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Friday, December 19, 2014, 10:34 a.m.

The perfect sentence

The search for the perfect sentence continues. There are times when I find it and hold it in my mind clear and vivid, golden, glistening, unchanging and unchangeable, each word in its perfect preordained place, and turn it this way and that, letting it shimmer and reflect, and see nothing but its transcendent glow. Then I wake up.

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