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"A@ @US U ?"

"cU AUT Rc c-vc S | AgAR @ ~T wS Ai@ s@T ~a gc @, SqU @ S | ~AT A@خ \vc S | R ZS ~T jBxv@ oU |"

"cc, j ToF ~c jBxvR Bwɦ @ UUS @ @ ?"

" Bv scq | ~FTA@ ~AS TSF AcZFɩ aS A@ SAS, ~TAS ~S@ j@BS jBxv o Uc | ~TAv ~crF cr gU AaU, qAUS, ^f | OTl@ F PA AwAaU ~T ToF |" wHA OZ TS co q ^f jBxv g iU, TS U @TS sS ~SFTSm wU OZv |

cɮv ZS j@v r ToF b@a | cr AWA d mRU r | STv Z O @UT, A@ا @Sv w @^ aɦ ~ @S gK UZ Sq | OU wA cr ~m wa c | m S Aha | ZAS@v W j@v vATSɮ wa jU | A@aQH AcrT jc | cr A@a U@ STU | co ɩ aS BSF | Bfc ~ w BSq iU | ~T@ ABڮ @U STc A@S | |

"S:, s, ~AT ABASޫ Aq |"

"~S c^ΨR A@ ~q ~q j A ~a ?" R ST ABڮ @U wHA |

"S:, BSq @U@ɩ @ | @J@ئS OU aUv UZ@, R ST Bfc, cr ST-vT @a qAToFq | ~ AXfBS w, ~q ~q jT-j TFSBTxv @a | aɦ wS-R w | ceU wS @Fv ~a R | BSq ~T ިS c^Ψ | @U@ɩ @ c ja jZS, j@خ TA@Av W jUT ~ A@ |"

Bfc ceU UZ cSS gU gA @ | R T cB AOAi AUZ ~AT @ɴ@ AZAS | BT c ~ FɦAU OB aɦ w\ cq S |

w TFSBTxv ަ OAaU, ~q ~q jT-j O^ AS | wSv ASR R Z AaU, Zc s Z w S, c TI TI U gU s |

"c: Zc qxvAmve c^Ψ ~S | R @ش AAB AS co |"

"S, Bfc qeABf ~ w q@SAT wBrS @a | w Tmvɮ @ @q a ~q-~q-jT-j b@U | Bfc wBrS ~ AS, jZS بU vqT AF @a |

@vwU cAS cAUAS |
wHA QH Sɮv ~a | ~T @UB j@BS خ AaUS, A@ j@v ~Z AaU cU ɳ @ S S | wHAR A@ @T SA@ ? ABڮ @c gcUT A@ا TS U ~g c |

cɮv S AU @@c | j@ j@ i ަU cq | ~S@q v@v@ Zc | wR Acmv A@Sa F@v |

cɮ aɦU ~c ~T @ d U | wHA wUv B @ cU U gC d @a, cɮ JA @ T UQ @AaUT | ~crF R gQ Sq | q j@qgc @ cU s UwU |

"~S c^Ψ ~FTA@ @ػ A@ T ? ɰAwA AS R A@ gca ?"

"Bfc @ATASmv | ~FTA@@ F @ S | c w ~FTA@ @ػ A@av FASrS ~a | TFSBTxv @ ~FTA@S @ɲASq ݩ O@A | c ~c S |

"TFSBTxv @a, S ! TS ~ j@BS vSArU nfɮ |"

"J: @ ɮUT ~AT |" s cUaS | "j@v @AAAmv@ | ~AT cUAaUT A̮O UqS ~ɮ | q@SATv cr gUq cI | A@ا AB U S | v@ ݮ Bw @ O |"

"ASB mofS cO ݮ @v ~AT WpH @A |" wB iU wHA | "~AS ~T@ cc cUAaU, R ~T wS j@v rNR \vqAS | A Ac j-j AxvR Z @AaU ~T , cUAaU T wS j@v AAgUrS, o j@v \vR, Uq s T OR c | R TZ UA T OU jAaUT | ~ @q ...." wHA Av A@av ^ ZU | " @q, cIUS, ~T Aa aAS R |"

"Aa aAS TS ? ~S@ ɦ @ cha SA@ ?"

