv{zt p>u. O>il tZufiuerniuh ci ek]c{utu>]M]R kR]vie Bvnil `<uukyuh ci vidYkL k]le]]emu kuWuR]viEn]T[ AvsYeTukyuh ecy[tu. kuWuR]vu n]u Et]eTuu nirc{u n]u BZtYM]e> viic{[ O]E>] Et]uvIth av>ueT ky{ilek]Tu[ avieTyu kuie n]u k>yiuh niruI[, "w]N |o kuil muiy]l ep]iv>u xmyh niL `e evTivy[fh" `u pru. BZtYM]R a>yuh tyuh murui evTivy[]n]yi x>]yi<iu `u kE]L kR]vu kuiiri mDYB]gu ecu mui. ek]c{utu>]M]>uh BZtYM]>uh En]ie]u niu. ~kEdsh muEmu]l n]<ik k<iE]L kuWuR]vie t evinu mukil ku. \Ten BZtYM]R evTievukyuh kuWuR]vie t ep]ic{itrukyuh kuie evh >my m]yiI>ukyuh kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L kuWuR]vie mZts>I>h evinu mIet ep]iv>ukyuh ecy[tu. |et}]h ku ek]c{utu>]M]R v}]et ByeTukyuh "kR]v[ |en m>ic{tie k]>fem]yi>iuh? k]>fem]y]uh viy km]yiE]yi. kR]vie vidY k]f]N vi[ nmuu m>fh k]f]n]fE}] xhgtiy]yt[. kR]vu pri]efiuh |o BZtYM]R evTivc{tu nY]ym]yi}. evTivy[u xmyh kR]vu evil muiyuh. evTi ek]]niTy]vukyi} `]f[ vic]>ic{t[. ae}il evTievy[]N xtiyi}]yi>uu. av] kR]vin[ abh piE]yt}Ey]? evTi v>uE] E<uh mui]y]em]yi>iuh vidV]N vic]>ic{i>ut[. evTiyuyueT Evghek][ atiniT kiiyi}]yi>iuh. `eny]y]uh k]>Yh viy km]yi" `uh muh a>uiec{yukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh kuWuR]vie {
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mZts>I>h evil]fu. \Ten aEHie m]ikyil O>u vIf v]yn EkutuTi. aE]L A evTi]>]y BZtYM]R ek]c{utu>]M]>ueT aTulec[ "|o kxhBvh tZFp]Rtin]l ti>umniu]yi>u axV]Yh A m]ikyie<ui vIfv]yn kurc{uEk]lI>uh" `riyic{u. \Ten ek]c{utu>]M]R m]ikyie<ui. aE]L avieT vIf v]yic{uek]i>ut[ kuWuR]v]yi>uu. kR]vien E]L A tu>]M]Ru]y xE]Svh vix[myvuh `ztm]ztm]yi>uu `u pry]N zpy]xh. avR k>utie][ vi>u x]ne}]h ek]Tuu kR]vien atYh bHum]nic{tie EsSh mTiey<uukyuh ecy[tu. O>u divxh kuWuR]vuh O>u nU>iyuhkUTi ctu>hgvc{uek]i>uE]L kR]vie ci x[EnHitM]R avieTec{[, "wL vWiki]n]yi purei>iuky]f[. yjm]nNkUeT v>fh" `u pru. ctu>hgiu >xhek][ kR]v[, 'w]N v>ui}. niL Ep]yi vWikiuviN; wL ctu>hgh ki]h `uh pru. atu Ek[ A x[EnHitM]R xti]et vIuh niRb{iuky]l kR]v[ nU>iEy]T[, "w]N Ep]yi fil mTi vE]h. aviTu[ |vieTe |>ifh. ep]y[y>ut[" `[ pri[ avE>]TukUTiE]yi. \Ten `}]v>uhkUTiec{u Et]fiyil kyri ki tuTi. xV[pxmyh k<iE]L Et]fiyueT ek]i>u kR]v[ `enEy] etric{u evil vI<ukyuh \Ten t]fuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. vWiyiu]yi>u kUuk]Ru p>izBmm]yi. ciR evil c]Ti muiiEn]i. kR]vie mZts>I>h Ep]uh `uh ki}. pie v]e> v>ui vvIsic{uEn]i. `iuh ki}. kR]vie svhEp]uh kukiu k]>Yh ax]Yemu tIRc{y]vuky]l ave>}]v>uh ~vuh viS]dE]TukUTi ki mtiy]i k>y[u kyri. |o vRm]nh kR]vie gZHiriyi]ti>iutu s>iy}E}] `u vic]>ic{[ ave>}]v>uh kUTi aE]u nTu.
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avR avieTec{E]L kR]vuh nU>iyuhkUTi y]pURv{h ctu>hgh vc{uek]i>iutu k[ avR auteu. "yjm]nN we |en vYxniic{tu viy km]yiE]yi" `[ avR prE]L "niL wueT ctu>hg]Ey]DnmURVm]]N zsmic{tu km]yiE]yi" `u kR]vu pru. kuWuR]vie autkReuric{[ p>Edsu EkLuky]l avieTniu ekEmn]y O>izj]]>N |EHe p>Ii]n]yi |E]u pureu. ay]l `rf]ku ei, aTu divxh k]yilvc{[ O>u ki nT]N niyic{i>iut]yi O>u p>xYh zpxieTui. niitxmy m]yE]E<uh `rf]kuu k]yl>yil axhKYm]ukL kUTi. ek]c{I viytu>]N ti>umnuek]uh p>iv]>xEmth avieT `<ui. aUil kuWuR]vumu]yi>uu. A p>Edsi vi>iutu kuWuR]vien p>Ii]n]ef[ ARuh ariy]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. ay]L A p>m]Rh AE>]Tuh prumi}. `iuh kuWuR]v[ |o v]x[tvh \oHi]ti>u i}. xmym]yE]L A e`zj]ikN ci x]m]nL eki eyTuuek][ O>u emtiyTiyilyri evtie mIet nTu k]yiEu Ep]yi. k>yilni[ ~kEdsh nUrTi akeec{[ avieT evinumIet O>u k>iTh vi>ic{[ atil "EpnikL Epnyuh epnixiuh pic{]i pi]fvuh cInUsiyumunUu c>Tuh tIei k]leiyuh" muh ni>ivc{[ "O]Tiv>uviN, O]Tiv>uviN, x]m]nh emc{h, vi xH]yh |E]L tIRuEp]kuh" `uh muh viic{u pruek]i>uu. 'kuWuRvinu v]yux[thBh, jx[thBh mut]yv ariy]emil evie mIet nTuec}uh. aen ecie}il aEHtin[ Avk vidYkL ariu kUeTu tIRc{eTuukyuh ecy{]mE}]' `u vic]>ic{]f[ A
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p>Edsi |en viic{upruek]fi>ut[. ay]L x]H]>h |en viic{upryutu EkE]L viytu>]N ti>umnu ek]u kuWuR]vien aTul viic{[ "`], avieTec{u v}tuh v]ie]uv>]!N vEy{" `u k[pic{u Ec]dic{u. "k[pnyueil p>Iic{u En]]h" `u kR]vu mrupTi ariyic{E]L "Ae, Ou p>Iic{u En]U" `u vIuh k[pic{u. \Ten kuWuR]v[ O>u viy ev kuti>yueT puru kyri evinumIet O]Tic{[ aE]u ecu. aE]E<uh k>iTvuh kc{vT]mnuh kc{vT]>nuh `}]h evil t]fuk<iu. k]yiliTu muiyuh ep]iyuh evhkuTic{u m>i]N tuTiy A p>Edsiken kuWu R]vuh piTic{uvic{u te kuti>yueT puru kyiyi>ui e][ kuti>ey ti>iey O]Tic{u k>y[eI[ A p>EdsiEy]T[ "`], p>I Ou mtiy]Ey]" `u Ec]dic{u. aE]L A p>Edsi et]<utuek][ "abh pifuEp]yi. mifh. `e zp]f>ecy[ttin]yi zpEtYkh vnhpruek]uu. |ni `e jIvnuE]L w]N yjm]nen p>Ii]N pureTukyi}" `u pru xtYhecy[tu ]vnzmmuKn]yi avieTniu mTi p>EdsEute Ep]yi. A Evnl]u v<iE]>]yuh mumu anvDiy]u kL kR]vie m]ikyil vukUTi. avR evyiuek][ p>vsM]>]yi]f[ avieTyriyt[. d]Hh ks]yiu]yi >utin]l kuTi]N evh Evfem[ avR kuWuR] viEn]T[ pru. "`u evm]fu Evt[" `u kR]vu Ec]dic{E]L k>i]y]lek]]h; ae}il |viTue xok>Yh Ep]e `u evm]y]uh viE>]Dmi}" `vR pru. aE]L kR]v[, "k>iute Av]h, |vieT xok>urev] umi}. pE etiEMlyr]N |E]L |vieT nueT BZtY M]>]>umi} `e]>u t>ETu m]ztEm \u. v]iy]e> Oe O]E>] k]>YL]yi O]E>] iEu pryc{i>i uky]f[. atuek][ viE>]Dem]umi}. etiEMlyr]N
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`niumriy]h. n} p>icymi} `E \u" `u pr[ kR]vu te ec[ O>u etiEMlniu me]>u eti EMEu c]Ti. atiEMlniuh O>u k>iu pric{i[ pie]>u etiEMEu c]Ti. aen O]E>] k>iuvIth pric{uek][ aEHh O>u ku>enE]e avieTyu]yi>u etiEM e]e c]Ti nTu. avieT kUTiyi>uvR |tu k[ atYh vix[myic{u. `iuh OTuh c] pi<c{u kR]vu niuvIfu. atuku p>izBmic{[ avieTyu]yi>uve>}]h O]Tiec{u En]iyE]L aEHinu Eb]Dmi}]yi>uu. atYh vivs n]yi>iutu k[ aEHh aE]Le m>ic{uEp]kuem[ `}]v>uh tIRc{eTui. kR]vie avst kE]L evh kuTifemu vic]>ic{ k]>Yh `}]v>uh mru. avR ~vuh viSM]>]yiIRu. ave>}]v>uh |tikRvYt]mUM]>]yi aen niE]L kR]v[ v]y[ tur[ k]fic{u. atu ki[ "aEHinu evh kuTifemu]yi>iuh; atuek]] yi>iuh v]y[ ep]ic{uk]fiut[. Ae>iuh ec[ O>u k>iu fil ecie]u v>fh" `[ O>]L pru. \Ten ciR k>iu ecie]uv>uv]n]yi O]TiE]yi. aE]L O>u eciy k>iuhek][ kuWuR]vu avieT vu. etil niu vIf[ avsn]yiiTi>u kuWuRvu tlfh adZsYn]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. A xmyh avieTyu]yi>u jnLu]y vix[myh v]c]mEg]c>em}]et me]uh pry]ni}. kR]vu etiEMe}]h c]Ti nTtu Hnum]e anuzgHhek]uh t]e< vIf[ m>i]N tuTiyt]yi]fic{ |zj]vidYek]um]yi>uu `utu viEsSic{u pryfemi }E}]. kR]vu etiEMl c]TinTutu kE]L jn Lu]y vix[myh avsn]yiiTi>u aEHe xVs>I>n]yiE]L stgufIBvic{u. k>iu eciuTic{u d]Hh tIRtie EsSh vIuh `}]v>uh m]ikyilUTi. aE]L kuWuR]v[, "evhkuTi k<iuvE}], |ni Ou muruiy]le]]emu]yi>iuh, |E}? AvsYmuvRe] e muru]h" `u pru muruei turuevc{u. atil
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muru]nuet]umu]yi>ui}. aE]L O>]!L "|o epiyil muru]nuet]umi}E}]" `u pru. \Ten kR]v[ "Ou mie}il `}]miE]L v>u]mE}]" `u pru. atuEk[ A jnUil O>]L "wLuEvi aen buimufemi}. |vieTyiE]L v]iy]>]>uh |}]etyi>iutuek]u muruux]m]nL v]]nuh yjm]nNte Ep]kfm]yi>iu mE}]" `u pru. "niL aet]e `inriyuu? niL Evfemil muruie]fh. ah tiuvN ku<ieyuet in]f[" `u kR]vu prE]E<uh `vieT niE] `E] muru]nu x]Dne}]h epiyil niruk<iu. O]>h evi aTy[, pukyi, nUr[, ~i>i, zg]Uv[, v]lmuk[, j]ti, j]tipzti mut]yvey}]h k[ A jnL pURv{]Dikh vix[myiukyuh AvsYmuve>]e muruiytie EsSh `}]v>uh kR]vien vic{u y]zt pru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. viEsSic{u v}v>umuE]L O>u x]Dnvuh kuWu R]vu v]iye>yuh muh pryc{u v>uuk ptivi}. AvsYmuet}]h t]En avieT vuek]uh. aeny]f[ ptiv[. |o x]m]ne}]h AvsYhEp]e ek]uvu ek]Tuutu kuWuR]vu Exvic{u zptYm]iu kuic{]M]>]efutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. kuWuR]vie autkRL |en |niyuh ve> ry]nu[. av miv]ruh eeku<]e vidYke anuk>iu vy]ky]uh EKneedRGYe Byeuh |ni aDikh vix[t>iui}. Edv]xu>yutil xH]yiutinu ec}]n]yiu fu nUiEMlei Ak]sm]Riil niu EdEvzN eeku<]e EpRyy[]rutuEp]e kuWuR]vie EpRuh ayy[]ru[. t]enE]e kR]vuh nUiEMl piTic{ute xVRiEu kyriE]vu kyuh muh pE]<uh \]yium]f[. t]N ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]vie ti>umuilvc{]efuh kR]vuh ek]c{i viy
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tu>]e ti>umuilvc{]efuh m]ztEm vYtY]xmuu. >u EpR k]fic{t]efiuh O>uEp]eyu >u xhgtikL zpEtYkh zpEtYkh viv>iut[ an]vsYm]fE}]. kuWuR]vu eevdYh vky]yuh mzv]dh vky]yuh |zj]h vky]yuh ax[zts]x[ztzpEy]gL xhbic{uv y]yuh Exv]m]RL viv>iuvy]yuh muh aEnkh zg L p>Edsuniu x]dic{uek]uvu xVgZHil xUic{uvc{i>uu. aEHh avieTyi}]etyi>iu xmyil an>vM]>il ciR A zgeTuuEn]i xVk]>Ym]yi ci vidYkL pic{utuTi. kurc{uk]Eu kuWuR]v[ an>v>ueT |o kv[ arii}. kurc{[ k<iE]L |triyutinu ci k]>fu]yi. Ec>]n}UR kR]vie gZHmi>iu pu>yiTie ki<uvsh kuh, ev>i, m mut]yv kZSiec{yutinu ek]]vu m]f[. avieT AuEt]ruh ptiv]yi Emlpr kZSi ecy{]ru]yi>uu. kuWuR]v[ avieT yuE]L aEHh k]e `<uE[ avieTec{[ En]i kuh, m mut]yvyueT Ppui k]niuk ptiv]yi>uu. A ptivnux>ic{[ aEHh O>u divxh k]u ecu En]iyE]L O>u kuyiEMl >Up]vil mrupurh tut]y O>u dV]>h ku. |eteu xhsyic{u p>iEs]Dic{ E]L `}]iEMuh aen O]E>] dV]>h vIth k]fuky]l an>ve> viic{[ |tie k]>femeu Ec]dic{u. aE]L O>>vN, "w]N ax[zts]x[ztzgemTuu En]iyE]L O>u zpEy]gh ku. A vidY PiuEm] `u p>Iic{u En]uv]n]yi etie |oRilek][ O>x[ztmu]i zpEy]gic{t]f[. w]N OiEMl m]ztEm `y[tuEn]iyuu" `u pru. atu Eku kuWuR]v[, "gu>UpEdsh kUT]et zgil k]fuv zpEy]gic{utuTiy]l anRu] Eyuh, atin]l aen ecy{>ut[' `um]zth mrupTi pru.
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Ever]>n>vN Exv]zkmzgemTuu En]i ci mzL pic{u ek]u Hnum]en Exv tuTi. OTuh ay]Lu zB]upiTic{u. atukUeTy]yE]L kuWuR]v[ "|o zgL |vieT vc{i>u]l |ni |tiEn]L viy anRuh \]Eyuh" `u vic]>ic{[ avey}]emTuu cuunsiic{uku. A zB]upiTic{ AueT b]Dey piTic{u ciUR Eztie muNvsu Alry[l kuTiyi>uukyuh ecy[tu. Ec>]n}UR kR]vie vky]yi ciUR ` Eds[ O>u Eztmu[. gu>uv]yU>eney]f[ avieT zptiic{i >iut[. Ec>]n}UR kR]vinu]yiu EzsyukLe]e zpD]n k]>fh A xV]miy]f[. kuWuR]v[ A Eztil mUuzp]vsYh atiniEy]TukuTi xhvX>Bjnh nTIu[. mU]me xhvX>Bjnh k<itilpiey]f[ aEHie kIRi E]kil xRv{zt vY]pic{t[. |ni A Eztmu]yt[ `eneyukUTi pri[ |o \pnY]xh avx]nii]emu vic]>iuu. |mur]>n]yi>u O>u Ec>]n}UR kR]v[ gu>uv]yUR ecu BipURv{h xV]miey Bjic{u t]mxic{i>uu. aen pupzu ek]}h k<iE]L k]>fvR m>ic{uEp]vuky]l |o kR]vinu trv]il mU]yi. trv]il mUy]L nTE t]y aEnkh k]>Yutin]l aEHh trv]il vu t]mxifemu pr[ AukL ecu. aE]L aEHinu gu>uv]yU>e xiDiyilni[ viupi>iyu k]>Yh ~vuh vYxnk>m]yiIRu. trv]Til vu t]mxi]etyi>i]N nivZiyi}]etyuh vu. atin]l aEHh v}]et vise n]yi Bvic{u. "`e gu>uv]yU>]! w]en]f[ ecEy{t[? aviTuu te |tien]>u nivZiyu]i>fh" `u vic]>ic{u ek]u >]ztiyil kiTuriyE]L kR]vin[ O>u xVp[nmu ]yi. "nI Ouh vYxniE; n]ee xVgZHiEu ep]y[e]uk. w]N avieT vu ek]]h. avieT O>u n}
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h En]i Ezth pfiyiukyuh xmUHURil zpti nTiukyuh ecy{fh. `e x]iYh avieTyu]yi>iuh. zptiy[u xmym]kuE]L avieT v>u tzieye]u zpti nTifh. muNkUi AE>]Tuh pryfemi}" `e]>]L aTulecu prt]yi]f[ kR]v[ xVp[nh kt[. |tu gu>uv]yU>N a>uiec{y[ttutey]efu visVxic{u kR]vu piE divxhte xVEdsEu Ep]u. kR]vu xVgZHiei t]mxh tuTI[ aDikh t]mxiy]et te h En]i niyic{u Ezthpfi nTi ukyuh zptii]nu vizgHmu]ic{u vy[ukyuh muHURh En]ic{u niyiukyuh zptiy[u Evu \pk>fe}]h EsK>iukyuh ecy[t[, tzi v>]n]yi k]i>uu. a]u Ec]unU>i]iEuh O>u xVp[nmu]yi. "Ec>]n}UR kR]vu ciuR Eds[ O>u Ezth pfiyic{[, zptiy[e}]h vhkUi vc{uek]i>iuu. muHURh |E]<]f[. atinu tvh avieTec{u zpti nTfh" `]yi>uu xVp[nh. atnux>ic{u nU>i]T[ avieTeyu kyuh niitmuHURile zpti nTukyuh ecy[tu. kR]vu tziu difecy[tt[ O>u ep]Nkih nirey vil]s]yi>uu. kih nirey vil]su ek]u ecu tziyueT muNpil ec]>iiu kih ti>iey ek]uEp]u. tzi kR]viEn]T[ "`}]h ve> Bhgiy]yi. |o Eztil gu>uv]yU>e x]iYh `uh EvtuEp]e \]yi>iuh" `u xE]SxEmth pr[ anuzgHic{u. aE]L kR]v[ "|o Ezth k]zkEmf gu>uv]yUR Ezte atisyiuh, |E}? `u Ec]dic{u? "ati}, atie]>upTi t]e<y]yi>iEy \u" `u tzi prE]L, "aetu ek]]f[? `u kR]vu Ec]dic{u. aE]L tzi, " A ep]NkiE]Tu kUTite dif ecy[ti>uuevil kR]vu vic]>ic{tu Ep]ete Ak]m]yi>uu. aen ecy[ti}E}]. atu
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ek]]f[" `u pru. kR]v[ A ep]NkihkUTi `Tuu ek]u ecu ek]Tuu. tzi atu xVIk>ic{i}. "`niu mnE]TukUTi ttu mti. atiDikh AvsYmi}" `u pru tzi nU>i]Tu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>m]f[ A Eztie \d[Bvh. |viTe Edven Ec>]n}UR kR]M]R av>ueT kup>Edvty]yi |E]<uh Ac>ic{u v>uumu[.

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ti>uvit]hkUril ek]}h QiviSnilEc{R ek]]>> t]Uil ek]]>> ` Eds[ O>u sivEztmu[. |o Ezth pu ek]]>> (|yiTu xV>Uph) >]j]vie vky]yi>uu. A xV>Upie >]j]M]R |o siven av>ueT p>Edvt]y]yi]f[ Ac>iukyuh Ad>iukyuh ecy[tuvi>u t[. ek]]>> Edsh ti>uvit]hkUR xR]R vky]yiIRu. A Eztie etuvsu mtilk]yi O>u Eg]s] |E]<uh k]]nu[. atie \veiy]f[ |vieT pry]N B]viut[. pu zbiiSumb]Rk]>n]y O>u nU>i anptYt nimih ve> duKic{[ aEnkh xlRmuh d]nDRmuh Eztil v<ip]Tukuh muh nTiytie Pm]yi O>u puztx]nmu]yi. aE]L A m]t]pit]M]R ve> xE]Sic{ueviuh A xE]Sh aDik n]Eu nIu nii}. \iyueT j]tkPh ciic{til aEHh |>upt]met vyil viSBymu]yi m>iuemu xmRM]>]y aEnkh EjY]XYM]R e`kkf[EYn aBizp]yeu. atin]l m]t]pit] M]Ru xE]SiDikh x]pmu]yitIRu. "|tien ]L n}t[ \i \]k]etyi>iuktey]yi>uu" `u avR[ Et]i. `iuh A \i zkEmf vRuv>ukyuh aEHie \pnynh, xm]vRnh mut]yv y]k]h aNnU>i nTukyuh ecy[tu. y]zkmh Evd]DYynvuh vidY]BY]xvuh ecy{iuky]l ptin]ru vyu k<iE]E<uh A zb]fkum]>N n} Evdnh vidV]num]yiIRu. AkZtiek]uh zpkZtiek]uh mEn]H>n]y A \inU>i yueT zp]ye atizkmic{u vRc{yuh EdHpuiyuh ku m]t]pit]M]R "|vN a[p]yu]yiu Ep]k]Nte \]yvn]f[" `u vic]>ic{u zptidinh duKic{uek]i>uu. m]t]pit]M]R xd] duKic{u ek]i>utie k]>fh A
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\inU>i k]zkEmf mni]ukyuh "|tuek]u viS]di ]en]umi}. ptin]r]me vyil m>i]et m]REyen >ic{ |osV>N `eyuh >i]N k<iyuh" `u mnil dZm]yi niyiukyuh a]hmutl aEHh viy |osV> Bn]yii>ukyuh ecy[tu. an>h A \inU>i |}uniiri, Ek>iu mH] Eztie}]h ecu xV]mi dRsnh ecy[tuek]u xW>ic{u. aen zkEmf aEHh ArMueec{u EcRu. ArMueb[Bgv]en Bjic{uek][ aEHh avieT O>u mh (n][pe]u divxh) t]mxic{u. n]lpe]]h divxh >]ztiyil aEHh ail kiT[ \riy xmyh O>]L aEHie aTulec{[ "aE[ |E]L |>upt]me vy]yi>iuu. |vieT]mxic{]l Pxii \]vukyi}. |yiTu (ek]]>>) mH]Edven Bjic{uek][ avieTec{u t]mxiuk. A mH]Edv!N ayueT Ape]<ic{[ >iuh" `u prt]yi aEHinu Et]i. aEHh epeu ku turu En]iyE]L avieTeyuh Ae>yuh ki}. |tu k>uf]niDiy]y ti>uv]rmuyNte a>uiec{y[tt]efu visVxic{uek][ aEHh aTu divxhte avieTniu pureTu ek]]>>eyi |yiTu mH]Edven Bjic{u tuTi. aen n][ptu divxh k<itie EsSh O>u divxh eevkuE>h A nU>i xY]vnin]yi ail niri kuiEu Ep]yE]L `vieTniE] O>u kZS[f xRh cIie][ aEHie pi]e ecu. atu ku nU>i, "O]! nueT j]tkPmnuBvinu k]m]yi>iuEm]? |tienTu]N mH]Edvnu siyie}il anuBviukte. xRBUSfn]y xREvsV>N O>u xReTu]N nivZi yi}]et v>ukyi}" `u vic]>ic{uek][ kuiiri xY] vnvuh jpvuem}]h nTi. xRh kuTvil k>y[u ecu niu. nu>i me]>u v<iey k>y[u kyri, aiei zpdifh vc{u tuTi. aE]L xRh avieTyuemi aEH
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e piNtuTRu. xRh ~vumTuE]L nU>i nTyil ecu x]]hgm]yi nmx[k>ic{uek][ avieTiTu. aE]L dIp]>]Dny[u nT aTc{i>iuky]yi>uu. xRh nU>iey et]u et]i} ` itiyi]yE]L `vieTniE] O>u p>uu v[ A xRe r]Wi (epeu ek]ieyTuu) ek]u Ep]yi. dIp]>]Dny[u nT turE]L nU>i `fIu. aE]L xRe avieTeyuh ki}. xRe p>uu ek][ aie mtilu puru pTi]ruvs]yi O>u u ek]uEp]yi |t]yi jnL pr[ aEHh EkLukyuh mH]Edve kZpek][ te Ap[ |en O<iu `u visVxiukyuh ecy[tu. aTu divxhte nU>i xVEdsEu pureTukyuh |}ei viv>h m]t]pit]M]e> ariyiukyuh avR atYh xE]Siukyuh ecy[tu. an>h nu>i ~t]nuh pfvuhek]u vIuh ek]]>e> `ukyuh >]j]vie anuv]dzpk]>h k>ilfikE]TukUTi mH]EdvEzth jIRE] ]>fh ecy{iukyuh atie etuvsu k>i}uek]u te pun]yi O>u Eg]s] pfiyiukyuh ecy[tu. A Eg]s] trmutl mu<uvnuh, mukie Emc{ilkUTiyuh, k>i}u ek]]f[ pfi k<iic{iut[. Eg]s]yueT vTuvsem]<ic{u mUu vsuh k>i}uek]ute Bii eki aTv]Iu[. |o Eg]s] pfiyic{t[ ek]}h 900-]h m]iTy[]ef]f[ EkLvi. atin[ |E]<uh y]et]>u EkTuh xhBvic{ii}. xRh cuvIf [ A nU>i O>u n]gzpti nTiukyuh aviTh k]zkEmf O>u xR]v]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. A xR]v[ |E]L avieT k]Fm]nu[. Emlpr Eg]s] |E]L viy \pEy]gem]umi}]et y]f[ kiTut[. `iuh \TmM]Ru piTiek]Tu]et >]zti k]il kv>ueT vivil kyri tiu nsiic{u nTu ci ku k]ikL ciE]L |E]<uh avieTec{u kiT]ru[. atin]l A s] pfiyic{ AueT \Esh Ekvh
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EtvE>i niyueT Bvnh ti>uvit]hkUri!l zpxie ecU!!R Ezti!lniu xV[ph etu m]riy]yi>uu. A kuTuhb]e> "EtvE>i]N" `uh pri>uu. |vR av]xi v!RiuLe O>u j]ti]>]f[. |v!R[ p]>>Ym]yiu kuvidY mzv]dm]yi>uu. |v>ueT kuTuhb vky]yi ArMu vTE> enTuhzpy]!R ` Eds[ ~t]nuh ]v>vx[tuuh O>u k>iyumu[. A k>iyi!l zptii ei>iu mU!Ri Bzdk]iy]f[. EtvE>i niyueT gZHi u]ku pu>uSM]e>}]v>uh \pnynvuh xm]v!Rnvuh k<i]!l avieTec{[ O>u xhv!lx>k]h Bjic{u p]!Ruk muin]e \ ptiv]f[. a]]f[ avR mzv]dh piukyuh mzdI ni!Rv{Hiukyuh mzxii v>uukyuh ptiv[. A k][ ave> mzv]dzg!L En]iutiuh piiutinuh \pEdsiutinuh mum]yi gZHi!lniu vEy]vZM]>uh vidY]vZM]>um]yiuv>il O>]L kUTi avieT ecu p]!Rukyuh ptiv]f[. |en A xhvX>Bjnh k<itinu EsSh m]ztEm av!R mzv]dh ecy[tutuT]ruu. EtvE>i kuTuhbi!l OTuvil avEsSic{i>u A]y d]Em]d>N nieyuric{]f[ |vieT viv>i]N B]viut[. |EHh pURv{]c]>zpk]>h enTuzy]uk>iyi!l xhvlx>Bjn vuh mzdIyuh niRviG[nh ni!Rv{Hiukyuh mzxii v>uukyuh mzv]dh xhbic{[ mzx]>h, yzx]>h, zppW x]>h, zpEy]gx]>h, s]>d]tikh mut]y aEnkh zgL En]iic{u HZdim]ukyuh pURv{ikM]E>]T[ \pEdsvuh anuzgHvuh v]ukyuh ecy[ti>utu kUT]et xhx[kZtB]S yil ap]>m]y p]itYvuh x]dic{i>uu. |EHh mzv]dh xhbic{[ zpvRic{iu kRL[ avx]nmi}. aEHie zpxii BUE]kil xRvzt zpx>ic{i>uu. e`tiHYm] >]h B]gil n]E]upim]e>uric{u
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viv>ic{iu 12-]h \pnY]xil Ey]gIsV>N >]mNpiyueT B]>Yey b]Dic{i>u gRven O<ic{t]yi pryei>iu 'EtvE>i]N' |o mH]N tey]efu v]yn]R mni]ie]Et]f[. d]Em]d>NniyueTjnnh 930-]m]]ef]f[ Ekiut[. |EHinu mzv]dil m]ztm}, eevdYh, |zj]h mut]yv yiuh ax]m]nYm]y p]itYh \]yi>uu. |EHh enTuhzpy]uk>iyie xhvlx>Bjnh niRvHic{tie EsSh mUu xhvX>]h emonzvtm]yi xVgZHil nivryii >uu Bgvtiey Exvic{u. a][ aEHie kui ~<> n]<ik evu]nuE]<uh, ax[tmic{u pu n]<ik >]ec{tinu EsSvum]yi>uu ptiv[. |o mU[ xhvX>]iniT[ aEHh xVh EjYenyuh aeyyum}]et m]e>yuh dRsiukEp]umu]yii}. |o mUu xhvX>e emonzvt] nu]nh k<itieEsSh |EHh n]le]udivxh ecUR Eztil pTi]er nTyiuh Bjnh nTi. |ztyuem]e x]Dic{tie EsSh ptien]me vyi]f[ aEHh mzv]dh ecy[tu tuTiyt[. |o EtvE>i ni mzv]dh ecy[tutuTiy k][ p>Edsu ni[ O>u x[ztI ac{NEk]viil vu s]x[t]vie Eztil Bjnmi>iuu]yi>uu. O>u b]DyueT \pzdvh O<i]n]yi]f[ avR avieT vu Bjnh tuTiyt[. avieT O>u xhvX>h Bjic{iuh b]D O<iu Ep]k]y[ky]l A x[ztIyueT \TmM]R pie mzv]dike aEnVSic{u tuTi. aE]L EtvE>i ni viy mzv]diy]efuh aEHh ~tu b]Deyyuh O<iiuemuh muh ciR prriyuky]l avR A x[ztIeyyuh ek][ ecUR[ pureu. avR niey[ viv>h prE]L, "Ae pzu divxh ecUR pTi]er nTyil Bjnmi>ie. atuk<iiu pie `eiuh Evfemil ecy{]h" `]fu aEHh prt[. atin]l A x[ztIey pTi]er nTyil ek]uEp]yi Bjn
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mi>ui. Bjnm]yi]R pzu divxvuh A x[ztI xd] ci>ic{uek]ute |>ui>uu. xY]xmy[ ni ptiv]yi et]<]N ec}uE]L A x[ztI aEHie Ene> En]i ku>uukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. pz]h divxh xYy[[ ni et]<]N ecE]L A x[ztI ptiviDikh >UtEy]TukUTi niyueT Ene> turic{uEn]ukyuh viEsS]l ci Eg]ikL k]fiukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten ni s]i]>en viic{[, "|i mzLe][ |ztyizt \>uvIth puS[p]w[ji ecy{fh. atu k<iyuE]E<uh w]en]u Ep]yi v>]h" `[ pru ch ekI[ avieTniu Ep]yi. ni xVgZHilec{u nivryiiri ci mzL jpic{uek][ avieT mUEmu]l n]<ik |>utie EsSh t]N ptiv]yi vc{u pUjic{i>u cU>lvTiyuemTuuek][ vIuh aiei. nieyE]L A x[ztI pieyuh turic{u En]ukyuh Eg]ikLk]ukyuh "`] vTi ek]u vi>iut[? `e aTiEc{]Ti]em[ vic]>ic{]yi>iuh, aE}? `]l aTiek]utuh O]Tutum]>]ef[ OTuh nmuriy]h" `uh muh pryukyuh ecy[tu tuTi. ni aet]uh kt]yiuh Ekt]yiuh B]vi]et aink E[ ecu. aE]E<uh puS[p]w[ji k<ii>utin]l zpx]dh (puS[p]w[ji k<ic{ pUv[) v]ie]u puriri ainu mUu zpdifh vc{u pTi]ernTyiei. A x[ztI aE]<uh Eg]ikLk]ukyuh muh ecy{uu]yi>uu. ni puS[p]w[ji zpx]dh A x[ztIyueT si>iiiu cU>lvTi av>ueT ky{ilek]Tu[. avL tuie][ A vTi v]i te]N aTi tuTi. aen kurc{u k<iE]L A x[ztI, "aEy{]! w]N ep]y[e]]Em. `e a `E]Tien ecy{uem[ w]N vic]>ic{i>ui}. `ni[ nivZiyi}]ety]yi >iuu. atin]l w]N |niey]>iuh |o EdHe b]Di yie}u xtYh ecy[tu O<iuEp]y[ek]]h" `[ viic{u pru tuTi. \Ten ni xtYv]ckh pruek]Tuukyuh
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b]D azpk]>h xtYh ecy[tu O<iuEp]vukyuh x[ztI xVtey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. A x[ztIyueT BR]v[ ail aEnkh v<ip]TukL nTukyuh niu pukuh muukuh pfvuh mum]yi axhKYh x]nL ek]Tuukyuh muh ecy[ti[ x[ztIeyyuh ek][ p>iv]>xEmth xVEdseu mTiE]yi. ni puh pfvuem}]h ecUR Bgvti[ v<ip]T]yi nTy[u vc{i[ muukLm]zth xVgZHiEu ek]uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. |o mzv]dh k<iE]L niyueT kIRi p>Edsiuh pURv]Dikh vY]pic{u. mzv]dh xhbic{u Em]Hnh, x[thBnh, bnh, m]>fh, viEdVSfh, vsIk>fh, AkRSfh, \c{]Tnh mut]y zpEy]g e}]h niriy]m]yi>uu. `}, aEdHin[ ariukUT] t]yi Ouh teyi}]yi>uu `u tIRc{y]yuh pry]h. yi, gRvN mut]yve> v>ui aEHh pe>yuh zptY m]i k]fic{iu[. aEHh O]>h eevdYnuh adVitIyn]y viSeevdYnum]yi>uu. xihHvY]zG]dik]y zkU>mZge E]uh A]nux]>ik]utinu si aEHinu] yi>uu. d]Em]d>NniyueT aut zpvRnL[ O>u ky{uh kfumi}. vYkeu tIRc{eTuev>uh vEy]vZku m]y aEnkh x[ztIkL niyueT cikiXyuh mzv]dvuh ek][ gRBh D>iukyuh zpxviukyuh ecy[tiu[. m>ic{ve> jIviic{u kurc{u dU>h nT]nuh >uh mUuh v]ukL xhx]>ii]nuh kUTi aEHinu k<iyum]yi>uu. Aek]eT vic]>ic{]l ni am]nuSzpB]vn]y O>u divYn]yi>uu `u te prEyiyi>iuu. atY]vsYk]>YL]yi}]et ni xVgZHie nivr viu purir]ri}. eviy]<[cyuh ec]v{]<[cyuh >]vie enTuhzpy]u k>iyil Ep]yi viukyuh zptidinvuh k]uh eevkuE>vuh ecUR pTi]er nTyilec[ Et]<ukyuh aEHh AjIvn]h ptiv]yi nTiyi>uu. mzv]dinuh mum]yi dU>il Ep]y]uh |o ptiv[
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aEHh muT]ri}. `uh puh divxe v<iu>u ilE]yi aEHh puh ptinWuh divxh vIth ciE]L t]mxi]ru[. a]iuh ec]v{]<[cyuh eviy] <[cyuh >]vie k>iyiuh k]uh eevkuE>vuh ecUR pTi]er nTyiuh aEHe ptiv]yi ki>uu. |t[ x]D]>f mnuSYR[ x]DYm}] k]>Ym]fE}]. muNk]il aTy[] kvu(k<u)iEMl p<uu ni]l xR]>iE[ priiecTuuky}]et kuikL priec{TuukUT] `e]E>R]Tu]yi>uu. O>il niyueT pu>yiTil ve> aTy[] p<uunilut]yi ariu p]RvtYk]R, mui ]>N, Ec>um]n]>N mut]yvR p<u] priiutin]yi avieT ecu. kvuiEMl kyrutinu Ever Ae>yuh ki]y[ky]l Ec>um]n]>Nte kyriuTi. aE]L ni nivryil Etv]>h k<ic{uek]i>iuky]yi>uu. atin]l niyueT a nivrv]tillec{[, ''nueT p<u] ]e}]h pric{u ek]uEp]kuv]N xR]>]ukL vi>iuu. Ec>um]n]>N aT]m]>iEMl kyriuTi" `u pru. atuEk[ ni O>u ti>iyuh ek]uieyTu[ O>u kii evvuh ek]u nivru puruvu. nTumuiri ti>i Em[Ep][ `riyukyuh evh nTumu[ O<iukyuh ecy[ti[ aEy]T[, "avR kyrukEy] |rukEy] `eiuh ecy{e. a xVm]yi |>ifh. nmuuet]uh A>uh ek]u Ep]vukyi}" `u pryukyuh pieyuh nivryile Ep]yi |>iukyuh ecy[tu. Ec>um]n]>N aT]m>ie mDYi]yE]L atie azgB]gu tI kutu ku Byeu kI<[E]iriuTi. aE]L aTiyil evh ep]iv>ut]yiu. eviiriy]l nIi `vieTey iuh ecu >zp]pi]emu vic]>ic{[ kI<[E]ue |ri niuvE]L mukil tIyuh t]e< evvuh k]]ni}]yi >uu. "|tu niyueT j]vidYek][ evruet Et]iyt]f[. p<u]u priukteEvfh" `u pru ay]L pieyuh
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kyriuTi. aE]<uh y]pURvh mukil tI kutuh t]e< evh Ep]iv>utuh ep]iv>utuh k[ ay]L pieyuh t]e<yiri. |en n]Wu zp]vsYh kyrukyuh |rukyuh ecy[ti[ OTuh, "As]e (A diuk]R niey As]en]f[ pruvi>ut[) p<u] nmuu Ev]" `u pru avR mTiE]yi. atilie p<u] pri]N avieT A>uh ec}]ri}. p[ r]iR]v[ Eds]DiptYmu O>iTzpBuv]yi>uu. A Edsu ku<iyil vI<u AnkueT \Tm]vk]sh kR] vin]yi>uu. atin]l kR]v[ te mkil Anu<iku] iyuh Anke piTiukyuh ptiv]yi>uu. O>]il ku<iyil vIE<u k][ vI<]etyi>utin]l atie k]>fmriyutin]yi kR]v[ zps[nhevic{u En]ic{u. aE]L ac{NEk]vil s]x[t]vie viE>]Dh ek]]f[ An ku<iyil vI<]etu zps[n]>N viDic{u. |o viE>]Dh tI>u tinu ci zptiviDikL niyic{[ ay]L O>u c]Ruh `<uti e]Tuu. A c]RiNzpk]>mu zptiviDike}]h ecy[ti[ A Ail Anke piTiu k]>Yh ax]Ym]yi>utin]l kR]vinu ve> mnx[t]pmu]yi. aenyi>u k][ xmIpem]>u [ mzv]din]yi EtvE>i ni viueu Ek[ kR]vuh avieTec{[ niey[ viv>em}]h pru. aE]Lni, "|tienuric{[ Ouh kuf[ith Ev]. k]>Yh w]N x]Diic{u tuek]]h. aE[ Otu ku<ikE} \t[? avyie}]h |u >]ztiyile An vI<uh. n]e >]vie ecu En]iy]l k]f]h" `u pru. |tu Ekiu kR]vinu n} visV]xm]yi}. ac{NEk]vil s]x[t]vie viE>]Dh niyueT |o v]uek]u tI>uEm]" `u xhsyic{ue]u kR]v[ Ep]yi a]<h k<ic{u kiTuri. piEdivxh >]vie kR]vu n} visV]xE]Tu kUTiye}iuh myilecu ku<ikil En]iyE]L Otu ku<ikiuh O]E>] An vIth vIfiu]yi>uu. pE, Otuh
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piTiy]nk]yi>uu. atin]l kR]vie kuf[ith mu<uvnuh vium]riyi}. A Anke ku<iyil niu kyi kUTuki]i aT]N ~R]Tu ecy[ti[ kR]v[ ecu pieyuh niey ku. "`], ku<ikie]e AnkL vIfiE}" `u ni Ec]dic{u. "AnkL vIfu pE, `}]h piTiy]nk]f[. >u mUeemiuh ek]n]yi>ui}E}] `u mnx[t]pEm yuU" `u kR]vu pru. aE]L ni, "O]! atu x]>mi}. |[ >]ztiyil vI<uet}]h ek]n]yi>iuh; `]l Ep]E>? au Ep]yi ku<ikL[ akuh v}tuh viueil tIR[ `}]h s>iy]iyiTuvifh" `u pru kR]vien ayc{u. kR]vu Ep]yi ku<ike}]h akuL tIRu s>iy]iyiTu viukyuh ecy[tu. au >]ztiyil kR]vu kiTuriyE]L O>u xVp[nh ku. "ku<ikie}]h AnkL vIfiu[. `}]h ek]n]f[. `iuh aW]me ku<iyilvIfi>iu A Aney EtvE>ini kUTi v>]et ku<iyilniu k>u ky>ut[. ae}il Apu]kuh" `]yi>uu xVp[nie x]>h. piEdivxh >]vie kR]vu myilec{u ku<ikil En]iyE]L `}] ku<ikiuh AnkL vIfiu]yi>uu. `}]h ek]n]nkum]yi>uu. aE]L kR]vinu]y xE]Sh `ztm]ztemu pry]Nzpy]xh. \Ten t]]nkeyuh muh v>ui. n][ ku<ikie Anke kyi kUTuki]iyTc{u. aW]meu<iyie Aneyy]N nieyUTi v>uI]v] emu vic]>ic{u kR]vu ni vi>u E[ Ep]yi. avieT ecEnVSic{E]L ni O>u mzv]din]yi Ep]yi `uh avieT niu >umU]ukL vu n]Wudivxh muu mutlute niRbic{ue]u kUTiyiu]yi>uuevuh ariyuky]l kR]vu |]BhgE]TukUTi mTiE]u. aEHh aW]me ku<iyueT xmIpu ecu xUic{u En]iyE]Lmu Anke]e Ep]y]uh A ku<iyil vIfi>iu Aney ~tuviDiuh filku<iyilniu
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kyi kUi]i aTfem[ aEHinu Et]i. xk fuh pURfm]yiik Oe>]]>h ek]n]yi>uu A ku<iyilvIfi>ut[. a<kuek]uh puiek]uh f Lek]uh muh |ztyuh Ey]gYt tik O>]ney kR]v[ atinumu[ O>iuh O>iTuh kiu]yi>ui}. atin]l \TN A Aney ku<iyilniu ky]nu zsmh tuTi. A xmyh atiBy>mURiy]y O>u viy vY]zGh epeu k]ilniu c]Tiyirivu. kR]vien kTiec{Tuuek][ k]iEute kyriE]yi. aE]L avieTyu]yi>u Ev ]>uh muh Byh ek]uh p>izBmh ek]uh vYxnh ek]uh vivsM]>]yiIRuevutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. `}]v>uh avieTniu n]uv<ium]yi fil O]TiE]yi. |ni ni mzv]dinu Ep]y e k pry]h. avieT O>u x[ztI[ O>u gRve \pzdvm]yi>uu. aEnkh mzv]dikL A gRven O<iv]]n]yi pic{ vidYke}]h zpEy]gic{uEn]i. Ouek]uh O>u Pvumu]yi}. a][ "\sk]>]vuR"' `u zpxin]y O>u m]zikN et]Tupue< \]yi>uu. Emlr gRvb]Dity]y x[ztIyueT vIinu xmIph \sk] >]vu>ueT c]Rc{]>n]y O>u mHdIyN t]mxic{i>uu. avN muK]>h >]vue>yuh avieTe]u Ep]yi mzv]dh ecy{ic{u. >]vuR pic{ vidYke}]h zpEy]gic{uEn]Iuh gRven O<i]Nk<ii}. |ni Ever v} mzv]dikuh vu |o gRven O<iuky]efil atu tniu kurc{i]yiI>umE}] `u vic]>ic{[ A>u vic]>ic{]uh A gRven O<i]Nk<iy]viDil ci zpEy]gL kUTi ecy{ukyuh |ni |o vIuk]R v} mzv]dikeyuh |vieT v>uut]y]l \Ten A viv>h te ariyifemu te c]Rc{]>En]Tu pru chekukyuh ecy[ti]f[ OTuh >]vuR avieTniu mTiE]t[. >]vu>ueT |o gU zpEy]gL A>uh ariumi}. |enyi>u xmy]f[ A x[ztIyueT \TmM]R EtvE>i niey avieT kUi
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e]uEp]yt[. nieye]uv>]N AL Ep]kuu `u Ek fil >]vu>ueT c]Rc{]>n]y mHdIyN viv>h >]vue> ariyiukyuh ni avieT `utinu muute >]vuR A c]Rc{]>e vIiei t]mxh tuTukyuh ecy[ti>uu. |o vive>]uh ariy]et ni avieTec{u EcRu. ni xo>Yvuh EdHpuiyuh vx[zt]B>f]dY]> ezpoiyuh em>uh tiuh j]Tyuem]umi}] A]yi>u tin]l aEHei[ A diuk]R[ azt bHum]n mu]yi}. "\sk>]vuR mut]y Ey]gYM]R vic]>ic{i[ O<i]N k<iy] gRven |o Es]iy]Ef] |ni O<i]NEp]kut[? |y]e |vieT vic{uek]u vtute Ekvh an]vsYvuh viQ[ivum]yiE]yi" `uh muh ciR kuEre pryukyuh ecy[tu. aet]e kuEre niyuh Eku. `iuh aEHh aet]uh Ekt]yi nTic{i}. anYM]R |eney]e pryuk yuh vic]>iukyuh ecy[tueviuh A x[ztIyueT BR]v[ mut]yvR niey x]d>h xVIk>iukyuh aEHinu Bf inuh muh evTi]yi ~R]Tu ecy[tuek]Tuukyuh |o gRve \pzdvh nimimu]yiu kneuric{uh |o b]D O<iutin]yi O]E>] mzv]dike v>ui mzv]dL ecy{ic{ viv>vuh vix[t>ic{u pryukyuh ~tuviDvuh |o \pzdvh O<ic{uek]Tufem[ aEpiukyuh ecy[tu. ni, "p Ey]gY M]R p>Iic{iu x]Di]k]>Yh x]Di]emu w]N \ru pryui}. `]l k<iyutu w]nuh ecy[tuEn]]emu m]ztEm pry]N nivZiyuU. `iuh BgvtiyueT k]>ufYh ek]u x]Di]et v>ukyie}]f[ `Ner visV]xh. w]N O>u mzv]dinu eciu b]Dey]<iy]et |tuve> \]yii}. atin]l |tuh O<iyuemute vic]>i]h" `u pryukyuh Evu \pk>fLuh muh O>u c]Re<uti ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. niyueT mzv]dinu aDikm]yi[ \pk>fe]uh ptivi}. ni AdYhte pmiu viuvc{u Bgvti[ O>u pUj k<iuh. pie \mic{]>hek][ O>u czkh v>c{uvc{[ atil pifiy]e |>uuh. pifiy]ueT aTul O>u cU>lvTiyuh
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jpic{u vy[uh. |ztyuh ecy[ti[ ni kiTuruh. kurc{u k<iyuE]L pifiy]L tui, cU>lvTieyTuu te]N aTic{utuTuh. aen kurc{uEn>h k<iyuE]Ltuuy]L "aEy{]! w]N ep]y[e]]Em" `u viic{u pru tuTuh. aE]L ni `fIu pifiy]ee][ ep]uh viuh piTiic{u xtYh ecy{iuh. b]D O<iu Ep]kukyuh ecy{uh. |ztyum}]et niyueT mzv]dinu viy ve]uh ptivi}. `]l|vieT aeny]y]l Ep]e>[ aEHh niyic{u. te kiute puh Et]iyi>iuvRu ni]>m]y c]RukUTi k]l AEpmDikm]kuh `u vic]>ic{u ni ekEmm]yi]f[ c]Re<utie]Tut[. `iuh \c{y]yE]E<uh xkvuh A vIuk]R ty{]r]ie]Tuu. muu kuimrc{u eki vit]nic{[ a>ic{ pilni pWvRfe]TikL ek]u gRv{e O>u kh (>Uph) `<uti. jIvnueu Et]vh >xikn]y kh kE]L ni ni]>ne}u jnLu Et]iuTi. kh `<utiIR tie EsSh aEHh pUjy[u pmiTukyuh pifiy]e |>u]nu czkh v>ukyuh kinTul xu>BikuxumL ek][ O>u pUT kUukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh En>h eevki uTiytin]l "|ni EsSem}]h xY]vnh k<iu vi]v]h" `u pru ni purEiriE]yi. n]Wu n]<ik k<iiuh ni mTi v>]y[ky]l ciR, "k<iu ay]ueT mzv]dh. |ztEy \U. x]Du! |vieT vE]<]f[ |vieT xUzth ek]e]uh k]>Yh pukyie}uh viy ekEmM]e>]e vic]>ic{iu nT] k]>Ym]fietuh mni]iyt[. ay]L Oic{uEp]yt]f[. ay]L v>]n]yi[ |ni k]i>ifemi}" `uh muh prutuTi. |en O]E>]>uR O]E>]u pruek]i>uE]L ni vuEcRu. \Ten aEHh BgvtiyueT pUj A>hBic{u. aE]E<uh niyueT mzv]dh k]f]n]yi axhKYh AukL avieT vukUTi. aUil \sk]>]vu>umu]yi>uu.
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pifiy]L tu]ti>iutinuh tuiy]uh b]D O<iy]ti>i utinum]yi ci zpEy]gL >]vuR muE te ecy[ti>utukUT]et aE]<uh ciet]eUTi ecy[ti]f[ aUil vukUTiyt[. pUj k<iE]L pifiy]ee]u vu czkii>ui. ni \Ten pUjy[u puS[p]w[ji ecy[ttilniu kuer pUvuh atvuh (en}um>iyuh) kUTi eyTuu jpic{u pifiy]ueT si>iiu. ni pUvuh atvuh jpic{i]l ~tu b]Dyuh \Ten tuuky]f[ ptiv[. `iuh |o pifiy]Ltuiyi}. aE]Le atiNer k]>fh ~kEdsh \oHic{ue][ ni, "|o kUil mzv]diy]yi]e>iu muE]?" `u viic{u Ec]dic{u. aE]L aUilniuh O>]L "|}" `u>h pru. at[ >]vu>]yi>uu. A AL |]>] efu vYm]yiriie}iuh |o pr A]f[ te zptiEy]gi `[ A sh ek]u tIRc{eTuie][ ni, "OTuh nie]>u mzv]diy]efu vE]h" `[ pri[ aEHh O>u kSfh O]eyTuu atil O>u mzem<utukyuh at[ skh skm]yi kIri EmlE]eriyukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L avieT aTuunii>u k>inyueT cuvil kiTi>u vi tuiui k>inyueT azgB]gh ve> kyrukyuh \Ten pn ep]iIri |Wn]>uEp]ey]yi niuvI<ukyuh ecy[tu. A vi niey akeTu]n]yi >]vuR `E] zpEy]g em]ic{u |i>ut]yi>uu `u viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. |ztyuh k<iE]L >]vuR avieTniu ep]y[ku. kurc{uxmyh k<iE]L niyueT vyR v}]et vIRutuTi. atu vRic{uvRic{[ aEHh |>i]nuh sVEx]c{V]xh ecy{]nuh vy{]et ~vuh vivsn]yiIRu. \Ten ni O>u n]>]y emTuuek][ purEiri, A n]>]yh jpic{[ O>u v]< yiEMlO>u kuuek]Tuu, n]>]yh ek] dV]>iUeT \Ten evh zpvHic{utuTi. aen kuer evh v]<yilniu Ep]yE]L niyueT vyer]ukyuh aEHh y]pURvh xVs>I>n]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. ni[ |o axV]Ymu ]yiIRtuh >]vu>ueT duS[zpEy]gh ek]]efut[
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x[pm]fE}]. niey akeTu]nuh apm]nic{yy[] num]yi >]vuR |en ptuh zpEy]gic{uEn]i. ni \TnuTN zptiviDikL ecy[tuek]i>utin]l aEHinu Ouh piyi}. te vidYke]uh niyueT aTu[ Piyie}u tIRc{y]yE]L >]vuR pieyuh jnUil vu niu. aE]L >]vue> O[ pifemuh Ae ariyi]et Oic{uvu nilu ay]ee]ute ay]ueT Ep>u viic{upryifemuh niyic{[ ni kurc{u Bx[memTuu jpic{[ ALUiE[ \otiric{u. A Bx[mh A>ueTey}]h EdHilptic{uEv], ave>]e \Ten tui uTi. A kUil >]vu>umu]yi>uu. A tuiniTy[u ni gRv{e kiuh O>u pUj k<ic{u. >]vu>ueT tul murukiyE]E<uh muv>ueT tue}]h smic{u. viy tTiynuh kuTvyrnum]yi>u >]vuR >umUu n]<ik En>h c]TiuiyE]E<uh viyRe]ic{[ ~vuh p>vsn]yi IRu. O>u nivZiyumie}]yE]L >]vuR, "aEy{], `e >iEf, w]N \sk] >]vu>]Ef, ayueT Ey]gYt ariy]etyuh `e aHtiyuh kyi}]y[kyuh ek]uh ayueT mzv]dh Pi]etyi>iutinuh pifiy]L tu] ti>iutinuh aEu jIvH]ni xhBviutinuh w]N ciet]e ecy[tuEp]yi. avey}]h viPIBviukyuh ecy[tu. `e etuke}]h mic{[ aviTuee xdyh >ifh. |niyuh `e |en tuiuky]efil w]N |vieTe vIfu m>ic{uEp]kuh. |ni w]N O>uk]uh O>iTuh mzv]dxhbm]yi y]et]uh ecy{ukyie}u xtYh ecy{femil atuh ecy{]h. `]uh `e ek]}]et viyy[fEm" `u viic{upru. atu Ek[ ni, "\sk] >]vuE>]? `]l |vieT aTuuv>]mE}]" `u pru. \Ten >]vu>ueT tul niu. aTuuecE]L ni ">]vuR avieT |>iuk. \sk] >]vue>[ w]N EkiE \]yi>uuU. |u k]f]nu B]gYvuh xiic{uvE}]. ve> xE]Sm]yi. >]vuR |vieTyu iti[ |o gRv{en
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O<iv]]N >]vuRte Evfh" `u vIuh pru. |t[ Eki[ |>i]et vic{uek][ >]vuR, "aviTu[ |niyuh `e apm]ni]N tuTutu xTm]f[. w]N pic{ vidYke}]h zpEy]gic{i[ O<iy] |o gRv{en O<i]N w]N sn}. `u m]ztm}, |t[ O>iuh O<iy]etyi>i vh w]N ciet]e ecy[tuEp]yiumu[." ni:atu x]>mi}. aenv}tuh atinu p>iH]>h ecy[t]lmtiyE}]. ecy[tiueil

