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the distance that light travels in a vacuum in 1 year; 5.88 trillion miles or 9.46 trillion kilometers
  • And even to say "southern heaven" is to try to familiarize terrific convulsions of fire in the million light-year distances (and why, from space to space, does the occupancy have to be by fire?
    Chapter 18 (54% in)

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