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This moved the imagination into the realm of global cultural processes, and it soon became central to all forms of agency. The sender and receiver should practice great and intense concentration. I think if I had been dressed I would have run out of the garden, into the street---run away altogether. Syllablecounting metres, as well as strophic forms, are used in popular, or “low,” poetry; only in post-classical Arabic were some strophic forms introduced into “high” poetry.

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