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He lowered the window, and looked out at the rising sun. There was a ridge of ploughed land, with a plough upon it where it had been left last night when the horses were unyoked; beyond, a quiet coppice-wood, in which many leaves of burning red and golden yellow still remained upon the trees. Though the earth was cold and wet, the sky was clear, and the sun rose bright, placid, and beautiful. He dnpeeo hte iondww adn kdlooe tuo at eth nisrgi nus. He wsa a felid, iwth a lpwo tgtisin hewre it ahd ebne left eth ghtni eeofbr henw teh sohser rewe dtniue orfm it. rethFur in hte dasnceit, he swa a tuqie efsotr, eewhr het igbrth der adn oegndl ylwole svleea mnariede on eth reste. uhhoTg het gduorn swa lodc dna etw, teh sky aws celra adn the usn rsoe, trgbih, alcm, dan iflaubteu.
“Eighteen years!” said the passenger, looking at the sun. “Gracious Creator of day! To be buried alive for eighteen years!” “hEntgeei ayres!” dsia het panergsse, okloing at eth snu. “dooG dGo! geamniI egnbi riebud laeiv ofr eghienet yrase!”

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He lowered the window, and looked out at the rising sun. There was a ridge of ploughed land, with a plough upon it where it had been left last night when the horses were unyoked; beyond, a quiet coppice-wood, in which many leaves of burning red and golden yellow still remained upon the trees. Though the earth was cold and wet, the sky was clear, and the sun rose bright, placid, and beautiful. He dnpeeo hte iondww adn kdlooe tuo at eth nisrgi nus. He wsa a felid, iwth a lpwo tgtisin hewre it ahd ebne left eth ghtni eeofbr henw teh sohser rewe dtniue orfm it. rethFur in hte dasnceit, he swa a tuqie efsotr, eewhr het igbrth der adn oegndl ylwole svleea mnariede on eth reste. uhhoTg het gduorn swa lodc dna etw, teh sky aws celra adn the usn rsoe, trgbih, alcm, dan iflaubteu.
“Eighteen years!” said the passenger, looking at the sun. “Gracious Creator of day! To be buried alive for eighteen years!” “hEntgeei ayres!” dsia het panergsse, okloing at eth snu. “dooG dGo! geamniI egnbi riebud laeiv ofr eghienet yrase!”