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in the hope
To be young is to live in the hope of escaping youth; to be old, in the despair of having succeeded.
(...) leaps from each wave to wait underneath the boat in the hope that at last she's lost.
Modernity exists in the form of a desire to wipe out whatever came earlier, in the hope of reaching...
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