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He studies the silence
very closely and discovers
that there is another form
of water that is different from
our own. He wanders into a line
to register the patent, but the
line is very long and
there are groups of people
watching him. The crowds grow
as he gets nearer to the
officer who will give him
something that will
launch over the reign of men
and so he will soar over
the reigns of something
called fire.