>]vuR: p>iH]>mi}] zpvZik]f[ w]N ecy[tu Ep]yiut[. ni: p>iH]>mi}] zpvZi Oumi}. >]vuR: aviTuu vic]>ic{]l `}]inuh p>iH]>mu ]kuh. `ni[ aviTueE]e pivuh p>icyvuh p]>>Y vumi}. nitYvZiu gtiyi}] w]N k]TuEkri nTE]L O>]ilni[ O>u zgh ki]niTy]yi. atilEn]i w]N ci et]e zpEy]giukyuh ciet]e Piukyuh timih eedvgtY] Ep>[ kiukyuh ecy[tu `}]et `niu v]x[tv il viy pie]umi}. ni: aet]um}, >]vue>uric{u w]N n}Ep]e Eku mni]iyiu[. >]vuR O>u O]>h mzv]diy]ef[ `niriy]h. |t] |o pUv[ A pifiy]ueT si>iiTuk. `u pru ni gRv{nu pUjic{ pUvu kurec{Tu[ >]vu>ueT ky{ilek]Tuu. atu v]i pifiy]ueT si>i iu. pifiy]L tuiuTi. niyueT Azpk]>h >]vuR pifiy]ee]u ep]uh viuh piTiic{u xtYh ecy{ic{u. gRv{N O<iuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. A vIuk]R pfm]yuh p]yuh niu ve> x]nLek]Tuu. ni av ey}]h ky{il v]Iu "v]x[tvil OTuvil gRv{en O<ic{tu
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>]vu>]kuky]l |vy[e]e aRHN >]vu>]f[" `[ pr[ avey}]h >]vuRu ek]Tuu. >]vuR av v]]N ve> mTic{u. OTuh niyueT niRbh ek][ mni}] mnE]eT avey}]h >]vuR v]i. `iuh `eiuh niey akeTufemu tey]yi>uu pieyuh ay]ueT vic]>h. mzv]dem}]h k<iyuTen ni xVEdsE[ pureu. ni O>iuh v]iy]e> ek]unT]ri}. v]iy]Ru pk>h aEHh ci Exv]mURikey]f[ \pEy]geTuuk ptiv[. |o y]ztyuh aeney]yi>uu. >]ztiy]yi>u tin]l ci mURikL vium]yi muNEp nTu. pi]e niyuh Ep]yi. ni ecE], et]si mut]y ki<N diukiEu Ep]vukyuh mTiv>ukyuh ecy{ut[ ac{N Ek]vil v<i]f[ ptiv[. atin]l |o zp]vsYvuh A v<iu tey]f[ Ep]yt[. >]zti ~kEdsh O>umfiy]yE]L aEHh aNEk]viinu xV[ph ki<uvu. A xmyu kru[ tTic{u kUn]y O>u p]ii k]ilni[ |riv[, "|o axmy[ |tiE kTuEp]kut]>]f[" `u Ec]dic{u. ni mrupTi Ouh pri}. aE]L A p]ii, "O]EH], mni]yi. aN Ek]viiy{en jyic{u r]i]R]vie ku<iki[ Anke vI<ic{uek]Tu A]f[, aE}? kR]vien ay{e k]u n]y[L piTic{uek]uEp]yi. |t[ ay{e k]un]y[L D]>] mu di]f[, xUic{u nTfh" `u vIuh pru. atinuh ni mrupTi y]et]uh pri}. `iuh ni ay]ueT Ene> ti>iuni[ O>]kRSfvuh bnvuh O>umic{u k<ic{uek]u pieyuh nTutuTi. niyueT pi]e piyuh nTu. kurc{u k<iE]L "EH, aein]f[ `e k<uil kyriueki vic{uek]uEp]kut[? `e viyy[fh. w]N aNEk]vil ail viuevuk]>n]f[. eeB>vNpi `]f[ `e Ep>[. `e viyc{ie}il w]N Ep]kuh."
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ni: Ep]k]n]yi niL p vidYkL zpEy]gic{u En]iyE}]. `i[ `] Ep]k]t[? |ni ciet]eUTi vic]>ic{iuE}]. av kUTi<iye. w]N niueT k<uil kyriu ekiviui}. eeB>vNpi: aEu ekivi]Nkyruh muh Evfem i}E}]. |en pruek]u kurc{ukUTi nTE]L axhKYh vY]zGL v<iyil ni>unilut]yi ku. |vEy]Tu ni mTuh, aE]L tniu Ep]k]N m]Rgmu]kuh `u eeB>vNpiyuh |veyUTi ek]uEp]kfh `u niyuh niyic{u. vY]zGe kiu niu xV[ph Ep]uh Byvuh kUxumu]yi}. aEHh avyueT aTulUTi kTuEp]yi. niey k fil O>u viy kTuv] k]iE[ O]TiE]yi. EsSic{u]yi>uv niyueT pi]e nTutuTi. avyueT pi]e eeB>vNpiyuh nTu. aTu divxh xYy[u mu]yi ni vY]zGE]Tuh eeB>vNpiEy]Tuh kUTi r]iyil kR]vie gZHiei. aE]L avieTyu]yi>uve>}]h kTuv] piTic{uek]uEp]y k]>fv>ueT pu Ac>ic{uek]i>iuky]yi>uu. avieTyu] yi>u kR]M]R k]>fv>ueT m>fvZ]h viv>ic{u niEy]Tu pruek]i>u avx>il muu niey k fil k]iEu kyriE]y kTuv]yueT k<uilyri, k]>fvNkR]vuh avieT `i. aE]L muE avieT vunii>u vY]zGe}]h avieTni[ O]TiE]yi. atu ni avey \c{]Tnh ecy[ti]efut[ pryfemi}E}]. |vey}]h k[ avieTyu]yi>uve>}]h By]ut p>vsM]>]yiIRu. A xmyuh eeB>vNpi niEy]T[ "|nieyiuh `eUeT viyy[Ef" `Epic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi ni, "`e mnE]TukUTi |E]L w]N nie
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viyy[ukyi}. Ep]k]emil ep]y[e]fh""`]fu prt[. aE]L k]>fvN kR]v[ eeB>vNpiey ki[, "`e kTuv] piTic{u k]ile]uEp]yi t]mxic{i>uE]L `niu Bfvuh muh t[ `e >ic{t[ |o eeB>vNpi tey]fE}]. |EHh |o kTuv]Uie O>u Em]v]f[" `u pru. yUvn]y A viy kTuv] eeB>vN piyueT p]de nukyuh nmx[>iukyuh muh ecy[t[ aEHe ax]m]nYm]yi bHum]niutuh aE]L `}] v>uh ku . an>h ni kR]viEn]T[, "|ni |oy]il Anke piTi]N zsmiE], n]]me ku<iyilvIfukiiy A ek]en ac{NEk]vil s]x[t]vinu v<ip]T]yi ayc{uek]Tu Efh. w]N |E]Le Ep]kuu" `u pru y]zty]yi. "|E]Le Ep]kutu viy xTm]f[. >udivxemiuh |vieT t]mxic{iu Ep]y]lmti" `uh muh kR]M]R okikh pru. `iuh ni aet]uh anuvdic{i}. aEHh eeB>vNpiey A viy kTuvyueT k<uilyi |>uukyuh piNB]gu t]nuh kyriyi>iu kyuh ecy[ti[, "xY]vninu am]h v>]viDil ecUe>ifh" `[ kTuv]Ey]T[ pru. \Ten kTuv] y]zty]vukyuh niitxmyinu muNEpte ecUe>u kyuh ecy[tu. an>h ni O>u mfieyTuu jpic{u kTuv]yueT k<uilekI[ "nin[ w]N mfikf[N`u Ep>ii>iuu. |niyuh w]N vic]>iu xmyh `e aTulv>fh. |E]L ninu Ep]k]h" `u kTuv]Ey]T[ pryukyuh kTuv] nieyyuh eeB>vNpiEyyuh nmx[>ic{iu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A xmy[ eeB>vNpi, |nieyiuh `e viyy[Ef" `[ niEy]TEpic{u. "nie azteyuil viyy[ukyi}" `u ni aE]<uh mrupTi pru. atieEsSh ni kuiyuh nitYkRm]nu]n]dikuh a]<vuh k<iukyuh eeB>vNpiey \ofu k<iiukyuh
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ecy[ti[ avR>uEp>uh O>u muriku ecukiTu. aE]L, eeB>vNpi, "`e evruet |en t]mxiiueti n]f[? viyy[utin[ `]f[ viE>]Dh?" `u Ec]dic{u . ni: "viE>]Dem]umi}. kurc{u divxh |vieT t]mxic{iu viyEc{]h." eeB>vNpi: |niyuh kurc{udivxhkUTi `e |vieT t]mxiifemu vic]>iuph `nie]>]zgHmu[; atuhkUTi x]Diic{ut]l ek]]h. ni: AzgHem]f[? eeB>vNpi: niilniu kurc{u mzv]dh pic{]l ek]]em]f[ `Ner AzgHh. ni: niL `e]L viy mzv]diyuh s]x[zt num]ef[ `niriy]h. pE, niLu >u Ed]Su[; av >uh \Epic{]l pie nieE]e Ey]gYn]y O>u mzv]di E]kil Ever \]yi>iyi}. eeB>vNpi: A Ed]SL`e}]m]f[? ni: ci b]DkL tuuE]L nie Afuh epuh ti>ic{riy]ve mkN `uh muh pryuh. at[ EkLuE]L niLu yu]kuu. aet]>u Ed]Sm]f[. pie niL[ AzsitM]>il anukyi}. at[ xRv{zpD]nm]y viy Ed]Sm]f[. eeB>vNpi: AzsitM]>il `]fu zpvRic{iut[? anukyi}]et w]N

ni: r]iR]vu niueT O>u AzsitnE}? aEHh `E] t>]emu pri>ut[ A avDidivxhte t>]etyi>utuek]E} aEdHie ku<iki[ AnkL vI<]ety]iyt[? `]l aEHh at[ avDidivxh t>]et
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yi>uetuek]]efuh avDi etiy]uh aEHh t>u A]efuh niL vic]>i]etyi>uet]f[? A avDi divxh aEHinu a m>ic{ puy}]yi>uuEv]? pie `e mzsiek][ w]N ku<iyil vI<ic{ ek]n]nkil n]eien ku<ikil niu kyiytie EsSh aW]me ku<iyil niu kR]vieneyTuic{uek]uEp]yi viy H \]iIRetin]f[ ? eeB>vNpi: A ONpt]nkil v]x[tvil n} fE]TukUTiy n]eEm \]yi>uuU. EsSmu] yi>u aW]nkuh k]l n} fyu]efu Et]vy]yi>ueiuh v]x[tvil av vif] yi>uu. A Anke kyie]u Ep]yi>uuevil kR] vie e`sV>Yh niESh nsiukyuh aEHin[ aEnkm nRL \]yiI>ukyuh ecy{um]yi>uu. aen v>>u etu vic]>ic{]f[ w]N `e k]un]yey ayy[ukyuh muh ecy[tt[. ni: s>i, `]l w]niE]u Ep]E]L niL `e pi]e vetin]f[? eeB>vNpi: `e k]un]y[e niL \pzdvi ]ti>i]n]yiuh kR]vie k]>Yh pry]n]yium]f[. ni: s>i. niilni[ ariy]nu]yi>uet}]h |E]L w]nriu k<ii>iuu. atin]l |ni niLu Ep]k]h. eeB>vNpi: w]n]>]efutuh niL ariuvE}]. ni: O]EH]. at[ AdYh p]iiyueT EvSil k E]Le mni]i. eeB>vNpi: `]l `niini ci xhgtikL kUTi pry]nu[. muNk]il p>EdsiuvR[ v} b]ED]p zdvEm] mE] \]y]l `e xiDiyilv[ `e Bjiukyuh
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s>fh zp]piukyuh w]N av>ueT \pzdvL nIi xuK eTui ayy[ukyum]yi>uu ptiv[. niL p>Edsiuh Ep]yi mzv]dh ecy[tutuTiytilie `e aTul A>uh v>]ety]yi>iuu, atin]l `niu muu]yie]i>u Ad]yh |E]L niuEp]yi>iutuek][ Em]l niL p>EdsilE]yi mzv]dh ecy[kyie}u tIRc{eTufh. p>EdsikLu b]ED]pzdvEm] mE] \]y]l avR `e xiDiyil v>femuh atu Dnum]xil `e \Xv k]]yi>ifemuh vYvecy{ukyuh a]u niuh avieT \]yi>iukyuh Evfh. a][ avRu Evu mzv]dh `e xiDiyilvc{u niLte ecy{utinu viE>]Dmi}. p>EdsikLu niL mzv]dh ecy{ut[ `e xiDiyilvc{uh \Xvk]um]yi>ifemu m]ztEm `ni[ niRbmuU. aeny]y]l atuh \Xvie AEG]S ie]]yiI>umE}]. niL AuEt]ruh Dnum]xh O]h tiy{ti >]vie avieTeyukyuh \Xvh k<iyutuve> avieT]mxiukyuh Evfh. nie aE][ ek]uv>u tinu nueT mfikf[en w]nivieT ayc{uek]]h. nie w]nuh `e As]n]yi xVIk>ic{i>iuu. atin]l niL avieT v]lEvu Ac]E>]pc]>e]e ecy{utinu w]N ~R]Tu ecy[tuek]]h. eeB>vNpi pret}]h ni pURm]yi xti ukyuh eeB>vNpi aE]Le avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. |o eeB>vNpi x]]l ac{NEk]vil s]x[t]v] yi>uu `u v]x[tvh |E]L v]yn]R \oHic{rii>i uemu visVxiuu. A Ail Dnum]xh O]h tiy{tiyueT tEdivxh >]zti yil ac{NEk]vil EdvxV]R[ O>u xVp[nmu]yi. "n]e >]vie EtvE>i ni |vieT v>uh. aEHh `eyuh gu>uv]f[. atin]l niL aEHe x]d>h `tiE>lukyuh xbHum]nh Ac]E>]pc]>L ecy{ukyuh Evfh. bil
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u>yueT vTETiyil evyuh k>iTvuh vi>ic{[ aEHe |>ufh. avieT O>u cvk ek]uivy[ukyuh Evfh. aEHh |vieT]mxiu divxie}]h tziyueT ptivu Ep]e a>iE]ukuh pkRc{yuh ek]Tufh. aEHiNer p>iv]>eyuh y]Ey]gYh Ad>ifh" `]yi>uu xVp[nh. Dnum]xh O]h tiy{tiyueT tEdivxh eevkuE>h mfi kf[N niyueT aTul `ukyuh ni mfikf[e k<uilkyri p>iv]>xEmth pureu Dnum]xh O]h tiy{ti >]vie ac{NEk]viil ecuEc>ukyuh EdvxV]R xVp[n zpk]>em}]h aEHe `tiE>[ x[>iukyuh ecy[tu. ac{NEk]viil zpD]nm]yiu nTv>vu eny{]f[. atvieT D]>]m]yi v>ukyuh ecy{uh. `iuh viinuh muh \pEy]giuky}]et at[ A>uh kUi \ofuk<i]ri}. avieT eny{ukUiyUf[ k<ic{]l m]zt k<iyuE]L pni tuTuemu k]>Yh tIRc{y]f[. atuek][ avieT tziuEp]uh pkRc{ y[u eny{[ ek]Tu]ri}. `iuh EtvE>i niu pkRc{ Uil O>u tuTh eny{ukUTi ek]Tuukyuh aEHh atukUi \ukyuh ecy[tu. ni[ atuek][ pniey}, y]et]>u xuKETuh \]yii}. |triE]L tzi[ ap>imitm]y kuf[itmu]yi. eny{ukUiyi[ ni[ xuKeeT]uh \]k] etyi>utu s]x[t]vie k>ufek]]yi>ifemuh t]N tziy]yi>iu iti[ teuric{utiDikh k>uf s]x[t]vinu me]>]ueT Ep>iu]kutu tniu kurc{i] fE}] `uh mum]yi>uu aEHie vic]>h. aEHin[ eny{u kUi \femil avieT O>u zpy]xvumu]yi>ui}. `iuh pni veiE] `u Byh nimih aEHin[ atinu eeD>Ymu]yi}. ~etiuh |tien]>u tIRc{yu]yi }]et |ni \ofu k<iukyi}"`u niyic{[ aEHh piE divxh \c{ti>iyutuve> \]etyi>uu. tzi \]et t]nuut[ viHitm}E}] `u vic]>ic{u niyuh \ofu k<ic{i}. \c{ti>iE]L zsIEk]viinkuni[ "ni[ O>u
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tuTh ek]Tu, t]<min[ O>u tuTh cuTu" `e]>s>I>i v]u]yi. |t[ s]x[t]vie k[pny]ef[ avieTyu]yi>u xk>uh visVxic{u. `iuh |tie aReme[ xhsyic{[ ciR niEy]Tu Ec]dic{u. aE]L ni, "|tie aRh `ni[ O>u tuTh eny{u t>femuh t]<mFEp]i (|EHm]f[ |viTue tzi) eny{u tuTieTu[ cUTupiTiic{u kUie]femu m]f[" `u pru. tzi azpk]>h eny{u kUiyuu. aEHinu pni vumi}. pie atu ptiv]yiIRu. EtvE>i ni aEHie jIv]vx]nh ve> Dnum]xh O]h tiy{tiEt]ruh ac{NEk]viil `i \Xvh k<iyutu ve> avieT t]mxiukyuh a]u b]ED]pzdv]>]yuh muh aEnkh p>EdsikL avieT v>ukyuh ni avieTvc{u mzv]dh ecy[t[ av>ueT b]Dkeyuh muh O<ic{u xuKeTui ayy[ukyuh ecy[tuek]i>uu. atin]l a]u v<ip]Tuk]yuh muh EdvxViEu v>vu ve> vRic{u. ni vic]>iu k]>Ye}]h ac{NEk]vil s]x[t]vu x]Diic{u ek]Tuuek]umi>uu . ek]}h et]]yi>il>em]e><uptuh mUum]h kuhB m]Ex n]T[ nIiy k]Rikti>un]L >]mvRmH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ O>il mxU>i b]Ditn]yiIRu. aE]L EtvE>i ni mxU>ik]E>]gh AkRSic{u m]uemutu zpxim]yi>utin]l kln zpk]>h AL vu niey ti>uvnpu>u ek]uEp]yi. E>]gh ~vuh kTuvky]yi >utin]l ti>umnuek][ atYh avsn]yi kiTute y]yi>uu. ni A E>]gh AkRSic{u te EdHiEM]i. \Ten ti>umnie EdHiEMu]yi>u ku>ue}]h k]f] ety]yiI>ukyuh ti>umniEu ve> xuKh Et]uky]l aviTu[ `<uEi>iukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh niyueT EdHi e}]h tlfh ku>uL k]feTukyuh ni ~vuh p>vs n]yi avieTe vI<ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L niyueT AkZti kiu ti>umniEu te Byh Et]i. \Ten "|t[
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`niuh tnium>ut[" `u klic{u. aE]Lni, "pie AR]k]emukUTi k[ifh" `riyic{u. ti>umnuek][ xV[ph AE]cic{i[, "|vieTni[ ~kEdsh n]ltu n]<ik dU>h ki<u v<iy>iki]yi[ O>u k]viNkUmu[. avieT >u viy p]kL niluu[. avyil aEnkh duREdvtm]R vu v]xm]yiu[. A Edvtm]>ueT \pzdvh nimih pklxmy[ Ep]uh A v<iey jnLu xW>i]N nivZiyi}]t]yi>i uu. |o E>]gh AkRSic{[ A p]kil Aiy]l av nsiukyuh aE]L A duREvtm]R aviTh viuEp]vukyuh A v<i jnLu xW]>Ey]gYm]yiI>ukyuh ecy{ut]ky]l aet]>u viy \pk]>m]yi>iuh. atuek][ aen ecy[t]l ek]]h" `>uiec{y[tu. aE]L ni, "`]l `e A Eu ek]uEp]kutinukUTi k[pnyu]kfh. `niu nTuEp]k]N nivZiyi}]t]yi>iuu" `riyic{u. \Ten k[pnzpk]>h ~t]num]ukLvu niey O>u mWi ]ieyTu[ A u ek]uEp]vukyuh ni A mxU>i E>]ge te EdHilni[ AkRSic{[ A p]ki]ukyuh A p]kL ~<u divxhek][ \fiey]Tiu nihptiu kyuh duREdvtm]e>}]h aviTh viu Ep]vukyuh A v<i jn Lu xW]>Ey]gYm]yiI>ukyuh ni xVs>I>n]yi ti>iey ti>uvnpu>eukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<u ti>umniEu Ifvuh muh tIRu xuKm]vukyuh ecy[ti>uu. ti>umnu ek][ xE]Sic{u niu p x]nL k[pic{uek]Tutu kUT]et kln zpk]>h ~t]nuh vx[tuL k>em]<iv]yi ptic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. |o ni zpxi yuvidg[M]>]yi>u kuWiuii xRv{]Di k]>Y]R, kuti>i, eevh pn]Bpi `i vRu ci \pEdsL ek]Tuukyuh sztuueT AyuDh ek]u m>i]etyi>iutin]yi ci mzL D>iiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. Evuidv] avx]nk]u >]m]Rem]u mi}]t]yE]L viv>h niey zgHiiukyuh EtvE>iyil
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ec]l >ic{uek]]emu ni tiey ariyiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. duS[]si nimih ti[ avieTec{u Ec>]N x]Di]y[ky]]f[ OTuh AHtY ecEy{t]yi vt[. |o EtvE>i niyueT k]ute 't]m>E>ini' `u zpxin]yi[ O>u mzv]di ArMueyu]yi>uu. t]m>E>ini EtvE>i niyueT xj]tIyn]yi>uueviuh aEHinu EtvE>i nieyuric{u pum]yi>uu. te jyivmu Ey]gYt EtvE>iie}]yi>uu t]m> E>iyueT vic]>h. aen aEHh ciE]L ciE>]Tu zpxhgvs]l kuEre pry]rumu]yi>uu. |tienuric{u EtvE>i niyuh ariy]etyi>ui}. "EtvE>iyum]yi En>iu k]f]niTy]>ut[.En>iu k]ln]smu]kuh" `[ AE>] te aTul vu prt]yi t]m>E>i ni kUeTUeT xVp[nh k]f]ru] yi>uu. En>iu k]l n]smu]kutu EtvE>i]ef ]f[ t]m>E>i ni |o xVp[nh ek]u mni]iyt[. EtvE>iEy]L Ey]gYt tniueu vic]>h mnii>i uE]L aEHin[ aeny}]et Et]]Nt>mi}E}]. EtvE>i ni anYEdsilE]yuh xVEdsuvc{uh mzv]dxhbm]yi zptidinemEp]e O]E>] autL zpvRic{uek]i>utin]l aEHie kIRi vRic{u vRic{u BUE]kil xRv{zt vY]pic{u. atin]l mzv]di n]yi t]m>E>i niyueT aTul A>uh ec}]etyuh aEHe A>uh `uh ek]uEp]k]etyum]yi. aE]L t]m>E>i niu EtvE>i nieyuric{u axUy xHi vy{]t]yiIRu. EtvE>i ni jIvic{i>iu k]u te kIRi[ zpc]>mu]ku k]>Yh ax]Ym]ef[ Et]uk y]l ~tuviDvuh EtvE>i niyueT k k<ifemu t]m>E>i ni tIRc{eTui. En>iu k]ln]smu]kuemu
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xVp[nmu]yiuE}]. atin]lEn>iu k]]N m]Rgmu]f emu te aEHmurc{u. atien]f[ v<iey]E]cic{E]L EtvE>i ni ec]v{]<[cyuh eviy]<[cyuh evu]Nk]u ptiv]yi enTuhzpy]u k>iyiEu Ep]k]rueuh at[ AiUeTy]f[ ptievuh ariv[ kii. atin]l aTu eviy]<[c evu]Nk]u jm]Rm]yi Ou y]zt ecy{f emu t]m>E>i ni niyic{u. |o viv>em}]h EtvE>i ni `enEy] mni]ukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh aEHin[ atuek]u kUxe]umu]yi}. aEHh ptivuEp]e evi y]<[c evu]Nk]u enTuhzpy]e[ pureu. EtvE>i ni O>>k}[ (ai) `Tui[ atiEMlyri, atie ty[l O>u pvuh ek]uiuie]]f[ AilUTi ki<E]u puret[. A xmyute t]m>E>i ni ki<u niu pTi]uh pureu. t]m>E>i ni O>u tUsni evii[ atiEMlyriy]f[ puret[. t]m>E>i ni aimUT[ ` ]yE]L pTi]r[ ax]m]nYm]y O>u Etju ku. xUic{u En]iyE]L EtvE>i niyueT v>v]ef[ aEHinu mni]yi. A xmyh "O<iu Ep]y[e]fh; ae}il Apu]kuh" `[ AE>] viic{u prt]yi t]m>E>i niu Et]i. A duRi>IYm]y Etju k]fukyuh Em[pr v]ukLEkLukyuh ecy[tE]Lt]m>E>i niyueT HZdyh v}]et Byp>vsm]yi IRu. `iuh aEHh pieyuh muE]ute Ep]yi. aE]E<uh EtvE>i ni vTuu k<iu. EtvE>i niyueT muK[ aE]L atiBy>m]y O>u Etju jVic{uek]i>uu. A muKh kE]L t]m>E>i niyueT Byh stgufIBvic{u. aE]L EtvE>i ni, "|t[ OTuvie k]<[cy]f[" `u pryukyuh t]m>E>i niyueT tUsni[ tI piTic{[ at[ Bx[mm]yiE]vukyuh ni avieTyu]yi>u O>u nIRc{u<iyil akeu t]fuEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. EtvE>i ni Ene> ki<E]u ecu enTuhzpy]u k>iyiei. vic{iu
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ti>ieyE]yi ecUR pTi]er nTyiuh dRsnh k<ic{u xVgZHiEu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. evu]Nk]u evil muiE]y t]m>E>i ni piE divxh AEr<un]<ik puRE]E<uh O>u viDil ArMu Eztinu vTuvsu kTviei. aE]L aEHinu viy t>EeT]uh piyi>ui}. k>y[ukyri xV[ph nTE]E<uh aEHh Eb]Dheku niuvIfu. atu ku ciRkUTi `Tu[ aEHe aEHie gZHil ek]uec]i. \Ten pfi tuTukyuh mU]h divxh EdHil xRv{zt mxU>iu>u pureTukyuh pz]h divxh aEHh m>iukyuh aEt]TukUTi A kuTuhbh avx]niukyuh ecy[tu. x]D]>f mzv]dikL eekviSh CRiic{uh mum]fE}] kyuk ptiv[. `]lEtvE>i ni aeney]um} ecy{]rut[. eekviSh Bic{iuvR atu kyutin]yi aEHie aTulec]lO>u k>iueci tuc{u viy dV]>mu]I[ at[ A viSh Bic{iu AueT vyEr]Tu EcRu piTic{uek]u aEHh O>u mzh jpiuh. at[ k<i[ k>ieTuu En]iy]l eekviSh ~tu x]Dni]f[ ak[ EcRiuetu evc{]l A x]Dnh A k>iiNevil k]fuh. aEt]TukUTi eekviSh Bic{ ALu xuKm]kukyuh ecy{uh. |eny]f[ niyueT ptiv[. EtvE>i ni O]>h viSeevdYnum]yi>uu. O>u divxh >]ztiyil aEHvuh O>u viSeevdYnuh kUTi O>u Eu Ep]yE]L mEDYm]Rh O>]LkUeT vukUTi. ay]ueT tyil O>u p]ztvuh atil kurc{u p]yxvumu ]yi>uu. mUuEp>uh kUTi kurc{udU>h Ep]yE]L A p]yxh tyil vc{uek]uEp]y AueT k]iEMl O>u p]u kTic{u. \Ten ay]L, "aEy{], As]en! `e k]iEMl ~t]u kTic{uvE}]" `u pru . at[ Eku ni, "O], atu x]>mi} .
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viSh |E]L |riy]h" `u pru avieTyi>u[ O>u mzh jpic{u viSmiriuTi. viSh xV[pmirieyiuh vIuh EmlE]u EkriuTi. aE]L viSb]DitN, "aEy{], As]En! viSh EmlE]u Ekruky]ef]fE}] Et]ut[. AdYh `e p]diEM]yi>uu Evdn. atiE]L muiEM]yi>i uu" `u pru. |t[ EkE]L, kUeTyu]yi>u viS eevdYN te p>Ii]En] apm]ni]En] Ayi[ `E] kosh zpEy]giuueu ni tIRc{y]i. "`]l Em[Ep]ute Ekre" `[ aEHh niyiukyuh ecy[tu. viSh mury[[ EmlE]u Ekrie]i>uu. "|E]L Evdn eyvieTy]f[, |E]L `vieTy]f[" `iq[qen ni kUeTueT Ec]dic{uek]uh xRdn]y AL, "|E]L vyil, |E]L nWil, |E]L eniyil" `ien pruek]umi>uu. OTuh dN, "|E]L Evdn \c{i(niruk)yi]yi>iuu" `u prE]L ni "`]l tyii>iutu dUe>EU" `u pru. dN tyii>u p]yxh dUe> kyukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L ni, "|E]L `vieTeyiuh Evdn Et]uu E]" `u Ec]dic{u. "|}, xuKm]yi" `u dN pru. \Ten ni, "`]l Ep]y[e]U. |ni ByeT]en]umi}. viSmiri E]yi" `u pryukyuh dN avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L A viSeevdYN niEy]T[, "tyii>utu dUe>y]N pretin]f[" `u Ec]dic{u. ni: viSh si>i]yi `riE]L w]nt[ avieT ni[ AkRSic{[ A p]yxi]i. pie A p]yxh Ae>iuh Bic{]l m>ic{u Ep]kumE}]. atuek]]f[ atu dUe>E]N prt[. eevdYN: atu w]N vic]>ic{i}. viSh si>il kyriy]l pie |r]N x]Diyi}E}], dN m>iukyuh ecy{uh `]yi>uu `e vic]>h.