"~T AAv wAAcAo R SZ޻H | R O @Sgc ~T@ AA AS s | A@ا ~ATR Ai@ @ UAa T wUR ~ R o c S | A@aq ~FTA@ ASB@ cOc S | j@c AwAa, R AZ AAa ~AT A@, cF | jc Td@ R jq gc s jq AgAv SwU c S R | A@ا TrA@U U .... "

"A@, A@ TrA@U ?"

"TrA@U ha jq r, jq r TSK, s jZSR ~T@ mf@ @ S, ~T H@ TS S, ~T Ar\@ TS S | jZSR j cI UT S s @pA YlA o@o@AS S q ~AT, ~T wS ~AT @pA @r | q BSFq ~AT cpA@ ~S A | ~ R cU ~T wS SA@ ~ޮempA ! rU cB^ U | @S AgcS jr @ OU sc S cUS ? s r wfc, r A@gc ASB Ag ~v@ Z BSS ?"

~T qha @AaU Sɮv ZU AS R OZv gU @ Z, Ai@ @ةv ~S Ia ZS @ | c @U Ar بU ia, S@ v @ @Ja |

"A@gc ?"

"S AZ | Tm oH ToF @بT BA @ c s T TS @S AgcS@ ZUq AT T SfO @ rXo BSc, ~w@ AS U@ cQ|H s@T @̩, @T | @mv AmvT gfKH BS, c B^ AcO S, Ag AcO | Ag Qn s AF@ cQ|H, j@Tn q v@ ݮ vS@ ~mf@ @ r @ sc | ~FTA@ sq ɰAwA U@, Ag swF T ~ S | j r TR S, rXoR @ S, U @S, @S :Z Ag jZS @c?"

Wɦ SɦUT ~AT, R @ U iA@ sRq jZS ~T @B |

"jZS A ~ɮ cFU cA iAaUT | ZS@ @ AZ ~T cA Ai@ \vA@ j@v AUTABS JA ~a | ~FTA@ @ sv ~T U @̩, Ai@ q@T j@v | AS AS JA @ة q AUTABS | ~T@ Ug Zɩ | BST s ~AT Aw B ZU i ަUq Rv a c | ~T@ R cU OAaU s FZ , wAv T - jq@T B-B wA T@ A A - AT o ~T sR | wAv TS A ~AT Jv sT, cT qg OZ TS ˨ UT | TɮZS@ jq@T @U, sZS ZU s ~AT A@aq ɦ c S, wA ~ɮ c^ wU | , R! sv @U v ~oH, ~AcrɮF ...."

~AT ~c j@v TS A@ IJ@ ަUT |

"~FTA@ rK A@ ~AT cr hapU AaUT | T ZT, T-cAB @̩T - ~ɮU R SB̰A @̩ cU ~ Z O AwAaU cU S | TS ~T qha T ~AT s ZAr @c, R A@ ! jZS j @B ~gc ~c Rq KU T Oɦ A iU | Acw ɦ OSS ?"

Acw ɦ@ cFU @ػ mvfv cU s | AcrU AcrU @S ~crF @ػ mvfv@ aA sc, c mv cr d | cFU O aU-T q@j j@Tn ɮvqT U Acw W cS, ~TR @Aa j@c |

"cFU @ Acw ɦ AOSc S ?"

