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  It begins at the foot of a mountain, a slice of which has been carved away by bombardment to expose a field of yellow flowers beneath—it looks as if the entire base is hollow, an immense cave utilized for this pretty purpose. »
A Walk in the Garden
by Lucius Shepard
  Illustration by Paul Lombardi