do you understand the jealousy of the maw? for what does it devour generations? why does it blind us, bind us, stuff our ears with cotton and lies? it *envies* you. it, lifeless, dreams of living. and oh what it will do to come close to what it can never touch; what it will do to bring you close to the screaming edge of absence itself.
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