"Sɮ cU ZS j@v c ~a BSS ?"

c RZS wɰZS@ ~a | wv cFU rq c gA | j ZUZAU T ZR g ~SF @S r cU TS S | c "Sɮ" cU @S c TS ަa S |

"sq@, Sɮ cU j@v Acw ~a | ~Xg c, Rv ZS ~FmvSv T K@ AcrS @ | Sɮ ~AT j@ ^cU Aw O SO-wS بA @AaUT | cA AAaUT AS g | ިcU, A@a @ Sq, cA c c q AB-A wT ZAa | cr gUq ha | AAB j@v A@ AS, co ASA TFwSAv@ S^ A@ػ A@a Zha | il wT AT j@ ^f WAK@ cUUS "~T j@v dLkH WKH ~a |" s ZU, ~AS gc cS S !"

q AB-A wT TIZS TK@ A@ Z v AFq ~AT gc UT S |

"j@BS ~FmvSv@ ZU, TrkSF g cha | q OU jU T prF, j@Av ɰ AZ ZU T R sha | a, a cr A@aQH U AZv | cF@wɴ ^ ATAB@ , il A@ U, SfO ST @U , ST ST Ie @ BU wU | mnfS UZ بv iU q qݨ xv v@ @, qݨ qU UB jgAAe | cIUS cFv?"

~mf@ @c S s j oS ~JU cF-F ~T T A@aTn b@U S | ~c@ gcv TZ بv iAaU ASEOq, wHA j@T TvcAXo Axvmv Z cr r a TS U |

"~FmvSv TS A@ ? Sɮ, R BS s wA ~AT Sɮ AwAaUT | T R A T AZ cha | v @ ? ~AT, ZU ~@r sAha, ~ɻl s ZAr @Aa | BU wUT, ~˻ jgc ASB qha T cAAc T @B @U, cAr mofSO s @ cU, ~T AHA c oe | ~T Ar\f LL, ~ cpA ~S QT, TS s BSF ~T@ R @, v ~AT ASBq rK @ UAa ~m ~m | v R A@aq A O S | q BSFq j @ | A@ا xvv ha R QT ̵, Bmv ~gcSf !"

q AB-A wT AT ~FTA@ wHA@ coS @ Aha, @v gc Aw ~T A wU, A@ا jZS ɮ j@c OU S, U@v BfcS j@v dLkH cF jv |

"FJ, AFq gc s S |"

"~T Tm OU-OUS R BS | T ~AT s ZS AvAg qABA ZAa, R R BS | ~T ZS T-R ZAaU, ~c@ ~T@ ABڮ @U "jv A@ ZU ? ~AT A@a cAUAS, cUU T g s Zc | A@ا AS @ ~AT coS wUT | ~T e@\R AXH U, A@aq R o c S | j ~R TH Aa s ~T@ R OZ OZ Za, j@ j@ UgS AZa, A@ا ~AT R Uc, A@aq R jq TmAS TS Sc S |"

~T ZS j@T ~R A@a ~oH WvS S qha @a, ABڮ @UT, "~ A@ TH US ?"

wHA cUU "~S@, ~S@, ToF j@v cUAa, SUq cIcS @ R MJa | AS AcAvr @ɴA^U j@v ecA@ US ha | rF jZS@ jTcFA SS empA@ ~Aخ U@ AO @A R | ~T @a j@v @ɦ AaU | wAaUT | c s j@v A AwAaU | sZS MJaUT ZS q ~Aخ cp Aha, co AcAcA | AcAcA g A@ A@ @g @ AS | ZUokU ~cAo MJaAaU, ~AT sR Tnq j@v U@ i Aw R @S-@S A@a cUU, - Rq clv ~T A@ A@ - j@c rK A cAaUT ~AT - cUU "q ~U Av F ~ OAU OFAUS | W gA U@ @ش A@a cIU S, ~AT aɦ | A@ ZS, c TS R@T j@v @ R@ A cUU, ~T@ rSc cU | cq R @S |"

~T TS U cAU U ~AS B i wUS Tq, j@c OAU OFAUS ~S@ US @ AU | A@-S A@ AAn c gc gcS mq qhav Z AUT |

TZ cUUT "~S@ A Aha S U R |"

S gc ɮU wHA | "HH O @a @c @ U | A@ا ~T BR c sha, ~ | o r U@ j@v sF - A@ا sF s j@ذT c S S | @kw qTA mUU U@O A jUT A@aAS ~w | chOU@ BSUT ~FTA@ ~wɮS @, R T BS OqUT, ~AS gc cS S A@ AH T R | ~AT To wAa qg-A aUT @ S | ~T rA cA Aa R |

