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Be not deceived by the steady beating of the heart in my chest
For although blood rushes in and rushes out
My heart lies sleeping
Sleeping as if enchanted
Protected by magic walls
Encased in thorns
Lying dormant
Lying in wait

But do not think it lies in wait for you
Listen closely
It is beating

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