By Clarice Lispector
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A narrative of affection, religion, heartache, abuse, and self mirrored image. The characters of this tale have visible their fair proportion of adversities, but via all of it they may be able to locate one another and an ever lasting love. This tale may perhaps sound prevalent to a few and to a couple it will probably come as a shock to grasp that individuals adventure those matters.
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