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ni: Ou vic]>ic{]l avx]nhve> vic]>iukyuh Ouh ecy[t]l avx]nhve> ecy{ukyuh ecy{]ve>y]f[ jnL murieevdYM]R' `u pryut[. |tu Eku viSeevdYN ~vuh iukyuh, "`}]hek]uh As]En]Tu mThte. si>ilyriy viSh avieTni[ AkRSiec{Tuukyuk `e]>u vidYyueu w]nituve> ariyukyuh vic]>iukyuh ecy[ti>ui}" `u pryukyuh ecy[tiu Ep]yi. EtvE>i niyueT gZHinu xmIphte O>u Ep]iyueT mil O>u puN ti>uv]ti>y[[ (Evi k<ic{u vc{i[ AdYe Dnum]xil ti>uv]ti>y[[ xVjnueT milniuh Eds]>ueT vITukilniuh x[ztIk]>uh Ep]k>uetu Ever]>u Ep]i viE>]Dic{u. aEHh O>u zpbn]yi>utin]l at[ `}]v>uh xtiukyuh ecy[tu. puN ti>uv]ti>y[[ x[ztIkL D]>]m]yi kUTukyuh ti>uv]ti> kiukyum]fE}] zpD]nm]yiu Evt[. atinu x[ztIk]>uh ec}ukyie}riE]L puNti>uv]ti> nTE u mie Ep]im]Ruh aRnLuh viy kuf[it m]yi. |o viE>]Dic{ Ep]i aTiyi>]>NEp]iyueT O>u c]Rc{]>n]yi>iuu. |o aTiyi>]>N ti>uv]ti> ~et}]h zpk]>m]f[ AEG]SiEet[ A c]Rc{]>num]yi AE]ci]ety]f[ niyic{t[. at[ c]Rc{]>N Ep]iu >xic{i}. atuek]]f[ aEHh `}]ve>yuh viE>]Dic{t[. `]l |o aTiyi>]>N Ep]i ecu mE Ep]iEy]T[ Ou pr]l `}]ve>yuh pryEc{]h `[ aEHinu xtmu]yi>uu. `iuh at[ aTiyi>]>N Ep]iu xtm]yi}. "`e}]h Ed]SL v]uh ay]e ec[ Azsyi]N k<ikyi}" `]yi>uu aTiyi>]>e vic]>h. atin]l aEHh EtvE>i niyueT aTul ecu viv> em}]h zgHiiukyuh |tiE[ `eiuh nivZiyu]i e]Tuefem[ aEpiukyuh ecy[tu. atu Eku ni,
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"Ae ep]y[e]u. ki tuT]nu xmym]kuE]L kiu Evuve>}]h avieTyu]yi>iuh"`u pr[ aEHe xm]D]neTuiyyc{u. ni prtuEp]ete ki tuT] nu xmym]yE]E<uh A diiu]yi>u aRjnuh Eds]>ueT vITukie x[ztIjnuh `}]h avieTeyukyuh \Ten ti>uv]ti>ki tuTukyuh ecy[tu. p]uEk[ avieT aTuu O>u mie O>u Ep]i avieT ecu En]iyE]L A diiu x[ztIjne}]h avieT kiut]yi ku. `um]ztm}, kiyil zp]D]nYh vHic{i>ut[ A>uh Ep]k>u etu viE>]Dic{ Ep]iyueT aRnvum]yi>uu. |tuk[, A Ep]i A viE>]Dic{ Ep]iyueT miei aEHe k[, "EH, au n} ctiv]fE}] pic{t[. puNti>uv]ti>y[[ A>uh Ep]k>uet[ au prtnux>ic{]fE}] wueT milni[ aRn]>uh Ep]k]ti>iut[. |vieTniu aRneey]e pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu. A m ]Ru wE]Tu evruEt viE>]Dmu]iIR]nE} a[ |o vidY zpEy]gic{t[? |et]uh m>Y]dy]yi}" `uh muh pru. aE]L A mie aRne}]v>uh avieT e \]yi>utin]l A Ep]i, "t]en]f[ axhbh pryut[" |vieTyuve>]e |vieTeyu[. av>]>uh `uhEp]yii}" `u pr'u. "axhbm} EH! |viTue aRnh avieT ti>uv]ti> kiutu xtYm]yi[ `e kuek][ w]N kt]f[" `u mE Ep]i pru. aE]L A mie Ep]i t]nriy]et aRnL puN ti>uv]ti> u Ep]vukyuh fil ti>iek Ep]>ukyuh ecy[tt]yi>iuEm] `u xhsyic{[ aRnE]Tu Ec]dic{i[ av>]>uh aEdivxh milniu puririyiie}u xtYh ecy[tu pru. Aek]eT Ep]im]Ru viy xhsy m]yiIRu. "`]l nmu A ti>uv]ti>i nTu uEp]yi aEnVSi]h" `u pru Ep]im]R >uEp>uh kUTi aE]uEp]yi. avieTec{u En]iyE]L >uEp>ueT aRnuh avieT ti>uv]ti> kiuu]yi>uu. avR
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ti>iy av>ueT mil ecE]L av>ueT aRnL `uh Ep]yi>ui}. A >u umu]yi>uu. A Ep]im]R pie mu miuh vITukiuh Ep]yi aEnVSic{u. A>uh `uh Ep]yi>ui}. `}]v>uh av>v>ueT gZHil e \]yi>uu. vIuh puNti>uv]ti> u ecu En]iyE]L xVEdsu xk ie aRn uh mu x[ztIjnuh avieT ti>uv]ti> kiut]yiu ku. Aek]eT A Ep]im]R autp>vsM]>]yiIRu. avR |o viv>h A diiu mu jneyuh ariyic{u. `}]v>uh av>v>ueT gZHiu x[ztIkL av>v>ueT gZH iuh ti>uv]ti>ki uh itiecy{ut]yi ku vix[myic{u. OTuh |tu EtvE>ini te |zj]vidY ek]u jne zBmiiut]efri[ `}]v>uh xm]Dn eu. O>il viTnuh >xiknum]y O>u nU>i EtvE>i niEy]T[, "yikueT DY]nh pviDil k]fuu[. A DY]nzpk]>h ave> k]f]N x]DiuEm]? `u Ec]dic{u. ni: yike k]f]N x]Diuh. av>ueT xo>Yh ku zBmic{]l apkTm]yiI>ukyuh ecy{uh. nU>i: `ni[ aeney]>u zBmvuh mumu]kukyi}. x]Diuemil O>u yiey k]fic{ut]l ek]]h. ni: Oeu evy[, D]>]h k]fic{ut>]h. |u pun]<ik |>uuE]L k]f]h, zptIic{i>uuek]uk. apkTil c]T]et zpEtYkh xUic{uek]fh. nU>i a]<h k<iu syngZHiei k]i>uu. ~kEdsh pun]<ik >]ztiy]yE]L ci xu>Bikuxuku eTyuh kBh, kx[tU>i mut]yvyueTyuh xo>BYh v>ut]yi nU>iu Et]i. \Ten xRv]hg xu>iyuh nvyovn yuyum]y O>u x[ztI v]til turu muriEu kTu
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v>ut[ aEHh ku. aE]Lte aEHh k]mp>vs n]yiIRu. xV[ph k<iE]L ]vfYxURk]y aEnkh yuvtikL pi]e pi]ey]yi avieT ecu kyri nU>i |>ui>u kiinu cuuh ecu nil]yi. aEHh v}]et ku<i. `]f[ ecEy{etriy]et viSmic{u. OTuh aEHh ve> zpy]xe[, AdYh v x[ztIEy]T[, "|ve>]e `in]f[ vt[? |zt ve> AukL |vieT AvsYmi}. |vieT nI m]zth mti. mve>ey]e pryy[uk" `u pru. nU>i |ztyuh pruk<iE]E<uh pi]e v x[ztIke}]h adZsYk]yiIRu. AdYh v x[ztI m]zth pieyuh avieTe niu>uu. aE]L nU>i, "|o kiil |>iuk" `u pr[ A x[ztIey piTic{i>u]n]yi eek nIi. A xmyh A x[ztIyueT muKB]vh epeu m]rukyuh avL atiBy>]kZtiy]yiI>ukyuh \re aHxic{uek][ eek nivRi nU>iyueT eckiT[ O>u aTivc{u ek]Tui[ avieTni[ |riE]vukyuh ecy[tu. nU>i aTiek] fil Eb]D>Hitn]yi niuvIfu. En>E]TuEn>h k<iiE aEHinu Eb]Dh vIfuu. Eb]Dh vIf[ `<uEE]L aEHie v]yil pe}]umu]yi>ui}. pe}}]h niu kiTi>uu. `]l >h O>u tuiEp]uh Ep]yi>ui}. Eb]Dh vIfu kurc{u k<iE]<]f[ ni pri>utu nU>I O]Rt[. A x[ztIke kE]L aEHie bui v}]et zBmic{uEp]ytin]l ni pri >utuh muh aEHh O]Ri}. "zp]ym]pvipik]E DiEy]pi puhx]h min] Bvi" `uE}]. O>il mTi]vilBgvtiyueT xEtiuLe O>u gZHil O>u x[ztIu ci b]ED]pzdvL \]yiIRu. |o \pzdvL nimih gRBh D>i]etyuh |o x[ztI zpxvi c{i}]et A gZHil x]nmu]kutinu Ever m]Rh |}]etyuh |>uu. A xEtil \Le il `vieTeyiuh AReiuh b]ED]pzdvu]y]l k]vil
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ecu Bgvtiey Bjic{u p]Rukyuh k]i]N tui Bx[mmiu b]Dke O<iukyum}]et avieT A>uh mzv]dikee]u Ou ecy{iukyuh mzv]dikL avieT ec[ `eiuh ecy{ukyuh ptivi}. atin]l Emlpr vIuk]R |o x[ztIey kI<[m>Y]dzpk]>h k]vile]uecu Bjnmi>ui. pzu divxe Bjnh k<iE]L k]i]N tuiBx[mmi[ O]E>] b]Dke zpEtYkh zpEtYkh xtYh ecy{ic{[ O<ic{u. OTuh O>u b]D m]zth EsSic{u. aet]>u gRv{n]yi>uu. k]i]N ve> zsmic{iuh A gRvN O<iuEp]yi}. OTuh A x[ztI tui, "w]en]>u gRv{n]f[. w]N |o EdHvuh ek]}]et O<iuEp]vukyi}. `e O<ic{uviT]n]yi A>uh zsmiE]. EtvE>i ni v]uh `e O<ic{uviT]N x]Diyi}" `u pru. aE]L tuiek]u ni k]i]N, "`]l EtvE>iyile ek]u Ep]kfh. ni |o gRven O<ic{uviTuh" `u klic{u. A x[ztIyueT vIuk]R A viv>h niey ariyic{E]L, " A x[ztIey |vieT ek]uvE>]. |vieTvc{u gRven O<iu k]>Yh ax]DYm]f[, Evfemil w]nvieT vu zsmic{uEn]]h" `]f[ ni prt[. aE]L A vIuk]Ru viy xhsym]yi. mTik]vil BgvtiyueT xEtilevc{[ Ae>e]uh mzv]dh ecy{i]ri}E}]. A itiu niey avieTe]uEp]yi mzv]dh ecy{iutu Bgvtiu Hitm]kuEm] `]yi>uu av>ueT xhsyh. |tien uric{u kln EkLutin]yi avR k]vilecu muu p]Ti>uu. aE]L k]i]N tui, "`e xEtilvc{u EtvE>i `uecy{utuh `niu xtvuh xE]Svum]f[. me]>u mzv]di |vieT v[ Ouh ecy{]N p]Tie}um]ztEm `niu niRbmuu" `u k[pic{u. A vIuk]R |o viv>vuh niey ariyic{u. aE]L aEHh O>u c]Re<utie]Tuu kyuh divxh niyic{u pryy[ukyuh ecy[tu. vIuk]R c]RiNzpk]>mu \pk>fe}]h EsK>ic{uvc{u. niit divxh evu]Nk]u ni avieTeyi. zp]y]DikYh ek]u nT]N zpy]xm]yi>utin]l mfikf[e k<uil
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kyriy]f[ aEHh avieT `iyt[. ecyuTen kuiyuh nitYkR]nu]n]dikuh k<ic{u ni k]viei Bgvtiey Exvic{uek][ avieTyi>uu. au pkuh >]ztiyuh mu<uvN EEzt]pv]xm]yi avieTe |>uEtyuu. au jp]nhEp]uh aEHh k<ic{i}. Bgvtiu v<ip]T]yi O>u kUup]yxniEvdYvuh puS[p]w[jiyuh nTiukyuh ecy[tu. piEdivxh evu]Nk]e kuiyuh nitYkR]dikuh k<ic{u ni mzv]dinu niyic{i>u ei. A vIuk]>ueT vk O>u milvc{]f[ mzv]dh nT]N niyic{i>ut[. ni avieT ecyuTen O>u ztik]pUjy[u pmiu viuvc{u. pUj A>hBiukyuh azdvYh kUi O>u gfptiEH]mh k<iukyuh ecy[tu. \c{Ujy]yE]L A x[ztI tui, "`e O<ic{uviT]n]yi zsmi>ut[. w]N |o s>I>E]Tu kUTiy}]et O<iuEp]vukyi}. aeny}]et `e O<ic{]l w]N spiuh" `u muh prutuTi. ni aet]uh Ekt]yi B]viEp]uh ecy[ti}. \c{pUjyuh puS[p]w[jiyuh k<iE]L ni vIuk]E>]T[, "eevkuE>e pUjy[[ niEvdYinu mu]riT<i]uh mu]ru ph pWx]>yuh kUTi Evfh" `u pru. aE]L vIuk]R, "aet]e \]h. aviTu[ \ofu k<ifh. |ee AH]> em]uh k<ic{ii}E}]. Bfinu Evet}]h zb]fe> e]u ty{]r]ic{iu[. aviTu[ |o vyuk][ |vieT vu pifi kiTutu wLu viy xTm]f[" `u pru. ni atin[, "w]N \]n]yi}E}] |vieT vi>iu t[. niL `e v>uukyuh w]nivieT v>ukyuh ecy[ti>iutie \EsYh x]Dic{}]et w]N \ofu k<iyi}" `]f[ mrupTi prt[. aEHh AH]>em]uh k<i]et te jpic{uek]i>uu. En>h eevkiyE]L ni Ep]yiuic{u. xY]vn]di ke}]h k<ic{u vu. pUjy[u AdYh niyic{i>u niEvdYuh mU]riT<i p]lk]c{i pWx]>yi[ atuh ty{]r]ivc{u.
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pUjy[u viu vc{i>u muriyueT v]till pur]yi \mic{]>hek]u O>u czkh v>c{[ atil pifiy]e (b]ED]pzdv mu x[ztIey) |>uI[ aEHh muriku kyri v]tiTc{i >uu pUj tuTi. ~kEdsh ~<> n]<ikyi>uiyE]E<uh pUjyuh puS[p]w[jiyuh k<iu ni muriyueT v]til turu. \Ten aEHh kuer tIRvuh zpx]dvuh atvuhkUTieyTuu By>m]y O>u Hu]>E]TukUTi pifiy]ueT muKeeriu. \Ten pifiy]L tuiuTi. aE]E<uh k]vilniu k]i]nuh tuie][ avieTeyi. pifiy]L (gRvN) aE]L, "aEy{]! `niu d]Hiuu" `u pru. ni, k]c{i pWx]>yiuvc{i>u p]eTuu pifiy]ueT aTul vc{u ek]Tuu. pifiy]L A mu]riT<i p]l mu<uvnuh kuTic{u k<iE]L, "|E]L |tumti, tZp[tiy]yi, xE]Sm]yi. `iuh w]N |o EdHe vie]<iu Ep]vukyi}. atin]yiu niRbiukyum>ut[" `u pru. aE]L k]i]N, "`e niey p>IiE]. fil |o EdHilniu O<iuEp]vuky]f[ n}t[. ae}il ni \pzdviuh. OTuh x]pE]Tuh apm]nE]Tuh kUTi Ep]Ekt]yi v>uh. |E]]efil xE]SE]Tuh bHum]n E]TuhkUTi Ep]k]h" `u klic{u. \Ten pifiy]L (gRvN) "ni azt Ey]gYEn]?" `]l aet]riyfmE}]" `u priu mzx]>h, yzx]>h, zpEy]gx]>h, zppWx]>h mut]yvyiu ci gU]Rei niEy]Tu Ec]dYh tuTi. gRve Ec]dYLe}]h ni s>iy]yiu>h pru. aE]L gRvN, "|ztyuh piuh mu Ey]gYtkuh tik O>u mzv]di O>Uru xhvlx>iniurh BUE]ki u]yiie}utinu xhsymi}. |zpk]>h Ey]gYn]yi>iu |EHvum]yi pifEt]yivi>itil `niu ve> mnx[t]pmu[. atin]l |EHh `e \pzdviEc{]Ti]nudYmi ]et mTiE]vuk]y]fu Evt[. av] `e \pzdvi ]Nte B]viuky]efil w]N spiuh. |o EdHeviu w]N Ep]kukyumi}" `u prtie EsSh kR]n
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k>m]kuh vh ci divY>]gL Apiukyuh mEn]H>]y ci gItL p]Tukyuh |Ty[ieT puWi>iyiTukyuh muh ecy[tu tuTi. ni: |ovk vidYkL ek]u vi>uEp]kuvn} w]N. `niu s]peuric{uh muh EshEp]uh Bymi}. |osV>viDi Ep]ey}]et Ouh v>ukyie}u `niu n} niymu[. `e si>ie<uien m]]N |ni A>u vic]>ic{]uh x]Diukyi}E}]. atin]l Evgil |o EdHe viu ep]y[e]uky]fu n}t[. mnE]TukUTi Ep]k] ph w]nyy[uh. gRvN: aEy{]! |tu xTm]f[. w]N Ep]kefemu niRbm]efil O>u mUu xhvlx>e avDi `niu t>fh. mUu xhvlx>h k<i]l |o EdHh vi[ w]N ep]y[e]]h; atinnuvdifh. ni: anuvdiyi}; mUu xhvlx>em}, n]<ikEp]uh |ni |o EdHii>i]N p]Ti}. mUu

`u pru ni \mic{]>hek][ avieT O>u czkh v>c{i[ O>u cU>l vTieyTuu jpic{[ A czkil mUTi aTic{u. aE]L gRvN, "aEy{]! w]N ep]y[e]]Em. ayueT mzsiey tTuutinu xHiutinuh w]N sn}. niRbpURv{h `e |en diic{yy[utuek][ aEu xtiyu]v]et Ep]e; ayueT vhsh ayueT k]]vx]nE]TukUTi nsic{u Ep]e; `u pru. ni: |o s]ph O>nuzgHm]ef]f[ w]N vic]>iut[. |tuve> w]N viv]Hh k<ic{ii}. `niiE]L vy[ `<upW]yi>iuu. |tuve> nitYzbc]>iy]yi jIvic{ w]N |ni viv]Hh k<ifemE] xtiyu]kfemE] vic]>ic{u `u v>ut}E}]. `e kuTuhbil |E]L w]n}]et A>umi}t]nuh. atin]l vic]>ic{i>i]
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Ape]uh |o s]phek][ `niu]yii}. |ni xtYh ecy[t[ O<iuEp]y[e]uk. Ep]kuie}il |niyuh w]N ci vidYkLkUTi zpEy]giuh. gRvN: aEy{]! Ev], w]N ep]y[e]]h. w]N |t] |o EdHilniu vium]ruu. |ni O>u k]uh w]N |o Edseyuh |o kuTuhbeyuh b]Diukyie}u m]ztm}, |o Edsu kTukEp]uh ecy[kyi}. |tu xtYh, xtYh, xtYh. xtYh ecy[tuk<iEt]TukUTi pifiy]L pi]h mRuvIfu. \Ten A gZHiu]yi>u pTiu>yuh purEu mriuvIfu. atu gRvN Ep]y Ep]inu tiyit]efutu prEyti}E}]. gRvN Ep]yE]L k]i]e tuuh niu. A vIuk]R ni[ Ayi>h pfh difyuh mEnkh x]nuh ek]Tuu. A pfh mu<uvnuh ni mTi]vil Bgvtiu v<ip]T]yi k]i]en ~lic{uek]Tuiu mfikf[e k<uilyri aE]Le xVEdsEu mTukyuh ecy[tu. gRvN b]Dic{ x[ztIu b]D O<itie EsSh >umuu divxEu viy Ifmu]yi>uu. zkEmf atu EBdm]vukyuh A x[ztI gRBh D>ic{u zpxvic{u k]zkEmf A gZHil D]>]h xtiku]vukyuh ecy[tu. niyueT k]h k<iyutuve> A vIuk]R aEHe |osV>niRviEsS m]yi bHum]nic{uek]i>uu. EtvE>i nuEy]Tu mlx>ic{u jyi]n]yi aEnkh mzv]dikL \dYmic{iu. ave>}]v>uh Et][ OTuh aEH ie siSYM]>]yiI>uky]f[ ecy[tiut[. Avk kkuh niyueT autkRuh prvx]nii]N A>]uh k<iyut}. atin]l atin]yiuniyui}. aEHie
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avx]neuric{ukUTi pri[ |o \pnY]xh xm]pi]emE vic]>iuuU. O>il O>u nU>i \sk]>]vu>ueT aTulec{u O>u k]>Yh x]Diic{uek]Tufem[ AvsYeu. atiE[ |tu zptiPh kifemu >]vuR prtien nU>i xtiu kyuh ecy[tu. `iuh >]vuR ve> zsmeiuh atu x]Diic{uek]Tu]N k<ii}. atin]l nU>i |]BhgE]Tu kUTi avieTniu pi>iyukyuh viv>h EtvE>i niey ariyiukyuh ni zptiPEkUT]et k]>Yh niS[zpy]xm]yi nU>iu epeu x]Diic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. >]vuR pURveev>h nimih niey akeTu]n]yi ci gUzpEy]g L ecy[tuek]]fi>ui>ut[. pE, niyueT muNk>utu kLek][ aet]uh Pic{i>ui}. aenyi>uE]]f[ |o xhgtiyu]yt[. |tu EkE]L >]vuRu]yi>u eev>h dVigufIBvic{u. ~tuviDvuh niey t]mxiy]et ap]yeTu fem[ ay]L aE]L tIRc{eTuukyuh atien]>up]yh kupiTiukyuh atu ty{]r]ivy[ukyuh ecy[tu. aenyi>iu k]u >]vu>uh pe nU>iyuh til k]futiniTy]yi. aE]L zpxhgvs]l nU>i ">]vu>u vic]>ic{iu x]Di] k]>Yh EtvE>i ni `niu x]Dic{utu" `u pru. >]vuR atu muE te arii>uueviuh atu pry]etyuh B]vi]etyuh aE]L m]ztEm ariuu `u B]vil autvuh xE]Svuh nTic{uek][, "atuEv{]! xE]Sm]yi, EtvE>i ni x]m]nY n}. aEHeE]e xmRn]yi[ O>u mzv]di |E]L BUE]kii}. avieTu A k]>Yh x]Diic{uttil `niu ap]>m]y xE]Se k]fiutin]yi w]N t>u x]nh aviTuute niu ek]uecu ek]Tuu w]N tyc{etu pryfh" `u pr[, ay]ueT eekvi>iEMl kiTi>u O>u xVREm]ti>mU>i ek]Tui[, "`e k]>Yh x]Diic{uttil \sk]>]vuRu xE]S
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e zpdRsii]n]yi |tu >]vuR tyc{t]f[" `u pru. atu EkE]Le |tu te akeTu]nu vidYy]efu niu mni]yi. atu ky{il v]iE]yti n]l pie p>iH]>em]umi}etyi>utuek][, "|t[ |osV> viDi te" `[ aEHh tIRc{eTui. `iuh tni[ abh piE]yi `u viv>h B]viukyuh pryukyuh ecy{]et aEHh O>u xE]SB]vil nU>iEy]T[, ">]vu>ilni[ O>u x]nh ki]niTy]ytuek][ `niu ve> xE]Smu[. at[ |vieTiiy viv>inu w]en]e> <uu t>]h at[ aute ek]uecu >]vuRu ek]Tufh" `u pru ni OE>]SfemTu[ atil, "|t[ `eiumu]kuemu w]N vic]>ic{i>ut]f[. |tuve> kRvuh k]vuhkUTi Ouvi}. |E]L >uem]u. Ae, viE>]Dmi}. `ni[ n]lpe]]efil ninu pz[" `e<uti nU>iyueT ky{il ek]Tuu. nU>i atu ek]u ec[ >]vuRuh ek]Tuu. atie pz]hdivxh >]vu>uh Em]ti>h ky{il v]iytie n]lpe]]hdivxh niyuh m>ic{u. aE]L niu zp]yh `<upE<u vy] yi>uu. aEHE]TukUTie aEHie vhsvuh tIRu `utu pryfemi}E}].

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Tiuxule Azkmfk]u gu>uv]yu>en avieT ni[ |ieyTu[ aue<yuh piIT[ m]Evie>yuh `<uic{u kuTiyi>uiyi>uu `utu zpxim]fE}]. gu>uv]yU>nuh aue< kZS[fxV]miyuh v]x[tvil AL Outey]efiuh avR >uEp>uhkUTi aue< t]mxic{i >u k]u p pifuh mlx>umu]yiut]yi aEnkh e`tiHYu[. gu>uv]yu>e zpIti]yi nTu nmx[]>dYkL u k]N mut]y x]DnL vy[u O]up]ztil e kiTuky}]et, mu p]ztil pk>uk ptivie}uh `]l A x]DnLu ki]vucuv \]k]rie}umutu zpxim]fE}]. `iuh gu>uv]yU>N aue< t]mxic{i >u k][ nmx[k]>in]yi vc{u]u k]nuh muh ki]vu cuvek]u mnuSYRu \pEy]gi]N nivZiyi}] t]yiIRu. |tien AIIRtu gu>uv]yU>En]Tu x[pR nimih aue< kZS[fxV]miy]efutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. |tinupk>h gu>uv]yU>nuh citu zpvRi]ti>ui}. aue< kZS[fxV]miu zptidinh mu]ru pr p]lek]u pWx]>]yxh ptivu] yi>uu. atil gu>uv]yU>N ayuh muh k]fic{u niEvdYinu ek]] viDi]iIRutuTi. |en |vR tiu x[pRyuh mX>vuh nimih >uEpRuh pUj]niEvdY]dikL nT]N nivZiyi}]et vtin]l gu>uv]yU>en Tiu xul]e \pzdvh smiutuve> m]Evie> ek]uEp]yi |>uEt]yivu. gu>uv]yU>en kuTiyi>uiyi>u vuh aviTue vkyyi O>u kifruh |E]<uh aue< k]Fm]nu[. |zpk]>h te eevnuh ~um]nUR Edvnuh tiuh ci pifu]yiu[. 973-]m]u n]TunIiy >]mvR
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mH]>]jvu ti>umnuek][ eevnu v<ip]T]yi ~<> (~<u viytuh Ou ecriytuh) ep]]nke (p}]vuek]u pfiyic{u xVRkiTuek][ ep]tiyic{u) ti>uvnpu>uni[ eev E[ ek]Tuyc{u. klpnzpk]>h H>i]>M]R ep]]nke vi>ui]e>e][ `Tuic{u ek][ k>m]Rm]yi pure[ O>u divxh ~um]nUR vuEcRu. ep]]nke Eztie pTi]er Eg]pu>ryiirivc{u nT k]vl]e> ~lic{i[ H>i]>M]>uh cumuk]>uh kui]numu]nu Ep]yi. avR kuiyuh Bfvuh k<iu vu En]iyE]L ep]]nkueT tyil O]E>] viy xRi>iut]yi ku. Ae>iuh aTuu ec]l A By> xRL PfL viTRie][ cIiuTuh. atin]l `}]v>uh Byeu m]riyt}]et aTuu ec}utin[ ARuh eeD>Ymu]yi}. pie |tieni zpsnhevic{u En]iytil, |o Anke t]N viyy[uk yie}uh |v tniu Evfemum]f[ ~um]nUR Edve aBizp]yemu k]fukyuh A viv>h ti>umnriyiutin[ `<uti ayy[ukyuh zps[nil ktuEp]e te mH]>]j]vu ti>umniEu O>u dRsnmu]kukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l A ep]]nke ~um]nUR Edve B]>il `Tuuvc{uek]utinu klpic{nuvdic{u. |E]<uh ~um]nUR B]>ii>iuvyuh \Xvk]il `<uE]TukUTi ek][ nTuvyum]y ep]]nkL avieT vuEcR tizpk]>m]f[. eevnu v<ip]T]yi niyic{[ \]ic{yc{vy]y ep]]nke ~um]nUR EdvN |Ty[uvc{[ tieyTutin]l vIuh ~<>ep]]nke \]ic{u eevEyy[fem[ mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ klic{u niyic{u. aE]L O>u divxh >]ztiyil ti>umniEu O>u dRsnmu]yi. atie x]>h tniu ep]]nyuh muh Evfemie}uh atie vi ecv]i O>u xHzxksh nTiy]l mtieyum]yi>uu. |tu eeve klpny]efu visVxic{u mH]>]j]v[
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ti>umnuek][ azpk]>hte atiEkmk]yi eev[ O>u xHzxksh nTiukyuh ecy[tu. eevnuh ~um]nUR Edvnuh til |E]<uh pifm]ef]f[ jnueT visV]xh. atin]l eev[ ami dRsnin[ |E]<uh ~um]nUR Eds]>]>uh Ep]k]ri}. ArMu Edvnuh sb>ims]x[t]vuh tiuh pifm]ef ]f[ jnueT visV]xh. atin]l ArMu]R sb>imy[u Ep]k]ri}. pe]>il ArMu]>]y ciR sb>imy[u Ep]kutinu niyic{[ "en]yu" tuTi. aE]L avRu ArMuEdvN xVp[nil zptYm]yi "`e jnL m cvifemi}; xkk]>Yxiiuh `e Exvic{uek]]l mti" `>uiec{y[tu. `iuh avR atien vkvy[]et y]k]h sb>imy[u Ep]yi. sb>imy[[ Ep]kuvR "s>fmy{E]" `uh "ay{x]miEy s>fh" `uh muh viic{u pru ek]]fE}] Ep]kuk ptiv[. `]l ArMu]R "ArMu xV]miEy s>fh" `u viic{uek]]f[ Ep]yt[. avR sb>imy[u xmIpm]yE]L ay{xV]miyueT n]y[L (kTuv]kL) v]yuh ep]ic{uek][ av>ueT Ene> p]uecu. atuk[ ArMu]R Byp>vsM]>]yi pURv{]Dikmure ArMuxV]miey viic{utuTi. aE]L A vY]zGueT v]yil aukL vu try[ukyuh av mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. A xmyh sb>im s]x[t]vie evip]Tu]yi (evic{]Tu tui) "ArMu]R `e nTyil v>]N p]Ti}" `u k[piukyuh ArMu]R avieT dRsnh k<i]et mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. a]h mutl]f[ ArMu]R sb>imy[u Ep]k]ety]yt[. ArMu EdvN mH]viS[fuvie O>vt]>m]y aRjunn]ef]fE}] xlph. atin]l sb>imyy{e n]y[ueT Ene> s>myc{t[ A EdvN tey]ef]f[ visV]xh. |en Ek>il zptiieiu aEnkh EdvM]R til p pifumu]yiutinuh |E]<uh pifm]ef
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utinuh ve> e`tiHYu[. |vey}]h mnuSY>ueT xlpilniu]yiuvy]yi>i]n}]et k]>fmi}E}].

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zbiiSumb]ril 'prE]T[' `i}E>]yi O>u nU>i yu]yi>uu. aEHh xk Evds]x[ztuh pu>]Efti H]x]dikuh zgHic{iu O>u vidV]nuh zpkZtY] vi>nuh |osV>Bnum]yi>uu. e`HikxuKe}]muEpic{[ aEHh kurc{uk]h |osV>en Exvic{uek][ xVgZHile t]mxic{tie EsSh aRpuztmiztkzt]dike `}]muEp ic{u ve>]h anYEdsil xW>ic{uek]i>uu. aen Ep]yiE]yi OTuvil aEHh O>u viy vn]>il ecuEcRu. aE]E<uh aEHh ulpip]x]dikLek][ ~vuh p>vsn]yiIRu. atin]l Bfp]nIyEnVSic{u ek][ aEHh A vn]>il cuuxW>ic{u. aE]L eedvgtY] O>u muniv>]zsmh keukyuh avieT tpu ecy[tuek]i>u mHRSiEzse aTulecu tniu visuh d]Hvuh duHm]yiIRi>iuuevuh avey smiiutinu v}tuh t>femuh y]ciukyuh ecy[tu. atuEk[ A mHRSiEzsN ci Bfx]Dnuh muh ek]Tu[ A nU>iey xhtZp[tn]iytie EsSh, "a[ A>]f[? `in]yi]f[ |vieT vt[" `uh muh Ec]dic{u. aE]L nU>i t]en]>u zb]fn]efuh mumu p>m]Rem}]h mHRSiey zgHiic{u. \Ten mHRSi, "au Evd]DY]ynh ecy[tiiE}" `u Ec]dic{u. "\[" `u nU>i prE]L mHRSi. "`]l aEu ulpip]x]dikueT b]Dyu]k]niTyi}E}]. Ae, Evdh mu<uvnuh au pic{zpk]>h Ou ec]}iELe" `u pru. atu Eku nU>i Evdh mu<uvnuh t]N pic{i>utuEp]e ec]}iELic{u. aE]L mHRSi, "|tumu<uvnuh pi<y]f[; |et}]h mr]l aEu w]N EvdmupEdsic{ut>]h. |tu mrutinu kurc{u divxh vTE]u ti>ii>u[ \>uvi]l mti." `u pru. azpk]>h nU>i vTE]u ti>ii>u[ ~t]nuh divxh Evdh \>uviTukyuh aE]E<uh aEHh pic{i>uet}]h mrukyuh
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ecy[tu. pie A mHRSiEzsN Evdh Adimutl avx]nhve> nU>i[ \pEdsiukyuh Evdil |i mzL jpic{uek]]l visuh d]Hvuh \]vukyie}u pruek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. pie nU>i azpk]>h ul pip]x]dike aTie]uh Ey]g]BY]xh ecy[tuek]uh A mHRSiyueT aTul t]mxic{u. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh >u divYpu>uSM]R avieT v>ukyuh mHRSiey[ `E] ciet}]h pru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. av>uh mHRSiyum]yi \]y xhB]Sf em}]h Ekueviuh atu mnuSYB]Syil a}]yi>utin]l nU>i[ k]>Yem]uh mni]yi}. atin]l aEHh mHRSi Ey]T[ A v divYpu>uSM]>]>]yi>uuevuh avR pr et]yi>uuevuh muh Ec]dic{u. aE]L mHRSi, "A divYM]R eek]xv]xik]y >u sivBUt]f[. |u zsIp]Rvtiu Ex]mv]>zvtm]ky]l k]lk<ukic{Uinu w]NkUTi ec}femu Edvi a>uiec{y[ti>iuu `]f[ avR prt[" `u pru. atu EkE]L tniuh kUTi eek]xil Ep]y]le]]emu AzgHh ks]yiI>uky]l nU>i teUTi ek]uEp]kfemu mHRSiEy]TEpic{u. aE]L mHRSi, "a[ atiniE]L sn]yii}. |vieT]mxic{]l kurc{uk]h k<iyuE]L auh atin[ sn]yiI>um] yi>i]h. aE]L atin]yi]zgHic{]l mti" `u pru. aet]uh xti]et nU>i pieyuh niRbiuky]l OTuvil mHRSi nU>iyueT |hEp]e ecy{]emu xtiu kyuh `]l eek]xilec{]l aumiuem]e En]u kEy] v}tuh xhx]>iukEy] ecy{>uetuh Ouh mi]et t kuiu niute En]ie][ |>uuek]femuh mHRSi pryukyuh azpk]>m]yie]]emu nU>i xti ukyuh ecy[tu. Ep]k]nu xmym]yE]L mHRSi te eeky[u piTic{uek][ kTy[]N nU>iEy]Tu pru. nU>i azpk]>h
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ecy{ukyuh a>nimiShek][ >uEp>uh eek]xieu kyuh ecy[tu. aE]L k]l k<ukic{Uin]yi avieT axhKYh mHRSim]R `Iu]yi>uu. ave>ey]e k]l k<ukic{t[ zsIp>EmsV>n]yi>uu. A kUil prE]u nU>ieyyuh Bgv]N k]lk<ukic{u. \Ten `}]v>uh \]ni>uu. aE]E<uh avRu kuTiu nIRvI<[]n]yi zsIp]RvtiyueT pur]T]yi. EdviyueT k]lc{iie mw[jUn]dh EkutuTiyE]Le nU>iyueT mnikiuTi. zsIp]Rv{ti O]E>]>uRuh mury[u kuTiu nIRvI<[i. zkEmf nU>iyueT aTul vuEcRu. aEHinu kuTiu nIRvI<[iy xmyh aEHh kunii>iuky]yi>uu. `iuh zsIp]Rv{tiyueT p]dL aEHh x[pm]yiu. "|o p]dL te |zt mEn]H> ]yi>iu iti[ |o EdviyueT muKh `ztm]zth xu> m]yi>iuh! `e]ey]y]uh aet]u k]f]et k<iyukyi}" `u vic]>ic{[ nU>i ptueey]u tyuyR]N B]vic{u. aE]L EdviyueT xmIpu nii>u niEksV>e O>u HU]>h EkLeTukyuh nU>i Eb]D>Hitn]yi avieT niu etric{uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh zpB]tm]yE]L nU>iu Eb]Dh vIfu. aEHh kuturu En]iyE]L t]N kiTut[ O>u kui ]ef[ aEHinu mni]yi. `iuh |o Edsh ~t] efuh muh aEHinriy]N p]Ti}]yi>uu. aE]L O>u vZSi ci p]ztL Etc{u muutin]yi A kuil vu. avE]Tu Ec]dic{E]L A kuh pUmuimny[e vky]efuh muh pryukyuh nU>i avieT muu pE]<uh Ep]yi>utu ek][ atu v]x[tvh tey]efu mni]vukyuh ecy[tu. nU>iu xibe}]h tRi>uueviuh aEHh O>u viDh avieT ni[ k>y[u kyri. A xmyh pUmui mny[l atiks]yi O>u k>c{iuh pi<ic{iuh ayuh muryuem}]h EkLuky]l atie k]>feme[ aEHh A vZSiEy]Tu Ec]dic{u. aE]L avL, "mny[e viy ti>umniEu
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ve> Em]Hic{i>uu]y ~kpuztN |e >]ztiyil epeu]y `E] xuKETunimih m>ic{uEp]yi. A tEp]eyi>u O]mnunu mUu vyum]ztEm zp]ym]yi>u uu. atie svh |E]L dHii]enTuuek]u Ep]vuk y]f[. atie Ek]]Hm]f[ |o EkLut[" `u pru. |tu Ek m]ztyil nU>i mny[Eu ecu. A xmyh viy nU>i]Iu te ~kpuzte mZts>I>h dHii]n]yi `Tuu cityiEu ek]uEp]vuky]yi>uu. nU>i aTuuec[, "EH! aviTu[ Ouh vYxniE], \iey w]niE]L jIviic{ut>]h. atien avieT kiTfh" `u pru. |tu Eki[ nU>i]iE[ Ouh visV]xmu]yi}. `iuh Em]H]DikYh nimih A mZts>I>e avieTiTi. nU>i kurc{u evh eekyiETuu kTc{u `E] O>u mzh jpic{[ \iyueT muK[ tic{u. \i \Ten ku turu. nU>i pieyuh >u zp]vsYh kUTi evh jpic{u tic{u. aE]L m>ic{ukiTi>u \i xVs>I>n]yi `fI[ "a]" `u viic{uek][ nU>i]ie aTuE[ ecu. aE]L nU>i ]iEuh avieTUTiyi>u jnLuh mumu]y xE]S vuh autvuh `ztm]ztemu pry]N zpy]xh. prE]u nU>i nU>i]iEu p>icitn]yi>uu. `iuh aE]L jTyuh muTiyuem]e D>ic{uh m>vu>i \Tuuh mumi>utuek]uh kiuh ve>]m]yi>utin]uh aEHh |]]efu nU>i]iEu tt[]h mni]yi}. pie nU>i]iu Ec]diuky]l nU>i te c>izte}]h nU>i]ie zgHiic{u. aE]L nU>i]iEu nU>iyueT muK]y O]Ryil v>ukyuh aEHh pret}]h s>ieyu visVxiukyuh ecy[tu. prE]unU>i[ `iuh aEHie ABij]tYh xVlph kurv]yi>uu. Ey]gYtyuh divYtVvuh vic]>ic{u
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p]il s]x[t]vie Ezth ti>uvit]hkUril Ek]yh t]Uil n]kh pkutiyi]f[. |o Ezth p[ ~vuh zpxivuh zp]D]nYvumut]yi>uu. |tinu pu>]tntVvuh Ouh kurvi}. zsI p>su>]mN Ek>ie >y[]yi[ ki<u mkiuh pTi]ru xmuzdtI>ium]yi p il s]x[t]vien zptiic{iueutu zpxim]fE}]. p]ils]x[t]vuh A kUiut]yi vic]>i]h. `]l xVlph EBdmie}umi}. O>il zb]vu te EHmkuilni[ \d[BUtm]y O>u s]x[tZvizgHh ag[niEdve ky{il ek]Tu[, "|tu p>su>]me ky{il ek]Tu[, |tien yE]cith `vieTeyiuh O>u n} u zptii]N pryfh" `u pryc{u. ag[niEdvN azpk]>h ecy{uky]l p>su>]mN A vizgHvuh ek][ pure[ "p][" `u pruv>u A u vE]L |o h ek]]emu Et]uky]l A bihbh avieT zptiic{u. `iuh at[ avieT \ry[]et |ki \d[gmic{uek]i>uu. p zp]vsYh piTic{i>uIuh bihbmvieT |>i]y[ky]l p>su>]mN ~vuh viSn]yiIRu. A xmyh eedvgtY] x]]l p]n]>uh B]>Yyuh kUTi avieT vuEcRu. p]n]e> kE]L p>su>]mN p>m]Rem}]h pru. \Ten p]n]R A bihbiEMliTic{[ kI<[E][ amRie][ "|vieT]R[" `u pru. aEt]TukUTi bihbh avieT \rc{u. p]n]R "p]R[" `u prtin]l A Edsinu "p]R[" `u te Ep>u xiic{u. atu k]zkEmf "p][" `]yiIRu. |zpk]>em]ey]f[ p]il s]x[t]vie Agmh. atin]l |o s]x[t]vien zptiic{tu p>su>]mn]efuh p]n]>]efuh ag[niEdvn]efuh O]E>]>uR O]E>]viDh pryuu.

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zpti k<iu p>su>]mN Ep]ytie EsSh s]x[t]v[ divYn]y p]n]Ru zptYIBviukyuh "p]n]e> Aie] >ieiuh |vieT k]l ek]]emu[" `>uiec{y[kyuh aeny]k]emu p]n]R xtiukyuh ecy[tu. p]n]R murh viuek][ xW>ic{i>u avx>i]f[ avieTec{i>u t[. atuEp]e p]n]R pieyuh AuEt]ruh kRTk xhzk]in]L avieT eci>uu. p]n]>ueT murc{vTh zpxim]fE}]. p]n]R ptiv]yi kRTkxhzk]in]L p]ilec{i>utie x[m]>km]yi |E]<uh avieT kRTk xhzk]iEt]ruh jnL kUTi O>u kc{vTh nTiv>uu[. atinu 'xhzk]iv]fiBh" `]f[ Ep>u pruv>ut[. A divxh avieT pj]ti]>]yi axhKYh AukL kUTukyuh kc{vTin]yi aEnkh x]m]nL ek]uv>ukyuh ecy{uu [. `]l v>uv>il aDikh Ep>uh pryruh puy>uh x]m]nil aDikvuh ku, murh mut]yvyum]yi>iuh. zpti]n>h p>su>]mN tEsv]xik]y jne avieT v>ui |o s]x[t]vien `}]v>uh Edsp>Edvty]yi Ad>iukyuh Ac>iukyuh ecy{femu \pEdsic{u. atnu x>ic{u jnL kUTi avieT \p]yil O>h pfi k<iiukyuh xmIpn]y ayR]u nU>ieye][ ksh nTiukyuh ecy[tu. A Edvn[ AdYh niEvdYh k<ic{tu n]<iy>ivc{[ atie mukil O>u tuTh evyuh vc{]f[. atin]l aenyu niEvdYh A Edvnu ve> zpD]nvuh zpiyt>vum]yiIRu. aen v<ip]T]yi[ |E]<uh p>uh avieT nTiv>uu[. atinu n]<iy>iyuh evyuh `]f[ Ep>u pruv>ut[. Eds]RUTi \p]yil AdYh pfik<iic{ |o Eztinu piITu Evu puiey]e v>uiytu etuh kUR >]j]v]f[. O>u k]u n]Tuv]fi>u etuhkUR >]j]v[ AuEt]ruh mk>xhzk]i[ sb>im EztilE]yi xV]midRsnh k<ic{uvi>uu. A tu>]nu zp]y]DikYh
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ek]u Ifh nimih atu duS[>m]yiuTiytin]l O>]il avieTec{i>uE]L nTyil et]<utuek]uni[ "`e xV]miN! |vieT vu dRsnh k<ic{Ep]k]N w]N sn}]ety]yiIRi>iuu. |tu muTIu jIvic{i>iuk eyut[ `niu p>mxTm]f[. atin]l |tin[ `eiuh nivZiyu]i>Ef" `u BipURvh zp]Ric{u. au >]ztiyil tu>]N kiTuriyi>u xmyh O>]L aTul ec{[, "|vieT v[ `e dRsiutin[ nivZiyi}]vR `e ki<E nTyil v[ `e]uh mti. p]il p]Rutuh w]N tey]f[" `u prt]yi aEHinu Et]i. \fR[ \Ten kuturu En]iyE]L avieTeyuh Ae>yuh ki}. atin]l |t[ k>uf]niDiy]y sb>im s]x[t]vu te zp]Rney eeke][ a>uiec{y[tt]efu te tu>]N visVxic{u. tu>]N sb>imyilni[ ti>iey >]jD]niyil `iytie EsSh Ouh t]mxiy]et p]il s]x[t]vie ah, n]h, bilu>h, v]tilm]Th mut]yvEy]Tu kUTi Bhgiy]yi pfiyiutinu klpn ek]Tuu. >umUu m]xhek][ ah pfiyuh p>iv]> zptiyuh ksvuh nTiukyuh \Xvh mut]y AviEsSLuh m]xviEsS Luh nitYnid]nh mut]ytinuh ptivukL niyiukyuh avy[e}]h EviTE]h vx[tuvkkL EdvxVhEp>il ptic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. Aek]eT p]il Ezth O>u mH]Eztm]iIRu `u pr]l mtiyE}]. Ezth pfi k<ii[ au ksh nTic{tuh ayR]u nu>ieye]utey]f[ atin]l A nU>i A Eztie tziy]yiIRu. |E]<uh avieT tzi aEHh te. a]h mutl etuhkUR >]j]M]R p]il s]x[t]vien av>ueT O>u p>Edvty]yi Ac>ic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. avR a]u m]xie]>ieiuh avieTE]yi xV]midRsnh k<i]etyi>i]ri}. au >]jD]ni Ek]yu
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tiyi]yi>utin]l p]il EztiEu n]Wu n]<ikyiDikh dU>mu]yi>ui}. atin]l aE]u kUeTUeT E]kutinu xok>Yvumu]yi>uu. ep>um]M]>ueT B>f]n>h Ek>>]jYh p K]yi B]gic{u ci >]j]M]>uh |TzpBuM]>uh zpEtYkh zpEtYkh B>ic{utuTiyE]L avR til kUeTUeT yumu]vuk x]D]>fm]yiIRu. atin]l avRe}]vRuh zpEtYkh zpEtYkh eexnYe EsK>iEt[ atY]vsYm]yuh vukUTi. etuhkUR >]j]vuh |Uil zp]Dne O>iTzpBuv]yi>u tin]l aEHinu O>u eexnYEsK>h Evivu. atin]l aEHh >]jYu O]E>] k>kiuh O]E>]>ue> As]M]>]yi niyiukyuh avRe}]h ci ]nm]nuh muh k[pic{u ek]Tuukyuh A As]M]R O]E>] k>kiuh k>ikL eki n]uk]>]y pu>uSM]e>y}]h AEy]DnvidY aBYxiifem[ ~R]Tu ecy{ukyuh aen aviETu D]>]h eexnYu] yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. `u m]ztm}, |zpk]>h yuh aBYxi eTuvRu Aie]>il O>u p>I nTfemuh A p>I nTutu p]il s]x[t]vie xiDiyilvc{u Evfemuh niyic{u. AuEt]ruh vijydsmiu vidY]h>hBh k<ii[ >]j]v[ O>u n} divxh niyic{[ zpxieTuuh. A divxh >]jYu xk k>kilniuh As]M]R av>v>ueT siSYM]E>]TukUTi p]il vuEc>uh. aE]L >]j]vuh avieTeyuh. pie Ep]>]ik]yiuve> y]Ey]gYh >uB]gm]yi ti>ic{u niRuh. avR etuh vTum]yi pi>i[ afini>uh. `}]v>uh x>]yi niu k<iyuE]L yuh tuTutin[ >]j]v[ k[pnek]Tuuh. \Ten yum]>hBiukyuh ecy{u. |eney]ey]yi>uu |tie ptiv[. |o p>I]yuin[ p]il pT `]f[ Ep>u pruvi>ut[. |o yuin]yi p]il EztinuxmIph mtilupur]yi[ ~t]nuh h O<ic{ii>uu. A in[ 'pTnih' `]f[ n]mk>fh
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ecy[ti>iut[. |o yuil jyiuvRu eexnYil ci ]nuh ci x]nuh muh >]j]vu klpic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[ti>uu. yuil jyiutinu zpD]nm]yi xH]yiu EdvM]R Evy[e]>u mknuh s]x[t]vum]ef]fE}] vc{i>i ut[. atin]l etuhkUR >]j]vuh >]jYv]xikuh m]ztm}, mu ci >]j]M]>uh Ek]yiu>]M]>uh kUTi p]il s]x[t]vien O>u p>Edvty]yi]f[ Ac>ic{uv>ut[. n]u>]j] M]R til yumi}]t]yE]L mutl atien]e xV[ph kurvu vu tuTi. `iuh, ph, [mIpu>h, anpu>h, p]iy>, zg]mh mut]y Ek]yiu>]M]>ueT ek]]> iuh muh ek]c{utu>]M]>ueT azp]snvuh ek]c{utu>]i m]>ueT pieu k<i]l p]il ek]uecu dRsnh k<iic{u ek]uEp]vuk |E]<uh ptivu[. sb>ims]x[t]vuh p]il s]x[t]vuh Outeey ]f[ jnueT visV]xh. sb>imy[[ Ep]kuv]N x]Di] v>uh mum]yi aEnkh jnL mk>xhzk]iu p]il Ep]yi dRsnh k<iuk |E]<uh ptiv]f[. p]il s]x[t]vinu muNk]il |zpk]>em}]h zpxiiyuh zp]D]nYvuh \]yi>uueviuh etuhkUR >]jYh ti>uvit]hkUril EcREt]TukUTu atien]e ve> EBdgti vuEp]yi. `iuh Edvx]iYin[ |E]<uh avieT y]et]>u m]vuh vii}. A Eds]R |E]<uh A s]x[tvien tueT Edsp>Edvty]yiute Ac>ic{uv>uu[. Au Et]rumu \Xvinu xR]>ilniu xV[ph en}uh pfvuh ptic{uvc{iueiuh Ep]>]et}]h ecvuecy[t[ \Xvh Ekmm]utuh aHukL nTutuh |E]<uh Eds]R tey]f[.

