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Bernardin de Saint-Pierre
Brilliant, like transparent plates of mother-of-pearl.
Changeless as a ray of light.
Dies away like a peal of cathedral bells.
Fleshless as a skeleton.
Serene as a winter sunset.
Smooth as a mirror.
Transparent as air.
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