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Childhood's End
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  • The twin breathing orifices on either cheek-if those fluted, basalt curves could be called cheeks-emitted the faintest of whistles as Karellen’s hypothetical lungs laboured in the thin air of Earth.

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  • I grabbed the glass hemisphere and dashed it against one of the basalt blocks.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • Python’s tone was dry as basalt.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo

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