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Eme<utiyi>iu EpR ek]Tu}UR evic{]T[ `u pru Biy[u nTuvR preiuh Ekii}]vR Ek>il aDikmueu Et]ui}. `]l at]>]efuh A mURiyueT \vh ~tu zpk]>m]efuh muh ariiuvR cu>um]ef]f[ Et]ut[. atin]l vxU>Im]yueT O>u viv>fh an]vsYm]vukyie}u Ekvh visVxiuu. ezetE]kYkkn]yi d]>ukN `e]>xu>nu]yi>uu `uh aven nizgHiutin]yi zsIp>EmsV>e mU]h tZilniu Bzdk]i avt>iukyuh A Edvi yuil aven ek]}ukyuh ecy[tuevuh muumu k m]REypu>]fil aRBUtm]y BEzd]lizpk>fh v]yic{u muh `}]v>uh arii>iumE}]. A d]>uk]xu>e B]>Y my]xu>e puztiy]y mEn]d>i ` xu>iy]yi>uu. d]>ukN Bzdk]iyum]yu yuil m>ic{uEp]kuem[ ~kEdsh tIRc{y]yE]L mEn]d>i eek]xxmIpil ecu zsIp>EmsV>enuric{[ atikinm]y tputuTi. avL ve>]h tpuecy[tiuh Bgv]N zpx]diukEy] avLu v} v>vuh ek]TuukEy] ecy[ti}. atin]l zsIp]Rv{ti "a}Ey] Bgv]En! zp]fn]]! |o x[ztI Bgv]enuric{[ avueT aBIee]Tuyy[]et]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. zsIp>EmsV>N: " a}Ey] BEzd! zp]fzpiEy! |vL ~vuh duy]f[. |vueT BR]v]y d]>uk]xu>nu zbH]mvu Evu v>e}]h ek]Tuuk nimih avN ezetE]kYv]xike `ztm]zth \pzdvic{u `ut[ Bvtiumriy]mE}]. |vueT |zpk]>mu v>h w]N ek]Tuuky]efil |vuh E]Ek]pzdvk]>ifiy]yiI>uh. atin]]f[ w]N |vLu v>em]uh ek]Tu]etyi>iut[. d]>uken |E]L nueT puztiy]y Bzdk]i nizgHic{i>iuh.
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ave \pzdvh tIRE]E<uh me]>u \pzdvh \]ivc{u `u v>ututu km]fE}]. zsIp]Rvti, "aet]e s>ite. `iuh Azsyiuve> anuzgHi]ti>iutuh km]fE}]. |vueT BR]vien nueT puzti nizgHic{uevil |viE]L an]y]y O>u viDvy]yitIRi>iuu. |ve aviTu[ anuzgHi]ph |vLu |ni A>]f[ O>u s>fh? atin]l `e}]m]y]uh aviTuu |ve anuzgHic{yy[fh" `u pru. |zpk]>h zsI p]RvtiyueT niRbh nimih Bgv]N zsIp>EmsV>N te EdHie viyRuevh vTiec{Tuu ek]TuiT[, "nI |tu ek]uEp]yi mnuSY>ueT EdHtil tiuk. ninu Evuet}]h mnuSYR t>uh" `>uiec{y[tu mEn]d>iey ayc{u. mEn]d>i |zpk]>h Bgv]e anuzgHh v]ie]u eek]xiil pureTu. mEYm]Rh avL Bzdk]ieyu. Bzdk]i d]>uken ek][ ave si>u muriec{Tu[ |Ttueekyil vHic{u ek]uh Evt]iyueT k<uil kyri BUtEzptpis]c]dike]TuhkuTi jyEB>i mu<ic{uek]uh ARiviic{uek]uh eek]xiEu v>v]yi>uu. |o EG]Sy]zt ki[ mEn]d>i[ Ou >xic{ie}} ve> vYxnmu]kukyuh ecy[tu. |o du `e BR]vien ek]uvE}]. atin]l |t[ AdYh |vile zpEy]gi]h `u vic]>ic{u mEn]d>i zsIp>EmsV>N ek]Tu viyRuevil ni[ xV[pemTuu Bzdk]iyueT EdHil tic{u. \Ten BgvtiyueT EdHie}]h ku>uL pureu. tEvdn pni mut]y xuKETukL ek]u Edvi ~vuh p>vsy]yiIRu. atin]l Bgvti O>uviDh v]Hnil niiri v<iyile kiT]yi. \Ten BUtgfil ciR O]Tiec{u viv>h zsIp>EmsV>e aTul \fRic{u. atuEku Bgv]N ~vuh Ek]pE]Tu vYxnE]Tuh kUTi Axnil ni[ `fIu. aE]L Bgv]e ecviyilni[ O>u By>mURi
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\vic{u. \Ten Bgv]N A tnujen aTul viic{u. "a}Ey] vX], w]N ninu G]kRN `u Ep>iitiuu. nI fil Ep]yi nie xEH]d>iyueT avst tIRu v>fh. avL ~vuh p>vsy]yi v<iyil kiTuu `>uiec{y[tu. \Ten G]kRN zsI p>EmsV>e p]dil vIfu nmx[k>ic{[ anuzgHvuh v]ie][ pureu. kuer dU>h ecE]L p>vsy]yi v<iyil kiTi>u Bzdk]iey ki[ A sivpuztN Bzdk]iyueT p]dh mutl ni ku>ue}]h tie]Tui. OTuuh muKu n]n]yi B]vic{E]L Bzdk]imuKh ti>ic{uek][ "nI `e xEH]d>n]fE}]. muKE]TumuKh EcRuk s>iy]yiut}. atin]l muKu ku>uL `uh `ni[ BUSfm]yi>ie. EsSmu]yi>uet}]h Ep]yE]Le `niu xuKm]yi<iu." `>uiec{y[tu. \Ten Bgvti cu<vuh En]iyE]L EpTic{uvirc{u dUe> m]ri En]ie]u nii>u mEn]d>iey ki[ ave piTic{uek]uv>utinu G]kREn]T[ k[pic{u. G]kRN mEn]d>iey piTic{u Bzdk]iyueT aTul ek]uecu. Edvi te v]L ek][ avueT kuh ecviyuh k]uh Ecdic{i[, "nI |ni kuh, Ekuh O]Tiyuh ecu mnuSYe> \pzdvi>ut[. nie mEn]d>ieyu Ep>ien m]i ninu w]N "vxU>i" `u Ep>ii>iuu. |ni nI `uh `e A]k]>fiy]yi p]Ruek]uk" `>uiec{yukyuh aveUTi te BUtgfueT kUtil eek]xiE[ ek]uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>m]f[ vxU>im] ` Edvt \]yiIRt[. A Edvt b]Dic{i]f[ vxU>I ae}il mxU>i ` vY]Diyu]kuetuh Bzdk]iu viE>]Dmu]ku k]il A Edvi pryc{i]f[ |o Edvt mnuSYe> b]Diuetum]f[ ci>ueT visV]xh. vxU>im]y[[ kuh ecviyuh k]umi}E}]. atin]l A Edvt mfh piTic{uh ni>iyuh ec]f[ mnuSYe> b]Diuetuh atuek]]f[
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aTu il vxU>iyuE]L kTuku vruukyuh pTh k]c{ukyuh muh ecy{>uetu pryuetuh ciR pryuu. zps[n]R pryut[ vxU>i, ec]v{]xhbm]y O>u E>]gm]efuh ec]v{yueT viE>]Dhek]]f[ atu]kuetum]fE}]. ec]v{] ` zgHee]u niREsiutuh Bzdk]iey AfE}]. `]l eevdYM]R pryut[ vxU>iyuh ztiEd]SL Ek]pic{iu]ku mu E>]geE]e te O]ef]f[. E>]gL `}]h te pk>ut]efuh EnzttVEzg]gLu viEsSic{uh pk>]nu skiyueum]fE}] eevdYs]x[zth EG]Siut[. vxU>iyuh tVEzg]gueT kUiut]ky]l pk>utienumueE atien]>u viEsSmuu `]f[ eevdYM]R pryut[. `]l vxU>i dIninu x]D]>f eevdYM]R cikiXi]ri}. vxU>iu cikiXiu eevdYM]R zpEtYkem]>u kU]>]f[. a]hgHZdyvuh muh avR pi]rumi}. av>ueT s]x[ztvuh Every]f[. "vxU>ipTh"'`uh muh avRu zpEtYkh ci eevdYs]x[ztzgu[. avyil pryu zpk]>m]f[ avR cikiXiut[. `]l vxU>i \]k]etyi>i]nuh \]y]l atie smnin]yiTuh Bzdk]iey Exviuky]f[ Evetu miv>uh xtiuumu[. atu yuvuh te. "Apdi kih k>fIyh" ` Ec]dYinu "x[m>fIyh c>fyugmhb]y]" `]fE}] k]Eti Bti>i \>h pri>iut[.

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59. tZUfiur Eztie \XvL


x]nEg]p]mURiy]y tZUfiurye Eztil cih, vZikh, kuhBh |o m]xi]yi AuEt]ruh mU[ \XvL vItm]f[ nTiv>ut[. |vyil zpxiiyuh zp]D]nYvuh Ekmvuem}]h vZikm]xie \Xvin]f[. "tZUfiurye \Xvh" `u Ep>uh A \Xvinu m]ztEm \u. A \Xvh muin]E \t]f[. mu \XvL >uh muin]E \vy}. av |T][ ci k]>f]l \]yiuvy]f[. cim]xie \Xvin[ "mUs]>iyueT \Xvh" `]f[ Ep>u pryut[. a \Xvin[ aen Ep>uv]>]nu k]>f[ t]e<ryuu. pe]>i!l tZUfiurye bihbinu EkTu xhBviuky]l bihbh m]ri zptiiEt]yivu. atiE[ O>u bihbh v]Rutin]yi O>u mUs]>iey ~[pic{u. pWE]HL (xVRh, evi, ec[, pic{, |>u[) EcR]f[ bihbh v]Ruv]N ~R]T[ ecy[tt[. mUs]>i E]He}]h kUiyu>ui v]Ri[ `}] E]Huh O>uEp]e \>ukiEc{Ri}. >umUu zp]vsYh \>ui v]Riuh s>iy]k]y[ky]l mUs]>i v}]et viSn]yiIRu. OTuh av!N BipURv{h Bgv]en dZm]yi x[m>ic{[, "kUTukUeTe tZUfitury]!" `u pruek][ v]RE]L `}]h s>iy]yi kUTiEc{>ukyuh A bihbil A mUs]>iyuh kUTiEc{Ru Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. aen Bgvn]y A mUs]>i[ x]yUjYh xiic{tie x[m]>km]yi O>uXvhkUTiuTi. atin]l A \Xve "mUs]>iyueT \Xvh" `[ |E]L pruEp]>uu. |ni kuhBm]xil \Xvumu]ytie k]>fh pry]h. kuhBm]xie \Xvinu "n(knY)eie \Xvh" `]f[ Ep>u pruv>ut[. pe]>il ~k]dsi
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(\dyE>UR) vTETu nU>iyueT |}[ aRjnh zpxvic{[ O>u epFkuiyu]yi. AdYm]yiu]y A kuiyil atie m]t]pit]M]R[ ap>imitm]y v]XYmu]yi>uu. ci nu>im]R[ epFkuikeuric{[ v]XYmu]yi>i]ri}. ave> viv]Hh k<ic{uek]Tu]nu buumuu vic]>ic{iE] `E], "knY]pitZtVh bHu duKEHtu" `]f[ avR vic]>iukyuh pryukyuh ecy{uu. atu mnuSYtVme}]f[ ci>ueT aBizp]yh. ciR[ AFkuikeuric{utiDikh v]XYh epFkuikeuric{]yiuh k]fuu[. "zp]yEs] m]nv]n]h mk>il mukEruh pp]t]tiE>kh" `uE}]. vTETu nU>iyuh |Uiu A]yi>uu. A epFkui[ j]tkvs]l pzu vyu k<iyutu ve> viy zgHi<y]efuh tE]Sp>iH]>]Rh A k]h k<iyutuve> kuiey ptiv]yi tZpUfiur Eztil ek]uEp]yi xV]midRsnh k<iifemumu]y EjY]lxYviDizpk]>h A kuiey Ar]h m]xil atie azp]snh k<iE]L mutl ptiv]yi tZufiUere]u Ep]yi et]<Ic{i>uu. aen eessvk]h mutl sIic{uvti n]l kom]>k]m]yE]L A kui[ tZUfiuer xV]mi dRsninu Ep]ku k]>Yil ve> xE]Svuh zsyuh niRbvumu]yiIRu. OTuh A knYk tZUfiuryen e]<]et jp]nh k<iyie}[ tIRc{eTuukyuh niRviG[nh at[ aente nTie]i>iukyuh ecy[tu. aen A knYky[[ pzu vyu k<iu. atuve> A zb]fkum]>i[ y]et]>u xuKETumu]yi>ui}. |tiniT y[[ aNnU>i[ Af]yiuh ep]yiuh mUun]u kuikL kUTiyu]vukyuh `}]h tZUfiurye k]>ufYhek]e[ visVxic{[ A zb]fkuTuhb]R xE]Sic{uek]i>iukyuh ecy[tu. EjY]XYM]R pri>u k]]vDi k<iukUTiytin]l |ni |o knYky[[ Ape]umu]vukyie}[ avieTey}]
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v>uh tIRc{y]i. `iuh knYk te xV]midRsnh pieyuh viG[nh kUT]et nTie]uteyi>uu. aenyi>iu k][ knYkey viv]Hh k<ic{uek]Tu fem[ AvsYeTuek][ O>u nU>i vuEcRu. aEHh xuek]uh xo>Yhek]uh ABij]tYhek]uh `u Ev], `}]hek]uh |o knYky[[ anu>Upn]yi>utin]l aNnU>i EjY]XYM]e> v>ui, vDuv>M]>ueT j]tkL En]iukyuh j]tkh Ec>uemu EjY]XYM]R xtiukyuh k]>Yh tIRc{eTui viv]Hinu muHURh niyiukyuh ecy[tu. |o vRm]nmriE]L A knYky[u]y vYxnh atiduHm]yi>uu. Evi k<i]N v nU>i dU>n]ky]l te m]t]pit]M]e> pi>iuEp]kfmE}] `u vic]>ic{} A epFkiT]vu duKic{t[. atienuric{[ A x]DusI O]RE] `ute xhsym]f[. Evi niyic{u `riE]Lte te xV]midRsnh muTumE}] `u vic]>m]f[ A epFkuiu]yt[. atu nimimu]y duHduKh mni e]tuie][ A knYk te ptivu pieyuh mui]et nTie]i>uu. A knYk EviyueT tE divxh et]<]n]yi nTyil ec xmyh vYxnh xHivy{]et ep]i>uek][, "`e tZUfiury], w]nini `]f[ `e xV]mieyu et]<ut[? n]e][ `e Eviy]yi. atu k<i]uTen `ee]uEp]vukyuh ecy{uh. `e et]<uh muuh. pie w]N jIvic{i>iuetin]f[? `e xV]midRsnh muTIu jIvic{i>iutien]L n}tu m>iuktey]f[. `e Bgv]En, |tien]>u nivZiyu]i>Ef" `ien mnil vic]>ic{u BiEy]TukUTi et]<utuhek]u niu. A xmyh tZUfiueryN eeknIi te zsIEk]vikEu viiut]yi ny[u (knYky[u) Et]i. \Ten A
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epFkiT]v[ akEu kyriec{ukyuh A vizgHh eeknIi } A knYkeyiTic{[ te m]Er]Tfy[ukyuh A xmymu]y p>m]nE]TukUTi knYk A bihbe muruek ekiiTiu kyuh A bihbE]TuEc{R[ adZsYy]yi Bviukyuh ecy[tu. Edvx]yUjYh xiic{ A knYkyueT vkL, Em]ti>L mut]y AB>fL bihbie pIiEMl kiTi>utu s]i ]>N `Tuu EdvxViE[pic{u. av |E]<uh avieT B]>ii>iuue]f[ ariyut[. A knYkyueT (neie) x[m]>km]yi nTiv>u t]ky]]f[ kuhBm]xie \Xvinu "neie \Xvh" `u n]mh xiic{t[. |o \Xvk] O>u divxh vTETu nU>iyueT |}u tZUfiuryen `<uic{uek]u Ep]vuk |E]<uh ptivu[. A divxh A |}u Ekmm]yi xdY nTukyuh |}uvR tZUfiuryen Em]ti>miTuviuk, tZUfiurye vky]yi A |}uvRe]e O]fuTv ek]Tuuk mut]yi aEnkh cTukL |o \Xvh xhbic{u |E]<uh nTuv>u iti[ |o e`tiHYh Ekvh aTi]n>Hitm]efu vic]>i]N p]Ti}E}].

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60. ArMu m]H]Yh


ti>uvit]hkUR xh]nu ti>uv}]]Uiu ArMuEzth ~vuh pu>]tnvuh zpxivum]yiut]f[. |vieT zptiiei>iu EdvN p]Rx]>iy]y zsIkZS[fxV]miy]kuu. xV]miey |vieT zptiic{t[ mDYm p]vn]y aRunn]ef]f[ EkLvi. |vieT Bgv]e eectnYvuh m]HYvuh atYutm]kuhvh xRvd] vii e]i>iuu. b]Yil a]Tiyil t]mxic{i>u k]u Eg]p] b]M]E>]TukUTi kic{u nTi>u A]ytuek]E] `E] ArMu Bgv]nu kuikeyuh kuikueT kikeyuh kuric{u ve> zptipiyut]yi]fuuf[. ArMu Edvnu v<i p]eTu x[pic{u kuikL[ Etc{ukui]N `yuh avR Etc{ukuic{uv>uE]L ctuRviD viBvE]TukUTi Bfvuh muuh muh ek]Tu]l EdvN zpx]diukyuh |o v<ip]Tu nTuvR vic]>iu k]>Yh x]Diic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy{uh. |zpk]>h kuikLu Bfh ek]Tuutin[ "ArMu yU["'`]f[ Ep>u pruv>ut[. |o v<ip]Tu ti>uvit]hkUR xh]n[ xRvzt nTi v>uu[. |tin[ |zt kuikL Evfemi}. ciR pzu kuikLuh ciR mu]ru kui kLuh Dnv]M]>efil nUeuh atiDikvuh kuikLuh xdY nTuu[. x]n]Rm]yuh kuikLu]ku dIn L EBdm]kutinuh mum]f[ x]D]>fy]yi ArMuyUu nTut[. ArMuyU[ | j]tiyiu kuikLE Ak]vU `i}. ~tu j]tiyiu kuikLuh Bfh ek]Tuut[ ArMuEdvnu zpItik>m]f[. ArMuEdsu kuikL AuEt]ruh Dnum]xh AdYh mutl avx]nh ve> A diiu prukiuh Et]iuh vI<u tfuu (aTy[]m>ie O]) ke}]h eprui EsK>iuk ptiv]f[. ArMu aTy[]m>h ve>yu zpEds
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m]ky]l tfuu D]>]mu]yi>iuh. mutuh n]ltuh b]M]R kUh kUTi O>uvk axBY]ukL p]Tukyuh etri pryukyuh ecy[tuek]]f[ tfuu epru]N Ep]kut[. `u m]ztm}, avR O]E>] uh ec]l p viDiu \pzdvL ecy{ukyuh ptiv]f[. `]l A>uh ave> viE>]Diyuh s]xiukyuh ecy{]ri}. aen v}tuh Ae> iuh ecy[t]l avE>]Tu eedvEk]pvuh timih avRu p viDiu Apukumu]kuemutu tIRc{y]f[. pe]>il tfuu epru]N ec kuikE]Tu ci vIuk]R, axBYh pryukyuh p]Tukyuh kslkUTukyuh mum>uetu pru viE>]Diuky]l avRu EdvviE>]Dmu]vukyuh OTumvR ArMu nTyil viic{uec{]}u zp]yih ecEy{ t]yi v>ukyuh ecy[tiu[. aen pRumu]ytil iey]f[ tfuu epru]N ec}u kuikE]Tu A>uem]uh pry]ety]yt[. kuikL epriiyufi EsK>iu tfue}]h avR mk>xhzk]iyueT tEdivxh nTyil ek]uecu k]ukL n]i avyilvc{u eki tI ek]uuh. zsIEk]vi kuniu O>u ti>i ek]ui v]i AR[, v]y[u>v, v]dYEG]Sh mut]y AQhb>E]TukUTi ek]uv]f[ |o kin[ tI ek]utut[. |t[ Edvn[ ~vuh zpItik>m]yiu t]f[. |tu k]futin[ AuEt]ruh A divxh avieT axhKYm]ukL kUTuh. |tuh |E]<uh ptiv]yi nTuv>uu[. ArMuEzth p]ndiyueT tI>]fE}]. A EztTvil axhKYh mXYu[. avey 'ti>umL' `]f[ pruv>ut[. Edve ti>um]ky]l avey A>uh v vIsiyuh muh piTi]ri}. avey piTiukEy] \pzdviu kEy] ecy{uvRuh EdvEk]phnimih pviDiu anRu]kuh. A mXYLu Et] ci>vi a>iyuh kUiyii |uek]Tuut[ avieT EdvzpItik>m]y O>u p<ip]T]f[. aBIxii]yi p>uh |o v<ip]T[ |E]<uh
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nTiv>uu[. ci x[ztIkL zpxvic{]l muyil p]l cu>um]yi>iumE}]. aen v]l ti>umLu Emlr zpk]>h a>i ek]Tu]l mti muyil p]l D]>]m]yiu]kuh. kuikL kuTiutin[ am]>ueT muyil p]u]v]N |vieT Ever]>u v<ip]TukUTiyu[. atu mW]Tiu>u EsK>ic{u ek]uecu nTyil kUukeyut]f[. |en ecy[t]uh tm]>ueT muyil D]>]m]yi p]u]kuh. ArMuEzth \[ \o>]M]>ueT (\o>]Fm]>ueT) vky]yi>uu. a]u EdvxVh vky]yi p il muh en[pu>kumu]yi>uu. EdvxVh vk en}]h pi>ic{[ } A enlpu>ki]f[ |u xUic{u vi>ut[. cim]xil O]finu muNpu v>u pU>]Tun]L A enlpu>kie}]h agtikLu en}u ek]Tuuk ptiv]yi>uu. A divxh en}u v]uv]n]yi aEnkmgtikL enlpu>kie}]emuk pti v]f[. O]fin[ en}i}]iT[ A Eds]>uh pifiy]yiE]yi `u v>>uet]f[ Edve vic]>h. pe]>il ptivuEp]e O]finu en}u ek]Tuyc{E]L en}u v]utin]yi "n]>]nh" ` u enlpu>yilec{ O>u c]iu en}uvuk]R en}u ek]Tui}. EsSem}]vRuh en}u ek]Tuu. vEy]vZyuh E>]gifiyuh agtiyum]yi>u A c]iey duM]>]y en}vuk]R kiuh kie}u B]vic{u ep]y[u. en}u kiuh kiuemu B]vic{u xYve> A p]ve c]i avieT k]uniu. xYy]yE]L atiks]y m< tuTi. m<]ruek][ czbihbh mUTiE]y tin]l viy |>uuh vu. O>u viDiuh Ep]k]N nivZi yi}]et m< nnuek][ A p]ve vEy]vZ avieTe kiTu. avu jp]nh Ep]uh k<ic{iumi}]yi>uu. visu ek]uh tfuuek]uh p>vsy]yiIR A c]i piE divxh En>h evuutin[ muNp[ avieTiTute m>ic{u. |tunimih atikinm]y EdvEk]ph xhBviukyuh \o>] M]Ruh k]>]M]Ruhem}]h pviDiu anRu
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]yiuTukyuh ecy[tu. avR |tie k]>fmriyutin]yi zps[nh evic{u En]ic{til p]veT c]iu en}u ek]Tu]et pifiiu ek]tiu]y EdvEk]pm]f[ anR k]>femu ku. |o Ed]Ss]iu \o>]M]>ueTyuh k]>]M]>ueTyuh gZHilni[ O]E>]>uR `uh Au Et]ruh cim]xil ti>uEv]fdivxh \pv]xm]yi Ezt il t]mxiuky}]et Ever y]et]>u zptiviDiyumie}u zps[n]>N viDiukyuh ecy[tu. |o viDizpk]>h |E]<uh avieT nTuv>uu[. Ezth xR]>il EcRtiEn]TukUTi O]fie en}v[ mut]y ptivukuh EBdeuEp]eyiuh avieT \o>]Fmyuh k]>]Fmyumu]yi>uv>ueT gZHil niu O]E>]>uR cim]xil ti>uEv]fu]L EEzt]p v]xh ecy[tie}il avRu EdvEk]ph nimih anR u]kuemutu tIRc{y]yiut]ky]l avR |E]<uh A ptivien EBdeTuIi}. cim]xil ti>uEv]fdivxh ArMuEztil ati Ekmm]yi xdY ptivu[. A divxh avieT ec}uvRe}]h j]timtEBdh kUT]et n]n]viBvE]TukUTi Bfh ek]Tuuk ptiv]f[. |o xdYy[u x]Dne}]h "k]UR" ` u EdvxVh vk mil EsK>ic{u vy[ukyuh avieT ni[ avey}]h viy ekuv (vWi) i]i \zt]Tun]L >]ztiyil pureTu ti>uEv]fdivxh a>uEf]dym]kuE]L ArMuEzt]viTuukyum]f[ ptiv[. xdYx]m]nuh ek]u v>vu ve> Ekmm]f[. x]m]nvL kUT]et avy[[ akTiy]yi ~t]nuh kivumu]yi>iuh. ki vie}]h AukL kyri vWi]u p]Ti kic{uh v]dY EG]SE]Tuh ARuvii, v]y[u>v mut]yvEy]Tuh kUTi yu A v>vu k]f]N EztnTyiuh xmIpzpEdsiuh axhKYm]ukL kUTuk ptiv]f[. pe]>il ptivuEp]e ti>uEv]fie tEdivxh >]ztiyil x]m]nL ekuvi]ie][ AEG]S
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xEmth k]u>u niu pureTu. ~t]nuh v<i vE]L x]m]n vL mEYm]Rh O>u [ k>y[Tu[ \rc{u. ve> AukL kUTi pviDil zsmic{u En]Iuh A ve avieT ni[ |r]N k<ii}. O>u nivZiyumie}]yE]L avieT aTuu]yi>uu O>u eedvene][ zps[nh evic{uEn]ic{u. aE]L vTui>iu inu xmIph O>u vIiuvR gtiEkTunimih tEdivxhte AH]>em]uh k<i]et "ArMuyNte s>fh" `u pruek][ pifi kiTuueuh avR[ AH]>inu v}tuh ek]Tul vikuemuh zps[n]>N viDic{u. \Ten a>i ek]Tu]emu pr[ A vIuk]e> viic{u. avR a>iv]utinu O>u ek]c{u murvuhek]u v>ukyuh A murh nirc{[ a>i ek]Tuukyuh tt[fh vikuky]l EvgilE]u EztTviTuukyuh ecy[tu. pie AuEt]ruh x]m]nL vil kyie][ avieT v>uE]L A vIuk]e> viiukyuh ave>]>u murvuhek]u v>ukyuh ek]uv>u murh nirc{[ a>i ek]Tuukyuh ptiv]yi. ek]uec}u murh nirc{[ a>i kiTuemu kE]L atY]zgHik]y A vIuk]R murie vih kUiuTi. |o a>i v]utin]yie avR zpEtYkh pru viy murmu]ic{[ A murvuh ek][ a>i v]]N v>uk ptiv]yi. aen kuer k<iE]L av>ueT Eml EdvEk]pmu]vukyuh avR zkEmf nsic{[ anYhniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh cim]xil \zt]Tu]L x]mnvL A ]nu v>uE]L |o pURvvZ]ie x[m]>km]yi mUu mui a>i v]>i avieTyiTuk |E]<uh nTuv>uu[. ArMu vh (vWi) ki zp]D]nvuh zpxivum]fE}]. |tu Edvn[ ~vuh xE]Sk>m]yiut]f[. avieT ptiv]yi vhki nTutu cim]xil ti>uEv]fh mutl \zt]ti ve>y]f[. \zt]ti ti>uv]rMuye ti>un]]ef]f[ vc{i>iut[. A divxe A EdsuvR ti>uEv]feL
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zpD]nm]yi Ac>iuu[. zpD]nm]yiu vhkiyuh a]f[. vhki nTtu avieTyu k>(Eds)]>]kuu. ArMuEdve xEtiuLet]yi aEnkh k>ku[. A k>]R[ O]E>]>uRuh |o vhkiyiu v]siyuh mX>vuh Ouh ci}ry}. av>v>ueT ki Ekmm]kfemu vic]>h `}]vRumu[. |tiE[ A Eds]R O]E>]>u>uh zpEtYkh zpEtYkh vu]ic{iu[. O]E>]>u>uh mX>ic{u vinu nIh kUiUi |E]L avieT mUiy]Erk]l Ek]lve> nImu vL D]>]m]yi>iuu. vL cuN, cu>uN, O]Ti, p>uuv]N |en pvkyuE}]. avyil ArMue kiutin]yi \pEy]giutu cuN vm]f[. |E]L avieT Eds>ueT vky]yi n]lptil ury]et kivu[. av `}]hkuTi EcRu kiuk \zt]]tin]L m]ztEmyuu. ti>uEv]fh mutl divxhEt]ruh >uh n]uh vL kUTiUTi \zt]tin]L `}]h vukUTuh. AdYm]yi v>u vL "n]r]fu mflurh" `u pryu u vTuukiTuh. `}] vuh avieT vu EcR]l ki tuTuh. pun][ptu vL O>umic{uni>u ek]uh EG]Svuh ek]Ti, kuT mut]yvyuh p]uh ARu viiyum]yu A vhki nyn]nk>m]y O>u k]<[c tey]f[. ny[uk]>uh am>]>uh p]uk]>uh v]dY]>uh mum]yi O]E>] viuh ~kEdsh `<upWuEpE>]h k]fuh. cim]xil ptivu |o vhki kUT]et ci>ueT EpRu v<ip]T]yiuh avieT ciE]L vhki \]k]ru[. atinu >E] n]E] v}]et \]yi>i]ri}. v<ip]Tu kiyueT ecev}]h v<ip]Tuk]>N te vHifmE}]. vh ki]Ru ekEmm]yi xdY nTukyuh muh Evt]ky]l vDikm]y]l ecvu duRvHm]yiI>uemu vic]>ic{u x]m]nY]R vie `h kU]N AzgHiukyi}. >E] n]E] vLek][ ki nTi]Nte O>uviDh Dnik M]RE x]Diukyuu.
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ArMuEdve vhki]Ru xdY k<iutuh xV]miu v<ip]Tu te. vhki]Ru xdYy[u "vxdY" `]f[ Ep>u pruv>ut[. x]n]Rm]yuh E>]gsmni n]yuh muh |o v<ip]T[ p>uh nTuu[. anYEds]R vxdY nTutie mur t]e<ryuh zpk]>m]f[. AdYhte ~tu k>]>ueT v]R]f[ xdY nTu etuh `zt vL v>ui xdY nTfemuh niyifh. pie A niyieTu k>yie zpD]ne EpRu viv> in[ `<utiyyy[fh. atil xdY nT]N niyic{i>iu t[ | m]xh |zt]h tIytiy]efuh |zt vh v>femuh viv>ic{i>iukyuh Evfh. k>n]e mrupTi kiiy]l xdYy[u vhkU]h. niitdivxh >]vie fieiuiTE]h v il nirc{[ AukL kyri ek]Ti, kuT, t< mut]y AQhb>E]Tuh v]dYEG]SE]TuhkUTi p]Tiic{u v<ip]Tu k]>e gZHil vuEc>uh. A xmyh v<ip]Tuk]>N avieT nirpryuh viuhvc{u k]uniu v]e> `tiE>i>ui, muru]nuh muh ek]Tuu xl>ifh. avR murui >xic{u kurc{u En>mi>uu vizsmic{uk<i]l `}]vRuh Etc{ukuiN `yumiWyuh muh ek]Tufh. avR Etc{ukui k<iuv] uTen xdYy[u | vy[fh. xdYyueT vh \p]yie]u m]y]lE]>]. k]N, O]N, `>iE>i mut]y my]rikuh, p>i[, pc{Ti, kUukri, x]]R mut]y p>Edsriuh ah, vT `u, Eb]i mut]yvyuh pTh (ecriytuh, viytuh) p<h nuru[, pWx]> mut]yvyuh D]>]m]yieTuu vifh. n]ukUh zpmN, `ukUmuE>i, aztyuh \iiv, \ree>[, Em]>[ mut]yvyuh D]>]mu]yi>ifh. Oinuh E]ph p]Ti}. xdY v]Ru m]zth ek]Tu]l Ep]>]. \]n]yi v>uvRe}]vRuh ek]Tufh. `}]vRuh xk viBvuh D]>]m]yiu]yi>iukyuh Evfh. aeny]f[ vxdYyueT ptiv[. xdY k<iyuE]L `}]vRuh cnh, pnInIR mut]yvyuh muru]nuh ek]Tufh. v]R murui
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>xic{u evTikuh pru xVlpEn>h |>utie EsSh v<ip]Tuk]>e aBIh ArMuyN x]Diicuek]Tue `u AsIRvdic{iu y]zty]kuh. A xmyh avRu v<iu tiutinu D]>]m]yi evi pukyiyuh avil nnc{tuh cumTu eki vilvc{u ek]Tufh. k>]>il zpD]nM]Ru ci x]nuh ek]Tufh. |en ave> xE]Siic{u vTvuve> anuy]zty]yiec{u y]zt pryfh. |eney}]m]f[ v xdYyueT mur. |o v<ip]T[ |E]<uh pR nTuu[. avR vic]>iu k]>Yh Bgv]N x]Diic{u ek]Tuuumu[. \zt]tin]L ve}]h n]r]fu mfluru ecu EcRtie EsSm]f[ ki tuTuetu muu priu E}]. O>]il ve}h n]rfu mfluru ecu EcR xmyh a]u ti>uv}] tHsIld]>]yi>u Eksv pi avRkL avieTec{[ avieT kUTiyi>u jnE]T[ "ArMu Bgv]e xEtiu xk k>kie jnuh |vieT kUTIuE}]. nie `}]vE>yuh kUeT[ O>u k]>Yh aEpiutin]yi]f[ w]N vi>iut[. k]>Yh me]um}. nueT Bgv]e ah eciTuvic{]le]]emu w]N vic]>iuu. atiEu nie}]v>uh y]si DnxH]yh ecy{femut]f[ `e aEp" `u pru. |tu Ek[ jnUil ni[ O>]L "auie |o \dYmh Ekvh an]vsYvuh O>u vk EB]StVvum]f[. |tu O>iuh nTutum}. xR]R vk Ezth eciTuviutinu jne \pzdvic{u pfmu]Iu EvfemuE]? xR]>il pfh D]>]muE}]. |tiE[ jnL DnxH]yh ecy{ut[ A>riy]n]f[? |t[ \ril k]l ti>uutuEp]ey]fE}]. |tiEu A>uem]uh t>uemu Et]ui}. jEn]pzdvuh ecy[keyut[ O>u xR]>uEdY]gnu Ey]gYm]yiut] Ef]? auitinu puret[ Ouh s>iy]yi}" `u pru. |tu Ek[ tHsIld]R v}et viSn]yiIRu. aE]E<uh
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A mrupTi pry]L Eb]D>Hitn]yi ~vuh p]>vsYE]Tu kUTi eviyi m>h Ep]e epeu nihptic{u. `}]v>uh p>izBmic{[ aTuuec[ ay]e]Tu xuKEeT]efu Ec]di c{i[ ay]Lu n]vii xhx]>i]N vHiy]yi>uu. ay]ueT n][ x[thBic{uEp]yi>uu. aE]L avieTyu]yi>u mu jnL t]HsIld]E>]T[, "|o ~BYN kyi}]y[kek][ |eney]e prt]f[. atuek][ aE[ wE]Tu p>iBvh Et]>ut[. xV]mik]>Yin]yi y]si DnxH]yh ecy{uv]N we}]v>uh x>]f[ `u pryukyuh ciR ~t]nuh xhKY aE]Lte ek]Tuukyuh tHsIld]R kii ytu v]ie]u mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. A Eb]D>Hit n]y Ae ciR kUTi O>u vi]i ay]ueT vIil ek]uec]i. vhki k<itie EsSh `}]v>uhkUTi A xuKETu piTiep AueT vIiei. aE]<uh ay]L Eb]D>Hitn]yi e kiTi>uu. eevdYM]R pic{ vidYke}]h zpEy]gic{u En]iyiuh O>u Pvumu]yi}. atin]l O>u zps[n]>en v>ui zps[nhevic{u En]ic{u. aE]L zps[n]>N |o xuKET[ ArMuBgv]e Ek]ph nimimu]yiut]efuh xV]miBn]y tHsIl]e> AEpic{ti]f[ xV]mi[ aDikh viE>]Dmu]yiuetuh atin]l A vIilniuh ciR ecu tHsIld]>vRkueT aTul m]y]cnh ecy{ukyuh ah eciTuviu vky[u tt]y O>u xhKY avieT ek]Tuukyuh Bgv]e nTyil viic{uec]}i zp]yih ecy{ukyuh ecy[t]}]et |o xuKETu EBdeTukyie}uh viDic{u. \Ten zps[nviDizpk]>em}]h ecy[tu. aE]L xuKETuk]>nu Eb]Dh vIfu. `iuh ay]Lu xhx]>i] r]yi}. aDikh t]mxiy]et ay]L m>ic{uEp]vukyuh ecy[tu. |o vRm]nh Eku jnLu Bgv]enuric{u Byvuh Biyuh pURv{]Dikh vRiuky]l Ec]di]ette ecuEmc{ilvk y[u `}]v>uh y]si O]E>] xhKY tHsIld]>EHie
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aTul ek]uecu ek]Tuu. aEHh n]inu eciTuvifemE vic]>ic{i>uuu. atu k<iiT[ pieyuh pfh ve> aDikmu]yi>utin]l vium]TinukUTi aEHh eciTuvic{u. |zpk]>m]f[ ArMu Ezth eciTu vic{t[. Bgv]e m]H]YviEsSh |niyuh |en ve> pry]nu[. O>il O>u n]yRu n]Biu t]e<y]yi O>u mu<yu]yi. atu zkEmf vRu O>u xWiEp]e tUi. at[ ay]Lu ~vuh \pzdvk>m]yiIRu. "|o mu<Ey]h viil xVRhek][ O>u kumiyu]ic{[ ArMu Bgv]n[ nTy[u vy[ukyuh avieT n]lpe]u divxh Bjiukyuh ecy[t]l |o mu< Ep]kuh" `u ciR pryuky]l atu visVxic{[ n]yR ArMueec{[ BipURvh Bjnh tuTi. a][ ArMu mtilk[ O>u k (m]N ) \]yi>uu. at[ kuiy]yi>uE]L O>]L ek]uec[ v<ip]T]yi nTy[u ekiyt]yi>uu. atu zkEmf v>ukyuh viy ek]ukuh muh \]yiI>ukyuh ecy[ti>uu. `iuh at[ Ae>yuh \pzdvi ]ri}. EdvxVilniu atinu tI[ ciet]e ek]Tuic{i >utukUT]et avieT dRsnin]yuh Bjnin]yuh muh ec}uv>uh A ky[u ti]N `eiuh ek]Tuuk ptiv]yi>uu. O>u divxh A Bjn]>N n]yR Bgvt[n]mL jpic{u ek][ Eztzpdifh ecy[tuek]i>u xmyh A k aTuu ec}ukyuh atu c]Ti n]y>ueT n]Biu t]e<y]yi O>u kuuvc{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. kuuek] fil n]yR Eb]D>Hitn]yi niuvIfu. \Ten ciRkUTi ay]e `Tuu mtilu puruek]u Ep]yiiTi. aE]L >h |Tmuriy]et zpvHic{utuTi. avieT \]yi>uvR p>iEs]Dic{ E]L mu< kyueT ek]uek][ ep]iIriyi>iut]yi ku. \Ten ciR O>u eevdYen v>uik]fic{[ "|ni |tien]f[ ecEy{t[? `u Ec]dic{u. eevdYN murivu p>iEs]Dic{i[ "|t[ A k Bgv]e klpnzpk]>h ecy[ttutey]f[. Bgv]e
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ky[uh sx[ztzkiy ariy]em]f[ Et]ut[. |o kuu xV[ph m]riy]yi>uu ek]i>uetil E>]giyueT k aE]Le k<iyum]yi>uu. Bgv]N ecy[ttinu EsSh ecy[v]N w]N sn}. |ni Evutu ArMuyNte ecy[tuek]uh. |en >h kuer Ep]y]lie mu< k]fukyi}. pie murivufiy]l mtiyE}]. at[ Bgvt[ kZpek][ zkEmf s>iy]yie]uh" `u pri[ eevdYN Ep]yi. pie mUu divxEu >h Oic{uek]ute yi>uu. aE]E<uh mu< k]Fm]ni}]ety]yi. cikiXey]uh kUT]et te zkEmf murivufi. n]yR pURxuKe zp]pic{u. an>h A n]yR xVRumiyu]ic{u nTy[u vy[ukyuh Everyuh ci v<ip]TukL nTi Bjnh k]hkUTi mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. O>]L me]>]Lu ek]Tu]nu]yi>u mutl ek]Tu]ni e}[ ArMu nTyil kxtYh ecy[ti[ \TN ay]ueT n]iriE]vuky]l xhx]>i]N vy{]ety]vukyuh au te ay]L m>ic{uEp]vukyuh ecy[tt[ |o aTu k]]f[. |tu kriv>ilc{iR |E]<uh jIvic{i>iuu[. gu>uv]yu>nuh au< kZSfxV]miyuh tiuh eev nuh ~um]nUR Edvnuh tiuh muh pu ci pifvuh mX>vuem]e \]yiueutu zpxim]fE}]. atu Ep]e ci xhgtikL |vieTyumu]yiu[. ArMu]>N O>u n]yR kviyU>u O>u vIil O>u x[ztIy[u xhbh ecy[ti>uu. A n]yR ay]ueT vIilni[ O>u pUvNv]<u kviyUR B]>YgZHil ek][ ec[ av>ueT pril n} vUru h En]i ku<ic{uevc{u. pieyuh n}Ep]e vmiu suzsUSic{tin]l v]< y]k]h kuc{u viy kuyu]yi. k]y[u mU]yE]L, "|o ku evi<uic{u ek]uEp]yi ArMuBgv]nu niEvdifh" `u n]yR pru. aE]L B]>Y "A ku evE; atvieT niu p<ue. p<uiu evi kviyUREdvnu niEvdiifh" `u pru.
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|en avR >uEp>uh tilviy v]dm]yi. ku A>uh ev]et avieT niu p<uutuTi. O>u pT p<uE]L O>u divxh `vieT niE] O>u ku>u vu p<u k]y[ tiu tuTi. at[ k[ n]yR ek]<iyuh k}uemTueri[ ku>ien O]Tic{u. ku>u v]<yilniu c]TiyE]L c]h pi<c{[ O>u kuiyiEMl vIfu vyru kIriE]ytin]l \Ten m>ic{u. aE]L B]>Y, "A ku ArMuy[u ek]uEp]kfemu prtu ek][ kviyUR EdvN te Hnum]en pryc{[ A ku kTiic{[ asueTutiyt[ kiE}! |ni A ku ArMuy[u ek]uEp]kut[ `nie]u k]ffh." atuEk[, "tni[ niEvdi]n]yi niyiei>u v]<y[u suh m]iy ku>ien ArMuyN \Ten nizgHic{tuh kie}? ArMu yEn]Tu kic{]l |enyi>iuh. ArMu EdvN v}] y]eu nIyuh mni]ie]fh." `u BR]vuh pru. ArMuniu ciR pe]>il sb>imy[uEp]yi. sb>imy[u Ep]kuvR "xV]miey s>fmy{]" `u viic{u ek]]fE}] Ep]vuk ptiv[. "xV]miey s>fm]rMuyE]" `u viic{uek]]f[ ArMu]R Ep]yt[. a<ut ` uvc{[ ay{e evic{]T]yi O>]L tui, "`e n]mh vii]et `e m Ekruve>}]h `e n]y[Lu (vY]zG Lu) |>y]kuh" `u klic{u. `iuh ArMu]R av>ueT Edven viic{uek]ute Ep]yi. aenEp]yi viy vni]yE]L Ouve> vY]zGL v]yuh ep]ic{uek][ ArMu>ueT Ene> c]Tiec{u. ae]L `vieTniE] tu>u tue> aukL ecu vY]zGueT v]yiuh EdHiuem}]h ptic{utuTi. \Ten vY]zGe}]Em]Ti k]Tukyri. `iuh au >]ztiyil ArMu]R kiTuriy xmyh "ni]>uh m Ekr>ut[. n]ee ti>ieyE]>fh" `[ O>]L av>ueT aTulecu prt]yi avRe}]vRuh xVp[nmu]yi. |zpk]>h xVp[nh k]fic{tuh s>h zpEy]gic{[ vY]zGe O]Tic{tuh ti>uv]rMuyn]efu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}].
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xVp[nh ktie piE divxhte ArMu]R ti>ieyE]u. a]h mutl ArMu]R sb>imy[u Ep]k]ety]yi. |E]<uh A Eds]>]>uh sb>imy[u Ep]k]ri}. ArMu Edve B]>il ti>uv]B>f]yiuh pf ]yiuh muh ve> mutuki>iueri[ av tie]u Ep]k]n]yi pe]>il Ouve> tuuM]R AyuDp]fi k]yi avieT ecu Ekri. ti>uv]B>fuh muh epruiey Tuu B]hekie][ avR y]zty]y xmyh xhKYyi}]et s>L v[ av>ueT EdHil trc{u tuTi. s>yy[u t[ A>]ef[ En]I[ avieTeyuh AE>yuh k]Fm]ni}] yi>uu. nivZiyi}]ety]yE]L tuuTkL avieT nie Tu mutukuh av>ueT AyuDuh avieTte viec{ri i[ AukTviE[ O]Ti. avR A kTvinTuu |Tv<iyil ec{E]L avieT >u vsumu]yi>u p]rkL kUiyTu[ avRu muE]uh purEk]uh Ep]k]N p]Ti}]viDi]u kyuh axhKYh tuuM]e> avieTyiu ewiew>uie]}u kyuh ecy[tu. av>il ciR m]zth ci}. `iuh av>uh c]k]et cu `u viDil ~vuh p>vsM]>]yi IRu. aen EsSic{vR "|ni O>u k]uh wuh wueT j]ti]>uh ArMuEdsu kyri Em]iukEy] mupzdvL ecy{ukEy] ecy[kyi}. pTc{vn]f[ xtYh"'`[ xtYh ecy[t[ avieT ni[ Ep]yii<c{u. atilie |]h ve> ArMu Edsu tuuM]>ueT \pzdvmu]yii}. avR `riuk v]uke}]h epruieyTuu Eztm]ikyueT mukil xUic{iu]yi>uu. avyil ~t]nuem]e tu>uu piTic{u EkTuvu Ep]vukyuh Ouve>eyh Eh ecy[tu vilukyuh ecy[tueviuh EsSmu v]ukL |E]<umvieT bilu>yueT mukil xUic{uvc{iu[. |zt ve> v]ukL \]yi>utuek]ute au ek]y[u vi>u tuu M]>ueT xhKY Ouh ci}ry}]yi>uu `u tIRc{y]]h.
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ArMu Eztil `}]]uh Bjn]R D]>]mu] yi>iuh. avieT dRsnin]yi v>uve>}]h y]si Bjn ]Ru v}tuh ek]Tuuk ptiv]f[. Bjn]Ru v}tuh ek]Tuutu xV]miu xE]Svuh Ouh ek]Tu]etyi>iu tu viy viE>]Dvum]f[. Bjn]R[ Ouh ek]Tu]vRu EdvEk]pvuh timih pviDiu anRumu]kuem utu niym]f[. ciR Bjn]Ru ctuRviD viBvE]Tu kUTi Bfvuh pfvuh ek]Tu[ ave>e]u synzpdifh nTi ptiv]kuu. atuh avieT EdvzpItik>m]y v<i p]T]f[. \Xvk]il sIEvixmyuh kuT, ek]Ti, t< mut]yv `Tuuek]unTuvRu pH]>L, avil e]ti mut]yv ek]Tuutuh avieT v<ip]Tute. avieT Eztie zpD]n nTyil eviyilniu mtilku kyr]N ptienu klpTikL \[. atinu 'ptien]hpTi' `]f[ Ep>u pruv>ut[. \Xvk]u ciR EdvzpIti ]yi p<ukL ek]uvu ptien]hpTiyueT mukil niu ek][ kuuuh. aE]L p<h `Tuutin]yi ptien]h pTiyueT t]<u kuik]yuh agtik]yuh axhKYh jnL kUTuh. aen pRuh tiutin]yi p<ukL kuuu tuh avieT O>u v<ip]T]f[. |en ArMu Edve m]H]Y L, avieTyu viEsSL mut]yv pryuky]efil |niyuh ve>yu[. |o vk xhgtikL visVxiuvR |E]L ve> kuruEp]yi>iutuek]uh visVxiuvRu ArMu Bgv]e m]HYh Ouh ci}rye}u mni]utin[ |ztyuh prtuek]u mtiy]kutin]uh |ni aDikh vix[t>iui}.

