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… how they came to be near dead and unable to die.

… how dire exhaustion flung them, Hunter and Hunted, out of the Wide World.
… how they fell like burnt-out stars into this covert place where the Mill-Wheel turns parallel to the Wide World.

perpetual motion machine

perpetual motion machine

… how they picked themselves up, tended their bruises, and abandoned the hunt.

… how they settled in at the Mill like an old married couple, giving over to the Wheel their perpetual chase.

 

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