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  • A wailing cry sounded from the outer corridors, its volume muffled by the intervening hangings.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • This was a fight he had dreamed about man against man, skill against skill with no shields intervening.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • A kind of Heisenberg indeterminacy intervened: the expenditure of energy that revealed what he saw, changed what he saw.  (not reviewed by editor)

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