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Ek]iyil ek]c{y{enu zpxin]yi>u t]]ney uric{u Ekii}]v>]yi ti>uvit]hkUR >]jYuh aTu zpEdsiuh aDikm]ukL \]yi>iuemu Et]ui}. |o An c>iu (m>ic{u) Ep]yi[ |E]L ptin]u ek]}iDikh k]m]yii}]tin]l |ven (|o AnyueT xVB]vh vic]>iu E]L |tien `} "|ven" `ute prEyiyi>iuu.) kiuv>]yiute |E]L aEnkhEpR jIvic{i>iuu[ `utinu xhsymi}. |o An AdYh r]iyil kR]vie vky]yi>uu. zpxi m]zikn]yi>u EtvE>i d]Em]d>N ni prtnux>ic{[ kR]v[ |o Aney 990-]m][ ac{N Ek]vil s]x[t]vinu v<ip]T]yi nTy[i>ui. nTy[i>uiy xmy]f[ |o Any[u ek]c{yN `u Ep>it[. a[ |o { Any[[ ~<u vyu m]ztEm zp]ymu]yi>uuu. nTy[i>ui yE]L An EdvxVhvky]yiIRueviuh avieT nirui yi>u]l Any[[ > mtiy]vukyie}u vic{]>ic{uh A Aneyuric{u]yi>u v]XYhek]uh kR]v[ Aney aE]Lte EdvxV]E>]T[ ~uv]i r]iyile ek]u vu nirui >ic{u vRivu. a]u ek]c{y{nu c |TukEy] aven ty[ukEy] ecyi>ui}. avnu ek]Tuutu tiuek][ kR]vie v]xute muuh prium]yi kic{unT]f[ ek]c{y{N vRt[. `]vN mnuSYe> \pzdviukEy] priu etiNeet, v]< mut]yv nsiiukEy] y]et]uh ecy[ti>ui}. Ekvh mnuSYb]enE]ey]f[ ek]c{yN avieT t]mxic{i>ut[. { ek]c{ynu kR]vie gZHiu x[ztIpu>uSM]E>]Tu { ve> x[EnHvuh kuikeuric{u zpEtYkh v]XYvumu]yi >uu. avieTyuvRu ek]c{yenuric{u x[EnHvuh { avt]yi>uu. A kuTuhb]hgil Ae>iuh "ek]c{y]!" { `u viic{]l avN aE]L avieTeyuh. kR]vie gZHiu kuike kiiutinu ek]c{ynuh ek]c{y{
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e aTulec{u kiutin[ aviTue kuikLuh ve> xE]Svuh \X]Hvumu]yi>uu. kuike ek]c{ye { aTu]iy]l EvtuEp]e xUic{uek]uemu visV]xh avieTyu am]Ruh mumu]yi>utin]l avR atinnuvdiukyuh nT]r]y kuike}]h ek]c{ye aTul ecu kiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. ek]c{yen { |Tvuh vvuh piic{[ |fi, kUilniiri kR]vie v]xu ek]uv divxh mutl k]>fv>u kR]v[ eny{uh p>iuh kUiu<c{[ O>u>uEc{]ru ek]c{ynu ek]Tu]et \ofu k<i]ri}. atu k[ { avieTyuve>}]v>uh ek]c{yn[ O>u>uEc{]ruvIth ptiv]yi { ek]TuutuTi. `]l k]>fv>ukR]v[ \>ue]Tuu tinumu[ Ae>iuh \>u ek]uec]l ek]c{yN v]uk { yie}utu tIRc{y]f[. k]>fv>ukR]vie \>u v]i iuk<i]l pie A>u ek]uecu ek]Tu]uh avN v]ie]uh. pie niRb{em]umi}. ek]c{yN kR]vie v]xu t]mxic{i>uE]L { avn[ An]>M]>u]yi>ui}. avnu tIi, etE] mut]yv Ae>e]eiuh kR]vu evic{uek]Tuuh. avN tIi k<i]l murrE] priE] `vieTeyiuh yEh Ep]yiiTuek]uh; aeny]f[ ptiv[. a]u kR]vie gZHil d]xYzpvZikL]yi cieyuh viieyuh Ep>]yiu >u x[ztIkL t]mxi c{i>uu. ek]c{y{e suzsUSy[]yi A x[ztIkey]f[ kR]vu niymic{i>ut[. avR ptiv]yi ek]c{y{en pu<yil e]uEp]yi kuiic{uek]uv>fh at}]et viEsSiec{]uh Aneyhbic{[ avR ecEy{t]yiu]yi>ui}. aen kurc{uk]h k<iE]L ciyuh viiyuh epeu m>ic{uEp]yi.

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aE]L ek]c{ynu]y xTh `ztm]ztemu pry]N { zpy]xh. vii[ muh mumu]yi>ui}. ci[ O>u mku ]yi>uu. ci m>ic{tie EsSh kR]vu ek]c{yen { kuiiutinu ciyueT mke niymic{u. aen kurc{u k]hkUTi k<iE]L k]>fv>u kR]vuh m>ic{u. aE]L ek]c{ynu]y xTh Ekvh { duHhtey]yi>uu. kR]vu m>ic{iu mUudivxE[ ek]c{yN `eiuh tiuky]ke, evh kuTiuky]ke, { \ruky]ke ecy[ti}. aEH]>]zth k>u ek]ute avN k<ic{ukUi. k]>fv>ukR]vu m>ic{tu xhbic{u aTiyi> e}]h k<itie EsSh ptiEn<]h divxh pie k]>fv>ukR]vuh tilec{[ \]ni>uE]L muNptivu vic]>ic{u ek]c{y{N tie v]till H]j>]yi niu. `]l A k]>fv>ueT xVB]vh k<iuEp]y k]>fv>ueT xVB]vhEp]e a}]etyi>utin]l aEHh ek]c{y{n[ \>u ek]Tui}. aE]L ek]c{yn[ ax]m]nYm]y kuf[itmu]yi. { `iuh avieT EsSmu]yi>uve>}]h ptivuEp]e \>u ek]Tutin]l ek]c{yN O>uviDh xm]D]neu. `]l A { xm]D]nvuh aDikdivxEu nIunii}. avieT EsSmu ve>}]h Any[[ \>uek]Tuuueu >umUudivxh k<iE]L putiy k]>fv>riyukyuh atienuric{[ aEHh Ek]pic{[ `}]ve>yuh s]xiukyuh ecy[tu. Any[[ ti]N etE]Ey] me] a}]et Ec]ru ek]Tuut[ an]vsYm]ef ]yi>uu aEHie aBizp]yh. `um]ztm}, Any[u kuizp]yh k<ii>iutin]l |ni atin[ O>]n]>en niymiukyuh cyiTu pfiyic{u tuTukyuh ecy{femu kUTi aEHh aBizp]yeu. |et]umriy]et ek]c{yN piE { divxh ptivu Ep]e \>uy[]yi aTuv]till H]j>]yi. aE]L aviTe viy ek]c{yEn]T[, "`e mkEn, { |oyieT k]em]e m]riE]yi, viy, ninu Ec]ru t>>uet
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]f[ |E]<e k]>fv>ueT klpn. aEHh pryutien anux>i]etyi>i]N wLu nivZiyi}E}]. ninu Ec]ru t>>uetu m]ztm}. cyiu nie |ni pfiyy[f emukUTi aEHh niyic{i>iuu. wLe]e |tu viy xTm]yiu k]>Ym]f[. `iuh `u ecy{]h? `}]h xHiu ky}]et nivZiyi}E}]" `u pru. |tu Eku ek]c{y{N kIe>]iic{[ k>uek]u xVlpEn>h vic]>mg[nn]yi avieT niu. A xmyh aviTe O>u ecriy ku kuer Ec]erTuu ku<c{u>ui ek]c{ynu ek]uecu ek]Tuu. { `iuh avN atu v]iyi}. pie avN `}]vE>]Tuh y]zt pryu B]vil tuieeek]u ci AhgYL k]fiu kyuh dInxV>L pureTuviukyuh ecy[tiu kie>]iic{u ek][ avieTni[ |riE]yi. ek]c{y{e A y]zt k[ avieTyu]yi>u `}]v>uh Ab]vZh ep]i>uEp]yi. ek]c{yN Ene> ec[ Aiiri n]u n]<ik pk]ku { tuve> evile kiTu. n]u n]<ik pke ckiyueT mkL kui]n]yi AukTvil ecu. A xmyh ek]c{yN { avieTni[ `<uEu Ep]yi Auvu nii>u O>i}iUh kui mric{iu. aE]L atie cuvil miniTyil |>ui>u O>u ecukuTh \>u[ AiEu vIfu. ek]c{yN A ecukuT { emTuu ciyueT mkLu ek]Tuukyuh y]zt pryu B]v il tuieeek]u ci AhgYL k]fiukyuh ci dInxV>L pureTuviukyuh pie kR]vie gZHi Eu En]i k>yukyuh ecy[ti[ avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A ecukuTh nirc{u >]siy]yi>uu. piEdivxh >]vie ek]c{yN ac{NEk]vil s]x[t] { vie nTyiei. s]i]>N ek]c{y{en kE]L ariyuk y]l kuer Ec]ruek]uecu ek]Tuu. ek]c{yN atu v]i { tiiu k]ilyri ket]e pric{u tiutuTi. aumutl ek]c{yN k]ilniu tIi nTukyuh keu tT]k
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iuh muh |ri evh kuTiukyuh >]ztiy]kuE]L a ie ti>umuu ecu kiTurukyuh ptiv]i. aen kurc{udivxh k<iE]L EdvxVR ek]c{yen { >iutin[ O>]n]>en niymiukyuh viv>h Em]viEu `<utiyy[ukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L ek]c{ye kke}]h { mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u klic{riyukyuh |o Aney Ek]iyil t]nkueT kUil nirui EvtuEp]e >ic{u ek]femu klpnyu]vukyuh ecy[tu. a][ n]Tuv]fi>ut[ ek]}h 1022-]m]u n]Tu nIiy >]mvR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]]yi>uu. klpnzpk]>h ek]c{yN { Ek]iyiei t]mxm]yi. kurc{uk]h k<iE]L pn] pu>h ti>umUhpi `e]>u p]ii ave >kn]yi niymieu. ti>umUhpiyueT si]x]mRYhek]uh Ek]iyiu]yi>u mu t]]nkueT xHv]xhek]uh muh ek]c{yN k]zkEmf O>u t]]ny]yiIRu. `um]ztm} { ku<iyil vI<u Anke k>y[[ kyi kUi]i aTy[u tinu ek]c{y{enEp]e buiyuh x]mRYvumu O>u t]]n ti>uvit]hkUril Everyie}u zpxii avN aciE>f x]diukyuh ecy[tu. ~er]mxiy]et pn]BN `u zpxin]y O>u t]]nkUTi Ek]iyil vuEcRu. kurc{udivxe xHv]xh ek]u ek]c{ynuh pn]Bnuh p>x[p>h atYh x[EnH] { kuM]>]yiIRnu. avR >uEp>uh kUeT kUTiy]l `zt via k]]ny]y]uh ku<iyilniu k>y[u kyi kUile]uec[ aTy[utin[ avR[ y]et]>u zpy]xvumu]yi>ui}. aenyi>iu k]u xR]>ilni[ Anke ku<iyil vI<ic{u piTiukeyu ~R]Tu Eveuvy[ukyuh Anke piTiutinu Ek]iyilniu ptupzun]<ik ki<u "muvNpu<i" ` [ O>u ek]mu]ukyuh ecy[tu. ek]il k]]nkL vu kyrutu kUE]eT
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AfE}]. k]]nkL ek]il kyrik<i]l t]]nke atiEu viTukyuh t]nkL k]]nke O]Tic{u pie] (viy ek]inku ecriy ek])i]ukyuh avieT vc{u vTiu ekukyuh pie t]]nkL |Tuvsuh vuvsuh niu vTil piTic{uvic{u k]]nke O]E>]E]E>]]yi ek]u Ep]yi kUi]i aTy[ukyu m]fE}] ptiv[. aeny]yE]L t]]nkueT AvsYh aDikeTukyuh ek]c{yN, pn]BN mut]yi muvieT { \]yi>u t]nkeek]u mtiy]k]et v>ukyuh ecy{uk y]l 'mzpi>unIkf[N ' mut]y ci t]]nkeuTi avieT v>ui. mzpi>unIkf[nuh OE>]]>h t]]n tey]yi>uu. `iuh ek]c{ye xVB]vvuh ti>unI { kf[e xVB]vvuh til ve> a>mu]yi>uu. ek]c{yN { te piTiyimRie]uEp]yi kUi]i aTy[uh. ti>unI kf[N te piTiyim>] Anke \Ten kuie]}uh. |t]f[ avR tiu zpD]n vYtY]xh. aen mzp i>unIkf[N aEnkh n} Anke kuie]}ukyuh timih xR]>iEu ve> nh xhBviukyuh ecy[tiu[. |tunimivuh mu ci k]>f]uh xR]>il niu ek]h Eveuvy[ukyuh pURvitiyil Anke ku<ikil vI<ic{upiTic{]l mtieyu tIRc{eTuukyuh ecy[tu. a]u En>h eevkuE]L ek]c{yenyuh pn]B { enyuh ceyTuu k]iEu viyy[uk ptiv]yi>uu. avR >uEp>ukUTi k]ilyri ket]e OTic{uh pric{uh tiu vyru niry[ukyuh \rh v>uE]L yEh `vieT eyiuh kiTurukyuh En>h evuuE]L An]>ueT v]xu H]j>]vukyuh ecy[ti>uu. O>u divxh ptivuEp]e >]nkuh O>umic{u k]iEu Ep]yiu ek]c{yN { tiutiu vTE]uh pn]BN etE]uh Ep]ytin]l avR til pi>iy]niTy]yi. kurc{udU>h Ep]ytie EsSh pn]BN ek]c{yN v>uue] `u n]upurEuh En]i. aE]L {
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muNvsu kurc{u dUe>y]yi O>]n nilutuk[ atu ek]c{yn]efu vic]>ic{u pn]BN ecTuE]L A { k]]n c]Tiey]>ukuuek]Tuu. pn]BN ek]uek]u titin]l kuu ek]i}. aE]L k]ny[u EdSYh ks]yi. A An pn]Ben ku]n]yi vIuh c]Tiec{u. aE]L pn]Bnuh Ek]p]n]yiI>uky]l A kuuh ek]]et ek]uek]u tiiu k]]ney ku]n]yi pn]BN c]TivIfu. k]]nyuh kuuek]]et ek]uek]u tiu. |en A >]nkuh b]ixuzgIvM]e>E]e atiBy>m]y yuh ep]Tiep]Tic{utuTi. piE divxh En>h evuiuh A AnkueT yuh avx]nic{i}. En>h evu E]L ek]c{yN ptivuEp]e An]>M]>ueT v]x { ei. aE]L pn]Ben avieT k]f]iu ek]c{y{nu viy vic]>m]yi. En>h >]ztiy]yiuh pn]BN vuEcRi}. O>uviDil >]zti k<ic{ukUIu En>h evue]L ek]c{yN { pn]Ben aEnVSi]n]yi k]iEu y]zty]yi. ave pi]e ci t]nkE]TukUTi ti>umUhpi mut]y An ]>uh Ep]yi. kuer dU>h ecE]L O>u k]l n]<ik akey]yi >]nkueT amRc{yuh ek]ukL kUiyiTiu suh EkutuTi. aE]Le ek]c{y{nuh ti>umUh pi mut]yvv>uh xhgti mni]i. \Ten ti>umUhpi O>u t]nyueT cy<ic{u ek]c{ye muil |uek]Tuu. { ek]c{y{N A ce n]]yiu mTieyTuuek]u nTu tuTi. pi]e muv>uh ecu. aen kurc{udU>hkUTi ecE]L pn]Bnuh O>u viy k]]nyuh til yuh ecy[tuek]u nilut[ avR x[pm]yi ku. k]]n c]Ti pn]Ben kuukyuh pn]BN ek]uek]u tukyuh ecy[t xmyh ek]c{y{N O]Tiec{u eekyiu]yi>u c ek]u k]]nyueT O>u mR]n[ \oE]TukUTi O>Ti ek]Tuu. aTiek] fil k]]n m>fEvdnEy]TukUTi mUuvh cui nihptic{u. aEt]TukUTi A k]]nyueT kyuh k<iu. pie `}]v>uhkUTi k]ilniu ti>iekE]>ukyuh
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ecy[tu. atilie ek]c{yenUT]et pn]BN tnic{[ O>u { k]>Yinuh O>u uh Ep]k]ri}. O>il ku<iyil vIf O>u k]ney ku<iyil niu ky]n]yi vTiu ekiyEsSh purkie vTh O>u m>i EMl ekIu k<uinu ekiyi>u vTil vtuvse vTh ek]c{ynuh |Tuvse vTh me]>u t]]nyuh piTic{u. pie { ku<iyueT mukiii>u tTikL mzpi>unIkf[e tui eeyiEMl ek]utiniTy]yi. timih ti>unIkf[nu xV[ph Evdnyu]vukyuh avN Ek]p]n]yiI>ukyuh \oE]TukUTi c]Ti pn]Be p]RsVB]g[ O>u kuu ek]Tuukyuh pn]BN tt[fh mriuvIfu c]vukyuh ecy[tu. atu kE]L ek]c{ye viDh Aek]eT Ou m]ri. { aE]L ti>umUhpi "mkEn! cti>uEt; vTh viukyE}" `u ek]c{yEn]Tu pryukyuh "ti>unIkf[en m]i { e]fh" ` A AnyueT An]>En]T[ AhgYhk]fiu kyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{y{N ti>umUhpiyueT v]ien anux>i ]etyi>i]N nivZiyi}]y[kek][ atYh Ek]pE]Tu duHm]y duKE]Tuh vThpiTic{u ek]uEp]yi k]]ney kUi]i aTc{tie EsSh ti>unIkf[N nii>u Eu atiEvgil O]Tieyi. aE]L ti>unIkf[en avieTeyuh k]f]y[ky]l ek]ie t>iu tIR]n]yi avieT nii>u[ O>u Etum>iEMl \oE]Tuh Ek]pE]Tuh kUTi O>u kuu ek]Tuu. kuu ek]u m>h tuu ek]c{ye ek]u mruvsu ecu. pie ek]c{yN ek][ { { \o>ieyTuuek]u ti>umUhpiyueT v]xEu Ep]yi. ek]c{yN kuiuc{ Etum>h |E]<uh avieT niluu { Ezt. A xmyh ti>unIkf[en ki>uuevil ek]c{y{N ave k k<ium]yi>uu `utinu xhsymi}. A xmye} pie O>iuh ek]c{y{nu mzpi>u nIkf[en k]futin[ |T ek]Tuii}. ti>unIkf[en \Ten a>i]u Eztil `<uiin]yi aE]yc{[
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avieT niruukyuh x]]l eevu ti>unIkf[N k<itie EsSh aE]yy[ukyuh avnu pk>h Ek]i yiEu t]]n]yi viy b]kZS[fN `u zpxie Aney niymiukyuh ecy[tu. ek]c{y{N ti>umUhpiyueT v]xu eci[ ~<u divxEu evh kuTiukEp]uh ecy{]et >]pkl O>uEp]e k>uek][ avieT O>u u kiTu. pie ti>umUhpiyueT x]Vnv]ukLek][ O>u viDh xm]sVxic{u kuerE tIi tiukyuh evh kuTi]N tuTukyuh zkEmf pURv{itiey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. "v} duKem]uh k]h ec}uE]L kuruEp]h" `uE}]. viy b]kZS[fN ` zpxie t]n Ek]iyil vu EcRtie EsSh kurc{u k]Eu Anke ku<iyil niu kyi kUi]i aTy[ukeyu k]>Yh A Anyuh ek]c{y{nuh kUTiy]f[ niRv{Hic{u Ep]u. ek]c{y{nu viy b]kZS[fenuric{[ pn]Benuric{u]yi>uiTE]h x[EnHmu]yi>ui}. `iuh viE>]Dvumu]yi>ui}. aenyi>uE]L O>u viy k]]n ku<iyil vIfu. atien vTiu eki ku<iyilniu kyi k<uil ekiyi >u vTil |TuvsEtu ek]c{ynuh vuvsEtu { b]kZS[fnuh kTic{upiTic{uek][ kUiEu pureu. aE]L A k]]n k]iEu p]u tuTi. |o >]nkL piTic{iuh A k]]n nii}. kurc{u k<iE]L viy k]T]yi. k]]ney ti>ic{uek]uv>uv]N x]Diyie}u kE]L b]kZS[fN vTh viukyukyuh piNti>i[ O]TiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh ek]c{y{N vii}. A k]]n k]ilUTi ek]c{yenyuh vic{uek]u nTu. kurc{u k<iE]L En>h { eevkiuTi. aE]L ti>umUhpi "mkEn! En>h eevki uTi. >]ztiyil nL k]ikeT]l |o AnyueT kU]nkL vu nueT k k<iuh. atin]l En>mi>uutinu muu nmuu ti>ic{u Ep]k]nu m]Rh En]fh" `u pru. \Ten ek]c{yN tt]<[i vTiEMl cviiiTic{uek][ {
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ek]uek]u vTiEMl O>u tT ek]Tuu. aE]L k]]n yueT t epeu t]<ukyuh ek]u niu muukyuh ecy[tu. a>in[ ek]c{yN k]]nyueT p]RsVB]g[ \oE]TukUTi { O>u kuuh aEt]TukUTi O>u tuh ek]Tuu. mEp]eyi>u k]]n tt[fh mriuvIf[ c]kukyuh ek]c{ynuh ti>umUh { piyuh aE]Le ti>iek v]xEu Ep]>ukyuh ecy[tu. atilie ek]c{y{N viy b]kZS[fEn]TukUTi y]et]inuh Ep]yi>ui}. ek]iyil t]]nkueT kUil kY]fi `u Ep>]yi[ O>u piTiy]nyuh \]yi>uu. atie An]>!N Eg]vipi `e]>]]yi>uu. ay]L ek]c{ye An]> { n]kfem]zgHic{[ atiEu ci sup]RskL ecy[tu ek]i>uu. aEnkk]e \X]Hvuh sup]Rsyuh ek] OTuh atu x]Dic{u. ti>umUhpiey kY]fiyueT An]> n]yuh Eg]vipiey ek]c{y{e An]>n]yuh niymic{[ Em]vilni[ \>vu vu. ti>umUhpiy[uh ek]c{y{nuh |t[ ~vuh xTk>m]yi>uu. `iuh nivZiyi}]y[ky]l av>tu xtic{u. ek]c{ynu Eg]vipiEy]T[ viE>]Dem]uh { \]yi>ui}. `iuh ay]L pryutuEp]eey]uh avN ecy[ti>ui}. atin]l k]>Yh nTi}]ety]yiIRu. atriu Em]vilniu >]n]e>yuh y]pURv{h O>u m]x inkh m]i niymiukyuh k]>Ye}]h mury[[ muie E]e nTutuTukyuh ecy[tu. pn]BN m>ic{tieEsSh ti>umUhpi pke pfi k<iu te v]xEu Ep]kuE]L ek]c{yen kUeT { ek]uEp]yi tI ek]Tu[ avieT niruuky]f[ ptiv[. ek]c{y{N ecruil r]iyilkR]vie v]x[ `zpk]>Em] azpk]>htey]f[ ti>umUhpiyueT v]x u t]mxic{i>ut[. ti>umUhpiyueT muh ek]c{ye { aTul ecu kiukyuh avN ave> kiiukyuh ecy[ti>uu. kuikLecu ek]c{ye ecvikiuh tui {
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y{iEMuh v]iEMuh piTic{u tuiy]uh avN ave> \pzdvi ]ri}. ciE]L kuikueT \pzdvhek]u Evdn \]y]l ek]c{y{N av>ueT ecviuh tuTy[uh tuiy{ie azghek]uh piTic{u ti>uuh. `]l kuikLu atuek][ viy Evdn \]k]rumi}. ti>umUhpiy[[ O>iuh ek]c{y{en aTiEi vii}. ti>umUhpi pryuv m]ztm} mnil vic]>iuv kUTi ek]c{yN ariu EvtuEp]e ecy{uh. pie aven { aTiuetin]f[? | u ku<iyil O>]n vIfiu[; atien y]N nmu[ aE]u Ep]kfh `E], ae}il | [ \Xvm]f[; avieT `<uiinu Ep]kfemE] pr[ ti>umUhpi puru kyriiTuriy]l ek]c{yN { muu Ep]yiu m]efil avN avieT `ie]uh. |Ty[u v<iu xhsyh Et]iy]l avieTniu ptue ti>umUhpiey \fRuh. ay]L v<i pruek]Tu]l avN piEyuh nTutuTukyuh Evu u ecuEc>ukyuh ecy{uh. aeny]f[ ptiv[. O>u ek]}h ArMuEztil \Xv][ `<ui in]yi ek]c{y{en ek]uEp]yi>uu. avieT `y[]u ek]]>hvk O>u ek]n]nyuh vi>uu. A Any[u evTieienuric{u ve> Bymu]yi>uu. evTiyueT sh Ek]l A An kUiviic{uek][ O]Tuh. aeny]f[ atie ptiv[. atin]l A Ail piEvn]L evTie[ |riey<uic{tie EsSm]yi>uu. |riey<uic{tie EsSh ek]c{yen mtilku pTi]er Eg]pu>inu vTu { vsuh ek]]>hvk Aney ki<e Eg]pu>inu etu vsuh ek]u ecu nirui. ek]c{y{nu evTieu Ek]l O>ivumi}; avN jne \pzdviyumi}. atin]l ti>umUhpi aveyTul nil]et dUe>m]ri evTieu k]f]N ty{]r]yi niu. ek]]>h vk AnyueT aTul Et]i, kuh mut]y AyuDE]TukUTi >]n]>M]R nii>uu.
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\o>k[ ati>uvTiEztil pe]>u k]u v]<ii EmEn]M]>il O>]L[ AdYh nTk]vuh piITu kfe<uumu]yi>uu. k]zkEmf \o>]M]>]y nU>im]>uh Emnvnuh til viy pifm]yiIRu. atin]l EmEn]N EdvxVhvk kfukuh zgv>ikuh muh cuunsiic{uku. timih |E]L Eztxhbm]y p<y c>iztmriyutinu E>K]zpm]fem]uh |}]ety]fi>iut[. |tin]l |et<utu t[ p<mp>icymu vEy]vZM]>ilniu Bic{iu Eku EkLvieym]zth aTi]neTuiy]f[. ati>uvTiEztil ]n(k]>y[m)f[ |E]<uh v]<i EmEn]e trv]il au mU]yiu AL O>u O]fuek[ `Tuuek][ `<uinu muNpil nTuk |E]<uh ptivu[. atiEu EdvxVilniu ci anuBv L avRu |E]<uh ek]Tuuv>uu[. A trv]il au mU]yiu Emnven muNk]il `}]v>uh "k]u EmEn]N" `]f[ pruvi>ut[. atu E]pic{[ "k]> EmEn]N" `]yi>iuu. ati>uvTiyueT x]]l ti>un]mEDyh "ti>uvyUR Bgvti" `]f[. zpxin]yi>u "m<mhgu nU>i"yueT B]S]eenSD cuvil, "aNpet]>]I kittnuEt, Evdm]ku s]Ki e]NEp]Tu pUuh kuxumttiyiE u pUENku<E! ece]l]R b]fQhBzpsmnxukZEt] p]xoB]gY[mI xE kuiTuEN k<if vy] DIsV>I, visVn]E!"
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` AdYEs}]kh |o Edvieyuric{]f[. m<mhgu nU>iyueT |}h \o>k]yi>uu `utu zpxim]fE}]. |o Bgvtiu |o ti>un]mEDyh xiic{tie k]>fh t]e< ryu xhgtikLe]u x[pm]kut]f[. Ek>ie arupin]u zg]mie]]y ep>umnh zg]miuLe tZivEp>URni[ ~kEdsh ~<u n]<ik et]f[ zpx[tut Ezth itiecy{ut[. zsIp>su>]mN p>Edsuni[ AdYh Ek>il ek]uv zb]fR ti>uc{u ep]y[tin]l >]mtu ek]uvv>uh azpk]>h Ep]k]etyi>iutin]yi av>ueT siKpiNB]guniu muNB]g]ukyuh Ac]>L miv]ruh m]ukyuh avRu nU>im]e>u xhklic{u Ek>il i>t]mxm]I ukyuh ecy[tiu mYEk>m]y tZivEp>URvc{[ aR]nh ecy[ttie EsSh nU>im]R `}]v>uh kUTi Ek>ie xRv{ xd[xmZYRh k]WIpu>uEp]yi k]m]iyen Exvic{u zptYIk>ic{u ek]uvu Ek>il zptiS[ifemu niyiukyuh atin]yi "ti>uvyUR"'Bti>ieyyuh aEHinu xH]yin]yi "kIE<]uk>" nU>i]Tienyuh "Ek]m>u" Emnvenyuh ti>e Tu[ ayy[ukyuh ecy[tu. avR mUuEp>uh k]WIpu>u Ep]yi BipURv{h Bjiuky]l aN zptYm]yi "niueT aBIem]f[" `u Ec]dic{E]L "aN wE]TukUTi Ek>iEu Ep]>fh" `[ avR xvinyh aEpiukyuh Edvi azpk]>h xtiukyuh ecy[tu. avR mUuEp>uh xxE]Sh xVEdsu mTieyi. xVgZHil ec[ av>ueT eekyiu]yi>u O]UT O]E>] uvc{i[ Ep]yi kui mut]yv k<ic{u ti>ic{uvu kuTeyTuE]L at[ `Tu]N vy{]yi>uu. atie k]>fem eu zps[nhevic{u En]iyE]L A kuTkil Edvi
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|ek]i>utin]]f[ av |k]etu ku. atin]l A ilvc{ute Edviey pUjic{uek]i>uu. aen kurc{uk]h k<itie EsSh O>u divxh ti>uvyUR Bti>i[ O>u xVp[nmu]yi. aEHie |}ie pTi]i zsIEk]vi]i Ezth pfiyic{u Edviey avieT kuTiyi>ufemuh |}e vk xkxVuuh Edvi]yi evec{]<iyukyuh EdvxVk]>YL aEnVSiuti nu aDik]>h ek]c{i>]j]vien ~liukyuh ecy{femuh |ztyuh ecy[ttie EsSh Bti>i vTE]u Ep]y[e]f emuh O>u divxe v<i vTE]u ec}uE]L |vieT |E]L \tii>i xVuuh muh avieT kiuemuh |uie vTe t]<[v>yil p]t]]nhek]u O>u bihbh kiTuueuh A bihbemTuu Edviey atiEM]v]Hic{u zptiS[ nTic{uek]femuh AE>] aEHie aTul ecu prt]yi]yi>uu xVp[nh. aEHh \fRu kuturu En]iyE]L avieTeyuh Ae>yuh ki}. `iuh |tu Edvite tE]T>uiec{y[tt]ef[ aEHh visVxic{u. aTu divxh >]vie pure Bti>i |uie t]<V>yil ecu En]iyE]L xVp[nil ktuEp]e p]t]]w[jnh ek]u O>u EdvIvizgHh kei. aE]L aEHie visV]xh kurc{ukUTi dZIBvic{u. \Ten aEHh A vizgHh avieTnieTuic{u ek]uvu j]Div]xh ecy{iu kyuh xVp[nil ktuEp]ete Ezth pfiyiukyuh O>u xumuHURil zptiS[yuh ksvuh nTiukyuh xk xVuuh Edvi]yi vec{]<iyukyuh EdvxVk]>Y]EnVSfh ek]c{i>]j]vien ~liukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh vTE]u Ep]yi. O>u divxh eevkuE>h O>i}ei kuiyuh xY] vnvuh a]<vuh k<ic{[ avieT]mxic{u. a][ A |}e gZHN anptYtek]u viSnuh v]RkYh ek]u vivsnum]yiI>uky]l ek]]vu O>i}uniu cie> avieT deTu[ avk]seTufemu vic]>ic{u
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ek]i>iuky]yi>uu. Bti>iyum]yi kurc{uEn>h xhB]Sfh ecy[tuk<iE]L aEHee deTu]le]] emu gZHnu Et]ukyuh A viv>h Bti>iEy]Tu pryukyuh Bti>i tniu]y xVp[neuric{ukUTi O]Riu gZHe aBizp]yzpk]>h ecy{utinu pURm]yi xtiukyuh aciE>f Bti>iey xkuTuhbh A |}Eu deTuukyuh ecy[tu. A |}E[ Bti>iyueT |}Eu]yi>util |>iyiDikh xVu]yi>uu. |o |}m]f[ zpxim]y x]]l "pUmuimn" `ukUTi pr]l avieT Dnpui[ |E]<uh y]et]>u kurvuh viieu `}]vRuh ariy]mE}]. |E]L pUmuimny[uve>}]h ti>uvyUR Bti>iyueT x]np>>yiuLev>]ef[ |ni viEsSic{u pryfemi }E}]. |E]<uh a ti>uvTi Eztil pUmuinU>i]i Euh tziuh Emls]ium}]et aku kTu pUj k<i]N p]Tie}]f[ vc{i>iut[. Edviey Exvic{uek]u v>ukyuh te |}hte Eztm]i zptiS[ nTukyuh ecy[tt[ ti>uvyUR Bti>i Aytuek]]f[ \o>k[ a ti>uvTiu "ti>uvyUR Bgvti" `u ti>un]mh xiic{ et[ |ni zpEtYkh pryfemu Et]ui}. Edviu zptidinh aBiESkh k<i]uTenyu niEvdYh |E]<uh pUmui mny[e vky]yi]f[ nTiE]>ut[. \o>k[ ati>uvTiEztie mtilku ki<E zpdifv<iu pTi]ruvs]yi k>ilrEy]TukuTi |E]L O>u pi]vu nilu h pu ti>uvyUR Bti>i yueT |}ie mum]yi>uu. A t]yi>uu Bti>i k]WI pu>uniu mTivE]L O]uT vc{t[. A in[ |E]L zsImU]nh `]f[ EpR pru v>ut[. zsImU ]nuh ptiv]yi pUjyuh jnL viukyuh |E]<uh nTuv>uu[. avieT `eiuh k]>fvs]l asui b]Dic{]l zsIEk]viinku bihbiuh pufY]Hh Evfh.
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Edvi k]WIpu>uni[ Ek>iE[ Ep]t[ O]uTyi EMl aDivxic{uek]]yi>utin]l ati>uvTi[ |E]<uh O]uT zpD]nm]f[. mUuEn>vuh sIEvi[ avieT |E]<uh O]UTtey]f[ piTiuk ptiv[. pU>inuh muh purEe <uiu divxil Anuru piTiutinu pukuT yuh avieT \]ut[ \il O]uTuTi EcR]f[. ati>uvTiEzth O>u mH]Eztm]yi]f[ |E]<umi>i ut[. |vieT ptiv]yi aWu pUj, mUu sIEvi, nvkh, pWgvYh mut]yvey}]h |E]<uh nTuv>uu[. Edvi k]RY]yni(knYk)y]ky]l |vieT xugmu puS[pL pUjy[uh, muh \pEy]gi]N p]Tie}u m]ztm}, pU>h mut]yvy[u evTi, evTie[ mut]y k>im>uuzpEy]g uh ptivi}. ati>uvTiyueT EztxEtinku n]yM]>il t]<[ j]ti]R kuTi]RukEy] mdYh, m]hxh mut]yv zkyvizkyL ecy{ukEy] p]Ti}. n]yM]R mut]y j]ti ]Ruteyuh pu>y[[ O]Tu Emyi]En] n]uEk]Ti (mU)kuh EcRifi pTiu> pfiyi]En] aTiyi>L[ azpk]>h pl (ek]il) ekiuv]En] aRHtyi}. pu>y[[ O]TiTuviu tinu kY]fin[ Anuru mu} ek]uv>uv]nuh viy pTh, pWx]> mut]yvEy]TukUTi xdY k<iutinuh EdvxV ie anuv]dE]TukUTi viy tu>]N ti>umnie tIu>h Evfh. pu>y[[ O]TiTuviutinu EdvxVie anuv]dh kifemil EdviyueT nTyil O>u nUe]u pfh eki vy[fh (O>u pfin[ n]f ~<ueep). kIE<]uk> nU>i]Tuh Ek]m>u Emnvnuh ek]uv Bgvtim]e> av>uh O]E>] u zptiS[iic{u. nU>i]Tu Bgvtiey zptiS[iic{ inu piS]>ieuh EmnvN zptiS[iic{ in[ "p}iE>i"eyum]f[ Ep>u pru
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v>ut[. mUuEp>uh (Bti>iyuh nUti>i]Tuh Emnvnuh) O>u Bgvtieyey]f[ Exvic{uek][ vt[. `iuh zptiS[] xmye DY]nEBdhek]E] `E], Emnve Bgvti Bzdk]i y]yiIRu. avieT |E]<uh pUj nTiv>utu Bzdk]iy] yiutey]f[. Bgvtiey purEe<uiu xmyil O>u v]uemTuuek]u Ek]m>uEmEn]N akTi Exviuk |E]<uh ptivu[. AuEt]ruh tum]xil am]v]xidivxh ati>uvTi ey purEe<uiukyuh ki<uvsu miiu il Ar]uh ptivu[. A divxhm]ztem purEu ki<e Eg]pu>ilUTi `<ui]ruu. purEe<uiuk ptivu mu divxil pTi]er Eg]pu>ilUTiy]f[ ptiv[. |tinu pruv>u k]>fh t]e<]fu zpk]>m]f[. pe]>il ek]Tu}UR Bgvti E]k>]Rh Eds xW]>h ecy[t kUil O>u divxh |vieT vuEc>ukyuh ati>uvTiey]fukyuh >u Ep>uh til xKYh xiiukyuh ati>uvTi ek]Tu}UR Bgvti te aTul e |>ifem[ AvsYeTukyuh ki<e Eg]pu>ie mukil |>uuek]utin[ anuvdiukyuh atnux>ic{u ek]Tu}UR Bgvti aumutl ki<e Eg]pu>ie mukil v]xm]vukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l ati>uvTiey atiE `<uic{]l ek]Tu}UR BgvtiyueT k]lUilUTiy]ku mE}]. atuek]]f[ atie `<uiu Eveu vc{t[. tu]m]xil am]v]xi divxh xmuzdx[n]nh ecy{utin]yi ek]Tu}UR Bgvti tEdivxh >]ztiyile |vieTniu Ep]kuh. pie am]v]xi n]L xmuzdx[n]nvuh muh k<iE mTiv>ukyuu. ek]Tu}UR Bgvti avieTyi}] xmy[ atie `<uiutinu viE>]Dmi}E}]. atuek]]f[ aum]zth atie `<ui]emu vc{i>iut[. |E]<uh |vieT Eztil dRsnin]yi v>u jnL ek]Tu}UR
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Bgvtiey DY]nic{u ki<e Eg]pu>ie mukiEuh et]<uk ptivu[. |ni Bgvti Ar]Tut]y miiutie \ve uric{ukUTi xVlph prEyiyi>iuu. mii `t[ O>u nU>iyueT |}E>]f[. viy cirEp]e vimut]y |o kuh O>u divxhek]fu kuic{t]ef]f[ pryut[. pe]>uk]u ek]c{i >]jkuTuhbil pu>uSx]nh cu>um]yiIRu. atin]l a]u gRBifiy]yiIR O>u tu>]i t]N zpxvic{u]kut[ O>u pu>uSx]nm]yi>i femu zp]RnEy]TukUTi \o>k[ ati>uvTi Ezt il Bjnmi>ui>uu. A Bjn][ O>u divxh tu>]i k]uh muKvuh k<ukutin]yi Eztuil eciriy xmyh miiyi}e zbc]>iy]y O>ui A kuTvil niluu]yi>uu. kuxZti]>n]y A \i tu>]iyueT EmlmuiEMl ecievh tieriic{u. tu>]i[ A \iyueT Ene> x]m]nYiDikh EdSYh Et]ieyiuh Ouh mi]et kyriE]vukyuh A muie eci ky]et at[ azpk]>h te xUic{uvy[ukyuh Bjnh k]hkuTiytie EsSh tU>]i Ek]vikEu ti>iec{<uukyuh y]k]h O>u pu>uSzpjey zpxviukyuh ecy[tu. B]gYv]n]yi>u A >]jkum]>nu ptien]me ti>uvyile >]j]Dik]>h xiic{u. >]jYB]>Emi[ AdYh v Ai>u]L divxh atu>]i xUic{u vc{i>u A ecipu> Emlmu[ azpk]>hte \Tuuek]u tu>]nu Ec]ru viie]Tuu! A muu kiu tu>]N ateny]v]nu k]>fh klic{u Ec]diukyuh tu>]i viv>em}]h D>iiukyuh ecy[tu. amZEtu k<iu pure<uiy \Ten tu>]N div]Njiey ti>umu]ek v>ui "n]e >]vie `niu kui mii nU>iyueT |}mi>iu ]f[. atinu EvtuEp]e chekie]fh" `u klpic{u. klpn zpk]>h div]Nji aute Evu Auke EsK>ic{u nU>iyueT |}h
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ep]ic{u m]iukyuh ati>u u viy cirEp]e O>u kuhku<uic{u piEdivxh En>h evuutinu mu[ pufY]Hh k<iic{u sum]iukyuh >]vie tu>]en<uei avieT nI>]ukui k<iukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>m]f[ m]iiuie \vh. ati>uvTi Eztil AuEt]ruh vZikm]xh O]htIy{ti mutl n]le]udivxe v]>vuh k]Rik n]L viuh ptivu[. k]Rikn]e xdYyueTyuh muh civuh ek]c{i xR]>ilni]f[ ecy[tu vt[. zpxim]y Ar]upu<U>h mInm]xi]f[. atu xhbic{u E>]Hifin]L suiksh mut]yv k<ic{u mkyi>u]L ek]TiEyruh. `]h divxh \ztu]]f[ zpD]nm]y Ar][. at[ OE>] divxh O]E>] dii]f[. avyil mkyi>h ti>uv]ti> |o divxie Ar]u miiui ]f[ ptiv[. Ar]upu<U>inu n][pe]u Eztilni[ `<uic{u v>uh. A Eztie}]h mkyi>uu]L ek]TiEyuh \ztu]L Ar]um]f[ ptiv[. pU>u]L Ar]upue< `<uic{u v]l \ztu]L k][ Ar]u k<ii]f[ `}] EdvM]e>yuh ti>iec{<uiut[. `}] EdvM]>ueTyuh Ar][ Ar]upu< pu<Tviltey]f[. |o in[ "Ar]upu<" `u n]mh xiic{tie k]>fh |tu tey]yi>if. |vieT n]le]u Eztil niuh `<uic{u v>uueiuh avyil zp]D]nYh ati>uvTiu tey]f[. |vieT `<uic{uv>u xk EdvM]Ruh \ztu]L k]u pu<Tvil Ar]u k<i]u niEvdYinuh muh Evuet}]h ati>uvTi (EdvxVil ni[) Af[ ek]Tuut[. `]l zpButVh ek]u tZzpy]u Edvnuh (zsI>]mxV]miyuh) mX>h nimih EcRil Bgvtiyuh m]zth aet]uh xVIk>i]ri}. ati>uvTiyuh EcRil
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ep>umnh zg]miu nUti>im]R til kiTmX>h nimih muNk]il miE]<uh kHic{uek]i>iuk ptiv]yi>uu. ep>umnh Ezttil \Xvmi}]ety]yiE]ytu te |v>ueT mX>h nimim]f[. avieT p[ \Xvmu] yi>uu. avieTyuh mkyi>uu]L ek]TiEyuh \ztu]L Ar]Tum]yi]f[ \lxvh nTi>ut[. nUti>im]R tiu mX>vuh v<uh Hyuh nimih atu niu Ep]yi. pie kurc{u k]E[ avieT \Xvem} y]et]>]EG]Svumi}] yi>uu. ptiv]yiu pUj mut]yvEp]uh s>iy]yi nT]et y]yiIRu. aen k<itie EsSh Ey]g]>il pkuti yiDikm]ukL Ey]jic{[ \Xvvuh mumie}iuh Aie]>il O>]EG]Sh nTfemuh pU>h Ar]upue< zpD]nm]ky]l atu pUyu]L mtieyuh atinuh ep>umnen purEe<uiEeuh A divxh zg]miu mu EdvM]e>ey}]em<ueic{[ |vieT ek]uv>ukyuh A `<uiu k<ivuiTE]h Ekmm]ukyuh ecy[t]l mti eyuh niyiukyuh aen nT]ukyuh ecy[tu. at]f[ |E]<e ep>umnupU>h. Ey]g]>ueT mX>h nimih ep>umnuEztil zpti dinmu \c{pUjyuh AuEt]rumu kUTiy]vuh muh ciE]L mu]niTv>uky]l av mu]et nTutiEu Ey]jic{ Ey]g]RkUTi prvUR >]j]vien cumteTuukyuh A vky[[ Ouve> nihpu>yiTL EdvxVilni[ A >]j]vinu viuek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. prvUREdsh ti>uvit]hkUri E[ OtuiyE]L A vk vx[tuuh ti>uvit]hkUR gvReie aDIntyi]yi. atuek]]f[ ek]c{I>]jYi>i