"chO ~L뮯SS ~S@ Tq c Oq cAr |

" s cUaS S | Rq ~T ~r | R Ai@ @ PA @ c |"

cFU fTS OU jAa ~T | ~ co ~oWxv ToFq MJa sc cɮ mvrS |

wHA @ co rK wU | ~T@ A@av Acf T@ɻ Wɦ S i BSU A@ OU wU | ~ATR ~T BSU A@ OU wUT |

JOv cB wa, ~U C SAU @ @TU d @a | ks A@ ~crF jZS gU @ @S sha S | ~ ATASv r@ q sc | ~@r A@a aS-avS TW ~a | cr Br j@ZS ksɻm c cI sha | TWU w ZS AcAg^ C Z sc, U@ cB @ ~̯ @ cAS |

cFU ksɻmU gA ^ |

w aS A cUU "A@ ~̯ @AaAU cU | cXo j@v wU ~QH c@c@ | Tm c U@ @AhaU ~ ɮAaU |"

U@BS s @ha v ~AT cIAaUT | cUUT, "U@v A@ا cr qxvAmve |"

"Z qxvAmve, ~m wU rU |"

cFU j wa | @Sv qeAB |

"S !"

A @UT |

~c r Av A ja wHA | "~S Tv BSUS S ~FTA@ @ػ | ~AT AUZT |"

"cUUT s, Rqvq ~T T |"

"TS Rq ~L뮯S cFv | j@A@ A ZU ~crF v j@v Ao ~mq cv | ~L뮯S O c ~ A@ ~a TSK |"

cIUT S AFq U A@S | jQH@ @ ~Ssf ASB s ~FTA@ scf UgS Rq cmAv Aq ha @a ~ TS @A AUT S | c UZ@ BU @ BSF ݩ dH @S ~qA R AO AaU ~T, A@ا A@ @c, j AcK s AFq ~S@ gc A@a c @ AAS |

cFU vATS sZS cɮv b@U ZS ksv j@v @TUUc UB^ T wU | v @ Z U qha @a |

cq i a Av a | TS A@a U@ wɰwɰ TU, j@-j@ @ U ST UwU |

wHA j@v Tn q cFw | jAw Aw v@ @ @S J@ ST a |

~AT ZS Av U @ F@ c @Aa | A@a S cUq OU wU wHA ~T j@v ~c@q UwU |

ST sR Tnq c ASBS ~T A@ O SgkA A ɮ UwU |

"~S Pos ~a cv, ~AT U ASBq wU sT |" j@BS cUU |

Bfc cUU "R@ c@ s AAU @S cU ?"

~AT c A@ O ɮUT j@c | A@ cI OqUT @ BS |

"S |"

BSU Ai@ U j JAa wHA | c ~CU U cUU "~T U cq Z | ~FTA@ ~T c S | AT T T U | ~AT ~T T |" @U cU j@c Tv IJA@ Jv ~̯ @U |

qeABf "qݨ" ceU ASv coS s @S j@v , A@ا ~AT ASAEO s wHA jq rK "qݨ" ceU "AT"|

TB OZ j@BS wU ~T ASWxv ~U "~AS" @ "AT" ST jU, jv j@v WvS cv |

k Ag ToF wHA@ Z UT | T q ccU @F, ABS | BF@v - ~ɰTm@ TA@ػS K@ | @kw @A jmvv TAU@, AcrU ݮ ASEOq | A@ا SO-wS @ cpA ST | ~c TA@ػS j@ sXoR @ OUa |

A@ec ~ATq j@ T Ji, kH Aavwm j@ TSK s@ ASWxv o s ZAr cAIa |

ksv@ ~ Z sha S |

wHA j@c A @U | ZUT Sɮv ZU Ua |






jq UZ ~S @TS UwU ?




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