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twilight
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The Hobbit
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  • They used to go up like great lilies and snapdragons and laburnums of fire and hang in the twilight all evening!
  • The trees changed to beech and oak, and hire was a comfortable feeling in the twilight.
  • Yet the light only showed them endless lines of straight grey trunks like the pillars of some huge twilight hall.
  • In the Wide World the Wood-elves lingered in the twilight of our Sun and Moon but loved best the stars; and they wandered in the great forests that grew tall in lands that are now lost.

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  • It is a beautiful picture taken in twilight.
  • I awakened to a twilight sky, but did not know if the sun was setting or rising.

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