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u ep>umnu Eztil \c{Uj, kuTiy]h mut]yv |E]<uh ti>uvit]hkUR gvReil ni[ 1 nTiE]>ut[. |ztyuem]ey]yiuh Ey]g]>ueT mX>vuh pifvuh pURm]yiu smic{i}. ep>umnh zg]mil zpD]nM]>uh zpbM] >um]y avf] mny[l nU>i]Tuh ciUR mny[l nU>i ]Tuh ti]f[ OTuh viy pifmu]yt[. ep>umn Ezt ie xhgtike}]h Emlpr zpk]>h O>uviDmvx]niic{ tie EsSh ciUR nU>i]T[ ati>uvTiyueT Ene> ti>iu. ~tuviDvuh A Ezth n]m]vEsSm]fem]yi>uu aEH ie \EsYh. atin]yi aEHh p vidYkL zpEy]gic{u En]i. avf]mny[l nU>i]T[ avey}]h xU[m]vE]kn E]TukUTi tTuek]i>utin]l ati>uvTi EdvxVi E[ viy t>EeT]uh piyi}. avf]mny[l nU>i ]TiE[ a ti>uvTiyueT AnukuYvuh xnueT xH]yvuh D]>]m]yiu]yi>uu. ciUR nU>i]iE[ av >uh ve> kurv]yi>uu. atin]]f[ aEHie \Esh s>iy]yi Pi]ti>ut[. ati>uvTiey ep>umnu pU>in[ `<uic{uek]u Ep]ku xmyh ci apkTL piutin]yi ciUR nU>i ]Tu gUm]yi ci AE]cnkuh chekukuh ecy[ti>uu. avf]mn nU>i]T[ A viv>h te c]>M]R muK]i>mri[ ati>uvTiey ep>umnEu `<uiuE]L xVh c]hkuTu s]x[t]vienUeT `<uic{uek]u Ep]ku tinuh A `<uE]TukUTi aEnkh akTi]>uh Ep]kutinuh shekukyuh Eztzpdifin]yi a ti>uvTiey ep>umnu mtilkE[ `<ueiuE]L s]x[tvu mui]yi>ifemuh \pEdsiukyuh ecy[tyc{u. atin]l ciUR nU>i]ie A \EsYvuh Pic{i}. |E]L
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akTi]>ie}iuh ep>umnupU>in[ ati>uvTiey `<uiuE]L avf]mn nU>i]T[ |E]<uh te c]hkuTu s]x[t]vienUTi `<uic{yy[]ru[. mtil kEe<uiuE]L s]x[t]vu muNpiuh ti>iec{<ui uE]L Bgvti muium]yi]f[ |E]<uh ptiv[. ati>uvTi[ apkTem]uh p]etyi>iutin[ avf]mn nU>i]T[ xd] Evu muNk>utuke}]h ecy[tu ek]i>uueviuh xVlpm]y O>u nh p]etyi>ui}. O>u tvf ep>umnu pU>in[ ete Eg]pu>iluTi ati>uvTiey mtilkEe<uic{E]L ciR Eg]pu> ie mukii>uu Et]iyiu kuTyueT ep]NmkuTh viec{Tuu ek][ Ep]y[u. |t[ ecy[tt[ ciUR nU>i]ie A]k]>M]>]yiumE}]. ~etiuh a]h mutl a ti>uvTiey ep>umnu mtilkEu A Eg]pu>ilUTi `<ui]ri}. |et]uek]uh ciUR nU>i]iEu tZp[tiy]yi}. OTuh aEHh ati>uvTiEztie tziy]yi>u pTi]ErTu Bti>iey xV]DIneTui, Edviey pUvuh nI>uh kUi Av]Hic{u shKi]i ciUR mny[l ek]uecu ek]Tuutinu pru cheki. tzi azpk]>h Edviey Av]Hic{uek][ mtilu puru vTuki<e mUve> ecE]L shK[ aEHie eekyilni[ niu vI<ukyuh atilni[ duRi>IYm]y O>u Etj[ pure[ aink Eu Ep]kut]yi k]feTukyuh ecy[tu. aumutl dRsnin]yi avieT v>uve>}]h shK[ niu vIft]y A ]nu mtiiEMl et]u tyil vy[uk ptiv]yi. at[ |E]<uh nTuv>uuf[. ciUR nU>i]ie v]u Eku kpTtzh zpEy]gic{ tziey Ey]g]>uh muh kUTiy]E]cic{[ aute m]ukyuh tzin[ avieT Ever Ae niymiukyuh ecy[tu.
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|ztyum]yE]E<uh ciUR nU>i]iE[ Ou tZp[tiy]vukyuh te \EsYh Piyie}u pUREb]Dh v>ukyuh atin]EHh xVm]yi O>u Ezth pfiyic{[ avieT yuh Bgvtiey zptiS[iiukyuh pU>h mut]y AEG]SL nTiuTukyuh ecy[tu. |zpk]>mu]yt]f[ EcRil Bgvti. |o iti[ A Bgvti[ ati>uvTiEy]T[ mX> mu]yt[ O>utm}E}]. `]l mnuSYR ti}]et Edvim]R til mX>mu]vniTyi}]tin]l |tu mnuSYxlph m]ztm]efu v>]En t>muu. Ar]upu<U>inu EcRil BgvtiyueT `<u[ ati>uvTiyueT `<uiEn]L Em]TipiTiic{u Ekmm]femu vic]>ic{[ |E]<uh mX>bui Ey]TukUTi \X]Hiut[ tt[pp]tik]y mnuSY>]fE}]. Ar]upu<U>tinu n]lpe]u Eztilni[ `<uic{uv>uemu priuE}]. avyil tZzpy]u zsI>]m xV]miyueTyuh \o>k[ ati>uvTiyueTyuh EcRil Bgvti yueTyuh `<uuk]f[ aDikh Ekmm]yuh Em]TiEy]Tu kUTiyuh |E]<uh nTuv>ut[. ati>uvTiyueT `<uin[ |>upe]t[ Ank]f[ ptiv[. EcRil BgvtiyueT `<u in[ O>iuh atil kury]ri}. ci ek]}il atiDikvuh \]yi>i]ru[. `<uptil>h O]>h ek]n]nkE]Tuh muNvsu n]u v>iy]yi axhKYh dIpyi (tIvi)kE]TuhkUTi nTuvil tZzpy]uEdvnuh |Tuvs[ \o>k[ ati>uvTiyuh vuvs[ EcRilBgvtiyum]yi Ar]upu<]Tu A `<uu k]<[c]Ru EnEzt]Xvh tey]f[. A `<uie Bhgi mu<uvnuh anuBvEg]c>m]k femil xVlph du>uniu En]fh. AnkueT ADikYvuh Emie tkRuhek]u ghBI>vuh evTieu mut]yvyueT >]HitYh ek]u zps]>mfIyvum]y A `<uu k]futinu EdvM]>uh v>uueu EkLvi Ekvh atisEy]iye}[ |tu k]fuvRu
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Et]iE]kuemu tinu xhsymi}. atinu muKYk]>fvuh ati>uvTiyueT m]H]Yh tey]f[. pu kIE<]uk>mny[e O>u knYk ptiv]yi a ti>uvTiyueT Eztil ecu dRsnhk<ic{i>uu. aen kurc{uk]h k<iE]L knYky[[ yovn]>hBm]yi. aE]L aNnU>i]Tu du>n]y O>u nU>iu puztiey Evi k<iic{uek]Tuutinu tIRc{y]i muHURh niyiukyuh Evet}]h vhkUukyuh Evuve>ey]e fiukyuh ecy[tu. muHURdivxie tEdivxh te v>n]yi niyie nU>iyuh zkiy]dikLu Evuv>uh O]tiE]N mut]yv>uh muh vuEcRu. muHURh O>u divxh >]ztiyi ]yi>uu. auk]u knYk ptivuEp]e kuic{[ ati>uvTi Eztiei dRsnin]yi nTyil ec xmyh "`e EdvI, w]nini |vieT vu dRsnh k<iut[ ~tu k]] yi>iuh? `niini xhgtiv>uEm] `ute xhsym]f[. O>u divxemiuh |vieT vu dRsnh k<i]et jivic{i>iutien ]L n}tu m>iuktey]ef]f[ `niu Et]ut[. atin]l w]N |ute m>iutinu xk>ufh Edvi `e anuzgHifh" `u zp]Ric{u k>uek]u et]<utu. aE]L Edvi, "Ouh vYxniE. |E]u Ep]>U" `u a>uiec{y[tu tZeekL te Ene> nIiyt]yi knYky[[ Et]i. \Ten knYk zsIEk]vikE[ O]Tiec{u. EdviyueT bihbiEMl muruek ekiiTiukyuh avieT e`kYh zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. a]hmutl kIE<]uk> mny[lni[ aRnuh knYkm]>uh ati>uvTiEzttil vu dRsnh k<i]ety]yi. aen kurc{uk]h k<itie EsSh aRnLu dRsnin]yi ati>uvTiey Aie] >il mny[e<uifemu nU>I]Tu EdvxVi Epiukyuh pU>h xhbic{u ek]TiEyriy]l Ar]inu muNp]yi O>u divxh mny[E[ `<ui]emu EdvxV]R xtiukyuh azpk]>h `<uic{u tuTukyuh ecy[tu.
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AuEt]ruh ek]TiEyriy]l Ar]inu muNp]yi O>u divxh ati>uvTiey kIE<]uk> mny[e<uic{[ |riUjyuh muh |E]<uh ptivu[. |riey<uic{u tziyueT pUj k<i]l tiTu ki<iniyil `<ueic{uvc{iu tzi m]riniluh. pie avieT aRnL vu pUj]niEvdY]di kuh dRsnvuh muh k<ic{tie EsSm]f[ ti>iec{<uiut[. tziyueT pUj]niEvdY]dike]L Edvi[ xE]S]vH]yi ut[ aRnueT niEvdY]dik]ef]f[ av>ueT visV]xh. sIEvie<uiutu s]i]>N bi}ukiEMl tUviE]u Ep]kutinu pii]yi]fE}] ptiv[. `]l ati>uvTiEztil a]<IEviu ptiv[ Edviey muNEp `<uiukyuh s]i]>N atie pi]e nTu tUvukyum]f[. |vieT |eny]yt[ |T]]f[. atin[ Ekiu k]>fh t]e<Ec{Ruu: pe]>u gRvN ti>uvWiuu dIp]>]Dny[uh \o>k[ Eztil a]<IEviuh tZivEp>UR vTu]Eztil tZuky[uh ptiv]yi dRsnh nTivi>uu. O>u divxh A gRv{N ti>uvWiuu dIp]>]Dny[u et]<uti[ \o>keieyE]E<uh avieT a]<IEvi[ `<uic{i>iut]yi ku. tniu ptivu zpdifvuh nmx[k]>vuem}]h mu<uv]n]kutinu mu[ sIEvi k<iu nTyTc{uEp]eyiE] `u vic]>ic{[ A gRv{N `<uin[ muNpu tUvie]uEp]y Em]i]> en tTuu niRi ByeTui. atin]l A s]i]>N Eb]D>Hitn]yi kurc{u En>h x[thBic{uniuEp]yi. Edviey `<uic{[ aTul ek]uectie EsSEm aEHinu Eb]Dh vIfuu. Edvi aTuu]y]l Ae>yuh ByeTu]N gRv{nuh muh vic]>ic{]l x]Diyi}E}]. atin]l a]hmutl avieT a]<IEvi[ ati>uvTiey `<uic{u ek]Tim>ryueT vTuvsu niRiytinuEsSh
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|o e`tiHYhek]u EdvEy]nikLEp]uh ptiv]yi v[ a ti>uvTiey viuueu x[pm]kuuE}]. atu nmuiE]L zptYm]yi>iuueiuh |vieT xti] yiuh xin]yiuh vidYy[]yiuh muh aEnkm]ukL v[ |E]<uh Edviey Bjiukyuh `}]vRuh aBIxiiyu]vu kyuh ecy{uueut[ `}]vRuh anuBvxim]yiu t]f[. "Exviu jn]viu xtth B]viet}]h ek]TuI visVinu k[pv}Ixmy]y[ BUvil zpxiY] p>h zsI viuh vy]yim>uh Edvie<uh p]dmuL UvilEc{Ru nmii]RumuTni]viRBviuh suBh."

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ek]}h 1004-]m]umutl 22-]m]uve> anit>x]D]>f m]y x]mRYE]Tuh nItiEy]Tuh kUTi ti>uvit]hkUR >]jYh y] Ey]gYh B>ic{i>u mH]nuh xhgItx]HitYx]g>p]>gnuh sU>nuh DI>nuh kus]zgbuiyuh gRBzsIm]num]yi>u xV]ti ti>un]L mH]>]j]vu ti>umnieuric{u Ekii}]vR Ek> >]jYie}, p>EdsilE]uh aDikmu]yi>i yi}. |o ti>umnuek][ avt]>h ecy[t>uiyt[ 988-]m]u EmTm]xi]f[. 988-]m][ b]>]mvR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u n]TunIiytiEn]TukUTi ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]jvhsil AF v<iu>]Nm]>]>umi}]ety]yiI>ukyuh timih a[ epFv<iu>]Nm]>il mU]yi>u [mi mH]>]i a]hmutl >]jYh B>ic{utuTukyuh A mH]>]i 990]m]u n]TunIiE]vuky]l a]hmutl tXEH]d>iy]y p]Rv{tImH]>]i n]Tuv]<ukyuh ecy[tiutu c>iztzpxim] fE}]. atin]l xV]titi>un]L mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek][ ti>uvvt]>h ecy[ttute >]jY]Diptiy]yi]f[. atin]]f[ A ti>uEmniey `}]v>uh "gRBzsIm]N" `u pruvi>ut[. |o ti>umnuek][ ti>uvvt]>h ecy[ttieEsSh Em[pr mH]>]ikL >]jYh B>ic{i>ut[ |o ti>umnie zp]tiniDY E]TukUTiy]yi>uuevutu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. 1004-]m][ ti>umniEu ptin]ru ti>uvy]vukyuh ti>um]Tu k<iyukyuh ecy{uky]l a]h mutl ti>umnu ek]u >]jYB>fh A>hBic{u. pu>uSzp]yh tikyutinu ptienu vy]kfemE a][ niRb{mu]yi>uuU. ptin]ru vy]y]l >]jYB>fm]>hBi]em]yi>uu |viTue ch. kI<[nTuh aeny]yi>uu. b]>]mvR mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ 73-]m][ >]jYB>fm]>hBic{E]L aviETu ptin]ru vyum]ztEm Ayi>uuuvE}]. atin]l bui
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x]mRYvuh tETvuh B>fsiyumu |o ti>umnuek]u ptin]r]me ti>uvyil >]jYB>fm]>hBic{t[ aBUtpURv{vuh autvum]y O>u k]>Ym}. |o ti>umnuek]u buiyuh nIti yuh k]>YzgHfsiyuh t]N niyiu k]>Yh azpk]>h te nTfemu niRb{vumu A]efutiE[ aviTue b]Yile aEnkh dZ]u]yiu[. y]gh k<i[ Ex]my]ji (Ec]m]ti>i) AkuvR[ ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]jkuTuhbil ti>ubi mut]y aTiyi>Lu ek]}hEt]ruh O]E>] pfi<ivIth ek]Tuuk ptivu[. |o d]ninu "kRi]nh" `]f[ Ep>[ pru v>ut[. ki<iyil O>unUe]u pfh vItm]f[ ptiv[. aen yu ki<i n]uh aWuh atiDikvuh ptivu Ec]m]ti>im]>uh ciE]L \]Eyuh. O>u Ec]m]ti>i m>ic{]l A viv>h mH]>]j]vuti>umnie aTul AdYh ecriyiu Ec]m]ti>iu m>ic{ Ec]m]ti>iu ptivu ki<ikUTi Ep>iltic{u ek]Tuuh. `]l viv>h ti>umnriyiutu Ec]m]ti>i te Evfemu niRb{mi}. Ec]m]ti>iyueT |}uv>il Ae>i um]y]l mti. ti>umu]ekec{[, "| |}e | Ec]m]ti>i m>ic{uEp]yi. aEHie Ep>iu t]nh `e |}e | Ec]m]ti>iyueT Ep>il ptic{ut>utin[ k[pnyu]kfh" `]f[ prEyt[. |en pryutin[ "vI<i}h pryuk" `]f[ pruv>ut[. vI<i}h pryutin[ ti>umnie xiDiyil ec}utinu xmyh En]E]. ~tu xmyuh ecu pry]em]f[ evy[p[. piyryil pi[kuru]yi iTu xmyu v]til muiviic{ufRiryutinuh viE>]Dmi}. O>il O>u Ec]m]ti>i m>ic{iu vI<i}h pry]n]yi Ever >i}u Ec]m]ti>iyueT |}ilniu >u nUti>im]R pureu. >uEp>uh OE> xmyute k>UTe vei. >uEp>uh \Ten >u vi]yiyri O>umic{u pureu. a]il k>UTTvil xd] vvum]yi
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v]>u]yi>iuk ptiv]f[. |o nUti>im]R kyriy vie \ouk]R xmRM]>uh p>icymuv>um]y n]yM]>]yi>uu. >u nUti>im]>uh av>v>ueT v]E>]Tu muNkUi ti>uvnpu>eic{]l ptivu kUi kUT]et viEsS]l ci x]nuh muh ek]TuE]emu pr[ ave> Ezp]X]Hiic{u. atin]l ve> v]siEy]TukUTi >u v]>uh \oiuTi. kTukiTy[u vYtY]xhkUT]et >u vuh O>u Ep]e niu. aen Ep]yi >u vuh O>umic{u ti>uvnpu>u kl]Tvilec{Tuu. \Ten O>u nUti>i k>y[u c]Ti mE vie ty[l piTic{[ O>u tuek]Tuuhvc{[ O]Ti. au n]Tuv]fi>ut[ \zt]ti ti>un]L p]Rv{tIB]yi mH]r]fi ti>umnuek]]yi>uu. O]TiE]y nUti>i ek]]>inku kTu ti>umu]ekec{u viv>h ti>umnriyic{iu kui]N Ep]yi. piTic{u te vii>ui>u nUti>i vIuh vmTuic{u k>y[iri O]Ti ek]]>ieiyE]E<uh muE O]Tiy nUti>i vI<i}h pryuk k<iu `riyuky]l aEHinu ~vuh viS]dvuh |]Bhgvumu]yi `utu viEsSic{u pryfemi}E}]. aEHh zp]tx[n]nvuh jpvuh nmx[k]>vuh Etv]>vuh muh ptivu O>u visin]yi>uu. avey}]h muTi ve> keu ti>uvnpu>h ve> eciu k]>Yh Pi]etEp]ytil aEHinu ve> vYxnmu]yt[ autm}E}]. ti>uvnpu>[ `iyE]Le En>h n]Wun]<ik puRi>uu. k]>Yh etiE]ytiu]ytiDikh viS]dh aEHin[ y]k]h kuiyuh Etv]>vuh k<i]N x]Di]tuek]]yi>uu. "vic]>ic{uv k]>Yh pUjYm]yi, kui mut]ytinu En>vuh eti. |nieyiuh Evgil kuic{u nitYkRemiuh k<i]h. Etv]>inuh eevsYinuh muh Evu pUvuh pu}uh muh |vieTi]N m]Rmi}E}]. atuek][ aet]e \oRVh te `ien vic]>ic{u viS]dic{uek][ A nUti>iyuh kui]n]yi pureu. A xmyh xmzp]y]>]y aeWu b]M]E>]TukUTi kic{uek][
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nueT xV]titi>un]L ti>umnuek][ ek]]>ie mu[ `<ui nii>uu. O]Tiytin]l Ific{uh tRuh viyRe]ic{uh viS]dB]vE]TukUTiyuh Ep]ku A nUti>ieyi[ ti>umnuek][ nUti>iey viic{[ aTul v>uI[, "a[ `]f[ |zt Ific{i>iut[? muKh ki[ `E] vut]y O>u viS]dh mniutuEp]e Et]uu vE}]. atie k]>fh pryU. `]y]uh xm]D]nmu]]h, Ouh viS]diE]" `u k[pic{u. ti>umniE[ a[ ~kEdsh `u ti>uvyum]ztEm zp]ymu]yi>uuU. tE]T[ |zpk]>h xm]D]nh pryu |o b]N A>]efu nUti>iu n} Ep]e mni]yie}iuh ~vuh EtjxViyuh Aj]nu b]Huvum]y |o kum]>N Ekvh ni]>ne}uh O>uxmyh >]jkum]>N te Ayi>i]emuh aEHh \oHi]etyi>u i}. "Ekvh ni]>n]y O>u ecriy kuiyilni[ |zpk]>mu x]Vnv]uku]v]niTyi}E}]" `u vic]>ic{[ aEHh p>m]Rem}]h ti>umnriyic{u. \Ten ti>umnuek][, "Ae, kuiyuh Etv]>vuh muh k<iye. k]>Yin[ `eiuh xm]D]nmu]kuh" `u k[pic{u nUti>iey ayc{u. aEH ie kui k<iE]E<uh Etv]>inu Evuet}]h k[pnzpk]>h O>u kuiR kTvil H]j>]ie]Tuu. Etv]>h k<iE]L me]>u pR ec[ "\ofien}]h k]m]yi>iuu. ek]]>iEu v>]h" `u pru. \Ten nUti>i ek]]>il ec}ukyuh evTi]yi Bfh k<iukyuh ecy[tu. |ztyuh k<iE]L muu te xm]D]neTui kui]N pryc{t[ xV]titi>un]L mH]>]jkum]>N tey]ef[ aEHh tIRc{eTui. ti>uEmniey nUti>i muu kii}] yi>uueviuh D]>]m]yi Ekiu]yi>uu. nUti>iey kui]N k[pic{yc{ \Ten ti>umnuek][ "|[ |}eEc{]m]ti>i m>ic{uEp]vukyuh | |}e nUti>i vu nE]Tu vI<i}h pryukyuh ecy[ti>iek]u m>ic{uEp]y Ec]m]ti>iyueT Ep>iu t]nh vI<i}h pr nUti>iyueT
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|}u Ec]m]ti>iyueT Ep>il ptic{uek]Tuuek]fh" `u k[pic{u pkTs]yiE[ `<utiyyic{u. atu pkT s]yil `iyE]E<uh mH]>]i ti>umnie k[pn zpk]>h t]nh Ep>um]ritiuk k<ii>uu. atin]l pkT s]yiu \dEY]gM]R v}]et ku<ivs]yi. mH]>]j]vu ti>imnie k[pnzpk]>h ecy{]et |>i]Em]? mH]>]i ti>umnie k[pnzpk]>h ecy[ttien EBdeTu]Em]? >uh vy{]et avR viSmic{u. OTuh avR |o viv>h mH]>]i ti>umnie aTul ariyic{u. mH]>]i ti>umnuek][ mH]>]j]vu ti>uEmniey viic{uv>ui, "aN (ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]jkuTuhbil zp]yh kUTiyvR kurve> "aN" `u pryutu x]D]>fm]f[. |vieT aN `utu kuN `uh kuenuh O]mn `uh muh pryutuEp]e v]lxYxUck m]y OE>]mnE>]yi]f[ vc{i>iut[) |eney]euTu et]f[? AdYh vI<i}h pr nUti>iyueT |}u Ec]m]ti>iyueT Ep>i]f[ t]nh ptic{u ek]Tu]N w]N ch ekiyt[. atu EBdeTuutu nY]ym}" `u k[pic{u. atinu mrupTiy]yi mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ "|E]L n]Tuv]<ut[ ay]ky]l ayueT k[pnzpk]>h k]>Ye]e nTEt]f[. atinu xhsymi}. `]l "kuEsK>e>um]L" `u ]nh `niiE}? `e aTul vu vI<i}h pr Ae |]BhgE]TukUTi mTiyyy[ut[ |o ]nEu yuvuh nY]yvum]Ef]? aeny]ef[ a k[piu ph `niu niRb{mi}. a k[pic{u ch ekiytuEp]e nTe. `e Aey w]N piNviEc{]h. pE aen ecy{utu nY]yvuh |o ]nEu Ey]gYvum]ef[ a k[pifh. a}]et w]N xtiyi}" `u k[pic{u. |tu EkE]L mH]>]i s>iy]y mrupTi Ouh Et]]et ku<i. OTuh "|ni `eny]f[ Evet[ aNte niyifh. aN niyiuet}h `ni[ xtm]f[" `u k[pic{u. \Ten mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][, "ay[u xtm]efil |E]L |vieT nY]yvuh >uEpRuh m]nvum]yiutu w]N
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niyi]h. |E]L O>u Ec]m]ti>iyueT Ep>iu t]nm]f[ O<iuvi>iut[. atinu >uEpR vu vI<i}h pryukyuh ecy[tu. nL >uEp>uh p>x[p>h ariy]et >uEpRuh ptic{u ek]Tu]N chekukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l |o t]nh Ou pkutivIth >uEc]m]ti>im]>ueT Ep>iuh tl]h ptic{uek]Tuukyuh |o Ec]m]ti>im]R O>]L m>iuE]L jIvic{i>iu Ec]m]ti>iyueT Ep>il mu<uvn]ie]Tuukyuh ecy{ut]f[ yuem[ `niu Et]uu. pie a k[piutuEp]e" `u k[pic{u. atu EkE]L |tu n} nY]ym]efu mH]>]iuh Et]uky]l aen ch ekukyuh a]>Yh aen avx]niukyuh ecy[tu. xV]titi>un]L ti>umnie b]YkkL |en ve> yu[. |o O>u xhgtiek]ute aviTuu ecruile nY]ynuh nItim]nuh t]en]u niyic{]l at[ azpk]>h nTfemu niRb{mu Aum]yi>uu `u x[pm]kuu E}]. atin]l A B]gh aDikh vix[t>iui}. vI<i}h pryutie cem]e |E]L ve> EBdei u[. |E]L yEh ~tu xmyuh ti>umu]ekec{u vI<i}h pry]nuh muh p]Ti}. aet]e EBdeTuIu ve>]m]yi. |E]L vI<i}h pryut[ ek]]>ilec{u tvf]>ueT aTul mtiey]f[ ch. avR xmyh Ep]e ti>umnriyic{u ek]uh. |o ti>umnuek][ n>xihH]hsxhBUtn]ef]f[ a][ `}]v>uh pryukyuh visVxiukyuh ecy[ti>ut[. aviTuu Ene> En]iy]l ByeT]v>]yi a][ A>uhte \]yi>ui}. ti>umnuek][ A>ueTyuh Ene> En]i xhx]>i]ri}. xhB]Sfe}]h niuEn]i e]]f[ ptiv[.

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ti>umnuek]u xihH]xn]E>]Hfh ecy[ttie EsSh kurc{uk]h k<iE]L zbiISugvRemie zptiniDiyuh |oiNY]kni]>il zpD]nnum]y O>u yUEr]pYN ti>uEmni ey]futin]yi ti>uvnpu>u vi>uu. zbiISu gvREuh ti>uvt]hkUR mH]>]j]vum]yiu \TTiyil ci EBdgtikL v>uutienuric{[ AE]ci]n]yi]f[ x]y[pu vi>ut[. mH]>]j]vinu >]j]Dik]>il citu kury[u kyuh kil xVlh kUukyuh ecy{fem]yi>uu x]yiie \EsYh. mH]>]j]viu zp]yh ecrum]ky]l A \EsYh niS[zpy]xh x]Di]emuh ay]L vic]>ic{i>uu. x]y[pu ti>uvnpu>u eci[ ay]Lu xuKm]yi t]mxiutinu Evuet}]h klpnzpk]>h cheki e]Tuu. `iuh til]futinu ve> divxh k<iiE divxvuh xmyvuh klpic{nuvdic{uu. klpic{nuvdic{ divxh niitxmyu x]y[pu kUTik]<[cy[u niyic{i>u ei. ti>umnuek][ atinu muute avieT `<uIu]yi>uu. x]y[pu ec \Ten ti>umnuek]u xbHum]nh Axnxt[k]>h ecy[t[ |>uiytie EsSh aviTuuh |>uu kuszps[nh ecy[tu. x]y[pu mrupTi pry]n]yi B]vic{ xmyh ti>umnuek]u tZu turu x]y[pie Ene> Ou En]i. tt[fh x]y[pu Eb]D>Hitn]yi niu vIfu. "|y{]e `Tuu puruek]u Ep]ke" `u k[pic{iu ti>umnuek]u ek]]>iE e<ui. \Ten n]u BTM]R v[ x]y[pieneyTu[ ay]Lu t]mxinu niyic{i>u Eu ek]uEp]yi. avieT eciuh ve>En>h k<itie EsSm]f[ x]y[pin[ Eb]Dh vIft[. "|o mH]>]j]vie k]u t]N vic]>ic{uv k]>Yem]uh x]Diyi}" `u niyic{[ x]y[p[ aute ti>uvn pu>uniu mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. O>]il mInm]xil \Xvin[ Ar]u k<iu
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`<uic{ xmyh a]>ieki akTiy]i ek]uEp]yi>u mEd]Nmn]y O>u ek]n]n pifi ALUiE[ O]Ti. v]dY]>uh akTi]>uh dIpyi(tIevi)]>uhmuh zp]fBIti Ey]TukUTi n]uv<iuh O]TiE]yi. pn]BxV]miey `<uic{i >utie muil piv]uh p>icyuh D>ic{[ akTiy]yi nii>u ti>umnuek]um]zth |k]et A niyile xeeD>Yh niu. jne}]h O<iE]Ti<iE]L An ti>umnie Ene> p]Tuu. An]>N muEte O]Tiey]ic{i>utin]l Any[u xV]tzYvuh xiic{i>uu. An Ene> p]uv>utu kiuh aviETu y]et]>u kUxumu]yi>ui}. tuieeek][ `iiTiuv]Nt vh aTuE]L ti>umnuek][ tZukL tur[ AnyueT Ene> Ou En]i. An \Ten atYuc{iu dInxV>E]TukUTi ti>umuil ek]ukui. AnyueT ek]u kL mu<uvnuh niu t]<[u. \Ten An]>N avieTeyi, Aney `<uelic{u kUc{uviiu ek]uEp]yi. An EpTic{u virc{uek]]f[ An]>Nm]>ueT kUeTE]yt[. pie An ti>umnie sh Ek]lE]uh nTuum]yi>uu. |zpk]>mu ti>umnuek][ n>xihH]hsxhBUt]ef[ jnL visVxic{i >util autmi}E}]. ti>umnie n]mh Ek]le EpTi]v>]yi a][ A>umu]yi>ui}. `]l azkmm]yi aviTu[ Ae>yuh siiukyuh \pzdviukyuh ecy[ti>ui}. v]x[tv il aviTu[ ~vuh dy]uv]yi>uu. aviTu[ zkU>zpvZi Ouhte ecy[ti>ui}. `]l `zt viy A]y]uh kuh ecy[t]l aviTu[ mury[u sii]etyi>i]ri}. ku]>ueT Ep>il aviET[ Esvuh d]ifYmu]yi>ui}. >]jYu nIti nTfemuh t]N Ou niyic{]l at[ azpk]>hte nTfemuh aviETu ve> niRb{mu]yi>uu. O>u divxh Ek]vie<uu xmyu kUeTyu]yi>u xRv{]Dik]>Y]E>]T[ "n]e O>u kuv]<c{iru nTfh" `u
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klpic{u. kuv]<c{irin[ Ayi>ilury]et kuv]< Evt]ky]l xRv{]Dik]>Y]>N "n]e nTu k]>Yh ax]DYm]f[. n]u divxe |T klpic{nuvdifh" `u ti>umnriyic{u. \Ten aviTu[ "ciru n]ee Evfh. `}]h p<u Ayi>iukyuh Evfh" `u k[pic{u. pieyuh klpny[u viE>]Dm]yi ti>umnriyic{]l siyu]kuem[ ariy]m]yi>utuek][ xRv{]Dik]>Y]R "klpnEp]e nTie]]h" `u tI>umnriyic{u. piE divxh eevkuE>h ti>umnuek][ pn]BxV]mi dRsnin]yi mtik[ `<uiy xmyh avieTey}]h p<u v]<ek][ a>ic{i>uu. ciru Ekmm]yuh Bhgiy]yuh nTukyuh aviTuu xE]Sic{u xRv{]Dik]>Y]Ru ci x]nL klpic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. xRv{]Dik]>Y]R p diukiE[ Auke O]Tic{[ axhKYh p<uTy[yuh kuc{ v]<kuh v>ui, k]yey}]mruuk[ avyueT ]nu p<uTy[ kuiE]R]f[ p<uv]<ku]ic{t[. aviTe aBizp]yvuh atutey]yi>uu. buim]n]y xRv{]Dik]>Y]R atriu zpvRic{tin]]f[ ti>umnil xE]Smu]kukyuh klic{u x]nh ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tt[. ti>umniE[ xE]Sh Et]iy]l \Ten `eiuh klic{u x]nh ek]Tuuk ptiv]f[. O>il ti>uvn pu>u pn]BxV]mi Eztil \Xvk][ O>u divxh sIEvie<uic{i>u xmyh mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u zsIpn]BxV]miey \Esic{[ te aTul nii>u Exvknuh vidV]nuh mH]kviyum]yi>u kiim]nUR ecruiE]yiu>] nvRkE]T[: "sibik]y]h viB]EtYS zsIm]nhbu>uEHf" `e]>u Es}]kie pURv{]Rh tt[fmu]i kliukyuh \Ten Ek]yiu>]nvRkL \>]Rm]yi,
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"knk]zdixm]>U Gnk]ih viQhbyN" `u]iec{]}ukyuh sIEvi k<iu ek]]>ie<u iy \Ten ti>umnuek]u Ek]yiu>]n[ Ayi>h>Up] viyu eev>}ukL vc{ O>u Ej]Ti kTunuh |zpk]>hte O>]r]udivxh pn]BxV]miey shKumuKE[ (pTi]er xmuzdtI>E[) `<uic{ xmyh akTiy]yi `<uei yi>u ti>umnuek]u v<iyueT >u B]gumu EmTkil xu>im]>]y x[ztIkueT muKL ki[ ">]k]ss]kit]yt]m]iEkv mug[]hgn]vdnphi>iH]vB]ti `e]>u Es}]kie pURv{]Rh tt[fmu]ili ukyuh atie \>]Rm]yi Ek]u>]nvRkL \Ten "kiVzt pjDiy] mDup]vIv du>]Xm]ptti k]mijn]iphi" `u]iec{]}ukyuh ti>umnuek][ xE]Sic{[ atiE[ Ek]yiu>]nvRkL[ O>E]TN vI>sZhKyuh klic{u x]nic{u `utu zpxim]fE}]. |en aviTu[ O]E>] xRBil O]E>] k]>f]l pRtuh aEnkh x]nL klpic{uek]Tuiu[. ti>umnuek]u viy vidV]nuh mH]kviyum]yi>utin]l xhx[kZtvidV]Nm]>uh xhgItvidV]Nm]>uh mum]y Ey]gYNm]R zptidinemEp]e aviTue muKh k]fiutin]yi dU>Eds ilniu ti>uvnpu>u vuek]i>uu. ave>ey}]h ti>umnuek][ y]Ey]gYh xl>iukyuh ecy[ti>uu. ti>umnuek]u xhgItiuh x]HitYiuh O>uEp]e p]itYmu A]yi>utin]l v>uve>}]h O>uviDh mTiE]vuk ptiv[. ]vntmuKNm]>]yi]f[
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t]RikNm]>uh eevy]k>fNm]>uh A]>ikNm]>uh mum]yi p>Edsilniu v>u vidV]Nm]E>]Tu ti>umnu ek][ klic{u >E] mUE] Ec]dYL Ec]diuE]E<uh avR Et]luk ptiv]f[. azpk]>hte xhgItvidV]Nm]R v]uh av>il p]uk]e>ek]u p]Tiukyuh vIfv]yn]e>e]u vIf v]yiiukyuh klic{uEkiu xxE]Sh avet ve> s}]Gic{u ciet]e kliukyuh OTuh ti>umnuek]u xVlph p]TukEy] vIfv]yiukEy] ecy{ukyuh ptiv]f[. ti>umnie p]E] vIfv]ynEy] EkLu vidV]Nm]e>}]h autp>vsNm]>uh ]viHVNm]>um]yiI>uh. |o gRv{e muil vu tueT a[ptey zpkTiic{tu EB]StVm]yieyuh "|vieTniu x]nem]uh kifemi}, v}viDvuh Ep]yii<c{]l mti" `uh avR vic]>iukyuh ecy{um]yi>uu. `iuh ti>umnuek][ `}]vRuh y] Ey]gYh x]nL klic{uek]Tu]ru[. ti>umniE[ my]ieEp]e xhx[kZth, tmi<[, Hiu]ni, etu[ mut]yi aEnkh B]Skil ap]>m]y p]YtYmu]yi>uu. avyie}]h k[pic{u p]ukuh mum]yi kvitku]Iu[. avyil zpD]nL \XvvRnh, mfi zpv]bvuh mfizpv]pduh, xhx[kZtil aj]miE]p] KY]nh, kuEcE]p]KY]nh `ivyum]f[. |vkUT]et aEnkh pduh vRuh kIRnuh muh klic{u]Iu[. klic{u]Iu kIRnuh pduh vRuh muh Ek>iuh p>Edsiumu xhgItvidV]Nm]R |E]<uh piukyuh p]Tukyuh ecy[tuv>uu[. ti>umnuek][ xV]yxiiy]y O>u mH]>]j]vu te y]yi>uu. xkk]>Yuh xVyEmv AE]cic{u tIRc{ecy{u t}]et aEnY]pEdszpk]>h aviTuu y]et]uh k[pic{u ecy[ti>ui}. >]jYk]>Ye}]h aviTuutey]f[ aEnVSi ukyuh nTukyuh ecy[ti>ut[. klnzpk]>m}]et O>u k]>Yvuh a]u >]jYu nTi>ui}. div]Nji mut]y
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\EdY]gNm]R ti>umnie kln zpk]>h k]>YL cheki nTuk m]ztEm a]u ecy[ti>uuu. ae div]Nji O>il O>um]xe avDi kiiy]l e]]emu ti>umnie aTul aEpiukyuh aEp zpk]>h klic{nuvdiukyuh ecy[tu. div]Nji Ej]i viu Ep]kutinu niyic{ divxh ti>umu]ekec{u muKh k]fiu kyuh "pk>h klic{u niymiutu p<vuh p>icymuv>il Ae>eyiuh Evfh. ae}il k]>YLu ku<h En>iEy[uh" `u ti>umnriyiukyuh azpk]>h O>u BZtYen viic{[ "HjUR kEc{>i aTic{uv]>i p<kiEiu O>u cUeTuu div]Nji kEc{>iyil ptiv]yii>iu kEx>yil vEc{fh. div]Nji ti>ic{uvi}]et at[ avieT ni[ `Tuum]ukyum>ut[" `u klic{u. A BZtYN azpk]>h ecy[tu. div]Njiu pk>h Ej]i En]utin[ Ae>yuh k[pic{u niymic{umi}. O>u m]xh k<iu div]Nji ti>ic{uvu Ej]iyil zpEvsiutin]yi kEc{>iyil ecE]L t]N ptiv]yii>iu kEx>yil O>u cUi>iut[ k[ atvieT ek]u ecu evc{t]>]efu Ec]dic{u EdSYeu. aE]L O>u sip]yi kln zpk]>m]f[ aen ecy[tetu Eb]Diiukyuh cU[ avieTni[ `Tuu m]ukyuh ecy[tu. div]Nji i}]etyi>u O>u m]xiniTy[u >]jk]>Yil y]et]>u ku<vuh kUT]et `}]h s>iy]yi nTi>uu `riE]L div]Nji `e]>]e Ep>inu m]ztm]yi]f[ klic{u niymic{iuetuh >]jYk]>Ye}]h ti>umnie siek]]f[ nTuEp]kuetuh te ariyi]n]yi]f[ k[pic{[ |zpk]>h ecy{ic{etu buim]n]y div]Nji mni]uky]l pie atienuric{[ Ouh prtumi}. |o ti>umnuek]u zpD]nm]yi klic{u ecy[tiu xhgtikL, ti>uvnupu>[ |dhzpmm]yi O>ihg}IS[ piUTvuh nztbhg}]vuh ]piukyuh |E]<uh
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"puNm]ik" `ute pruv>u ekiTh pfiyiukyuh >mu]ic{u >ie<uu tuTukyuh HjURkEc{>iyuh muh ek]}uniu m]i ti>uvnpu>]ukyuh jnLu duHuh duRv{Hum]yi>u ci nikutikL niRukyuh xREv{ tuTiukyuh mum]f[. |o ti>umnuek][ D]Riknuh d]nsInuh aEnkh d]nDRL ecy[tiu Aum]yi>uu. aviTuu xihH]xn]E>]Hfh ecy[tt]y 1004]m]u te tu]pu>uSd]nvuh 1009-]m]u pgRBd]nvuh k[pic{u nTi. |zpk]>em}]h gufv]nuh am]nuSzpB]vnum] yi>u A mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek][ 34-]me ti>uvyil 1022-]m]u Dnum]xil nitY]nzpdm]y pn]B x]yUjY e zp]piukyuh ecy[tu.

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pimE]L mUie |}h zbiISumb]ril vuvn]Tu t]Uil pimE]L ahsil pi]mE]L Eds]f[. |o |}]R pu x]mu>i>i]Tu tu>]e |M]>uh zpEtYk eevdYM]>uh eevdYviSyil atividg[M]>uh xuzpxiM]>u m]yi>uu. A itiu |E]<uh viy vYtY]xem]uh vii}. pe]>il (au n]Tuv]fi>u) ti>uvit]hkUR mH] >]j]vu ti>umniE[ atikinm]y O>u sI]y[m (vyil Evdn) \]vukyuh ti>uvit]hkUriuh ek]c{iyiuh mumu zpxiM]>]y xk eevdYM]>uh pic{ pfi `}]h En]Iuh atu EBdm]k]etyi>iukyuh ecy{uky]l OTuh pi]mE]L mUien v>ufemu niyic{u aE]]yc{u. muNpu]yi >u pimE]L mUM]e>uric{u EkLvi nimim]f[ aE]]yc{t[. `]l a][ avieT zp]ypURi vvE>] eevdYvidY aBYxic{vE>] Ay pu>uSM]R A>uhte \]yi>ui}. ~kEdsh pti]u vyum]zth zp]ym]y O>u \imUu m]ztEm avieT \]yi>uuu. \pnynvuh xm]vR nvuh k<ii>uueviuh eevdYviSykm]yi y]et]uh aviTuu pic{i>ui}. mH]>]j]vu ti>umnie AukL ecu viv>h prE]L aviTu[ atYh viSn]yiIRu. "`e pURv{M]R mH]Ey]gYM]>uh viy eevdYM]>uh eevdY viSym]yi p autkRL ecy[tiuv>uh zpxiM]>u m]yi>utin]]fE}] mH]>]j]vu k[pic{[ |vieT Ayy[] niTy]yt[. kh! |osV>]! w]nieny]yiE]yE}]. `e aN `niu b]Ym]yi>uE]Lte m>ic{uEp]ytin]] fE}] `ni[ Ouh pi]niTy]k]t[. ti>uvit]hkUril Ep]yi mH]>]j]vie xuKETu EBdm]ieyil `niu ve> Ezsyuh ysuh bHumtiyuh Bium]yi>uu. Ouh pic{ii}] w]N vic]>ic{]l atu x]DYm}E}]. |osV>]! |E]L w]N |vieT `]f[ ecEy{t[? `nie]u
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ariukUeTu pr]l |o kuTuhbEukUTi kuric{i]yi I>umE}]" `ien vic]>ic{[ aviTu[ ~vuh viS]dE]Tu kUTi aku ecu te aey viic{u viv>em}]h pru. aE]L A aRnh, "\i Ouh viS]diE], nueT p>eedvm]y p>EmsV>en BipURv{h pzu divxh Bjiuk. aEHh `eiuh nivZiyu]i>uh. Bjnh k<iiu ec}]emu pru mH]>]j]vie Auke ayy[uk" `u pru. azpk]>hte \imU[ puruvu mH]>]j]vie AukE]T[,"`ni[ |E]L ail Bjnm]f[. atini pzu divxhkUTiyu[. atu k<i}]et v>]N `niu nivZiyi}. niL Ep]yi Bjnh k<iyuE]E<uh v>uk. pie nmu[ O>umic{u Ep]k]h" `u pru. atu Eku >]jpu>uSM]R, "pzu divxh k<i]l mtiyE}]. aztyuh divxhek][ Ep]yiv>]N x]Diyi}. xV[ph t]mxic{]uh O>umic{u ek]u ec}f em]f[ k[pn. atin]l Bjnh k<iyutuve> wL |vieT t]mxic{uek]]h" `u pru. "`]l aente" `u \imUuh xtiukyuh aviTuu aute Bjnh A>hBi ukyuh ecy[tu. Bjnh atYh BiEy]Tuh viy niS[ Ey]TuhkUTiy]yi>uu. Bjnh tuTiytie ptien]]h divxh >]ztiyil \imU[ ailiTuriy xmyh O>u vZzb]fN te aTul v[ "EH! a[ Ouh vYxniE]. au ti>uvit]hkUrilec{[, |t], |o m>uu mUu En>h k]evil ki mH]>]j]vinu ek]Tufh. |tuek]u n} xuKm]kuh. mH]>]j]v[ `eiuh t]l Ouh v]>ut[. "`ni[ |et]uh Ev]" `u pryfh. aE]L "pie `]f[ Evt[?" `u mH]>]jvu Ec]diuh. \Ten a[ "t]zmpRIndiyil DnV>iyueT vizgHh kiTuu[. at[ avieTni[ `Tuic{[ `e p>Edvty]y sive |Tuvs[ A aile zptiS[ k<iic{ut>fh. |t]f[ `ni[ Evt[. bihbh muieyTu]
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nu AukL t]zm]pRItI>u ec}uE]L, atu kiTu h k]fic{uek]Tuutinuh zptiS[ k<iutinumu AL avieT v>uh. AL pryu uniu bihbemTuic{[ A Aee]u zptiS[ k<iic{]l mti" `u pryfh. "|t[ `en ariu?" `u mH]>]jvu Ec]dic{]l |o p>m]Rem]uh pry>ut[. "w]N |en Ekiu[" `u m]ztEm pry]vU. mH]>]j]vu bihbh `Tuic{u zptiS[ k<iic{]lie |E]L siven `Ep]ete DnV>ieyyuh p>Edvty]yi vic]>ic{u Exvic{u ek]fh. pUj]niEvdY]dikL >u uh y]et]>u vYtY]xvuh kUT]et BipURv{h O>uEp]e nTic{uek]fh. `]l niLu e`sV>Yvuh eevdYil zpxiiyuh pURv{]Dikh vRiuh" `u pru mUu guik te ky{il vc{t]yi \i mUinu Et]i. \Ten \fRu En]iyE]L avieTeyuh Ae>yuh ki}. `iuh mUu guik te ky{il |>iut]yi k[ \imUu ve> vix[myiukyuh vZzb]fe EvSil te aTul v[ |zpk]>h pryukyuh m>uu t>ukyuh ecy[tt[ te p>Edvt y]y zsIp>EmsV>Ntey]efu visVxiukyuh ecy[tu. pzu divxhk<iu ptimU]h divxh y]viDi Bjnh k]hkUTukyuh |}u ec[ aey viic{u viv>em}]h D>iiukyuh p]dil vIfu nmx[>ic{u y]zt pr[ anuzgHvuh anuv]dvuh v]iytie EsSh \imUu mH]>]j]vie AukE]TukUTi ti>uvit]hkUriE[ pureTu kyuh y]k]h >]jD]niyiei mH]>]j]vien k]fukyuh te eekvsmu]yi>u guik mUuh mUu En>m]yi mH]>]j]vien Exviiukyuh ecy[tu. A guik Exvic{Et]TukUTi ti>umniEu vyil Evdn niESh vium]ri. aviTuu p>ipURxuKe zp]pic{u. atin]l aviTuu xE]Sic{[ \imUinu vipiTic{ aEnkh x]nL klic{u ek]Tuu. \imU[, "`ni[ |et]uh AvsYmi}"`u pr[ \Epic{t}]et avyie]uh
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xVIk>ic{i}. "pie mUin[ `]f[ Evet"[ klic{u Ec]dic{E]L \imUu tE]T[ \ril vZzb]fN prtuEp]eey]e pryukyuh azpk]>em}]h ecy{utinu Evu pfvuhek]Tuu tt]y Auke klic{yy[u kyuh ecy[tu. mH]>]j]vu ti>umnuek]u klic{yc{ AukL t]zmpRI tI>ei, ~tu B]g]f[ muiEetu xhsyic{uek]uniE]L `vieTniE] avieT O>u xnY]xi ecuEcRu. aE]L O>u kZS[f>uu ndiyueT EmlB]gu vil pruek]i>iukyuh ecy[tu. A xnY]xi >]jpu>uS M]E>]Tu "niL `]f[ xhsyic{u nilut[? A p>uu prutie Ene> t]e< mui En]iy]l bihbh kiuh" `u pru. mH]>]j]vie AukL avieT muiukyuh DnV>iyueT O>u si]vizgHh kukiukyuh ecy[tu. bihb emTuu k>y[u ek]uvE]L A xnY]xi, "niL |o bihbh ek]uEp]yi zptiS[y[u Evet]e ty{]r]uviN. zptiS[y[u muHURm]kuE]L w]nvieT vu zptiS[ nTie]]h"`u pri[ avieTniu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. A xnY]xi `vieTni]f[ vetuh `E]]f[ Ep]y etuh ARuh niymi}. mH]>]jvie AukL bihbvuhek]u pi]mE]L `i, bihbh avieT pu<yil j]Div]xh ecy{iukyuh mUie p>Edvty]y sive aile muu]yi>u zsIEk]viie |Tuvs]yi O>u zsIEk]vilkUTi pfiyiu kyuh zptiS[y[[ O>u suBmuHURh niyiukyuh muHUR xmym]yE]L Emlr xnY]xi avieT `ukyuh bihb emTuuek]uv>]N A]piukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten >u zb]fEzsS[M]R Ep]yi bihbemTu]N En]iyiu x]Di] y[ky]l pie n]WuEpRkUTi Ep]yi. `iu x]Dic{i}. kih bHun]? axhKYh b]fM]RkUTi zsmic{iuh A bihbh kiT uni[ |ieyTu]NEp]uh k<ii}. A>u vic]>i
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c{]uh bihbh avieTni[ |ieyTu]N x]Diyie}u tIRc{y]yE]L A xnY]xi O>u jp]ztvuemTuuek][ A Eu ec}ukyuh O>u eekek]u niS[zpy]xh A bihbh pu<yilni[ `Tuukyuh mEy{iu]yi>u jp]zt il evh muieyTuukyuh ecy[tuek][ aiei. muHURxmyute bihbh zptiS[iukyuh jp]zti u]yi>u evhek][ bihbin[ aBiESkh k<iukyuh ecy[tu. aumutl pimE]L mUM]Ru sivnuh DnV>iyuh p>Edvtm]>]yiIRu. avR |uh A >u EdvM]e>yuh O>uEp]e Exviukyuh Ac>iukyuh ecy[tuv>uu. avieT >u EdvM]Ruh nitYnid]nh, m]xviEsSh, AviEsSh mut]yvey}]h |uh O>uEp]e tey]f[ nTiv>ut[. Ae>iuh avieT v<ip]Tu k<iuky]efiuh >u Edv M]Ruh O>uEp]e Evfh. O>u kdi<h niEvdiuky]efil atu nTuEv muric{u >iTu O>uEp]e niEvdifh. |eney}]h |E]<uh nTuv>uu. ti>uvit]hkUR mH]>]j]vie xuKETu EBdm]iy \imU[ DnV>iyueT zptiS[ k<itie EsSh A Edv enyuh pURv{p>Edvty]y sivenyuh BipURv{h ve> Exviu kyuh aS[eevdYM]>ie]>]]y AURniyueT aTul y]zkmh eevdYs]x[zth piukyuh eevdYviSyil aviTu[ atixmRnuh visVvizsutnum]yiI>ukyuh an>h te gu>un]e puztiy]y O>u knYkey y]zkmh viv]Hh k<iukyuh atil aviETu D]>]h puztx]nu] vukyuh A x]np>> zkEmf vRiukyuh ave>}]v>uh av>ueT p>Edvtm]e> y]zkmh Exviuky]l eevdYviSy il pURv{M]e> atisyic{u zpxiM]>]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. DnV>iey zptiS[ic{ xnY]xi zptiS[]n>h `E]uh Ep]yi}. tpuecy[tuek][ A aile ve>] mi>iukyuh OTuh avieTvc{ute xVR]E>]Hfh ecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. xnY]xiyueT mZts>I>h A aile >u
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zsIEk]viukueTyuh mYi]yi BUmid]nh ecy{ (xhx[k>i) eTukyuh A [ O>u trekic{u tuxi nTukyuh ecy[tu. A tuxiryuh tuxiyuh |E]<uh avieT k]Fm]nu[. DnV>iyueT zptiS[yuh xnY]xiyueT xVR]E>]Hfvuh muh k<iiu ve> tmurkLuEsSh pi]mE]L mUie |}[ O>u k][ O]E>]>u>]yi k]DRe zp]piukyuh OTuh O>u knYk m]zth EsSiukyuh ecy[tu. a]u n]Tuv]fi>u x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]e pur[ ~vuh viyt]y O>u zpEmHku>u \]vukyuh atinu cikiXiu tinu pimE]L |}u mUM]>]>uh |}]etyi>iukyuh ecy[ky]l aviTue zpD]n siSYM]>ie]>]uh pimE] Lu xmIph "kuu}UR" ` Edsuk]>nuh "vTuhk>" `[ |}E>um]y O>u nUti>ieye]u cikiXiic{u. sx[ztzkiy ecy{]et xuKeTu]N zpy]xm]efu Et]uky]l nU>i ku>u kIrukyuh cikiXic{u dInh EBdm]ukyuh ecy[tu. sx[ztzkiy ecy{uky]l A nU>iyueT zs]]dikL EsSmu nUti>im]R nTie]Tu]ti>iukyuh aEHinu xVh |}ute t]mxi]N p]Tie}]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. atin]l A viv>h nU>i x]mUti>i]Tutu>]e aTul ariyiukyuh tu>]N A nUti>ieye][ pi]mE] i}u]yi>u knYkey viv]Hh k<iiukyuh xRv{xVd]n m]yi avieT du kyi t]mxiiukyuh A nUti>i]yi ve> vx[tuvHkL k[pic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. pi]mE]L mUie |}E[ |E]L \ vx[tuil mivyuh x]mUti>i]Tu tu>]N |zpk]>h k[pic{u ek]Tuiuvyuh A |}uvR vTuhk> nU>iyueT x]np>>yiuLev>um]f[. |E]L |o |}[ O>u mUuh aviTue ayuh aviTuu viv]Hh k<ic{iu aRnvuh >u pu>uSx]nuh O>u x[ztI x]nvuh m]ztEm \u. A pu>]tn kuTuhbh xkeesV>YE]TuhkUTi `euh vRic{i>iuv]N xVREv{sV>N kT]ium]r]ke.
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s]x[t]E] ti>uvit]hkUril kuuR t]uiuLe O>u m]f[. |o in[ "s]x[t]E]" `u Ep>u]ytie k]>fhte AdYEm viv>iEiyi>iuu. pu >]j]M]R p]Y>]jvhsYM]>]efuh av>ueT kup>Edvt sb>im s]x[t]v]efumutu xuzpxim]fE}]. muNk]il pu >]j]M]e>}]v>uh Aie]>il sb>imyilE]yi xV]midRsnh k<iuk ptivu]yi>uu. |E]<uh av>ie]>]eiuh Aie]>il (mk>xhzk]i[) sb>imyilec{u dRsnh k<ifem[ ~R]Tu[. pe]>il O>u pu >]j]v[ k]yhkuu v[ aviTue O>u >]iey B]>Yy]yi xVIk>iukyuh avieT e t]mxh tuTukyuh ecy[tu. A >]j]vuh >]iyuh p>x[p>]nu>]gh nimih pi>iu t]mxiuv]N as>]yi I>uky]l A >]j]vu pzu ek]}Eu pu Ep]vukEy] sb>imyilE]yi xV]midRsnh k<iukEy] ecy{]et k]yhkuute t]mxic{u. aenyi>iuE]L O>u divxh >]ztiyil pu >]j]v[ \ril "aEy{]! kTuv v>uE, pui v>uE!" `u pruek][ \re niviic{u. atuEku >]i \fRu EpTic{u virc{uek][ `]efu Ec]dic{E]L >]j]v[ "Oumi}. O>u xVp[nh ku. aEztyuU" `u pryukyuh vIuh \riuTukyuh ecy[tu. azpk]>h piE divxvumu]yi. `}, atu divxhEt]ruh ptiv]yiIRu. |tu nimih EpTic{iu >]iu >]ztiyil kiTuruv]N nivZi yi}]ety]yi. |o viv>h k]yhkuu >]j]vrikyuh |tie smnin]yi p mzv]duh cikiXkuh |osV>Exv]dikuh muh nTiukyuh ecy[tu. |et]uek]uh p]u
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>]j]vie xVp[ndRsninuh niviiuh y]et]>u EBdvumu ]yi}. zptYut, atu zkEmf vRic{[, divxh Et]ruh aWum]ruh `uh puh zp]vsYh vItm]yiIRu. aE]L >]iu m]ztm},>]j mi>i]Ruh te EpTic{iu >]ztiyil kiTuruv]N nivZiyi}]ety]yi. atin]l k]yhku[ >]j]v[ O>u divxh te Avun]y pu >]j]vien aTul v>ui "EH! ayueT kUuviiyuh Ek]]Hvuh ek]u |vieTy]Ruh >]ztik]il kiTur]N nivZiyi}]ety]yE}]. avieTu zB]uE]? "kTuv] v>uu; pui v>uu; kTuv] epu; pui epu" |en `e}h axhb]f[ aviTuu pryut[. |o itiyil |ni |vieT t]mxifemi}. pute Ep]yi t]mxi]fh. |o \pzdve]e m]riyi[ v]l mti" `u pru. |tu EkE]L pu >]j]vin[ ax]m]nYm]y mnx[t]pmu]yi. O]mt[, te zp]fzpiyy]y >]iey viu pi>iu t]mxiuk `u k]>Yh aEHinu p>mxTm]yiu t]yi>uu. pie k]yhkuu >]j]vie v]u xV[ph pu>xE]TukUTiyuh aEpm]yiuh `]l, O>u viDh s]xny]yium]yi>uu. `}]hek]uh pu >]j]v[ atYh viSn]yiIRuevuh pr]l mtiyE}]. au >]ztiyil pu >]j]vinu ptivutu kUT]et viEsS]l O>u xVp[nh kUTiyu]yi. atu O>u p>Edszb]fN aEHie aTulec{[ "EH! aviTu[ Ouh viS]diE. aviTu[ O>u k]>Yh ecy[t]l avieTu]yi>iu \pzdvh nIi n} xuKm]vuh. aviTue p>eedvm]y sb>im s]x[t]vien dRsnh k<ic{i[ |E]L pzu ek]}]m]yE}]. atin]l avieTE]yi O>u pzu divxh A xV]miey Bjifh. pie tiL Bjn muT]et nTukyuh Evfh. `]l mti, `}] xuKm]kuh. au xVp[nil k]fuu kTuv]yuh puiyuh sb>im s]x[t]vie n]y[]f[. k]yhkuu >]j]v[ aE AEpic{tie Ph aEHh
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anuBviuh" `u pru `]yi>uu. |t[ Ekvh xVp[nme}uh sb>im s]x[t]vute te aTul `<ui a>uiec{y[tt]efuh visVxic{[ >]j]v[ piE divxh >]vie >]iey zgHiiukyuh tniu Ep]kutin[ anuv]dh Ec]diukyuh ecy[tu. >]jvinu]yiu \pzdvh m]riy]l ek]emu ve> AzgHmu]yi>uueviuh aEHh pi>iuEp]vukeyu k]>Yh >]i[ atYh x]pk>m]yi>uu. atin]l Bjnh k<i]l aute te aTul `iek]]emu xtYh ecy[ti[ aEHh Ep]yiv>utin[ A x]DVi anuvdiukyuh >]j]v[ azpk]>h ecy[ti[ aute pEu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. aumutl k]yhkuu >]jvin[ O>u cizBmie fh kutuTi. aEHh xd] "kTuv] epu, pui epu, kTuv] epu,' `[ \>uvi[ tuTukyuh Ever y]et]uh xhx]>i]ety]vukyuh ecy[tu. kui, Bfh mut]ytute anYNm]>ueT niRbhek]u Evt]yiIRu. `]l aet]e Ep>inu m]zth nTuem}]et x]m]nYh Ep]e Ouh ecy{]ety]yi. ci divxil Ae>}]h niRbic{]uh kuiukyuh \ukyuh ecy{]etyumi>uu. >]jYk]>Yei aEHinu ci Ep]umi}]ety]yi. aE][ `eiuh Ec]dic{]uh pr]uh `}]inuh \>h, "kTuv] epu, pui epu" `um]zth. |tu nimih >]jmi>iuv>uh >]jpu>uS Nm]>uh m]ztm}, >]jYv]xikuh Aek]eT p>Y]kuNm]>]yi IRu. aEnkh mzv]duh cikiXkuh muh ecy{ic{u En]i. Ouek]uh O>u Pvuh ki}. atin]l pie zpxiNm] >]y ci zps[n]e> v>ui zps[nh vy[ic{[ En]iyE]L avR, pu >]j]vien AEpic{tin]l sb>im s]x[t]vinu]yiu viE>]Dh nimih xhBvic{iut]efuh atiEu zp]yim]yi nUe]u >]si sb>im ek]Tuyc{u nTyiiTuviukyuh "kTuv] epu, pui epu" `u v]ukL `uh zb]fR xByil
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zpEy]givh ~R]Tu ecy{ukyuh ecy[t]l |o xuKETu m]ri >]j]vu pURv{itiey zp]piuemuh viDic{u. \Ten nUe]u >]si ek]Tuyc{[, sb>im s]x[tvie nTyiiTuviukyuh Emlr (kTuv] epu, pui epu `u)v]ukL xhGi]>]y nU>im]e> e]u xByil zpEy]giic{u tuTukyuh k]yhkuu >]j]v[ \M]dh vi[ pURv{itiey zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. xhGi]R |E]<uh "k]iliTeWeikUTiTu<utu k]iviu vitc{E]<Ty[ k]y[c{u Et]iriic{E]<>murh nirEk m]] Et]u kE]Uru pril kl vic{u tmmukilei k]yhkuE}] kTuv]yuh puiyuh epu" `e]>u p]u xhGiyil \pEy]gic{u v>uuE}]. pu >]j]v[ k]yhkuuni[ Ep]ytilie aEHinu xVp[ndRsnh mut]y \pzdve]umu]yi}. aEHh ~t]nuh divxh xVEdsu t]mxic{tie EsSh p>iv]>xEmth sb>imyiei nv>t[nKcitm]y O>u ep]Nki>ITvuh ve> viEyriy O>u muum]yuh nTy[u vc{u viukyuh BipURv{h pzu divxe Bjnh nTukyuh ecy[tu. pz]h divxh n]Wu n]<ik pke >]j]vinu vyil O>u Evdn tuTi. atin]l auh aEHh a]<h Eveu tIRc{y]ukyuh y]k]h xY]vnvuh xV]midRsnvuh k<ic{u Ep]yiiTu \rukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L O>u p>Eds zb]fN aEHie aTulec{[ "EH EH! \rm]Ey]? |u >]iyueT aTul `ie]]em[ a[ sph ecy[tiiE}? xtYhGnh viHitm]Ef]? |t] |vieT O>u kuti> niluu[. |tie puru kyriE]y]l fil >]iyueT aTue]h" `u prt]yi aEHinu Et]i. \Ten `fIu puru ecu En]iyE]L O>u kuti>
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nilutu k]fukyuh aEHh atie purukyri O]Tic{uEp]vukyuh fEn>hek][ k]yhkueukyuh ecy[tu. >]j]vu te zpiytmyueT syngZHdV]>iei t]e<yirukyuh A kuti> aR]nh ecy{ukyuh O>umic{u k<iu. >]j]vu >]iyueT sy{]gZHiilec{u v]tiil mui viic{u. \Ten >]iv]til turu. A x]DVi te zpiytme v>viene zptIic{uek]i>iy]yi>uu. >]iyuh a]<muii}]yi>uu. atin]l >uEp>uh kUTiE]yi a]<h k<ic{u v>ukyuh xuKm]yi kiTurukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh >]vie k]yhkuu >]j]v[ te Avun]y pu >]j]v[ ti>ic{uvi>iut]yi ari[ aEHie aTul vic{i[ "a}Ey] mH]]Ev, w]N atmUh pru Ep]yiuet}]h aviTu[ xdyh miukyuh |niyuh y]pURvh i>t]mxh |vieTe Aukyuh ecy{fh" `[ aEpicu. pu >]j]v[ atu Eku xxE]Sh "`niu Bv]En]Tu y]et]>u viE>]Dvumi}. m]y]cnh ecy{vh Bv]N y]et]>up>]Dvuh ecy[tiu t]yi w]nriyuumi}. |niyuh nivZiyuiTE]h k]h |vieTe t]mxifem]f[ w]nuh vic]>iut[" `u pryukyuh avieTe t]mxic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. aen t]mxic{i>u k][ O>u divxh pu >]j]vuh aEHie zpfyiniy]y >]iyuhkUTi eexV> x}]ph ecy[tuek]i>uE]L, >]j]vinu muu]y xVp[n dRsnepiyuh sb>im s]x[t]vie m]H]Yeuric{uh muhkUTi zp]x[t]viyu]yi. aE]L sb>im tiLBjnh (m]xhEt]ruh dRsnh) muT]et nTfemu tniu xVp[nil dRsnmu]yiu k >]j]vin[ O]R vu. aTu m]xie}, m]xhEt]ruhte ~t]nuh divxh te zp]fzpiyey pi>iu Ep]Ekt]yi>iuuvE}] `u vic]>ic{u >]j]vinuh |o viv>mriE]L >]iuh
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mnx[t]pmu]yi. au >]ztiyil kiTuriy xmyh >]j]vie aTul O>]L ec[ mx[mitE]TukUTi "EH, a[ Ouh vYxniE. a[ `e k]f]n]yi zpiytmey viu pi>iu sb>imve> v>femi}. w]N |vieT aTue]>u u vu |>uE]h" `u prt]yi aEHinu Et]i. \Ten aEHh \fRu kutur En]iyE]L avieTeyuh viEsSic{]e>yuh ki}. >]i n} \rm]yi>uu. te aTul v[ |zpk]>h prtuh sb>im s]x[t]vu tey]efu >]j]vu visVxiukyuh xV]miyueT Bv]XYeyuh m]H]Yeyuh kuric{u vic]>ic{u vix[myic{[ aEHh mnuek][ te p>Edvtey nmx[k>iukyuh ecy[tu. piE divxh >]vie >]j]v[ |o viv>h >]ieyyuh zgHiic{u. aE]L >]iuh ve> xE]Sm]yi. k]yhkuu >]j]v[ Aie]>il te eexnik M]e>ey]e te muil v>ui O>]yuD]BY]xp>I nTukyuh p>Iyil jyiuvRu y]Ey]gYh vx[tuuh ep]uh pfvuh puh vyuh muh x]nm]yi ek]Tuukyuh ptivu]yi>uu. |o k nT k][ |o p>I EmTm]xh Ot]h tIy{ti nTutinu niyicu. >]j]vu mUu divxh mu[ O>u vihb>h zpxieTui. `]h tIy{ti >]ztiyil pu >]j]vinu vIuh O>u dRsnmu]yi. EtjxViyuh yuv]vum]y O>]L aEHie aTulec[ "n]e |vieT AyuD]BY]xp>Iyu]kumE}]. atilEc{>]N w]nuh v>uh. aE]L w]eny{u au vI<u u v]l `e]fh." `u prt]yi >]j]vinu Et]i. aEHmu fRu ku turu En]iyE]L Ae>yuh kumi}. Ot]h tiy{ti >]vie pTy]ike}]h k]yhkuu >]j]vie muil H]j>]yi. A kUil ap>icitn]y O>u yuv]vuh vuEcRu. aven ki[, k]yhkuu >]j]v[, " nI AR" `u Ec]dic{u.
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yuv]v[: aTiyN O>u my]iy]f[. >]j]v[: nI `vieT]Ruu? yuv]v[: aTiyN kurc{u ki<[ O>u myi]f[ p]Rut[. >]j]v[: nie Epe>[? yuv]v[: ay{N `]f[. >]j]v[: nI |vieT `inu vu? yuv]v[: ti>umnuek][ AyuD]BY]xp>I nTi jyiuvRu x]nL k[pic{uek]Tuuueu Eku. atil Ec>]emu vic]>ic{]f[ aTiyN viTek]t[. >]j]v[: nin[ ~t]yuDh zpEy]gi]n]f[ p>icymut[? yuv]v[: aTiynu `}]h kuEre p>icymu[. >]j]v[: `]l EcRuek]uk. viE>]Dmi}. `u priu te eexnikM]>il zpD]nM]>uh n} aBY]xikum]yve> viic{u |o yuv]vien p>IIutin[ A]pic{u. avR vi}uh auh zpEy]gic{uh v]uh p>icyuh zpEy]gic{uh |oi, kuh, Evl mut]y AyuDL zpEy]gic{uh p viDil p>Iic{u. A p>Ikie}]h A yuv]vu jyiukyuh k]yhkuh eexnike> Et][piukyuh ecy[tu. atuku k]yhku[ >]j]v[ ~vuh xE]Sikyuh "nin[ x]nm]y[ `]f[ Evt[? `uh t>]N n]h ty{]r]f[" `u pryukyuh ecy[tu. atuEk[ A yuv]v[,"aTiynu aDikem]uh kifem[ AzgHmi}. aTiyN |vieTni[ `y{u s>h ecuvI<u vuh atie cuumu umuLeeT mu]th (pzu n]<ik dIRGvix[t]>mu) BUmi k>em]<iv]i klpic{u t]l mti" `riyic{u. "aente. aztyuh k>em]<iv]yi tE]h. s>emTuey{uk" `u >]j]vu k[pic{u.
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A yuv]v[ O>u s>emTuu w]file]Tuu ki<E]u ti>iuniu vic{uviu. A s>h ecu vIf h ku piTiutin]yi k]yhkuu >]j]v[ te visVx[tBTM]>il c{ie> niEy]gic{yc{u. avE>]TukUTi A yuv]vuh, evruet En>E]in]yieu B]vil pu >]j]vuh Ep]yi. ave>}]v>uhkUTi k]yhkuuhniuh ki<uet]yi ~kEdsh pzu n]<ik dU>hve> ecE]L avieT O>u ep]y[kyuh atie tI>zpEds[ ~t]nuh k]kL Emuek][ nilutuh ku. avyil ~vuh By> mURiy]y O>u kUN mUuryiuek][ pu >]j]vien kun]yi p]uecu. atuku >]jBTM]R EpTiEc{]Ti. aB]xiyuh xu>num]yi A yuv]v[ eeD>YxEmth ti>iuniu. k]ey aTiEc{]Tic{u pu >]j]vien >ic{u. |o xhBvh nimih A ep]y[ky[[ au]y "k]kuie]y[k" `u Ep>ute |uh jnL pruv>uu. an>h pu>]j]vuh A yuv]vuhkUTi avieTniu kurc{u ki<E]u Ep]ytieEsSh O>u p]rurueci>u[ xVlpEn>h vizsmic{u. aE]E<uh En>h eevkiytin]l A >]zti avieT t]mxic{u. A yuv]vie k]TikL a[ avieT ptit[ |E]<uh m]uEp]k]et etiu k]Fm]nu[. A in[ "tZ]dh" `[ Ep>u pruv>uu. piEdivxh (p]htIyti) ati>]vie pu>]j]vuh A yuv]vuh kUTi ~kEdsh a>n]<ik ki<E]u ecE]L avieT O>u k]yuh atie mDYil O>u tu>uuh ku. aE]L A yuv]v[ "A k]fu tu>ui]f[ aTiye s>h ptic{i>iut[. atin]l aE]e<ufh. |vieT kTvil O>u ep]utTi kiTuu[. atilyriE]y]l A tu>uiir]h" `u pru. >]j]v[ azpk]>h x>iukyuh yuv]viEn]TukUTi kTvilec{u ep]utTiyilyrukyuh ecy[tu. A>uh tu<y]ette ep]utTi ecu tu>uiTuu. >]j]vu ti>iu En]iyE]L A yuv]vien k]Fm]ni}]
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yi>uu. A ep]utTi avieT niu evilkUTi nIiE]ku tu ku vix[myE]TukUT[ >]j]v[ xUic{u En]iyE]L v]x[tvil aet]>u ep]utTiye}uh O>u muty]efuh aEHinu mni]vukyuh te p>EdvtyueT m]HYe uric{[ vic]>ic{[ atYh auteTukyuh ecy[tu. aE]E<uh O>]L v]uh p>icyuemTuuek][ ~vuh vinyE]TukUTi >]j]vie aTulec{[ "|tie `<u]h" `riyic{u. >]j]v[ \Ten kuiyuh xY]vnvuh k<ic{[ A akTi ]>En]TukUTi tu>uie O>u B]vu ecE]L avieT O>u si]vizgHvuh atiEMl t]N sb>im nTy[uvc{ ep]Nki>ITvuh muum]yuh c]Riyi>iut]yuh k[ >]j]v[ xE]S]utp>vsn]yi BixEmth x]]hgh vIfu nmx[k>ic{u. aE]L O>]L avieT niu shKu viiukyuh O>]L vizgHie muii>uu pUjiukyuh axhKYh ku>M]R et]<utu nmx[k>iukyuh ecy{uu]yi>uu. >]j]v[ nmx[k>ic{[ `fIE]L A pUj]>N tIRvuh zpx]dvuh ek]Tuu. A xmyh vZn]y O>u p>Eds zb]fN O>u evic{]TienE]e tuie][ avieT v>ukyuh pu >]j]vie Ene> En]i,"`], `e \iu xE]Sm]yiE}? AzgHh x]Dic{uvE}]. w]N pri>utuEp]e |vieT vi>iuu. |ni `e \i `e m Ekrfemi}. |vieT EvtuEp]e ecy[tuek]]l mti. |o pUj]>Nte `e pUj]>n]yi |>uuek]e. (>]j]vie akTi]>en cUi]fic{uek][) |o \i]N `e d]xn]f[. |vN `e \iyueT ahg>kn]yi>ie (shKu viic{ m]>]en cUi]fic{i[) |vN `e m]>]nuh k<k]>num]yi>ie. |o ku>M]>uh `e \iey |e> kTiy mutyuh |o k]yiu "EzsS[kL" (~kL) `u Ep>]y mXYuh `e p>iv]>]f[. |ve>ey}]h `e \i >ic{u ek]fh. |v>il Ae>eyiuh Ae>iuh \pzdvic{]l A \pzdvike w]N y]Ey]gYh siiuh. `e \i |vieT v[ AdYm]yi `e dRsic{ |o divxh |o xmy[ (EmTm]xh p]h tIyti
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>]vie) |vieT vu `e BipURv{h dRsiuvRu xk]BIuh w]N x]Diic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy{uh" `u pryukyuh ecy[ti[ aEHh vtuEp]e te O]Tie]vukyuh ecy[tu. A zb]ffN `vieTniu vu `uh `E]]f[ Ep]yetuh ARuh niymi}. aEHe atinumuuh atil pieyuh A>uh kii}. atu x]]l s]x[t]vute EvShm]ri vt]ef]f[ visV]xh. EmTm]xil p]mudy u]L (p]h tIy{ti) >]vie avieTec{u dRsnh k<iuk ve> zpD]nm]yi]f[ vc{i>iuti. |tin]yi AuEt]ruh axhKYm]ukL |E]<uh avieTUT]ru[. |o h a]u k]yhkuE]Tu EcRt]yi>u tin]l A zb]fN Ep]y \Ten pu>]j]v[ \i]en viic{[ "|vieT \]yi>iu xhgtike}]h \Ten k]yhkUu >]j]vien ariyifh" `[ A]piukyuh \i]N aE]Lte pureu k]yhkuei >]jv[ au eevkuE> m]yE]E<uh |o ei xV]midRsnh k<iukyuh pie ~t]nuh divxh avieTe t]mxic{uek][ avieT Evu p>iS[k]>e}]h v>uukyuh ecy[tu. k]yhkuu >]jv[ avieT ecy[t p>iS[k]>il zp]Dnev t]e< pryuv y]f[. AdYhte jnueT gt]gt xok>Yin]yi O>u tu>uilni[ O>u klc{ir ekic{u pTi]Er>Ey]Tu xhGTiic{u. pie Ezth pfik<iiukyuh cuuh mtil ekiukyuh Eztil nitYnid]nh, m]xviEsSh, AviEsSh mut]y vky[[ Evu vx[tuvkkL niyiu kyuh ecy[tu. Eztie pTi]ruvsu vTE]u m]ri O>u ek]]>h pfik<iic{u. pu >]j]vienyuh aEHie zpiytmy]y >]ieyyuh avieT t]mxiic{u. azpk]>hte pUj (s]i)]>N, k<k]>N, \i]N `ivRuh Eztie xmIph te O]E>] gZHL pfiyic{uek]Tuu kyuh ecy[tu. avRu ecvinu Evu vx[tuL
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k>em]<iv]yi ptic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. muE te |o inu]yi>u "Ek]" `u Ep>u s]x[t]vie x]iDYhnimih a]h mutlu "s]x[t]hEk]" `]yi I>ukyuh ecy[tu. s]x[t]E]yil Ezth pfi mut]yv k<iiuh aviTue pURv{ niv]xik]yi>u kTuv, pui mut]y dumZgL avieTe nivxic{i>uu. av avieT p]Ri >ut[ Eztinu kurc{u ki<u vT]yi k]ylvu O>u viy guHyi]yi>uu. A guH |E]<uh avieT k]Fm]nu[. A guHy[[ "puiv]>h" `]f[ |E]L Ep>u pruv>ut[. A guHyueT aRB]gh ~vuh vis]vuh xW]> xok>Ymu tum]efu ciR pryuu. O>il O>u kTuv] ay{xV]miyueT Bn]y \ie O>u psuvien piTic{u ek]u. at[ xV]mi[ Ouh >xic{i}. atin]l xV]mi vi}umuemTuuek][ pureu. xk dumZgeyuh avieTni[ AiEy]Tic{u ek]uEp]yi ek]]>>y[[ xmIph "Ek]" `u pryu i nur]i. xV]mi avieT vi} \oiiTic{uniuek][ "Em]l y]et]>u dumZgvuh |o inurh kT>ut[" `]]pi ukyuh ecy[tu. atilie Ek]y[u pTi]u y]et]>u dumZgvuh |tuve> kTii}. au xV]mi vi}Uini u tZ]duh vi}ie azgvuh ptit[ |E]<uh k]Fm]nu[. pu >]j]vuh >]iyuh s]x[t]E]yil t]mxm]ytie EsSh ek]]>ilniuh puririy]l muiuh piiuh ku>M]R akTiy]yi kUTuk ptiv]yi. azpk]>hte >]j]vuh >]iyuh kui]n]yi kTvil ec}uE]L muu priu A mutyuh mXYuh avieT H]j>]vuh. |en kurc{udivxh k<iE]L |vRu `eiuh ptiv]yi ek]TuEt]efu >]j]vinuh
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>]iuh Et]ukyuh ku>M]R[ p<h, sR>, Et]U[ mut]yvyuh muty[[ Ec]ruh mXYLu a>iyuh ptiv]yi kuEre ek]Tuu tuTukyuh ecy[tu. piIT[ |niey]>u niyh ecEy{t]efu Et]uky]l zptidinh ku>M]R[ AErk]iT<i a>iyueTyuh muty[[ OEk]iT<i a>iyueTyuh Ec]ruh mXYLu mu]<i a>iyuh ptiv]yi Eztil ninu ek]Tuutinu pu >]j]v[ ~R]Tu ecy[tu. >]j]vuh >]iyuh kui]N kTvil ec}uE]L mXYLu a>i EdvxVh kvr]>N kTvil ek]u ec}fh. A a>i v]>i mXYLu |uek]Tuuk >]j]vuh >]iyuh kUTiy]f[ ptiv[. \c{pUj k<iyuE]L ku>M]Ru Ec]ru ki<EEg]pu>il mtilueviyil ek]u ecu ek]TuEtu s]i]>nuh muty[u Ec]ru kTvil ek]u ecu ek]TuEtu m]>]>um]f[. aeny]f[ >]j]v[ vYv ecy[tiut[. ku>M]R \ofu k<i]l ek]]>ilec{u >]j]vien ku viukyuh O>u xE]Ssh pureTuviu kyuh ecy{uk ptiv]yi>uu. |enyi>u k][ O>il k]yhkuu >]j]vu xV]midRsninuh k]>Ye}]h s>iy]yi nTuue] `[ aEnVSiutinum]yi vIuh s]x[tE]yil vu. aEHh mWil vu pu >]j]vuh >]iyuh t]mxic{i>u ek]]>i]f[ |riyt[. pu >]j]vuh >]iyuh kuiyuh x]midRsnvuh k<ic{uek]]>il v xmy]yi>uu k]yhkuu >]j]vie v>v[. atin]l akTi]>]y ku>M]R aE]L avieTe \]yi>uu. k]yhkUu >]j]vu mWilni[ |riy \Ten v]n>vI>M]R >]j]vien t]fu et]<utiu eek eki v]y[ ep]i ve> Ad>Ev]Tuh BiEy]TukUTi ni>uniu. atu kiu k]yhkuu >]j]v[ "|tu n} En>E]ut. |vR mH]Ey]gYM]>]efu Et]uuvE}]" `u pru ci>ic{u. aE]L pu >]j]v[, "aEt, avR Ey]gYM]Rtey]f[. av>ueT divYtVh Ouh
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ci}ry}. avR xV]miyueT Auk]f[. avRu divxhEt]ruh ptiv]yi AErk]iT<i a>iyueT Ec]ru Eztilniu ek]Tuutinu w]N ~R]Tu ecy[tiu[" `u pru. k]yhkuu >]j]vu xV[ph vizsmic{tie EsSh kui]n]yi kTviEu Ep]yi. akTiy]yi ku>M]>uh Ep]yi. >]j]vinu Etc{ukuiy]yi>utin]l eekvi>il kiT >t[nKcitm]y Em]ti>mU>i kTvil O>u k}iEMl vc{i[ ` Etc{u >]jBZtYM]R >]j]vien kuiic{uek]uni xmyh O>u p>u[ A Em]ti>il ptic{i>u >t[nie Es]B ku v} Bfx]Dnvum]yi>iuemu vic]>ic{iE] `E], epeu pruv[ A Em]ti>h r]Wie]uEp]yi. atu ku >]jBZtYM]R "aEy{]! ti>uv]<i ek]uEp]yE}]" `u pru. A Em]ti>h ve> vi kUTiyt]yi>utin]l atu Ep]ytu ek][ >]j]vinuh atYDikm]y mnx[t]pmu]yi. `iuh ghBI>m]nxn]y aEHh atu puru k]fic{i}. aEHh kuic{u Eztil Ep]yi dRsnh k<ic{u ek]]>iE[ Ep]yi. A xmyuh ku>M]>ueT akTiyu]yi>uu. `iuh av>il tvn]y viy ku>N aE]L A kUiu] yi>ui}. >]j]vu ek]]>ieiyE]E<uh yUn]n]y A v]n>vI>N Em]ti>h tiek]uEp]y A p>uien aTic{uek]u piTic{uvic{[ avieT ek][ ec}ukyuh p>uie nKil Ek]Ri>u Em]ti>emTu[ >]j]vie muil vc{u viukyuh ecy[tu. atuk[ k]yhkuu >]j]v[ ve> xE]Siukyuh tvn]y A v]n>vI>n[ "xuzgIvN" `e]>u Ep>u k[pic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. \Ten ku>M]e>}]h >]j]vie vIuh vic{iu ki<e nTyiEuh k]yhkuu >]j]v[ pu >]j]viEn]T[ kUTi \ofu k<i]N akEuh Ep]yi. >]j]M]R \ofu k<i[ puruvE]L ku>M]e> k]f]y[ky]l "ku>M]R \ofu k<i]l av>ueT xE]Se ci sL ek][ ariyi]n]yi |vieT v>]ru]yi>uu. |ve> k]f]et]fEv]? `[
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pu >]j]v[ pru. aE]L EztxiDiyil ku>M]>ueT kksh \c{il EkLy]l "avieT |[ `E] viEsSmu]yiue]f[ Et]ut[" `]efu Ep]yi En]e" `u pr[ pu >]j]v[ aE]u pureu. aEHE]TukUTi k]yhkuu >]j]vuh Ep]yi. >]j]M]R aE]u ecE]E<uh xuzgIv]dikL avRu ek]Tu Ec]r[ p]ztE]TukUTi piTic{uvic{u ek]u Eztilniu ek]]>iEu v<iyiE]h `iyi>uu. avR `]f[ ecy{]N B]viuetriy]n]yi >]j]M]R A v<iyil te En]ie]u niu. ku>M]R A p]zth piTic{uvic{u k]yhkuu >]j]vie muilek]u ec[ vc{i[ xuzgIvN A p]ztiu]yi>u Ec]ruh O]E>] ku>M]e>yuh av>ueT vyruh et]uk]fic{uek]u duKB]vE]TukUTi >]j]vie Ene> En]i. buim]n]y k]yhkuu >]j]vinu k]>Yh mni]yi. aEHh xuzgIvEn]T[ "niLu `}]vRuh kUTi |o Ec]ruek]umtiy]kui}, aE}? `u Ec]dic{u. k]>Yh atute `[ xuzgIvN AhgYh k]fic{u. "Ae, \tuek][ `}]v>uhkUTi \ofu k<ic{iu ek]]>il v>uviN, xm]D]nmu]]h" `u priu k]yhkuu >]j]vu pu >]j]viEn]TukUTi ek]]>iEu Ep]yi. \ofu k<ic{uek]u xuzgIvzpBZtikuh avieT H]j>]yi vfE]Tu kUTi ni>uniu. k]yhkuu >]j]vu n]iEk>h, sR>, p<h mut]yv[ v>ui avRu D]>]m]yi ek]Tuiu zptidinh avRu mUupr a>iyueT Ec]rukUTi ek]Tuuek]utinu kln ek]Tuukyuh azpk]>h k[pic{nuvdic{i>iut]yi O>u ecutkiTil `<utic{u tuYh c]Ri xuzgIve eekyil ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. ku>M]R O>u xE]Ssh pureTuvic{i[ >]j]vien vIuh vic{uek][ n]upurEuh p]uEp]vukyuh aTu divxhmutl EdvxVh pTi>il EcR[ avRu mUupr AErk]iT<i a>iyueT Ec]ruvith ek]TuutuTukyuh ecy[tu.
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O>il ek]]>> O>u n]yR kuTuhbiu]yi>u x[ztIpu>uSM]R O]E>]>u>]yi cuekuEp]yi[ OTuh O>u x[ztIm]zth EsSic{u. A x[ztI n]lpWu vyuve> zpxvi]etyi>uu. x]n]Rm]yi avR aEnkh xt[kR L ecy[tu `iuh y]et]>u Pvumu]yi}. atin]l A x[ztI Ekvh vYy]efuh avR zpxvic{u x]nmu]vuk eyu k]>Yh ax]DYm]efuh A kuTuhbh anYhniu Ep]vukte ecy{uemuh `}]v>uh tIRc{eTui. aen yi>u k]u Bi]>n]yi O>u xnY]xi A kuTuhbil ec}ukyuh Bi v]iy EsSh A divYN A kuTuhbn]yik Ey]T[ "aE, niL Ouh vYxniE. niL s]x[tE]yil Ep]yi xV]midRsnh k<ic{u v<ip]TukL zp]Ric{]l niLu xtiyu]kuh" `u priu |riE]kukyuh ecy[tu. atu Eki[ A x[ztI[ |o divYe v][ O>iuh miYy]yiE]vukyie}u mnilE]ukyuh aTu divxh te avR av>ueT BR]viEn]TukUTi s]x[t]E]yilec{u kuic{uet]<utu nTyilni[, t]N zpxvic{[ O>u epFkuiyu] y]l xV]miyueT nTyil vc{u kuiu Ec]ru ek]Tuukyuh mUupr a>iyueT Ec]ruek][ n]n]viBvE]Tu kUTi ku> M]Ru xdY k<iukyuh mu]<i a>i ~kLu ek]Tuukyuh ecy{]emu zp]Riukyuh ecy[tuEp]yi. an>h O>u m]xh k<iyutinumu[ `E] k]>fvs]l A x[ztIyueT BR]v[ avE>]Tu muSiu xhbh mtiy]iE]vukyuh Ever O>]L avRu xhbh tuTukyuh \Ten A x[ztI gRBh D>iukyuh avR y]k]h xxuKh zpxvic{[ O>u epFkui \]vukyuh ecy[tu. Ar]h m]xil kuiu Ec]ru ek]Tuutin]yi A x[ztIyuh avueT BR]vuhkUTi kuieyyuhek]u s]x[t]E] yiei. Eztil Evu v<ip]TukLe}]h ~R]Tu ecy[ttie EsSh avR Ep]yi kuic{uvu xV]midRsnh k<ic{u ki<e nTyil H]j>]yi. s]i]>N tIRvuh zpx]dvuh
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Ec]ruh p]yxvuem}]h avieTek]uecu ek]Tu[ kuiu Ec]ru ek]Tu]n]yi nTyil |vc{u Ec]ruh p]yxvuh vii. aE]E<uh kui AE>] aTic{ieEp]e ewiu pi>i[ \re>utuTi. O>u viDiuhEc]ru ek]Tu]N nivZi yi}]ety]yiIRu. `Tu]uh piTic{]uh kui ky{ii>i]et kutic{uc]TiuTi. kui ky{ilniu t]e<E]kuem]yE]L A x[ztI O>u muu vi>ic{u kuiey avieTiTi. A xmyh v]n>ku]Diptiy]y xuzgIvN c]Tiec{u kuiey `Tuuh ek]E]TiE]yi O>u viy vZie mukil ky>i |>i]yi. xuzgIvN `TuE]Lmutl kui k>c{il niRi, ci>iukyuh eekyuh k]uh kuTu kiukyuh ecy[tu tuTi. |tuEku Ek[ A diiuve>]e avieTUTi. `}]v>uh vix[myB>it >]yiIRu. kuiyueT m]t]pit]M]R vYxnp>vs>um]yi IRu. ku>M]e>}]h nTyil kUTi. ~ke}]h evil niu k>y[u kyri nTyiei. |o autpURv{m]y xhBvin[ `E] k]>fmueu jnL aBizp]yeu. |enyu xRBil viDi k[pi]nu aDik]>h \i]n]f[. atin]l \i]N kuiyueT pit]vien viic{[ "niL |o ku>M]Ruh ~kLuh `eiuh ek]Tu]emu zp]Ric{iuE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. "`E] `niu niymi}" `[ ay]L pru. pie kuiyueT m]t]viEn]Tu Ec]dic{E]L A x[ztI "|o kuiey nTyil ek]uvu Ec]ruek]Tuu divxh mUu pr a>iyueT Ec]ruek]u n]n]viBvE]TukUTi ku>M]Ru O>u xdY k<iukyuh mu]<i a>i ~kLu ek]Tuukyuh ecy{]emu w]N zp]Ric{iu]yi>uu. atu w]N mruEp]yi>uu. |E]]f[ O]Rt[" `u p>u. "`]l ku>M]Ru xdYyuh ~kLuh a>iyuh ek]Tul n]e nTie]emu pr[ atiE]yi nUe]u pfh niL |E]L nTyil vy[fh. `]l `}]h s>iy]kuh. n]e v<ip]TukL nTIE niL Ep]k]vu. pfh |E]L niueT eekvsmie}il w]N t>]h. t]mxiy]et `ic{u t]l mti" `[ \i]N
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pru. A x[ztI azpk]>h xtic{u nUe]upfh \i]En]Tu kTm]yi v]i nTyil vc{u. tlfh xuzgIvN kuieye]u vu nTyil kiTie]Tuu. \Ten A x[ztI kuiey `Tuu Ec]ru ek]Tuu. Ec]rUfu k<i[ \Ten ku>M]R O]E>] vZiEuh ~kL eviEuh jnL av>v>ueT gZHiEuh pi>iuEp]yi. ek]]>> ]>]y dtim]R piE divxh ku>M]Ru Ekmm]yi xdY nTukyuh ~kLu a>i ek]Tuukyuh k<ic{[ xV]miey et]<utu kuieyyuh ek]u ti>ic{uEp]vukyuh aTu[ divxhte \i]e pfh `ic{uek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. ek]}h 721-]m]u vZikm]xh 5-]h tIyti jyxihHn]u (Edsin][=ek]}[) n]Tuv]fi>u \iEk>vR p]> il ` >]j]vu s]x[t]E]yil vu xV]midRsnh k<iukyuh "arupr" `u Ep>]y zpD]n v<ip]Tu nTukyuh zptidinh \SpUjy[[ OEk]iT<i a>i ptivu evukyuh ecy[tt]yi avieT O>u si]iKith |E]<uh k]fuu[. ek]}h 933-m]u n]TunIiy (ti>uvit]hkUR) m]R] vR mH]>]j]v[ ti>umnuek]u >]jEzd]Hik]y `uvIil pim]e> Byeu EvSzpn]yi xW>ic{i>u k][ O>u divxh mDY]xmy[ kuUR t]Uil kE]T[ `u Edsu ecei. avieT viy m]ikyuh mumu O>u vIT[ ku kyriec{[ "w]N |ee AH]>em]u k<ic{ii}. visuh d]Hvuh ve> ks]yi>iuu. atin]l AH]> inu v}tuh ~R]Tu ecy[tu t>fh" `>uiec{y[tu. atuEk[ avieTyu]yi>u gZHn]ykN te BZten viic{[ "`T], ay]Lu O>u \um] `Tuuek]Tu[" `u pru. atuEku ti>umnuek][ avieT niiri atinTu[ O>u vIilyriec{u. avieT pu>uSM]>]>uh \]yi>ui}. O>u vZy]y x[ztI muu niluu]yi>uu. ti>umnuek][ A vZey aTul viic{u Emlprzpk]>h t]N tEdivxhtE AH]>h k<ic{iie}uh visuh d]Hvuh
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xHivy{]ety]yi>iuuevuh atin]l AH]>inu v}tuh ~R]Tuecy[tu ek]Tufemuh a>uiec{y[tu. atuEk[ A vZ (|et]>u nU>iEy] mE] Aefu vic]>ic{[) "AH]>in[ aTiyL v}tuh tl aviET[ ek]uk yi}E}]. atin]l aTuu zb]fgZHil cheki >]h. nI>]ukui k<iu ec}uE]E<uh AH]>inu ty{]r]yi>iuh" `u pru kuvuh zb]fgZHvuh k]fic{u ek]Tuutin[ O>]e kUeTyyc{u. zb]fgZHil Bfh ek]Tuutinuh cheki. ti>umnuek]u nI>]ukuiyuh nitYkR]dikuh k<ic{u ecE]L \ofien}]h ty{]r]yi>uu. \Ten amZEtu k<ic{[ avieTnirii Emlpr >u vIuk]>ueTyuh itieyiyuh vIuEp>ukuh aEnVSic{riu. ti>umnu ek][ AdYh ecukyriy vIT[ "ciuiyil>kN" ` Dnv]Et]yi>uu. A vIuk]R viy Dnv]M]>]yi>uu eviuh ARuh pc{evh Ep]uh ek]Tu] duM]>]yi >uu. >]mtu kyriy vITie Ep>u "en}imUil" `]yi>uu. A vIuk]R \p]yk]Ep]>]yi>uueviuh dyyuh m>Y]d yumu DRiS[M]>]yi>uu. A >u vIuk]>uh xuriy]ni zkix[tY]nik]f[. ti>umnuek][ A viv>e}]h aEnVSic{rii[ aviTh viu Ep]vukyuh ecy[tu. m]R]vRmH]>]j]vu ti>umniEu ti>umUu xiiukyuh aviTuu >]jEzd]Hikeey}]h xhH>iukyuh k]yhkuh mut]y >]jYL piTiec{Tuukyuh ecy[ttie EsSh x]Du]y en}imUil kuTuhb]Ru k>em]<iv]yi ve> vx[tuL k[pic{u ptic{uek]Tutu kUT]et "mut]i" `e]>u ]nvuh k[pic{uek]Tuu. ciuiyil>ke ]v>uh jhgmum]y xkvx[tuuh kueki s]x[tE]EdvxVil EcRukyuh ecy[tu. A vx[tuil niu Ad]yhek][ s]x[tE]yil sniy]<[cEt]ruh n][pe]u pr a>iek][ DRkiyuh aWupr a>i ek][ Eztil zb]mfEB]jnvuh nTutinuh EsSmu
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tu nitYnid]nil kUutinum]f[ k[pic{u vYv ecy[tt[. A ti>umnie k]]n>mu]y p>i[k]>il |o ptiv[ kurc{[ DRkiu mUu pr aWiT<i a>iyuh zb]fEB]jnh vky[[ O>u pr `iT<i a>iyum]ukyuh EsSmutu ek][ ek]}[ Anv}IsV>h Eztil nmx[k]>(b]fEB]jn)vuh Azs]m[ \ouh nTutin[ ~R]Tuecy{ukyuh ecy[tu. s]x[tE] Ezti u ci O]up]ztiuh mu "ciuiyil>kNvk" `u Ep>u eviyi>iut[ |E]<uh k]Fm]nu[. zbiiS[ rxiQuh ti>uvit]hkUR div]num]yi>u m[Er] x]y[pvRkL EdvxVL p>iS[>ic{u ptivukEReTuiy k][ s]x[tE]yil ku>M]Ruh muty[uh Ec]ruh mXYLu a>iyuh ek]Tuut[ an]vsYm]efu pr[ Avk ecvukL niRe<utic{u. ku>M]Ru Ec]ru ki]t]yE]L avR EztilTu niEvdYh k<iyuE]L anuBv>ueTyuh v<ip]Tuk]>ueTyuh muh Ec]er}]h `Tuu tiukyuh s]i]>enyuh EdvxV]>enyuh aTiukyuh kTiukyuh m]ukyuh kIrukyuh muh ecy[tu \pzdviukyuh ecy[tu tuTi. anuBv]Ru Ec]ru ki]t]vukyuh EdvxV ]Ru avieTec{u Ej]i ecy[v]N nivZiyi}]t]vukyuh ecy{uky]l avR `}]v>uh kUTiE]yi m[Er] x]y[pvRke u viv>h Eb]Diiukyuh x]y[pvRkL |tie p>m]Rm riyutin]yi s]x[tE]yil v>ikyuh ecy[tu. x]y[pvRkL vu mtilu eviyil O>u u kEx>yi[ |>uu. aE]L ku>M]R `}]h avieT H]j>]yi kuniu x]h ecy[tiu ni>uniu. aE]L x]y[pvRkL "niL |o azkmL k]fiuet]f[?" `u Ec]dic{u. avR av>ueT vyR et]u k]fic{uh muh visu xHi]N vy{]i]efu x]y[pvR ke zgHiic{u. \Ten x]y[pvRkL "niL[ |vieT Ec]ru ptivuvc{t[ A>]f[, `]f[, atiEu v} YvumuE]?" `u Ec]dic{u. tt[fh xuzgIvN te v]yil eekyi[ O>u
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ecutkieTTuu tuTc{u n]i x]y[pvRkueT muilvc{u. at[ k]yhkuu >]j]vu ek]Tu ecu tkiT]yi>uu. x]y[pvRkL aetTuu v]yic{uEn]i ve> xE]Siukyuh xtiukyuh ku>M]>ueT Ec]ruh muh y]pURv{h ek]Tuu ek]utin[ anuvdiukyuh ecu tkiT[ xuzgIve eekyilte ek]Tuukyuh ecy[ti[ mTiE]vukyuh ecy[tu. muty[u Ec]ru ek]uecu ek]Tuutinu cumt m]>]R]efu muu priuE}]. O>u divxh ptivum]>]N m]>]N `vieTEy] Ep]yi>utin]l av>ueT kuTuhbiu]yi >u O>u ecrun]f[ muty[[ Ec]ru ek]uecu ek]Tut[. mut vu Ec]ru tiuek]i>u xmyh A ecruN O>u viy ke}Tuu mutyueT ty[[ O>iTi ek]Tuu. |Tiek][ mut \re niviic{u. A sh Eku ciR kTvil O]Tiec{u En]iyE]L mut cu eviuh m]>]ec{ruN m>ic{u k>y[u kiTut]yiu. a]hmutl muty[u Ec]ru niR]vukyuh ecy[tu. s]x[t]E]yil t]mxic{i>u p>]j]vie k]] n>h avieT EdvxVk]>YL aEnVSic{i>ut[ \i]e kuTuhbil au mU]yiuv>]yi>uu. A kuTuhbiu vR a]u xV]mieyuric{u ve> Byvuh Biyuh visV]xvumuv>]yi>uu. avR >]viekuic{u xV]midRsnh k<i]et evh kuTiukEp]uh ecy{]ri}]yi>uu. k]zkEmf aet]e kuErE EBdeu tuTi. pu>]j]vie k]h k<itieEsSh ~kLu a>iv]>iyiu ek]Tui>ut[ \i]n]yi>uu. O>il O>ui ]N s>I>h suh m]rie]u ec[ ~kLu a>i v]>iyiu ek]Tuu. ~kL A a>i tii}. au mutl A \i]N a>i v]>iyiuek]Tu]l ~kL O>iuh ti]ety]yi. atin]l Avk a>iyuh niRe<uti.
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s]x[t]E]yie ku>M]R azb]f>ueT Ec]Er] mXYm]hx]dikE] Bi]ri}. atin]]f[ avRu ptivu Ec]r[ s]i]>N ek]u ecu ek]Tufem[ ~R]Tuvc{t[. O>il |v>il ci ku>M]R Eztil pTi]ru B]g]yi t]mxic{i>u m>y[]M]>ueT kuTikilyri avR p]khecy[tuvc{i>u mXYvuh m]hxvuh Ec]ruh muemTuu Bic{u. atu EsSmu ku>M]Ru Ouh >xvuh xtvum]yi}. piE divxh ptivuEp]e \c{Uj k<iE]L `}] ku>M]>uh ki<enTyilkUTi. ptivu Ec]ru s]i ]>N p]ztE]TukUTiiTic{u Eg]pu>inu eviyil ptivu u ek]ueciu. muuv>ueT Ec]ruh m]hxvuh Bic{ ku>M]R et] Ec]ru EsSmu ku>M]R tiukyi}E}]. atin]l m]hxh tivR Ec]ru et]T]N muvR xtic{i}. te kU]et mvR tnic{u Ec]erTuu Bi]N m]hxh tiv>uh xtic{i}. atin]l A >u kUu]>uh til avieTvc{u Edv]xu>yuhEp]e viy yumu]yi. OTuh >ukURuh \ofu k<i]N x]Dic{i}. Ec]r[ avieTiTu evruet Ep]yi. aen >u kU>uh til ~kEdsh O>u m]xE]h k]h yumu]yi. aztyuh k]h avRu] yi>u Ec]ru evruet Ep]ytin]l a]hmutl A Ec]ruh niru]yiE]yi. `iuh ku>M]Ru ptivu]yi>u Ec]ruh mXYLu ptivu]yi>u a>iyuh Aie]>il (p]mudydivxh) |E]<uh ek]Tuuv>uu[. mu divx il xV]midRsnin]yi avieT ec}uvR v}tuh ek]Tue il m]ztEm ku>M]Ruh ~kLuh |E]L AH]>inu m]RmuU. `iuh v<ip]Tuk]R |E]<uh avieT D]>]m]yi vuek]i>iutin]l avRu O>u divxvuh AH]>inu muuv>ui}. yuil OTuh m]xBuuk]y ku>M]R Et]uEp]vuky]l avR a]h mutl aviTh vi[ i>v]xh Eztinu pTi]>[ |E]L cy]yi>iu E]T Tuu zpEdsi]i. atin]l p<ip]T]yi Biu Ec]ruh
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p<vuh muh m]xEB]jik}] v]n>M]Ru |E]L niRb]D m]yi Bi]h. A>uh Ouh ek]Tu] divxil Ezt il EztxhbikueTyuh muh Ec]r[ b]l tieyTu ]f[ av>iE]L \pjIvnh k<ic{u v>ut[. avR A Ezt xiDi vi[ `uh Ep]k]ri}. m]hxEB]jik]y ku>M]R |E]L \pjIvic{u v>utuh miv]ruh cek]]f[. av>uh kc{vT]>uh til avieT pE]<uh aTiyuh piTiyuh sf[yumu]v]ru[. viy >]j]Nm]E>] zpBuNm]E>] xV]midRsnin]yi s]x[tE]yilec{]l au m]hxBuu k]y ku>Nm]>uh EztxiDiyil vuEc>uh. `iuh avR Eztil kT]ri}. zBNm]Ru Ezth p]Ti}E}]. |E]L >]j]M]>ueTyuh muh v<ip]T]yi >ukUh ku>Nm] Ruh Ec]Er] p<Em] ek]Tuuueil evEv{er >u p]zt i]i ek]Tufh. `u m]ztm} m]hxBuuk }] ku> M]Ru AdYh ek]Tuukyuh Evfh. atu mvRu ek]Tuu tiDikmu]yi>iukyuh Evfh. ae}il yumu]ku k]>Yh tIRc{y]f[. s]x[tE]yil xV]miyueT eectnYvuh ku>M]>ueT divYtVvuh |E]<uh kurii}. |]uh avieT dRsnin] yiuh Bjnin]yiuh zptidinh axhKYm]ukL v>uu[. avieT Bjnmi>u]l O<iy] b]Dyuh EBdm]k] E>]gvuh v<ip]Tu zp]Ric{]l x]Di] k]>Yvumi}. mnuSYR nivxi u gZHiuh muh ciE]L \ruie \pzdvh ks]yi I>utu x]D]>fm]fE}]. A avx>il n]<i a>iyil O>u n]iEk>hci>kiyiii ~kLu ek]Tu]l \ruie \pzdvh niESh nIiE]kuh. |o xhgtiyil ek]}h, ti>uvnpu>h mut]y il anuBv>]yi |E]<uh p>umu[. \ruie \pzdvh smi]n]yi |E]<uh p>uh |zpk]>h ecy[tuv>uumu[. |vy[e}]h dZ]]yi[ aEnkh e`tiHYu[. ku>M]>ueT m]H]Yh xhbic{u axhKYh kkL |niyuh pry]nu[. vix[t>By]l
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avey]uh |vieT viv>iui}. aTu k][, at]yt[ O>u mutu ek]}h muu]yt]y O>u xhgtikUTi pri[ |o \pnY]xe avx]ni]emu vic]>iuu. ek]}h 1065-]m]iTy[[ dU>M]>]y aWuEpe>]>umic{[ s]x[tE]yil xV]midRsnin]yi vi>uu. av>il n]u EpR xV]miu v<ip]Tinuh ku>M]Ruh Ec]ruh ek]Tuu tinuh ~kL[ a>i ek]Tuutinuh muh \ie pl pfh ek]TuElic{u. O>]L m]zth v<ip]Tinuh muh Ouh ek]Tui}. atin]l ay]E]Tu mvR "`] t]N v<ip]Ti en]uh ek]TuuiE}?' `u Ec]dic{u. "|}. w]N kuic{u et]<femu m]ztEm vic]>iuuu. |osV>M]Ru w]N eekUi ek]Tu]ri}. `uteyum}, ku>M]Ru Ec]ruh mXYLu a>iyuh ek]Tuutu Ekvh mUtVm]ef]f[ `e visV]xh" `u pru. "`]l Ev]. `E] |et]>]p]f[" `u mv>uh pru. aWuEp>uhkUTi kui]N Ep]yi. aWuEp>uh mTiI kTvil O>u k}iEMl vciu kui]niri. aE]L O>u v]n>vI>N epe[ c]Tiec{[ v<ip]Tinu ek]Tu] A mnuSYe mTiI m]zth `Tuuek][ O]TiE]yi O>u vZi mukil kyriyi>uu. mTiI ek]uEp]yE]L atie \Tmnu viy vYxnm]yi. ay]L zp]fen]L pfe x[EnHiuu O>]]f[. ay]L O>u ke}Tu[ A ku>en `riu. ku>N A k}uh c]TiiTic{[ atuek]u te A mnuSYenyuemriu. A ~ruek][ A mnuSYe tep]iEc{]>ey]ic{u. pie A ku>N mTiIy<ic{[ atiu]yi>u pfemTu[ O]E>]]yi k]yiEiu. gtY>mi}y[ky]l pfie \TmN atuku vYxnic{u ek]u niu. pfh mu<uvnuh tIRE]L ku>N mTiI cu>uiUi \Tme muKE[ OE>ruek]Tuu. aE]L A mnuSYe kUuk]R "`] tZp[tiy]yiE}? |osV>M]Ru eekUi ek]Tu]iu pfem]e |E]L ]Bm]yE}]. t
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ep]iytum]zth ]Bh. `eiuh Apuukuemu wL muut pruvE}]. |ni nTyilec{u xmx[t]p>]DL miutinu zp]RiU. ae}il tni[ |vieT niuEp]yi i<y[]en]uemu Et]ui}" `u pru. avR aWuEp>uh kuic{u nTyilec{ukyuh v<ip]Tu } k<i]y]L ~vuh p]]pE]TukUTi Emlrzpk]>h zp]Riukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L O>]L avieTec{u xhgti ke}]h Ec]dic{riyukyuh k]yilE]y pfem}]h xV]miu v<ip]T]yiuh ku>M]Ruh Ec]ruh ~kLu a>iyuh ek]Tuut]yiuh ek]Tuyy[]emu niyi]N avE>]Tu pryukyuh pfie \TmN azpk]>h xtic{u pru xV]miey zp]Riukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L ku>N k]yil ec{u mui O>u ec> `Tuuek]uvu nTyilvc{u. k]yii pfh atiu]yi>uu. `iEn]iyE]L atu nUe]u pfm]yi>uuev[ \TmN pru. A pfh mu<uvN xV]miu v<ip]Tinuh mum]yi \TmN EdvxVil ~[pic{u. EdvxV]R atil pkutifh ek]u xV]miu v<ip]TukL nTukyuh EsShek]u ku>M]Ru Ec]ruh ~kLu ariyuh ek]Tiiukyuh ecy[tu. `iuh ku>M]R A Ec]ruh ~kL A a>iyuh tii}. mni}]vR nivZiyi}]iu ek]Tu x]DnL avR xVIk>i]ri}. A k]yie tI>zpEdsu i>v]x]>]y aEnkh muuv>u[. avR A k]yilniu mXYe piTic{u viuh tiuh \pjIviuv>]f[. `iuh avR ~ke piTiukEy] ~kL av>ueT vyil akeTukEy] ecy{]ri}. ~ke avR xV]miyueT "ti>umL" `]f[ pryut[. |E]L (1925-l) ti>uvnpu>u viyek]]>h m]Enj>]yi]mxiun s>Nni avRkueT \X]Hvuh zpEvsvuh nimih s]x[tE]y[u pURv{]Dikh etic{vuh
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p>iS[]>vuh xiic{iu v]x[tvhkUTi zpx[t]vic{uek][ |o \pnY]xe xm]piic{uek]uu.

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ciR m<mhgu nU>ieyuh mu ciR mHiSmhgu nU>ieyuh pruv>u mu<mhgu nU>iey, aEHin[ ABij]tYvuh Evds]x[zt]dikiu aBityuh xVlph kurv]yi>utin]l, O>u y]gs]yilniu bHiS[>iukyuh aEHh avieTniu p>Edsu Ep]yi zsutix[mZtY]dike}]h pic{u ti>ic{uvtieEsSh O>u y]gu Ep]yi y]gs] yueT puru nilukyuh A xmyh aku vp EH]miu tinu mzh pi<c{u ec]}ut]yi Ek[ epeu y]gs]y[ ku kTu te ky{iu]yi>u vIsup] EH]mkuie mIet piTic{uek][ "mhgh y]gs]yil kT]l zp]yih mti; vp pi<c{]l zp]yimi}; y]gh niS[Pm]yiE]kuh" `u pryukyuh pie aEHh A mzh s>iy]yi ec]}i e]Tu[ EH]mh nTukyuh aumutl mu nU>im]R y]gmu ie}]h aEHeUTi fic{u y]gs] y[k[ O>u m]nY[ pk ek]Tui>uiuTukyuh ecy[tu `uh |E]<uh y]gmu ie}]h O>u m]nYu "m<mhgin[" `u pr[ O>u pk vy[uk ptivueuh mumu k zpxim]fE}]. m<mhgu nU>i Emlr zpk]>h xRv{m]nYn]yi IRtie EsSh, ci Ep]im]>ueT poE>]HitYh vHic{u ek]u ti>uvit]hkUril ti>uv}, ecUR mut]y Edsil, kurc{uk]h t]mxic{i>uu. a]u ecU>u "v]<m]Evi" `i}E>]y O>u Ep]iyueT mil nitYzs]muuek][ aEHin[ O>u ek]}h t]mxiEt]yi vu. atiniTy[[ O>u divxh v]<m]EviE]iyueT puztnuh zpD]nsiSYnum]y kZS[fN ` sUzdyuv]v[ ~kEdsh xYy]k]r]y xmyh A mie muiri pTi]u En]i niuek][ am]v]xi n]L czen]u Pem]f[ `[ mu<mhgu nU>i Ey]Tu Ec]dic{u. atinu>m]yi nU>i, "`ni[ niymi}" `u
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pruek]u czen]f]n]yi muiri pTi]u En]i. aE]L A sUzdyuv]v[ eekek]ic{i>ic{u aE]<]f[ nU>iu k]>Yh mni]yt[ zsutix[mZtikuh muh pic{iu]yi>uu eviuh aEHinu jEY]ti]x[ztie ghEp]umu]yi >ui}. Ep]i jEY]ti]x[ztil atinipufn]yi>uu. aEHh A puztenyuh A s]x[zth n}Ep]e piic{i>uu. nU>i A viSyil anBin]yi>utin]l aEHe p>iHxi]n]yi]f[ A yuv]v[ am]v]xin]e czdRsn Pem]efu Ec]dic{t[. ay]L ci>ic{u tuTiyE]L m]ztEm nU>i[ |o kvu mni]yuu. kruv]vun]L czen ]f]n]yi En]iytuh viy EB]StVm]yiE]yE}]. Aek]eT nU>i ~vuh viSn]yi. aE]L aEHin[ O>u v]si Et]ukyuh "|ni EjY]ti]zth pic{[ |o viSyil |ven (Ep]iyueT puzten) mTiy}]et me]>u k]>Ymi}" `[ aEHh mnuek][ tIRc{eTuukyuh ecy[tu. aTu divxhte nU>i teUTi jEY]ti]x[zth piifemuh Ep]iEy]TEpiukyuh Ep]i azpk]>h ecy{]emu xtiukyuh O>u xMUHURil aEHh nU>iey piic{utuTukyuh ecy[tu. nU>i ~vuh buim]nuh n} vYulpnum]yi>utin]l jEY]ti]x[zth piutin[ aEHin[ aDikh buimuE] k]t]mxEm] Evivi}. kurc{u divxe p>izsmhek][ aEHh A viSyil atinipufn]yiIRu `u m]ztm}, aEHinu Ep]iey]L yuiyuh buiyumu]yi>u tin]l "ti>iyilniu' ek]uiy ph Ep]e" aEHh A viSyil gu>uvien]Dikh zpk]sic{u. p<y xzd]yil ve> zkiykL ecEy{t]y xhgtikL nU>i xVyEmv `uiu ci v<ikL kupiTiukyuh atiEuh putiyt]yi ci zpm]fL \]iuTukyuh ecy[tu. |ztyum]yE]E<uh Ep]iu nU>ieyuric{u ve> bHum]nh Et]iuTi. Ep]iyueT puztn[ t]N nU>iey muu
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p>iHxic{tinu pk>h aEHh te jEY]ti]x[ztviSyil `eneyiuh avm]ni]etyi>iyie}u vic]>h nimih mnil Byh jniukyuh A viv>h ay]L ay]ueT pit]vuh gu>uvum]y Ep]iy zgHiiukyuh ecy[tu. Ep]iyueT xhvlx>dI k<iE]E<uh nU>iyueT jEY]tis]x[ztpnvuh k<iu. \Ten nU>i Ep]iu gu>udif k<i]n]yi niyic{ viv>h Ep]iEy]Tu pru. aE]L Ep]i "a[ aniu dify]yi Ouh t>femi}. `e zpiypuzten a[ avm]ni]etyi>iukm]zth ecy[t]l mti. atiDikh xE]Sk>m]yi `niu me]umi}" `u pru. \Ten nU>i, "`]l w]N |zt zpy]xe[ |o s]x[zth pic{etin]f[? `e zpyt[nie zpD]En]EsYh |y{]e avm]nieyut]f[. atin]l atiE[ aviTuu xdyh anuvdifemu w]N aEpiuu" `u pru. |tinu>m]yi Ep]i, "a[ |t[ pic{t[ |o \EsY E]TukUTiy]yi>i]h. `]l w]N piic{t[ ayueT pih jEn]pk]>k>m]yi v>femu vic]>ic{]f[. atin]l at[ aeny]iIR]n]yi]f[ a[ zsmiEt[" `[ pru. aE]L nU>i, "ateny]v]h. `]l ayueT mke pih jEn]pzdvk>m]k]etyi>iviDi]f emukUTi `ni]zgHmu[. atieniuh aviTunuvdifh" `upru. |tu EkE]L Ep]i, "O]EH]; aen ecy{u tin[ `ni[ viE>]Dmi}"`u xtic{u pru. \Ten nU>i,"`]l ayueT mkN gfic{u]i, `<utivc{i>iu pW]hgil ci abu[. av jEn]pzdvk>]yi I>ut]ky]l A pW]hgh cuukyfem]f[ `e AzgHh" `u pru. aE]L Ep]i, "ati}; ave pW]hgil abem]uh k]f]niTyi}. atu w]NkUTi p>iEs]Dic{iut]f[" `u pru. \Ten nU>i,"Ae>}]h p>iEs]Dic{t]y]uh A pW]hgibmu[" `u pru.
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"`]fbh?" `u Ep]i Ec]dic{tinu nU>i "mUHUR L[ |Timu<mu]kuh. atu te" `u>h pru. pie |Timu<mu]vukyie}uh \]kuemuh avR til ve> v]dic{tieEsSh `]l aet]u p>Iic{u En]femuh Ep]iyuh aente `u nU>iyuh pru xtic{u. azpk]>h Ep]iyueT mke mUHURc{Rnux>ic{[ O>u zkiy nTu O>u [ Ep]iyuh nU>iyuh ecuEcRu. aE]L vRSk]m}]yi>uu. |Timu<mu]ku tinu fem]uh muHURm]kutuve> ki>uumi}. `iuh muHURxmym]yE]L epe[ O>iTimu<mu]yi. atu Ek[ autp>vsn]y v]<m]Evie]i "a]! mu< mhgEm" `u pru. |tu nimih nU>iu "mu<mhgh" ` Ep>u xiic{u. aEHie pu>]tnm]y |}E>u "mhgh" `u m]ztm]yi>uu. mu<mhgemutu k]zkEmf mu<mhgem]yi. vT>]y ci nU>im]R "mu<]mhgh" `uh pry]ru[. |Timu<mu]ytin]l A zkiy muTukyuh avieTUTi yi>uve>}]h kUTi Ep]iyueT mkn[ "abpW]hg]>N" `u Ep>iTukyuh aen mu<mhgu nU>iyueT AzgHh p>ipURm]yi x]Diukyuh ecy[tu. an>h mu<mhgu nU>iyueT AzgHzpk]>h v]<m]EviE]i te puztN gfic{u]ivc{i>u nUruxhvlx>e pW]hgvuh `Tuu cuukyukyuh atinu pk>h pW]hgh gfic{u]ie]Tuf emuh nU>iEy]T]vsYeTukyuh nU>i |Timu<mu]k] mUHURE]TukUTi Ayi>h xhvlx>e pW]hgh gfic{u]ie]Tuukyuh ecy[tu. A pW]hgh |E]<uh v]<m]EviE]iyueT mii>iuue]f[ EkLvi. mu<mhge nU>i jEn]pk>]Rm]yi k]dIph mut]y jEY]lxYzgL kUT]et Asoch, zp]yih mut]y vy[u aEnkh zpm]fzguh eenSDcu mut]y
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ve> B]S]zguh B]fh, ek]Tiyvi>Hh mut]y p xhx[kZtzgumu]iyiu[. avyil ptuh ac{Tiu kyuh ve> zpc]>hxiiukyuh ecy[tiuvy]ky]l av yueT gufpoS[Yei Ouhte pryui}. mu<umhgu nUti>i xhx[kZtiuh B]Syiuh O]E>] Asoczgu]iyiu[. AsoczgL Everyuh p mH]M]>umu]Iueiuh avyie]uh mu<mhgu nUti>iyueT AsoczgE]h xRv{xttVvuh zpc]>vuh xiic{ii}. Aek]eT En]iy]l aEHh O>u x>xkviyuh n} vidV]num]yi>uu `ute vic]>iEiyi>iuu.

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p[ pzu ek]}h k<iyuE]L ti>un]v]y mfl uruvc{u O>u m]m]h nTukyuh atinu xk n]u >]j]M]>uh avieT ecu kUTukyuh ecy[ti>uu `utu zpxim]fE}]. m]Gm]xie evupil v>u mkh nzth xhbic{]f[ |o aTiyi>h nTiv>ut[. atin]l |tinu "m]Gmkh" `u n]mh xiic{u. atu E]pic{u mH]mkh `uh m]mkh `uh OTuh "m]m]" emum]yiIRu. O>il m]m]il xhbi]n]yiE]y etuhkUR viy >]j]vinu mEYm]Rh O>u p>u(ku>u)vie \pzdvh ks]yiIRu. >]j]D]niyilniu pureE]Lte aEHinu |o p>uvie axHYt kuEre \]yi>uu. `iuh atu x]>mi} `uh aTiyi>inu Ep]k]etyi >i]N nivZiyi}E}] `u vic]>ic{]f[ aEHh Ep]yt[. p>u `u pr]l atu Ekvh ni]>m]y O>u p>uv}]yi>uu. zpEmHu>uevuh Ayi>i `uh muh pryu viy vk p>uv]yi>uu. Ou>u divxe y]zt k<iE]E<uh p>u mutuk[ O>u c<i km<[iyiTE]h vut]vukyuh Evdn xHi]N vy{]ety]yiI>ukyuh ecy[tu. aen Ep]yi O>uviDh AUR niyueT |}u ecuEcRu. `um]ztm}, ae ni xuzpxin]y n} eevdYnuh Ayi>uu. Agtn]y atii etuhkUR viy >]j]v]efriE]L ni ve> Ad>Ev]TukUTi aEHe xl>ic{i>uukyuh xbHum]nh kuszps[nh ecy{ukyuh ecy[ttieEsSh AgmnzpEy]jnh `eu Ec]diukyuh ecy[tu. aE]L >]j]v[, t]N m]m]il xhbi]n]yi]f[ pureetuh mEDYm]Rgh piTkvY]Di b]Ditn]yiIRuevuh Evdn duHm]yi>iuuevuh atin]l \Ten dInh EBdm]i ti>un]v]y[[ ayy[femuh pru. ni p>uvie iti En]iytie EsSh "|tu EBdm]yiu m]m]inu Ep]vuk
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eyut[ ax]Ym]f[. O>u m]xh |vieT t]mxi]emue il w]N dInh EBdm]i ayy[]h. atilur k]hek][ `]l atu x]DYm}" `u pru. niey]L Ey]gYn]y O>u eevdYN BUE]kiie}u a]u zpxi m]yi>utin]l aEHh prtien >]j]vu xtic{u. ni >]j]vinu t]mxiuv]N te p]yu>m]ik O<iuek]Tuu kyuh mury[[ cikiX A>hBiukyuh ecy[tu. aen ~kEdsh O>u m]xh k<iE]E<uh p>u n}Ep]e p<uu. pie, aet]u kIrfemu ni niyic{u. ecruil sx[ztzkiyy[[ ati xmRn]yi>uueviuh zp]y]DikYhnimih eeky[[ O>u viryl b]Dic{i>itin]l a]u ni[ at[ ~vuh du]DYm]yi>uu. aEHie puztM]R aE]L Ekvh kuikum]yi>uu. atin]l ni te kUeT pic{u t]mxic{i>u zpD]n siSYn]y v>ium]E>i nU>i ]TiEn]T[ "`] nU>i[ |o ku>uev]u kIruk vEy{?' `u Ec]dic{u. nU>i]Tu s]x[ztp>i]nhek]uh cikiXkL ecy[tu p>icyhek]uh p<hek]uh eekufYhek]uh n} eevdYenu O>u Ep>u x]dic{i>unu. `iuh aEHh atuve> sx[ztzkiyey]uh ecy[ti>ui}. `uv>ukiuh buim]nuh xmRnum]y aEHin[ |t[ duS[>m]yiE]i yi}. "gu>un]N aTui>u[ anuzgHpURvh pru t]l w]nitu ecy{]h" `[ aEHh mrupTi pryukyuh azpk]>h te niyueT x]iDYE]TukUTi p>u kIrukyuh ni pieyuh y]viDi cikiXkL ecy{ukyuh Aek mUum]xh ek][ >]j]vu pUR xuKe zp]piukyuh ecy[tu. |o k]iniTy[u m]m]h k<iu Ep]vuky]l >]j]vu niuh nU>i]iEuh pviD x]nuh muh ek]Tuu xE]Si ic{iu xV>]jYiEu mTi. au etuhkUR >]j]M>ueT >]jD]ni |E]L ti>uvit]hkUriuLei>iu "ti" ` ]yi>uu.
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etuhkUR >]j]vu xVEdsEu mTiytie EsSh ~t]nuh divxh k<iE]L v]>ium]E>i nU>i]iE[ ae zs]m]yi. atu xEH]d>M]E>]TukUTi Evt]ky]l niEy]T[ anuv]dh v]ie][ aEHh |}Eu Ep]yi. aEHh |}u ecE]L aEHie EjYS[N aEH E]T[ "t]N sx[ztzkiy ecy[ttuek][ tE]TukUTi w]nuh anujM]>uh zs]mU]N p]Tie}uh tE]TukUTi wL bi nTuky]efil zs]in[ A>uh v>ikyie}uh nueT xVjnL pri>iuu. avR azpk]>h prtu nY]yvum] fE}]. zb]f>il aeevdYM]R}]et sx[ztzkiy viDic{i uE]? atin]l t]nen ecy[ttu etutey]ef]f[ v]Y]M]R, eevdikM]R mut]yv>ueTyuh aBizp]yh. w]nv E>]Tu Ec]diukyuh ecy[tu. O>umic{u zs]mU]emu A>uh pri}" `u pru. atuEku eevdYN nU>i]T[ "aeny]f[ ave>]e pryuetil O>umic{u zs]mUfem i}. w]N |E]Lte gu>un]e |}Eu Ep]kuu" `u pr[ aE]Lte avieTni[ |riE]vukyuh niyueT aTuei viv>em}]h pryukyuh ecy[tu. |tu EkE]L t]Nnimih te zpiysiSYn[ |zpk]>h O>u xVjn s]xYin[ |Ty]yE}] `u vic]>ic{u siSYvXn]y niu ve> kuf[itmu]yi. `iuh aEHh atu puru k]fi]et eeD>YxEmth "|tuek]u nU>i Ouh viS]di E: nU>i |vieT t]mxic{uek]u. w]N prtu Ektu ek]u nU>iu Em]l Ezsy}]et Ed]Sh v>ikyi}. gu>utVmuvRu Ed]Sh v>femil |osV>N |e}u v>fh. nU>iyueT |}h |tute `u vic]>ic{uek]u. |o kuTuhbmu k][ nU>i[ |vieT y]et]>u xV]tzYurvuh v>ikyi}" `u pru. "gu>un]N prtu Ep]eey]e ey]f[ `e visV]xvuh" `u nU>i]Tuh pru. aumutl aEHh A |}e O>]eE]e avieTe i>t]mxm]ukyuh zs]divxh ni O>u nU>iey v>ui zs]h nTic{u ek]Tuukyuh ecy[tu.
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an>h aDikh t]mxiy]et ni nU>i]iEu piy duRGTxhgtiyuh aEHh niyueT |}ute t]mxic{u v>u viv>vuh k]fic{[ Oe><ue<uti O>u dUte pl ek]Tuu etuhkUR viy >]j]vie aTuyc{u. niyueT `<uu dUtN ek]u ecu >]j]vinu ek]Tut[ O>u n} avx>i]yi>uu. a]u vyx[>yi}u pu>uS M]>]>umi}]ety]yiI>ukyuh O>u knYkm]zth EsSiukyuh ecy[ky]l A knYkey xRv{xVd]nm]yi viv]Hh k<iic{u dukyuv]N Ae>y]f[ Evetu >]j]vu Ev Aukum]yi AE]cic{uek]i>u xmy]f[ niyueT BZtYN `<uu ek]u ecu >]j]vinu ek]Tut[. `<uu v]yic{u EkE]L |et]>u suBfm]efuh |o nU>i ]iee]ute A knYkey viv]Hh k<iic{[ vyx[k> yi}u dukyfemuh >]j]vinuh avieTkUTiyi>u |t> jnLuh Et]ukyuh A viv>inu >]j]v[ Oe><ue<uti niyueT aTuE[ A BZtYe plte ek]Tuyy[u kyuh ecy[tu. >]j]vie `<uu ke]L ni[ ap>imitm]y xE]Smu]yi `ut[ viEsSic{[ pryfemi}E}]. ni A `<uu nU>ip]iEu k]fiukyuh Ep]k]N mnuE] `u Ec]diukyuh ecy[tu. atinu nU>i]T[, "gu>un]N pr]l `vieT Ep]kutinuh `niu xtm]f[. viEsSic{[, D]>]h vx[tuvkkuh zpsx[tiyuh eevdYp]>>Ymu vyx[>yi}ie \Tmnuh etUkUR >]j]vie zpiy eevdYnum]yiI>u k]>Yil `niu ve> xE]Smu[. `iuh czmve tiLBjnh muTu k]>Yil `niu ve> mnx[t]pvumu[. atu w]N ve>]m]yi niRviG[nh nTiE]>ut]fE}]" `]fu mrupTi prt[. "AE]cic{[ |hEp]e ecy{uk. `niu niRbmi}. nU>iu Em]l Ezsyx[k>m]yi>iutu >]jvie Hit]nuvRiy]yi Ek]y
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u Ep]yi t]mxiu]t]yi>iuh. atuek]u pru `E \u" `u niyuh pru. nU>i]ie HZdyh Aek]eT atYh xhsyzgx[t m]yiIRu. Ep]y]le]]emu AzgHh atiks]yi vRic{u. m]xie]>il czmvu Ep]yi dRsnh k<iuk eyu ptivu muiuk `u k]>Yh atYh vYxnk> m]yiIRu. niyueT |}e t]mxh `uh xuKm]yi>i]N t>mi}E}]. gu>un]e k]h k<i]lie EsSmuvRu nU>i]ie Ep>il aztyuh x[EnHvuh v]XYvumu]kuEm]? "aE]L kTic{tumi}, piTic{tumi}" ` itiyi]yiI>uh. atil EBdh eedvgtY] Bic{ B]gYe \Epi]etyi>i y]fE}]. Aek]eT nU>i]I[ ~vuh ku<ivs]yi. \Ten aEHh czmvE[ Ep]yi. avieTec{u kuic{uet]<ut[ "`}]h EvtuEp]e Ai>fh" `u xV]mixiDiyi